Jaira Burns premieres music video for new single “Ugly”

28 Jun

Jaira Burns has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Ugly” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (June 28, 2017).

“Ugly” was written by Alexandra “Allie X” Hughes (Lea Michele, Troye Sivan) and Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Kat Graham, Selena Gomez) alongside the song’s producers Henry “CIRKUT” Walter (Rihanna, The Weeknd) and Mathieu “Billboard” Jomphe (Madonna, Britney Spears).

As mentioned in various media outlets, Burns’ upcoming debut project is expected to arrive later this year via Interscope Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from Jonas Jeberg (Ella Eyre), Chelsea Lena (Jess Kent), Madison Love (Erik Hassle), Clare Reynolds (Jason Derulo), Dominique Vellutato (Mali-Koa), Chloe Angelides (Ariana Grande), Skyler Stonestreet (Liza Owen), Michelle Buzz (Chloe x Halle) and The Futuristics (Halsey).

Watch the music video for “Ugly” below.

Ray BLK teams with Dan Caplen for new single “Flat Champagne”

28 Jun

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British singer/songwriter Rita Ekwere, professionally known as Ray BLK, has teamed up with fellow recording artist Dan Caplen for his new single “Flat Champagne,” which will arrive on June 30 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Dan Caplen and Daniel “Bnann” Watts alongside Jordan Riley, who also co-penned and produced songs on the next projects by Dakota, Ella Henderson, KStewart, Grace Carter, L Devine, Nina Nesbitt, Raphaella, Becky Hill, Calum Scott, Mullally, and Zak Abel.

Meanwhile, BLK’s upcoming studio collection – featuring the Jimmy Napes-assisted “Doing Me” – is scheduled to arrive later this year.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Durt” reportedly boasts further contributions from Paul Epworth (Bruno Marks) Chris Loco (Erik Hassle), Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Craig David), MNEK (Tinie Tempah), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith).

Stream the audio clip for “Doing Me” below.

Tamar Braxton unveils music video for new single “My Man”

28 Jun

Tamar Braxton has unveiled the music video for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “My Man” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (June 28, 2017).

The track was written by Tamar Braxton alongside Corey Rooney, whose other credits include Mariah Carey’s “The Roof” and Jennifer Lopez’s “Ain’t it Funny,” and Bob Robinson (of production duo Tim & Bob), who previously teamed up with the artist on “Your Room,” “Tonight,” “Words” and “Miss Your Kiss.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tamar will release her next studio collection – which is executive-produced by Vincent Herbert and Rodney Jerkins – later this year via eOne Music and Tamartian Records.

The still-untitled collection serves as the follow-up to 2015’s “Calling All Lovers,” which debuted at number five on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Let Me Know” and “If I Don’t Have You.”

Watch the music video for “My Man” below.

Kamille teases new collaboration with Anne-Marie

28 Jun

Kamille has teased a new collaboration with Anne-Marie.

“Playing the piano while Anne-Marie sings some lovely tings,” the British singer-songwriter (real name Camille Purcell) posted to her Instagram.

Kamille’s songwriting resume boasts works with Little Mix (“Power”), Ella Henderson (“Glow”), Fleur East (“Sax”), Olly Murs (“Grow Up”), Cheryl (“Throwback”), Neiked (“Call Me”) Leona Lewis (“Mr. Right”), The Saturdays (“What About Us”), Sigma (“Find Me”) and Jessie J (“Hero”).

She has also contributed to the next projects by Jessie Ware, Rudimental, The Script, David Guetta, Louis Tomlinson, Jess Glynne, Ella Henderson, Rita Ora, Tamera Foster, Sigala, Era Istrefi, Calum Scott, Wiz Kid, and Ella Eyre.

Meanwhile, Anne-Marie is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “Ciao Adios,” “Alarm” and “Do it Right” – later this year via Major Tom’s Music and Asylum Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from RAYE, Amy Wadge, Stacy Barthe, Chelcee Grimes, Natasha Bedingfield, Jin Jin, Sasha Sloan, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Negin Djafari, Ed Sheeran, Levvi Lennox, JHart, Luke James, and Jean Baptiste Kouame.

Watch the music video for “Ciao Adios” below.

Mullally hits the studio with Jonny Coffer for new collaboration

28 Jun

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, professionally known as Mullally, has teamed up with Jonny Coffer for a new collaboration.

Coffer previously co-wrote / produced songs for Naughty Boy (“La La La”), Beyonce (“Freedom”), Emeli Sande (“Kung Fu”), Joel Compass (“Forgive Me”), Redlight (“Here with Me”), Tanika Bailey (“Fucking with My Heart”), James Arthur (“Get Down”) and Leona Lewis (“The Best and the Worst”).

Fans of his works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Jessie Ware, Tom Walker, Kiesza, Calum Scott, Ava Lily, Sigrid, Ella Eyre, Dagny, Marina & the Diamonds, Ryder, Ella Henderson, John Newman, and Cousin Marnie.

Mullally’s debut full-length project, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with GRADES (Kwabs, Raleigh Ritchie), Max McElligott (Etham, Craig David), Ari PenSmith (Lily Allen, Wretch 32) and Jordan Riley (WENS, Grace Carter).

Watch Mullally’s rendition of Zayn Malik’s “Pillow Talk” below.

Craig David taps Jin Jin for new album

27 Jun

Craig David has tapped the songwriting services of Janee Bennett, professionally known as Jin Jin, for his upcoming seventh studio collection.

The British singer/songwriter is known for co-penning Jax Jones’ “You Don’t Know Me,” Little Mix’s “Grown,” Jess Glynne’s “Hold My Hand,” Clean Bandit’s “Real Love,” Bakermat’s “Don’t Want You Back,” Alex Newell’s “Keep it Moving,” Sub Focus’ “Love Divine,” Tinie Tempah’s “Mamacita,” Foxes’ “Scar,” Fleur East’s “Like That,” Aston Merrygold’s “Trudy,” and Krishane’s “Drunk & Incapable.”

She has also contributed to the next projects by RAYE, Dom McCallister, Taya, Jonas Blue, Sabrina Carpenter, HRVY, Rita Ora, Sigala, Bobii Lewis, YEBBA, David Guetta, Ray BLK, Conrad Sewell, Anne-Marie, Mullally, Jess Glynne, Starley, Ella Eyre, Blonde, Sean Paul, Dido, Jasmine Thompson, Astrid S, Vance Joy, Dakota, Era Istrefi, Stanaj, and Janelle Monae.

Meanwhile, David is expected to release his next album later this year via Sony Music Entertainment UK in partnership with Speakerbox / Insanity Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions from Rachel Furner (Frances), Negin Djafari (Liza Owen), Eyelar (Tinashe), Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa), Lauren Faith (Kaytranada), Talay Riley (Usher), Ed Drewett (Britney Spears), Sam Dew (Zayn Malik), Max McElligott (Kiah Victoria), Claude Kelly (Jason Derulo) and Sam Romans (Alicia Keys).

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Jin Jin’s work!

Raleigh Ritchie enlists GRADES for new collaboration

27 Jun

British singer/songwriter Jacob Anderson, professionally known as Raleigh Ritchie, has enlisted the production services of fellow UK musician GRADES (born Daniel Traynor) for his upcoming project.

Notable credits by GRADES include Dua Lipa’s “No Goodbyes,” WENS’ “Bleed,” Sinead Harnett’s “Still Miss You,” H.E.R.’s “Lights On,” Tinie Tempah’s “Text from Your Ex,” Khalid’s “Winter,” Karen Harding’s “Those Girls,” Tove Lo’s “Lies in the Dark,” NAO’s “Bad Blood,” Tom Aspaul’s “Never Complaining,” Aanysa’s “Burn Break Crash,” and Fantasia’s “Wait for You.”

Fans of his work should also keep an eye on the next releases by Kwabs, Jess Glynne, Mullally, Ella Henderson, Starley, Jessie Ware, MAAD, Kara Marni, Cosima, Natalie La Rose, Mali-Koa, Kiah Victoria, Bonzai, Mabel McVey, Taya, Jasmine Thompson, KStewart, Mahalia Burkmar, Neiked, Ava Lily, RYDER, Grace Carter, Birdy, Georgia Ku, JONES, Becky Hill, and Wafiaa.

Meanwhile, Ritchie is expected to release his next project, which follows 2016’s EP “Mind the Gap” and LP “You’re a Man Now, Boy” – later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Chris Loco (Emeli Sande), Two Inch Punch (Rag’n’Bone Man), Iain James (Craig David), Rachel “Maiday” Moulden (Machine Gun Kelly), Warren “Oak” Felder (Liam Payne) and Jeff Gitty (Kelsey Lu).

Stream “Mind the Gap” below.