Archive | January, 2018

Grace Carter enlists Martin Sjolie for new collaboration

31 Jan

British singer/songwriter Grace Carter has enlisted Norwegian record producer Martin Sjolie for a new collaboration.

Sjolie recently co-wrote and produced “Strangers” for Norwegian recording artist Sigird, taken from her upcoming debut album under Island Records.

Sjolie’s resume boasts additional works with Maria Mena (“Where I Come From”), Nathan Sykes (“Good Things Come to Those Who Wait”), Markus Feehily (“Casablanca”) and Charlotte OC (“In Paris”).

Meanwhile, Carter is expected to release her upcoming debut project – featuring The 23rd-produced lead single “Silence” – later this year via Polydor Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional alliances with Fred Cox, Digital Farm Animals, Justin Parker, Om’Mas Keith, Two Inch Punch, Max McElligott, Harry James, Kane “KIN” Parfitt, Paddy Byrne, Ilsey Juber, Francis “Eg” White, Jordan Riley, Fabienne Holloway, and Philip Plested.

Carter’s current single “Ashes” – which was produced by G.O.O.D. Music signee Mike Dean alongside UK band RITUAL – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the audio clip for “Ashes” below.

Madison Beer confirms details for debut mini-album “As She Pleases”

31 Jan

Madison Beer has confirmed the details for her upcoming debut mini-album.

The American singer/songwriter dubbed her first EP “As She Pleases” and will release it on February 2nd via Access Records.

Current promotional single “Say It to My Face” – which was co-written by Sara Aarons and produced by Fred Ball – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from The Monsters & Strangerz, Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Rachel “Raye” Keen, Leroy “Big Taste” Clampitt, Madison Love, Fred Gibson, Brittany “Delacey” Amaradio, and Laconic.

See the tracklisting for “As She Pleases” below.

(1) Dead / (2) Fools / (3) Heartless / (4) Tyler Durden / (5) Home with You / (6) Teenager in Love / (7) Say It to My Face

Stream the audio clip for “Say It to My Face” below.

Caitlyn Scarlett premieres music video for new single “Happy When”

31 Jan

Caitlyn Scarlett has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Happy When” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Tuesday (January 30, 2018).

The track was co-written by Jonny Lattimer, whose other credits include Ellie Goulding’s “Starry Eyed,” Kwabs’ “Walk,” Sinead Harnett’s “Rather Be with You,” Rebecca Ferguson’s “Backtrack,” Foxes’ “Amazing,” Zak Abel’s “Rock Bottom,” The Shires’ “Common Language,” and Frances’ “Let it Out.”

Production duties on “Happy When” were handled by Fred Cox, who is also responsible for Kiah Victoria’s “Treat Me,” Betsy’s “Heavy Head,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Grace,” Denai Moore’s “Leave it Up to You,” Tanika’s “Fuck Boy,” Rosie Lowe’s “So Human,” and Chloe Leone’s “Comfortably Me.”

As mentioned in various media outlets, Scarlett’s upcoming project “Red Tape, Vol. 2” is scheduled to arrive later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Having recently signed a publishing deal with BMG, Scarlett has also penned songs on the forthcoming releases by Lennon Stella [RECORDS / Columbia Records] and Dan Caplen [Atlantic Records UK].

Watch the music video for “Happy When” below.

Cloves announces new promotional single “Bringing the House Down”

30 Jan

Cloves has announced the details for her new single.

The Australian singer/songwriter, real name Kaitlyn Dunstan, christened “Bringing the House Down” as her next promotional cut and will release it on February 1st via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Cloves alongside regular collaborator Justin Parker, whose resume boasts additional works with Lana Del Rey (“Video Games”), Ellie Goulding (“I Know You Care”), Rihanna (“Stay”), Keith Urban (“Shame”), Kwabs (“Fight for Love”) and Nikka Costa (“Arms Around You”).

Production duties on “Bringing the House Down” were handled by Starsmith, who is also responsible for Paloma Faith’s “Crybaby,” Mika’s “Staring at the Sun,” Jess Glynne’s “Hold My Hand,” Ella Eyre’s “Don’t Follow Me,” Jessie Ware’s “First Time,” and Kylie Minogue’s “Put Your Hands Up.”

As mentioned in various media outlets, CLOVES’ upcoming debut album is scheduled to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Better Now” below.

MAAD releases new promotional single “New Religion”

27 Jan

American singer/songwriter Natasha Jihane Ferguson, known mononymously as MAAD, has released her new promotional single online.

“New Religion” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by MAAD and fellow recording artist KStewart alongside Chiara Hunter (David Guetta, Paloma Faith), Ashley Milton (Sigrid, Tom Grennan) and Daniel Goudie (Calum Scott, Fleur East).

Production duties on “New Religion” were handled by GRADES, who is also responsible for M.O’s “Bad Vibe,” Fantasia’s “Wait for You,” Dua Lipa’s “No Goodbyes,” Sinead Harnett’s “Still Miss You,” Tove Lo’s “Lies in the Dark,” Khalid’s “Winter,” H.E.R’s “Lights On,” and Nao’s “Bad Blood.”

MAAD’s upcoming project and follow-up to 2017’s “Le Funk” – featuring the Hannah Yadi-assisted / Lostboy-produced lead single “Wonderland” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Overlook Terrace.

Stream the audio clip for “New Religion” below.

Julia Michaels liberates new promotional single “Heaven”

26 Jan

American singer/songwriter Julia Carin Cavazos, professionally known as Julia Michaels, has liberated her new promotional single online.

“Heaven” – which was produced by Rissi Palmer and written by Michaels alongside Taylor “Tayla Parx” Parks, Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike, Brian Garcia and Morten Ristorp Jensen – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track appears on the upcoming original motion picture soundtrack “Fifty Shades Freed,” which will arrive on February 9th via Republic Records.

The highly-anticipated collection boasts further guest appearances from Rita Ora & Liam Payne (“For You”), Jessie Reyez (“Sacrifice”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Capital Letters”), Kiana Lede (“Big Spender”), Sabrina Claudio (“Cross Your Mind”), Dua Lipa (“High”) and Shungudzo (“Come on Back”).

Stream the audio clip for “Heaven” below.

Charlotte Lawrence unveils new promotional single “Just the Same”

26 Jan

American artist Charlotte Lawrence has unveiled her new single online.

“Just the Same” – which was co-written by Marco “MAG” Borrero, Louis Schoorl, and PJ Bianco – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Lawrence’s upcoming project – featuring previous promotional single “Sleep Talking,” as well as further contributions from Jenna Andrews and Benny Cassette – is expected to arrive later this year via Human Re Sources.

Stream the audio clip for “Just the Same” below.