Dyo premieres music video for new single “Papaya” (featuring Lord Afrixana)

14 Jan

Dyo has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Papaya” – featuring Lord Afrixana – was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Tuesday (14 January 2020).

The track was co-written by Stacy Barthe, whose other credits include Beyonce’s “Brown Skin Girl,” Rihanna’s “Cheers,” Elle Varner’s “Kinda Love,” Teyana Taylor’s “Outta My League,” and Melanie Fiona’s “Like I Love You.”

Production duties on “Papaya” were collectively handled by Jay Weathers (Stormzy, Ed Sheeran), Scribz Riley (Khalid, Cardi B) and Ronald “GuiltyBeatz” Banful (Raye, Mr Eazi).

Dyo’s debut EP “Dyologue” – featuring previous singles “Arena,” “Go All the Way” and “Can’t Buy My Love” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Fans of her songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Kelis, David Guetta, Lauren Jauregui, Bree Runway, Ella Eyre, Hamzaa, Ryn Weaver, Zara Larsson, Claudia Valentina, and Dan Caplen.

Watch the music video for “Papaya” below.

 

Ella Eyre confirms new single “New Me”

13 Jan

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Ella Eyre has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “New Me” as her next promotional cut and will release it on January 16 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Eyre alongside Pablo Bowman of The Six (Little Mix, James Arthur) and Peter “Lostboy” Rycroft (Becky Hill, Claudia Valentina).

Eyre’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring the Banx & Ranx and Kiana Lede-assisted lead single “Mama” – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records UK.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Feline” reportedly boasts additional contributions from Supa Dups, Di Genius, Linnea Sodahl, Jay Weathers, MNEK, Tre Jean-Marie, Chiara Hunter, Laconic, Andrew Wells, Natalie Dunn, DannyBoyStyles, Hitimpulse, Invisible Men, and Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett.

Watch the music video for “Tell Your Mama” below.

 

Amanda Reifer reunites with Charlie Heat for new single “Rich Bitch Juice”

12 Jan

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Amanda Reifer has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Bajan singer/songwriter christened “Rich Bitch Juice” as her next promotional cut and will release it on 24 January via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was produced by Charlie Heat, who previously teamed up with Reifer on singles “Duppy” and “Bang Bang.”

Reifer’s upcoming debut project – which reportedly features additional contributions from Banx & Ranx, Diztortion, Supa Dups, Deputy, Marcus James, Jonah Christian, and Midi Jones – is expected to arrive later this year.

Watch the music video for “Duppy” below.

 

K. Michelle announces details for new album “All Monsters Are Human”

10 Jan

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K. Michelle has announced the details for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter (born Kimberly Pate) dubbed her fifth studio collection “All Monsters Are Human” and will release it on 31 January via Entertainment One Music / No Color No Sound Records.

Current promotional single “The Rain” – which samples New Edition’s 1988 hit single “Can You Stand the Rain” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2017’s “Kimberly: The People I Used to Know” also features contributions from Troy Taylor, Jazze Pha, Ronnie Jackson, Uforo Ebong, Darhyl “DJ” Camper,  Rico Love, Chad “C-Note” Roper , Drumma Boy, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, and Louis York (aka Claude Kelly and Chuck Harmony).

See the tracklisting for “All Monsters Are Human” below.

(1) Just Like Jay / (2) That Game / (3) The Rain / (4) All the Lovers / (5) Something New / (6) Ciara’s Prayer / (7) Omg / (8) Supahood / (9) Love on Me / (10) I Don’t Like You / (11) Table for One / (12) Can’t Let (You Get Away) / (13) The Worst

Alicia Keys unleashes new single “Underdog”

9 Jan

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Alicia Keys has unleashed her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Ed Sheeran alongside Johnny McDaid (Pink, Zara Larsson), Amy Wadge (Kylie Minogue, Thomas Rhett), Jonny Coffer (Beyonce, Rita Ora) and Foy Vance (Keith Urban, Rag’n’Bone Man).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Keys is expected to release her upcoming seventh studio album – featuring previous singles “Raise a Man,” “Show Me Love” and “Time Machine” – is expected to arrive later this year via RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Here” reportedly features additional songwriting contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “Underdog” below.

Celeste releases new single “Stop This Flame”

9 Jan

American-English singer/songwriter Celeste Epiphany Waite, known monomymously as Celeste, has released her new single online.

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

The track was collectively produced by John Hill (Khalid, Demi Lovato) and Jamie Hartman (Lewis Capaldi, Rag’n’Bone Man).

Celeste’s upcoming (and yet-to-be-titled) debut album is expected to arrive later this year via Both Sides Records / Polydor Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Stop This Flame” below.

 

Dyo confirms details for debut EP “Dyologue”

8 Jan

Dyo has confirmed the details for her debut EP.

The British singer/songwriter (born Dayo Olatunji) christened her first mini-collection as “Dyologue” and will release it on January 10 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Besides promotional singles “Arena,” “Go All the Way” (featuring Mr. Eazi) and “Can’t Buy My Love,” the highly-anticipated project features three new songs in the shape of “Real,” “Papaya” (featuring Lord Afrixana) and “Plans.”

“Dyologue” also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Jay Weathers, Stacy Barthe, Parker Ighile, JAE5, Scribz Riley, Alistair “AOD” O’Donnell, Mirza, Fraser Churchill, GuiltyBeatz, Joe Reeves, and Dion Wardle.

Fans of Dyo’s songwriting works should keep an eye on the next releases by Kelis, David Guetta, Lauren Jauregui, Bree Runway, Ella Eyre, Hamzaa, Ryn Weaver, Zara Larsson, Claudia Valentina, and Dan Caplen.

Stream the audio clip for “Can’t Buy My Love” below.