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Awa unleashes debut project “Cry.Baby”

19 Jun

Swedish singer/songwriter Awa Santesson-Sey, known mononymously as Awa, has released her debut EP online.

“Cry.Baby” – featuring singles “Love Songs,” “Comfortable,” “Like I Do” and “Too Late for That” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play, Tidal, Amazon Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Levi Lennox, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Shakka Philip, Tre Jean-Marie, ISM Beats, Aston Rudi, Ebenezer Fabiyi, Aalias, and Show N Prove.

Stream “Cry.Baby” below.

Awa hits the studio with Laura Welsh, Future Cut for new collaboration

12 Oct


Swedish singer/songwriter Awa Santesson-Sey, known mononymously as Awa, has teamed up with Laura Welsh and Future Cut for a new collaboration.

Welsh’s debut studio collection “Soft Control” was released in 2015 via Outsiders Recorded Music Limited / Polydor Records. That collection features singles “Cold Front” and “Break the Fall,” as well as productions from Dev Hynes, Emile Haynie, Joel Compass, Robin Hannibal, and Greg Kurstin.

Meanwhile, Future Cut’s production resume boasts works with Lily Allen (“Smile”),  Stooshe (“Black Heart”), Olly Murs (“Please Don’t Let Me Go”), Little Mix (“How Ya Doin”), Shakira (“Gypsy”), Laura Izibor (“Shine”), Melanie Fiona (“Ayo”), Ella Eyre (“Together”) and Mae Muller (“Leave It Out”).


As mentioned in earlier posts, Awa is currently working on her upcoming debut project under Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly features additional productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Cox, Negin Djafari, Luke Fitton, Joi Wynn, Kasper Larsen, Angela Beyince, Levi Lennox, Erika Nuri, Aston Rudi, Eyelar, Steve Booker, Autumn Rowe, Diztortion, and Lauren Aquilina.

Awa’s current promotional single “Comfortable” – which was produced by Aaron “Alias” Kleinstub and co-written by Justin Chaisson Smith – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

Bebe Rexha reveals artwork for new single “Gone”

20 Dec

Bebe Rexha - Gone

Bebe Rexha has revealed the Nikko La Mere-shot artwork for her new single.

“Gone” is lifted from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album, which will be released next year via Warner Bros. Records.

The track – written by Rexha along with Aaron Kleinstub and Bryan Fryzel – follows previous promotional cuts “I Can’t Stop Drinking About You” and “I’m Gonna Show You Crazy.”

Other musicians backing the “Take Me Home” star on the still-untitled LP are Fraser T. Smith (Adele, Leona Lewis), Christopher Braide (Sia, Christina Aguilera) and Jason Evigan (Madonna, David Guetta).

Watch the music video for “I Can’t Stop Drinking About You” below.

Bebe Rexha premieres music video for ‘Comeback Kids’

4 Sep


Bebe Rexha has premiered the music video for her new single online.

“Comeback Kids” – written by Rexha along with Peter Thomas, Aaron Kleinstub and Bryan “Frequency” Fryzel – is slotted for inclusion on the artist’s upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album.

As a songwriter, the newcomer has penned singles including “Like a Champion” by Selena Gomez [Universal Music Group / Hollywood Records] and “Glowing” by Nikki Flores [Chameleon Entertainment / Island Def Jam Recordings].

She has also collaborated with the likes of Frederik “Fredro” Odesjo (Candice Glover, Jessica Mauboy), Sandy “Vee” Wilhelm (Rihanna, Jennifer Lopez), Frankie Storm (Ciara, Kat Dahlia), Heather Bright (Fantasia, Justin Bieber) and Dreamlab: Leah Haywood & Daniel Pringle (Lady Gaga, Nicki Minaj).

Watch the Bojan Vanovic-directed clip below.