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Monica teams up with Akon for new song “Hustler’s Ambition”

26 Nov


Monica has debuted a new song online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Hustler’s Ambition” – featuring Akon – to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (November 25, 2015).

Production duties on “Hustler’s Ambition” were handled by DJ Dahi, whose other credits include Madonna’s “Beautiful Scars” [Interscope], Tinashe’s “Bet’ [RCA] and Kelela’s “All the Way Down” [Cherry Coffee].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Monica is scheduled to release her eighth studio collection “Code Red” on December 18 through RCA Records.

Lead single “Just Right for Me” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Jocelyn “Jo’zzy” Donald (Zendaya, Chris Brown) and produced by Polow Da Don (Tamia, Jamie Foxx).

Other album contributors include Timbaland (Aaliyah), Johnta Austin (Ciara), Bryan Michael Cox (Faith Evans), Jermaine Dupri (Alicia Keys), Tami LaTrell (Keyshia Cole), Danja (K. Michelle) and Keri Hilson (Mary J. Blige).

Listen to the audio clip for “Hustler’s Ambition” below.

Salaam Remi, Akon unleash new single ‘One in the Chamber’

16 Sep


Salaam Remi has debuted his new single online.

The super producer posted “One in the Chamber” to his official SoundCloud page on Monday (September 16, 2013).

The track – which features Akon – marks the first promotional single from Remi’s upcoming studio album, “One: In the Chamber,” out on September 30 via Sony Masterworks / Sony Music Entertainment.

Other contributors on the album include Estelle [New London Records], Ne-Yo [Motown Records] and Corinne Bailey Rae [Capitol Records].

On the production front, Remi has confirmed placements on the next projects by Mack Wilds [Re Mi Fa Music], Jennifer Hudson [RCA Records], Ella Henderson [Syco Music] and Kat Dahlia [Epic Records].