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Years & Years unleash sophomore album “Palo Santo”

6 Jul

British synthpop band Years & Years – composed of members Olly Alexander, Mikey Goldsworthy, and Emre Türkmen – have released their sophomore studio collection online.

“Palo Santo” – featuring singles “Sanctify” and “If You’re Over Me” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

On the follow-up to 2015’s “Communion,” Years & Years have reunited with producers Mark Ralph, Greg Kurstin, Kid Harpoon, and Two Inch Punch.

Other album contributors are Grades, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, Sarah Hudson, Alex Hope, Jesse Shatkin, Steve Mac, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream “Palo Santo” below.

Troye Sivan drafts Ariana Grande for new single “Dance to This”

12 Jun

Troye Sivan has drafted Ariana Grande for his new single “Dance to This,” which will arrive on June 13th via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was written by Sivan (real name Troye Mellet) alongside Leland (Sabrina Carpenter, Andy Grammer), Noonie Bao (Tinashe, Katy Perry) and Oscar Holter (Pink, Christina Aguilera).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sivan is scheduled to release his sophomore album “Bloom” – featuring previous singles “My My My” and “The Good Side” – on August 31st via EMI Australia and Capitol Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Blue Neighborhood” delivers additional songwriting contributions from Ariel Rechtshaid, Jack Antonoff, Oscar Gorres, Peter Svensson, Bram Inscore, Alex Hope, and Jam City.

Watch the music video for “My My My!” below.

Zhavia Ward enlists Shungudzo for new collaboration

9 Jun

Zhavia Ward has enlisted Shungudzo for a new collaboration.

The Zimbabwean/French/Native-American singer-songwriter (also known as Alexandra Govere) recently co-wrote and provided guest vocals on Rudimental’s “Toast to Our Differences,” out now via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Shungudzo’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Little Mix (“Touch”), Alina Baraz (“I Don’t Even Know Why Though”), Victoria Monet (“Wish I Never Met You”), Louisa Johnson (“Best Behaviour”), Jessie Ware (“Your Domino”) and The Chainsmokers (“It Won’t Kill Ya”).

Meanwhile, Ward’s upcoming debut album is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertianment / Columbia Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields further contributions from Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevor Brown, Zaire Kaolo, Paul E. Phamous, Benny Cassette, Jenna Andrews, Wayne Hector, Priscilla Renea, Ben Abraham, Jin Jin, M-Phazes, Alex Hope, Symbolyc One, and Malay.

Stream the audio clip for “Toast to Our Differences” below.

Sabrina Carpenter releases new single “Almost Love”

6 Jun

Sabrina Carpenter has released her new single online.

“Almost Love” – which was co-written by Carpenter alongside Nate Campany and Steph Jones – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was also produced by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate, who have contributed to the next projects by Saweetie, Rita Ora, David Guetta, Charli XCX, Jacob Banks, Khalid, and Normani Kordei.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Carpenter’s upcoming third album “Singular” is scheduled to arrive later this year via Hollywood Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Evolution” reportedly yields additional contributions from The Futuristics, Alex Hope, Ido Zmishlany, Madison Love, Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevor Brown, Zaire Kaolo, Sasha Sloan, JHart, Ilsey Juber, Oscar Gorres, Delacey, Bastian Langebaek, and James Ghaleb.

Stream the audio clip for “Almost Love” below.

Sabrina Carpenter confirms new album “Singular”

3 Jun

Sabrina Carpenter has confirmed the title for her new album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her third studio collection “Singular” and will release it later this year via Hollywood Records.

Current promotional single “Almost Love” – which was co-written by Nate Campany and Steph Jones alongside the song’s producers Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate – will arrive on June 6th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Evolution” reportedly yields additional contributions from The Futuristics, Alex Hope, Ido Zmishlany, Madison Love, Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevor Brown, Zaire Kaolo, Sasha Sloan, JHart, Ilsey Juber, Oscar Gorres, Delacey, Bastian Langebaek, and James Ghaleb.

Watch the music video for “Alien” below.

Lennon Stella teams up with Mojam Music for new collaboration

29 May

Canadian singer/songwriter Lennon Stella has teamed up with Mustafa Omer and James Murray of Mojam Music for a new collaboration.

The British songwriting and production duo are responsible for singles including Plan B’s “In the Name of Man,” Tom Walker’s “Heartland,” James Arthur’s “Get Down,” Conor Maynard’s “Talking About,” Sam Smith’s “Like I Can,” Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” and Sinead Harnett’s “Do It Anyway.”

Mojam have also contributed to the next projects by Rak-Su, Yungen, Zak Abel, Mack Wilds, Wens, Tori Kelly, Ben Platt, Kah-Lo, Rozzi Crane, Nstasia, Ella Henderson, Kranium, Bobii Lewis, Nina Nesbitt, Elderbrook, Christian Leave, Bugzy Malone, JP Cooper, Dolapo, Bibi Bourelly, and L Devine.

Meanwhile, Stella is expected to release her debut project later this year via Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS in partnership with Columbia Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances with Timbaland, Joe Janiak, Benny Cassette, Alex Hope, Jason Evigan, Big Taste, MNEK, Jesse Shatkin, Two Inch Punch, Stint, Joel Little, Robopop, and Jonny Lattimer.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Mojam Music’s works!

Sabrina Carpenter confirms new single “Almost Love”

14 May

Sabrina Carpenter has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer, songwriter, and actress christened “Almost Love” as her next promotional cut and will release it on June 6 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Steph Jones and Nate Campany with production duties from Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate, who are also responsible for Tinashe’s “No Drama,” Majid Jordan’s “Body Talk,” Sam Smith’s “Too Good at Goodbyes,” Camila Cabello’s “OMG,” and Daya’s “New.”

Carpenter’s third studio collection – featuring previous promotional singles “Why” and “Alien” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Hollywood Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Evolution” reportedly yields additional alliances with The Futuristics, Alex Hope, Ido Zmishlany, Madison Love, Warren “Oak” Felder, Sasha Sloan, JHart, Ilsey Juber, Oscar Gorres, Delacey, and James Ghaleb.

Watch the music video for “Alien” below.