Tag Archives: Ali Payami

Noah Cyrus releases new promotional single “We Are …”

5 Feb

Noah Cyrus has released her new promotional single online.

“We Are Fucked” – featuring MØ – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Savan Kotecha, whose resume boasts additional works with Ariana Grande (“Side to Side”), Tori Kelly (“Nobody Love”), Ellie Goulding (“On My Mind”), Madonna (“Addicted”), Jennifer Lopez (“First Love”), Christina Aguilera (“Your Body”) and Britney Spears (“I Wanna Go”).

Production duties on “We Are Fucked” were handled by Max Martin and Ali Payami, who are also responsible for Katy Perry’s “Chained to the Rhythm,” Taylor Swift’s “Gorgeous,” Lana Del Rey’s “Lust for Life,” Nick Jonas’ “Under You,” and Demi Lovato’s “Cool for the Summer.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cyrus’ debut album “NC-17” – featuring previous singles “Again,” “Almost Famous,” “I’m Stuck,” “Stay Together” and “Cry” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS in partnership with Sony Music imprint Columbia Records.

Stream the audio clip for “We Are Fucked” below.

Noah Cyrus teams up with MØ for new promotional single “We Are F**ked”

2 Feb

Noah Cyrus has announced the details for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter christened “We Are F**ked” – featuring fellow recording artist MØ – on February 5th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Cyrus alongside Swedish hitmakers Max Martin (Justin Timberlake, Katy Perry), Savan Kotecha (Ariana Grande, Tori Kelly) and Ali Payami (Rita Ora, Liam Payne).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cyrus’ debut album “NC-17” – featuring previous singles “Again,” “Almost Famous,” “I’m Stuck,” “Stay Together” and “Cry” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS.

Watch the music video for “My Way” below.

Rita Ora drafts Liam Payne on new promotional single “For You”

4 Jan

Photo Credit: Phil Poynter

British singer/songwriter Rita Ora has teamed up with fellow recording artist Liam Payne on her next promotional single “For You,” which will arrive on January 5th via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Taken from the original motion picture soundtrack “Fifty Shades Freed,” the track was written by Ali Tamposi (Camila Cabello, Selena Gomez), Andrew Watt (Justin Bieber, Charlie Puth) and Ali Payami (Taylor Swift, Lana Del Rey).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ora’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring previous promotional singles “Anywhere” and “This Song” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields productions and songwriting contributions from Stargate, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Jason Evigan, Gabrielle Nowee, Sam Romans, Chelcee Grimes, Jonny Coffer, Diana Gordon, Max McElligott, Jimmy Napes, Ammar Malik, Justin Tranter, Mike Dean, Emile Haynie, Jason Boyd, Digital Farm Animals, Leon Thomas, and Jake Gosling.

Stream the audio clip for “Anywhere” below.

Taylor Swift reunites with Max Martin, Shellback, Ali Payami for new single “… Ready for It?”

4 Sep

Taylor Swift has delivered her new promotional single online.

“… Ready for It?” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Swift alongside regular collaborators Max Martin (Tinashe, Adam Lambert), Johan “Shellback” Schuster (Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake) and Ali Payami (Lana Del Rey, The Weeknd).

Swift’s upcoming sixth album “Reputation” – featuring the Jack Antonoff-produced lead single “Look What You Made Me Do” – will arrive on November 10 via Big Machine Records (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

Listen to the audio clip for “… Ready for It?” below.

Noah Cyrus registers new song title with ASCAP

12 Jun

Noah Cyrus has registered a new song title with ASCAP – The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.

“We Are Fucked” was written by Cyrus alongside Savan Kotecha (The Weeknd, Britney Spears), Ali Payami (Katy Perry, Ellie Goulding) and Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg (Taylor Swift, Camila Cabello).

The track is slotted for inclusion on Cyrus’ upcoming debut studio collection “NC-17,” which will arrive later this year via Ron Perry’s Songs Music Publishing and Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS.

Other songwriters and producers expected to appear on the highly-anticipated project are Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem (Linkin Park), Ross Golan (Selena Gomez), Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry), Carl Falk (Madonna) and Nonfiction (Chris Brown).

Current promotional single “I’m Stuck” – which was written by Cyrus alongside Sam Romans, Jenna Andrews, and Labrinth – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Listen to the audio clip for “I’m Stuck” below.

Katy Perry reveals tracklisting for new album “Witness”

3 Jun

American singer/songwriter Katheryn Hudson, professionally known as Katy Perry has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming album “Witness,” which will arrive on June 9th via Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

Current promotional single “Swish Swish” – featuring Nicki Minaj – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Prism” boasts songwriting contributions from Sarah Hudson (Ariana Grande), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Dua Lipa), Noonie Bao (Charli XCX), Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Camila Cabello), Savan Kotecha (Tori Kelly), Elof Loelv (Phoebe Ryan) and Sia (Gwen Stefani).

Album producers include Max Martin (Justin Timberlake), Johan “Shellback” Schuster (Taylor Swift), Ali Payami (Nick Jonas), Oscar Holter (Tove Lo), DJ Mustard (Britney Spears), Twice As Nice (Rita Ora), Jeff Bhasker (Alicia Keys), Mike WiLL Made It (Beyonce), Noah “Mailbox” Passovoy (Little Mix), and Jack Garratt (Kacy Hill).

See the tracklisting for “Witness” below.

(1) Witness / (2) Hey Hey Hey / (3) Roulette / (4) Swish Swish / (5) Deja Vu / (6) Power / (7) Mind Maze / (8) Miss You More / (9) Chained to the Rhythm / (10) Tsunami / (11) Bon Appetit / (12) Bigger Than Me / (13) Save As Draft / (14) Pendulum / (15) Into Me You See

Katy Perry joins forces with Nicki Minaj for new single “Swish Swish”

19 May

American singer/songwriter Katheryn Hudson, professionally known as Katy Perry, has released her new promotional single online.

“Swish Swish” – which was produced by Duke Dumont alongside Noah “Mailbox” Passovoy and PJ “PromNite” Sledge – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The Nicki Minaj-featuring track was also co-written by Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa, Charli XCX) and Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Rihanna, Halsey).

In case you didn’t know, “Swish Swish” marks the second collaboration between Minaj and Perry, as the latter co-wrote “Get on Your Knees,” taken from Minaj’s 2014 album “The Pinkprint,” alongside Sarah Hudson, Chloe Angelides, Jacob “JKash” Kasher, Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald, and Henry “CIRKUT” Walter.

Perry’s upcoming fifth studio collection “Witness,” on the other hand, will arrive on June 9th via Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Prism” – featuring singles “Chained to the Rhythm” and “Bon Appetit” – delivers further contributions from Max Martin (Tori Kelly), Sia Furler (Camila Cabello), Ali Payami (Ellie Goulding), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Ricky Martin), Shellback (Taylor Swift) and Oscar Holter (Demi Lovato).

Stream the audio clip for “Swish Swish” below.