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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.

Katy Perry unleashes music video for new single “Chained to the Rhythm”

21 Feb

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Katy Perry has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the Mathew Cullen-directed clip for “Chained to the Rhythm” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (February 21, 2017).

The Skip Marley-featuring track was co-written by Australian singer/songwriter Sia Furler, who previously teamed up with Perry on the Greg Kurstin-produced “Double Rainbow” and Britney Spears’ “Passenger.”

Production duties on “Chained to the Rhythm” were collectively handled by Swedish hitmakers Max Martin (Pink, Taylor Swift) and Ali Payami (Ariana Grande, The Weeknd).

Perry’s fourth studio collection, on the other hand, is scheduled to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Prism,” which topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Roar,” “Unconditionally,” “Dark Horse,” and “Birthday.”

Watch the music video for “Chained to the Rhythm” below.

Katy Perry teams with Skip Marley for new single “Chained to the Rhythm”

10 Feb

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Katy Perry has delivered her new single online.

“Chained to the Rhythm” – featuring guest vocals from Bob Marley’s grandson Skip Marley – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Australian singer/songwriter Sia Furler, who previously teamed up with Perry on the Greg Kurstin-produced “Double Rainbow” and Britney Spears’ “Passenger.”

Production duties on “Chained to the Rhythm” were collectively handled by Swedish hitmakers Max Martin (Colbie Caillat, Harry Styles) and Ali Payami (Ariana Grande, The Weeknd).

Perry’s fourth studio collection, on the other hand, is scheduled to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Prism” reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Greg Wells, Sarah Hudson, Ryan Tedder, Ferras Alqaisi, Cirkut, Savan Kotecha, BloodPop, and Shellback.

Listen to the audio clip for “Chained to the Rhythm” below.

The Weeknd releases new album “Starboy”

25 Nov

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The Weeknd has released his third studio collection online.

“Starboy” – featuring singles “False Alarm,” “Party Monster” and “I Feel it Coming” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Beauty Behind the Madness” reunites The Weeknd – real name Abel Tesfaye – with Doc McKinney, Cirkut, Ben Billions, Belly, DaHeala, Lana Del Rey, Savan Kotecha, Ali Payami, Peter Svensson, Max Martin, Labrinth, Cashmere Cat, Benny Blanco, and Diplo.

Other album contributors include Billy Walsh, Dan Wilson, Frank Dukes, Jake One, Emmanuel Nickerson, Dylan Wiggins, Metro Boomin, Prince 85, Sir Dylan, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Kendrick Lamar, Future, and Daft Punk.

Listen to “Starboy” in its entirety below.

Sabina Ddumba releases debut album “Homeward Bound”

28 Oct

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Sabina Ddumba has released her debut album.

“Homeward Bound” – featuring singles “Time,” “Not Too Young,” “Effortless” and “Kingdom Come” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The project boasts productions from Michael Angelo (Imani Williams), Oscar Holter (Tori Kelly), Ali Payami (Taylor Swift), Nick Ruth (Zara Larsson), T-Collar (Rita Ora), MNEK (Kylie Minogue) and Oscar Gorres (Britney Spears).

On the songwriting front, “Homeward Bound” delivers contributions from Ali Tennant (Craig David), Gamal “LunchMoney” Lewis (Meghan Trainor) and Carmen Reece (Ariana Grande).

Stream “Homeward Bound” below.