Tag Archives: Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys reunites with Sebastian Kole for new single “Perfect Way to Die”

19 Jun

American singer, songwriter, and record producer Alicia Keys has released her new single online.

“Perfect Way to Die” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written and co-produced by Sebastian Kole, who previously teamed up with the artist on the Rob Knox-assisted “Time Machine.”

Keys’ upcoming seventh studio album “Alicia” – featuring previous singles “Show Me Love,” “Underdog” and “Good Job” – is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated project boasts additional contributions from Swizz Beatz, The-Dream, Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Lewis Sky, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, Fred Ball, Jimmy Napes, Ed Sheeran, Jonny Coffer, Amy Wadge, Foy Vance, Avenue Beatz, and Hit-Boy.

Stream the audio clip for “Perfect Way to Die” below.

Yebba Smith unleashes new single “Distance”

10 May

American singer/songwriter Yebba Smith, known mononymously as Yebba, has unleashed her new single online.

“Distance” – which was written by Yebba alongside fellow recording artists Alana “The Last Artful Dodger” Chenevert and James Francies – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Distance” were collectively handled by Yebba alongside regular collaborator Mark Ronson, whose other credits include Amy Winehouse’s “Rehab,” Nikka Costa’s “Like a Feather,” Estelle’s “Magnificent,” Christina Aguilera’s “Slow Down Baby,” and Adele’s “Cold Shoulder.”

Yebba’s upcoming debut album – which reportedly featured additional productions and songwriting contributions from James Poyser, Diane Warren, Kurtis McKenzie, and Jonah Christian – is expected to arrive later this year.

Stream the audio clip for “Distance” below.

Alicia Keys delivers new single “Good Job”

23 Apr

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Alicia Keys has delivered her new single online.

“Good Job” – which is dedicated to the everyday heroes of the coronavirus pandemic and will be used as part of the new CNN “Heroes” campaign – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was written by Keys alongside fellow recording artist Terius “The-King” Nash – who also had a hand in her 2019 single “Raise a Man” – and regular collaborator Kaseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean.

Alicia’s upcoming seventh studio album “ALICIA” – featuring previous singles “Underdog,” “Time Machine” and “Show Me Love” – has reportedly been pushed back and will be released on 06 January 2021 via RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated project boasts additional contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah “Lewis Sky” Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, Fred Ball, Jimmy Napes, and Hit-Boy.

Stream the audio clip for “Good Job” below.

Alicia Keys pushes back release date for new album

8 Mar

American singer, songwriter, and record producer Alicia Keys has pushed back the release date for her upcoming seventh studio album “ALICIA” (Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records) from March 20 to May 15.

Her latest single “Underdog” – which was co-written by Ed Sheeran alongside Johnny McDaid, Amy Wadge, Jonny Coffer, and Foy Vance – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Here” reportedly boasts additional contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, Fred Ball, Jimmy Napes, Hit-Boy, P2J, and Izy Beats.

Stream the audio clip for “Show Me Love” below.

 

Alicia Keys records new music with IzyBeats, P2J

22 Feb

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American singer/songwriter Alicia Keys has recorded new music with P2J and Izy Beats alongside Swizz Beatz and Jamaican recording artist Proteje. It is yet to be known whether this session is intended for a future Proteje release or Keys’ upcoming studio album, “ALICIA.”

IzyBeats production credits include Jorja Smith’s “Be Honest” and Koffee’s “Rapture.” The Jamaican-born, Miami based producer has also contributed to the next projects by Kasai, Ne-Yo, and Claudia Valentina.

Meanwhile, P2J is responsible for producing Beyonce’s “Brown Skin Girl,” Doja Cat’s “Addiction,” Jaz Karis’ “Summer Story,” Miraa May’s “Bad Behaviour,” Snoh Aalegra’s “Situationship,” and Justine Skye’s “Secrets.”

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As mentioned in earlier posts, Keys will release her seventh studio album “ALICIA” on March 20 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Her current promotional single “Underdog” – which was co-written by Ed Sheeran alongside Johnny McDaid, Amy Wadge, Jonny Coffer, and Foy Vance – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Here” reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Jimmy Napes, Arrow Benjamin, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “Underdog” below.

 

Alicia Keys reveals artwork, release date for new album “A.L.I.C.I.A.”

21 Jan

Alicia Keys has revealed the artwork and release date for her upcoming album.

The American singer, songwriter, and record producer will release her seventh studio collection, “A.L.I.C.I.A,” on March 20 via RCA Records.

Current promotional single “Underdog” – which was co-written by Ed Sheeran alongside Johnny McDaid, Amy Wadge, Jonny Coffer, and Foy Vance – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Here” reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “Underdog” below.

Alicia Keys unleashes new single “Underdog”

9 Jan

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Alicia Keys has unleashed her new single online.

“Underdog” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Ed Sheeran alongside Johnny McDaid (Pink, Zara Larsson), Amy Wadge (Kylie Minogue, Thomas Rhett), Jonny Coffer (Beyonce, Rita Ora) and Foy Vance (Keith Urban, Rag’n’Bone Man).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Keys is expected to release her upcoming seventh studio album – featuring previous singles “Raise a Man,” “Show Me Love” and “Time Machine” – is expected to arrive later this year via RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Here” reportedly features additional songwriting contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “Underdog” below.

Alicia Keys confirms title for new album

5 Dec

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Alicia Keys has confirmed the title for her upcoming album.

The American singer, songwriter, and record producer christened her seventh studio collection “A.L.I.C.I.A” and will release it in early 2020 via RCA Records.

Current promotional single “Time Machine” – which was co-written by Coleridge “Sebastian Kole” Tillman and Robin “Rob Knox” Tadross – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Here” reportedly features additional productions and songwriting contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “Time Machine” below.

Alicia Keys releases new single “Time Machine”

21 Nov

Alicia Keys has released her new single online.

“Time Machine” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Sebastian Kole, whose other credits include Alessia Cara’s “Here,” Brandy’s “Freedom Rings,” Sevyn Streeter’s “Whatchusay,” Leon Bridges’ “Go Crazy,” and Kara Marni’s “Golden.”

Production duties on “Time Machine” were collectively handled by Keys alongside Rob Knox, who is also responsible for Justin Timberlake’s “Morning Light,” Prince Royce’s “Paris on a Sunny Day,” Jamie Foxx’s “Winner,” Rihanna’s “Cold Case Love,” and Leona Lewis’ “Don’t Let Me Down.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Keys’ upcoming – and currently untitled – seventh studio album is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Here” reportedly features additional contributions from Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Emeli Sande, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “Time Machine” below.

Alicia Keys reunites with Miguel for new single “Show Me Love”

17 Sep

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American singer, songwriter, and record producer Alicia Keys has reunited with fellow recording artist Miguel for her new single “Show Me Love,” which is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Keys, Tory Lanez, and Morgan Matthews, and produced by Keys, and marks the second promotional cut from her upcoming seventh album under Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Keys previously teamed up with Miguel on the track “Where’s the Fun in Forever,” taken from his sophomore album, 2012’s “Kaleidoscope Dream,” which peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

On the follow-up to 2016’s “Here,” which features previous single “Raise a Man,” Keys has also worked with Raphael Saadiq, Emeli Sande, Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jeremiah Bethea, Linda Perry, Arrow Benjamin, and Fred Ball.

Watch the music video for “Show Me Love” below.