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Tamia reveals release date, tracklisting for new album “Passion Like Fire”

3 Aug

Tamia has revealed the release date and tracklisting for her new album.

The Canadian singer/songwriter will release her seventh collection “Passion Like Fire” on September 7 via Plus 1 / 21 Entertainment / eOne Music.

Current single “Deeper” – which was co-written by Lundon Knighten and produced by Julio Reyes Copello – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Love Life” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Salaam Remi, Alicia Renee, Shep Crawford, Jeremiah Bethea, Lil’ Ronnie, Daniel Bryant, and Rafael Ishman.

See the tracklisting for “Passion Like Fire” below.

(1) If I Had to Choose / (2) Leave it Smokin’ / (3) It’s Yours / (4) Lost in You / (5) Today I Do / (6) When the Sun Comes Up / (7) Tell Me How / (8) Deeper / (9) Stay / (10) Not for Long / (11) Better / (12) You Are Loved

Tamia reunites with Alicia Renee, Salaam Remi for new single “Leave it Smokin'”

27 Apr

Canadian singer/songwriter Tamia has unleashed her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Alicia Renee, who previously teamed up with Tamia on “Love Life” cuts “Chase Lounge” (produced by Lil Ronnie and Brandon “BAM” Alexander”), “Sandwich and a Soda” and “Love Falls Over Me” (produced by Warren “Oak” Felder and Andrew “Pop” Wansel).

Production duties on “Leave it Smokin'” were handled by legendary musician Salaam Remi, who is also responsible for the Claude Kelly-penned “Beautiful Surprise,” taken from Tamia’s 2012 album of the same name.

Tamia’s upcoming seventh studio collection – featuring further contributions from Shep Crawford and Sheri Hauck – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Plus One Music Group in partnership with eOne Canada.

Stream the audio clip for “Leave it Smokin'” below.

Kyla confirms new promotional single “You Ain’t Mine”

3 Sep

Kyla has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Kyla Marie Smith) christened “You Ain’t Mine” – featuring Popcaan – as the first promotional cut from her upcoming project and will release it on September 8th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was produced by Ill Blu (aka James Grant and Darius Ellington) alongside Levi Lennox, whose other credits include Zayn Malik (“Pillow Talk”), Dakota (“Amen”), M.I.A. (“Borders”), KStewart (“On My Own”), Mali-Koa (“Wait Up for Me”), Liv Dawson (“Reflection”) and Ms. Dynamite (“Safe”).

Kyla’s upcoming collection, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Virgin EMI Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further productions from Mojam Music, Youthonix, Scribz Riley, Needlz, Mel & Mus, The Invisible Men, Sacha Skarbek, Moon Willis, Starsmith, Maths Time Joy, and Banx & Ranx.

On the songwriting front, Kyla has worked with Diane Warren, Andrea Martin, Lindy Robbins, Dayo Olatunji, Cleo Tighe, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Jenna Andrews, Carla Marie Williams, Negin Djafari, Alicia Renee, and Carmen Reece.

Stream the audio clip for “Play it Cool” below.

Kyla signs new publishing deal with BMG

1 Aug

British singer/songwriter Kyla Marie Smith, mononymously known as Kyla, has signed a new publishing deal with BMG.

Known in the UK for her singles “Do You Mind” and “Daydreaming,” Kyla shot to international stardom by providing guest vocals on Drake’s “One Dance,” which topped the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Her current promotional single “Should’ve Been Me,” with UK Record producer Naughty Boy and Jamaican dancehall star Popcaan, is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to Mustafa Omer and James Murray of Mojam Music, who co-produced Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” Kyla has recorded further material with producers including Invisible Men (Kylie Minogue), Zac Samuel (Taya), Starsmith (Ellie Goulding), Moon Willis (Anne-Marie), Youthonix (Tanika), Sacha Skarbek (Miley Cyrus) and Banx & Ranx (Dua Lipa).

Among the songwriters Kyla has worked with are Andrea Martin (Monica), Lindy Robbins (Jason Derulo), Dayo Olatunji (Ella Henderson), Carmen Reece (Nathan Sykes), Eyelar (Tinashe), Carla Marie Williams (Craig David), Jenna Andrews (Kiesza), Negin Djafari (Bobii Lewis) and Alicia Renee (Tamia).

Streaming the audio clip for “Should’ve Been Me” below.

Tamia reunites with Alicia Renee for new collaboration

29 Jun

Canadian singer/songwriter Tamia has reunited with Alicia Renee for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on the Warren “Oak” Felder and Andrew “Pop” Wansel-produced “Love Falls All Over Me” and “Sandwich and a Soda,” as well as the Brandon “B.A.M.” Hodge and Lil Ronnie-produced “Chaise Lounge.”

Other notable songwriting credits by Renee include Rihanna’s “As Real As You And Me,” Ariana Grande’s “Hands on Me,” Jennifer Lopez’s “Make it Easy,” Havana Brown’s “No Tomorrow,” and SAARA’s “Honey.”

Meanwhile, Tamia is expected to release her next project – featuring additional contributions from Shep Crawford and Salaam Remi – later this year via Universal Music Group / Def Jam Recordings.

The still-untitled project follows 2015’s “Love Life,” which peaked to number twenty-four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Watch the music video for “Sandwich and a Soda” below.