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Alina Baraz enlists Mary Weitz, Grades for new collaboration

17 Feb

American singer/songwriter Alina Baraz has enlisted Mary Weitz and Daniel “Grades” Traynor for a new collaboration.

Weitz is responsible for co-writing “Waves” for Normani alongside Felicia Ferraro and Jonah Christian. The 6lack-featuring track peaked to number nineteen on the US Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs Chart.

Meanwhile, Grades’ recent production and songwriting credits include Ady Suleiman’s “Strange Roses,” TS Graye’s “Honestly,” Nao’s “Drive and Disconnect,” M.O.’s “Wondering,” Years & Years’ “Karma,” Cosha’s “U Better,” Sinead Harnett’s “Body,” and Four of Diamonds’ “Name on It.”

Baraz’s latest promotional single “Feels Right” – which was co-written by Cara Salimando and produced by Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Her upcoming project and follow-up to 2018’s “The Color of You” – featuring further contributions from The Stereotypes, Jeff Gitty, Michael Pollack, Hue Strother, J Mills, Skylar Grey, and Jason Evigan – is expected to arrive later this year.

Watch the music video for “Feels Right” below.

Alina Baraz drafts Jeff Gitty for new collaboration

5 Feb

Alina Baraz has drafted Jeff Gitty for a new collaboration.

The American record producer and songwriter has previously worked with Camila Cabello (“All These Years”), Nao (“Drive and Disconnect”), Jacob Banks (“Photograph”), H.E.R. (“As I Am”), Trey Songz (“She Lovin’ It”), Kali Uchis (“Gotta Get Up”) and Tommy Genesis (“Bad Boy”).

Fans of Gitty’s songwriting and production works should also keep an eye on the next releases by by Lianne La Havas, Jason Derulo, Kelsey Lu, Laura Mvula, Nstasia, Jennifer Hudson, Amber Mark, Sevyn Streeter, Cosima, Niia Rocco, Luke James, Jojo, Zhavia Ward, Elle Varner, and Rhye.

Meanwhile, Baraz’s latest promotional single “Feels Right” – which was co-written by Cara Salimando and produced by Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Baraz’s next project and follow-up to 2018’s “The Color of You” – featuring contributions from The Stereotypes, Michael Pollack, Hue Strother, J Mills, Skylar Grey, and Jason Evigan – is expected to arrive later this year.

Stream the audio clip for “Feels Right” below.

Alina Baraz delivers new promotional single “Feels Right”

21 Sep

Alina Baraz has delivered her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Cara Salimando, whose other credits include MØ’s “Imaginary Friend,” Kesha’s “Hymn,” Dua Lipa’s “Begging,” Grace Mitchell’s “Kids (Ain’t All Right),” and Sabrina Carpenter’s “White Flag.”

Production duties on “Feels Right” were handled by Stint, who is also responsible for Nao’s “Another Lifetime,” Jessie Ware’s “Your Domino,” Sabrina Claudi’s “Unravel Me,” and Demi Lovato’s “Tell Me You Love Me.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Baraz’s next project – featuring further contributions from Jason Evigan, Skylar Grey, Hue “SoundzFire” Strother, J Mills, Michael Pollack, and The Stereotypes – ix expected to arrive later this year.

Stream the audio clip for “Feels Right” below.

Alina Baraz enlists Skylar Grey, Jason Evigan for new collaboration

23 Aug

Alina Baraz has enlisted Skylar Grey and Jason Evigan for a new collaboration.

Besides releasing two albums in the shape of “Don’t Look Down” and “Natural Causes,” Grey has also penned songs for Rihanna (“Love the Way You Lie”), T.I. (“Castle Walls”), Kehlani (“Gangsta”) and Diddy (“Coming Home”).

Meanwhile, Evigan’s recent production credits include Maroon 5’s “Girls Like You,” Chromeo’s “Must’ve Been,” Keith Urban’s “Same Heart,” Bebe Rexha’s “Ferrari,” Rachel Platten’s “Whole Heart,” Charlie Puth’s “LA Girls,” Sofia Carson’s “Ins and Outs,” and Fifth Harmony’s “Lonely Night.”

Baraz, on the other hand, is expected to release her next project – delivering further contributions from Stint, Hue “SoundzFire” Strother, J Mills, Michael Pollack, and The Stereotypes – later this year.

Her current mini-album “The Color of You” – featuring “I Don’t Even Know Why Though” and the Khalid-assisted “Floating” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Stream the audio clip for “Floating” below.

Alina Baraz premieres music video for new single “I Don’t Even Know Why Though”

8 Apr

Alina Baraz has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “I Don’t Even Know Why Though” was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Friday (April 06, 2018).

The track was co-written by Shungudzo, whose other credits include Little Mix’s “Touch,” Louisa Johnson’s “Best Behaviour,” Jessie Ware’s “Your Domino,” Victoria Monet’s “Wish I Never Met You,” and Tinashe’s “Eat You Up.”

Production duties on “I Don’t Even Know Why Though” were collectively handled by Warren Felder (Sabrina Carpenter, Liam Payne), Trevor Brown (Kehlani, Maty Noyes) and Zaire Kaolo (Bea Miller, Madison Beer).

Baraz’s latest project “The Color of You” – featuring further contributions from Robin Hannibal, Asia Whiteacre, Noah Breakfast, Sarah Aarons, Michael Pollack, and Stint – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “I Don’t Even Know Why Though” below.

Alina Baraz releases debut mini-album “The Color of You”

7 Apr

American singer/songwriter Alina Baraz has released her debut EP online.

“The Color of You” – featuring nine new songs in the shape of “Fallin,” “Floating,” “High,” “Coming to My Senses,” “I Don’t Even Know Why Though,” “Tainted,” “The One,” “Yours” and “Electric” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from Warren “Oak” Felder (John Legend, Sabrina Carpenter), Noah Breakfast (Hailee Steinfeld, Marina Diamandis) and Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya (Sinead Harnett, Kiah Victoria).

On the songwriting front, Baraz has worked with Sarah Aarons (Dua Lipa, Ella Eyre), Asia Whiteacre (Bebe Rexha, Carly Rae Jepsen), Shungudzo (Jess Glynne, Ella Henderson) and Michael Pollack (Kelly Clarkson, Ingrid Andress).

Stream “The Color of You” below.

Alina Baraz releases new promotional single “Buzzin'”

29 Sep

Photo Credit: Alexander G. McDonell

Alina Baraz has released her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Gamal “LunchMoney” Lewis, whose other credits include Zara Larsson’s “So Good,” Jason Derulo’s “Swalla,” Meghan Trainor’s “Watch Me Do,” Jennifer Lopez’s “Ain’t Your Mama,” Sabina Ddumba’s “Not Too Young,” Jessie J’s “Burnin’ Up,” and Fifth Harmony’s “Bo$$.”

Production duties on “Buzzin” were handled by Ben Billion$, who is also responsible for G-Eazy & Kehlani’s “Good Life,” The Weeknd’s “Party Monster,” Beyonce’s “6 Inch,” Kelly Rowland’s “I Remember,” Future’s “Low Life,” Travis Scott’s “Pray 4 Love,” BANKS’ “Judas,” and Kristian Galva’s “Wrong 4 This.”

Baraz’s upcoming debut project – featuring previous promotional single “Electric” – reportedly boasts further alliances with Grades (Ella Mai), Shungudzo Kuyimba (Jessie Ware), Illangelo (Emeli Sande). Tayla Parx (Janelle Monae), Billy Walsh (Alicia Keys) and Scribz Riley (Gabi Wilson).

Stream the audio clip for “Buzzin” below.