Tag Archives: Alistair Tennant

Wilkinson unleashes sophomore album “Hypnotic”

21 Apr

British drum and bass music producer and DJ Mark Wilkinson, professionally known as Wilkinson, has released his sophomore album online.

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

The follow-up to 2013’s “Lazers Not Included” boasts guest appearances from Karen Harding (“Sweet Lies”), Shannon Saunders (“Breathe”), Andreya Triana (“Take Us Home”), Matt Wills (“We Will Be”), Raphaella (“Only the Innocent”), Wretch 32 (“Flatline”) and Livvi Franc (“In the Dark”).

Among the songwriters backing Wilkinson on the album are Negin Djafari (Liza Owen), Jessica “SLO” Mills (Gorgon City), Dee Adam (Ria Ritchie), Jem Cooke (Rebecca Ferguson), Bradford Ellis (Fleur East), Ali Tennant (Craig David), Talay Riley (Keri Hilson) and Josh Record (Ella Henderson).

Stream “Hypnotic” 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.

Sabina Ddumba premieres music video for new single “Time”

27 Oct

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Sabina Ddumba has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The Swedish singer-songwriter posted the Robin Kempe-Bergman-directed clip for “Time” to her YouTube channel on Wednesday (October 26, 2016).

“Time” – which was co-written and produced by MNEK – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ddumba’s debut studio collection “Homeward Bound” – featuring previous singles “Kingdom Come” and “Not Too Young” – is scheduled to arrive on October 28 via Warner Music Sweden.

Other album contributors include Ali Tennant (Jessie J), LunchMoney Lewis (Meghan Trainor), Carmen Reece (Ariana Grande), Nick Ruth (Carly Rae Jepsen), T-Collar (Rita Ora) and Oscar Holter (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Time” below.

Sabina Ddumba teams up with MNEK for new single “Time”

21 Oct

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Sabina Ddumba has delivered her new single online.

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

The track was co-written and produced by MNEK, who also worked with Becky Hill (“Warm”), Zara Larsson (“Ain’t My Fault”), Jojo (“Good Thing”), Tanika (“Bad 4 U”), Beyonce (“Hold Up”) and Madonna (“Hold Tight”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ddumba’s debut studio collection “Homeward Bound” – featuring previous singles “Kingdom Come” and “Not Too Young” – is scheduled to arrive on October 28 via Warner Music Sweden.

Other album contributors include Ali Tennant (Jessie J), LunchMoney Lewis (Meghan Trainor), Carmen Reece (Ariana Grande), Nick Ruth (Carly Rae Jepsen), T-Collar (Rita Ora) and Oscar Holter (Tori Kelly).

Listen to the audio clip for “Time” below.

Imani Williams drafts Maegan Cottone, The Family for debut album

18 Oct

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Imani Williams has drafted Maegan Cottone, Linnea Deb and Anton Hård af Segerstad for her upcoming debut album.

Cottone is known for her songwriting credits with Ferras (“Closer”), Little Mix (“Move”), Britney Spears (“Pretty Girls”), Olly Murs (“Up”), Fleur East (“Know Your Name”) and Medina (“Good Enough”).

Meanwhile, Deb and Hård af Segerstad are part of the Swedish songwriting / production team “The Family” together with Joy Deb. They previously worked with the likes of Jojo (“Save My Soul”) and Fifth Harmony (“Top Down”).

Williams, on the other hand, is expected to release her first studio collection in 2017 via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Current single “Don’t Need No Money” – featuring Sigala and Blonde – is now available for download via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the additional songwriters backing Williams on her debut album are Becky Hill (KStewart), Natasha Bedingfield (Brandy), Ayak Thiik (The Vamps), Chelcee Grimes (Kesha) and Ali Tennant (Jessie J).

Album producers include Richard Stannard (Kylie Minogue), Electric (Olly Murs), Michael Angelo (Sabina Ddumba), TMS (Ira Estrefie), Parker Ighile (Rihanna), Laconic (KStewart), Tre Jean-Marie (Emeli Sande), Bless Beats (Jess Glynne) and White N3RD (Craig David).

Watch the music video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.

Sabina Ddumba announces details for debut album “Homeward Bound”

13 Oct

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Sabina Ddumba has announced the details for her upcoming debut album.

The Swedish singer-songwriter christened her first studio collection “Homeward Bound” and will release it on October 28 via Warner Music Sweden.

Amongst the tracks slotted for inclusion on “Homeward Bound” are “Kingdom Come,” “Not Too Young,” “Effortless,” “Scarred for Life,” “Loyal Royal,” “Did It for the Fame,” “I Cry” and new single “Time.”

Album contributors are Ali Tennant (Jessie J), Michael Angelo (Stanaj), LunchMoney Lewis (Meghan Trainor), Carmen Reece (Ariana Grande), Nick Ruth (Zara Larsson), T-Collar (Olly Murs) and Oscar Holter (Tori Kelly).

The keenly-awaited project reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting alliances with Toby Gad (Alicia Keys), Jon Levine (Bebe Rexha), Lauren Christy (Avril Lavigne), Arnthor Birgisson (Louisa Johnson), MNEK (Kylie Minogue) and Sir Nolan (Jason Derulo).

Watch the music video for “Not Too Young” below.

Louis Mattrs liberates new single “Bow Down”

7 Oct

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Louis Mattrs has liberated his new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Mattrs – real name Louis Collard-Watson – alongside Alistair Tennant (Jessie J, Craig David), Bradford Ellis (Anne-Marie, Karen Harding) and Noah Breakfast (Becky Hill, Ellie Goulding).

Production duties on “Bow Down” were handled by Two Inch Punch, who also worked with Zac Samuel (“Never Letting Go”), Rag’n’Bone Man (“Human”), Years & Years (“Eyes Shut”) and Sam Smith (“Money on My Mind”).

Mattrs’ upcoming first studio collection is expected to arrive next year via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2015’s EP “Slow Waves,” which spawned contributions from Digital Farm Animals (“Superman”), Felix Joseph (“Sweet Innocence”) and Cadenza (“WGW”).

Listen to the audio clip for “Bow Down” below.

 

 

Sabina Ddumba releases new single “Kingdom Come”

1 Jul

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Sabina Ddumba has released her new single online.

The audio clip for “Kingdom Come” was posted on Warner Music Sweden’s YouTube channel on Thursday (June 30, 2016).

“Kingdom Come” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Alistair “Ali” Tennant (Craig David, Jessie J) and produced by Michael Angelo (Stanaj, Imani Williams).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ddumba is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring previous single “Not Too Young” – later this year through Warner Music Sweden.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further productions from Toby Gad (John Legend, Alicia Keys), MNEK (Beyonce, Kylie Minogue), Arnthor Birgisson (Leona Lewis, Selena Gomez) and Sir Nolan (Rita Ora, Nick Jonas).

On the songwriting front, Ddumba has teamed with Carmen Reece (Kandace Springs, Ariana Grande), LunchMoney Lewis (Meghan Trainor, Fifth Harmony) and Oscar Holter (Adam Lambert, Hailee Steinfeld).

Listen to the audio clip for “Kingdom Come” below.

Sabina Ddumba announces new single “Kingdom Come”

30 Jun

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Sabina Ddumba has announced the details for her new single.

The Swedish singer-songwriter christened “Kingdom Come” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album and will release it on July 1st via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Kingdom Come” was co-written by Ali Tennant (Craig David, Jessie J) and Michael Angelo (Stanaj, Imani Williams).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ddumba is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring previous single “Not Too Young” – later this year through Warner Music Sweden.

Other album contributors include Toby Gad (John Legend), Carmen Reece (Kandace Springs), MNEK (Beyonce), LunchMoney Lewis (Fifth Harmony), Oscar Holter (Hailee Steinfeld) and T-Collar (Rita Ora).

Watch the music video for “Not Too Young” below.

Ali Tennant hints at new collaboration with Nathan Sykes

24 Aug

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Ali Tennant has hinted at a new collaboration with Nathan Sykes.

Tennant is known for co-writing Tulisa’s “Young” [Island Records], JLS’ “Billion Lights” [Epic Records] and Jessie J’s “Hero” [Republic Records].

His resume also includes works for The Saturdays [Polydor Records], Pixie Lott [Mercury Records] and David Guetta [Virgin EMI Records].

Meanwhile, Sykes is currently recording material for his upcoming debut solo project. The as-yet-untitled collection is expected to be released later this year.

Contributors include Harmony Samuels (Jasmine Villegas, Teyana Taylor), Rob Knox (Ciara, Justin Timberlake), Carmen Reece (Jessica Mauboy, Ariana Grande) and Khristopher Tynes-Riddick (RaVaughn, Delta Goodrem).

Watch Nathan Sykes perform “Calling All Hearts” with Jessie J below.