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Tinashe unleashes new album “Joyride”

13 Apr

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has delivered her new album online.

“Joyride” – featuring promotional singles “Me So Bad,” “Faded Love” and “No Drama” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from Stargate, Joel Compass, Ritz Reynolds, Soundz, Felix Snow, T-Minus, Hit-Boy, Mario Lucciano, J. White, Todd Cooper, A1, Hitmaka, Dre Moon, Wavy, and BLWYRMIND.

On the songwriting front, Tinashe has teamed up with Amanda Ghost, Sarah Hudson, KStewart, Sidnie Tipton, Noonie Bao, Starrah, Sasha Sloan, Jocelyn “Jo’zzy” Donald, Denisia “Blu June” Andrews, Brittany “Chi” Coney, Allen Ritter, Travis Scott, Jeremih, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream “Joyride” below.

Nicki Minaj unleashes new single “Regret in Your Tears”

10 Mar

Nicki Minaj has unleashed her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Minaj alongside Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Ella Mai’s “Lay Up,” Cashmere Cat’s “Trust Nobody,” and The Weeknd’s “True Colors.”

Production duties on “Regret in Your Tears” were collectively handled by Boi-1da (Tinashe, Kendrick Lamar), Allen Ritter (Drake, Travis Scott) and Frank Dukes (Lorde, Kanye West).

As mentioned in various media outlets, Minaj will release her fourth studio album – featuring “No Frauds” and “Changed It” – later this year via Young Money / Cash Money Records in partnership with Republic Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “The Pinkprint,” which debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Pills ‘N Potions,” “Anaconda,” “Only,” and “Feeling Myself.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Regret in Your Tears” below.

Tinashe releases new digital album “Nightride”

5 Nov

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Tinashe has released her new digital album online.

“Nightride” – featuring singles “Company,” “Ride of Your Life” and “Party Favors” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Amongst the producers backing Tinashe on “Nightride” are The-Dream (Beyonce), Metro Boomin (Kanye West), Allen Ritter (Rihanna), Boi-1da (Drake), Vinylz (Jamie Foxx), Illangelo (Alicia Keys) and Joel Compass (FKA twigs).

The keenly-awaited project boasts further contributions from Nicola Roberts (Professor Green), Devonte Hynes (Solange), Amanda Ghost (Jordin Sparks), Scott Hoffman (Melanie Martinez) and Rosina Russell (K. Michelle).

Watch the short film for “Nightride” below.

Rihanna reunites with Drake for “Work” music video

23 Feb

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Rihanna has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Work” – featuring Drake – to her Vevo channel on Monday (February 22, 2016).

“Work” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Rihanna and Drake along with Allen Ritter, Jahron “PartyNextDoor” Braithwaite, Rupert “Sevn” Thomas and Matthew “Boi-1da” Samuels.

Video treatment was collectively handled by Director X (Little Mix, Kendrick Lamar) and Tim Erem (Major Lazer, Tove Lo).

Rihanna’s latest studio collection “Anti” debuted at number seven on the UK Albums Chart and topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

The follow-up to 2012’s “Unapologetic” features further alliances with Fred Ball (Jessie Ware), Dido (Britney Spears), Mick Schultz (Zendaya), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Rudimental) and Brian Kennedy (Jennifer Hudson).

Watch the music video for “Work” below.

Rihanna releases new album “Anti”

28 Jan

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Rihanna has released her eighth album online.

“Anti” – featuring appearances from Drake and SZA – is now streaming exclusively on Tidal for one week, and a deluxe version of the album with three bonus tracks will be made available on January 29th.

Lead single “Work” was co-written by Jahron “PartyNextDoor” Brathwaite and produced by Matthew “Boi-1da” Samuels, Allen Ritter, and Sevn Thomas.

Other songwriters backing Rihanna on the follow-up to 2012’s “Unapologetic” are James Fauntleroy (Leona Lewis), Bibi Bourelly (Usher), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna), The-Dream (Santigold), and The Weeknd (Ariana Grande).

On the production front, “Anti” boasts contributions from Shea Taylor (Sia), Jeff Bhasker (Beyonce), Mick Schultz (Zendaya), Hit-Boy (Brandy), DJ Mustard (Tinashe), Fred Ball (Jessie Ware), and Brian Kennedy (Fantasia).

Peep the tracklisting for “Anti” below.

(1) Consideration / (2) James Joint / (3) Kiss it Better / (4) Work / (5) Desperado / (6) Woo / (7) Needed Me / (8) Yeah, I Said It / (9) Same Ol’ Mistakes / (10) Never Ending / (11) Love on the Brain / (12) Higher / (13) Close to You

Tinashe releases “Party Favors” music video

20 Nov

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Tinashe has released a new music video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Party Favors” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (November 19, 2015).

Production duties on “Party Favors” were collectively helmed by Allen Ritter (DJ Khaled, French Montana), Illangelo (The Weeknd, Wiz Khalifa), Boi-1da (Elle Varner, Kelly Rowland) and Vinylz (Drake, Jamie Foxx).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is scheduled to release her sophomore album “Joyride” – featuring lead single “Player” – next year through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Joyride” delivers further contributions from Cass Lowe (AlunaGeorge), Jonas Jeberg (Nicole Scherzinger), Dev Hynes (Carly Rae Jepsen), Joel Compass (John Legend) and Max Martin (Adele).

Watch the music video for “Party Favors” below.

Tinashe unleashes new single “Party Favors”

10 Sep

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Tinashe has unleashed her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Party Favors” – featuring Young Thug – to her SoundCloud channel on Wednesday (September 09, 2015).

Production duties on “Party Favors” were collectively handled by Allen Ritter (DJ Khaled, French Montana), Illangelo (The Weeknd, Wiz Khalifa), Boi-1da (Elle Varner, Kelly Rowland) and Vinylz (Drake, Jamie Foxx).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe’s upcoming sophomore album “Joyride” will hit stores and digital outlets later this year through RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Aquarius” boasts further alliances from Dr. Luke (Ciara, Nicki Minaj), Cirkut (Rihanna, The Weeknd), Jacob Kasher (Rita Ora, Maroon 5), Ammo (Sia, Katy Perry) and Max Martin (Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato).

Listen to the audio clip for “Party Favors” below.