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AlunaGeorge enlist Digital Farm Animals for new collaboration

26 Apr

British electronic music duo AlunaGeorge – composed of Aluna Francis and George Reid – have enlisted Digital Farm Animals for a new collaboration.

The DJ, record producer, songwriter, and remixer – born Nicholas Gale – is known for his works with Dua Lipa (“Be the One”), Louis Tomlinson (“Back to You”), Noah Cyrus (“Stay Together”), Rita Ora (“Anywhere”), Rudimental (“All That Love”), Jones (“Wild”) and Alex Newell (“Devilish”).

Fans of Digital Farm Animals’ works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Zara Larsson, Louisa Johnson, Alma, John Newman, Chromeo, Era Istrefi, Grace Carter, Liam Payne, James Arthur, Conrad Sewell, Jojo, Astrid S, Kat Dahlia, L Devine, and Annika Rose.

Meanwhile, AlunaGeorge are expected to release their upcoming third album later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “I Remember” reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Rodney Jerkins (Stanaj, Kandace Springs), Dayo “Dyo” Olatunji (Mack Wilds, Ray BLK), Paul E. Phamous (Dinah Jane, Noah Cyrus) and Alex Salibian (Mikky Ekko, Harry Styles).

Stream the audio clip for “Say My Name” below.

AlunaGeorge enlists Rodney Jerkins for new collaboration

9 Jan

British electronic music duo AlunaGeorge, composed of Aluna Francis and George Reid, have enlisted Rodney Jerkins for a new collaboration.

Jerkins recently produced and co-wrote “Woman of My Word” for American recording artist K. Michelle alongside Carmen Reece, Justin “King Midas” Lay, and David “Davy” Nathan. The track appears on K. Michelle’s latest album, “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know,” out now via Atlantic Records.

Some of Jerkins’ other notable credits include Mariah Carey’s “You’re Mine (Eternal),” Tamar Braxton’s “Blind,” Alicia Keys’ “Listen to Your Heart,” Britney Spears’ “He About to Lose Me,” Mary J. Blige’s “Doubt,” Ciara’s “Ready My Lips,” Leona Lewis’ “Shake You Up,” and Maroon 5’s “My Heart is Open.”

Meanwhile, AlunaGeorge are expected to release their upcoming third album – featuring current singles “Last Kiss” and “Turn Up the Love” – is expected to arrive later this year via Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

Their previous studio collection, 2016’s “I Remember,” peaked to number six on the US Billboard Top Dance/Electronic Albums Chart and spawned singles “I’m in Control,” “I Remember,” “Mean What I Mean” and “Mediator.”

Watch the music video for “I’m in Control” below.

AlunaGeorge release new promotional singles “Turn Up the Love” and “Last Kiss”

8 Jul

British electronic music duo AlunaGeorge – composed of Aluna Francis and George Reid – has released two promotional singles online.

“Turn Up the Love” and “Last Kiss” are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Both tracks were produced by George Reid and mixed by Daniel “Utters” Radclyffe, whose resume boasts further works with All Saints (“One Woman Man”), Maverick Sabre (“I Need”), Chronixx (“I Know Love”), Raleigh Ritchie (“In Too Deep”), Foxes (“Beauty Queen”), Ella Eyre (“Home”), Selah Sue (“Feel”) and Purple Ferdinand (“Through Your Eyes”).

AlunaGeorge’s upcoming third album, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

The still-untitled collection follows 2016’s “I Remember,” which delivered contributions from Sam Romans (“I’m in Control”), Charli XCX (“Jealous”), Tom Aspaul (“Mediator”), Cathy Dennis (“Heartbreak Horizon”), Kid Harpoon (“Wanderlust”) and MNDR (“Mean What I Mean”).

Listen to the audio clips for “Last Kiss” and “Turn Up the Love” below.

AlunaGeorge unleash new song “Mediator”

2 Sep

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AlunaGeorge have unleashed a new song online.

The British electronic music duo posted the audio clip for “Mediator” to their Vevo channel on Thursday (September 01, 2016).

“Mediator” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by group members Aluna Francis and George Reid along with Tom Aspaul, who also worked with the likes of Kylie Minogue (“Feels So Good”), Alex Newell (“Shame”), and Karen Harding (“Those Girls”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, AlunaGeorge’s upcoming album “I Remember” – featuring singles “I’m in Control” and “Mean What I Mean” – is scheduled to arrive on September 16 via Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

Other album contributors include Mark Ralph, Sam Romans, Utters, Free School, Harold Lilly, Amanda Warner, Stargate, Charli XCX, John Hill, Noonie Bao, Cass Lowe, Kid Harpoon, Ajay Bhattacharyya, and Cathy Dennis.

Listen to the audio clip for “Mediator” below.

AlunaGeorge premiere music video for new single “Mean What I Mean”

28 Jul

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AlunaGeorge have premiered the music video for their new single online.

The British electronic music duo posted the visual clip for “Mean What I Mean” – featuring Leikeli47 and Dreezy – to their Vevo channel on Wednesday (July 27, 2016).

“Mean What I Mean” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by group members Aluna Francis and George Reid along with Amanda “MNDR” Warner (Kylie Minogue, Sean Paul), Harold Lily (Christina Milian, Toni Braxton) and Dan “Utters” Radclyffe (Sinead Harnett, Ella Eyre).

As mentioned in earlier posts, AlunaGeorge’s upcoming sophomore album “I Remember” – featuring lead single “I’m in Control” – is scheduled to arrive on September 16 via Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

Other album contributors include Mark Ralph, Sam Romans, Jean Baptiste Kouame, Michael McHenry, DJ Replay, Stargate, Charli XCX, John Hill, Noonie Bao, Cass Lowe, Kid Harpoon, Ajay Bhattacharyya, and Cathy Dennis.

Watch the music video for “Mean What I Mean” below.

AlunaGeorge reveal tracklisting for sophomore album “I Remember”

13 Jul

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AlunaGeorge have revealed the tracklist for their sophomore album.

The British electronic duo – composed of Aluna Francis and George Reid – will release “I Remember” on September 16 via Island Records.

Current single “Mean What I Mean” – featuring Leikeli47 & Dreezy – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

The highly anticipated collection boasts further contributions from Sam Romans, Amanda “MNDR” Warner, Cass Lowe, Mark Ralph, Jean Baptiste Kouame, Ryan “DJ Replay” Buendia, and Michael McHenry.

AlunaGeorge’s debut album, 2013’s “Body Music,” peaked to number eleven on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “You Know You Like It” and “Attracting Flies.”

Peep the tracklisting for “I Remember” below.

(1) Full Swing / (2) My Blood / (3) Not Above Love / (4) Hold Your Head High / (5) Mean What I Mean / (6) Jealous / (7) I’m In Control / (8) I Remember / (9) In My Head / (10) Mediator / (11) Heartbreak Horizon / (12) Wanderlust

AlunaGeorge premieres music video for new single “I Remember”

16 Apr

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AlunaGeorge have premiered the music video for their new single online.

The British electronic music duo posted the Daniel Iglesias Jr.-directed clip for “I Remember” to their Vevo channel on Thursday (April 14, 2016).

The track was written by group members Aluna Francis and George Reid along with Cass Lowe, whose other credits include Snakehips’ “All My Friends” [Sony Music UK] and Blonde’s “All Cried Out” [Parlophone].

Meanwhile, production duties on “I Remember” – now available for download via iTunes – were collectively handled by Reid and Australian hitmaker Harley Edward Streten, better known by his stage name, Flume.

AlunaGeorge’s upcoming sophomore album “I Remember” – featuring the Sam Romans-assisted / Mark Ralph-produced “I’m in Control” – will be released later this year through Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

The follow-up to 2013’s “Body Music” reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from Stargate, Jin Jin, Diplo, Cathy Dennis, Happy Perez, Tom Aspaul, Babydaddy, and Dallas Austin.

Watch the music video for “I Remember” below.