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Tayla Parx unleashes debut project “TaylaMade”

8 Jul

American singer/songwriter Taylor Parks, professionally known as Tayla Parx, has unleashed her debut project online.

“TaylaMade” – featuring guest appearances from fellow recording artists Syd, Chiild, and Khalid – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters and producers backing Parx on “TaylaMade” are XSDTRK (Angel Taylor), John Hill (Rihanna), Hazebanga (Selena Gomez), Ali Tamposi (Rita Ora), STINT (AlunaGeorge), Ludwig Goransson (Childish Gambino), Marcus Lomax (Bebe Rexha), T-Collar (Zara Larsson), Arnthor Birgisson (Leona Lewis) and MNDR (Charli XCX).

Fans of Parx’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Janelle Monae, Cassie, Ariana Grande, Christina Aguilera, Demi Lovato, Kesha, Fleur East, Mollie King, Stanaj, Diana Gordon, Alina Baraz, Majid Jordan, Hailee Steinfeld, Skip Marley, Tori Kelly, and Cameron Dallas.

Her previous credits include Mariah Carey’s “Infinity,” Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” Jojo’s “Fuck Apologies,” Jason Derulo’s “Love Me Down,” Meghan Trainor’s “Better,” Fifth Harmony’s “Bo$$,” Jennifer Lopez’s “So Good,” Luke James’ “Glass House,” and Keyshia Cole’s “Rick James.”

Watch the music video for “I Love You” below.

Carly Rae Jepsen liberates new single “Cut to the Feeling”

26 May

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Carly Rae Jepsen has liberated her new promotional single online.

“Cut to the Feeling” – which is taken from the motion picture soundtrack to the upcoming film “Leap!” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Originally intended for Jepsen’s 2015 album “E.MO.TION,” the track was co-written by Simon Wilcox and Nolan “Sir Nolan” Lambroza, who are also behind Tinashe’s “Flame,” Nick Jonas’ “Jealous,” DNCE’s “Unsweet,” Fifth Harmony’s “Squeeze,” and Demi Lovato’s “Body Talk.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Jepsen is expected to release her next studio collection later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts songwriting contributions from Noonie Bao (Dua Lipa), Nate Campany (Tori Kelly), Phoebe Ryan (Britney Spears), Evan “Kidd” Bogart (Jess Glynne), Amanda “MNDR” Warner (AlunaGeorge), Tobias Jesso Jr. (Sam Smith), Charli XCX (Blondie), Justin Tranter (Betty Who) and Maureen “MoZella” McDonald (Tinashe).

Among the producers expected to appear on the album are Alex Hope (Kacy Hill), Patrik Berger (Santigold), Kyle Shearer (Melanie Martinez), Captain Cuts (Bebe Rexha), Pontus Winnberg (Sky Ferreira), Justin Raisen (Angel Olsen), BloodPop (Madonna), Kaytranada (Craig David) and Fred Ball (Zara Larsson).

Stream the audio clip for “Cut to the Feeling” below.

Carly Rae Jepsen reunites with Evan “Kidd” Bogart for a new collaboration

11 Apr

Carly Rae Jepsen has reunited with Evan “Kidd” Bogart for a new collaboration.

The American music executive, television producer, music publisher and songwriter previously co-penned “Black Heart” for Jepsen alongside the song’s producer Greg Wells. The track appears on Jepsen’s 2015 album, “E.MO.TION,” which peaked to number sixteen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Other notable credits by Bogart include ZZ Ward’s “Help Me Mama,” Lizzo’s “Coconut Oil,” Hey Violet’s “Pure,” Fleur East’s “Love Me or Leave Me Alone,” Madonna’s “Ghosttown,” Britney Spears’ “Love Me Down,” Leona Lewis’ “Happy,” Jason Derulo’s “It Girl,” Rihanna’s “S.O.S,” Rachel Platten’s “Hey Hey Hallelujah,” and Demi Lovato’s “I Hate You, Don’t Leave Me.”

Jepsen, on the other hand, is expected to release her fourth studio collection later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

Other songwriters expected to appear on the still-untitled collection are Charlotte “Charlie XCX” Aitchison (Camila Cabello), Amanda “MNDR” Warner (AlunaGeorge), Jonnali “Noonie Bao” Parmenius (Dua Lipa), Phoebe Ryan (The Chainsmokers), Simon Wilcox (Nick Jonas), Tobias Jesso Jr. (Sam Smith), Justin Tranter (Ellie Goulding) and Nathaniel “Nate” Campany (Tori Kelly).

Meanwhile, fans of Bogart’s songwriting works should keep an eye on the next projects by acts and artists including DAKOTA, Bethany Noel Mota, Karen Harding, Ella Henderson, Georgia Ku, Jess Glynne, Kyla Smith, Ella Eyre, Rudimental, MKTO, Stanaj, and Robert DeLong.

Listen to the audio clip for “Black Heart” below.

Clean Bandit teases new collaboration with Jess Glynne, Jimmy Napes

20 Mar

Clean Bandit have reunited in the studio with Jess Glynne and Jimmy Napes.

“MC Emotional Banger and DJ Vibrancy jamming @jessglynne @jimmynapes,” the British electronic music group – composed of Grace Chatto and siblings Jack and Luke Patterson – posted to their Instagram profile.

Clean Bandit previously teamed with Glynne and Napes on international hit single “Rather Be,” which topped the UK Singles Chart and peaked to number ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Glynne also provided guest vocals on Clean Bandit’s “Real Love,” which peaked to number two on the UK Singles Chart, and Napes co-wrote “Extraordinary,” which delivered guest vocals from UK singer-songwriter Sharna Bass.

As mentioned in earlier posts, the upcoming sophomore album by Clean Bandit – featuring singles “Tears,” “Rockabye” and “Symphony” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “New Eyes” boasts contributions from Sam Romans (Craig David), Mark Ralph (AlunaGeorge), Ina Wroldsen (Janelle Monae), Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez) and Steve Mac (Demi Lovato).

Other musicians expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Toby Gad (Beyonce), Natasha Bedingfield (Tori Kelly), Labrinth (Noah Cyrus), Priscilla Renae (Rihanna), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Eyelar (Diztortion), Jesse Shatkin (Kelly Clarkson), MNDR (Charli XCX) and Joel Compass (Tinashe).

Watch the music video for “Symphony” below.

Charli XCX hits the studio with Carly Rae Jepsen

16 Mar

Charli XCX has recorded new music with Carly Rae Jepsen.

The British singer/songwriter – real name Charlotte Aitchison – has co-penned songs for other acts/artists including Icona Pop (“I Love It”), RAYE (“I, U, Us”), Neon Jungle (“So Alive”), Iggy Azalea (“Beg for It”), will.i.am (“Boys & Girls”), Selena Gomez (“Same Old Love”), Ty Dolla $ign (“Drop That Kitty”), MØ (“Drum”), Ricky Reed (“Joan of Arc”), Ryn Weaver (“Octahate”), Gwen Stefani (“Hell Yeah Baby”) and James Blunt (“When I Find Love”).

Her new mixtape “Number 1 Angel” – featuring 10 songs including “Dreamer,” “Blame it On You,” “Roll with Me,” “Emotional,” “ILY2,” “White Roses,” “Babygirl” and “Ligpgloss” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Jepsen, on the other hand, is expected to release her fourth studio collection later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Emotion” reportedly delivers productions from Patrik Berger (Billie Piper), Jack Antonoff (Zayn Malik), Pontus Winnberg (Britney Spears), Justin Raisen (Sky Ferreira), Kyle Shearer (Dua Lipa), Sir Nolan (Rita Ora), Devonte Hynes (Nelly Furtado) and Captain Cuts (Halsey).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the highly-anticipated album are MNDR (Sean Paul), Noonie Bao (Noah Cyrus), Phoebe Ryan (Betty Who), Simon Wilcox (Demi Lovato) and Nate Campany (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Your Type” below.

Carly Rae Jepsen teams with MNDR, Justin Raisen for new collaboration

16 Mar

Canadian recording artist Carly Rae Jepsen has teamed up with MNDR and Justin Raisen for a new collaboration.

American singer/songwriter MNDR (real name Amanda Warner) is responsible for co-writing Charli XCX’s “Babygirl,” Jake Miller’s “Superhuman,” AlunaGeorge’s “Mean What I Mean,” Flume’s “Like Water,” Kylie Minogue’s “Les Sex,” Brooke Candy’s “Rubber Band Stacks,” and Sean Paul’s “Legacy.”

Meanwhile, Raisen’s songwriting/production resume boasts works for Charli XCX (“London Queen”), Sky Ferreira (“Love in Stereo”), Santigold (Who I Thought You Were), Lawrence Rothman (“H”), MS MR (“Criminals), Theophilus London (“Why Even Try?”), Kim Gordon (“Murdered Out”), Ariel Pink (“Picture Me Gone”), Little Boots (“Satellite”) and Angel Olsen (“Shut Up Kiss Me”).

Jepsen, on the other hand, is expected to release her fourth studio collection later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Emotion” reportedly delivers productions from Patrik Berger (Robyn), Jack Antonoff (Taylor Swift), Pontus Winnberg (MishCatt), Kyle Shearer (Tove Lo), Sir Nolan (Nick Jonas) and Captain Cuts (Bebe Rexha).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the highly-anticipated album are Noonie Bao (RAYE), Phoebe Ryan (Britney Spears), Simon Wilcox (Tinashe), Nate Campany (Ellie Goulding) and Devonte Hynes (Solange).

Watch the music video for “Run Away With Me” below.

Brooke Candy teams up with Sia for new single “Living Out Loud”

3 Feb

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Brooke Candy has released her new single online.

“Living Out Loud” – featuring Australian singer/songwriter Sia – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Sia alongside Priscilla Renea Hamilton (Nick Jonas, Mariah Carey), Geoffrey Early (Bipolar Sunshine, Niykee Heaton) and Greg Kurstin (Kylie Minogue, Gwen Stefani).

Production duties on “Living Out Loud” were handled by Jesse Shatkin, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “Sledgehammer,” Charlie Puth’s “One Call Away,” Kelly Clarkson’s “Invincible,” an Foxes’ “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now.”

Candy’s upcoming debut album “Daddy Issues” – featuring previous singles “Rubber Band Stacks,” “Happy Days,” “Changes,” “Nasty” and “Paper or Plastic” – will arrive later this year via RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated LP reportedly delivers productions from Jack Antonoff (Taylor Swift), Nonfiction (Chris Brown), Magnus Lidehall (Katy Perry), Snob Scrilla (Jessica Mauboy) and Jayson DeZuzio (Skylar Grey).

On the songwriting front, Brooke Candy has worked with Jude Demorest (Fifth Harmony), Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa), MNDR (Charli XCX), Talay Riley (Craig David), Livvi Franc (Zara Larsson) and Ali Tamposi (Lea Michele).

Listen to the audio clip for “Living Out Loud” below.