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Kamille hits the studio with Rudimental

20 May

British singer/songwriter Camille Purcell, professionally known as Kamille, has teamed up for with Rudimental for a new collaboration.

Purcell’s songwriting resume boasts works with Little Mix (“Shout Out to My Ex”), Olly Murs (“Grow Up”), Fleur East (“Sax”), Ella Henderson (“Glow”), Sigma (“Find Me”), Leona Lewis (“Mr. Right”) and The Saturdays (“What About Us”).

Her upcoming debut album – featuring contributions from Chris Loco, Two Inch Punch, Dantae Johnson, and Goldfingers – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Virgin EMI Records.

Meanwhile, Rudimental – composed of Kesi Dryden, Amir Amor, Piers Agget and DJ Locksmith – are currently working on their upcoming third album under Major Tom’s Music and Asylum Records (UK) / Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2015’s “We the Generation” reportedly features alliances with Sam Romans, Grace Barker, Jonny “Ghostwriter” Harris, Rachel “RAYE” Keen, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Cara Salimando, James Newman, Arrow Benjamin, Cass Lowe, Jim Eliot, and Andrew Jackson.

Fans of Kamille’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by The Script, David Guetta, Louis Tomlinson, Jess Glynne, Ella Henderson, Rita Ora, Tamera Foster, Sigala, Era Istrefi, Calum Scott, Wiz Kid, and Ella Eyre.

Stream “We the Generation” below.

Molly Kate Kestner liberates new single “It’s You”

28 Apr

Molly Kate Kestner has liberated her new single online.

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

The track was written by Kestner alongside Andrew Jackson (RAYE, Ellie Goulding) and Adam Argyle (Dua Lipa, Ella Henderson).

Production duties on “It’s You” were collectively handled by Ryan Tedder (Hailee Steinfeld, Colbie Caillat) and Nick Ruth (Kelly Clarkson, Carly Rae Jepsen).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Kestner is expected to release her debut project – featuring previous singles “His Daughter,” “Good Die Young” and “Prom Queen” – later this year via Artist Partner Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions from Toby Gad (Alicia Keys), Francis “Eg” White (Sam Smith), David Hodges (Christina Perri), Michael “BloodPop” Tucker (Lady GaGa), Dan McDougall (Norma Jean Martine) and Andrew Cedar (Charlie Puth).

On the songwriting front, Kestner has worked with Autumn Rowe (Becky Hill), Emily Warren (Shawn Mendes), Amy Wadge (Ed Sheeran), Lauren Christy (Keri Hilson), Sasha Sloan (Anne-Marie), James “JHart” Abrahart (Keith Urban) and Madison Emiko Love (Camila Cabello).

Listen to the audio clip for “It’s You” below.

Dua Lipa shares acoustic performance of “Genesis”

16 Apr

Dua Lipa has shared a new song online.

The British singer/songwriter posted an exclusive acoustic performance of “Genesis” to her YouTube channel on Saturday (April 16, 2017).

The track was co-written by Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry, Ella Henderson), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Idina Menzel, Ricky Martin), Clarence Coffee Jr. (Olly Murs, Jake Miller) and Andreas “Axident” Schuller (Justin Bieber, Thomas Rhett).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Dua Lipa’s self-titled album will be released on June 2 via Warner Music Group / Warner Bros. Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Kenzie May, Chelcee Grimes, Laura Dockrill, Karen Poole, Emily Warren, Noonie Bao, Lindy Robbins, Camille Purcell, Whitney Phillips, Jin Jin, Ilsey Juber, Amy Wadge, MoZella, Jenna Andrews, Ed Drewett, Iain James, Jacob Attwooll, Andrew Jackson, and JHart.

Dua Lipa’s upcoming single “Lost in Your Light” – featuring guest vocals from fellow recording artist Miguel – will arrive on April 21 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the songwriting front, Dua Lipa co-wrote “Used to You” for Annalisa alongside Lucy “Pawws” Taylor and Nicholas “Digital Farm Animals” Gale, as well as “Wake Up Alone” for The Chainsmokers alongside Emily Warren, Scott Harris, and Andrew Taggart.

Watch the acoustic performance of “Genesis” below.

John Newman teams with Alex Salibian for new collaboration

12 Apr

John Newman has teamed up with Alex Salibian for a new collaboration.

The American musician recently co-produced Harry Styles’ debut solo single “Sign of the Times” alongside Jeff Bhasker and Tyler Johnson.

Other notable credits by Salibian – who is signed to Bhasker’s production company – include Cam’s “Want it All,” Mikky Ekko’s “Burning Doves,” Elle King’s “Kokaine Karolina,” and Young the Giant’s “Silvertongue.”

Meanwhile, Newman is expected to release his third studio collection later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Revolve” reportedly delivers further productions from Goldfingers (Liza Owen), Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem (Leona Lewis), Digital Farm Animals (Liam Payne), Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande), Guy Chambers (Kylie Minogue), Jamie Hartman (Rag’n’Bone Man) and Electric (Little Mix).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Jonny “Ghostwriter” Harris (Ella Eyre), Max McElligott (Craig David), Johnny McDaid (Zara Larsson), Andrew Jackson (Ellie Goulding), Foy Vance (Ed Sheeran) and James Newman (Olly Murs).

Stream “Revolve” below.

Charlotte OC releases acoustic rendition of “Darkest Hour”

17 Mar

British singer/songwriter Charlotte OC has released a new song online.

The acoustic rendition of “Darkest Hour” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Charlotte OC alongside Jarrad Rogers (Demi Lovato, Rita Ora) and Sean Foreman (Kesha, Ariana Grande).

Production duties on “Darkest Hour” were handled by Tim Anderson, whose other credits include BANKS’ “Mind Games,” Sam Sparrow’s “Yellow Orange Rays,” Halsey’s “Hurricane,” and Solange’s “Sleep in the Park.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Charlotte OC will release her sophomore studio collection “Careless People” on March 31 via Harvest Records.

The highly-anticipated project delivers further songwriters contributions from Tom Aspaul (Celeste Waite), Andrew Jackson (Ellie Goulding), Nate Campany (Tori Kelly), Daniel Nigro (Sky Ferreira) and Laura “LP” Pergolizzi (Becky Hill).

On the follow-up to 2011’s “For Kenny,” Charlotte OC has also worked with Francis “Eg” White (Sam Smith), Martin Sjolie (Maria Mena), Jone Levine (Bebe Rexha), Sacha Skarbek (Lana Del Rey) and Adam Argyle (Ella Henderson).

Listen to the audio clip for “Darkest Hour” below.

Ellie Goulding pens song for Lea Michele’s new album “Places”

16 Mar

Ellie Goulding has penned a new song for fellow recording artist Lea Michele.

“Heavenly” is earmarked for inclusion on Michele’s sophomore studio collection, “Places,” which will arrive on April 28 via Columbia Records.

Goulding wrote the song with production duo Richard “Biff” Stannard and Ash Howes, who previously teamed up with the British singer/songwriter on “Lights,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart, and “Ritual,” taken from the artist’s 2012’s album, “Halcyon.”

Additionally, Goulding co-wrote Diana Vickers’ “Remake Me + You,” “Jumping into Rivers” and “Notice” alongside UK producer Guy Sigsworth.

The “Love Me Like You Do” star’s upcoming fourth album – featuring productions and songwriting contributions from Noel Zancanella, Justin Tranter, Nate Campany, RAYE, Andrew Jackson, Ilsey Juber, and BloodPop – is expected to hit stores and online outlets later this year via Polydor Records,

On the other hand, Michele’s current promotional single “Anything’s Possible” – which was co-written by Maureen “MoZella” McDonald and Timothy “Tim” Myers – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Lights” below.

Ellie Goulding teams up with Ilsey Juber for new collaboration

11 Mar

Ellie Goulding has teamed up with Ilsey Juber for a new collaboration.

The American singer-songwriter is responsible for co-writing Beyonce’s “All Night,” Martin Garrix’s “In the Name of Love,” Hey Violet’s “Guys My Age,” Bea Miller’s “Yes Girl,” Noah Cyrus’ “Almost Famous,” Britney Spears’ “Man on the Moon,” Shawn Mendes’ “Mercy,” Nick Jonas’ “Unhinged,” Drake’s “Jungle,” Majid Jordan’s “My Love,” and K. Michelle’s “If it Ain’t Love.”

Juber’s extensive resume boasts further works with top producers Diplo, Jake Gosling, Nolan Lambroza, Eric Hudson, Julian Bunetta, Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Henry “Cirkut” Walter, Johny Henry Ryan, Will IDAP, Danny Parker, Teddy Geiger, and Jason Evigan.

Meanwhile, Goulding is expected to release her fourth studio collection later this year Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The follow-up 2015’s “Delirium” reportedly delivers additional contributions from BloodPop (Tinashe), RAYE (Mabel McVey), Noel Zancanella (Ella Henderon), Julia Michaels (Ed Sheeran), Justin Tranter (Selena Gomez), Andrew Jackson (Dua Lipa) and Nate Campany (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Still Falling for You” below.