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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.

Dua Lipa delivers music video for new single “Thinkin ‘Bout You”

22 Feb

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Dua Lipa has delivered the music video for her new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Thinkin ‘Bout You” to her YouTube channel on Wednesday (February 22, 2017).

The track was co-written by Adam Argyle, whose other credits include Jamie Lawson’s “The Last Time,” Melanie C’s “Anymore,” Ronan Keating’s “Time of My Life,” Izzy Bizu’s “Hello Crazy,” and James Bay’s “Clocks Go Forward.”

Production duties on “Thinkin ‘Bout You” – now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – were handled by Stephen “KOZ” Kozmeniuk, who previously teamed up with Dua Lipa on “Last Dance.”

The “Hotter than Hell” star’s debut album, on the other hand, will arrive on June 2nd via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

The self-titled project reportedly delivers further productions from Fraser T. Smith, Stephan Moccio, MNEK, Banx & Ranx, Chris Loco, GRADES, Josh Record, Two Inch Punch, Greg Wells, Billboard, Toby Gad, Axident, Knox Brown, BloodPop, Jayson DeZuzio, and TMS.

On the songwriting front, Dua Lipa has worked with Lindy Robbins, Karen Poole, Sarah Hudson, Amy Wadge, Camille Purcell, Laura Dockrill, Emily Warren, Ilsey Juber, Noonie Bao, Chelcee Grimes, Whitney Phillips, Kenzie May, Andrew Jackson, Jacob Attwooll, Iain James, Ed Drewett, and JHart.

Watch the music video for “Thinkin ‘Bout You” below.

Dua Lipa hits the studio with Stephan Moccio

14 Feb

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Dua Lipa has teamed up with Stephan Moccio for a new collaboration.

The Canadian record producer and songwriter is known for his works with The Weeknd (“Earned It”), Miley Cyrus (“Wrecking Ball”), Celine Dion (“A New Day Has Come”), Seal (“Daylight Saving”), Jon Bellion (“Fashion”), Skylar Grey (“I Know You”), Ne-Yo (“Ballerina”) and Maty Noyes (“London”).

Moccio has also contributed to the next projects by Skrillex, Jennifer Lopez, Meghan Trainor, Stanaj, Julia Michaels, Tori Kelly, Jasmine Thompson, Conrad Sewell, Jessie Ware, Avery Wilson, Lea Michele, Emeli Sande, and James Blunt.

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa’s debut album – featuring singles “Room for 2,” “Be the One,” “New Love,” “Hotter than Hell,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah)” and “Thinking Bout You” – will arrive on June 2nd via Warner Brothers Records.

The self-titled project reportedly delivers productions from MNEK, Banx & Ranx, Chris Loco, GRADES, Josh Record, Two Inch Punch, Greg Wells, Billboard, Toby Gad, Axident, Knox Brown, BloodPop, Jayson DeZuzio, and TMS.

On the songwriting front, Dua Lipa has worked with Lindy Robbins, Karen Poole, Sarah Hudson, Amy Wadge, Camille Purcell, Laura Dockrill, Emily Warren, Ilsey Juber, Noonie Bao, Chelcee Grimes, Whitney Phillips, Kenzie May, Andrew Jackson, Jacob Attwooll, Iain James, Ed Drewett, and JHart.

Watch the music video for “Blow Your Mind (Mwah)” below.

Rag’n’Bone Man releases debut album “Human”

10 Feb

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Rag’n’Bone Man has released his debut album online.

“Human” – featuring promotional singles “Grace,” “Odetta,” “Skin” and “Ego” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project delivers productions from Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande), Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware), Mark Crew (Bastille), Steve Fitzmaurice (Sam Smith) and Johnny McDaid (Harry Styles).

Songwriters include Jamie Scott (Anne-Marie), Ina Wroldsen (Tinashe), Andrew Jackson (Ellie Goulding), Fred Cox (Zak Abel), Sam Romans (John Legend), Foy Vance (Ed Sheeran), Jamie Hartman (Kacy Hill) and Simon Aldred (Birdy).

Stream “Human” in its entirety below.

Charlotte OC enlists Laura Pergolizzi, Jon Levine for new single “Medicine Man”

10 Feb

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Charlotte OC has released her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Laura “LP” Pergolizzi, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “Cheers (Drink to That),” Christina Aguilera’s “Beautiful People,” Ella Henderson’s “Mirror Man,” Leona Lewis’ “Fingerprint,” and Cher’s “Red.”

Production duties on “Medicine Man” were handled by Jon “The Rabbi” Levine, who is also responsible for Rachel Platten’s “Fight Song,” Dua Lipa’s “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” and Bebe Rexha’s “I’m Gonna Show You Crazy.”

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 (Little Boots), Andrew Jackson (Rag’n’Bone Man), Nate Campany (Ellie Goulding), Daniel Nigro (Grace Mitchell) and Sean Foreman (Kesha).

Other producers on the follow-up to 2011’s “For Kenny” are Francis “Eg” White (Adele), Martin Sjolie (Sam Smith), Tim Anderson (Halsey), Jarrad Rogers (Rachel Platten), Sacha Skarbek (Miley Cyrus) and Adam Argyle (Izzy Bizu).

Listen to the audio clip for “Medicine Man” below.