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Mahalia delivers new single “Square 1”

23 Aug

British singer/songwriter Mahalia Burkmar, known mononymously as Mahalia, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Square 1” – which was written by Mahalia alongside Nathaniel J. Warner, Aston Rudi, Dan Diggas, and Felix Joseph – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mahalia’s upcoming album “Love and Compromise” – featuring previous singles “Simmer,” “Do Not Disturb” and “I Wish I Missed My Ex” – on September 6 via Atlantic Records UK.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further contributions from Maths Time Joy, Alistair O’Donnell, Jonny Lattimer, Sounwave, Terrace Martin, Pop Wansel, Wayne Hector, Sam Dew, and Larrance Dopson.

Stream the audio clip for “Square 1” below.

Mahalia liberates music video for new single “Simmer”

17 Jul

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Mahalia has liberated the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Simmer” – featuring Burna Boy – was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Wednesday (July 17, 2019).

The track was co-written by Kojey Radical alongside Wayne Hector (Tanya Lacey, Craig David), Felix Joseph (Jorja Smith, Maverick Sabre) and Jonah Christian (Normani, Snoh Aalegra).

Mahalia’s upcoming debut album “Love and Compromise” – featuring previous singles “I Wish I Missed My Ex” and “Do Not Disturb” – is scheduled to arrive on September 13 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The highly-anticipated project yields additional contributions from Aston Rudi, Jonny Lattimer, Alastair O’Donnell, Nate Warner, Sam Dew, Pop Wansel, DJ Dahi, Sounwave, and Jennifer Decilveo.

Watch the music video for “Simmer” below.

Mahalia unleashes new promotional single “Simmer”

4 Jul

British singer/songwriter Mahalia Burkmar, known mononymously as Mahalia, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Simmer” – featuring Burna Boy – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Wayne Hector, whose recent credits include Rita Ora’s “Ritual,” Maren Morris’ “Kingdom of One,” Prettymuch’s “Healthy,” Josh Groban’s “Won’t Look Back,” and Leon Bridges’ “Bad Bad News.”

Production duties on “Simmer” were collectively handled by Felix Joseph (Jorja Smith, Kevin Garrett) and Jonah Christian (Snoh Alegra, Anderson Paak).

Mahalia’s upcoming debut album “Love and Compromise” – featuring previous singles “I Wish I Missed My Ex” and “Do Not Disturb” – is scheduled to arrive on September 13 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The highly-anticipated project yields additional productions and songwriting contributions from Aston Rudi, Jonny Lattimer, Alastair O’Donnell, Nate Warner, Sam Dew, Pop Wansel, DJ Dahi, Sounwave, and Jennifer Decilveo.

Stream the audio clip for “Simmer” below.

Nicki Minaj confirms details for new single “Megatron”

19 Jun

Nicki Minaj has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Trinidadian-born American rapper and singer (real name Onika Tanya Maraj) christened “Megatron” as her next promotional cut and will release it on June 21 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Denisha “Blu June” Andrews and Brittany “Chi” Coney of Nova Wav, who are also responsible Chloe x Halle’s “Be Yourself,” Monica’s “Commitment,” Tinashe’s “Ooh La La,” Mary J. Blige’s “Thriving,” Saweete’s “Emotional,” and Teyana Taylor’s “Gonna Love Me.”

Production duties on “Megatron” were handled by Andrew “Pop” Wansel, who previously teamed up with Minaj on singles “Your Love” and “Right By My Side” (featuring Chris Brown), taken from the albums “Pink Friday” (2010) and “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” (2012), respectively.

Minaj’s most recent studio collection, 2018’s “Queen,” debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Chun-Li,” “Bed” (featuring Ariana Grande), “Barbie Dreams” and “Good Form.”

Watch the music video for “Right By My Side” below.

 

Mahalia confirms details for debut album “Love and Compromise”

15 Jun

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Mahalia has confirmed the details for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter (born Mahalia Rose Burkmar) has christened her first studio collection “Love and Compromise” and will release it on September 13 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

Current promotional single “Grateful” – which was produced by regular collaborator Maths Time Joy – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The album yields additional alliances from Felix Joseph, Aston Rudi, Jonny Lattimer, Wayne Hector, Alastair O’Donnell, Nate Warner, Jonah Christian, Sam Dew, Pop Wansel, DJ Dahi, Sounwave, and Jennifer Decilveo.

See the tracklisting for “Love and Compromise” below.

(1) Hide Out / (2) I Wish I Missed My Ex / (3) Simmer / (4) Good Company / (5) What Am I / (6) Regular People / (7) Karma / (8) He’s Mine / (9) What You Did / (10) Do Not Disturb / (11) Richie / (12) Consistency / (13) Square 1

Ariana Grande delivers new album “Thank U, Next”

10 Feb

Ariana Grande has delivered her fifth studio collection online.

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

Current promotional single “Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored” – which samples the Kandi Burruss and Kevin “She’kspere” Briggs-crafted “It Makes Me Ill” (as performed by N’Sync) – was co-written by regular collaborators Savan Kotecha, Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg, and Ilya Salmanzadeh.

Other musicians backing Grande on “Thank U, Next” are Tommy Brown, Victoria Monet, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Tayla Parx, Charles Anderson, Priscilla Renea, Justin Tranter, Kennedi Lykken, Happy Perez, Njomza, Brian Malik Baptiste, Kaydence, Jameel Roberts, and Nova Wav.

Watch the music video for “Break Up With Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored” below.

Ariana Grande reveals tracklisting, release date for new album “Thank U, Next”

23 Jan

Ariana Grande has revealed the tracklisting and release date for her upcoming fifth album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her next studio collection “Thank U, Next” and will release it on February 8th via Republic Records.

Current promotional single “7 Rings” – which was collectively produced by Tommy Brown, Charles Anderson and Michael Foster – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

On the follow-up to 2018’s “Sweetner,” Grande has also worked with Max Martin, Victoria Monet, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Tayla Parx, Savan Kotecha, Njomza, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Kandi Burruss, Tom Parker, Kimberly Krysiuk, and Happy Perez.

See the tracklisting for “Thank U, Next” below.

(1) Imagine / (2) Needy / (3) NASA / (4) Bloodline / (5) Fake Smile / (6) Bad Idea / (7) Make Up / (8) Ghostin / (9) In My Head / (10) 7 Rings / (11) Thank U, Next / (12) Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored