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Britney Spears unwraps credits for new album ‘Britney Jean’

27 Nov

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Britney Spears has unwrapped the official credits for her upcoming album.

The singer/songwriter will release “Britney Jean” on December 3 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

New single “Perfume” was written by Britney Spears along with Chris Braide and Sia Furler, who are also responsible for “Blank Page” by Christina Aguilera [RCA Records] and “God Made You Beautiful” by Beyonce [Columbia Records].

Other album songwriters include Katy Perry, Danny O’Donoghue, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Ana Diaz, Rosette Sharma, and Luciana Caporaso.

On the production front, Spears has enlisted will.i.am, Keith Harris, Thomas “Diplo” Pentz, William Orbit, Antony Preston, David Guetta, Giorgio Tuinfort, Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald, and Henry “Cirkut” Walter.

Peep the songwriting and production credits for “Britney Jean” below.

“Alien”
Written: (Britney Spears / Ana Diaz / Antony Preston / Daniel “HyGrade” Traynor / William Orbit).
Produced By: (William Orbit / Daniel “HyGrade” Traynor).

“Work Bitch”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Otto Jettman / Sebastian Ingrosso / Antony Preston / Ruth-Anne Cunningham / William Adams).
Produced By: (Sebastian Ingrosso / Otto Knows / will.i.am / Antony Preston).

“Perfume”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Sia Furler / Chris Braide).
Produced By: (will.i.am / Keith Harris / Chris Braide).

“It Should Be Easy” (featuring will.i.am)
Written By: (Britney Spears / William Adams / David Guetta / Giorgio Tuinfort / Nicky Romero / Marcus van Wattum).
Produced By: (David Guetta / Giorgio Tuinfort / Nicky Romero / Marcus van Wattum / will.i.am / Antony Preston).

“Tik Tik Boom” (featuring T.I.)
Written By: (Britney Spears / Onique Williams / Andre Lindal / Damien “DJ Ammo” Leroy / Antony Preston / Clifford Joseph Harris, Jr. / Joakim Harestad Haukaas).
Produced By: (Antony Preston / Damien “DJ Ammo” Leroy).

“Body Ache”
Written By: (Britney Spears / David Guetta / Luciana Caporaso / Giorgio Tuinfort / Nick Clow / Richard Gonzalez / Antony Preston / Myah Marie Langston / Jose Luna).
Produced By: (will.i.am / David Guetta / Giorgio Tuinfort).

“Til It’s Gone”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Rosette Sharma / Jenson Vaughan).
Produced By: (Antony Preston / Giorgio Tuinfort).

“Passenger”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Katy Perry / Sia Furler / Andrew Swanson / Thomas “Diplo” Pentz).
Produced By: (Thomas “Diplo” Pentz / Antony Preston).

“Chillin’ With You” (featuring Jamie Lynn)
Written By: (Britney Spears / William Adams / Antony Preston / Joshua Lopez).
Produced By (will.i.am / Antony Preston / Freshm3n III).

“Don’t Cry”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Joshua Lopez / Richard Gonzalez / William Adams).
Produced By: (will.i.am / Richard Vission / Chico Bennett / Zach “Reazon” Heiligman / William “DJ Keebz” Kebler / LWAM).

“Brightest Morning Star”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Sia Furler / Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald / Henry “Cirkut” Walter).
Produced By: (Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald / Henry “Cirkut” Walter / Antony Preston / Chris Braide).

“Hold On Tight”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Allan “Kool Kojak” Grigg).
Produced By: (Allan “Kool Kojak” Grigg / Antony Preston / Peter Carlsson).

“Now That I Found You”
Written By: (Britney Spears / Danny O’Donoghue / Giorgio Tuinfort / David Guetta / Frederic Riesterer).
Produced By: (will.i.am / Antony Preston / Giorgio Tuinfort).

Britney Spears reveals official tracklist for new album ‘Britney Jean’

13 Nov

Britney Spears - Britney Jean

Britney Spears has revealed the official tracklisting for her upcoming album.

The singer/songwriter will release “Britney Jean” in the United States on December 3 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Current single “Perfume” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by Britney Spears along with Sia Furler and Chris Braide.

Meanwhile, lead single “Work Bitch” peaked at number twelve on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

The “Ooh La La” star’s last studio album, 2011’s “Femme Fatale,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. It also delivered singles including “Hold It Against Me,” “I Wanna Go” and “Till the World Ends.”

On the production front, Spears has enlisted hitmakers will.i.am (Ciara, John Legend), Keith Harris (Kelis, Mariah Carey), Antony Preston (David Guetta, Jennifer Hudson) and William Orbit (Madonna, Gwen Stefani).

Songwriters include Ester Dean (Rihanna, Chris Brown), Ruth-Anne Cunningham (Leona Lewis, Pixie Lott), Emeli Sande (Katy Perry, Alicia Keys) and Savan Kotecha (Alexandra Burke, Christina Aguilera).

Peep the tracklisting for “Britney Jean” below.

“Alien”
“Work Bitch”
“Perfume”
“It Should Be Easy” (featuring will.i.am)
“Tik Tik Boom” (featuring T.I.)
“Body Ache”
“Til It’s Gone”
“Passenger”
“Chillin’ With You” (featuring Jamie Lynn Spears)
“Don’t Cry”

Deluxe Edition:
“Brightest Morning Star”
“Hold On Tight”
“Now That I Found You”
“Perfume (The Dreaming Mix)”

Britney Spears drafts Sia Furler, Chris Braide for new single ‘Perfume’

25 Oct

Britney Spears

Britney Spears has confirmed details for her new single.

The singer/songwriter christened “Perfume” as the second promotional single from her upcoming eighth studio album, “Britney Jean,” out on December 3 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The track was co-written by Sia Furler, who has also contributed to the next albums by Kylie Minogue [Parlophone Records], Labrinth [Syco Music], Carly Rae Jepsen [Interscope Records] and Mikky Ekko [RCA Records].

Production duties were handled by Chris Braide, whose credits include Beyonce [Columbia Records], Jennifer Hudson [RCA Records], Lana Del Rey [Interscope Records] and Cheryl Cole [Polydor Records].

Previous single “Work Bitch” – written by Britney Spears along with William Adams, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Antony Preston, Otto Jettman, and Sebastian Ingrosso – has peaked at number 12 on the US Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Meanwhile, “Perfume” will be available for download from November 11 via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Britney Spears unwraps official artwork for new album ‘Britney Jean’

25 Oct

Britney Spears - Britney Jean

Britney Spears has unwrapped the official artwork for her upcoming album.

The singer/songwriter will release her eighth studio collection “Britney Jean” on December 3 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Lead single “Work Bitch” – written by Britney Spears along with Ruth-Anne Cunningham, William Adams, Antony Preston, Sebastian Ingrosso and Otto Jettman – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Britney Jean” will boast further songwriting contributions from Sia Furler (Beyonce Knowles, Celine Dion), Ester Dean (Rihanna, Kelly Clarkson), Savan Kotecha (Leona Lewis, Cher Lloyd), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Chris Brown, Sevyn Streeter) and Emeli Sande (Katy Perry, Alicia Keys).

Production work on the follow-up to 2011’s “Femme Fatale” was handled by William Orbit (Madonna, Robbie Williams), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Jennifer Hudson, Wiz Khalifa), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Mariah Carey, Kelly Rowland) and Chauncey “Hit-Boy” Hollis (Nicki Minaj, Mary J. Blige).

Watch the music video for “Work Bitch” below.

Britney Spears confirms title for eighth studio album

15 Oct

Britney-Spears-Work-Bitch

Britney Spears has confirmed the title for her upcoming eighth studio album.

The singer/songwriter dubbed her new collection “Britney Jean” and will release it on December 3 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Lead single “Work Bitch” – available now for download via iTunes – was written by Britney Spears along with William Adams, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Antony Preston, Otto Jettman, and Sebastian Ingrosso.

Other tracks slotted for inclusion on the follow-up to 2011’s “Femme Fatale” are the Sia Furler-penned “Perfume” and the William Orbit-produced “Aliens.”

“Britney Jean” is confirmed to yield further productions from Darkchild (Ciara, Justin Bieber), Hit-Boy (Rihanna, Chris Brown), Dr. Luke (Kelis, Miley Cyrus), Sandy Vee (JLS, Taio Cruz) and Naughty Boy (Fantasia Barrino, Wiz Khalifa).

On the songwriting front, the “Ooh La La” star teamed up with Emeli Sande (Katy Perry, Alicia Keys), Charli XCX (Icona Pop, Marina Diamandis), Ester Dean (Usher, Kelly Clarkson) and Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna, Cheryl Cole).

Watch the video for “Work Bitch” below.

Britney Spears premieres music video for new single ‘Work B**ch’

2 Oct

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Britney Spears has premiered the music video for her new single online.

“Work Bitch” marks the first promotional single from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled eighth studio album, which will be released on 3 December via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The track – written by Britney Spears along with Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Antony Preston, William Adams, Otto Jettman, Sebastian Ingrosso – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Other songwriters backing Spears on the follow-up to 2011’s “Femme Fatale” are Bonnie McKee (Cher, Katy Perry), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Rihanna, Candice Glover), Sia Furler (Labrinth, Christina Aguilera), Savan Kotecha (Dannii Minogue, Leona Lewis) and Ester Dean (Usher, Chris Brown).

Watch the Ben Mor-directed clip below.

Britney Spears schedules release date for eighth studio album

17 Sep

Britney Spears has scheduled the release date for her eighth studio album.

The pop starlet will release the still-untitled collection on December 3 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

New single “Work Bitch” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by Britney Spears along with Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Antony Preston, Otto James, Sebastian Ingrosso and Will Adams.

The follow-up to 2011’s “Femme Fatale” is expected to yield further songwriting contributions from Jean Baptiste Kouame (Sevyn Streeter, Chris Brown), Bonnie McKee (John Newman, Adam Lambert), Sia Furler (Labrinth, Mikky Ekko) and Charli XCX (Icona Pop, Marina and the Diamonds).

On the production front, Spears has collaborated with Chauncey “Hit-Boy” Hollis (Luke James, Frank Ocean), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Ed Sheeran, Fantasia Barrino), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Tamar Braxton, Janet Jackson) and William Orbit (Robbie Williams, Nadine Coyle).

Britney Spears debuts new single online

16 Sep

Britney-Spears-Work-Bitch

Britney Spears has debuted her new single online.

“Work B1tch” marks the first promotional single from the singer/songwriter’s eighth studio album, out soon via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The track – available now for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets – was written by Britney Spears along with Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Antony Preston, Sebastian Ingrosso, Otto James and Will Adams.

Meanwhile, the new collection by Spears serves as the follow-up to 2011’s “Femme Fatale.” That release debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. It also delivered hit singles in the shape of “Hold It Against Me,” “Till the World Ends,” “I Wanna Go” and “Criminal.”

Nicole Scherzinger hits the studio with Tricky Stewart for new album

14 Sep

Nicole - Tricky

Singer/songwriter Nicole Scherzinger has reunited with super producer Christopher “Tricky” Stewart for her upcoming studio album, out soon via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The pair previously teamed up on the Sting-assisted “Power’s Out,” taken from the artist’s debut collection “Killer Love.”

Stewart is also known for collaborating with the likes of Beyoncè Knowles [Columbia Records], Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings], Ciara [Epic Records], Usher [RCA Records] and Kelly Rowland [Republic Records].

Meanwhile, the still-untitled collection by Scherzinger is expected to yield further alliances from Toby Gad (John Legend, Robin Thicke), Dallas Austin (Lady Gaga, Janet Jackson), Mike WiLL Made It (Brandy Norwood, Jamie Foxx) and Alex Da Kid (Nicki Minaj, Christina Milian).

Watch the video for new single “Boomerang” below. The track was produced by Will.i.am along with Sandy “Vee” Wilhelm and Antony Preston.

Britney Spears unwraps details for new single ‘Work B1tch’

12 Sep

Britney-Spears-Work-Bitch

Britney Spears has unwrapped the details for her new single.

The pop starlet will release “Work B1tch” as the lead single from her upcoming eighth studio album, out soon via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The track – available for download from September 17 – was written by Britney Spears and Ruth-Anne Cunningham along with Otto Jettman, Will Adams, Sebastian Ingrosso and Antony Preston.

Other songwriters backing Spears on the follow-up to 2011’s “Femme Fatale” are Ester Dean (Ciara, Nicki Minaj), Sia Furler (Beyoncé, Celine Dion), Bonnie McKee (Ke$ha, Adam Lambert), Charli XCX (Icona Pop, Sky Ferreira) and Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna, Chris Brown).

Producers include Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Kelis, Miley Cyrus), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Brandy, Whitney Houston), Chauncey “Hit-Boy” Hollis (Sevyn Streeter, Elle Varner), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Gabrielle, Ed Sheeran) and William Orbit (Robbie Williams, Katie Melua).

Watch the video for previous single “Ooh La La” below.