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Alicia Keys drafts Arrow Benjamin for new collaboration

15 Jul

American singer, songwriter, and record producer Alicia Keys has drafted fellow recording artist Arrow Benjamin for a new collaboration.

Signed to Universal Music Group / Virgin EMI Records, Benjamin’s songwriting resume boasts works with Beyonce (“Freedom”), Naughty Boy (“Runnin'”), James Arthur (“Kryptonite”) and Sigrid (“Working Alone”).

His promotional singles “Love and Hate” (co-written with Iain Archer and Steve McEwan) and “Look at Me” (co-written with Shazelle Gobin and Alan Nglish) are now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, Keys is expected to release her next project and follow-up 2016’s “Here” later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Ball (Rihanna), Emile Haynie (Lana Del Rey), DaHeala (The Weeknd), Foy Vance (Rag’n’Bone Man), Andrew Wyatt (Kacy Hill), Kaytranada (Craig David) and Swizz Beatz (Mary J. Blige).

Listen to the audio clip for “Look at Me” below.

Rudimental unleash new promotional single “Sun Comes Up”

30 Jun

British drum and bass band Rudimental – composed of members Kesi Dryden, Amir Amor, Piers Agget, and Leon “DJ Locksmith” Rolle – have unleashed their new promotional single online.

“Sun Comes Up” – featuring James Arthur – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written and co-produced by Cass Lowe, whose other credits include Snakehips’ “Cruel,” Blonde’s “All Cried Out,” Cheryl’s “Coming Up for Air,” Fifth Harmony’s “Scared of Lonely,” AlunaGeorge’s “I Remember,” Niia Rocco’s “Girl Like Me,” Hey Violet’s “Pure,” and Astrid S’s “Such a Boy.”

Fans of Lowe’s songwriting and production works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Ray BLK, Sam Smith, Ella Henderson, Stanaj, Paloma Faith, Alex Aiono, Leona Lewis, Zak Abel, Anne-Marie, David Guetta, Kenzie May, DAGNY, KStewart, Nick Jonas, Kiah Victoria, and MØ.

Meanwhile, Rudimental are expected to drop the follow-up to 2015’s “We the Generation” later this year via Major Tom’s Music in partnership with Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Sam Romans, Grace Barker, Jonny “Ghostwriter” Harris, Rachel “RAYE” Keen, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Cara Salimando, James Newman, Arrow Benjamin, Jim Eliot, Andrew Jackson, and Camille “Kamille” Purcell.

Listen to the audio clip for “Sun Comes Up” below.

Rudimental announce details for new single

21 Jun

Rudimental have announced the details for their new single.

The British drum and bass band – composed of Kesi Dryden, Amir Amor, Piers Agget, and DJ Locksmith – have christened “Sun Comes Up” as the first promotional cut from their upcoming third album and will release it on June 30 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The James Arthur-featuring track was co-written by Cass Lowe, whose other credits include Snakehips’ “Don’t Leave,” Blonde’s “All Cried Out,” Sinead Harnett’s “Anywhere But Here,” Cheryl’s “Coming Up for Air,” Shola Ama’s “Boyfriend,” Fifth Harmony’s “Scared of Lonely,” AlunaGeorge’s “I Remember,” Felix Jaehn’s “Hot2Touch,” Niia Bertino’s “Girl Like Me,” Kwabs’ “Make You Mine,” Gabrielle Aplin’s “The House We Never Built,” and Hey Violet’s “Pure.”

Lowe has also contributed to the next projects by Ray BLK, Sam Smith, Ella Henderson, Stanaj, Paloma Faith, Alex Aiono, Leona Lewis, Zak Abel, Anne-Marie, Astrid S, David Guetta, Kenzie May, DAGNY, KStewart, Nick Jonas, Kiah Victoria, and MØ.

Meanwhile, Rudimental are expected to drop the follow-up to 2015’s “We the Generation” later this year via Major Tom’s Music in partnership with Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Sam Romans, Grace Barker, Jonny “Ghostwriter” Harris, Rachel “RAYE” Keen, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Cara Salimando, James Newman, Arrow Benjamin, Jim Eliot, Andrew Jackson, and Camille “Kamille” Purcell.

Stream “We the Generation” below.

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.

Sigma hits the studio with Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Jean Baptiste Kouame

15 Mar

British drum and bass duo Sigma – composed of Joseph “Joe” Lenzie and Cameron “Cam” Edwards – have recorded new music with Eyelar Mirzazadeh and Jean Baptiste Kouame for their upcoming sophomore album.

Mirzazadeh previously featured on the track “Stay,” taken from Sigma’s debut album, 2015’s “Life.” She is also known for co-writing Charli XCX’s “After the Afterparty,” Diztortion’s “I’ll Be There,” Yellow Claw’s “Catch Me,” R3hab’s “Get Up,” Taya’s “Got Me Wondering,” and Redlight’s “Here with Me.”

Meanwhile, Kouame’s songwriting resume boasts works with Little Mix (“F.U.”), Kelis (“Scream”), AlunaGeorge (“Full Swing”), Rihanna (“Woo”), Nikki Minaj (“The Boys”), Madonna (“I’m a Sinner”), Rudimental (“Foreign World”), Leah McFall (“Home”), DJ Mustard (“Whole Lotta Lovin’”), Bonnie McKee (“Broken Record”), Laura Izibor (“Carousel”) and Sevyn Streeter (“It Won’t Stop”).

Sigma’s second studio collection, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Independent UK dance record label, 3BEAT Music.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Sam Romans, Jamie Hartman, Cass Lowe, Paddy Byrne, Ollie Green, Shola Ama, Ed Drewett, Bryn Christopher, Chelcee Grimes, Jimmy Napes, Arrow Benjamin, Ina Wroldsen, Jamie Scott, Talay Riley, Chiara Hunter, Ed Thomas, Josh Record, Dantae Johnson, Max McElligott, and Jonny Harris.

Sigma’s debut album, 2015’s “Life,” peaked to number two on the UK Dance Albums Chart and spawned guest apperances from Jetta John-Hartley (“Slow Down”), Rita Ora (“Coming Home”), Labrinth (“Higher”), Ella Henderson (“Glitterball”) and Paloma Faith (“Changing”).

Watch the music video for “Find Me” below.

Raye hints at new collaboration with Rudimental

26 Oct

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Raye has hinted at a new collaboration with Rudimental.

“Unstaged @rudimentaluk #choonz #fun,” the British singer-songwriter posted to her Instagram account on Tuesday (October 25, 2016).

Raye previously co-wrote Blonde’s hit single “All Cried Out” – featuring Alex Newell – which peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

She also provided guest vocals on Nas’s “War,” taken from the original motion picture soundtrack, “Birth of a Nation” [Atlantic Records].

Her mini-collection “Second” – featuring contributions from Charli XCX, Noonie Bao, Frederick Gibson, Michael “BloodPop” Tucker, and Rob Knox – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Polydor Records.

Meanwhile, Rudimental – consisting of Kesi Dryden, DJ Locksmith, Amir Amor and Piers Agget – are expected to release their third studio collection in 2017 via Major Tom’s Music in partnership with Asylum Records and Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers alliances with Sam Romans (Gavin James), Evan Bogart (Jason Derulo), Arrow Benjamin (Ella Henderson), Jim Eliot (Ellie Goulding), Jonny Harris (Foxes) and James Newman (Mollie King).

Rudimental’s previous album, 2015’s “We the Generation,” debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart and delivered guest appearances from Ed Sheeran (“Lay it All on Me”), Lianne La Havas (“Needn’t Speak”), Ella Eyre (“Too Cool”), Anne-Marie (“All That Love”) and Sinead Harnett (“Treading on Water”).

Watch the music video for “I, U, Us” below.

Jim Eliot hints at new collaboration with Rudimental

14 Jul

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Jim Eliot has hinted at a new collaboration with Rudimental.

“Fun day in the studio with @RudimentalUK,” the British record producer and songwriter posted to Twitter on Wednesday (July 13, 2016).

Eliot recently produced and co-wrote “Take it Easy” for Casablanca recording artist Jetta along with wife and regular collaborator Mima Stilwell.

His resume boasts further works with Kylie Minogue (“All the Lovers”), Ellie Goulding (“Anything Could Happen”), Will Young (“Love Revolution”), Leona Lewis (“Power”), Mikky Ekko (“Smile”) and Wrabel (“Sideways”).

Meanwhile, Rudimental – composed of members Kesi Dryden, DJ Locksmith, Amir Amor and Piers Agget – are expected to release their third studio collection later this year through Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Arrow Benjamin (Ella Henderson, Beyonce), Evan “Kidd” Bogart (Rihanna, Carly Rae Jepsen) and Sam Romans (Alicia Keys, Craig David).

Rudimental’s previous album, 2015’s “We the Generation,” debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart and delivered guest appearances from Ed Sheeran (“Lay it All on Me”), Lianne La Havas (“Needn’t Speak”), Ella Eyre (“Too Cool”), Anne-Marie (“All That Love”) and Sinead Harnett (“Treading on Water”).

Watch the music video for “Lay It All on Me” below.