Tag Archives: B1 Recordings

Era Istrefi liberates new promotional single “Oh God”

27 Jul

Era Istrefi has liberated her new promotional single online.

“Oh God” – which was co-written by Chloe Angelides, Brett “Leland” McLaughlin, and Jonas Jeberg – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal, and all other digital streaming outlets.

Estrefi’s debut album – featuring previous singles “Prisoner,” “Origami,” “No More I Love Yous,” “Redrum” and “Bonbon” – is expected to arrive later this year via Neser Music in partnership with Ultra Records / B1 Recordings.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further contributions from TMS, Chelcee Grimes, Hit Impulse, Maegan Cottone, Two Inch Punch, Sarah Hudson, Fred Ball, Sam Romans, Rami Yacoub, Jonny Hockings, and Red Triangle.

Stream the audio clip for “Oh God” below.

Era Istrefi delivers new promotional single “Prisoner”

9 Jun

Era Istrefi has delivered her new promotional single online.

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

The track was produced by Maor Levi and penned by Emily Warren and Scott Harris, who are also responsible for Alessia Cara’s “The Other Side,” Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” Anne-Marie’s “Trigger,” Shawn Mendes’ “Aftertaste,” and Chainsmokers’ “The One.”

Estrefi’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous singles “Origami,” “No More I Love Yous,” “Redrum” and “Bonbon” – is expected to arrive later this year via Neser Music in partnership with Ultra Records / B1 Recordings.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Red Triangle, Samuel Preston, Jonny Hockings, Danny Shah, Sky Adams, Rami Yacoub, JHart, Chelcee Grimes, Maegan Cottone, and Hit Impulse.

Stream the audio clip “Prisoner” below.

Era Istrefi confirms new promotional single “Origami”

21 Mar

Era Istrefi has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Albanian singer/songwriter christened “Origami” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming still-untitled album under B1 Recordings / Neser Music / Ultra Records.

The track was written by Istrefi alongside Whitney Phillips (Hailee Steinfeld, Nick Jonas), Jerker Hansson (Zara Larsson, Erik Hassle) and Jarrad Rogers (Ella Eyre, Rachel Platten).

Featuring previous singles “No I Love Yous” and “Redrum,” Istrefi’s forthcoming project boasts further songwriting contributions from JHart, Maria Hazell, Chelcee Grimes, Sam Romans, Marli Harwood, Kamille, Jesse Saint John, Sarah Hudson, Maegan Cottone, Linnea Sodahl, and Jenna Andrews.

On the production front, the “Bonbon” star has also teamed up with TMS, Rami Yacoub, Jonas Jeberg, King Henry, Digital Farm Animals, Will Simms, Fred Ball, Two Inch Punch, and Hit Impulse.

Watch the music video for “No I Love Yous” below.

Paloma Faith teams up with Sigala for new single “Lullaby”

23 Feb

British singer/songwriter Paloma Faith has teamed up with DJ and record producer Sigala (real name Bruce Fielder) for his new promotional single “Lullaby,” which is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Atlantic recording artist Jess Glynne alongside Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Yebba Smith, Janelle Monae) and Andrew “BullySongs” Bullimore (Louisa Johnson, Ella Henderson).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Faith’s latest album “The Architect” – featuring promotional singles “Cry Baby,” “Guilty,” “‘Til I’m Done” and the John Legend-assisted “I’ll Be Gentle” – is out now via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Meanwhile, Sigala’s upcoming project under Ministry of Sound / B1 Recordings reportedly yields further songwriting contributions from Dayo “Dyo” Olatunji, Caroline Ailin, Nate Campany, Gina Kushka, Chelcee Grimes, Sam Romans, Chiara Hunter, Grace Tither, Ilsey Juber, and Camille “Kamille” Purcell.

Stream the audio clip for “Lullaby” below.

Era Istrefi delivers new promotional single “No I Love Yous”

29 Sep

Era Istrefi has delivered her new promotional single online.

“No I Love Yous” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The French Montana-featuring track was co-written by Istrefi alongside Chloe Angelides (Demi Lovato, Selena Gomez), Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Halsey, Camila Cabello), Lukas “Lulou” Loules (Tinashe, Carly Rae Jepsen) and Alexander “Alex Purple” Kronlund (Tori Kelly, Ella Eyre).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Istrefi’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous promotional singles “Bon Bon” and “Redrum” – is expected to arrive later this year via B1 Recordings / Neser Music / Ultra Records.

The still-untitled collection boasts further alliances with Mark Ralph, Fred Gibson, Jenna Andrews, Rami Yacoub, Jesse Saint John, Kamille, Sam Romans, Maegan Cottone, HitImpulse, Jin Jin, Two Inch Punch, Sarah Hudson, Fred Ball, Chelcee Grimes, Big Taste, Raye, Felix Snow, and TMS.

Stream the audio clip for “No I Love Yous” below.

Era Istrefi enlists James “JHart” Abrahart for new collaboration

1 Sep

Era Istrefi has enlisted James “JHart” Abrahart for a new collaboration.

The British songwriter is known for co-writing Little Mix’s “Power,” Kelsea Ballerini’s “Machine Heart,” Zara Larsson’s “I Would Like,” Charlie Puth’s “Dangerously,” Fleur East’s “Sax,” Keith Urban’s “Wasted Time,” Rita Ora’s “Body on Me,” Stanaj’s “Changed,” and Fifth Harmony’s “I Lied.”

JHart’s resume boasts additional works with fellow songwriters and producers including Greg Wells, Audra Mae, Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Alex Hope, Harmony Samuels, Lindy Robbins, David Guetta, Victoria Horn, Ricky Reed, Taylor Parks, Fraser T. Smith, Shungudzo Kuyimba, and LOSTBOY.

Meanwhile, Istrefi is expected to release her upcoming debut album later this year via Ultra Records / B1 Recordings / Neser Music.

Her next single “No I Love Yous” – featuring French Montana – was co-written by Chloe Angelides (Selena Gomez, Lea Michele), Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Rihanna, Katy Perry), Lukas “Lulou” Loules (Tori Kelly, Fifth Harmony) and Alexander “Alex Purple” Kronlund (Tinashe, Ella Eyre).

Other songwriters and producers backing Estrefi on the still-untitled collection are Rami Yacoub, Sam Romans, HitImpulse, Maegan Cottone, Two Inch Punch, Chelcee Grimes, Fred Ball, Jenna Andrews, Big Taste, Raye, Jesse Saint John, Kamille, Fred Gibson, Jin Jin, TMS, Sarah Hudson, and Felix Snow.

Watch the music video for “Bonbon” below.

Era Istrefi taps Jonas Jeberg for new collaboration

27 Aug

Era Istrefi has tapped Jonas Jeberg for a new collaboration.

The Danish record producer recently helmed singles for Selena Gomez (“Fetish”), Bebe Rexha (“The Way I Are”), Sabrina Carpenter (“Why”), Daya (“Words”), Shawn Hook (“Reminding Me”) and Dirty Heads (“Vacation”).

Jeberg’s extensive resume boasts further works with songwriters including Ammar Malik, Cara Salimando, Danny Parker, Fransisca Hall, Ed Drewett, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, Iain James, Makeba Riddick, Claude Kelly, Julia Michaels, Ross Golan, Taylor Parks, Andre Merritt, and Cathy Dennis.

Meanwhile, Istrefi is expected to release her upcoming debut album later this year via Ultra Records / B1 Recordings / Neser Music.

Her next single “No I Love Yous” – featuring French Montana – was co-written by Chloe Angelides (Lea Michele, Ariana Grande), Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Halsey, Camila Cabello), Lukas “Lulou” Loules (Tori Kelly, Fifth Harmony) and Alexander “Alex Purple” Kronlund (Ella Eyre, Adam Lambert).

Other songwriters and producers backing Estrefi on the still-untitled collection are Sam Romans, HitImpulse, Maegan Cottone, Two Inch Punch, Chelcee Grimes, Fred Ball, Jenna Andrews, Big Taste, Raye, Jesse Saint John, Kamille, Fred Gibson, Jin Jin, TMS, Sarah Hudson, and Felix Snow.

Watch the music video for “Redrum” below.

Era Istrefi drafts French Montana for new single “No I Love Yous”

18 Jul

Era Istrefi has announced the title for her new single.

The Kosovo-Albanian recording artist (born Era Istrefaj) christened “No I Love Yous” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album under Ultra Records / B1 Recordings / Neser Music.

The French Montana-featuring track, which was co-written by Chloe Angelides and Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard alongside Lukas “Lulou” Loules and Alexander “Alex Purple” Kronlund, is scheduled to arrive on August 25 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to “Bonbon” and the Felix Snow-produced “Redrum,” “Home With You” (co-written by RAYE and co-produced by Big Taste) and “Sapphire” (co-written by Sam Romans and produced by TMS) are among the other tracks slotted for inclusion on Istrefi’s debut album.

The highly-anticipated collection reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from HitImpulse, Maegan Cottone, Two Inch Punch, Chelcee Grimes, Fred Ball, Jenna Andrews, Will Simms, Kamille, Fred Gibson, Linnea Sodahl, Jesse Saint John, and Sarah Hudson.

Watch the music video for “Redrum” below.

Era Istrefi teams with Chelcee Grimes for new collaboration

19 Jun

Era Istrefi has teamed up with Chelcee Grimes for a new collaboration.

The British artist’s songwriting credits include Kylie Minogue’s “Million Miles,” The Saturdays’ “Walking Through the Desert,” Sweet California’s “Down With Ya,” BOA’s “First Time,” Louisa Johnson’s “So Good,” Stanaj’s “Romantic,” Olly Murs’ “Deeper,” Chris Lane’s “All the Time,” and Dua Lipa’s “Bad Together.”

Grimes’ upcoming debut album – featuring contributions from Cutfather, Kara DioGuardi, Steve Robson, and Claude Kelly – is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Label Group UK.

Meanwhile, Estrefi is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “Bon Bon” and “Redrum” – later this year via B1 Recordings / Neser Music in partnership with Ultra Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from Maegan Cottone (Little Mix), Sam Romans (Craig David), Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Dido), Linnea Sodahl (Zara Larsson), Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry), Jesse Saint John (HARLOE), Camille “Kamille” Purcell (Liam Tomlinson), Jenna Andrews (Ella Henderson) and Rachel “RAYE” Keen (Mabel McVey).

Fans of Grimes’ songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Anne-Marie [Asylum], Rita Ora [Atlantic], Kesha [RCA], Imani Williams [Sony Music], Mollie King [Island] and Tamera Foster [Syco].

Watch the music video for “Redrum” below.

Era Istrefi taps Jenna Andrews for debut album

22 Apr

Kosovo-Albanian recording artist Era Istrefi has tapped the songwriting services of Jenna Andrews for her upcoming debut album.

The Canadian singer/songwriter’s notable credits include SoMo’s “Curve,” The Band Perry’s “Live Forever,” BANKS’ “Mind Games,” Jordan Fisher’s “All About Us,” Majid Jordan’s “Make it Work,” Skylar Stecker’s “Bring Me to Life,” Tori Kelly’s “Bottled Up,” Drake’s “You and the Six,” Marsha Ambrosius’ “Run,” Tamia’s “Love Life,” and Jessie J’s “Personal.”

Andrews’ resume boasts further collaborations with producers including Sacha Skarbek, Jeff Bhasker, Arnthor Birgisson, Jonas Jeberg, Will IDAP, RedOne, Chuck Harmony, Dan Heath, Benny Cassette, Matt Parad, Jon Levine, Tim Anderson, Wayne Wilkins, Mick Schultz, Kerry Brothers, Rune Westberg, Brett James, Daniel “Daylight” Kyriakides, Moon Willis, and King Henry.

Meanwhile, Estrefi is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “Bon Bon” and “Redrum” – later this year via B1 Recordings / Neser Music in partnership with Ultra Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from Sam Romans (John Legend), Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Dido), Linnea Sodahl (Zara Larsson), Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa), Jesse Saint John (Marina Diamandis), Camille Purcell (The Script) and Rachel “RAYE” Keen (Charli XCX).

Listen to the audio clip for “Redrum” below.