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Cover Drive announce new single ‘All My Love’

6 Feb

Cover Drive have announced the title of their new single.

The Barbadian quartet – consisting of members Amanda Reifer, T. Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding and Barry Hill – will release “All My Love” as the lead single from their upcoming sophomore album, scheduled for release later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The new collection serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Bajan Style,” which debuted at number fourteen on the UK Albums Chart. It also generated four hit singles in the shape of “Lick Ya Down,” “Twilight,” “Sparks” and “Explode.”

Among the musicians backing Cover Drive on the still-untitled project are James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Britney Spears, Cheryl Cole), Tanya Lacey (Dionne Bromfield, Little Nikki), Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Eva Simons, Alexandra Burke), Camille Purcell (The Saturdays, Tinchy Stryder), Andreas “Quiz” Romdhane (Nadine Coyle, Meleni Smith), Joseph Larossi (Kelly Clarkson, Geri Halliwell), Mr. Hudson (Pixie Lott, Kanye West), Balistiq (Delilah, Wiley) and TMS: Thomas Barnes, Peter Kelleher & Ben Kohn (Little Mix, Olly Murs).

Cover Drive unveil acoustic performance for ‘Locked Out of Heaven’ by Bruno Mars

11 Dec

Cover Drive have posted a new performance to their official YouTube page.

The Bajan quartet – consisting of members Amanda Reifer, T. Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding and Barry Hill – have unveiled their acoustic rendition of “Locked Out of Heaven” by Bruno Mars.

Earlier in April, their debut album “Bajan Style” debuted at number fourteen on the UK Albums Chart. That release also delivered four hit singles in the shape of “Lick Ya Down,” “Twilight,” “Sparks” and “Explode” featuring Dappy.

Cover Drive are currently recording new material for their upcoming as-yet-untitled sophomore album. Among the songwriters and producers enlisted for the project are Mr. Hudson (Pixie Lott, Kanye West), Camille Purcell (Tinchy Stryder, The Saturdays), James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Britney Spears, Cheryl Cole), Tanya Lacey (Loick Essien, Dionne Bromfield), Balistiq (Delilah, Jessie J) and Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Alexandra Burke, Tinie Tempah).

New song by Cover Drive hits the net

30 Oct

A new song by Cover Drive has hit the net on Monday (October 29, 2012).

“Surrender” is earmarked for inclusion on the Bajan quartet’s upcoming sophomore album, which will be released in 2013 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records / Geffen Records.

The new collection serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Bajan Style.” That release debuted at number fourteen on the UK Albums Chart. It also spawned four hit singles in the shape of “Lick Ya Down,” “Twilight,” “Sparks” and “Explode.”

Among the songwriters and producers backing Cover Drive on the still-untitled project are TMS: Thomas Barnes, Ben Kohn, Peter Kelleher (Olly Murs, Emeli Sande), James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Cheryl Cole, Britney Spears), Andreas “Quiz” Romdhane (Kelly Clarkson, Alexandra Burke), Josef Larossi (Meleni Smith, Nadine Coyle), Tanya Lacey (The Saturdays, Loick Essien), Balistiq (Paloma Stoecker, Autumn Rowe), Camille Purcell (Tinchy Stryder, Dionne Bromfield), Benjamin “Mr. Hudson” Hudson (Pixie Lott, Kanye West) and Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Tinie Tempah, Agnes Karlsson).

Delilah teams up with Devlin for new single ‘Never Be Another’

17 Oct

Delilah has confirmed the title of her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter – real name Paloma Ayana Stoecker – will release “Never Be Another” as the sixth single from her debut album, “From the Roots Up,” now available via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The track – which features Devlin – was written by Paloma Ayana Stoecker along with Andrew-Stewart Jones and Ryan Sutherland. Production credits were handled by Delilah and frequent collaborator Balistiq.

“From the Roots Up” was released in the United Kingdom on July 30, 2012. The project debuted at number five on the UK Albums Chart. It also features hit singles “Go,” “Love You So,” “Breathe,” “Inside My Love” and “Shades of Grey.”