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Gallant releases sophomore album “Sweet Insomnia”

26 Oct

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American singer/songwriter Christopher Joseph Gallant III, better known as Gallant, has released his sophomore album online.

“Sweet Insomnia” – featuring singles “Sleep On It,” “Compromise” and “Sharp Edges” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project was executive-produced by regular collaborator Ajat “Stint” Bhattacharyya, whose recent credits include Kesha’s “Raising Hell,” Louis Burns’ “Cheers,” Sabrina Claudio’s “Take One to the Head,” Carlos Vara’s “Impossible,” and Sinead Harnett’s “Pulling Away.”

Other musicians backing Gallant on the follow-up to 2016’s “Ology” are Trey Campbell, Ben Abraham, Sarah Aarons, Andrew Watt, Chloe Angelides, Burns, J-Kash, Ali Tamposi, Boy Matthews, Jeff Gitty, and Two Inch Punch.

See the tracklisting for “Sweet Insomnia” below.

(1) 410 – Intro / (2) Sharpest Edges / (3) Crimes / (4) Paper Tulips / (5) Forever 21 / (6) Sweet Insomnia / (7) Hurt / (8) Hips / (9) Panasonic / (10) Compromise / (11) Sleep On It / (12) Konami / (13) Celine

Gallant premieres music video for new single “Sleep On It”

30 Aug

Gallant has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The visual clip for “Sleep On It” – featuring a guest appearance from R&B crooner Ginuwine – was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Thursday (August 29, 2019).

The track was written by Gallant alongside James “Boy Matthews” Norton (Sasha Keable, Little Mix), Jeffrey “Jeff Gitty” Gitelman (Amber Mark, Kirby Lauryen) and Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya (Sinead Harnett, Trey Songz).

As mentioned in various media outlets, Gallant’s upcoming sophomore album “Sweet Insomnia” – featuring additional songwriting contributions from Sarah Aarons, Ben Abaraham, and Trey Campbell – is scheduled to arrive on October 25 via Mind of a Genius Records / Warner Records.

Watch the music video for “Sleep On It” below.

Zhavia Ward releases new promotional single “100 Ways”

12 Dec

Zhavia Ward has released her new single online.

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

The track was written by Ward alongside Alexandra “Shungudzo” Govere (Alina Baraz, Ella Henderson), Paul “Phamous” Shelton (Nick Jonas, Liza Owen), Warren “Oak” Felder (Dinah Jane, Alessia Cara), Trevor Brown (Kehlani, Fleur East) and William Simmons (Demi Lovato, Bea Miller).

Ward’s upcoming debut project under Columbia Records reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Eyelar, Wayne Hector, Priscilla Renea, Ben Abraham, Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Sam Romans, and Amy Allen.

On the production front, Ward has worked with Benny Cassette, M-Phazes, Alex Hope, Symbolyc One, Malay, Doc McKinney, Illangelo, Rob Knox, Stint, Tushar Apte, Snakehips, and Darhyl “DJ” Camper.

Stream the audio clip for “100 Ways” below.

Dinah Jane unleashes debut solo single “Bottled Up”

21 Sep

Dinah Jane has unleashed her debut solo single online.

“Bottled Up” – featuring Marc E. Bassy and Ty Dolla $ign – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by A. Chal (Jennifer Lopez’s “Never Satisfied”) and collectively produced by Nic Nac (Chris Brown’s “Loyal”) and Marc E. Bassy collaborators David Park, James Hau, and William Mosgrove.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Jane’s upcoming debut solo project under L.A. Reid’s Hitco label is expected to arrive later this year.

On the still-untitled collection, Jane has worked with producers Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Neff-U, M-Phazes, Jussifer, Rob Knox, Warren “Oak” Felder, Ido Zmishlany, Jerrod Bettis, Danja, and Willie Donut.

Among the songwriters backing Jane on the project are MoZella, Sebastian Kole, Jin Jin, Ben Abraham, Priscilla Renea, Jonny Price, Delacey, Michael Pollack, Victoria Monet, Sam Fischer, Michelle Buzz, and Jozzy.

Stream the audio clip for “Bottled Up” below.

Dinah Jane drafts Ty Dolla $ign, Marc E. Bassy for debut solo single “Bottled Up”

11 Sep

Dinah Jane has announced the details for her debut solo single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Bottled Up” – featuring Ty Dolla $ign and Marc E. Bassy – as her first promotional solo cut and will release it on September 21 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Jane is currently working on her upcoming debut solo project under L.A. Reid’s Hitco label, which is distributed by independent label, EMPIRE.

On the still-untitled collection, Jane has worked with producers Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Neff-U, M-Phazes, Nic Nac, Jussifer, Rob Knox, Warren “Oak” Felder, Ido Zmishlany, Jerrod Bettis, Danja, and Willie Donut.

Among the songwriters backing Jane on the project are MoZella, Paul E. Phamous, Jin Jin, Ben Abraham, Priscilla Renea, Jonny Price, Delacey, Sebastian Kole, Jude Demorest, Michael Pollack, Victoria Monet, Sam Fischer, Michelle Buzz, Verse Simmonds, and Jozzy.

Dinah Jane drafts Jussifer for new collaboration

9 Jun

Dinah Jane has drafted Jussifer for a new collaboration.

The record producer and songwriter (born Jussi Karvinen) recently helmed “I’m a Mess,” “2 Souls on Fire” and “Don’t Get Any Closer,” taken from Bebe Rexha’s debut album, “Expectations,” out on June 22nd via Warner Bros. Records.

Jussifer has also worked with artists including Kelly Clarkson (“Whole Lotta Woman”), Skylar Stecker (“How Did We”), Jojo (“FAB”), Superfruit (“Future Friends”) and New Kids on the Block (“One More Night”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Jane is expected to release her debut album later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The still-untitled project reportedly yields additional alliances with Jerrod Bettis, Michael Pollack, Rob Knox, Warren Felder, Sebastian Kole, Jonny Price, Ido Zmishlany, Ben Abraham, Paul E. Phamous, Donut, and M-Phazes.

Watch the music video for “All in My Head (Flex)” below.

Zhavia Ward enlists Shungudzo for new collaboration

9 Jun

Zhavia Ward has enlisted Shungudzo for a new collaboration.

The Zimbabwean/French/Native-American singer-songwriter (also known as Alexandra Govere) recently co-wrote and provided guest vocals on Rudimental’s “Toast to Our Differences,” out now via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Shungudzo’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Little Mix (“Touch”), Alina Baraz (“I Don’t Even Know Why Though”), Victoria Monet (“Wish I Never Met You”), Louisa Johnson (“Best Behaviour”), Jessie Ware (“Your Domino”) and The Chainsmokers (“It Won’t Kill Ya”).

Meanwhile, Ward’s upcoming debut album is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertianment / Columbia Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields further contributions from Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevor Brown, Zaire Kaolo, Paul E. Phamous, Benny Cassette, Jenna Andrews, Wayne Hector, Priscilla Renea, Ben Abraham, Jin Jin, M-Phazes, Alex Hope, Symbolyc One, and Malay.

Stream the audio clip for “Toast to Our Differences” below.