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Emeli Sande unleashes music video for new single “Highs & Lows”

1 Feb

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Emeli Sande has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The Scottish singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Highs & Lows” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (January 31, 2017).

The track was co-written by Sande alongside Wayne Hector, whose credits include Olly Murs’ “Grow Up,” The Veronicas’ “On Your Side,” Birdy’s “Hear You Calling,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “First Time,” and Anne-Marie’s “Alarm.”

Production duties on “Highs & Lows” were handled by Thomas “Froe” Barnes, Peter Kelleher and Benjamin Kohn of TMS, who have also contributed the next projects by Dua Lipa, Paloma Faith, Imani Williams, Era Istrefi, Liv Dawson, RAYE, Bebe Rexha, Craig David, and Ella Henderson.

Sande’s latest album “Long Live the Angels” – featuring previous promotional singles “Hurts,” “Garden” and “Breathing Underwater” – is now available for via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Watch the music video for “Highs & Lows” below.

Imani enlists TMS for debut album

3 Jun

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British singer-songwriter Imani has enlisted Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Thomas “Froe” Barnes, and Benjamin Kohn of TMS for her upcoming debut album.

The songwriting and production team are known for their works with G-Eazy (“Me, Myself & I”), Jess Glynne (“Don’t Be So Hard On Yourself”), Kwabs (“Walk”), The Vamps (“Last Night”) and Little Mix (“Wings”).

They have also contributed to the next projects by Craig David [Insanity], Olly Murs [Epic], Ella Henderson [Syco Music], Dua Lipa [Warner Brothers] and Sinead Harnett [Virgin EMI].

Meanwhile, Imani’s first studio collection is expected to be drop later this year through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Label Group UK.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional productions and songwriting contributions from Electric, Becky Hill, Tre Jean-Marie, Red Triangle, Bless Beats, Joy Deb, and The Invincible Men.

Watch the music video for “Say You Do” below.

Olly Murs reunites with TMS for fifth album

19 Apr

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Olly Murs has reunited with TMS for his upcoming fifth album.

The songwriting and production trio – composed of Thomas Barnes, Benjamin Kohn and Peter Kelleher – previously teamed up with Murs on songs including “Personal,” “Hand on Heart,” “Nothing Without You” and “Why Do I Love You.”

Moreover, TMS have contributed to the next projects by Craig David [Insanity Records], Ella Henderson [Syco Music], Emeli Sande [Capitol Records] and Becky Hill [Parlophone Records].

Murs, on the other hand, is expected to release the follow-up to 2014’s “Never Been Better” later this year through Syco Music and Epic Records.

Other album contributors include Cutfather (Fleur East), Steve Robson (James Blunt), Samuel Preston (Enrique Iglesias), Daylight (Shawn Mendes), MNEK (Rudimental) and Daniel Davidsen (Kylie Minogue).

Watch the music video for “Hand on Heart” below.

Jess Glynne releases debut album “I Cry When I Laugh”

21 Aug

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Jess Glynne has released her debut album online.

“I Cry When I Laugh” – featuring hit singles “Right Here,” “Hold My Hand” and “Don’t Be So Hard On Yourself” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Warner Music Group imprint Atlantic Records.

Producers include Knox Brown (Usher, Mary J. Blige), Starsmith (Cheryl, Ellie Goulding), Bless Beats (Krishane, Tinie Tempah), Naughty Boy (Sam Smith, Wiz Khalifa), Mac and Phil (Cover Drive, Emeli Sande), TMS (Sigma, Ella Eyre), Steve Mac (Shakira, Olly Murs) and Gorgon City (Kiesza, Zak Abel).

On the songwriting front, Glynne has teamed up with Jin Jin (Moko, Janelle Monae), Ina Wroldsen (Jojo, Calvin Harris), Talay Riley (Zendaya, Nick Jonas), Wayne Hector (Nicki Minaj, One Direction), Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande, Leona Lewis) and Jack Patterson of Clean Bandit (Rae Morris, Selena Gomez).

Furthermore, Glynne has contributed the upcoming releases by Labrinth [Syco Music], Rudimental [Atlantic Records], Little Mix [Columbia Records], Rita Ora [Roc Nation] and M.O [Operator Records].

Watch the music video for “Don’t Be So Hard on Yourself” below.

Ella Eyre teams up with Adam Pallin for new single “All About You”

10 Aug

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Ella Eyre has released a new song online.

“All About You” – which was written by Eyre along with Adam Pallin – is now available for download via iTunes (UK).

The track is included on Eyre’s upcoming debut album, “Feline,” scheduled to hit stores and digital outlets on August 28 through Virgin EMI Records.

On the production front, “Feline” boasts contributions from Two Inch Punch (Sam Smith, Sinead Harnett), Future Cut (Rihanna, Olly Murs), Greg Wells (Michelle Branch, Katy Perry) and Chris Loco (Rita Ora, Katharine McPhee).

Meanwhile, as a songwriter, Eyre co-wrote hit single “Changing” for electronic music duo Sigma along with Wayne Hector and TMS members Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn, and Thomas “Froe” Barnes.

She also contributed to CeeLo Green’s next studio collection. “Heart Blanche” – featuring lead single “Robin Williams” – will drop on November 13th through Warner Music Group imprint Atlantic Records.

Watch the music video for “Together” below.

Little Mix schedules release date for new album “Get Weird”

18 Jul

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Little Mix have scheduled the release date for their upcoming third album.

The British band – consisting of members Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jesy Nelson – will release their next collection “Get Weird” on November 6 through Syco Music (UK) and Columbia Records (US).

Lead single “Black Magic” was co-written by Camille Purcell (Ella Henderson, Fleur East) and Ed Drewett (One Direction, Sinead Harnett). The Electric-produced track debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart.

Other musicians backing Little Mix on the follow-up to 2013’s “Salute” are MNEK (Madonna, Emeli Sande), Iain James (Leona Lewis, Olly Murs), Jin Jin (Tinie Tempah, Melissa Steel) and TMS (Ella Eyre, Years & Years).

Watch the music video for “Black Magic” below.

Little Mix unwrap artwork for new album “Get Weird”

16 Jul

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Little Mix have unwrapped the artwork for their upcoming third album.

The British band christened their next collection “Get Weird” and will release it later this year through Syco Music (UK) and Columbia Records (US).

Lead single “Black Magic” – now available via iTunes – was co-written by Camille Purcell (Ella Henderson, Fleur East) and Ed Drewett (One Direction, Sinead Harnett) and produced by Electric (Cheryl Cole, Ronan Keating).

Other album contributors include Iain James (Craig David, Emeli Sande), Jin Jin (AlunaGeorge, Janelle Monae), TMS (Labrinth, Ella Eyre), Jess Glynne (Rudimental, Clean Bandit) and Maegan Cottone (Britney Spears, Olly Murs).

Little Mix’s previous album, 2013’s “Salute,” debuted at number two on the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number six on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. That collection also spawned hit singles including “Move” and “Little Me.”

Watch the music video for “Black Magic” below.