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Ella Henderson signs new record deal with Rudimental’s Major Tom’s Music

31 Oct

Ella Henderson has signed a new record deal with Rudimental’s Major Tom’s Music, which is an imprint of Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The label also houses fellow recording artists Dan Caplen and Anne-Marie, whose debut album “Speak Your Mind” peaked to number three on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “2002,” “Friends” and “Alarm.”

Since the release of her 2014 debut album “Chapter One,” Henderson has worked with songwriters and producers including Richard “Biff” Stannard, Paul O’Duffy, Josh Record, Moon Willis, Fred Ball, Two Inch Punch, Martin Sjolie, Dallas Austin, Cass Lowe, Fraser T. Smith, and Arrow Benjamin.

She has also co-penned Olivia Nelson’s “Back When” (w/ Fred Cox), Paloma Faith’s “Guilty” (w/ TMS and Wayne Hector) and Gabby Barrett’s “Rivers Deep” (w/ Andrew Goldstein, Emanuel Kiriakou, Harloe, and Evan Bogart).

Stream the audio clip for “Missed” below.

 

Imani Williams unleashes new promotional single “Dumb”

17 Aug

Imani Williams has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Dumb” – featuring Tiggs Da Author and Belly Squad – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Co-written by Chiara Hunter and collectively produced by ADP, Sigala and Show n Prove; the track samples “Dumb” by British girl group The 411, which peaked to number three on the UK Singles Chart in 2004.

Besides writing songs for David Guetta’s next album, Williams’ upcoming project – featuring previous single “Don’t Need No Money” – is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from Electric, Carla Monroe, Jonny Hockings, Anita Blay, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Lauren Aquilina, Michael Angelo, Natasha Bedingfield, and Laconic.

Stream the audio clip for “Dumb” below.

Imani Williams teases new collaboration with David Guetta

9 May

Imani Williams has teased a new collaboration with David Guetta.

“Writing for David Guetta today,” the British singer/songwriter posted to her Instagram Story on Tuesday (May 07, 2018).

Williams previously co-penned “Won’t Forget You” for Pixie Lott alongside Sarah Blanchard, Richard Boardman, and Pablo Bowman of songwriting/production collective The Six.

Her upcoming project under Sony Music UK reportedly boasts contributions from The Electric, Anita Blay, Jonny Hockings, Maegan Cottone, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Natasha Bedingfield, Grades, Carla Monroe, Bless Beats, and Chelcee Grimes.

Guetta, on the other hand, is currently working on the follow-up to 2014’s “Listen” with songwriters Karen Poole, Chiara Hunter, Madison Love, Ali Tamposi, Scott Harris, Jin Jin, Kamille, Priscilla Renea, and JHart.

His current promotional single “Flames” – featuring Australian singer/songwriter Sia – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.

Kylie Minogue confirms new single “Stop Me from Falling”

8 Mar

Kylie Minogue has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Australian singer/songwriter dubbed “Stop Me from Falling” as the second promotional cut from her upcoming fourteenth album “Golden,” which is scheduled to arrive on April 6th via Darenote / BMG Rights Management.

Co-written by Steve McEwan alongside Danny Shah and Sky Adams; “Stop Me from Falling” will be available from March 9th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Featuring previous promotional single “Dancing,” the follow-up to 2016’s “Kylie Christmas” boasts additional songwriting contributions from Richard “Biff” Stannard, Amy Wadge, Samuel Dixon, Mark Taylor, Liz Rose, Francis “Eg” White, Jon Green, Autumn Rowe, Cutfather, Daniel Daviden, Peter Wallevik, Wayne Hector, Jesse Frasure, Lindsay Rimes, and Ash Howes.

Watch the music video for “Dancing” below.

Chelcee Grimes hits the studio with Lindy Robbins, Future Cut

6 Mar

British singer/songwriter Chelcee Grimes has teamed up with Lindy Robbins and Future Cut for a new collaboration.

Recent songwriting credits by Robbins include DJ Snake’s “A Different Way,” Sam Fisher’s “This City,” Jennifer Hudson’s “Burden Down,” Dua Lipa’s “No Goodbyes,” Paloma Faith’s “Crybaby,” and Rachel Platten’s “Collide.”

Composed of Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola, Future Cut’s production resume boasts works with Maxine Ashley (“Happy”), Lilly Ahlberg (“Bad Boys”), Whinnie Williams (“What About Me”), Matt Terry (“Heartless”), Bakar (“Small Town Girl”), Alex Adair (“Casual”) and Matt Wills (“Marry You”).

Grimes, on the other hand, is scheduled to release her upcoming debut project later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Label Group UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from RedOne, Negin Djafari, Knightstarr, Phil Cook, Jonas Blue, Sam Romans, Fiona Bevan, Wayne Wilkins, Shelly Peiken, Ed Drewett, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Ash Howes, Kara DioGuardi, Jamie Hartman, Stuart Crichton, and Cutfather.

Having previously co-writtten Dua Lipa’s “Bad Together” and Louisa Johnson’s “So Good,” fans of Grimes’ songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Olly Murs, Jojo, Rita Ora, Era Istrefi, Imani Williams, Anne-Marie, Little Mix, Melissa Steel, Dakota, Antigoni Buxton, and Tamera Foster.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Chelcee Grimes’ works!

Spice Girls reunite with Richard “Biff” Stannard for new collaboration

3 Feb

British girl group Spice Girls – composed of Melanie Brown, Victoria Beckham, Emma Bunton, Geri Halliwell and Melanie Chisholm – have reunited with Richard “Biff” Stannard for a new collaboration.

The UK record producer and songwriter previously teamed up with the Spice Girls on international hit singles “Wannabe,” “2 Become 1,” “Mama,” “Spice Up Your Life,” “Viva Forever” and “Goodbye,” taken from the albums “Spice” (1996), “Spiceworld” (1997) and “Forever” (2000), respectively.

Stannard has also collaborated with group members on their solo projects, namely “Lullaby” (performed by Melanie B), “What Took You So Long” (performed by Emma Bunton), “Going Down” (performed by Melanie C) and “Generate the Flow” (performed by Victoria Beckham).

As mentioned in various media outlets, the Spice Girls are expected to release their second greatest hits compilation later this year via Virgin Records.

Their last album, 2000’s “Forever,” featuring the Rodney Jerkins-produced “Holler” and “Let Love Lead the Way,” topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number thirty-nine on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Richard “Biff” Stannard’s works!

Clare Maguire schedules release date for new promotional single “All or Nothing Love”

2 Feb

British singer/songwriter Clare Maguire will release her upcoming promotional single “All or Nothing Love” on February 9th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by fellow recording artist Philip Plested, whose resume boasts additional works with Little Mix (“Touch”), Mali-Koa (“Honest”), Chloe x Halle (“Lazy Love”), Etham (“For Myself”), James Arthur (“Certain Things”), Zayn Malik (“I Won’t Mind”) and Chainsmokers (“Bloodstream”).

Production duties on “All or Nothing Love” were handled by Jim Eliot, who is also responsible for Kylie Minogue’s “All the Lovers,” Halsey’s “Strange Love,” Ellie Goulding’s “Anything Could Happen,” Jetta’s “Take it Easy,” Chloe Black’s “Wild at Heart,” Christina Perri’s “Sea of Lovers,” and Foxes’ “Body Talk.”

Maguire’s upcoming third studio collection and follow-up to 2016’s “Stranger Things Have Happened” is scheduled to arrive later this year via independent record label Entertainment One Music.

The still-untitled project reportedly features additional productions and songwriting contributions from Richard Stannard (Imani Williams), Lucy Taylor (Mabel McVey), Stephan Moccio (Celine Dion), Tom Aspaul (Hannah Jane Lewis), Richard X (Nerina Pallot) and TIEKS (Celeste Waite).

Stream the audio clip for “Don’t Mess Me Around” below.