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Tinashe drafts Shungudzo, MNEK for new collaboration

12 Nov

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has drafted Shungudzo and MNEK for a new song entitled “Eat You Up” (as per ASCAP Reportery).

Having contributed to the next projects by Ella Henderson, Liza Owen, Alina Baraz and Sabina Ddumba; Shungudzo (aka Alexandra Govere) is responsible for co-penning Little Mix’s “Touch,” The Chainsmokers’ “It Won’t Kill Ya,” Louisa Johnson’s “Best Behaviour,” and Jessie Ware’s “Your Domino.”

Meanwhile, recent songwriting/production credits by MNEK include Anne-Marie’s “Heavy,” 5 After Midnight’s “Up in Here,” Zara Larsson’s “What They Say,” Dua Lipa’s “IDGAF,” Raye’s “You Don’t Know Me,” Demi Lovato’s “Instruction,” Becky Hill’s “Unpredictable,” and Olly Murs’ “Private.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is expected to release her sophomore studio collection “Joyride” early next year via RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Aquarius” reportedly delivers additional alliances from StarGate, Ester Dean, Supa Dups, Nineteen85, Fred Ball, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, BloodPop, Hitmaka, Gabrielle Nowee, A1, Komi Al-Hakam, Benny Cassette, Jonas Jeberg, Sam Hook, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, and Nova Wav.

Stream the audio clip for Shungudzo’s “Long Live the Billionaire” below.

Sigrid releases new promotional single “Strangers”

10 Nov

Norwegian singer/songwriter Sigrid Solbakk Raabe, known mononymously as simply Sigrid, has released her new promotional single online.

“Strangers” – which was co-written and produced by regular collaborator Martin Sjolie – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Sigrid’s upcoming debut studio collection – featuring previous promotional singles “Don’t Kill My Vibe” and “Plot Twist” – is expected to arrive early next year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional productions from Future Cut (Rita Ora), Justin Parker (Ellie Goulding), Laconic (Mic Lowry), Jonny Coffer (Beyonce), The Electric (Mabel McVey), Fred Ball (Rihanna), BloodPop (Justin Bieber), Patrik Berger (Charli XCX) and TMS (Niall Horan).

On the songwriting front, Sigrid has worked with Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa), Noonie Bao (Raye), Tom Havelock (Kwabs), Emily Warren (Becky Hill), Sasha Sloan (Camila Cabello) and Arrow Benjamin (Alicia Keys).

Stream the audio clip for “Strangers” below.

Molly Kate Kestner premieres music video for new single “Footprints”

30 Sep

Molly Kate Kestner has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Footprints” to her YouTube channel on Thursday (September 28, 2017).

The track – which was co-written with Ingrid Andress and Michael Pollack – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Kestner’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous singles “Compromise,” “It’s You,” “I Don’t Know,” “Good Die Young” and “Prom Queen” – is expected to arrive in 2018 via Artist Partner Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Jez Ashurst (Little Mix), BloodPop (Justin Bieber), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys), Francis “Eg” White (Sam Smith), Chris Loco (Emeli Sande), Adriano Buffone (Janelle Monae), Jim Duguid (Ella Eyre) and Mac & Phil (Jacob Banks).

On the songwriting front, Kestner co-penned “Move You” for Kelly Clarkson alongside Amy “AMES” Kuney and Nick Ruth. The track appears on Clarkson’s eighth album, “Meaning of Life,” out on October 27 via Atlantic Records.

Watch the music video for “Footprints” below.

Jasmine Thompson shares music video for new single “Words”

30 Sep

Jasmine Thompson has shared the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Words” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (September 28, 2017).

The track was written by Julia Michaels (Gwen Stefani, Rita Ora), Justin Tranter (Nick Jonas, Selena Gomez), Oscar Holter (Adam Lambert, Katy Perry) and Oscar Gorres (Ellie Goulding, Tori Kelly).

Thompson’s current EP “Wonderland” – featuring previous promotional singles “Old Friends,” “Someone’s Somebody” and “Wanna Know Love” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The mini-collection boasts further songwriting contributions Maegan Cottone (Era Istrefi), Ross Golan (Charlie Puth), Hayley Warner (Jessica Simpson), Tom Havelock (Sinead Harnett) and Madison Love (Camila Cabello).

On the production front, Thompson has worked with Isa Machine (Ella Henderson), Johan Carlsson (Colbie Caillat), BloodPop (Justin Bieber), Phil Cook (Birdy), Erik Rosse (Conrad Sewell) and Ritual (Dua Lipa).

Watch the music video for “Words” below.

Tinashe enlists NOVA WAV for new collaboration

27 Aug

Tinashe has enlisted NOVA WAV for a new collaboration.

The American songwriting and production duo (composed of Denisia “Blu June” Andrews and Brittany “Chi” Coney) are responsible for Kehlani’s “CRZY,” taken from the artist’s debut studio collection “SweetSexySavage,” which peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

NOVA WAV’s resume boasts further works with Ariana Grande (“Best Mistake”), Britney Spears (“Hard to Forget Ya”), August Alsina (“Drugs”), Tessanne Chin (“Love Suicide”) and Bobby Valentino (“Tipsey Love”).

Meanwhile, Tinashe is expected to release her sophomore album “Joyride” later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Ball, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Jonas Jeberg, Sam Hook, Komi Hakam, Ester Dean, Arrow Benjamin, Hitmaka, Max Martin, Benny Cassette, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, BloodPop, and Stargate.

Tinashe’s current promotional single “Flame” – which was co-written by Ilsey Juber, Simon Wilcox, Nasri Atweh, and Nolan “Sir Nolan” Lambroza – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Flame” below.

Justin Bieber liberates new promotional single “Friends”

18 Aug

Justin Bieber has liberated his new promotional single online.

“Friends” – which was co-written alongside Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, and Michael “BloodPop” Tucker – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Bieber’s upcoming fifth album is expected to arrive later this year via School Boy Records in partnership with Def Jam Recordings and Republic Records.

His previous studio collection, 2015’s “Purpose,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles international hit singles including “Sorry,” “What Do You Mean” and “Love Yourself.”

Stream the audio clip for “Friends” below.

Carly Rae Jepsen writes new music with Chloe Angelides, Farrago, Jonas Jeberg

15 Aug

Photo Credit: Vanessa Heins

Canadian singer/songwriter Carly Rae Jepsen has teamed up with Chloe Angelides, Farrago, and Jonas Jeberg for a new collaboration.

The songwriting trio are responsible for Selena Gomez’s “Fetish,” which peaked to number twenty-seven on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Farrago’s songwriting resume boasts further works with Daya (“Sit Still, Look Pretty”) and Jojo (“Disaster”), meanwhile Angelides has contributed to the next projects by Stanaj, Louisa Johnson, Era Istrefi, Liza Owen, Demi Lovato, Lily Allen, Molly Kate Kestner, and Charlie Puth.

As a record producer, Jeberg has helmed songs for artists including Bebe Rexha (“The Way I Are”), Jason Derulo (“Marry Me”), Sabrina Carpenter (“Why”), Fifth Harmony (“Sledgehammer”) and Chris Brown (“Remember My Name”).

Jepsen, on the other hand, is expected to release her next album later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “E.MO.TION” reportedly delivers additional productions from Patrik Berger (Charli XCX), Kyle Shearer (Tori Kelly), Alex Hope (Troy Sivan), Justin Raisen (Sky Ferreira), Pontus Winnberg (Britney Spears), Fred Ball (Alicia Keys), Captain Cuts (Halsey) and BloodPop (Justin Bieber).

On the songwriting front, Jepsen has worked with Nate Campany (Martin Garrix), Amanda “MNDR” Warner (Charli XCX), Evan “Kidd” Bogart (Leona Lewis), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry), Tobias Jesso Jr. (John Legend), Phoebe Ryan (Melanie Martinez) and Nate Cyphert (Rachel Platten).

Stream the audio clip for “Cut to the Feeling” below.