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Jaira Burns announces details for new promotional single

17 Oct

Jaira Burns has announced the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “High Rollin'” as her next promotional cut and will release it on October 20 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Cara Salimando alongside Brett “Leland” McLaughlin, whose other credits include Selena Gomez’s “Fetish,” Martin Garrix’s “There for You,” Sabrina Carpenter’s “Why,” Troye Sivan’s “Youth,” Allie X’s “Paper Love,” Daya’s “Cool,” and Kat Graham’s “Secrets.”

Production duties on “High Rollin'” were handled by Alex Schwartz and Joe Khajadourian of The Futuristics, who are also responsible for Alex Aiono’s “Does it Feel Like Falling,” Liz Huett’s “STFU & Hold Me,” Machine Gun Kelly’s “Bad Things,” Natalie La Rose’s “Somebody,” and Trey Songz’s “Serve it Up.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Burns’ upcoming project – featuring previous promotional singles “Ugly” and “Burn Slow” – is expected to arrive next year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

Watch the music video for “Burn Slow” below.

Chris Loco teases new collaboration with Jojo

6 Oct

Chris Loco has teased a new collaboration with Jojo.

“Me today when @iamjojo laid the ‘scratch’ vocals,” the British record producer and songwriter posted to his InstaStory on Wednesday (October 04, 2017).

Born Christopher Crowhurst, Loco’s credits include Raleigh Ritchie’s “Stronger than Ever,” Emeli Sande’s “Garden,” Kevin Garrett’s “Little Bit of You,” Justine Skye’s “U Don’t Know,” Etta Bond’s “Kiss My Girlfriend,” Sinead Harnett’s “Rather Be with You,” and Professor Green’s “Lullaby.”

Fans of his works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Kamille, Diana Gordon, Louisa Johnson, Molly Kate Kestner, Erik Hassle, WENS, Kiana Lede, Raye, Jessie Reyez, Melissa Steel, Kenzie May, Becky Hill, Yebba, Anne-Marie, Tamera Foster, Kara Marni, and Ray BLK.

Meanwhile, Jojo is expected to release her fourth studio collection in 2018 via her own imprint Clover Music in partnership with Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love” reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Big Taste, Stephenie Jones, Digital Farm Animals, Chelcee Grimes, Jussi Illmari, Cara Salimando, Iain James, Myah Marie, Nick Monson, Sarah Hudson, Trey Campbell, Alex Hope, Justin Tranter, Skyler Stonestreet, Kyle Shearer, Chloe Angelides, and Gino “Farrago” Barletta.

Stream the audio clip for “The River” below.

Jojo drafts Big Taste for fourth album

24 Sep

American singer/songwriter Joanna Noëlle Levesque, known professionally as JoJo, has teamed up with Big Taste for a new collaboration.

Born Leroy Clampitt, the Los Angeles-based record producer’s credits include Bebe Rexha’s “Small Doses,” Jake Miller’s “Overnight,” Maty Noyes’ “Falling Out of Love,” Dua Lipa’s “Genesis,” Adam Lambert’s “Two Fux,” Phoebe Ryan’s “Forgetting All About You,” and Justin Bieber’s “Company.”

In addition to contributing to the next projects by Raye, Jess Kent, Sabina Ddumba, Era Istrefi, Alma, Dagny, and Marina Diamandis; Big Taste has signed a record deal with Universal Music Group imprint Island Records.

Photo Credit: Jack McKain

Meanwhile, Jojo is expected to release her fourth studio collection in 2018 via her own imprint Clover Music in partnership with Interscope Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions from Alex Hope (Troye Sivan), Digital Farm Animals (Liam Payne), Jussi “Jussifer” Illmari (Kelly Clarkson) and Nick Monson (Selena Gomez).

On the follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love,” Jojo has also worked with songwriters including Skyler Stonestreet (Liza Owen), Chelcee Grimes (Rita Ora), Sarah Hudson (Ella Henderson), Cara Salimando (Kesha), Stephenie Jones (Bea Miller), Chloe Angelides (Demi Lovato), Justin Tranter (Tinashe), Farrago (Hailee Steinfeld) and Clarence Coffee Jr. (Zendaya).

Stream the audio clip for “Good Thing” below.

Mollie King reunites with Xenomania’s Brian Higgins for new single “Hair Down”

27 Aug

Mollie King has announced the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “Hair Down” as the second promotional cut from her upcoming debut album and will release it on September 1st via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written and produced by Brian Higgins of Xenomania, who previously teamed up with King as part of The Saturdays on “All Fired Up,” which peaked to number three on the UK Singles Chart.

Some of his other notable credits include Girls Aloud’s “Something New,” Alesha Dixon’s “The Boy Does Nothing,” Sugababes’ “Red Dress,” Melanie Blatt’s “Do Me Wrong,” Little Mix’s “Pretend It’s Okay,” Kylie Minogue’s “Giving You Up,” and Rebecca Ferguson’s “Mr. Bright Eyes.”

King’s first studio collection, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records UK.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further productions from Jonny Lattimer (Sinead Harnett), Knightstarr (Pixie Lott), The Rascals (Kelly Rowland), Electric (Imani Williams), Red Triangle (Fleur East), Cutfather (Ella Henderson), KIN (Tamera Foster) and Mac & Phil (Leona Lewis).

On the songwriting front, King has worked with Chelcee Grimes (Kesha), Tayla Parx (Liza Owen), Rachel Furner (Sam Smith), Chiara Hunter (Paloma Faith), Fiona Bevan (Antigoni Buxton), Grace Barker (Rita Ora), Cara Salimando (Dua Lipa), Britt Burton (Jessie J) and Nina Nesbitt (Olivia Holt).

Watch the music video for “Back to You” below.

Kesha releases new album “Rainbow”

11 Aug

American singer/songwriter Kesha Rose Sebert, known mononymously as Kesha, has released her new studio collection online.

“Rainbow” – featuring promotional singles “Praying,” “Woman,” “Hymn” and “Learn to Let Go” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts songwriting contributions from Cara Salimando (Ella Henderson), James Newman (Hailee Steinfeld), Stephen Wrabel (Ellie Goulding) and Justin Tranter (Gwen Stefani).

On the production front, Kesha has worked with Ricky Reed (Meghan Trainor), Stuart Crichton (Kylie Minogue), Drew Pearson (Michelle Branch), Nathan Chapman (Taylor Swift) and Rick Nowels (Lana Del Rey).

Stream “Rainbow” below.

Kesha delivers new promotional single “Hymn”

3 Aug

American singer/songwriter Kesha Rose Sebert, known mononymously as Kesha, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Hymn” – which was collectively produced by Eric “Ricky Reed” Frederic and Jonny Price – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Kesha alongside Cara Salimando, whose resume boasts further works with Grace Mitchell (“Kids Ain’t Alright”), Dua Lipa (“Begging Me”), Hey Violet (“I Can Feel It”), Whissell (“Pain of Love”), Sabrina Carpenter (“White Flag”), Cheryl (“Telescope”) and Qulinez (“Rising like the Sun”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Kesha’s upcoming third album “Rainbow” – featuring previous promotional singles “Praying,” “Woman” and “Learn to Let Go” – is scheduled to arrive on August 11 via Kemosabe Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Hymn” below.

Grace Mitchell releases new single “Come Back for You”

15 Jul

American singer/songwriter Grace Mitchell has released her new single online.

“Come Back for You” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written and produced by Martin Johnson, whose other credits include Hunter Hayes’ “Yesterday’s Song,” Pentatonix’s “Sing,” Elle King’s “America’s Sweetheart,” Olly Murs’ “Beautiful to Me,” Christina Perri’s “Human,” and Jason Derulo’s “The Other Side.”

Mitchell’s upcoming project – featuring previous single “Kids (Ain’t All Right”) – is expected to arrive later this year via Republic Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional songwriting contributions from Leland (Selena Gomez), Julie Frost (Beyonce), Teddy Geiger (Shawn Mendes), Cara Salimando (Dua Lipa), Andrew Watt (Rita Ora), Emily Warren (Sean Paul) and Justin Tranter (Imagine Dragons).

On the production front, Mitchell has worked with Mattman & Robin (Taylor Swift), Francis “Eg” White (Adele), Justin Parker (Grace Carter), Fraser T. Smith (Stormzy), Jesse Shatkin (Anne-Marie), Kid Harpoon (Shakira), Illangelo (Raye), Jussifer (Jojo), Dallas K (Pixie Lott) and Alex Hope (Troye Sivan).

Listen to the audio clip for “Come Back for You” below.