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Cody Simpson announces new single ‘No Ceiling’

18 Jul

Cody Simpson has announced the details of his new single.

The Australian singer/songwriter will release “No Ceiling” as the next promotional single from his latest album, “Surfer’s Paradise,” out now via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The track – which serves as the follow-up to “Pretty Brown Eyes” – was co-written by Terence Coles along with Carsten Mortensen, whose credits include The Saturdays [Polydor Records], Olly Murs [Syco Music / Epic Records] and Jordin Sparks [RCA Records].

Production duties were handled by Lucas Secon, who also confirmed placements on the next albums by Eliza Doolittle [Parlophone Records], Natasha Bedingfield [Phonogenic Records], Cee Lo Green [Roadrunner / Elektra Records] and Mutya Keisha Siobhan [Polydor Records].

Blue reveal official tracklisting for new album ‘Roulette’

16 Jan

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Blue have revealed the official tracklisting for their upcoming fourth album.

The British boy band will release “Roulette” in Germany on January 25 via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

Lead single “Hurt Lovers” was written by group members Lee Ryan, Duncan James, Antony Costa and Simon Webbe along with Jez Ashurst, David Jost, Martin Schmidt and Alexander Zuckowski.

Other songwriters and producers backing Blue on “Roulette” are Mich “Cutfather” Hansen (Ed Drewett, Pixie Lott), Jonas “Jay Jay” Jeberg (Kylie Minogue, Chris Brown), Lucas Secon (Alexandra Burke, Natasha Bedingfield), Carsten Mortensen (The Saturdays, Travie McCoy), Wayne Hector (Nicki Minaj, Craig David), Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez), Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith (Mario Barrett, Wynter Gordon) and The Smeezingtones: Bruno Mars, Philip Lawrence & Ari Levine (Melanie Fiona, Adam Lambert).

“Roulette” serves as the follow-up to 2003’s “Guilty.” That release debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart. It also delivered hit singles “Breathe Easy,” “Bubblin,” “The Gift,” “Guilty” and “Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours).”

Blue – Roulette [Official Tracklisting]:
“Hurt Lovers”
“Without You”
“Break My Heart”
“Ayo”
“Risk it All”
“Heart on My Sleeve”
“We’ve Got Tonight”
“Paradise”
“Black Box”
“Broken”
“Break You Down”
“All I Need”
“I Can”

Blue confirm new album ‘Roulette’

16 Dec

Blue have unveiled the title for their upcoming fourth album.

The British band – consisting of members Lee Ryan, Duncan James, Antony Costa and Simon Webbe – will release “Roulette” in early 2013 via EMI Music Group / Innocent Records / Virgin Records.

Album songwriters and producers include Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Usher Raymond, Chris Brown), Lucas Secon (Christina Aguilera, Britney Spears), Jonas “Jay Jay” Jeberg (Cassie Ventura, Nicki Minaj), Mich “Cutfather” Hansen (Kylie Minogue, Pixie Lott), Wayne Hector (Carrie Underwood, Toni Braxton), Carsten Mortensen (Travie McCoy, Jordin Sparks) and Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Lionel Richie, Michael Jackson).

“Roulette” serves as the follow-up to 2003’s “Guilty.” That release debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart. It also delivered hit singles “Breathe Easy,” “Bubblin,” “The Gift,” “Guilty” and “Signed, Sealed, Delivered (I’m Yours).”

Watch the video for lead single “Hurt Lovers” below.

Olly Murs previews new album ‘Right Place, Right Time’

14 Nov

Olly Murs has previewed his upcoming third album online.

The singer/songwriter will release “Right Place, Right Time” on November 26 via Sony Music Entertainment / Syco Music / Epic Records.

Lead single “Troublemaker” – which features Flo Rida – was written by Olly Murs along with frequent collaborators Claude Kelly (Tamia Washington, Whitney Houston) and Steve Robson (Leona Lewis, Carrie Underwood).

“Right Place, Right Time” serves as the follow-up to 2011’s “In Case You Didn’t Know.” That release debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart. It also delivered three hit singles in the shape of “Heart Skips a Beat,” “Dance With Me Tonight” and “Oh My Goodness.”

In addition to Claude Kelly and Steve Robson, the new collection by Olly Murs will boast further collaborations with Future Cut: Darren Lewis & Tunde Babalola (Ria Ritchie, Bruno Mars), Wayne Hector (Emma Bunton, Nicki Minaj), Charles “Chuck Harmony” Harmon (Fantasia Barrino, Toni Braxton), Ed Drewett (The Wanted, Dionne Bromfield), Jim Eliot (Kylie Minogue, Will Young), Lucas Secon (Christina Aguilera, Jordin Sparks), Carsten Mortensen (Tanya Lacey, The Saturdays), Julian Bunetta (Hilary Duff, Alexandra Burke), Steve Kipner (Victoria Beckham, Kelly Rowland), Andrew Frampton (Maria Lawson, Natasha Bedingfield), Iain “Sparx” James (Taio Cruz, Matt Cardle) and TMS: Peter Kelleher, Ben Kohn & Tom Barnes (Emeli Sande, Professor Green).

Olly Murs reveals official songwriting credits for new album ‘Right Place, Right Time’

14 Oct

Olly Murs has revealed the official songwriting credits for his upcoming third album online.

The British singer/songwriter will release “Right Place, Right Time” in the United Kingdom on November 26 via Sony Music Entertainment / Syco Music / Epic Records.

Lead single “Troublemaker” was written by Olly Murs and Tramar “Flo Rida” Dillard along with Claude Kelly (Alexandra Burke, Leona Lewis) and Steve Robson (Carrie Underwood, Faith Hill).

The new collection by Olly Murs serves as the follow-up to 2011’s “In Case You Didn’t Know.” That released debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart. It also delivered hit singles “Heart Skips a Beat,” “Dance With Me Tonight” and “Oh My Goodness.”

In addition to Claude Kelly and Steve Robson, “Right Place, Right Time” will boast further productions and songwriting contributions from Future Cut: Darren Lewis & Tunde Babalola (Bruno Mars, Nicole Scherzinger), Wayne Hector (Marcus Canty, Nicki Minaj), Charles “Chuck Harmony” Harmon (Toni Braxton, Kelly Rowland), Ed Drewett (Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Dionne Bromfield), Jim Eliot (Ellie Goulding, Kylie Minogue), Iain “Sparx” James (Emeli Sande, Professor Green), Julian Bunetta (Leona Lewis, Natasha Bedingfield), Lucas Secon (Christina Aguilera, Jordin Sparks), Carsten Mortensen (Tanya Lacey, Shayne Ward), Andrew Frampton (Maria Lawson, Danny O’Donoghue), Steve Kipner (Victoria Beckham, Kelly Rowland), Matt Prime (Sophie Ellis Bextor, Natalie Imbruglia), Martin Brammer (Beverley Knight, James Morrison), Adam Argyle (Loick Essien, Newton Faulkner) and TMS: Ben Kohn, Peter Kelleher & Tom Barnes (Little Mix, Cover Drive).

Olly Murs – Right Place, Right Time [Official Tracklisting & Songwriting Credits]:

Army of Two: (Olly Murs, Wayne Hector, Darren Lewis, Tunde Babalola).

Troublemaker: (Olly Murs, Tramar “Flo Rida” Dillard, Claude Kelly, Steve Robson).

Loud and Clear:(Olly Murs, Claude Kelly, Charles “Chuck Harmony” Harmon).

Dear Darlin: (Olly Murs, Ed Drewett, Jim Eliot).

Right Place, Right Time: (Olly Murs, Claude Kelly, Steve Robson).

Hand on Heart: (Olly Murs, Wayne Hector, Iain “Sparx” James, Ben Kohn, Peter Kelleher, Tom Barnes).

Hey You, Beautiful: (Olly Murs, Claude Kelly, Steve Robson).

Head to Toe: (Olly Murs, Claude Kelly, Charles “Chuck Harmony” Harmon).

Personal: (Olly Murs, Wayne Hector, Christopher Houston, Ben Kohn, Peter Kelleher, Tom Barnes).

What a Buzz: (Ed Drewett, John Ryan, Julian Bunetta).

Cry Your Heart Out: (Olly Murs, Wayne Hector, Carsten Mortensen, Lucas Secon).

One of These Days: (Olly Murs, Julian Bunetta, Andrew Frampton, Steve Kipner).

Deluxe Edition:

Runaway: (Olly Murs, Martin Brammer, Adam Argyle).

Sliding Doors: (Olly Murs, Wayne Hector, Steve Robson).

The Perfect Night to Say Goodbye: (Olly Murs, Martin Brammer, Adam Argyle).

The One: (Olly Murs, Ed Drewett, Matt Prime).