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Lost Girl signs deal with Island Records UK

21 Feb

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Lost Girl has signed a new deal with Island Records UK.

“I’m so happy to able to finally announce that I signed my first RECORD deal with @islandrecordsuk about 9 months ago. Anyone who knows me will know I’ve worked my entire life to get to this point, I’ve been singing since I came out the womb, but I never ever gave up. I had a dream and made it a reality,” the British singer/songwriter posted to Instagram.

The Universal Music Group imprint is also home to other artists including Ariana Grande, Drake, Ella Eyre, Hailee Steinfeld, Jaden Smith, Kid Kudi, Miraa May, Nicki Minaj, Post Malone, Ray BLK, Sean Paul, and The Weeknd.

Among the songwriters and producers Lost Girl has worked with are Ed Thomas, Celetia Martin, Bless Beats, Katy B, Okan, Joel Compass, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Simon Jonasson, Alana Maria, Robin Danielsson, Nia V, Sean1da, Nastylgia, Aida Lae, Joel Malka, and PJ Pipe It Up.

Lost Girl’s debut (and yet-to-be-announced) debut single is scheduled to arrive by the end of this month via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Ginny Blackmore unwraps debut album “Over the Moon” artwork

10 Sep

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Ginny Blackmore has unwrapped the artwork for her upcoming debut album.

The New Zealand singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Over the Moon” later this year through Sony Music Entertainment.

Blackmore wrote the album with record producers Aeon “Step” Manahan (Stan Walker, Alexandra Burke), Alan Nglish (CeeLo Green, Andreya Triana), Al Shux (Alicia Keys, Elle Varner) and Rob Wells (Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez).

On the songwriting front, the “Bones” star has penned songs for Christina Aguilera [RCA], Pixie Lott [Virgin EMI], Adam Lambert [Warner Bros], Katharine McPhee [eOne Music] and Nicole Scherzinger [TBA].

Her extensive resume includes further works with musicians such as Future Cut, Dapo Tormiro, Celetia Martin, Kevin Randolph, Iain James, Mojam, Lucas Secon, Freddy Wexler, Maiday, Jonathan Lipsey, and Ben Harrison.

Peep the tracklisting for “Over the Moon” below.

(01) Over the Moon / (02) Hello World / (03) Bones / (04) Holding You (with Stan Walker) / (05) Kissing on You / (06) Enough / (07) SFM (Sing for Me) / (08) Love Strikes / (09) Possession / (10) Put Ya Name On It / (11) Right Spot / (12) Love Me Anyway / (13) Under My Feet

The Saturdays debut ‘Not Giving Up’ music video

19 Feb

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The Saturdays have debuted the music video for their new single online.

“Not Giving Up” is lifted from the group’s latest album, “Living for the Weekend,” out now via Universal Music Group / Fascination / Polydor Records.

The track – available for download from April 7 – was written by Antonio Egizii, Celetia Martin, David Musumeci, Carl Ryden, and Carla Williams.

“Not Giving Up” follows previous singles “30 Days,” “Gentleman” and “Disco Love.” The latter peaked at number 5 on the UK Singles Chart.

“Living for the Weekend” boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Steve Mac (Lily Allen, Nina Nesbitt), Autumn Rowe (Kwabs, Leona Lewis) and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Trey Songz, Mariah Carey).

Watch the music video for “Not Giving Up” below.

The Saturdays confirm new single ‘Not Giving Up’

4 Feb

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The Saturdays have confirmed the details for their new single.

The British-Irish quintet christened “Not Giving Up” as the next single from their latest album, “Living for the Weekend,” out now via Polydor Records.

The track – available for download from March 16 – was written by Antonio Egizii, Celetia Martin, David Musumeci, Carl Ryden, and Carla Williams.

“Living for the Weekend” also includes previous single “Disco Love,” which peaked at number five on the UK Singles Chart.

Other album contributors include Rodney Jerkins (Mika, Sam Smith), Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Nicole Scherzinger), Steve Mac (The Wanted, One Direction) and Priscilla Renea Hamilton (Rihanna, Cover Drive).

Watch the music video for “30 Days” below.

The Saturdays reveal credits for new album ‘Living for the Weekend’

15 Sep

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The Saturdays have revealed the official credits for their upcoming studio album.

The group will release “Living for the Weekend” in the United Kingdom on October 14 via Universal Music Group / Fascination / Polydor Records.

New single “Disco Love” – available for download from October 8 via iTunes and all other digital outlets – was written by Pálmi Ragner Ásgeirsson, Ásgeir Orri Ásgeirsson, Saethór Kristjánsson and Adam Klein.

Other songwriters on the new collection are Autumn Rowe (Zendaya, Cher Lloyd), Camille Purcell (Little Mix, Cover Drive), Priscilla Renea (Beyoncé, Alicia Keys), Celetia Martin (Ashley Tisdale, Conor Maynard), Lucie Silvas (Rachel Stevens, Katharine McPhee) and Diane Warren (Celine Dion, Whitney Houston).

Production duties were handled by The Jam: Michael Mani & Jordan Omley (Brandy, Raven Symone), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (John Legend, Kelly Rowland), Steve Mac (Kelly Clarkson, Leona Lewis), Jim Jonsin (Usher, Nicole Scherzinger) and Carl Ryden (Nabiha, Alexandra Burke).

The Saturdays – Living for the Weekend [Songwriting Credits]:
“What About Us” – (Camille Purcell / Ollie Jacobs / Philip Jacobs).
“Disco Love” – (Pálmi Ragner Ásgeirsson / Ásgeir Orri Ásgeirsson / Saethór Kristjánsson / Adam Klein).
“Gentleman” – (Priscilla Renea Hamilton / Lucas Nathanson / Scott Effman).
“Leave a Light On” – (Michael Mani / Jordan Omley).
“Not Giving Up” – (Antonio Egizii / Celetia Martin / David Musumeci / Carl Ryden).
“Lease My Love” – (Priscilla Renea Hamilton / Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins).
“30 Days” – (Autumn Rowe / Steve Mac).
“Anywhere With You” – (Una Healy / Mollie King / Frankie Sandford / Rochelle Humes / Vanessa White / David Schuler / Michael Mani / Jordan Omley).
“Problem with Love” – (Michael Mani / Jordan Omley / James Scheffer).
“You Don’t Have the Right” – (Diane Warren).
“Don’t Let Me Dance Alone” – (Una Healy / Mollie King / Frankie Sandford / Rochelle Humes / Vanessa White / David Schuler / Michael Mani / Jordan Omley).
“Somebody Else’s Life” – (Una Healy / Mollie King / Frankie Sandford / Rochelle Humes / Vanessa White / Charlie Holmes / Lucie Silvas / Judie Tzuke).
“Wildfire” – (Una Healy / Mollie King / Frankie Sandford / Rochelle Humes / Vanessa White / Julian Gingell / Barry Stone).

Nabiha unveils official artwork for new album ‘Mind the Gap’

6 Mar

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Nabiha has unveiled the official artwork for her upcoming album.

The Danish singer/songwriter will release “Mind the Gap” later this year, which serves as the follow-up to 2011’s “More Cracks” [Disco Wax Records].

Lead single “Never Played the Bass” was co-written by Michelle Escoffery, whose credits include “Twentyfourseven” by Artful Dodger featuring Melanie Blatt [Universal Music Group / London Records] and “Just a Little” by Liberty X [EMI Music Group / V2 Records].

“Mind the Gap” is expected to boast further songwriting contributions from Nina Woodford (Leona Lewis, Christina Milian), Viktoria Hansen (Cover Drive, The Saturdays), Alistair Tennant (Maria Lawson, Dionne Bromfield), Fred Cox (Little Nikki, Etta Bond) and Celetia Martin (Ashley Tisdale, Conor Maynard).