Tag Archives: Charles Hinshaw Jr.

Justine Skye premieres music video for new single “Don’t Think About It”

9 Dec

Justine Skye has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Don’t Think About It” was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Friday (December 09, 2017).

The track was co-written by Sam Romans alongside Rachel “Raye” Keen, whose songwriting resume boasts additional works with Little Mix (“If I Get My Way”), Dev (“Come at Me”), M.O (“Not in Love”), Snakehips (“Don’t Leave”), Tara Carosielli (“Money”) and Charli XCX (“After the Afterparty”).

Production duties on “Don’t Think About It” were handled by Peter Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas Barnes of TMS, who have recently helmed songs for Naughty Boy (“One Chance to Dance”), Maroon 5 (“Denim Jacket”), Paloma Faith (“Guilty”), Niall Horan (“On My Own”), Zak Samuel (“Play it Cool”), Dua Lipa (“Bad Together”) and Louisa Johnson (“Best Behaviour”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Skye’s upcoming debut album “Ultraviolet” – featuring singles “U Don’t Know,” “Back for More” and “GoodLove” – is scheduled to arrive on January 19 via Roc Nation Records.

The highly-anticipated project boasts additional productions and songwriting contributions from Chris Loco, Moon Willis, Jaramye Daniels, Kevin Garrett, Lyrica Anderson, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, A1, Hitmaka, Fred Ball, Prince Charlez, Starrah, PartyNextDoor, and Frank Dukes.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Think About It” below.

K. Michelle releases new album “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know”

9 Dec

American singer/songwriter Kimberley Pate, professionally known as K. Michelle, has released her new studio collection online.

“Kimberley:The People I Used to Know” – featuring singles “Birthday,” “Fuck Your Man” and the Chris Brown-assisted “Either Way” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “More Issues Than Vogue” boasts songwriting contributions from fellow recording artists including Kelly Clarkson (“Run Don’t Walk”), Sonyae Elise (“Birthday”), Prince Charlez (“Talk to God”), Safaree Samuels (“Alert”) and Priscilla Renea (“Brain on Love”).

Other album songwriters include Bianca “Blush” Atterberry (Pia Mia), Kevin Kadish (Meghan Trainor), Carmen Reece (Ray BLK), Micah Powell (Sevyn Streeter), Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee (Rita Ora), Claude Kelly (Britney Spears), Lindsay Gilbert (Tamar Braxton) and Sam Sumser (Jason Derulo).

On the production front, K. Michelle has teamed up with Ronnie “Lil’ Ronnie” Jackson (Usher), Darhyl “DJ” Camper (Mariah Carey), Uforo “Bongo” Ebong (Toni Braxton), Hitmaka (Ariana Grande), Louis Biancaniello (Jessie J), Philip “HardWork” Constable (Grace Sewell), Eric Hudson (Brandy) Chuck Harmony (Mary J. Blige) and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Janet Jackson).

Stream “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know” below.

Justine Skye announces details for debut album

8 Dec

Justine Skye has announced the details for her debut album.

The American singer-songwriter christened her first studio collection “Ultraviolet” and will release it on January 19 via Roc Nation Records.

Current single “Goodlove” – which was co-written by PartyNextDoor and produced by Frank Dukes – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from TMS, Sam Romans, Raye, Fred Ball, Prince Charlez, Starrah, Lyrica Anderson, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, Chris Loco, Moon Willis, Kevin Garrett, Jaramye Daniels, Hitmaka, and Floyd “A1” Bently.

See the tracklisting for “Ultraviolet” below.

(1) Wasteland / (2) Goodlove / (3) U Don’t Know / (4) Back for More / (5) Don’t Think About It / (6) You Got Me / (7) Heaven / (8) Push Ya / (9) Lil’ Boy / (10) Best for Last

Starley unveils new promotional single “Been Meaning to Tell You”

27 Oct

Australian singer/songwriter Starley Hope, known mononymously as Starley, has unveiled her new promotional single online.

“Been Meaning to Tell You” – which was co-written and produced by Cory Enemy – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Starley’s upcoming debut project – featuring previous promotional singles “Call on Me” and “Touch Me” – is expected to arrive early next year via Universal Music Group / Tinted Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from Salaam Remi, Jin Jin, Grades, Rosina Russell, Prince Charlez, Nate Campany, Kyle Shearer, Steve Booker, and Captain Cuts.

Stream the audio clip for “Been Meaning to Tell You” below.

Prince Charlez teams with DannyBoyStyles, Fred Ball for new single “Back Around”

4 Sep

Prince Charlez has unleashed his new promotional single online.

“Back Around” – which was collectively produced by DannyBoyStyles and Fred Ball – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Charlez’s upcoming debut project – featuring previous single “Bitty” – is expected to arrive later this year via Republic Records.

Born Charles Hinshaw Jr., the American singer/songwriter and UMPG signee is known for co-penning Trey Songz’s “Song Goes Off,” Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Usher’s “More,” Mary J. Blige’s “Love Yourself,” Zedd’s “Get Low,” Grace Sewell’s “Church on Sunday,” Beyonce’s “Ring Off,” Timothy Bloom’s “Stand in the Way (of My Love),” and K. Michelle’s “Talk to God.”

Charlez’s resume boasts additional works with producers including Da Internz, Brandon “B.A.M.” Hodge, Mike Dean, Fraser T. Smith, DJ Mustard, Ed Harcourt, RedOne, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Hit-Boy, Mick Schultz, Sermstyle, Alex Da Kid, Cirkut, Parker Ighile, Drumma Boy, and Mike Caren.

Stream the audio clip for “Back Around” below.

Ledisi delivers new promotional single “Add to Me”

5 Aug

American singer/songwriter Ledisi Anibade Young, known mononymously as Ledisi, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Add to Me” – which was co-written by Ledisi alongside Charles “Prince Charlez” Hinshaw Jr. and Hue Strother – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Add to Me” were handled by Darhyl “DJ” Camper, who is also responsible for Mary J. Blige’s “Set Me Free,” Ro James’ “Already Knew That,” Stacy Barthe’s “Flawed Beautiful Creatures,” Ne-Yo’s “Make it Easy,” Tamar Braxton’s “Raise the Bar,” and Chris Brown’s “Lady in a Glass Dress.”

Ledisi’s upcoming ninth studio collection “Let Love Rule” – featuring previous promotional single “High” – is scheduled to arrive on September 22 via Universal Music Group / Verve Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Add to Me” below.

Mary J. Blige selects “Set Me Free” as new promotional single

19 Jul

Mary J. Blige has announced the details for her new single.

The American R&B singer/songwriter christened “Set Me Free” as the next promotional cut from her latest album “Strength of a Woman,” now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The Darhyl “DJ” Camper-produced track was co-written by Jazmine Sullivan alongside Prince Charlez, whose other credits include K. Michelle’s “Talk to God,” Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Grace’s “Hell of a Girl,” Trey Songz’s “Song Goes Off,” Beyonce’s “Ring Off,” and Zedd & Liam Payne’s “Get Low.”

Featuring previous singles “Thick of It” and the Kanye West-assisted “Love Yourself,” the follow-up to 2015’s “The London Sessions” peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Stream the audio clip for “Set Me Free” below.