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Charli XCX unleashes new single “5 in the Morning”

31 May

Charli XCX has unleashed her new single online.

“5 in the Morning” – which was co-written by XCX alongside Cleo Tighe and Natalie Dunn – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “5 in the Morning” were handled by Jason Pebworth, George Astasio and Jonathan Shave of The Invisible Men, who previously teamed up with XCX on Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy” and “Beg for It.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, XCX’s upcoming project is expected to arrive later this year via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2017’s “Pop 2” reportedly yields additional productions and songwriting contributions from Stargate, Nate Campany, Ali Tamposi, Fred Ball, Noonie Ball, Andrew Watt, and The Stereotypes.

Stream the audio clip for “5 in the Morning” below.

Rita Ora drafts Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, Charli XCX for new single “Girls”

5 May

British singer/songwriter Rita Ora has drafted fellow recording artists Cardi B, Bebe Rexha and Charli XCX for her new promotional single “Girls.”

Scheduled to arrive on May 11 via all other digital streaming outlets; “Girls” was written by Ali Tamposi (Beyonce, Demi Lovato), Brian Lee (Camila Cabello, Selena Gomez), Andrew Watt (Post Malone, Justin Bieber) and Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande, Rag’n’Bone Man).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ora’s sophomore album – featuring previous singles “Anywhere,” “This Song” and “Proud” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields from songwriting contributions from Jason Boyd, Eyelar, Gabrielle Nowee, Sam Romans, Chelcee Grimes, Diana Gordon, Max McElligott, Ammar Malik, and Justin Tranter.

On the production front, Ora has worked with Stargate, Jason Evigan, King Henry, Mike Dean, Jake Gosling, Emile Haynie, Digital Farm Animals, Jimmy Napes, Leon Thomas, Freedo, Nolan Lambroza, Steve Mac, and Ritual.

Stream the audio clip for “Proud” below.

Alma releases new mixtape “Heavy Rules”

2 Mar

Finnish singer and songwriter Alma-Sofia Miettinen, professionally known as Alma, has released her new mixtape online.

“Heavy Rules” – featuring six new songs in the shape of “Legend,” “Dance for Me,” “Good Vibes, ” “Fake Gucci,” “BACK2U” and “Chit Chat” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The new project boasts guest appearances from Tove Styrke, Kiiara and MØ, as well as productions and songwriting contributions from Marco “MAG” Borrero, Priscilla Renea, Louis Schoorl, Noonie Bao, Hank Solo, Charli XCX, Johan Fransson, Andrei Kipahti, Sarah Hjellstrom, Jason Gill, and Axident.

Stream “Heavy Rules Mixtape” below.

Charli XCX reunites with Stargate for new collaboration

18 Jan

British singer/songwriter Charlotte Aitchison, professionally known as Charli XCX, has reunited with Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen of Stargate for a new collaboration.

Having previously collaborated with XCX on her own songs “Break the Rules,” “After the Afterparty” and “Track 10,” Stargate have also worked with XCX songs performed by other artists including Camila Cabello (“OMG”), Selena Gomez (“Same Old Love”) and James Blunt (“If I Find Love Again”).

Stargate’s songwriting and production resume boasts additional works with Tinashe (“No Drama”), Sam Smith (“Too Good at Goodbyes”), Daya (“New”), Rachel Platten (“Broken Glass”), Majid Jordan (“Body Talk”), Julia Michaels (“Issues”), Bebe Rexha (“I Got Time”) and OneRepublic (“No Vacancy”).

Meanwhile, XCX’s upcoming project – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Ball, Noonie Bao, Andrew Watt, Nate Campany, and Ali Tamposi – is expected to arrive later this year via Atlantic Records (US) and Asylum Records (UK).

Her current mixtape “Pop 2” – featuring lead promotional single “Out of My Head” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the audio clip for “Track 10” below.

Charli XCX enlists Andrew Watt for new collaboration

16 Jan

British singer/songwriter Charlotte Aitchison, professionally known as Charli XCX, has enlisted fellow recording artist Andrew Watt for a new collaboration.

Watt recently co-wrote Rita Ora & Liam Payne’s “For You” alongside regular songwriting partner Ali Tamposi and Swedish record producer Ali Payami. The track appears on the original motion picture soundtrack, “Fifty Shades Freed,” out on February 9th via Republic Records.

Watt’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Camila Cabello (“Havana”), Selena Gomez & Marshmello (“Wolves”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Let Me Go”), DJ Snake & Justin Bieber (“Let Me Love You”), Kygo (“It Ain’t Me”), Rita Ora (“Anywhere”) and Post Malone (“Feeling Whitney”).

XCX’s current mixtape “Pop 2” – featuring contributions from A.G. Cook, Carly Rae Jepsen, SOPHIE, Tove Lo, Alma, Caroline Polachek, Brooke Candy, Cupcakke, MØ, and Stargate – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As a songwriter, XCX co-wrote “OMG” for Camila Cabello alongside Jonnali “Noonie Bao” Parmenius, Alexandra “Sasha Sloan” Yatchenko and Norwegian production duo Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate.

Stream the audio clip for “Burning Man” below.

Charli XCX hits the studio with Noonie Bao, Fred Ball

15 Jan

British singer/songwriter Charlotte Aitchison, professionally known as Charli XCX, has teamed up with regular songwriting partner Noonie Bao and Roc Nation signee Fred Ball for a new collaboration.

Born Jonnali Parmenius, Bao is known for co-writing Camila Cabello’s “Never Be the Same,” Alma’s “Phases,” Zedd’s “Stay,” Demi Lovato’s “Cry Baby,” MØ’s “Final Song,” Katy Perry’s “Save As Draft,” David Guetta’s “Dirty Sexy Money,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Run Away with Me,” and Kygo’s “This Town.”

Meanwhile, Ball’s production resume boasts works with Rihanna (“Love on the Brain”), Toni Braxton (“Deadwood”), Jessie Ware (“Slow Me Down”), Justine Skye (“Heaven”), Zara Larsson (“One Mississippi”), Madison Beer (“Say it to My Face”), Astrid S (“Does She Know”) and Nina Nesbitt (“Take You to Heaven”).

XCX’s current mixtape “Pop 2” – featuring contributions from A.G. Cook, Carly Rae Jepsen, SOPHIE, Tove Lo, Alma, Caroline Polachek, Brooke Candy, Cupcakke, MØ, and Stargate – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream “Pop 2” BELOW.

Alma delivers new promotional single “Phases”

22 Sep

Finnish singer and songwriter Alma-Sofia Miettinen, professionally known as Alma, has released her new promotional single online.

“Phases” – which was collectively produced by Charlie Handsome alongside Stylaz Fuego and Rex Kudo – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was also co-written by Charlotte “Charli XCX” Aitchison (Raye, Camila Cabello), Alexandra “Sasha Sloan” Yatchenko (Lecrae, Tori Kelly) and Jonnali “Noonie Bao” Parmenius (Katy Perry, Carly Rae Jepsen).

Alma’s upcoming debut studio collection – featuring previous single “Chasing Highs” – is expected to arrive later this year via PME Records in partnership with Polydor Records (UK) and Island Records (US).

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions from Justin Tranter (Gwen Stefani), Chiara Hunter (Paloma Faith), Trey Campbell (Ella Henderson), Dayo Olatunji (Fifth Harmony), Jesse Saint John (Nick Jonas) and Asia Whiteacre (Hailee Steinfeld).

On the production front, Alma has worked with Axident (Justin Bieber), Patrik Berger (Robyn), Two Inch Punch (Ella Eyre), Fred Ball (Nina Nesbitt), Jussi “Jussifer” Illmari (Kelly Clarkson) and Big Taste (Maty Noyes).

Stream the audio clip for “Phases” below.