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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.

Camila Cabello unleashes new promotional single “OMG”

6 Aug

Camila Cabello has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“OMG” – featuring Quavo – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Charlotte “Charli XCX” Aitchison (James Blunt, Gwen Stefani), Jonnali “Noonie Bao” Parmenius (Katy Perry, Carly Rae Jepsen) and Alexandra “Sasha Sloan” Yatchenko (Tori Kelly, Louis Tomlinson).

Production duties on “OMG” were handled by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate, who are also responsible for Fifth Harmony’s “Worth It,” Julia Michaels’ “Issues,” Selena Gomez’s “Same Old Love,” Pia Mia’s “Touch,” Tinashe’s “All Hands on Deck,” and Bebe Rexha’s “Bad Bitch.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello’s debut album “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving.” – featuring singles “Crying in the Club,” “I Have Questions” and “Havana” – will arrive later this year via Syco Music and Epic Records.

Stream the audio clip for “OMG” below.

Camila Cabello confirms new promotional singles “OMG” and “Havana”

3 Aug

Camila Cabello has confirmed the details for her new promotional singles.

The American singer/songwriter christened “OMG” and “Havana” as the next promotional cuts from her upcoming debut album “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving” and will release them on August 4th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Produced by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate, “OMG” was co-written by Charli XCX (RAYE, Vance Joy), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry, Carly Rae Jepsen) and Sasha Sloan (Daya, Louis Tomlinson).

The Frank Dukes-produced “Havana,” on the other hand, was co-written by Starrah (Halsey, The Weeknd), Ali Tamposi (Liza Owen, Troye Sivan), Brian Lee (Selena Gomez, Jason Derulo), Andrew Watt (Rita Ora, Charlie Puth) and Pharrell Williams (Kehlani, Justin Timberlake).

As mentioned in earlier posts, “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving” – featuring previous singles “Crying the Club” and “I Have Questions” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Syco Music and Epic Records.

Other album contributors include Max Martin (Nick Jonas), Billy Walsh (Alicia Keys), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Jarryd James), Savan Kotecha (Ariana Grande), Ed Sheeran (Liam Payne), Ammar Malik (Jessie Ware), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Skip Marley), Ryan Tedder (Hailee Steinfeld) and Shellback (Adam Lambert).

Stream the audio clip for “Know No Better” below.

Charli XCX confirms new single details

25 Jul

Charli XCX has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Charlotte Aitchison) christened “Boys” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming third album and will release it on July 26 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Emily Warren (Dua Lipa), Ingrid Andress (Brooke Eden), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Michael Pollack (Conor Maynard), Ari “Lauv” Leff (Demi Lovato) and Jerker Hansson (Zara Larsson).

As mentioned in earlier posts, XCX’s next studio collection – featuring previous single “After the Afterparty” – is expected to arrive later this year via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2014’s “Sucker” reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Patrik Berger (Lana Del Rey), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry), A.G. Cook (Hannah Diamond), Sasha Sloan (Anne-Marie), MNEK (Kylie Minogue), Ester Dean (Trey Songz) and SOPHIE (Madonna).

Fans of XCX’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by ALMA [PME/Polydor], Carly Rae Jepsen [School Boy/Interscope], Kitten [Independent], Selena Gomez [Interscope], David Guetta [Parlophone/Atlantic] and Camila Cabello [Syco/Epic].

Watch the music video for “After the Afterparty” below.

Selena Gomez unleashes new single “Fetish”

13 Jul

Selena Gomez has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Fetish” – featuring Gucci Mane – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Gomez alongside Chloe Angelides (Ariana Grande, Lea Michele), Gino “Farrago” Barletta (Jojo, Hailee Steinfeld) and Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Troye Sivan, Kat Graham).

Production duties on “Fetish” were collectively handled Jonas Jeberg (Demi Lovato, Sabrina Carpenter) and Alex Schwartz & Joe Khajadourian of The Futuristics (Halsey, Camila Cabello).

As mentioned in earlier posts, the follow-up to 2015’s “Revival” – featuring the Ian Kirkpatrick-produced / Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter-penned “Bad Liar” – is expected to arrive later this year via Interscope Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from Mattman & Robin (Taylor Swift), Charli XCX (Ryn Weaver), Hit-Boy (Rihanna), JKash (Charlie Puth), Hazebanga (Santigold), Albin Nedler (Hilary Duff) and Rami Yacoub (Jason Derulo).

Listen to the audio clip for “Fetish” below.

Vance Joy announces new single “Lay it On Me”

10 Jul

Vance Joy has announced the details for his new single.

The Australian singer/songwriter – born James Gabriel Keogh – christened “Lay it On Me” as the first promotional cut from his upcoming sophomore album under Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The track was written by Vance Joy alongside American Grammy nominated multi-platinum musician Dave Bassett, whose credits also include Elle King’s “Ex’s & Oh’s,” Shinedown’s “Second Chance,” Rachel Platten’s “Fight Song,” Daughtry’s “Torch,” and Halestorm’s “Love Bites (So Do I).”

Other songwriters expected to appear on the follow-up to 2014’s “Dream Your Life Away” are Ross Golan (Charlie Puth), Jin Jin (RAYE), Ammar Malik (Shawn Mendes), Ryn Weaver (Jojo), Danny Parker (Jessie Ware), Charli XCX (Ricky Reed), Justin Tranter (Nick Jonas) and Julia Michaels (Labrinth).

On the production front, Joy has reportedly worked with Jason Evigan (Andy Grammer), Cashmere Cat (Kacy Hill), Nolan Lambroza (Jason Derulo), Teddy Geiger (Christina Aguilera), Benny Blanco (Ed Sheeran), Happy Perez (Demi Lovato) and Justin Parker (Conrad Sewell).

Watch the music video for “Fire and the Flood” below.

Selena Gomez selects “Fetish” as new single

7 Jul

American singer/songwriter Selena Gomez has selected “Fetish” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming album under Interscope Records.

The track was collectively helmed by Chloe Angelides (Ariana Grande), Gino “Farrago” Barletta (Jojo), Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Troye Sivan), Jonas Jeberg (Sabrina Carpenter) and The Futuristics (Camila Cabello).

Featuring the Ian Kirkpatrick-produced / Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter-penned lead single “Bad Liar,” the follow-up to 2015’s “Revival” reportedly boasts additional alliances with Mattman & Robin (Imagine Dragons), Charli XCX (Blondie), Hit-Boy (Kelly Rowland), JKash (Bebe Rexha), Hazebanga (Mariah Carey), Albin Nedler (DNCE) and Rami Yacoub (Charlie Puth).

Watch the music video for “Bad Liar” below.