Tag Archives: Charlotte “Charli XCX” Aitchison

Charli XCX unwraps details for third studio collection

13 Jun

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Charli XCX has unwrapped the details for her upcoming album.

The British singer/songwriter (born Charlotte Aitchison) has dubbed her third studio collection “Charli” and will release it on September 13 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

Current promotional single “Blame It On Your Love” – featuring Lizzo – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

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Executive-produced by regular collaborator AG Cook, the follow-up to 2014’s “Sucker” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Stargate, Noonie Bao, Oscar Holter, Sasha Sloan, and Leland.

The highly-anticipated project also yields guest appearances from Christine and the Queens (“Gone”), Sky Ferreira (“Cross You Out”),  Troye Sivan (“2009”), Kim Petras (“Click”) and Brooke Candy (“Shake It”).

Stream the audio clip for “Blame It On Your Love” below.

MØ hits the studio with Ali Tamposi, Brian Lee, Andrew Watt

25 Feb

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MØ has recorded new music with Ali Tamposi, Brian Lee, and Andrew Watt.

The songwriting trio are responsible for Kygo’s “It Ain’t Me” with Selena Gomez, now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Tamposi, Lee and Watt are also known for co-writing DJ Snake’s “Let Me Love You” with Justin Bieber, which peaked to number four on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Meanwhile, MØ – real name Karen Ørsted – is expected to release her sophomore album later this year via Chess Club / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project – featuring previous singles “Final Song” and “Drum” – boasts alliances with MNEK (Dua Lipa), Noonie Bao (Alessia Cara), BloodPop (Lady GaGa), Charli XCX (RAYE), The Arcade (Iggy Azalea), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Jason Evigan (Charlie Puth) and Stargate (Rihanna).

Watch the music video for “Final Song” below.

MØ enlists Jason Evigan for new collaboration

24 Jan

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Danish singer-songwriter MØ – real name Karen Ørsted – has teamed up with Jason Evigan for a new collaboration.

The American record producer and songwriter is known for his works with Madonna (“Ghosttown”), Kelly Clarkson (“Heartbeat Song”), Nick Jonas (“Chains”), Fifth Harmony (“Miss Movin’ On”), Kehlani (“Gangsta”), Jojo (“When Love Hurts”), and Boy Epic (“Kanye’s In My Head”).

Evigan has also contributed to the next projects by Rachel Platten, Charlie Puth, Ella Henderson, David Guetta, Jessie Reyez, Chromeo, Julia Michaels, Andy Grammar, Ella Eyre, Louisa Johnson, and Bebe Rexha.

Meanwhile, MØ is expected to release her sophomore studio collection later this year via Chess Club / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project boasts contributions from MNEK (Christina Aguilera), Noonie Bao (Dua Lipa), BloodPop (Tinashe), Charli XCX (Gwen Stefani), The Arcade (Rita Ora), Cass Lowe (Anne-Marie) and Stargate (Katy Perry).

MØ’s current promotional single with Snakehips, “Don’t Leave,” is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Leave” below.

Charli XCX premieres “After the Afterparty” music video

30 Oct

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Charli XCX has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “After the Afterparty” – featuring Lil Yachty – to her YouTube channel on Sunday (October 30, 2016).

The track was co-written by XCX along with Rachel “Raye” Keen (Rudimental, Jonas Blue), Eyelar Mirzazadeh (Rita Ora, Macy Marie Maloy) and Samuel “SOPHIE” Long (Madonna, Namie Amuro).

Production duties on “After the Afterparty” were collectively handled by Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen of Stargate (Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey) and Fred Gibson (Noonie Bao, Ellie Goulding).

As mentioned in earlier posts, XCX – real name Charlotte Aitchison – will release her next studio collection in 2017 via Vroom Vroom Recordings in partnership with Asylum Records and Atlantic Records.

Her last studio collection, 2014’s “Sucker,” debuted at number twenty-eight on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Boom Clap,” “Break the Rules” and the Rita Ora-assisted “Doing It.”

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

Charli XCX unleashes new single “After the Afterparty”

28 Oct

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Charli XCX has unleashed her new single online.

“After the Afterparty” – featuring Lil Yachty – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by XCX along with Rachel “Raye” Keen (Rudimental, Jonas Blue), Eyelar Mirzazadeh (Rita Ora, Macy Marie Maloy) and Samuel “SOPHIE” Long (Madonna, Namie Amuro).

Production duties on “After the Afterparty” were collectively handled by Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen of Stargate (Selena Gomez, Zara Larsson) and Fred Gibson (Noonie Bao, Joe Janiak).

As mentioned in earlier posts, XCX – real name Charlotte Aitchison – will release her next studio collection in 2017 via Vroom Vroom Recordings in partnership with Asylum Records and Atlantic Records.

Her last studio collection, 2014’s “Sucker,” debuted at number twenty-eight on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Boom Clap,” “Break the Rules” and the Rita Ora-assisted “Doing It.”

Listen to the audio clip for “After the Afterparty” below.

Kitten hits the studio with Charli XCX, Justin Raisen

25 Oct

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Kitten have recorded new music with Charli XCX and Justin Raisen.

“Dear, daddy. Please don’t spank me. I’m a good boy @charli_xcx @kittentheband,” Raisen posted to his Instagram account.

The American producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist is known for his credits with Santigold (“Who I Thought You Were”), Kylie Minogue (“If Only”), Sky Ferreira (“You’re Not the One”) and Angel Olsen (“Shut Up Kiss Me”).

Meanwhile, XCX – real name Charlotte Aitchison – previously co-penned songs for MØ (“Drum”), Raye (“I, U, Us”), will.i.am (“Boys and Girls”), Selena Gomez (“Same Old Love”), Icona Pop (“I Love It”) and Neon Jungle (“So Alive”).

Her upcoming promotional single “After the Afterparty” – featuring Lil Yachty – is scheduled to arrive on October 28 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Kitten, on the other hand, are currently working on their forthcoming sophomore studio collection under Warner Music Group / Elektra Records.

The L.A.-based indie rock band’s 2014 self-titled debut album – featuring productions from Chad Anderson and Gavin MacKillop – peaked to number nine on the US Billboard Top Heatseekers Albums Chart.

Watch the music video for “Like a Stranger” below.

Icona Pop reunite with MSTR ROGERS for new single “Brightside”

15 Oct

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Icona Pop have confirmed the details for their new single online.

The Swedish duo – consisting of Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo – christened “Brightside” as the first promotional cut from their upcoming third album and will release it on October 21 via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Brightside” was co-written and produced by MSTR ROGERS, who previously teamed up with Icona Pop on the Fransisca Hall and Anjulie Persaud-penned “In the Stars” as well as “Someone Who Can Dance.”

The Australian hitmaker’s resume boasts further works with Ella Eyre (“If I Go”), Rebecca Ferguson (“I Hope”), Demi Lovato (“Fire Starter”), Neon Jungle (“So Alive”), Bea Miller (“Fire ‘N Gold”) and Delta Goodrem (“Not Me, Not I”).

Meanwhile, Icona Pop’s next studio collection under TEN Music Group reportedly delivers additional alliances with Patrik Berger (Carly Rae Jepsen), Noonie Bao (Dua Lips), Charli XCX (Selena Gomez), Tove Lo (Ellie Goulding), Jason Evigan (Britney Spears) and Sean Douglas (Enrique Iglesias).

Their previous album, 2013’s “This Is…Icona Pop,” peaked to number thirty six on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned hit singles including “All Night,” “Just Another Night” and “I Love It.”

Watch the music video for “Just Another Night” below.