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Khalid taps Sam Romans, Hit-Boy for new collaboration

12 Mar

American singer/songwriter Khalid Donnel, known mononymously as Khalid, has tapped Sam Romans and Hit-Boy for a new collaboration.

Romans is known for co-writing Craig David’s “Heartline,” Mary J. Blige’s “Doubt,” Ella Mai’s “Makes Me Wonder,” Clean Bandit’s “Tears,” AlunaGeorge’s “I’m in Control,” Little Mix’s “If I Had My Way,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Fade to Nothing,” Melissa Steel’s “You Love Me,” and Kwabs’ “Father Figure.”

Born Chauncey Hollis Jr., Hit-Boy’s production resume boasts works with Drake (“Trophies”), Beyonce (“Bow Down”), Kelly Rowland (“Lay it On Me”), Mary J. Blige (“Stronger”), Rihanna (“Watch n’ Learn”), Nicki Minaj (“Feeling Myself”), Mariah Carey (“Thirsty”) and Chloe x Halle (“Red Lights”).

Meanwhile, Khalid is expected to release his next project and follow-up to 2017’s “American Teen” later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

His current promotional single “Love Lies” with Normani Kordei – which was co-written by Taylor “Tayla Parx” Parks alongside Ryan “Charlie Handsome” Vojtesak and Jamil “Digi” Chammas – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Love Lies” below.