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Khalid releases new promotional single “OTW”

20 Apr

American singer/songwriter Khalid Robinson, known mononymously as Khalid, has released his new promotional single online.

“OTW” – featuring guest appearances from fellow recording artists 6LACK and Ty Dolla $ign – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “OTW” were handled by Nineteen85, who is also responsible for Drake’s “Hotline Bling,” PartyNextDoor’s “Not Nice,” Jessie Ware’s “Desire,” Majid Jordan’s “My Love,” Nicki Minaj’s “Truffle Butter,” Jennifer Hudson’s “Dangerous,” and DJ Khaled’s “For Free.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Khalid’s upcoming sophomore studio collection – featuring additional alliances with Stargate, Hit-Boy, Sam Romans, and Scribz Riley – is scheduled to arrive later this year via RCA Records.

In the meantime, Khalid has also provided guest vocals on the latest releases by Normani Kordei (“Love Lies”), Sabrina Claudio (“Don’t Let Me Down”), Alina Baraz (“Floating”), Tayla Parx (“Runaway”) and Billie Eilish (“Lovely”).

Stream the audio clip for “OTW” below.

Tinashe unleashes new album “Joyride”

13 Apr

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has delivered her new album online.

“Joyride” – featuring promotional singles “Me So Bad,” “Faded Love” and “No Drama” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from Stargate, Joel Compass, Ritz Reynolds, Soundz, Felix Snow, T-Minus, Hit-Boy, Mario Lucciano, J. White, Todd Cooper, A1, Hitmaka, Dre Moon, Wavy, and BLWYRMIND.

On the songwriting front, Tinashe has teamed up with Amanda Ghost, Sarah Hudson, KStewart, Sidnie Tipton, Noonie Bao, Starrah, Sasha Sloan, Jocelyn “Jo’zzy” Donald, Denisia “Blu June” Andrews, Brittany “Chi” Coney, Allen Ritter, Travis Scott, Jeremih, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream “Joyride” below.

Khalid enlists Stargate for new collaboration

5 Apr

American singer/songwriter Khalid Robinson, known mononymously as Khalid, has enlisted Stargate for a new collaboration.

The Norwegian production and songwriting duo – composed of Mikkel Eriksen and Tor Hermansen – recently helmed “No Drama” and “Faded Love” for Tinashe. Both tracks are taken from the artist’s upcoming album, “Joyride,” out on April 13 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Stargate’s credits also include Ne-Yo’s “Push Back,” Charli XCX’s “Track 10,” Majid Jordan’s “Body Talk,” Camila Cabello’s “OMG,” Sam Smith’s “Too Good at Goodbyes,” Bebe Rexha’s “I Got Time,” Rachel Platten’s “Broken Glass,” Christina Aguileta’s “Telepathy,” and Zara Larsson’s “Sundown.”

Meanwhile, Khalid is expected to release his sophomore studio collection – featuring additional alliances with Scribz Riley, Hit-Boy, and Sam Romans – later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Having dropped his debut album “American Teen” in early 2017, Khalid also teamed up with fellow recording artists Normani Kordei and Sabrina Claudio on their singles “Love Lies” and “Don’t Let Me Down,” respectively.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Stargate’s works below!

Tinashe premieres music video for new single “Me So Bad”

30 Mar

Tinashe has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Me So Bad” – featuring Ty Dolla $ign and French Montana – was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Friday (March 30, 2018).

Production duties on “Me So Bad” were collectively handled by Simon “BLWYRMND” Schranz, Christian “Hitmaka” Ward, Floyd “A1” Bentley, Andre “Dre Moon” Proctor, and Montrell “Wavy” Martinez.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe’s upcoming album “Joyride” – featuring previous promotional singles “Faded Love” and “No Drama” – is scheduled to arrive on April 13 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further contributions from Stargate, Noonie Bao, Fred Ball, Starrah, Joel Compass, Sasha Sloan, Hit-Boy, Eyelar, Travis Scott, Soundz, Arrow Benjamin, Dr. Luke, and NOVAWAV.

Watch the music video for “Me So Bad” below.

FKA twigs enlists Hit-Boy for new collaboration

30 Mar

British singer/songwriter Tahliah Barnett, professionally known as FKA twigs, has teamed up with Hit-Boy for a new collaboration.

The American record producer, born Chauncey Hollis, is known for his works with Beyonce (“Bow Down”), Kelly Rowland (“Lay it On Me”), Mary J. Blige (“Stronger”), Rihanna (“Watch n’ Learn”), Nicki Minaj (“Feeling Myself”), Mariah Carey (“Thirsty”), Tinashe (“Joyride”) and Chloe x Halle (“Red Lights”).

Meanwhile, twigs is expected to release her upcoming sophomore album is scheduled to arrive later this year via Young Turks Recordings.

The follow-up to 2014’s “LP1” reportedly yields additional ontributions from Rick Nowels (Lana Del Rey, Sabrina Claudio), Benny Blanco (Kacy Hill, The Weeknd), Two Inch Punch (Kali Uchis, Jessie Ware), Andrew Wyatt (Dua Lipa, Bruno Mars) and Levi Lennox (Raye, Zayn Malik).

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Hit-Boy’s works!

Tinashe unwraps tracklisting for new album “Joyride”

28 Mar

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has unwrapped the tracklisting for her upcoming album “Joyride,” which will arrive on April 13 via RCA Records.

Current promotional single “Faded Love” – which was co-written by Sasha Sloan and Noonie Bao alongside the song’s producers Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers further alliances with Max Martin, Dr. Luke, Cirkut, Joel Compass, Devonte Hynes, Soundz, Hit-Boy, Travis Scott, Fred Ball, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, and NOVA WAV.

See the tracklisting for “Joyride” below.

(01) Keep Your Eyes on the Road / (02) Joyride / (03) No Drama / (04) He Don’t Want It / (05) Ooh La La / (06) Me So Bad / (07) Ain’t Good for Ya / (08) Stuck with Me / (09) Go Easy on Me / (10) Salt / (11) Faded Love / (12) No Contest / (13) Fires and Flames

Watch the music video for “Faded Love” below.

Justine Skye liberates debut album “Ultraviolet”

19 Jan

American singer/songwriter Justine Skye has liberated her debut album online.

“Ultraviolet” – featuring singles “Heaven,” “Good Love,” “Back for More,” “Don’t Think About It” and “U Don’t Know” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from TMS, Fred Ball, Austin Powerz, Hit-Boy, Chris Loco, Moon Willis, A1, Hitmaka, Bizness Boi, Jeff Shum, Frank Dukes, Jesse “Corparal” Wilson.

On the songwriting front, Skye has worked with Rachel “Raye” Keen, Sam Romans, Prince Charlez, Derrus Rachel, Jason Derulo, Lyrica Anderson, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, Kevin Garrett, Jaramye Daniels, Arin Ray, Prince Chrishan, Maurice Moore, Jimmy Burney, Glenda Proby, Dwayne Washington, and PartyNextDoor.

Stream “Ultraviolet” below.