Tag Archives: Chris Braide

Halsey announces new promotional single details

30 Jul

Halsey has announced the details for her new promotional single.

The American singer/songwriter (born Ashley Frangipane) christened “Bad at Love” as the next promotional cut from her sophomore album, “Hopeless Fountain Kingdom” [Astralwerks / Capitol Records].

The track was written by Halsey alongside Justin Tranter (Kesha, Gwen Stefani), Eric “Ricky Reed” Frederic (Meghan Trainor, Charli XCX) and Roget Chahayed (Travis Scott, Kendrick Lamar).

Featuring previous singles “Now or Never” and “Eyes Closed,” “Hopeless Fountain Kingdom” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Badlands” delivers further contributions from Peder Losnegård (Ariana Grande), Greg Kurstin (Sia), Chris Braide (Beth Ditto), Dan Wilson (Adele), Cashmere Cat (Kacy Hill), Happy Perez (Camila Cabello), Benny Blanco (Rihanna) and Joshua “AMMO” Coleman (Fifth Harmony).

Stream the audio clip for “Bad at Love” below.

[Musicians’ Galore] Christopher Braide

20 Nov

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Christopher “Chris” Braide is an English singer-songwriter and record producer.

He co-wrote and produced songs for Sia (“Big Girls Cry”), Britney Spears (“Perfume”), Beyoncé (“God Made You Beautiful”), Lea Michele (“If You Say So”), Christina Aguilera (“Blank Page”), Kylie Minogue (“After Dark”), Cheryl (“Don’t Talk About This Love”) and Lana Del Rey (“Million Dollar Man”).

His extensive resume boasts further works with Yuna (“Lullabies”), Diana Vickers (“Boy Who Murdered Love”), Katharine McPhee (“Round Your Little Fingers”), Colbie Caillat (“Break Free”), Selena Gomez (“Camouflage”), Sky Ferreira (“One Way to Heaven”) and Laura Welsh (“Walking Blind”).

Braide also teamed up with fellow producers including Greg Kurstin, Steve Mac, Brian Kennedy, Desmond Child, Andreas Carlsson, Steve Booker, Matt Prime, Cutfather, Jonas Jeberg, Will.i.am, Future Cut, Syience, Steve Robson, Carl Falk, Martin Brammer, Guy Chambers, Karsten Dahlgaard, Devonte Hynes, Jez Ashurst, Francis “Eg” White, Anders Bagge, Matthew “Aqualung” Hales, Jamie Hartman, Michael Busbee, Sacha Skarbek, and Ben Romans.

On the songwriting front, Braide has penned songs with Cathy Dennis, Lindy Robbins, Kara DioGuardi, Nina Woodford, Michelle Escoffery, Anne Preven, Chantal Kreviazuk, Lauren Christy, MoZella, Shelly Poole, Karen Poole, Lisa Greene, Emeli Sande, Ina Wroldsen, Hillary Lindsey, Nikola Bedingfield, Ursula Yancy, Heather Bright, Viktoria Hansen, Lucie Silvas, Julie Frost, Danielle Brisebois, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Jenna Andrews, Inara George, Rachel Rabin, Aimee Proal, Sophie Stern, Bibi Bourelly, Ali Tennant, Wayne Hector, Savan Kotecha, Ed Drewett, James Fauntleroy, Nate Campany, and JHart.

Hope you enjoy the following playlist dedicated to Braide’s work!

Selena Gomez unleashes music video for new single “Hands to Myself”

20 Jan

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Selena Gomez has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The actress-singer posted the Alek Keshishian-directed clip for “Hands to Myself” via her Vevo channel on Wednesday (January 20, 2016).

“Hands to Myself” was co-written by Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter, who both worked with Pia Mia (“Touch”), Gwen Stefani (“Used to Love You”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Love Myself”), and Justin Bieber (“Sorry”).

Production duties were handled by Mattman & Robin (Ellie Goulding, Taylor Swift) and Max Martin (Katy Perry, Britney Spears).

Gomez’s latest studio collection “Revival” – featuring previous singles “Same Old Love” and “Good for You” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Interscope Records.

Other album contributors include Hit-Boy (Tinashe), Jacob Kasher (Meghan Trainor), Chris Braide (Beyonce), Ross Golan (Michael Buble), Sir Nolan (Nick Jonas), Bibi Bourelly (Usher), and Rock Mafia (Miley Cyrus).

Watch the music video for “Hands to Myself” below.

Sia reveals tracklisting for new album “This is Acting”

7 Jan

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Sia has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming seventh album.

The Australian singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “This Is Acting” on January 29 through Monkey Puzzle Records and RCA Records.

Current single “Reaper” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written and co-produced by Kanye West, whose resume includes further works with Madonna (“Holy Water”) and Mariah Carey (“Stay the Night”).

Other contributors on the follow-up to 2014’s “1000 Forms of Fear” are Greg Kurstin (Pink, Lily Allen), Jesse Shatkin (Anne-Marie, Jasmine Thompson), and Chris Braide (Lana Del Rey, Colbie Caillat).

As a songwriter, Sia has penned songs for Cheryl (“Firecracker”), Katharine McPhee (“Round Your Little Finger”), Britney Spears (“Perfume”), Christina Aguilera (“Blank Page”), and Jessie J (“Flashlight”).

She also provided guest vocals for Giorgio Moroder (“Déjà vu”), David Guetta (“Bang My Head”), Flo Rida (“Wild Ones”), Eminem (“Guts Over Fear”), Kanye West (“Wolves”), and Zero 7 (“Destiny”).

Peep the tracklisting for “This is Acting” below.

(1) Bird Set Free / (2) Alive / (3) One Million Bullets / (4) Move Your Body / (5) Unstoppable / (6) Cheap Thrills / (7) Reaper / (8) House on Fire / (9) Footprints / (10) Sweet Design / (11) Broken Glass / (12) Space Between

Selena Gomez selects “Hands to Myself” as new single

7 Dec

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Selena Gomez has announced the details for her new single.

The actress, singer, and songwriter dubbed “Hands to Myself” as the next promotional cut from her latest album “Revival.”

The track was co-written by Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter, who also worked with Pia Mia (“Touch”), Gwen Stefani (“Used to Love You”), Nicole Scherzinger (“Run”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Love Myself”) and Justin Bieber (“Sorry”).

Production duties on “Hands to Myself” were handled by Mattman & Robin along with Max Martin, whose recent credits include Adele’s “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” [XL] and The Weeknd’s “Can’t Feel My Face” [Republic].

“Revival” – featuring previous singles “Same Old Love” and “Good for You” – is now available for download via Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Stars Dance” delivers further alliances with Chris Braide (Sia), Jacob Kasher (One Direction), Ross Golan (The Vamps), Sir Nolan (Rita Ora), Chloe Angelides (Tinashe) and Benny Blanco (Ed Sheeran).

Preview the music video for “Hands to Myself” below.

Selena Gomez debuts new song “Me And The Rhythm”

2 Oct

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Selena Gomez has debuted a new song online.

The actress, singer and songwriter posted the audio clip for “Me And The Rhythm” to her Vevo channel Thursday (October 01, 2015).

“Me And The Rhythm” was co-written by Gomez along with Julia Michaels (Rita Ora, Gwen Stefani) and Justin Tranter (Fifth Harmony, Kelly Clarkson).

Production duties were handled by Mattman and Robin, who are also behind Hailee Steinfeld’s “Love Myself” [Republic], Tove Lo’s “Moments” [Island] and Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Run Away With Me” [Interscope].

Gomez’s upcoming studio collection “Revival” – featuring hit singles “Good for You” and “Same Old Love” – will be available for download from October 9 through Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

Other album contributors include Hit-Boy (Tinashe), Chloe Angelides (Ariana Grande), Chris Braide (Beyonce), Ross Golan (Colbie Caillat), Steve Mac (Jess Glynne), Shane Stevens (Little Mix) and Benny Blanco (Ed Sheeran).

Listen to the audio clip for “Me & The Rhythm” below.

Selena Gomez unwraps new album “Revival” tracklisting

10 Sep

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Selena Gomez has unwrapped the tracklisting for her upcoming album.

The actress, singer, and songwriter is scheduled to release “Revival” on October 9 through Universal Music Group imprint Interscope Records.

Current single “Same Old Love” – out now via iTunes – was helmed by Charli XCX (Neon Jungle, Ryn Weaver), Ross Golan (Mika, Colbie Caillat), Benny Blanco (Sia, The Weeknd) and Stargate (Rihanna, Kelly Rowland).

Other producers backing Gomez on “Revival” are Max Martin (Tinashe), Rock Mafia (Miley Cyrus), Mattman & Robin (Taylor Swift), Chris Braide (Sia), Hit-Boy (Rihanna), Nolan Lambroza (Justin Bieber) and Steve Mac (Little Mix).

Album songwriters are Julia Michaels (Bea Miller), Justin Tranter (Gwen Stefani), Shane Stevens (Little Boots), Chloe Angelides (Jessie J), Jacob Kasher (Ciara), Nick Monson (Lady Gaga) and Felix Snow (Rita Ora).

Gomez’s last studio collection, 2013’s “Stars Dance,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned two international hit singles in the shape of “Come and Get It” and “Slow Down.”

Peep the tracklisting for “Revival” below.

(01) Revival / (02) Kill Em With Kindness / (03) Hands to Myself / (04) Same Old Love / (05) Sober / (06) Good for You / (07) Camouflage / (08) Me & the Rhythm / (09) Survivors / (10) Body Heat / (11) Rise