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Ariana Grande confirms title, release date for fourth album

2 May

Ariana Grande has confirmed the details for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her fourth studio collection “Sweetner” and will release it on July 20 via Republic Records.

Lead single “No Tears Left to Cry” – which was co-written by Savan Kotecha, Max Martin and Ilya Salmanzadeh – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Dangerous Woman” reportedly yields additional alliances songwriting contributions and productions from Pharrell Williams, Starrah, Tayla Parx, Hitmaka, A1, Tommy Brown, and Victoria Monet.

Watch the music video for “No Tears Left to Cry” below.

Ariana Grande unleashes new single “No Tears Left to Cry”

20 Apr

American singer/songwriter Ariana Grande has unleashed her new single online.

“No Tears Left to Cry” – which was co-written by regular collaborators Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh, and Max Martin – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Grande’s upcoming fourth album – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Pharrell Williams, Starrah, Hitmaka, A1, and Tayla Parx – will arrive later this year via Republic Records.

Her previous studio collection, 2016’s “Dangerous Woman,” debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Into You,” “Side to Side” and “Everyday.”

Stream the audio clip for “No Tears Left to Cry” 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.

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.

Tinashe reveals music video for new single “No Drama”

19 Jan

Tinashe has revealed the music video for her new promotional single online.

The visual clip for “No Drama” – featuring Offset – was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Thursday (January 18, 2018).

Co-written by Tinashe and Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard alongside Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Norwegian songwriting/production duo Stargate; “No Drama” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is scheduled to release her upcoming sophomore studio collection “Joyride” – featuring upcoming promotional singles “Me So Bad” and “Faded Love” – later this year via RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Aquarius” reportedly boasts additional alliances with Fred Ball, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, Gabrielle Nowee, MNEK, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Benny Cassette, Sasha Sloan, Jonas Jeberg, Noonie Bao, Sam Hook, Ester Dean, Charlie Handsome, Julia Michaels, BloodPop, Justin Tranter, Ty Dolla $ign, Hitmaka, A1, Prince Chrishan, and Nova Wav.

Watch the music video for “No Drama” 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.

Tinashe unleashes new promotional single “No Drama”

18 Jan

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“No Drama” – featuring Offset – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, whose other credits include Camila Cabello’s “Havana,” Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Era Istrefi’s “No I Love Yous,” Nicki Minaj’s “Regret in Your Tears,” Katy Perry’s “Swish Swish,” Halsey’s “Now or Never,” and Maroon 5’s “What Lovers Do.”

Production duties on “No Drama” were handled by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Norwegian duo Stargate, who are also responsible for Sam Smith’s “Too Good at Goodbyes,” Daya’s “New,” Camila Cabello’s “OMG,” Rachel Platten’s “Broken Glass,” Majid Jordan’s “Body Talk,” Julia Michaels’ “Issues,” Bebe Rexha’s “I Got Time,” and Charli XCX’s “After the Afterparty.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is scheduled to release her upcoming sophomore studio collection “Joyride” – featuring “Me So Bad” and “Faded Love” – later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated reportedly delivers further contributions from Fred Ball, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Arrow Benjamin, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, MNEK, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Benny Cassette, Sasha Sloan, Jonas Jeberg, Noonie Bao, Sam Hook, Ester Dean, Charlie Handsome, Julia Michaels, BloodPop, Justin Tranter, Ty Dolla $ign, Hitmaka, A1, Prince Chrishan, and Nova Wav.

Stream the audio clip for “No Drama” below.