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Claudette Ortiz unveils new single “Automatic”

4 Jul


Claudette Ortiz has unveiled her new single online.

“Automatic” marks the first promotional single from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album.

The track was co-written by Jeremiah “Sickpen” Bethea, whose resume includes works for Mario [Beluga Heights Records], Akon [Republic Records], Nicki Minaj [Young Money Records] and Usher [RCA Records].

Production duties were handled by Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis, who is also responsible for Mali Music’s “Beautiful” [RCA Records], Tank’s “Dance with Me” [Atlantic Records] and Mary J. Blige’s “I Want You” [Epic Records].

Claudette Ortiz’s highly-anticipated debut collection is expected to boast further productions and songwriting contributions from Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Angela Hunte, Christopher “Tricky” Stewart, and Arden “Keyz” Altino.

Listen to “Automatic” below.

Claudette Ortiz reunites with Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis for debut solo album

17 Oct

Claudette Ortiz

Singer/songwriter Claudette Ortiz has reunited with super producer Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis for her upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album.

The pair previously teamed up on City High’s biggest hit single “Caramel,” which peaked at number nine on the US Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles Chart.

The legendary hitmaker is also known for producing “Your Love is My Love” by Whitney Houston [Arista Records], “No, No, No (Part 2)” by Destiny’s Child [Columbia Records] and “Don’t Mind” by Mary J. Blige [Geffen Records].

Other musicians backing Ortiz on the highly-anticipated collection are Angela Hunte (Miley Cyrus, Rita Ora), Arden “Keyz” Altino (Estelle, Justin Bieber) and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Keyshia Cole, Nelly Furtado).

Watch the video for City High’s “Caramel” below.