Tag Archives: Columbia Records

Little Mix collaborate with Cheat Codes for new single “Only You”

22 Jun

Little Mix have collaborated with American DJ trio Cheat Codes for their new single “Only You,” which is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Digital Farm Animal and Cheat Codes member Trevor Dahl alongside Richard Boardman and Pablo Bowman of The Six.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Little Mix are scheduled to release their fifth album later this year via Syco Music (US) and Columbia Records (UK).

The follow-up to 2016’s “Glory Days” reportedly delivers contributions from Justin Tranter, Shungudzo, Michael Pollack, Kamille, Johan Fransson, Casey Smith, Boy Matthews, Jenna Andrews, Martin Sjolie, and Banx & Ranx.

Stream the audio clip for “Only You” below.

Lennon Stella enlists Caroline Ailin for debut album

19 Jun

Lennon Stella has enlisted Caroline Ailin for a new collaboration.

The Norwegian singer/songwriter is responsible for co-penning Dua Lipa’s “New Rules,” Olivia Holt’s “History,” Aanysa’s “Burn Break Crash,” Grades’ “Crocodile Tears,” JKay’s “Danger,” and Alex Adair’s “Casual.”

Ailin has also contributed to the next projects by Alma, Jojo, Ella Mai, Hailee Steinfeld, Louisa Johnson, Melissa Steel, Natalie La Rose, Ella Eyre, John Newman, Olly Murs, Zara Larsson, Alice Chater, Ella Henderson, Dua Lipa, Imani Williams, James Arthur, and L Devine.

Meanwhile, Stella is expected to release her debut project later this year via Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS in partnership with Columbia Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional contributions from Jenna Andrews, Max McElligott, Emily Warren, Nate Cyphert, Fiona Bevan, Sean Douglas, Caitlyn Scarlett, Sam Fischer, Chloe Angelides, Trey Campbell, Ali Tamposi, Gladius James, Ashe, Sarah Aarons, and Ella Henderson.

Beyonce & Jay-Z, aka The Carters, surprise-release joint album “Everything is Love”

17 Jun

Beyonce & Jay-Z, aka The Carters, have released their joint album online.

Exclusively available for streaming via Tidal, “Everything is Love” features nine new songs in the shape of “Summer,” “Apeshit,” “Boss,” “Nice,” “713,” “Friends,” “Heard About Us,” “Black Effect” and “LoveHappy.”

Among the musicians backing The Carters on the new project are Cool & Dre, James Fauntleroy, Nova Wav, Dave Sitek, Boi-1da, Vinylz, Jahaan Sweet, Nija Charles, MeLo-X, Illmind, D’Mile, Mike Dean, and Pharrell Williams.

Watch the music video for “Apeshit” below.

Zhavia Ward enlists Shungudzo for new collaboration

9 Jun

Zhavia Ward has enlisted Shungudzo for a new collaboration.

The Zimbabwean/French/Native-American singer-songwriter (also known as Alexandra Govere) recently co-wrote and provided guest vocals on Rudimental’s “Toast to Our Differences,” out now via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Shungudzo’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Little Mix (“Touch”), Alina Baraz (“I Don’t Even Know Why Though”), Victoria Monet (“Wish I Never Met You”), Louisa Johnson (“Best Behaviour”), Jessie Ware (“Your Domino”) and The Chainsmokers (“It Won’t Kill Ya”).

Meanwhile, Ward’s upcoming debut album is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertianment / Columbia Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields further contributions from Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevor Brown, Zaire Kaolo, Paul E. Phamous, Benny Cassette, Jenna Andrews, Wayne Hector, Priscilla Renea, Ben Abraham, Jin Jin, M-Phazes, Alex Hope, Symbolyc One, and Malay.

Stream the audio clip for “Toast to Our Differences” below.

Little Mix collaborate with Justin Tranter for new album

3 Jun

Little Mix has added Justin Tranter to the list of songwriters for their upcoming fifth album under Syco Music (UK) and Columbia Records (US).

The Warner/Chappell signee recently co-wrote “Jump” for Julia Michaels alongside the song’s producer Nick Monson. The Trippie Red-featuring track is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Tranter’s extensive resume boasts additional works with Janelle Monae (“Make Me Feel”), Cardi B (“Thru Your Phone”), Leon Bridges (“Beyond”), Camila Cabello (“Into It”), Nick Jonas (“Home”) and Fergie (“Tension”).

On the highly-anticipated new album, Little Mix have also teamed up with songwriters Michael Pollack, Johan Fransson, Casey Smith, Boy Matthews, Shakka, Jenna Andrews, Nija Charles, Shungudzo, Rachel Furner, Eyelar, Sarah Hudson, JHart, Sinead Harnett, Kamille, and Jessica Agombar.

Little Mix’s last studio collection, 2016’s “Glory Days,” topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number twenty-five on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. It also spawned four singles in the shape of “Shout Out to My Ex,” “Touch,” “No More Sad Songs” (featuring G-Eazy) and “Power” (featuring Stormzy).

Watch the music video for “Power” below.

Lennon Stella teams up with Mojam Music for new collaboration

29 May

Canadian singer/songwriter Lennon Stella has teamed up with Mustafa Omer and James Murray of Mojam Music for a new collaboration.

The British songwriting and production duo are responsible for singles including Plan B’s “In the Name of Man,” Tom Walker’s “Heartland,” James Arthur’s “Get Down,” Conor Maynard’s “Talking About,” Sam Smith’s “Like I Can,” Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” and Sinead Harnett’s “Do It Anyway.”

Mojam have also contributed to the next projects by Rak-Su, Yungen, Zak Abel, Mack Wilds, Wens, Tori Kelly, Ben Platt, Kah-Lo, Rozzi Crane, Nstasia, Ella Henderson, Kranium, Bobii Lewis, Nina Nesbitt, Elderbrook, Christian Leave, Bugzy Malone, JP Cooper, Dolapo, Bibi Bourelly, and L Devine.

Meanwhile, Stella is expected to release her debut project later this year via Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS in partnership with Columbia Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances with Timbaland, Joe Janiak, Benny Cassette, Alex Hope, Jason Evigan, Big Taste, MNEK, Jesse Shatkin, Two Inch Punch, Stint, Joel Little, Robopop, and Jonny Lattimer.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Mojam Music’s works!

Pharrell Williams reunites with Camila Cabello for new single “Sangria Wine”

18 May

Pharrell Williams has reunited with Camila Cabello for his new promotional single “Sangria Wine,” which is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Co-written by Williams and Cabello alongside rapper/singer Bianca “Bia” Landrau; “Sangria Wine” is slotted for inclusion on Williams’ upcoming project under Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

Williams also co-wrote “Havana” for Cabello alongside Ali Tamposi, Starrah, Brian Lee, Andrew Watt, Frank Dukes, Louis Bell, and Kaan Gunesberk. The track topped the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Fans of Williams’ songwriting and production works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Ariana Grande [Republic Records], Liam Payne [Capitol Records] and Sabrina Claudio [Atlantic Records].

Stream the audio clip for “Sangria Wine” below.