Tag Archives: Columbia Records

Lennon Stella drafts Timbaland for new collaboration

11 Feb

Canadian singer, songwriter, and actress Lennon Stella has drafted American record producer Timbaland for a new collaboration.

Timbaland recently produced “Filthy,” “Say Something,” “Young Man” and “Sauce,” taken from Justin Timberlake’s latest studio collection under Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records, “Man of the Woods.”

Timbaland’s other credits include Aaliyah’s “Try Again,” Sam Smith’s “Pray,” Nelly Furtado’s “Maneater,” Rihanna’s “Rehab,” Demi Lovato’s “All Night Long,” Keri Hilson’s “Return the Favor,” Madonna’s “Miles Away,” Missy Elliot’s “Work It,” Beyonce’s “Partition,” and Chris Brown’s “Paper, Scissors, Rock.”

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 additional productions from Joel Little, Alex Hope, Robopop, Two Inch Punch, Jonny Lattimer, Stint, Pip Kembo, Tommy English, MNEK, Jesse Shatkin, Big Taste, Jason Evigan, Steve Mostyn, Alex Niceforo, Benny Cassette, and The Monsters & Strangerz.

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Rozzi releases new promotional single “Never Over You”

9 Feb

American singer/songwriter Rosalind Crane, known mononymously as Rozzi, has released her new promotional single online.

“Never Over You” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Katie Pearlman alongside Evan “Kidd” Bogart, whose resume boasts additional works with Britney Spears (“Love Me Down”), Rihanna (“S.O.S.”), Leona Lewis (“Happy”), Jason Derulo (“It Girl”), Madonna (“Ghosttown”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“Black Heart”) and Beyonce (“Halo”).

Production duties on “Never Over You” were handled by Jon Hume alongside Jon Levine, who is also responsible for Kat Dahlia’s “I Think I’m in Love,” Rachel Platten’s “Fight Song,” Dua Lipa’s “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” Bebe Rexha’s “I’m Gonna Show You Crazy” and Little Mix’s “Red Planet.”

Crane’s upcoming project – featuring the Mike Eyal AlJadeef-penned / Ben Singer-produced lead single “Uphill Battle” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Never Over You” below.

Noah Cyrus hits the studio with Emily Weisband, Big Taste for new collaboration

7 Feb

American singer/songwriter Noah Cyrus has teamed with Emily Weisband and Leroy “Big Taste” Clampitt for a new collaboration.

Weisband recently co-wrote “Consequences” for Camila Cabello alongside Amy Wadge and Nicolle Galyon. The track appears on Cabello’s debut album “Camila,” which topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Meanwhile, Big Taste’s songwriting/production resume boasts works with Justin Bieber (“Company”), Madison Beer (“Home with You”), Dua Lipa (“Genesis”), Adam Lambert (“Two Fux”), Maty Noyes (“Falling Out of Love”), Jake Miller (“Superhuman”) and Phoebe Ryan (“Forgetting All About You”).

Photo Credit: Jack McKain

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cyrus’ upcoming debut album “NC-17” – featuring the Savan Kotecha-penned / Max Martin and Ali Payami-produced single “We Are Fucked” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS in partnership with Sony Music imprint Columbia Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly yields additional productions and songwriting contributions from Benny Cassette, Stint, Two Inch Punch, Sasha Sloan, Jonathan Rotem, Noonie Bao, Sam Romans, and Jenna Andrews.

Stream the audio clip for “We Are Fucked” below.

Noah Cyrus releases new promotional single “We Are …”

5 Feb

Noah Cyrus has released her new promotional single online.

“We Are Fucked” – featuring MØ – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Savan Kotecha, whose resume boasts additional works with Ariana Grande (“Side to Side”), Tori Kelly (“Nobody Love”), Ellie Goulding (“On My Mind”), Madonna (“Addicted”), Jennifer Lopez (“First Love”), Christina Aguilera (“Your Body”) and Britney Spears (“I Wanna Go”).

Production duties on “We Are Fucked” were handled by Max Martin and Ali Payami, who are also responsible for Katy Perry’s “Chained to the Rhythm,” Taylor Swift’s “Gorgeous,” Lana Del Rey’s “Lust for Life,” Nick Jonas’ “Under You,” and Demi Lovato’s “Cool for the Summer.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cyrus’ debut album “NC-17” – featuring previous singles “Again,” “Almost Famous,” “I’m Stuck,” “Stay Together” and “Cry” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS in partnership with Sony Music imprint Columbia Records.

Stream the audio clip for “We Are Fucked” below.

RuthAnne teases new collaboration with John Legend

22 Jan

Irish singer/songwriter Ruth-Anne Cunningham, professionally known as RuthAnne, has teased a new collaboration with John Legend and Dan Wilson.

“2 legends, 1 Irish writing songs together @johnlegend @danwilsonmusic ❤️❤️☘️☘️,” she posted to Instagram on Sunday (January 21, 2018).

RuthAnne’s songwriting resume boasts works with Jojo (“Too Little, Too Late”), Katharine McPhee (“Over It”), Leona Lewis (“Perfection”), Martin Garrix (“In the Name of Love”), Britney Spears (“Work Bitch”), Pixie Lott (“Broken Arrow”), Zac Samuel (“Never Letting Go”) and Niall Horan (“Slow Hands”).

In addition to working on her upcoming debut record with regular collaborator James “Malay” Ho, RuthAnne has also contributed to the next projects by Stanaj, Louisa Johnson, Ella Henderson, Liza Owen, and Fleur East.

Meanwhile, Legend is expected to release his sixth studio collection – featuring further contributions from Dan Wilson, Warren “Oak” Felder, and Rachel “Raye” Keen – later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2016’s “Darkness and Light,” which peaked to number fourteen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Love Me Now,” “Penthouse Floor” and “Surefire.”

Watch the music video for “Love Me Now” below.

Lennon Stella signs new deal with RECORDS / Columbia Records

18 Jan

Canadian singer, songwriter, and actress Lennon Stella has signed a new deal with RECORDS/Columbia Records and will release her upcoming debut project later this year.

“Lennon’s unique artistry, point of view, distinctive vocal ability and star-power is simply overwhelming,” says Barry Weiss, Partner & Co-Founder, RECORDS. “We’re super excited to have her here at RECORDS. I’m elated that Jenna Andrews (who does A&R for the label) brought her to us.”

“I feel so lucky to work hand in hand with this incredible and inspiring group of people. There are no words to describe the feeling of finally being able to release my own music, something I have always dreamed of,” says Stella.

On the still-untitled collection, Stella has worked with songwriters including Amy Wadge, Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Sarah Aarons, Trey Campbell, Sean Douglas, Max McElligott, Ali Tamposi, Chloe Angelides, Emily Warren, Fiona Bevan, Caitlyn Scarlett, Ella Henderson, Nate Cyphert, Parson James, Sam Fisher, Bipolar Sunshine, Elliphant, Ashlyn Wilson, and Jenna Andrews.

Among the producers backing Stella on the project are Joel Little, Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya, Jonny Lattimer, MNEK, Alex Hope, Gladius James, Daniel “Robopop” Omelio, Two Inch Punch, Philip “Pip” Kembo, Tommy English, Jesse Shatkin, Big Taste, Jason Evigan, M-Phazes, Alex Niceforo, Benny Cassette, Steve Mostyn, Joe Janiak, and The Monsters & Strangerz.

Chloe x Halle release new promotional single “Grown”

30 Dec

American R&B duo Chloe x Halle, composed of twins Chloe and Halle Bailey, have released their new promotional single.

The self-penned and produced “Grown” – taken from the upcoming American sitcom series “Grown-ish” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Chloe x Halle’s upcoming debut album is expected to arrive some time next year via Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts contributions from Benny Cassette (Noah Cyrus), Diana Gordon (Rita Ora), Tayla Parx (Cassie), Happy Perez (Frank Ocean) and Nova Wav (Britney Spears).

Stream the audio clip for “Grown” below.