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Mullally drafts Mojam Music for new collaboration

2 May

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, known mononymously as Mullally, has enlisted Mojam Music for a new collaboration.

Composed of Mustafa Omer and James Murray, the songwriting and production duo are responsible for Emeli Sande’s “Hurts,” Plan B’s “In the Name of Man,” Sinead Harnett’s “Do it Anyway,” Conor Maynard’s “Talking About,” Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” and James Arthur’s “Get Down.”

Mojam have also contributed to the next projects by WENS, Tori Kelly, Ben Platt, Kah-Lo, Rozzi Crane, Nstasia, Ella Henderson, Kranium, Bobii Lewis, Elderbrook, Christian Leave, Bugzy Malone, Mack Wilds, and L Devine.

Meanwhile, Mullally’s upcoming project – featuring further contributions from Jason Evigan, Courage, Jay Mooncie, Phil Cook, Danny Parker, Ed Thomas, Utters, Cook Classics, H-Money, Rodney Jerkins, Grades, Jordan Riley, and Robopop – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Atlantic Records UK.

His current single “Sweet Coffee” – which was co-written by Grace Barker and produced by Ari PenSmith and P2J – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the audio clip for “Sweet Coffee” below.

Jennifer Hudson releases new promotional single “Burden Down”

13 Dec

Jennifer Hudson has released her new promotional single online.

“Burden Down” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Lindy Robbins, whose recent credits include DJ Snake’s “A Different Way,” Paloma Faith’s “Cry Baby,” Dua Lipa’s “No Goodbyes,” and Rachel Platten’s “Perfect for You.”

Production duties on “Burden Down” were handled by Jamie Hartman, who is also responsible for Kygo’s “Stargazing,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Human,” JP Cooper’s “Passport Home,” Kacy Hill’s “Lion,” and Birdy’s “Shadow.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Hudson’s upcoming fourth album – featuring previous promotional single “Remember Me” – is expected to arrive early next year via Epic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “JHUD” reportedly delivers additional alliances with Babyface (Fantasia Barrino), Jon Levine (Rachel Platten), Lauren Christy (Bebe Rexha), Toby Gad (John Legend), Sam Romans (Alicia Keys), Jeff Gitty (Keyshia Cole), Xavier Gordon (Angie Stone) and Cook Classics (Trey Songz).

Stream the audio clip for “Burden Down” below.

Mullally hits the studio with Utters, Ed Thomas for new collaboration

10 Nov

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, known mononymously as Mullally, has enlisted Ed Thomas and Utters for a new collaboration.

Thomas is responsible for co-writing Jorja Smith’s “On My Mind,” Louis Mattrs’ “Pink Lemonade,” Kiah Victoria’s “Cold War,” Zac Abel’s “Everybody Needs Love,” Aquilo’s “Thin,” and Maverick Sabre’s “Falling Again.”

Meanwhile, Utters’ production resume boasts works with AlunaGeorge (“Last Kiss”), Chronixx (“I Know Love”), Raleigh Ritchie (“In Too Deep”), All Saints (“One Woman Man”), Foxes (“Beauty Queen”), Ella Eyre (“Home”), Selah Sue (“Feel”) and Purple Ferdinand (“Through Your Eyes”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mullally’s upcoming project – featuring current promotional single “She Don’t Know Me” – is expected to arrive early next year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional productions from Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Two Inch Punch, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, ADP, Jordan Riley, Cook Classics, Scott Hoffman, Robopop, Will Simms, MNEK, Jonny Coffer, Grades, Scribz Riley, and Cool & Dre.

On the songwriting front, Mullally has also worked with Amy Wadge, Jason Boyd, Danny Parker, Grace Tither, Ali Tennant, Max McElligott, Ari PenSmith, Danny Shah, Jordan Thomas, Levi Lennox, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream the audio clip for “She Don’t Know Me” below.

Hey Violet release debut album “From the Outside”

16 Jun

American rock band Hey Violet – consisting of Rena Lovelis, Miranda Miller, Nia Lovelis, Casey Moreta, and Iain Shipp – have release their debut album online.

“From the Outside” – featuring singles “Brand New Moves,” “Guys My Age” and “Break My Heart” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Album producers include Julian Bunetta (Harry Styles), CIRKUT (The Weeknd), Picard Brothers (Major Lazer), Jussifer (Jason Derulo), Cory Enemy (Snakehips), Jason Evigan (Kehlani), Cook Classics (Trey Songz), Dallas K (Fifth Harmony), Teddy Geiger (Shawn Mendes) and Afterhrs (Liam Payne).

On the songwriting front, Hey Violet have worked with Ross Golan (Meghan Trainor), Ilsey Juber (Jessica Simpson), Daniel “Robopop” Omelio (Lana Del Rey), Asia Whiteacre (Rachel Platten), Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Bebe Rexha), Fiona Bevan (Ed Sheeran), Ammar Malik (Shawn Hook), Ruth-Anne “Rooty” Cunningham (Leona Lewis), John “JRY” Ryan (John Legend) and Maureen “MoZella” McDonald (Pia Mia).

Stream “From the Outside” below.

Trey Songz liberates new album “Tremaine”

26 Mar

Trey Songz has liberated his new album online.

“Tremaine” – featuring singles “Animal,” “She Lovin’ It,” “Nobody Else But You,” “Song Goes Off” and “Playboy” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters backing Songz – real name Tremaine Neverson – on the follow-up to 2014’s “Trigga” are Ester Dean (David Guetta), Prince Charlez (Mary J. Blige), Jason Boyd (Sam Smith), Nate Cyphert (Florida Georgia Line), Jacob Kasher (Charlie Puth), Micah Powell (Omarion) and Rock City (Nicki Minaj).

On the production front, Songz has reunited with Troy Taylor (Keyshia Cole), Rico Love (Usher) and Christopher “C4” Umana (Kelly Rowland).

Other album producers include The Audibles (Mike Posner), Dwayne Nesmith (Keri Hilson), Cook Classics (Jamie Foxx), Sermstyle (Fleur East), Pip Kembo (Sean Paul), JMIKE (Kehlani), CIRKUT (The Weeknd), Ryan Ogren (Jake Miller), Cardiak (DJ Khaled) and Sons of Sonix (Tanika Bailey).

Stream “Tremaine” below.

Bebe Rexha announces release date for “All Your Fault: Pt. 1”

13 Jan

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Bebe Rexha has announced the release date for her upcoming project.

“All Your Fault: Pt. 1” – featuring current promotional single “I Got You” – will arrive on February 17 via Warner Brothers Records.

In addition to regular collaborators Lauren Christy and Jacob “JKash” Kasher, the highly-anticipated collection reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Ross Golan, Sean Douglas, Iain James, Levi Lennox, Ilsey Juber, Talay Riley, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Simon Wilcox, Brandyn Burnette, MoZella, Clarence Coffee Jr., Sam Martin, and Trey Campbell.

On the production front, Rexha has teamed up with Timbaland, Stargate, Captain Cuts, The Chainsmokers, Invisible Men, MNEK, TMS, Jason Evigan, Fraser T. Smith, Joel Little, Christopher Braide, Jonas Jeberg, Emanuel Kiriakou, Andrew Goldstein, Mitch Allen, Ian Kirkpatrick, Cook Classics, Gladius, DJ Mustard, Busbee, Christoph Andersson, Jon Levine, and Billy Steinberg.

As a songwriter, Rexha recently co-penned Nick Jonas’ “Under You” alongside Savan Kotecha, Rickard Goransson, Ali Payami, and Max Martin.

Her other credits include Martin Garrix’s “In the Name of Love,” Iggy Azalea’s “Team,” G-Eazy’s “Me, Myself, & I,” Bella Thorne’s “One More Night,” Tinashe’s “All Hands on Deck,” David Guetta’s “Hey Mama,” Cash Cash’s “Take Me Home,” Selena Gomez’s “Champion,” and Nikki Williams’ “Glowing.”

Watch the music video for “I Got You” below.

Bebe Rexha shares music video for new single “I Got You”

6 Jan

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Bebe Rexha has shared the music video for her new single online.

The singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “I Got You” to her YouTube channel on Friday (January 06, 2017).

The track was co-written by Rexha alongside regular collaborators Lauren Christy (Dua Lipa, Britney Spears, Chris Brown) and Jacob Kasher Hindlin (Selena Gomez, Charlie Puth, Zara Larsson).

Production duties on “I Got You” were handled by Captain Cuts, who are also behind Walk the Moon’s “Shut Up & Dance” (2014), Halsey’s “Roman Holiday” (2015) and American Authors’ “What We Live For” (2016).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Rexha’s first studio collection “All Your Fault” will arrive later this year via Warner Brothers Records.

The long-awaited project reportedly delivers further productions from Stargate, Jonas Jeberg, Ian Kirkpatrick, Joel Little, Timbaland, DJ Mustard, Cook Classics, MNEK, Gladius, Christoph Andersson, Jason Evigan, and TMS.

On the songwriting front, Rexha has teamed up with MoZella, Simon Wilcox, Isley Juber, Ross Golan, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Sean Douglas, Trey Campbell, Iain James, Levi Lennox, Sam Martin, Talay Riley, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Watch the music video for “I Got You” below.

Conrad Sewell releases debut mini-collection “All I Know”

9 Jan

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Conrad Sewell has released his debut mini-collection online.

“All I Know” – featuring singles “Start Again,” “Who You Lovin,” and an acoustic rendition of “Firestone” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with 300 Entertainment.

The EP also delivers alliances with Jamie Hartman (Kacy Hill), Sean Douglas (Enrique Iglesias), Jacob Kasher (One Direction), Cook Classics (Trey Songz), John Henry Ryan (Ben Haenow), and Louis Bell (Justin Bieber).

Watch the music video for “Start Again” below.

CeeLo Green unwraps “Heart Blanche” tracklisting

26 Sep

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CeeLo Green has unwrapped the tracklisting for his upcoming album.

“Heart Blanche” is scheduled to hit stores and digital outlets on November 13 through Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

Current single “Music to My Soul” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Geoffro Cause (David Guetta) and produced by Cook Classics (Lil Wayne), The Futuristics (Hailee Steinfeld) and Tommy Hittz (Chris Brown).

The follow-up to 2010’s “The Lady Killer” boasts further contributions from Charlie Puth (Thomas Rhett), Jon Bellion (Zedd), Wallpaper (Jessie J), Mark Ronson (Bruno Mars), John Hill (Rihanna) and Eg White (Sam Smith).

Peep the tracklisting for “Heart Blanche” below.

(01) Heart Blanche (Intro) / (02) Est. 1980’S / (03) Mother May I / (04) Working Class Heroes (Work) / (05) Tonight / (06) Robin Williams / (07) Sign of the Times / (08) CeeLo Green Sings the Blues / (09) Music to My Soul / (10) Race Against Time / (11) Better Late Than Never / (12) Smells Like Fire / (13) Purple Hearts (Soldier of Love) / (14) Thorns / (15) The Glory Games

CeeLo Green reveals “Heart Blanche” artwork

24 Sep

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CeeLo Green has revealed the artwork for his upcoming album.

The singer, songwriter and record producer is scheduled to release “Heart Blanche” on November 13 through Atlantic Records.

The keenly-awaited studio collection features previous promotional cuts “Music to My Soul,” “Robin Williams” and “Sign of the Times.”

It also boasts collaborations with Jon Bellion (Eminem), Charlie Puth (Fergie), John Hill (Shakira), Wallpaper (Jason Derulo), Cook Classics (Natalie La Rose), Jacob Luttrell (Timbaland), Mark Ronson (Adele) and Eg White (Kwabs).

Watch the music video for “Sign of the Times” below.