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Mahalia unleashes new promotional single “Simmer”

4 Jul

British singer/songwriter Mahalia Burkmar, known mononymously as Mahalia, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Simmer” – featuring Burna Boy – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Wayne Hector, whose recent credits include Rita Ora’s “Ritual,” Maren Morris’ “Kingdom of One,” Prettymuch’s “Healthy,” Josh Groban’s “Won’t Look Back,” and Leon Bridges’ “Bad Bad News.”

Production duties on “Simmer” were collectively handled by Felix Joseph (Jorja Smith, Kevin Garrett) and Jonah Christian (Snoh Alegra, Anderson Paak).

Mahalia’s upcoming debut album “Love and Compromise” – featuring previous singles “I Wish I Missed My Ex” and “Do Not Disturb” – is scheduled to arrive on September 13 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The highly-anticipated project yields additional productions and songwriting contributions from Aston Rudi, Jonny Lattimer, Alastair O’Donnell, Nate Warner, Sam Dew, Pop Wansel, DJ Dahi, Sounwave, and Jennifer Decilveo.

Stream the audio clip for “Simmer” below.

Mahalia confirms details for debut album “Love and Compromise”

15 Jun

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Mahalia has confirmed the details for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter (born Mahalia Rose Burkmar) has christened her first studio collection “Love and Compromise” and will release it on September 13 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

Current promotional single “Grateful” – which was produced by regular collaborator Maths Time Joy – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The album yields additional alliances from Felix Joseph, Aston Rudi, Jonny Lattimer, Wayne Hector, Alastair O’Donnell, Nate Warner, Jonah Christian, Sam Dew, Pop Wansel, DJ Dahi, Sounwave, and Jennifer Decilveo.

See the tracklisting for “Love and Compromise” below.

(1) Hide Out / (2) I Wish I Missed My Ex / (3) Simmer / (4) Good Company / (5) What Am I / (6) Regular People / (7) Karma / (8) He’s Mine / (9) What You Did / (10) Do Not Disturb / (11) Richie / (12) Consistency / (13) Square 1

Lykke Li releases new album “So Sad So Sexy”

8 Jun

Lykki Li has released her new album online.

“So Sad So Sexy” – featuring singles “Deep End,” “Hard Rain,” “Utopia,” “Sex Money Feelings Die” and “Two Nights” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “I Never Learn” boasts songwriting contributions from Rick Nowels, Koz, Ilsey Juber, Sarah Aarons, and Andrew Wyatt.

On the production front, Li has teamed up with Jeff Bhasker, Emile Haynie, Rostam Batmanglij, T-Minus, Malay, Jonny Coffer, Skrillex, Ali Payami, DJ Dahi, Kid Harpoon, and Illangelo.

Stream “So Sad So Sexy” below.

Kali Uchis unleashes debut studio collection “Isolation”

6 Apr

Colombian-American singer/songwriter Karly-Marina Loaiza, better known as her stage name Kali Uchis, has unleashed her debut album online.

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

The highly-anticipated studio collection boasts guest appearances from fellow recording artists Tyler, the Creator and Bootsy Collins (“After the Storm”), Bia (“Miami”), Jorja Smith (“Tyrant”), Steve Lacy (“Just a Stranger”), Damon Albarn (“In My Dreams”) and Reykon (“Nuestro Planeta”).

Other musicians backing Uchis on “Isolation” are BabBadNotGood, Om’Mas Keith, Thundercat, Dave Sitek, Autumn Rowe, Romil Hemnani, Wayne Gordon, Jairus Mozee, Larrance Dopson, Sounwave, DJ Dahi, Jeff Gitty, Two Inch Punch, Greg Kurstin, Rudeboys, Josh Crocker, Kevin Parker, and Gorillaz.

Stream “Isolation” below.

SZA collaborates with DJ Dahi for new promotional single “Quicksand”

8 Sep

American singer/songwriter Solána Imani Rowe, better known by her stage name SZA, has unveiled her new promotional single online.

“Quicksand” – which appears on the original motion soundtrack for Issa Rae’s hit TV series “Insecure: Season 2” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Quicksand” were handled by DJ Dahi (born Dacoury Natche), who is also responsible for Drake’s “Worst Behavior,” Jazmine Sullivan’s “Brand New,” Madonna’s “Beautiful Scars,” Big Sean’s “I Don’t Fuck with You,” Tinashe’s “Bet,” and Kelela’s “All the Way Down.”

Meanwhile, SZA recently provided guest vocals on Maroon 5’s latest single “What Lovers Do.” The track was co-written with Adam Levine, Dayo Olatunji, Elina Stridh, Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, Victor Radstrom, Jason Evigan, and Benjamin “Ben Billions” Diehl.

Her debut studio collection “Ctrl,” which was released earlier this year via Top Dog Entertainment in partnership Sony Music’s RCA Records, peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Drew Barrymore” and “Love Galore.”

Stream the audio clip for “Quicksand” below.

Kiesza teams up with Bakermat for new single “Don’t Want You Back”

2 Jun

Canadian singer/songwriter Kiesa Rae Ellested, professionally known as Kiesza, has teamed up with Dutch DJ and music producer Bakermat for new single “Don’t Want You Back,” now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Initially recorded by UK recording artist Tamera Foster for her debut project under Simon Cowell’s label Syco Music, “Don’t Want You Back” was co-written by Foster alongside Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Rita Ora, Shola Ama) and Komi Hakam (Sam Smith, Ella Henderson).

Kiesza, on the other hand, is expected to release her upcoming sophomore major-label album, which serves as the follow-up to 2014’s “Sound of a Woman,” later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers songwriting contributions from Diane Warren (Leona Lewis), Jenna Andrews (Noah Cyrus), Shungudzo Kuyimba (Jessie Ware), Ilsey Juber (Ellie Goulding) and Autumn Rowe (Dua Lipa).

Among the producers expected to appear on the album are Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande), Danja (Ciara), Kid Harpoon (Harry Styles), Illangelo (Alicia Keys), Boi-1da (Drake), Jonas Jeberg (Bebe Rexha), DJ Dahi (Tinashe), Axident (Justin Bieber), Big Taste (Maty Noyes) and Stargate (Rihanna).

Watch the music video “Don’t Want You Back” below.

BANKS shares music video for new single “Trainwreck”

18 Jan

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BANKS has shared the music video for her new single online.

The singer-songwriter posted the Stephanie Haberman-directed clip for “Trainwreck” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (January 18, 2017).

The track was co-written by Jesse Rogg alongside the song’s producers Dacoury “DJ Dahi” Natche, Tim Anderson, and Aron Forbes.

BANKS’ latest studio collection “The Altar” – featuring previous promotional singles “Fuck With Myself,” “Gemini Feed,” “Mind Games” and “To the Hilt” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Other album contributors include Christopher “SOHN” Taylor, Jenna Andrews, Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh, John Hill, Ahmad “Belly” Balshe, Daniel “DannyBoyStyles” Schofield, and Benjamin “Ben Billions” Diehl.

Watch the music video for “Trainwreck” below.