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Dan Caplen liberates new promotional single “Two Fingers”

6 Dec

British singer/songwriter Daniel Sebastian Caplen, professionally known as Dan Caplen, has shared his new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written and produced by Two Inch Punch, who is also responsible for Ella Eyre’s “Deeper,” Sam Smith’s “Money on My Mind,” Moko’s “With You,” Jessie Ware’s “Say You Love Me,” Anne-Marie’s “Boy,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Human,” JP Cooper’s “Good Friend,” and Saya’s “Cold Fire.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Ray BLK-assisted / Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – is expected to arrive early next year via Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Cox, Hannah Yadi, James Newman, Amish “ADP” Patel, Jennifer Decilveo, Frank Gamble, Amy Wadge, Jamie Hartman, Fraser T. Smith, Jamie Scott, Wayne Hector, and Jonny Coffer.

Stream the audio clip for “Two Fingers” below.

Dan Caplen teases new collaboration with Jonny Coffer, Wayne Hector, Jamie Scott

28 Sep

British singer/songwriter Dan Caplen has teased a new collaboration with Jamie Scott, Wayne Hector, and Jonny Coffer.

“Catching ideas yesterday with Jamie Scott x Wayne Hector x Jonny Coffer,” he posted to his Instagram on Wednesday (September 27, 2017).

Scott and Coffer have collectively written and produced songs for Rag’n’Bone Man (“Skin”), Ady Suleiman (“Wait for You”), Beach (“Bite My Tongue”) and Ella Henderson (“Paperback Love”).

Meanwhile, Hector’s recent songwriting credits include Taya’s “When You’re Sober,” Olly Murs’ “You Don’t Know Love,” Emeli Sande’s “Highs & Lows,” Little Mix’s “Nothing Else Matters,” Birdy’s “Hear You Calling,” Anne-Marie’s “Alarm,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “First Time,” and JONES’ “Til We Get There.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Ray BLK-featuring / Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – will arrive later this year via Atlantic Records UK.

Other musicians expected to appear on the still-untitled collection are Fred Cox, Amy Wadge, Two Inch Punch, Hannah Yadi, Frank Gamble, Jennifer Decilveo, Levi Lennox, Amish “ADP” Patel, Jamie Hartman, Fraser T. Smith, Grades, Dave Tozer, Bastian Langebaek, Fred Ball, MJ Cole, and Felix Joseph.

Stream the audio clip for “Blinded by the Lights” below.

Dan Caplen enlists Jennifer Decilveo for new collaboration

25 Sep

British singer/songwriter Daniel Sebastian Caplen, professionally known as Dan Caplen, has enlisted Jennifer Decilveo for a new collaboration.

According to ASCAP’s ACE Repertory, Decilveo previously co-wrote three tracks with Caplen in the shape of “Good Temptations,” “Hoops,” and “Say My Name.”

Her songwriting resume boasts additional works with Ryn Weaver (“Sail On”), Melanie Martinez (“Play Date”), Diana Gordon (“Bleeding Out”), Beth Ditto (“We Could Run”), Michelle Branch (“Temporary Feeling”), Andra Day (“Rise Up”), Rebecca Ferguson (“Without a Woman”) and Wens (“Bleed”).

Meanwhile, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Ray BLK-featuring / Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Fred Cox, Amy Wadge, Two Inch Punch, Hannah Yadi, Frank Gamble, Levi Lennox, Amish “ADP” Patel, Jamie Hartman, Fraser T. Smith, Grades, Dave Tozer, Bastian Langebaek, Fred Ball, MJ Cole, and Felix Joseph.

Stream the audio clip for “Blinded by the Lights” below.

Dan Caplen drafts Felix Joseph for new collaboration

21 Sep

Dan Caplen has drafted Felix Joseph for a new collaboration.

Joseph recently helmed the entirety of Elli Ingram’s debut album under Island Records, “Love You Really,” which features promotional singles “Stone Cold,” “Better Alone” and the Laura Dockrill-assisted “Table for Two.”

The British record producer, songwriter, photographer, and art director has also worked with the likes of Abi Ocia (“Konfyt”), Jorja Smith (“Beautiful Little Fools”), Aquilo (“Never Hurt Again”), Cosima (“Hymns for Him”), Kwabs (“Perfect Ruin”), Ray BLK (“50/50”), Professor Green (“Not Your Man”), Birdy (“Take My Heart”) and Kevin Garrett (“Pulling Me Under”).

Meanwhile, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Fred Cox (Maverick Sabre), Two Inch Punch (Rag’n’Bone Man), Levi Lennox (Zayn Malik), Jamie Hartman (Marlon Roudette), Fraser T. Smith (Craig David), Grades (Raleigh Ritchie), Dave Tozer (John Legend), Bastian Langebaek (Jack Garratt), Fred Ball (Prince Charlez) and MJ Cole (Sam Smith).

Stream Dan Caplen’s cover of Ray BLK’s “My Hood” below.

Dan Caplen reunites with Fred Cox for new collaboration

29 Aug

Dan Caplen has reunited with Fred Cox for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on the unreleased track “Creeping Around,” which was co-written with Amy Wadge.

Cox’s resume boasts further songwriting and production works with Joel Compass (“Back to Me”), Lion Babe (“Impossible”), Rosie Lowe (“So Human”), Chloe Leone (“Comfortably Me”), Kiah Victoria (“Treat Me”), Denai Moore (“Leave it Up to You”) and Rag’n’Bone Man (“Grace”).

Meanwhile, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Ray BLK-assisted / Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Two Inch Punch, Levi Lennox, Jamie Hartman, Max McElligott, Fraser T. Smith, GRADES, Dave Tozer, Bastian Langebaek, Fred Ball, and MJ Cole.

Fred Cox’s fans should also keep an eye on the next releases by Tanika, Dionne Bromfield, Raye, Kara Marni, Tori Kelly, Anne-Marie, Sam Smith, Janelle Monae, Conrad Sewell, Dakota, Kenzie May, Lily Moore, Becky Hill, Craig David, KStewart, Izzy Bizu, Ady Suleiman, Grace Carter, and VanJess.

Stream the audio clip for “Blinded by the Lights” below.

Dan Caplen hits the studio with Two Inch Punch

27 Aug

Dan Caplen has recorded new music with Two Inch Punch.

The British record producer and songwriter (born Benjamin Ross Ash) has recently helmed songs for Elijah Blake (“Black & Blue”), Kodaline (“Brother”), Rex Orange County (“Untitled”) and Rag’n’Bone Man (“Ego”).

Fans of Two Inch Punch’s works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Jessie Reyez, Sabrina Claudio, Alma, Era Istrefi, Janice Kavander, Amber Mark, Ella Eyre, Dakota, Sam Smith, Raye, Jessie Ware, Saya, JP Cooper, Antigoni Buxton, Grace Carter, Jacob Banks, L Devine, and Kamille.

Meanwhile, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Ray BLK-assisted / Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Fred Cox (Denai Moore), Amy Wadge (Ed Sheeran), Jamie Hartman (Kacy Hill), Fraser T. Smith (Craig David) and Dave Tozer (Emeli Sande).

Stream the audio clip for “Flat Champagne” below.

Mabel records new material with Dan Caplen, Jordan Riley

13 Jul

Photo Credit – Alex De Mora

British singer/songwriter Mabel has recorded new music with Dan Caplen and Jordan Riley. It is yet to be known, however, whether the session was intended for a future Caplen release or McVey’s upcoming debut album.

Caplen’s current promotional single “Flat Champagne,” which features guest vocals from Ray BLK, is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to “Flat Champagne,” Riley co-wrote and produced several songs that are slotted for inclusion on Caplen’s next project under Atlantic Records UK including “Got a lot to Learn,” “Hoops,” “Hymn for Life,” “Prove,” “Take Them Blows” and “We Ain’t Hiding Nothing.”

Mabel’s debut album, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Marlon Roudette (Liam Payne), RAYE (Charli XCX), Joel Compass (FKA twigs), MNEK (Dua Lipa), Negin Djafari (Anne-Marie), Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), GRADES (Jess Glynne), Levi Lennox (Sam Smith), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna) and Arnthor Birgisson (Leona Lewis).

Listen to the audio for “Flat Champagne” below.