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Jennifer Hudson premieres “I Still Love You” music video

4 Jun


Jennifer Hudson has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The American songbird posted the visual clip for “I Still Love You” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (June 04, 2015).

“I Still Love You” was co-written by Andrea Martin (Leona Lewis, Jordin Sparks) and David “Switch” Taylor (Chris Brown, Sevyn Streeter).

Production duties on “I Still Love You” were handled by Kye “Foamo” Gibbon and Matthew “RackNRuin” Robson-Scott of Gorgon City, who also teamed with Hudson on the Kiesza-assisted hit single “Go All Night.”

Hudson’s latest album “JHUD” – featuring previous promotional cuts “It’s Your World,” “Walk It Out” and “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel)” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with RCA Records.

Furthermore, that collection boasts additional productions from Pharrell Williams (Kelly Rowland, Alicia Keys), Timbaland (Justin Timberlake, Nelly Furtado) and Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis (Whitney Houston, Mary J, Blige).

Watch the music video for “I Still Love You” below.

Jennifer Hudson unveils new album “JHUD” credits

19 Sep

Jennifer Hudson - JHUD

Jennifer Hudson has revealed the credits for her upcoming third album.

The R&B singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “JHUD” on September 23 via iTunes in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Current single “Dangerous” was written by Vanessa Kalala, Zale Epstein and Daniel Daley, Paul “Nineteen85” Jefferies and Stephen Kozmeniuk.

Album producers include Pharrell Williams (Ciara, Britney Spears), Timbaland (Aaliyah, Chris Brown), J-Roc (Beyonce, Justin Timberlake), Jerry Duplessis (Tank, K. Michelle) and Gorgon City (MNEK, Jess Glynne).

On the songwriting front, Hudson has teamed up with Andrea Martin (Fantasia, Leona Lewis), Lyrica Anderson (Tinashe, Christina Milian), Jim Beanz (Demi Lovato, Craig David) and David “Switch” Taylor (Beyonce, Rita Ora).

Peep the songwriting and production credits for “JHUD” below.

Written By: (Vanessa Kalala / Zale Epstein / Daniel Daley / Paul Jefferies / Stephen Kozmeniuk).
Produced By: (Nineteen85 / Stephen Kozmeniuk).

“It’s Your World” (featuring R. Kelly)
Written By: (Robert Kelly / Terry Hunter).
Produced By: (Terry Hunter).

“He Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere” (featuring Iggy Azalea).
Written By: (Pharrell Williams / Amethyst Kelly).
Produced By: (Pharrell Williams).

“Walk it Out” (featuring Timbaland)
Written By: (Jennifer Hudson / Lyrica Anderson / Jacob Luttrell / Chris Godbey / Mike Tompkins / James Washington / Jerome Harmon / Timothy Mosley).
Produced By: (Timbaland / J-Roc).

“I Can’t Describe” (featuring T.I.)
Written By: (Pharrell Williams / Clifford Harris).
Produced By: (Pharrell Williams).

“I Still Love You” (featuring Gorgon City)
Written By: (Andrea Martin / David Taylor / Kye Gibbon / Matthew Robson-Scott).
Produced By: (Gorgon City).

“Just That Type of Girl”
Written By: (Pharrell Williams).
Produced By: (Pharrell Williams).

“Bring Back the Music”
Written By: (Kourtney Pollard / Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Arden “Keyz” Altino).
Produced By: (Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Mali Music).

“Say It”
Written By: (Kourtney Pollard / Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Arden “Keyz” Altino).
Produced By: (Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Mali Music).

Written By: (Jennifer Hudson / Kourtney Pollard).
Produced By: (Mali Music).

Rita Ora confirms new single ‘I Will Never Let You Down’

30 Jan

Rita Ora

Rita Ora has confirmed the title for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “I Will Never Let You Down” as the lead single from her upcoming sophomore album.

The still-untitled project – which serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “ORA,” is expected to be released later this year via Roc Nation / Columbia Records.

“Let You Down” was produced by Calvin Harris, whose credits include “We Found Love” by Rihanna [Island Records], “Too Much” by Kylie Minogue [Parlophone Records] and “Call My Name” by Cheryl Cole [Polydor Records].

For the highly-anticipated new LP, the “Shine Ya Light” star also enlisted David “Switch” Taylor (Beyonce, Alex Clare ), Priscilla Renea Hamilton (Melanie Fiona, Demi Lovato) and Thomas “Diplo” Pentz (Usher, Katy Perry).

Watch the music video for previous single “R.I.P.” below. The Stargate / Chase & Status-produced track debuted at number one on the UK Singles Charts.

Rita Ora works with DJ Fresh for sophomore album

13 Aug

Rita Ora has reunited with DJ Fresh for her upcoming sophomore album, out soon via Sony Music Entertainment / Roc Nation / Columbia Records.

The pair previously teamed up on hit single “Hot Right Now,” which debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart.

The hitmaker – real name Daniel Stein – is also known for collaborating with the likes of RaVaughn [Columbia Records], Liam Bailey [Polydor Records], The Saturdays [Fascination Records] and Ellie Goulding [Interscope Records].

Meanwhile, the new collection by Rita Ora serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “ORA,” which delivered four hit singles in the shape of “R.I.P. (featuring Tinie Tempah),” “How We Do (Party),” “Shine Ya Light” and “Radioactive.”

In addition to DJ Fresh, the still-untitled LP will boast collaborations from Thomas “Diplo” Pentz (Katy Perry, Beyonce Knowles), Priscilla Renea Hamilton (Mary J. Blige, Kelly Rowland), Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Alexandra Burke, Eva Simons) and David “Switch” Taylor (Christina Aguilera, Brandy Norwood).

Rita Ora debuts music video for ‘Facemelt’

30 Apr

Rita Ora has debuted the music video for “Facemelt.”

The track is included on the British singer/songwriter’s debut album, “ORA,” out now via Sony Music Entertainment / Roc Nation / Columbia Records.

“Facemelt” was co-written by James Fauntleroy, whose recent credits include “Suit & Tie” by Justin Timberlake featuring Jay-Z [RCA Records] and “Get it Over With” by Rihanna [SRP / Island Def Jam Recordings].

Production duties were handled by David “Switch” Taylor, who is also responsible for “Slower” by Brandy [RCA Records], “Sugar” by Kerli [Island Def Jam Recordings] and “Pirate in the Water” by Santigold [Atlantic Records].

[Watch] Rita Ora – Facemelt