Tag Archives: Def Jam Recordings

Arlissa teams up with Kiana Lede, M-22 for new single “Eyes Off You”

2 Nov

American-German singer/songwriter Arlissa Ruppert, known mononymously as Arlissa, has teamed up with Canadian recording artist Kiana Lede and songwriting/production duo M-22 for new single “Eyes Off You,” which is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

Produced by Frank Sanders and Matthew Humphry of M-22; the track appears on the original motion picture soundtrack “Charlie’s Angels,” which features additional guest appearances from Ariana Grande, Normani, Miley Cyrus, Lana Del Rey, Niki Minaj, Anitta, Kim Petras, Alma, and Kash Doll.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Arlissa’s upcoming debut album – featuring lead single “Running” (which was collectively produced by Matt Schwartz and Martin Terefe) – is expected to arrive in early 2020 via Def Jam Recordings.

The still-untitled project reportedly features contributions from Mighty Mike, Shungudzo, Oak Felder, Mayila Jones, Sebastian Kole, Fredro, Natt Dunn, Wrabel, Jesse Shatkin, Stint, Carmen Reece, Lostboy, Sidnie Tipton, Andre Harris, MoZella, Rykeyz, Senai Tedross, and Martin Sjolie.

Stream the audio clip for “Eyes Off You” below.

Teyana Taylor drafts Kehlani for new single “Morning”

1 Nov

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Teyana Taylor has drafted Kehlani for her new single “Morning,” which is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was collectively produced by Baruch “Mixx” Nembhard, Akintunde “Tune Da Rula” Akinwande, and Miguel “Louis Gold” Jiminez.

Meanwhile, Taylor’s upcoming project “The Album” – featuring previous single “How You Want It” (with King Combs) – is expected to arrive later this year via G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam Recordings.

Her last studio collection, 2018’s “K.T.S.E” (an initialism of Keep That Same Energy), peaked to number seventeen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Gonna Love Me,” “Issues/Hold On” and “WTP.”

Stream the audio clip for “Morning” below.

Arlissa releases new single “Running”

16 Aug

American-German singer/songwriter Arlissa Ruppert, known mononymously as Arlissa, has released her new single online.

“Running” – which was written by Arlissa alongside producers Martin Terefe and Matt Schwartz – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Arlissa’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous promotional single “Let This Go” (produced by Peter “Neros” Ibsen and co-written by Sam Fischer and Jamal “Digi” Chammas) – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Def Jam Recordings.

The still-untitled project reportedly features contributions from Mighty Mike, Shungudzo, Oak Felder, Mayila Jones, Sebastian Kole, Fredro, Natt Dunn, Wrabel, Jesse Shatkin, Stint, Carmen Reece, Lostboy, Sidnie Tipton, Andre Harris, MoZella, Rykeyz, Senai Tedross, and Martin Sjolie.

Stream the audio clip for “Running” below.

Arlissa reveals artwork for new single “Running”

12 Aug

Arlissa has revealed the artwork for her new single online.

“Guys, I’ve had the craziest journey with music since I was 14 writing my first songs. I’ve had so so so so many obstacles and people try to get in the way but here we are! Running is out Friday 16th! Thanks for being on this journey with me and believing in me! I love you all,” the American-German singer/songwriter posted to Instagram on Sunday (August 11, 2019).

As per BMI Repertoire, “Running” was written by Arlissa alongside Martin Terefe (Shawn Mendez, Aloe Blacc) and Matt Schwartz (Cheryl, Kylie Minogue).

Arlissa’s upcoming debut album – featuring current promotional single “Let This Go” – is expected to arrive later this year via Def Jam Recordings.

The still-untitled project reportedly features contributions from Mighty Mike, Shungudzo, Oak Felder, Mayila Jones, Sebastian Kole, Fredro, Natt Dunn, Sam Fischer, Wrabel, Jesse Shatkin, Stint, Carmen Reece, Lostboy, Sidnie Tipton, Andre Harris, MoZella, Rykeyz, Senai Tedross, and Martin Sjolie.

Stream the audio clip for “Let This Go” below.

 

Teyana Taylor returns with new single “How You Want It?”

2 Aug

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Teyana Taylor has released her new single online.

“How You Want It?” – featuring King Combs – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track – which samples Mase’s 1998 hit single “Tell Me What You Want” (featuring Total) – was collectively produced by Bryan “BoogzDaBeast” Attmore (Nas, John Legend), Christian “Hitmaka” Ward (Tinashe, Pia Mia) and Carl “Cardiak” McCormick (Drake, Trey Songz).

Taylor’s latest studio collection, 2018’s “K.T.S.E” (an initialism of Keep That Same Energy), peaked to number seventeen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Gonna Love Me,” “Issues/Hold On” and “WTP.”

Stream the audio clip for “How You Want It?” below.

 

Teyana Taylor premieres “Issues / Hold On” music video

17 Mar

Teyana Taylor has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Issues / Hold On” – featuring appearances from A$AP Rocky, A$AP Ferg, Tyler The Creator, and models Kristen Crawley and Lori Harvey – was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Friday (March 15, 2019).

The track was co-written by Denisia “Blu June” Andrews and Brittany “Chi” Coney of Nova Wav, who are also responsible for  Kelly Rowland’s “Kelly,” Monica’s “Commitment,” The Carters’ “LoveHappy,” Kehlani’s “Crzy,” Britney Spears’s “Hard to Forget Ya,” and Tinashe’s “Ooh La La.”

Production duties on “Issues/Hold On” were collectively handled by Kanye West (Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson), Mike Dean (Madonna, The Weeknd), Plain Pat (Dido, Kid Kudi) and Boogz Da Beast (Nas, John Legend).

Taylor’s latest studio collection K.T.S.E. (an initialism of Keep That Same Energy) – featuring previous singles “WTP” and “Gonna Love Me” – is now available via GOOD Music / Def Jam Recordings.

Watch the music video for “Issues / Hold On” below.

Arlissa hits the studio with Fredro for new collaboration

15 Mar

American-German singer/songwriter Arlissa Ruppert, known mononymously as Arlissa, has teamed up with Fredro for a new collaboration.

The Swedish record producer and songwriter (born Fredrik Odesjo) has recently helmed the entirety of Ehlia Luna’s EP “Black Girl Music,” which is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Fredro’s extensive resume boasts further works with Christina Milian (“When You Look at Me”), Mya (“Fabulous Life”), Vitamin C (“Busted”), Sugababes (“Supernatural”), Cheri Dennis (“Ooh Ooh”), Shontelle (“Ghetto Lullabye”), Jessica Mauboy (“Can Anybody Tell Me”) and Melodi Brown (“Skin”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Arlissa’s upcoming project – featuring current promotional single “Let This Go” – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Def Jam Recordings.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers alliances with Malay, Jesse Shatkin, Anita Blay, RyKeyz, Geoffrey Warburton, Sinai Tedross, Martin Sjolie, Andre Harris, MoZella, Jonny Hockings, Lostboy, Sidnie Tipton, Martin Terefe, T-Collar, Pip Kembo, Stint, Kameron Grae, Wrabel, and Jeff Kleinman.

Stream the acoustic version of “Let This Go” below.