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Alina Baraz unleashes debut album “It Was Divine”

24 Apr

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Alina Baraz has unleashed her debut album online.

“It Was Divine” – featuring singles “To Me,” “Trust,” “Morocco,” “Endlessly,” “More Than Enough” and “Off the Grid” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The album also yields productions and songwriting contributions from Spencer Stewart, Al Shux, Roget Chahayed, Hayley Gene Penner, Dante Jones, Shea Taylor, Jeff Gitty, Mary Weitz, Trey Campbell, Yonatan “xSDTRK” Ayal, Robin Hannibal, Kaydence, Dernst “D’Mile” Emile, and Troy “R8dio” Johnson.

Stream “It Was Divine” below.

Alina Baraz reveals tracklist for debut album “It Was Divine”

16 Apr
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Photo Credit: Dana Trippe

Alina Baraz has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming debut album, “It Was Divine,” which will arrive on 05 May 2020 via Mom+Pop.

Current promotional single “Endlessly” – which was written by Baraz alongside Hayley Gene Penner, Spencer Stewart and DJDS (aka Jerome Potter and Sam Griesemer) – is now available via all other digital streaming outlets.

“It Was Divine” reportedly features additional contributions from D’Mile, Kaydence, Al Shux, Roget Chahayed, Shea Taylor, Grades, Stint, Elof Loelv, SG Lewis, Oak Felder, Mayila Jones, Jeff Gitty, Skylar Grey, Jason Evigan, Michael Pollack, R8DIO, Trey Campbell, Akil King, and The Stereotypes.

See the tracklisting for “It Was Divine” below.

(1) My Whole Life / (2) Morocco / (3) Frank / (4) Endlessly / (5) Gimme the Wheel / (6) Off the Grid / (7) Night and Morning / (8) More Than Enough / (9) To Me / (10) Memo Blue / (11) Who Got Me / (12) Say You Know / (13) Take It Home / (14) Be Good / (15) Until I Met You / (16) The Beginning

Tiana Major9 announces details for new single “Think About You”

15 Apr

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Tiana Major9 has announced the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “Think About You” (Notion Mix) as her next promotional cut and will release it on 17 April 2020 via iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Think About You” were collectively handled by Benny Cassette (Keri Hilson, Elle Varner) and WavsDntDie (Kara Marni, Wretch 32).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tiana’s upcoming debut project under Motown Records is expected to arrive later this year.

The still-untitled project reportedly features additional productions from Prgrshn, D’Mile, Jeff Gitty, Bizness Boi, P2J, Ari PenSmith, Felix Joseph, and Aston Rudi.

Tiana’s previous single “Collide” – which was co-written by Stacy Barthe, Sonyae Elise, Kaveh Rastegar, Akil King, and Benny Cassette – was featured on the original motion picture soundtrack, “Queen & Slim.”

Watch an exclusive live performance of “Think About You” below.

India Shawn announces details for new single “Cali Love”

9 Apr

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India Shawn has announced the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Cali Love” as her next promotional cut and will release it on April 10th via iTunes, Apple Music, Google Play, Spotify, Amazon Music, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by regular collaborators Britten Newbill (India Arie, John Legend) and Dernst “D’Mile” Emile (Victoria Monet, Diana Gordon).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Shawn has signed a new record deal with Epic Records and will release her upcoming project later this year.

On the songwriting front, Shawn recently co-wrote Black Coffee and Usher’s 2019 single “La La La” alongside Lucky Daye and Norwegian production duo Stargate (aka Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen).

Shawn’s other songwriting resume boasts additional works with Diddy & Dirty Money (“Your Love”), Monica (“Without You”), Chris Brown (“Trumpet Lights”), Keri Hilson (“Way You Love Me”), Lloyd (“King of Hearts”), Akon (“Take It Down Low”), El Debarge (“Heaven”) and Justine Skye (“Build”).

Stream the audio clip for “Floating Away” below.

Snoh Aalegra teams up with The Neptunes for new collaboration

19 Dec

Snoh Aalegra has teamed up with The Neptunes for a new collaboration.

Composed of Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, The Neptunes recently helmed nine songs on Justin Timberlake’s last album “Man of the Woods” including “Midnight Summer Jam,” “Higher, Higher,” “Wave,” “Supplies,” “Flannel,” “Montana,” “Breeze of the Pond” and “Livin’ Off the Land.”

The songwriting and production duo are also responsible for Kelis’ “Caught Out There,” Britney Spears’ “I’m a Slave 4 U,” Usher’s “U Don’t Have to Call,” Beyonce’s “Work it Out,” Toni Braxton’s “Hit the Freeway,” Mariah Carey’s “Say Something,” and Gwen Stefani’s “Hollaback Girl.”

Meanwhile, Aalegra’s most recent single “Whoa” – which was co-written and produced by Dernst “D’Mile” Emile – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Her debut album “Ugh, Those Feels Again” features additional contributions from NO ID, Harold Lilly, Marcus James, Jonah Christian, Matthew Burnett, Riley Bell, Johan Lenox, Maneesh, Joel Compass, Doctor O, Nes, Rob Holladay, Cam O’bi, Dee Lilly, Luke James, and Steve Wyreman of Cocaine 80s.

Watch the music video for “Whoa” below.

 

Snoh Aalegra premieres music video for new single “Whoa”

13 Dec

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Snoh Aalegra has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Whoa” was posted to the Swedish singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Friday (13 December 2020).

Production duties on “Whoa” were handled by D’Mile, whose other credits include The Carters’ “Boss,” LeToya Luckett’s “I’m Ready,” Usher’s “Mind of a Man,” H.E.R.’s “Could’ve Been,” Lucky Daye’s “Buying Time,” Victoria Monet’s “Ass Like That,” and Mary J. Blige’s “In the Morning.”

Aalegra’s debut studio album “Ugh, Those Feels Again” – featuring previous singles “I Want You Around,” “Find Someone Like You” and “Situationship” – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The album boasts additional productions and songwriting contributions from NO ID, Harold Lilly, Marcus James, Jonah Christian, Matthew Burnett, Riley Bell, Johan Lenox, Maneesh, Joel Compass, Doctor O, Nes, Rob Holladay, Cam O’bi, Dee Lilly, Luke James, and Steve Wyreman of Cocaine 80s.

Watch the music video for “Whoa” below.

Snoh Aalegra liberates debut album “- Ugh, Those Feels Again”

16 Aug

Snoh Aalegra has liberated her debut album online.

“- Ugh, Those Feels Again” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Current promotional single “Situationship” was produced by P2J (Beyonce, Chris Brown) and written by Aalegra alongside Ari PenSmith (Mullally, Sinead Harnett) and Nathaniel J. Warner (Mahalia, Wretch 32).

Other musicians backing Aalegra on “- Ugh, Those Feels Again” are NO ID, Harold Lilly, Marcus James, D’Mile, Jonah Christian, Matthew Burnett, Riley Bell, Johan Lenox, Maneesh, Joel Compass, Doctor O, Nes, Rob Holladay, Cam O’bi, Dee Lilly, Luke James, and Steve Wyreman of Cocaine 80s.

Stream ” – Ugh, Those Feels Again” below.

 

Snoh Aalegra reveals tracklisting for debut album “Ugh, Those Feelings Again”

4 Aug

Swedish singer/songwriter Snoh Aalegra has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming debut album, “Ugh, Those Feelings Again,” which will arrive on August 16 via Artium Recordings.

Current promotional single “Situationship” – which was produced by P2J and written by Aalegra alongside Ari PenSmith and Nathaniel J. Warner – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further contributions from NO ID, Harold Lilly, Marcus James, D’Mile, Jonah Christian, Matthew Burnett, Riley Bell, Johan Lenox, Maneesh, Joel Compass, Doctor O, Nes, Rob Holladay, Cam O’bi, Dee Lilly, Luke James, and Steve Wyreman of Cocaine 80s.

See the tracklisting for “Ugh, Those Feelings Again” below.

(1) Here Now (Intro) / (2) I Want You Around / (3) Situationship / (4) Whoa / (5) Find Someone Like You / (6) Toronto / (7) Love Like That / (8) Be Careful / (9) Chareville 9200, Pt. II / (10) You / (11) Njoy / (12) Nothing To Me / (13) I Didn’t Mean To Fall In Love / (14) Peace

 

Eric Hudson teases new collaboration with H.E.R.

20 Jul

Eric Hudson has teased a new collaboration with H.E.R.

“Me and @hermusicofficial made a classic tonight! I brought my bass with me …#backtowork #shesagenius #classicsonly,” the American record producer and songwriter posted to Instagram on Friday (July 19, 2019).

Hudson’s resume boasts works with Mariah Carey (“Infinity”), John Legend (“We Just Don’t Care”), Omarion (“Entourage”), Whitney Houston (“Worth It”), Trey Songz (“Without a Woman”), Brandy (“Bring it Back”), Justin Timberlake (“Morning Light”), Mary J. Blige (“Why”) and August Alsina (“Benediction”).

Meanwhile, H.E.R.’s upcoming project – featuring current promotional single “Racks” (which was co-written by fellow recording artist Tiara Thomas and collectively produced by Jeff Gitty, Ronald “Flippa” Colson and Ali P) – is expected to arrive later this year via RCA Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from Andre Harris, Prgrshn, LunchMoney Lewis, MNEK, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Priscilla Renea, Stint, Hue Strother, D’Mile, Varren Wade, Ambre, Trey Campbell, Bryan Michael Cox, Stacy Barthe, Neff-U, Supa Dups, and The Stereotypes.

H.E.R. also provided guest vocals on the track “I Don’t Want Your Money,” taken from the Ed Sheeran’s latest studio collection, “No. 6 Collaborations Project,” which is out now via Atlantic Records. The track was written by Sheeran alongside Joe Reeves, Fred Gibson, and Paul “Nineteen85” Jefferies.

Stream the audio clip for “I Don’t Want Your Money” below.

 

Lauren Jauregui drafts Ollie Green for new collaboration

18 Jul

Lauren Jauregui has enlisted Ollie Green for a new collaboration.

The British record producer and songwriter previously worked with artists including Jones (“Indulge”), Gavin James (“Always”), Freya Ridings (“Lost Without You”), Alex Newell (“Devilish”), Hamzaa (“London”), Jamie Lawson (“The Answer”) and Frances (“Love Me Again”).

Meanwhile, Jauregui’s upcoming debut album – featuring singles “Expectations” (produced by Kid Harpoon) and “More Than That” (co-written by Prince Charlez and Hue Strother and collectively produced by Charlie Handsome and Murda Beatz) – is expected to arrive later this year via Columbia Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly yields additional alliances with Alexandra “Shungudzo” Govere, D’Mile, Ed Drewett, Fred Ball, Nija Charles, Kurtis “K9” McKenzie, Tre Jean-Marie, Dayo Olatunji, Oak Felder, Rob Knox, Tushar Apte, Mayila Jones, DannyBoyStyles, Rami Yacoub, and The Rascals.

Stream the audio clip for “More Than That” below.