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Ruth-Anne Cunningham hints at new collaboration with Stanaj, Diane Warren

19 Jan

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Irish singer-songwriter Ruth-Anne Cunningham, who also goes by the name of Rooty, has hinted at a new collaboration with fellow recording artist Stanaj and legendary songwriter Diane Warren.

“Very special day today with Diane Warren. Can’t wait for y’all to hear. And so great to hang with Stanaj, who is smashing it right now,” Cunningham posted to her Instagram account (@iamrootymusic).

Cunningham recently provided guest vocals on the track “Pray,” taken from the upcoming original motion picture soundtrack, “Fifty Shades Darker.”

As a songwriter, she has worked with Alex & Sierra (“Little Do You Know”), Jojo (“Too Little, Too Late”), Katherine McPhee (“Over It”), Leona Lewis (“Perfection”), Thirdstory (“G Train”), One Direction (“No Control”), Pixie Lott (“Turn it Up”), and Zac Samuel & Moon Willis (“Never Letting Go”).

Meanwhile, Stanaj is expected to release his first studio collection later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers contributions from Fraser T. Smith, Ross Golan, Stephan Moccio, Carmen Reece, Eric Hudson, Taylor Parks, Ido Zmishlany, Jacob Luttrell, Cass Lowe, Evan Bogart, Mick Schultz, Chloe Angelides, Tommy Brown, Helen Culver, and Scott Harris.

Stanaj’s debut mini-collection “The Preview” – featuring collaborations with Fredro, Sebastian Kole, Chelcee Grimes, Michael Angelo, Andy Hollander, Dana Parish, Hazebanga, Justin Tranter, and Mattman & Robin – is out now via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Watch the music video for “Ain’t Love Strange” below.

Kiesza teams up with Stuart Price for new single “Dearly Beloved”

2 Jan

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Kiesza has scheduled the release date for her new single.

The Canadian singer-songwriter – real name Kiesa Rae Ellestad – will release “Dearly Beloved” on January 6 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

“Dearly Beloved” was co-written and produced by Stuart Price, whose other credits include “Hung Up” (Madonna), “Singing Low” (The Fray), “Lion” (Kacy Hill), “Superheated” (New Order) and “Surrender” (Hurts).

Kiesza’s upcoming sophomore album reportedly delivers further contributions from Jenna Andrews, Diane Warren, Stargate, Axident, Jonas Jeberg, Kid Harpoon, Jonny Coffer, and Brandon “Donut” Bell.

Her first studio collection, 2014’s “Sound of a Woman,” topped the US Dance / Electronic Albums Chart and delivered singles including “Hideaway,” “Giant in My Heart” and “No Enemiesz.”

Watch the music video for “Giant in My Heart” below.

LeAnn Rimes releases new album “Remnants”

28 Oct

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LeAnn Rimes has released her new album online.

“Remnants” – featuring “The Story,” “How to Kiss a Boy” and “I Couldn’t Do That to Me” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The project features productions and songwriting contributions from Toby Gad (Beyoncé, Craig David), Lindy Robbins (Brandy, Jason Derulo), Mark Batson (Nas, Alicia Keys), Diane Warren (Aaliyah, Lady GaGa), Paul Barry (Enrique Iglesias, James Bay) and Francis “Eg” White (Adele, Sam Smith).

Rimes’s last studio collection, 2013’s “Spitfire,” debuted at number nine on the US Billboard Top Country Albums Chart and spawned singles including “What Have I Done,” “Borrowed” and “Gasoline and Matches.”

Stream “Remnants” below.

Celine Dion reunites with Diane Warren

6 Oct

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Celine Dion has recorded new music with Diane Warren.

The pair previously teamed up on three tracks – “Because You Loved Me,” “Unfinished Songs” and “Love Can Move Mountains.”

Warren’s extensive resume boasts further works with Toni Braxton (“Unbreak My Heart”), Whitney Houston (“I Learned from the Best”), Christina Aguilera (“I Turn to You”) and Lady Gaga (“Til it Happens to You”).

The Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer also contributed to the next projects by Zendaya, Conrad Sewell, Lea Michele, Max George, Kiesza, Olly Murs, Abby Smith, Mariah Carey, and LeAnn Rimes.

Meanwhile, Dion’s upcoming English studio collection – featuring the Pink-assisted single “Recovering” – is expected to arrive next year via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Loved Me Back to Life,” which debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned contributions from Babyface (“Always Be Your Girl”), Ne-Yo (“Thank You”) and Francis “Eg” White (“Didn’t Know Love”).

Listen to the audio clip for “Recovering” below.

Olly Murs confirms details for new album “24 HRS”

2 Sep

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Olly Murs has confirmed the details for his upcoming fifth album.

The British singer-songwriter christened his next studio collection “24 HRS” and will release it on November 11 via Syco Music and Epic Records.

Lead single “You Don’t Know Love” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Camille Purcell (Little Mix, Fleur East), Wayne Hector (Craig David, Jess Glynne) and Steve Robson (James Blunt, Ella Henderson).

The follow-up to 2014’s “Never Been Better” reportedly delivers productions from TMS, MNEK, Cutfather, Daniel Davidsen, Eg White, Red Triangle, Johnny McDaid, Steve Mac, Fraser T. Smith, Steve Boooker, and Banx & Ranx.

On the songwriting front, Murs has teamed up with Ed Drewett, Daylight, Jin Jin, Claude Kelly, Bonnie McKee, Wrabel, Ina Wroldsen, Jamie Scott, Clarence Coffee, Diane Warren, Samuel Preston, Chelcee Grimes, and JHart.

Watch the music video for “You Don’t Know Love” below.

LeAnn Rimes confirms details for new album “Remnants”

10 Aug

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LeAnn Rimes has confirmed the details for her upcoming album.

The singer-songwriter christened her twelfth studio collection “Remnants” and will release it in October via RCA Label Group UK.

Lead single “The Story” – now available for download via iTunes – was produced by Rimes along with Darrell Brown and Mark Batson.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers additional alliances with Toby Gad (Beyonce), Diane Warren (Mary J. Blige), Jake Gosling (Ed Sheeran), Chris Leonard (Shania Twain), and Taylor Parks (Alicia Keys).

Rimes’ last studio collection, 2013’s “Spitfire,” debuted at number nine on the US Billboard Top Country Albums Chart and spawned singles including “What Have I Done,” “Borrowed” and “Gasoline and Matches.”

Watch the visual clip for “The Story” below.

Olly Murs premieres “You Don’t Know Love” music video

15 Jul

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Olly Murs has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the Charles Mehling-directed clip for “You Don’t Know Love” to his Vevo channel on Thursday (July 14, 2016).

“You Don’t Know Love” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Camille Purcell (Little Mix, Fleur East), Wayne Hector (Fleur East, Craig David) and Steve Robson (James Blunt, Leona Lewis).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Murs is expected to release his fifth studio collection and follow-up to 2014’s “Never Been Better” later this year through Simon Cowell’s Sony imprint Syco Music and Epic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Diane Warren, Ed Drewett, JHart, Bonnie McKee, Jamie Scott, Ina Wroldsen, Samuel Preston, Claude Kelly, and Jin Jin.

On the production front, Murs has teamed up with TMS, Fraser T. Smith, Steve Mac, Red Triangle, Cutfather, Daniel Davidsen, Francis “Eg” White, Daylight, MNEK, and Banx & Ranx.

Watch the music video for “You Don’t Know Love” below.