Tag Archives: Diane Warren

Izzy Bizu releases new single “Faded”

14 May

British singer/songwriter Isobel Beardshaw (known professionally as Izzy Bizu) has released her new single online.

“Faded” – which was collectively produced by Alex Smith and Matt Furmidge – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Bizu’s upcoming sophomore studio collection is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment UK Limited.

The follow-up to 2016’s “A Moment of Madness” reportedly features additional contributions from Diane Warren, Ian Barter, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Plested, Kane “KIN” Parfitt, Fiona Bevan, Troy Miller, Kelli Leigh, Daniel Green, Laconic, Fred Cox, Zak Abel, and Dom McCallister.

Stream the audio clip for “Faded” below.

Yebba Smith unleashes new single “Distance”

10 May

American singer/songwriter Yebba Smith, known mononymously as Yebba, has unleashed her new single online.

“Distance” – which was written by Yebba alongside fellow recording artists Alana “The Last Artful Dodger” Chenevert and James Francies – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Distance” were collectively handled by Yebba alongside regular collaborator Mark Ronson, whose other credits include Amy Winehouse’s “Rehab,” Nikka Costa’s “Like a Feather,” Estelle’s “Magnificent,” Christina Aguilera’s “Slow Down Baby,” and Adele’s “Cold Shoulder.”

Yebba’s upcoming debut album – which reportedly featured additional productions and songwriting contributions from James Poyser, Diane Warren, Kurtis McKenzie, and Jonah Christian – is expected to arrive later this year.

Stream the audio clip for “Distance” below.

Jojo reveals tracklisting for new album “Good to Know”

13 Mar

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American singer/songwriter Joanna Levesque (known mononymously as Jojo) has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming fourth album, “Good to Know,” which will arrive on 01 May 2020 via Warner Records.

Current promotional single “Man” – which was written by Jojo alongside Lauren LaRue, Evon “Fade Majah” Barnes and Rodrick “BeatGodz” Doss Jr. – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love” reportedly features additional songwriting contributions from Diane Warren, Andrew Jackson, Nat Dunn, Max Wolfgang, Stacy Barthe, Lil Eddie, Isabella Kearney-Nurse, and Sebastian Kole.

On the production front, Jojo has worked with Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox, AC Burrell, Malay, Jamie Hartman, Oak Felder, Lido, Noise Club, and Stint.

See the tracklisting for “Good to Know” below.

(1) So Bad / (2) Pedialyte / (3) Gold / (4) Man / (5) Small Things / (6) Lonely Hearts / (7) Think About You / (8) Comeback / (9) Don’t Talk Me Down

Paloma Faith teams up with Jonas Blue for new single “Mistakes”

28 Feb

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Paloma Faith has teamed up with Jonas Blue for his new single “Mistakes,” which is now available via is iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Released under A Positiva / Virgin EMI Records, “Mistakes” was co-written by Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike and James “Boy Matthews” Norton and collectively produced by Jonas Blue and Aaron Zuckerman.

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As mentioned in earlier posts, Faith is expected to release her fifth studio album later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records Label UK.

The follow-up to 2017’s “The Architect” reportedly boasts songwriting contributions from Diane Warren, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Clarence Coffee Jr, Andrew “BullySongs” Bullimore, Cleo Tighe, and Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett.

On the production front, Faith has worked with Grades, Fred Ball, Starsmith, Dave Okumu, George Moore, Stephan Moccio, Detonate, Tre Jean-Marie, AC Burrell, Digital Farm Animals, Patrick Wimberley, Fred Ball, and Mojam.

Stream the audio clip for “Mistakes” below.

Jojo confirms details for new album “Good to Know”

21 Feb

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Jojo has confirmed the details for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her fourth studio collection “Good to Know” and will release it in Spring 2020 via Warner Records.

Current promotional single “Sabotage” – which co-written by fellow recording artist Merna Bishouty alongside Dan Wilson, Sir Dylan, and Doc McKinney – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love” reportedly features additional contributions from Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox, Nat Dunn, AC Burrell, Diane Warren, Malay, Stacy Barthe, Jamie Hartman, Diana Gordon, Sebastian Kole, Isabella Kearney-Nurse, Oak Felder, Lowell, Max Wolfgang, Lil Eddie, and Stint.

In related news, Louise Redknapp’s latest album “Heavy Love” features a song entitled “Wonder Woman,” which Jojo wrote alongside Nikki Flores and Josh Munroe. The album peaked to number eleven on the UK Albums Chart.

Watch the music video for “Sabotage” below.

Jojo premieres music video for new single “Sabotage”

5 Dec

Jojo has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Sabotage” was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Wednesday (04 December 2019).

The Chika-featuring track was co-written by fellow recording artist Merna Bishouty alongside Dan Wilson (Halsey, John Legend), Doc McKinney (Drake, Mary J. Blige) and Sir Dylan (Solange, The Weeknd).

Jojo’s forthcoming album – featuring previous single “Joanna” (which was co-written by Rebekah “Rose Gold” Muhammad, Natalie Dunn and Jeffrey “Jeff Gitty” Gitelman) – is expected to arrive early next year via Warner Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love” reportedly features additional contributions from Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox, Diane Warren, Malay, Stacy Barthe, Jamie Hartman, Diana Gordon, Sebastian Kole, Isabella Kearney-Nurse, Oak Felder, Lowell, Max Wolfgang, and Stint.

Watch the music video for “Sabotage” below.

 

Paloma Faith enlists Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Fred Ball for new collaboration

19 Nov

British singer/songwriter Paloma Faith has enlisted Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett and Fred Ball for a new collaboration.

The songwriting and production duo recently helmed Raye’s last single “Love Me Again,” which peaked to number fifty-five on the UK Singles Chart.

Jin Jin’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Craig David (“Do You Miss Me Much”), Sigala (“We Got Love”), Jess Glynne (“All I Am”), Jax Jones (“You Don’t Know Me”), Yebba Smith (“Evergreen”), Little Mix (“Grown”), Rita Ora (“Proud”), Don Diablo (“Brave”) and Jonas Blue (“Alien”).

Meanwhile, Fred Ball’s production credits include Toni Braxton’s “Please,” Mariah Carey’s “One Mo ‘Gen,” Harloe’s “Rivers Run Dry,” Justine Skye’s “Heaven,” Maeta’s “Babygirl,” Zara Larsson’s “One Mississippi,” Roses Gabor’s “Turkish Delight,” and Jessie Ware’s “Slow Me Down.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Faith is currently working on her upcoming fifth studio album under Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The follow-up to 2017’s “The Architect” reportedly features additional contributions from Diane Warren, AC Burrell, Grades, Dave Okumu, Mnek, Tre Jean-Marie, Starsmith, Cleo Tighe, Stephan Moccio, Clarence Coffee Jr., RuthAnne, George Moore, BullySongs, Detonate, and Patrick Wemberley.

Watch the music video for “Lullaby” below.

 

Jojo confirms details for new single “Sabotage”

24 Oct

Jojo has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter (born Joanna Levesque) has christened “Sabotage” as the first official single from her upcoming fourth album and will release it on October 25 via all digital streaming outlets.

The Chika-featuring track was co-written by fellow recording artist Merna Bishouty alongside Dan Wilson (Halsey, John Legend), Doc McKinney (Drake, Mary J. Blige) and Sir Dylan (Solange, The Weeknd).

Jojo’s forthcoming album – featuring previous single “Joanna” (which was co-written by Rebekah “Rose Gold” Muhammad, Natalie Dunn and Jeffrey “Jeff Gitty” Gitelman) – is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love” reportedly features additional contributions from Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox, Diane Warren, Malay, Stacy Barthe, Jamie Hartman, Diana Gordon, Sebastian Kole, Isabella Kearney-Nurse, Oak Felder, Lowell, Max Wolfgang, and Stint.

Stream the audio clip for “Joanna” below.

 

Jojo returns with new single “Joanna”

11 Oct

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American singer/songwriter Joanna Levesque, known professionally as Jojo, has unleashed her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Rebekah “Rose Gold” Muhammad (Faith Evans, Nipsey Hussle), Natalie Dunn (Mali-Koa, Ella Henderson) and Jeffrey “Jeff Gitty” Gitelman (Brandy, Lianne La Havas).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Jojo is currently working on her upcoming project under Warner Music Group / Warner Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love” reportedly features additional contributions from Diane Warren, Malay, Stacy Barthe, Doc McKinney, Diana Gordon, Jamie Hartman, Isabella Kearney-Nurse, Sebastian Kole, Oak Felder, Lowell, Max Wolfgang, Stint, Jermaine Dupri, and Bryan Michael Cox.

Stream the audio clip for “Joanna” below.

Diane Warren teases new collaboration with Jojo

10 Oct

Diane Warren has teased a new collaboration with Jojo.

“Reunited with one of the best singers in the game @iamjojo. Can’t wait till everyone hears this song!!! I told Toni Braxton after she sang “Unbreak My Heart” she was winning a Grammy for it and she did and Jojo will win one for this,” the legendary American songwriter posted to Instagram.

The pair previously teamed up on the tracks “Exceptional” and “Note to God,” taken from Jojo’s sophomore studio collection, “The High Road,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Warren’s extensive resume boasts additional works with Celine Dion (“Because You Loved Me”), Whitney Houston (“I Learned from the Best”), Christina Aguilera (“I Turn to You”), Britney Spears (“When Your Eyes Say It”), Beyonce (“I Was Here”), Rita Ora (“Grateful”) and Jennifer Hudson (“I’ll Fight”).

Meanwhile, Jojo is currently working on her upcoming fourth album, which will be released via Clover Music in partnership with Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Mad Love” reportedly features additional songwriting contributions from Lowell, Isabella Kearney Nurse, Jesse Thomas, Sebastian Kole, Lil Eddie, Stacy Barthe, Max Wolfgang, Diana Gordon, J. Que, Natalie Nunn, Caroline Ailin, Iain James, Steph Jones, and Myah Marie.

Stream the audio clip for “Exceptional” below.