Tag Archives: Dijon “DJ Mustard” McFarlane

Ella Mai reveals artwork, release date for debut album

21 Sep

Ella Mai has revealed the artwork and release date for her debut album.

The British singer/songwriter will release the self-titled collection will arrive on October 10 via 10 Summers Records / Interscope Records.

Current promotional single “Trip” – which was co-written by Varren Wade and collectively produced by DJ Mustard and Quinton Gulledge – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

On the highly-anticipated project, Mai has also worked with songwriters and producers Diane Warren, Tre Jean-Marie, Caroline Ailin, Diztortion, Joelle James, Sam Hook, Larrance “Rance” Dopson, and Grades.

Watch the music video for “Trip” below.

Ella Mai unleashes new promotional single “Trip”

3 Aug

Ella Mai has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Trip” – which was written by Mai alongside Varren Wade and Dijon “DJ Mustard” McFarlane – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mai’s debut album – featuring previous singles “Naked” and “Boo’d Up” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via DJ Mustard’s label 10 Summers Records in partnership with Interscope Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional productions and songwriting contributions from Diane Warren, Tre Jean-Marie, Daniel “Grades” Traynor, Caroline Ailin, and Raoul “Diztortion” Chen.

Stream the audio clip for “Trip” below.

Diane Warren teases new collaboration with Ella Mai

15 Jul

Diane Warren has teased a new collaboration with Ella Mai.

“With amazing new artist @ellamai and her adorable dog friend in the studio last nite creating something epic!!,” the legendary songwriter posted to Instagram.

Warren’s extensive resume boasts works with Toni Braxton (“Unbreak My Heart”), Whitney Houston (“I Learned from the Best”), LeAnn Rimes (“How Do I Live?”), Monica (“For You, I Will”), Christina Aguilera (“I Turn to You”), Brandy (“Have You Ever”) and Lady Gaga (“Til It Happens To You”).

Meanwhile, Mai is expected to release her debut album – featuring contributions from Grades, Caroline Ailin, Tre Jean-Marie, and Diztortion – later this year via DJ Mustard’s label 10 Summers Records in partnership with Interscope Records.

Warren has also contributed to the next projects by Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Stanaj, Kelly Rowland, Yebba Smith, Lukas Graham, Ally Brooke, Seinabo Sey, Max George, Louisa Johnson, Antigoni Buxton, and Ben Platt.

Watch the music video for “Boo’d Up” below.

Ella Mai premieres music video for new single “Boo’d Up”

27 Apr

Ella Mai has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Boo’d Up” was posted the British singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Thursday (April 26, 2018).

Produced by DJ Mustard and co-written by Joelle James and Larrance Dopson; the track is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Mai’s debut album – featuring further contributions from Diztortion, Caroline Ailin, Tre Jean-Marie, and Grades – is scheduled to arrive later this year via DJ Mustard’s 10 Summers Records in partnership with Interscope Records.

Watch the music video for “Boo’d Up” below.

Ella Mai premieres music video for new single “Naked”

16 Feb

Ella Mai has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Naked” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Thursday (February 15, 2018).

Co-written by Samuel “Sam Hook” Jean and produced by Dijon “DJ Mustard” McFarlane; “Naked” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mai’s upcoming project and follow-up to 2017’s “Ready” is expected to arrive later this year via 10 Summers Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts additional alliances with Diztortion (Rihanna, Sean Paul), Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David, Dionne Bromfield), Grades (Alina Baraz, Jessie Ware) and Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa, Zara Larsson).

Watch the music video for “Naked” below.

Ella Mai delivers new promotional single “Naked”

3 Nov

Ella Mai has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Naked” – which was co-written by Samuel “Sam Hook” Jean and produced by Dijon “DJ Mustard” McFarlane – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Mai’s upcoming project and follow-up to 2017’s “Ready” is expected to arrive early next year via DJ Mustard’s label 10 Summers Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts additional alliances with Diztortion (Rihanna, Sean Paul), Tre Jean-Marie (Becky Hill, Christina Aguilera), Grades (Alina Baraz, Jess Glynne) and Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa, Ella Henderson).

Mai has also provided guest vocals on the track “Talk to Me, Pt. II,” which appears on Craig David’s upcoming album “The Time is Now,” scheduled to arrive on January 26 via Sony Music Entertainment / Insanity Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Naked” below.

Bebe Rexha taps Lauren Christy, DJ Mustard for new song “Naughty”

29 Oct

Bebe Rexha has shared a new song online.

The audio clip for “Naughty” was posted to the American-Albanian singer/songwriter’s SoundCloud channel on Saturday (October 28, 2017).

The track was co-written by regular collaborator Lauren Christy, whose other credits include Dua Lipa’s “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” Enrique Iglesias’ “Tonight (I’m Loving You),” Leona Lewis’ “Your Hallelujah,” Jason Derulo’s “Breathing,” Melanie C’s “All About You,” and Kelly Clarkson’s “I Forgive You.”

Production duties on “Naughty” were handled by DJ Mustard, who is also responsible for Demi Lovato’s “Lonely,” Kacy Hill’s “Like a Woman,” Ella Mai’s “Anymore,” Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Keyshia Cole’s “She,” Britney Spears’ “Mood Ring,” Justine Skye’s “Collide,” and Tinashe’s “2 On.”

Rexha’s current mini-album “All Your Fault: Part 2” – featuring promotional singles “That’s It,” “The Way I Are (Dance with Somebody)” and “Meant to Be” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the audio clip for “Naughty” below.