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Fleur East works with Lauren Aquilina for sophomore album

4 Apr

Fleur East has added fellow recording artist Lauren Aquilina to the list of songwriters for her upcoming sophomore album.

The British singer/songwriter’s resume boasts works with acts and artists including Orla Gartland (“Expectations”), RAC (“3AM”), Kyan Kuatois (“Fading Star”) and Prides (“Strong Enough”). Additionally, she has contributed to the next projects by Liza Owen, Tamera Foster, and Kylie Minogue.

Aquilina’s debut album “Isn’t it Strange” – featuring singles “Midnight Mouths,” “Way Too Good,” “Kicks” and the TMS-assisted “How Would You Like It?” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, East is expected to release her sophomore studio collection later this year via Simon Cowell’s Sony Music imprint Syco Music.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Love, Sax & Flashbacks” reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Hannah Wilson, Taylor Parks, Fiona Bevan, Chiara Hunter, Jacob Attwooll, Bryn Christopher, JHart, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Sam Romans, Talay Riley, Jin Jin, BullySongs, and Ella Henderson.

Stream “Isn’t it Strange” below.

Fleur East teams with Hannah Wilson for new collaboration

3 Apr

Fleur East has teamed up with Hannah Wilson for a new collaboration.

The London-based vocalist and songwriter – who is signed to independent music publishing, production and artist development company Phrased Differently – has previously worked with artists including Calum Scott [Capitol Records] and Lao Ra [Black Butter Records].

Wilson’s resume boasts additional works with producers and fellow songwriters Freedo (Little Mix’s “Down & Dirty”), Amish “ADP” Patel (Jojo’s “Good Thing”), James Newman (Digital Farm Animals’ “Digital Love”), Maegan Cottone (Britney Spears’ “Pretty Girls”) and Ki Fitzgerald (Lawson’s “Money”).

Meanwhile, East is expected to release her sophomore studio collection later this year via Simon Cowell’s Sony Music imprint Syco Music.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Love, Sax & Flashbacks” reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Taylor Parks, Fiona Bevan, Chiara Hunter, Jacob Attwooll, Bryn Christopher, JHart, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Sam Romans, Talay Riley, Jin Jin, BullySongs, and Ella Henderson.

Watch the music video for “Sax” below.

Clean Bandit teases new collaboration with Jess Glynne, Jimmy Napes

20 Mar

Clean Bandit have reunited in the studio with Jess Glynne and Jimmy Napes.

“MC Emotional Banger and DJ Vibrancy jamming @jessglynne @jimmynapes,” the British electronic music group – composed of Grace Chatto and siblings Jack and Luke Patterson – posted to their Instagram profile.

Clean Bandit previously teamed with Glynne and Napes on international hit single “Rather Be,” which topped the UK Singles Chart and peaked to number ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Glynne also provided guest vocals on Clean Bandit’s “Real Love,” which peaked to number two on the UK Singles Chart, and Napes co-wrote “Extraordinary,” which delivered guest vocals from UK singer-songwriter Sharna Bass.

As mentioned in earlier posts, the upcoming sophomore album by Clean Bandit – featuring singles “Tears,” “Rockabye” and “Symphony” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “New Eyes” boasts contributions from Sam Romans (Craig David), Mark Ralph (AlunaGeorge), Ina Wroldsen (Janelle Monae), Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez) and Steve Mac (Demi Lovato).

Other musicians expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Toby Gad (Beyonce), Natasha Bedingfield (Tori Kelly), Labrinth (Noah Cyrus), Priscilla Renae (Rihanna), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Eyelar (Diztortion), Jesse Shatkin (Kelly Clarkson), MNDR (Charli XCX) and Joel Compass (Tinashe).

Watch the music video for “Symphony” below.

Sigma hits the studio with Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Jean Baptiste Kouame

15 Mar

British drum and bass duo Sigma – composed of Joseph “Joe” Lenzie and Cameron “Cam” Edwards – have recorded new music with Eyelar Mirzazadeh and Jean Baptiste Kouame for their upcoming sophomore album.

Mirzazadeh previously featured on the track “Stay,” taken from Sigma’s debut album, 2015’s “Life.” She is also known for co-writing Charli XCX’s “After the Afterparty,” Diztortion’s “I’ll Be There,” Yellow Claw’s “Catch Me,” R3hab’s “Get Up,” Taya’s “Got Me Wondering,” and Redlight’s “Here with Me.”

Meanwhile, Kouame’s songwriting resume boasts works with Little Mix (“F.U.”), Kelis (“Scream”), AlunaGeorge (“Full Swing”), Rihanna (“Woo”), Nikki Minaj (“The Boys”), Madonna (“I’m a Sinner”), Rudimental (“Foreign World”), Leah McFall (“Home”), DJ Mustard (“Whole Lotta Lovin’”), Bonnie McKee (“Broken Record”), Laura Izibor (“Carousel”) and Sevyn Streeter (“It Won’t Stop”).

Sigma’s second studio collection, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Independent UK dance record label, 3BEAT Music.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Sam Romans, Jamie Hartman, Cass Lowe, Paddy Byrne, Ollie Green, Shola Ama, Ed Drewett, Bryn Christopher, Chelcee Grimes, Jimmy Napes, Arrow Benjamin, Ina Wroldsen, Jamie Scott, Talay Riley, Chiara Hunter, Ed Thomas, Josh Record, Dantae Johnson, Max McElligott, and Jonny Harris.

Sigma’s debut album, 2015’s “Life,” peaked to number two on the UK Dance Albums Chart and spawned guest apperances from Jetta John-Hartley (“Slow Down”), Rita Ora (“Coming Home”), Labrinth (“Higher”), Ella Henderson (“Glitterball”) and Paloma Faith (“Changing”).

Watch the music video for “Find Me” below.

Rita Ora releases Fifty Shades Darker track “Kiss Me”

15 Feb

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Rita Ora has released her new single.

“Kiss Me” is now available on the Target edition of the original motion picture soundtrack, “Fifty Shades Darker.”

The track was co-written by Herbert “Herbie” Crichlow, whose other credits include Zayn Malik’s “TiO,” Alexandra Burke’s “Gotta Go,” Robyn’s “Do You Know What it Takes,” and Stefanie Heinzmann’s “Diggin’ in the Dirt.”

Production duties on “Kiss Me” were collectively handled by MYKL (Craig David, Ava Lily) and Twice As Nice (Rihanna, Ariana Grande).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ora’s highly-anticipated sophomore studio collection will arrive later this year via Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts productions from Stargate (Katy Perry), Jake Gosling (Harry Styles), Digital Farm Animals (Liam Payne), Johnny McDaid (James Blunt) and Leon Thomas (Zendaya).

On the songwriting front, Ora has teamed up with EYELAR (Charli XCX), Jason Boyd (K. Michelle), Ed Sheeran (Jessie Ware), Ali Tamposi (Selena Gomez), Brian Lee (Fifth Harmony), Diana Gordon (Beyonce), Chelcee Grimes (Calvin Harris), Jin Jin (Jess Glynne), Andrew Watt (Justin Bieber).

Watch the music video for “I Will Never Let You Down” below.

Charli XCX teams up with will.i.am for third album

24 Jan

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Charli XCX has teamed up with will.i.am for her upcoming album.

The British singer/songwriter – real name Charlotte Aitchison – previously co-wrote “Boys and Girls” for will.i.am alongside the song’s co-producer Batso. The Pia Mia-featuring track peaked to number 21 on the UK Singles Chart.

As a producer, will.i.am’s resume boasts further works with Rita Ora (“Fall in Love”), Fergie (“Big Girls Don’t Cry”), Nicole Scherzinger (“Baby Love”), Usher (“OMG”), Mary J. Blige (“About You”), Cheryl (“3 Words”), Mariah Carey (“Heat”), Rihanna (“Photograph”), and Brick & Lace (“Buss a Shot”).

Meanwhile, XCX is expected to release her third studio collection later this year via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional alliances with MNEK (Jax Jones), Ester Dean (Tinashe), BloodPop (Lady GaGa), Sasha Sloan (Idina Menzel), ROSTAM (Sky Ferreira) and Cass Lowe (Fifth Harmony).

Current single “After the Afterparty” – which XCX co-wrote alongside EYELAR and RAYE with production duties by Stargate, SOPHIE, and Fred Gibson – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Listen to the following Spotify Playlist dedicated to will.i.am’s work!

Taya premieres music video for new single “Deeper”

17 Jan

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

The British singer/songwriter – real name Taylor Fowlis – posted the visual clip for “Deeper” to her YouTube channel on Tuesday (January 17, 2016).

“Deeper” – now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – was co-written by Tom Havelock alongside the song’s producers Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh, Felix Snow, and Raoul “Diztortion” Chen.

Meanwhile, Taya is expected to release her debut project – featuring previous singles “Fingerprints,” “Sweet Waste of Time” and “Got Me Wondering” – later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers productions from Starsmith, Laconic (Ash Milton & Daniel Goudie), Digital Farm Animals, Electric (Henrik Michelsen & Edvard Erfjord), Parker Ighile, Tre Jean-Marie, and Chris Loco.

On the songwriting front, Taya has worked with Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Ina Wroldsen, Karen Poole, Chiara Hunter, Maiday, Nicola Roberts, Caroline Ailin, Shola Ama, Jin Jin, Laura Dockrill, James Newman, and Jacob Attwooll.

Watch the music video for “Deeper” below.