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Nick Jonas premieres music video for new single “Remember I Told You”

27 Jun

Nick Jonas has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The American singer, songwriter, and record producer posted the visual clip for “Remember I Told You” – featuring Mike Posner and Anne-Marie – to his Vevo channel on Tuesday (June 27, 2017).

“Remember I Told You” was written by Nick Jonas alongside it’s producer Mike Posner, whose other credits include Maroon 5’s “Sugar,” Labrinth’s “Beneath Your Beautiful,” Justin Bieber’s “Girlfriend,” Rixton’s “I Like Girls,” Olly Murs’ “Nothing Without You,” and Cher Lloyd’s “Just Be Mine.”

Jonas’ upcoming fourth studio collection, which serves as the follow-up to 2016’s “Last Year Was Complicated,” is expected to arrive later this year via Safehouse Records in partnership with Island Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional productions from Greg Wells (Adele), Jason Evigan (Alex Aiono), Gian Stone (Fifth Harmony), Andrew Goldstein (Ne-Yo), Cass Lowe (Snakehips), Nick Monson (Selena Gomez), David Hodges (Colbie Caillat) and Mattman & Robin (Taylor Swift).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the album are Cathy Dennis (Chris Brown), Skylar Grey (Rihanna), Harloe (Britney Spears), Ilsey Juber (Majid Jordan), Sarah Hudson (Adam Lambert), Ferras (Katy Perry), Justin Tranter (Imagine Dragons) and Dewain Whitmore (Jordan Fisher).

Watch the music video for “Remember I Told You” below.

Adam Lambert confirms new single details

25 Jun

Adam Lambert has confirmed the details for his new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Two Fux” as the first promotional cut from his upcoming fourth album and will release it on June 30th via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Lambert alongside Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa, Years & Years), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Katy Perry, Ricky Martin), Trey Campbell (Allie X, Ella Henderson) and Leroy “Big Taste” Clampitt (RAYE, Era Istrefi).

As mentioned in earlier posts, the follow-up to 2015’s “The Original High” is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Brothers Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional songwriting contributions from Bonnie McKee (Charlie Puth), Ilsey Juber (Ellie Goulding), Julia Michaels (Gwen Stefani) and Justin Tranter (Imagine Dragons).

Among the producers expected to appear on the album are Tommy English (Phoebe Ryan), MNEK (Beyonce), Chris “CJ” Baran (Melanie Martinez), Leland (Selena Gomez), Jack Antonoff (Zayn Malik) and BloodPop (Tinashe).

Stream “The Original High” below.

Dua Lipa liberates self-titled debut album

3 Jun

British singer/songwriter Dua Lipa has liberated her debut album online.

The self-titled collection – featuring singles “New Love,” “Be the One,” “Last Dance,” “Hotter Than Hell,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” “Lost in Your Light,” “Thinking About You,” and “Room for 2” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters backing Dua Lipa on the album are Lindy Robbins, Cara Salimando, Sarah Hudson, Skyler Stonestreet, Caroline Ailin, Autumn Rowe, Chelcee Grimes, Lauren Christy, Emily Warren, Ilsey Juber, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Rick Nowels, Sean Douglas, Talay Riley, Ferras Al-Qaisi, Adam Midgley, Tommy Baxter, Gerard O’Connell, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

On the production front, Dua Lipa has worked with Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Andreas “Axident” Schuller, Leroy “Big Taste” Clampitt, Greg Wells, Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike, Nicholas “Digital Farm Animals” Gale, Tom Neville, Andrew Wyatt, Emile Haynie, Daniel “GRADES” Traynor, Ian Kirkpatrick, Francis “Eg” White, James Flannigan, Bill Rahko, Jon Levine, and TMS.

As a songwriter, on the other hand, the “Scared to Be Lonely” star’s resume boasts works for Annalisa (“Used to You”), The Chainsmokers (“Wake Up Alone”) and Molly Kate Kestner (“Thank You Very Much”).

Stream “Dua Lipa” below.

Katy Perry reveals tracklisting for new album “Witness”

3 Jun

American singer/songwriter Katheryn Hudson, professionally known as Katy Perry has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming album “Witness,” which will arrive on June 9th via Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

Current promotional single “Swish Swish” – featuring Nicki Minaj – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Prism” boasts songwriting contributions from Sarah Hudson (Ariana Grande), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Dua Lipa), Noonie Bao (Charli XCX), Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Camila Cabello), Savan Kotecha (Tori Kelly), Elof Loelv (Phoebe Ryan) and Sia (Gwen Stefani).

Album producers include Max Martin (Justin Timberlake), Johan “Shellback” Schuster (Taylor Swift), Ali Payami (Nick Jonas), Oscar Holter (Tove Lo), DJ Mustard (Britney Spears), Twice As Nice (Rita Ora), Jeff Bhasker (Alicia Keys), Mike WiLL Made It (Beyonce), Noah “Mailbox” Passovoy (Little Mix), and Jack Garratt (Kacy Hill).

See the tracklisting for “Witness” below.

(1) Witness / (2) Hey Hey Hey / (3) Roulette / (4) Swish Swish / (5) Deja Vu / (6) Power / (7) Mind Maze / (8) Miss You More / (9) Chained to the Rhythm / (10) Tsunami / (11) Bon Appetit / (12) Bigger Than Me / (13) Save As Draft / (14) Pendulum / (15) Into Me You See

Katy Perry joins forces with Nicki Minaj for new single “Swish Swish”

19 May

American singer/songwriter Katheryn Hudson, professionally known as Katy Perry, has released her new promotional single online.

“Swish Swish” – which was produced by Duke Dumont alongside Noah “Mailbox” Passovoy and PJ “PromNite” Sledge – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The Nicki Minaj-featuring track was also co-written by Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa, Charli XCX) and Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Rihanna, Halsey).

In case you didn’t know, “Swish Swish” marks the second collaboration between Minaj and Perry, as the latter co-wrote “Get on Your Knees,” taken from Minaj’s 2014 album “The Pinkprint,” alongside Sarah Hudson, Chloe Angelides, Jacob “JKash” Kasher, Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald, and Henry “CIRKUT” Walter.

Perry’s upcoming fifth studio collection “Witness,” on the other hand, will arrive on June 9th via Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Prism” – featuring singles “Chained to the Rhythm” and “Bon Appetit” – delivers further contributions from Max Martin (Tori Kelly), Sia Furler (Camila Cabello), Ali Payami (Ellie Goulding), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Ricky Martin), Shellback (Taylor Swift) and Oscar Holter (Demi Lovato).

Stream the audio clip for “Swish Swish” below.

Dua Lipa unwraps tracklisting for debut album “DL1”

20 Apr

Dua Lipa has unwrapped the tracklisting for her upcoming debut album.

As mentioned in earlier posts, the British singer-songwriter will release the self-titled collection – featuring singles “Hotter Than Hell,” “Be the One,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” “Room for 2” and “Thinking About You” – on June 2 via Warner Bros. Records.

Current promotional single “Lost in Your Light” – available from April 21 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – was co-written by Rick Nowels, whose credits include Lana Del Rey’s “Lust for Life,” FKA twigs’ “Good to Love,” Adele’s “Why Do You Love Me,” Tom Odell’s “Wrong Crowd,” Foxes’ “Wicked Love,” and Melanie C’s “Unravelling.”

Other songwriters backing Dua Lipa on the highly-anticipated project are Lindy Robbins, Autumn Rowe, Chelcee Grimes, Ilsey Juber, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Cara Salimando, Emily Warren, Caroline Ailin, Sarah Hudson, Lauren Christy, Sean Douglas, Talay Riley, Ferras Al-Qaisi, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Album producers include GRADES, Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Digital Farm Animals, Emile Haynie, RITUAL, Jon Levine, Axident, Tom Neville, Ian Kirkpatrick, James Flannigan, Greg Wells, Andrew Wyatt, and TMS.

See the tracklisting for “DL1” below.

(1) Genesis / (2) Lost in Your Light (featuring Miguel) / (3) Hotter Than Hell / (4) Be the One / (5) IDGAF / (6) Blow Your Mind (Mwah) / (7) Garden / (8) No Goodbyes / (9) Thinking About You / (10) New Rules / (11) Begging / (12) Homesick / Deluxe Edition – (13) Dreams / (14) Room for 2 / (15) New Love / (16) Bad Together / (17) Last Dance

Dua Lipa shares acoustic performance of “Genesis”

16 Apr

Dua Lipa has shared a new song online.

The British singer/songwriter posted an exclusive acoustic performance of “Genesis” to her YouTube channel on Saturday (April 16, 2017).

The track was co-written by Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry, Ella Henderson), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Idina Menzel, Ricky Martin), Clarence Coffee Jr. (Olly Murs, Jake Miller) and Andreas “Axident” Schuller (Justin Bieber, Thomas Rhett).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Dua Lipa’s self-titled album will be released on June 2 via Warner Music Group / Warner Bros. Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Kenzie May, Chelcee Grimes, Laura Dockrill, Karen Poole, Emily Warren, Noonie Bao, Lindy Robbins, Camille Purcell, Whitney Phillips, Jin Jin, Ilsey Juber, Amy Wadge, MoZella, Jenna Andrews, Ed Drewett, Iain James, Jacob Attwooll, Andrew Jackson, and JHart.

Dua Lipa’s upcoming single “Lost in Your Light” – featuring guest vocals from fellow recording artist Miguel – will arrive on April 21 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the songwriting front, Dua Lipa co-wrote “Used to You” for Annalisa alongside Lucy “Pawws” Taylor and Nicholas “Digital Farm Animals” Gale, as well as “Wake Up Alone” for The Chainsmokers alongside Emily Warren, Scott Harris, and Andrew Taggart.

Watch the acoustic performance of “Genesis” below.