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Ellie Goulding hits the studio with Steve Mac for new collaboration

22 Nov

Ellie Goulding has teamed up with Steve Mac for a new collaboration.

Born Steven McCutcheon, the British record producer and songwriter’s recent credits include Little Mix’s “Woman Like Me,” Anne-Marie’s “2002,” Jess Glynne’s “Thursday,” Craig David’s “Brand New,” Olly Murs’s “Moves,” Max George’s “Barcelona,” and Celine Dion’s “Ashes.”

Mac has also worked with top songwriters including Wayne Hector, Lindy Robbins, Ammar Malik, Ina Wroldsen, Ed Drewett, Karen Poole, Ross Golan, Amy Wadge, Claude Kelly, Julie Frost, August Rigo, and Chelcee Grimes.

Meanwhile, Goulding is scheduled to release the follow-up to 2015’s “Delirium” later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from The 23rd, Kamille, Noel Zancanella, Jamie Hartman, MoZella, Justin Tranter, Starsmith, Ilsey Juber, Nate Campany, Jason Evigan, and Gian Stone.

Goulding’s current promotional single “Close to Me” – which was co-written by Savan Kotecha and Peter Svensson and collectively produced by Diplo and Ilya Salmanzadeh – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

Stream the audio clip for “Close to Me” below.

 

Jess Glynne releases new promotional single “Thursday”

11 Oct

Jess Glynne has released her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Ed Sheeran and Steve Mac, who are responsible for Anne-Marie’s “2002,” Liam Payne’s “Bedroom Floor,” Rita Ora’s “Your Song,” and Zara Larsson’s “Don’t Let Me Be Yours.”

Glynne also teamed up with Sheeran and Mac on Little Mix’s new single “Woman Like Me,” which will arrive on 12 October via Simon Cowell’s Syco Music and Sony Music’s imprint Columbia Records.

Additionally, Glynne’s upcoming sophomore studio collection “Always in Between” – featuring previous singles “I’ll Be There” and “All I Am” – will drop on October 12 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “I Cry When I Laugh” delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Cass Lowe, Jin Jin, Fred Gibson, Kamille, Jordan Thomas, Carassius Gold, Frances, Jonny Coffer, Starsmith, Jamie Scott, Toby Gad, John Ryan, Mark Ralph, Julian Bunetta, and Electric.

Stream the audio clip for “Thursday” below.

Ellie Goulding works with Kamille for new album

22 Sep

British singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding has worked with fellow recording artist Kamille for her upcoming fourth album.

Kamille’s recent credits include Clean Bandit’s “Solo,” Louisa Johnson’s “Yes,” Jess Glynne’s “I’ll Be There,” Mist’s “Wish Me Well,” James Arthur’s “You Deserve Better,” and Don Diablo’s “Give Me Love.”

Her current single “Emotional” – which was co-written and produced by Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas “Froe” Barnes of TMS – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Meanwhile, Goulding is scheduled to release the follow-up to 2015’s “Delirium” later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from The 23rd, Noel Zancanella, Jamie Hartman, MoZella, Justin Tranter, Starsmith, Ilsey Juber, Nate Campany, Jason Evigan, and Gian Stone.

Fans of Kamille’s songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Little Mix, Nick Jonas, Olly Murs, Marina Diamandis, Louis Tomlinson, Ray BLK, Mali-Koa, Ella Henderson, John Newman, Mullally, and Rihanna.

Watch the music video for “Emotional” below.

Jess Glynne confirms new promotional single “All I Am”

13 Aug

Jess Glynne has announced the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “All I Am” as the second promotional cut from her upcoming sophomore album, “Always in Between.”

Available on iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets from August 17, the Mark Ralph-produced track was co-written by Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Sophie “Frances” Cooke, Bastian “Carassius Gold” Langebaek, and James Newman.

As mentioned in earlier posts, “Always in Between” – featuring previous single “I’ll Be There” – is scheduled to arrive on October 18 via Atlantic Records UK.

The follow-up to 2015’s “I Cry When I Laugh” delivers additional contributions from Electric, Kamille, Louis Bell, Starsmith, Jamie Scott, Ed Sheeran, John Ryan, Steve Mac, Julian Bunetta, Toby Gad, and Jonny Coffer.

Watch the music video for “I’ll Be There” below.

Ellie Goulding hits the studio with Jason Evigan for new collaboration

1 Aug

British singer/songwriter Ellie Goulding has recorded new music with Jason Evigan for her upcoming fourth album.

Alongside regular collaborating partner Gian Stone, Evigan has recently co-written and produced cuts for Maroon 5 (“Girls Like You”), Chromeo (“Must’ve Been”), Keith Urban (“Same Heart”), Bebe Rexha (“Ferrari”), Rachel Platten (“Whole Heart”)and Fifth Harmony (“Lonely Night”).

Besides his own artist project Elephant Heart, Evigan has also contributed to the next releases by Louis Tomlinson, Ina Wroldsen, Mullally, Jason Mraz, Lennon Stella, Marina Diamandis, Jessie Reyez, Nick Jonas, Rita Ora, and Zhu.

Meanwhile, Goulding is scheduled to release the follow-up to 2015’s “Delirium” later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from The 23rd, Noel Zancanella, Jamie Hartman, MoZella, Justin Tranter, Starsmith, Ilsey Juber, and Nate Campany.

Stream the audio clip for Elephant Heart’s “HIYA” below.

Jess Glynne unveils title, release date, tracklisting for sophomore album

29 Jun

Jess Glynne has confirmed the details for her sophomore album.

The British singer/songwriter christened her second studio collection “Always in Between” and will release it on September 21 via Atlantic Records UK.

Lead single “I’ll Be There” – which was co-written by Kamille and produced by Edvard Erfjord and Henrik Michelsen of The Electric and Starsmith – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2015’s “I Cry When I Laugh” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Toby Gad, Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Ed Sheeran, Sophie “Frances” Cooke, James Newman, Steve Mac, and Bastian Langebaek.

See the tracklisting for “Always in Between” below.

(1) Intro / (2) No One / (3) I’ll Be There / (4) Thursday / (5) All I Am / (6) See Me on Top / (7) Never Let Me Go / (8) Broken / (9) Hate / Love / (10) Won’t Say No / (11) Rollin’ / (12) Never Mind

Lily Allen releases fourth studio collection “No Shame”

9 Jun

Lily Allen has released her fourth studio collection online.

“No Shame” – featuring singles “Trigger Bang” and “Higher” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Sheezus” delivers songwriting contributions from Tim Rice-Oxley, Jenna Andrews, Sam Duckworth, Eliza Caird, Tim Deal, Liana Banks, and Ari PenSmith.

On the production front, Allen has teamed up with Mark Ronson, BloodPop, Ezra Koening, Starsmith, Cass Lowe, Fryars, Emre Ramazanoglu, P2J, Seb Chew, Dre Skull, Jack Nichols-Marcy, and Show N Prove.

Stream “No Shame” below.