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Plan B releases new single “In the Name of Man”

18 May

British hip hop recording artist, actor, film director and producer Benjamin Drew, primarily known as Plan B, has released his new single online.

“In the Name of Man” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Plan B alongside fellow recording artist Foy Vance, whose other credits include Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Odetta,” Ed Sheeran’s “Nancy Mulligan,” Rudimental’s “Never Let You Go,” Miranda Lambert’s “Pushing Time,” and Sawyer Fredericks’ “Bittersweet.”

Production duties on “In the Name of Man” were handled by Plan B alongside Mustafa Omer and James Murray of Mojam Music, who are also responsible for Frances’ “No Matter,” Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” Emeli Sande’s “Hurts,” Tanika Bailey’s “Party Til We Fight,” Gorgon City’s “Imagination,” Sam Smith’s “Like I Can,” and James Arthur’s “Get Down.”

As reported in various media outlets, Plan B’s upcoming third studio collection, which serves as the follow-up to 2010’s “The Defamation of Strickland Banks,” is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / 679 Recordings.

Listen to the audio clip for “In the Name of Man” below.

John Newman teams with Alex Salibian for new collaboration

12 Apr

John Newman has teamed up with Alex Salibian for a new collaboration.

The American musician recently co-produced Harry Styles’ debut solo single “Sign of the Times” alongside Jeff Bhasker and Tyler Johnson.

Other notable credits by Salibian – who is signed to Bhasker’s production company – include Cam’s “Want it All,” Mikky Ekko’s “Burning Doves,” Elle King’s “Kokaine Karolina,” and Young the Giant’s “Silvertongue.”

Meanwhile, Newman is expected to release his third studio collection later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Revolve” reportedly delivers further productions from Goldfingers (Liza Owen), Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem (Leona Lewis), Digital Farm Animals (Liam Payne), Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande), Guy Chambers (Kylie Minogue), Jamie Hartman (Rag’n’Bone Man) and Electric (Little Mix).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Jonny “Ghostwriter” Harris (Ella Eyre), Max McElligott (Craig David), Johnny McDaid (Zara Larsson), Andrew Jackson (Ellie Goulding), Foy Vance (Ed Sheeran) and James Newman (Olly Murs).

Stream “Revolve” below.

Ed Sheeran liberates new album “Divide”

3 Mar

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Ed Sheeran has liberated his new album online.

“Divide” – featuring singles “Shape of You,” “Castle on the Hill” and “How Would You Feel (Paen) – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Multiply” delivers productions from Benny Blanco (Rihanna, Mike Posner), Johnny McDaid (Birdy, Harry Styles), Mike Elizondo (Eminem, Alanis Morissette) and Labrinth (Noah Cyrus, The Weeknd).

Album songwriters include Amy Wadge (Dua Lipa, Camila Cabello), Julia Michaels (Zedd, Ella Henderson), Jessie Ware (SBTRKT, Disclosure), Ryan Tedder (Adele, James Blunt), Ammar Malik (Kesha, Shawn Mendes) and Foy Vance (Rudimental, Rag’n’Bone Man).

Stream “Divide” below.

Rag’n’Bone Man releases debut album “Human”

10 Feb

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Rag’n’Bone Man has released his debut album online.

“Human” – featuring promotional singles “Grace,” “Odetta,” “Skin” and “Ego” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project delivers productions from Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande), Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware), Mark Crew (Bastille), Steve Fitzmaurice (Sam Smith) and Johnny McDaid (Harry Styles).

Songwriters include Jamie Scott (Anne-Marie), Ina Wroldsen (Tinashe), Andrew Jackson (Ellie Goulding), Fred Cox (Zak Abel), Sam Romans (John Legend), Foy Vance (Ed Sheeran), Jamie Hartman (Kacy Hill) and Simon Aldred (Birdy).

Stream “Human” in its entirety below.

Rag’n’Bone Man unveils new single “Grace”

3 Feb

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Rag’n’Bone Man has unveiled his new single online.

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

The track was written by Rag’n’Bone Man alongside Fred Cox (James Blunt, James Morrison) and Simon Aldred (Birdy, Billie Marten).

Production duties on “Grace” were handled by Braque alongside Steve Fitzmaurice (Sam Smith) and Mark Crew (Bastille).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Rag’n’Bone Man’s debut studio collection “Human” will arrive on February 10 via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Other album contributors include Sam Romans (Craig David), Jamie Scott (Anne-Marie), Andrew Jackson (Dua Lipa), Jonny Coffer (Taya), Foy Vance (Ed Sheeran), Jamie Hartman (Kacy Hill) and Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware).

Listen to the audio clip for “Grace” below.

Ed Sheeran premieres music video for new single “Shape of You”

30 Jan

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Ed Sheeran has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Shape of You” to his YouTube channel on Monday (January 30, 2017).

“Shape of You” was co-written by Johnny McDaid (Aquilo, Harry Styles) and the song’s producer Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Olly Murs).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sheeran’s third studio collection “Divide” – featuring previous promotional single “Castle on the Hill” – will arrive on March 3 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2015’s “Multiply” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Benny Blanco, Amy Wadge, Foy Vance, Jessie Ware, Ryan Tedder, Julia Michaels, Labrinth, and Ammar Malik.

On the songwriting front, Sheeran has contributed to the next projects by James Blunt [Atlantic Records], Anne-Marie [Major Tom’s Music / Asylum Records] and Zara Larsson [TEN Music Group / Epic Records].

Watch the music video for “Shape of You” below.

Rag’n’Bone Man debuts new promotional single “Skin”

26 Jan

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Rag’n’Bone Man has debuted his new promotional single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the audio clip for “Skin” to his Vevo channel on Thursday (January 26, 2017).

The track was written by Rag’n’Bone Man – real name Rory Graham – alongside Jamie Scott, Jonny Coffer, Mike Needle, and Daniel Bryer.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Rag’n’Bone Man’s debut studio collection “Human” will arrive on February 10 via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Other album contributors include Sam Romans (Craig David), Fred Cox (James Blunt), Simon Aldred (Birdy), Andrew Jackson (John Legend), Foy Vance (Ed Sheeran), Jamie Hartman (Kacy Hill) and Two Inch Punch (Sam Smith).

Listen to the audio clip for “Skin” below.