Tag Archives: Fraser T. Smith

Mabel McVey reunites with Kid Harpoon for new collaboration

25 Jul

Swedish-British singer/songwriter Mabel McVey has reunited with Kid Harpoon for a new collaboration.

Harpoon previously co-wrote “Bedroom” and “Ivy” for McVey alongside Sarah Aarons and Brian Kennedy, respectively.

Harpoon’s recent songwriting and production credits also include Years & Years’ “Sanctify,” Jessie Ware’s “Alone,” Plan B’s “Grateful,” Lykke Li’s “Bad Woman,” Harry Styles’ “Carolina,” and Lea Michele’s “Heavy Love.”

Meanwhile, McVey is expected to release her next project – featuring the Marlon Roudette-penned “Fine Line” – later this year via Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional productions and songwriting alliances with Fraser T. Smith (“Put Your Name on It”), Joel Compass (“I Told You”), Amy Wadge (“Do it All Again”), Tre Jean-Marie (“Side of You”), Jordan Riley (“Lose My Cool”) and TMS (“Sleep At Night”).

Watch the music video for “Bedroom” below.

Mabel McVey hits the studio with Cass Lowe

5 Jul

Mabel McVey has teamed up with Cass Lowe for a new collaboration.

The British record producer and songwriter’s recent credits include DNCE’s “TV in the Morning,” Lily Allen’s “Pushing Up Daisies,” MØ’s “Nostalgia,” Paloma Faith’s “Kings and Queens,” and Rudimental’s “Sun Comes Up.”

Fans of his works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Astrid S, Zara Larsson, Nick Jonas, Ray BLK, Stanaj, Alex Aiono, Dagny, Ella Henderson, Goody Grace, Jess Glynne, Stormzy, and Clean Bandit.

Meanwhile, Mabel is expected to release her next project – featuring current single “Fine Line” – later this year via Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional contributions from Electric, Fraser T. Smith, MNEK, Bless Beats, Corey Sanders, Jonny Coffer, Tre Jean-Marie, Lostboy, Jordan Riley, Dan Caplen, and TMS.

Watch the music video for “Ring Ring” below.

Mabel McVey teams up with Jax Jones for new single “Ring Ring”

16 Jun

Mabel McVey has teamed up with Jax Jones for his new single “Ring Ring,” which is scheduled to arrive on June 22nd via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Kamille (David Guetta, Bebe Rexha), Marlon Roudette (Liam Payne, Sinead Harnett), MNEK (Beyonce, Christina Aguilera) and Mark Ralph (Clean Bandit, Years & Years).

As mentioned in earlier posts, McVey’s upcoming debut album – featuring current promotional single “Fine Line” – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts contributions from The Electric, Pawws, Jordan Riley, Lostboy, Dan Caplen, Bless Beats, Olivia Deano, Corey Sanders, Oscar Scheller, Fraser T. Smith, and Jonny Coffer.

Watch the music video for “Fine Line” below.

Craig David hits the studio with Banx & Ranx

14 Jun

British singer/songwriter Craig David has teamed up with Zacharie Raymond and Yannick Rastogi of Banx & Ranx for a new collaboration.

The Canadian songwriting and production duo are responsible for Sean Paul’s “Mad Love,” Olly Murs’ “Kiss Me,” Kate Stewart’s “Sex for Breakfast,” and Rak-Su’s “Pyro Ting.”

Banx & Ranx have also contributed to the next projects by Little Mix, Example, Bipolar Sunshine, Shenseea, Caitlyn Scarlett, Amanda Reifer, Omi, Ella Eyre, JP Cooper, Kyla, and Crystal Fighers.

Meanwhile, David is currently working on his next project with songwriters and producers including Tre Jean-Marie, Grace Barker, ADP, Carmen Reece, Alan Sampson, Nile Rodgers, Fraser T. Smith, and Tyrell “169” Paul.

His latest studio collection, “The Time is Now,” peaked to number two on the UK Singles Chart and spawned three singles in the shape of “Heartline,” “I Know You” and “Magic.”

Watch the music video for “Answerphone” below.

Dan Caplen hits the studio with Goldfingers

6 Jun

British singer/songwriter Dan Caplen has recorded new music with Frank Nobel and Linus Nordstrom of Goldfingers.

Having signed a publishing deal with Imagem UK, the Swedish songwriting and production duo are responsible for Kamille’s “Body,” Louisa Johnson’s “Yes,” Don Diablo’s “Give Me Love,” and Liza Owen’s “Better with Me.”

Goldfingers have also contributed to the next projects by Little Mix, Antigoni Buxton, John Newman, Grace Davies, Kloe, L Devine, and Rak-Su.

Meanwhile, Caplen is expected to release his upcoming debut album – featuring singles “Flat Champagne” (with Ray BLK) and “Two Fingers” (produced by Two Inch Punch) – later this year via Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled project reportedly yields further productions from The Electric, Fred Cox, Nana Rogues, Bastian Langebaek, Jay Mooncie, Levi Lennox, ADP, Jonny Coffer, Fraser T. Smith, Lostboy, Alex Stacey, and Jamie Hartman.

Watch the music video for “These Days” below.

Raye releases new collaborative project “Side Tape”

4 May

British singer/songwriter Rachel Keen, known mononymously as Raye, has released a new collaborative project online.

“Side Tape” – featuring guest appearances from Steel Banglez, Kojo Funds, Ray BLK, Mr. Eazi, Maleek Berry, Nana Rogues, Avelino, Mabel McVey, and Stefflon Don – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up 2016’s “Second” also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Fraser T. Smith, Justin Tranter, Levi Lennox, Fred Gibson, Charlie Handsome, and Twice As Nice.

As a songwriter, Raye recently co-penned tracks for John Legend (“A Good Night”), Pretty Much (“On My Way”), Madison Beer (“Home with You”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Capital Letters”) and Little Mix (“If I Get My Way”).

Stream “Side Tape” below.

Anne-Marie liberates debut album “Speak Your Mind”

27 Apr

British singer/songwriter Anne-Marie Nicolson, known mononymously as Anne-Marie, has liberated her debut album online.

“Speak Your Mind” – featuring singles “Alarm,” “Ciao Adios,” “Heavy,” “Then,” “Friends” and “2002” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from TMS, Steve Mac, Fraser T. Smith, Chris Loco, Moon Willis, Levi Lennox, Bradford Ellis, Nick Monson, Lostboy, Fred Ball, Teddy Geiger, MNEK, and The Invisible Men.

On the songwriting front, Anne-Marie has worked with Jennifer Decilveo, Wayne Hector, Ina Wroldsen, Fred Falke, Emily Warren, Iain James, Laura Dockrill, Scott Harris, Ilsey Juber, Ed Sheeran, and Julia Michaels.

Stream “Speak Your Mind” below.