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Taya schedules release date for new promotional single “Skin”

15 Feb

British singer/songwriter Taylor Fowlis, known mononymously as Taya, is scheduled to release her new single “Skin” on February 16 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by fellow recording artist Anita Blay (better known by her stage name CocknBullKid), whose songwriting resume boasts additional works with Little Mix (“Hair”), Neon Jungle (“Future Ex Girl”), Lilly Ahlberg (“Bad Boys”), Arlissa (“Same Road”) and Caitlyn Scarlett (“Lost in Space”).

Production duties on “Skin” were handled by Alan Sampson, who is also responsible co-writing and producing Jay Sean’s “Ride It,” Alesha Dixon’s “Every Little Part of Me,” Parade’s “Louder,” Zayn Malik’s “She,” Rita Ora’s “Kiss Me,” and Craig David’s “Louder Than Words.”

Taya is expected to release her next project – featuring further productions from The Electric, Fred Ball, Two Inch Punch, Lostboy, Sacha Skarbek, Knightstarr, Ollie Green, Grades, Scribz Riley, Ill Blu, Fred Cox, ADP, Carassius Gold, and Tre Jean Marie – later this year via Atlantic Records.

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the highly-anticipated collection are Sophie “Frances” Cooke, Lauren Aquilina, Dayo “Dyo” Olatunji, Chiara Hunter, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Caroline Ailin, Ina Wroldsen, Shae Jacobs, Jacob Attwooll, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Sebastian Kole, Plested, and James Newman.

Stream the audio clip for “5432” below.

Tinashe liberates new promotional single “Faded Love”

12 Feb

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has liberated her new promotional single online.

“Faded Love” – featuring Future – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Tinashe alongside fellow recording artists Sasha Sloan and Noonie Bao, who are also responsible for Camila Cabello’s “Never Be the Same,” Kygo’s “This Town,” Alma’s “Phases,” and Charli XCX’s “Track 10.”

Production duties on “Faded Love” were handled by Tor Hemansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate, who previously teamed up with Tinashe on “Feels Like Vegas,” “No Drama” and the Bebe Rexha-assisted “All Hands on Deck.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe’s upcoming album “Joyride” is scheduled to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from MNEK, Shungudzo, Fred Ball, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, Julia Michaels, BloodPop, Justin Tranter, and NOVAWAV.

Stream the audio clip for “Faded Love” below.

Toni Braxton schedules release date for new album

10 Feb

Toni Braxton has scheduled the release date for her upcoming album.

The American singer, songwriter, and actress will drop her eighth studio collection “Sex & Cigarettes” on March 23 via Def Jam Recordings.

Current promotional single “Long As I Live” – which was co-written and produced by Antonio Dixon – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to Colbie Caillat, who duets on Braxton on “My Heart,” the follow-up to 2010’s “Pulse” and 2014’s “Love, Marriage & Divorce” yields further alliances with Fred Ball (Rihanna, Jessie Ware), James Newman (Dua Lipa, Calvin Harris) and Stuart Crichton (Kesha, Tina Arena).

Stream the audio clip for “Long As I Love” below.

Tinashe selects “Faded Love” as new promotional single

10 Feb

Tinashe has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Faded Love” – featuring Future – as the next promotional cut from her upcoming album “Joyride,” which is scheduled to arrive later this year via RCA Records.

Production duties on “Faded Love” were handled by Tor Hemansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Norwegian duo Stargate, who previously teamed up with Tinashe on “All Hands on Deck,” “Feels Like Vegas” and “No Drama.”

The track was also co-written by Tinashe alongside fellow recording artists Sasha Sloan and Noonie Bao, who are also responsible for Camila Cabello’s “Never Be the Same,” Kygo’s “This Town,” Alma’s “Phases,” and Charli XCX’s “Track 10.”

“Joyride” – which reportedly boasts further contributions from BloodPop, Julia Michaels, MNEK, Justin Tranter, Shungudzo, Fred Ball, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, and NOVAWAV – follows 2014’s “Aquarius,” which peaked to number seventeen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart, and 2016’s “Nightride,” which spawned the Nicola Roberts-penned / Dev Hynes-produced “Ghetto Boy.”

Stream the audio clip for “No Drama” below.

Toni Braxton reunites with Antonio Dixon for new promotional single “Long As I Live”

9 Feb

American singer/songwriter Toni Braxton has reunited with regular collaborator Antonio Dixon for her new promotional single “Long As I Live,” which is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The record producer and songwriter previously teamed up with Braxton on the Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds-assisted “I Hate You,” “Roller Coaster,” “Sweat,” “Hurt You,” “Take it Back,” and “Reunited,” taken from the albums “Libra” [2005] and “Love, Marriage & Divorce” [2014].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Braxton’s upcoming studio collection “Sex & Cigarettes” – featuring previous promotional singles “Deadwood” and “Coping” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Def Jam Recordings.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further contributions from Fred Ball (Rihanna, Justine Skye), James Newman (Dua Lipa, Hailee Steinfeld), Stuart Crichton (Kesha, Tina Arena) and London on Da Track (Drake, Keyshia Cole).

Stream the audio clip for “Long As I Live” below.

Madison Beer unleashes debut mini-album “As She Pleases”

3 Feb

Madison Beer has unleashed her debut mini-album online.

“As She Pleases” – featuring promotional singles “Say it To My Face” “Dead” – is now available via is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from Kinetics & One Love (Hailee Steinfeld), Michael Leary (Melanie Martinez), Laconic (Tom Grennan), Fred Gibson (Charli XCX), Big Taste (Maty Noyes), German (Nick Jonas), Fred Ball (Justine Skye) and The Monsters & Strangerz (Fifth Harmony).

On the songwriting front, Beer has teamed up with Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Yebba Smith), Raye (Tara Carosielli), Madison Love (Camila Cabello), Brittany “Delacey” Amaradio (Demi Lovato) and Sarah Aarons (Demi Lovato).

Stream “As She Pleases” below.

Madison Beer confirms details for debut mini-album “As She Pleases”

31 Jan

Madison Beer has confirmed the details for her upcoming debut mini-album.

The American singer/songwriter dubbed her first EP “As She Pleases” and will release it on February 2nd via Access Records.

Current promotional single “Say It to My Face” – which was co-written by Sara Aarons and produced by Fred Ball – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from The Monsters & Strangerz, Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Rachel “Raye” Keen, Leroy “Big Taste” Clampitt, Madison Love, Fred Gibson, Brittany “Delacey” Amaradio, and Laconic.

See the tracklisting for “As She Pleases” below.

(1) Dead / (2) Fools / (3) Heartless / (4) Tyler Durden / (5) Home with You / (6) Teenager in Love / (7) Say It to My Face

Stream the audio clip for “Say It to My Face” below.