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Tori Kelly teams with Warren “Oak” Felder for new project

26 May

American singer/songwriter Victoria Loren Kelly, professionally known as Tori Kelly, has teamed with Warren “Oak” Felder for a new project.

Felder is known for co-writing and producing Alessia Cara’s “Here,” Chris Brown’s “Superhuman,” Toni Braxton’s “Hands Tied,” Mayer Hawthorne’s “Her Favorite Song,” Jennifer Lopez’s “Expertease,” Usher’s “Good Kisser,” Britney Spears’ “Clumsy,” Trey Songz’s “Unusual,” Kelly Clarkson’s “Invincible,” Joe’s “Where You At,” and Ariana Grande’s “Break Your Heart Right Back.”

His extensive resume boasts additional works with songwriters Frankie Storm, Ilsey Juber, Tiffany Fred, Ester Dean, Candice Nelson, Delisha Thomas, Heather Bright, Ayak Thiik, Bianca Atterberry, Kalenna Harper, Jessyca Wilson, Ursula Yancy, Stacy Barthe, Kirby Lauryen, Priscilla Renea, Jenna Andrews, Chasity Nwagbara, Lyrica Anderson, Nikeshia Briscoe, Kelly Sheehan, and Sia Furler.

Meanwhile, Kelly is expected to release her upcoming sophomore album, which serves as the follow-up to 2015’s “Unbreakable Smile,” later this year via School Boy Records and Capitol Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further productions from Noel Zancanella (Ellie Goulding), Stephan Moccio (Skylar Grey), Neff-U (Demi Lovato), Kyle Shearer (Phoebe Ryan) and Fred Cox (Janelle Monae).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the album are Natasha Bedingfield (Anne-Marie), James “JHart” Abrahart (Charlie Puth), Tayla Parx (Alicia Keys), Nate Campany (Carly Rae Jepsen), Fabienne Holloway (Kiah Victoria), Daniel Nigro (Sky Ferreira) and Emily Warren (Dua Lipa).

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Felder’s work!

Grace Carter releases new single “Silence”

24 May

British singer/songwriter Grace Carter has released her new single online.

“Silence” – which was co-written by Carter alongside George and Henry Flint of songwriting and production duo The 23rd – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Carter, who signed a publishing deal with Tim Blacksmith and Danny D’s Stellar Songs, is currently working on her upcoming debut project.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts additional productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Cox, Ilsey Juber, Jordan Riley, Fabienne Holloway, Digital Farm Animals, Philip Plested, Francis “Eg” White, Patrick “Paddy” Byrne, Moses Samuels, Kane Prafitt, and Harry James.

Listen to the audio clip for “Silence” below.

Tanika reunites with Fred Cox for a new collaboration

23 May

British singer/songwriter Tanika Bailey, professionally known as Tanika, has reunited with Fred Cox for a new collaboration.

Cox previously produced and co-wrote “Fuck Boy,” taken from Tanika’s mini-album “Out Here,” now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Other notable credits by Cox include Kiah Victoria’s “Treat Me,” Zak Abel’s “Rock Bottom,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Grace,” Lion Babe’s “Impossible,” James Morrison’s “Stay Like This,” Joel Compass’ “Back to Me,” Idris Elba’s “Bridges,” Rosie Lowe’s “So Human,” and Billie Marten’s “Bird.”

His extensive resume boasts additional works with fellow producers and songwriters including Jonny Lattimer, Fiona Bevan, Simon Aldred, Amy Wadge, Francis “Eg” White, Rachel “Maiday” Moulden, Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike, Fabienne Holloway, Martin Brammer, and Jim Duguid.

Meanwhile, Tanika – who previously worked with the likes of Stargate, Emeli Sande, Naughty Boy, Autumn Rowe, Mojam Music, Youthonix, Moses Samuels, Benjamin Harrison, iSHi, and Craze & Hugo – is expected to release her upcoming project later this year.

Fans of Cox’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Will Heard, RAYE, Dionne Bromfield, Josef Salvat, Kara Marni, Tori Kelly, Anne-Marie, Sam Smith, Kali Uchis, Taya, Janelle Monae, Conrad Sewell, Dakota, Kenzie May, Lily Moore, Becky Hill, Craig David, Terri Walker, KStewart, Izzy Bizu, Ady Suleiman, Grace Carter, and Denai Moore.

Watch the music video for “Fuck Boy” below.

Kiah Victoria unveils new single “Treat You”

23 May

American singer/songwriter Kiah Victoria has released her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Fabienne Holloway and Fred Cox, who have collectively contributed to the next releases by Josef Salvat [Sony Music UK], Tori Kelly [Capitol], Janelle Monae [Wondaland], Grace Carter [Stellar Songs], Kara Marni [First Access] and Dakota [70Hz / Virgin EMI].

Victoria’s upcoming project, which serves as the follow-up 2016’s “Everybody,” is expected to arrive later this year.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances with Max McElligott (Craig David), Daniel “GRADES” Traynor (Sinead Harnett), Philip Plested (Ella Henderson), Mike “Scribz” Riley (Tove Lo), Bastian Langebaek (Jessie Ware) and Cass Lowe (Sam Smith).

Listen to the audio clip for “Treat You” below.

Tayla Parx teases new collaboration with Janelle Monae

17 May

Tayla Parx has teased a new collaboration with Janelle Monae.

“I was finishing up Janelle Monae album in ATL and Big Boi walks in like ..you tryna do a freestyle like that on my record? Love the south,” the American singer/songwriter tweeted on Tuesday (May 16, 2017).

Parx (real name Taylor Parks) is responsible for co-writing Mariah Carey’s “Infinity,” Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” Jojo’s “Fuck Apologies,” Jason Derulo’s “Love Me Down,” Meghan Trainor’s “Better,” Fifth Harmony’s “Bo$$,” Jennifer Lopez’s “So Good,” and Keyshia Cole’s “Rick James.”

Her extensive resume delivers additional works with producers KAYTRANADA, Eric Hudson, Illangelo, Tommy Brown, Dem Jointz, Noel Zancanella, T-Collar, Ian Kirkpatrick, Electric, Ricky Reed, TMS, Emanuel Kiriakou, Andrew Goldstein, The Stereotypes, Rodney Jerkins, Greg Wells, Antonio Dixon, The Rascals, Mitch Allan, Nick Monson, and Daniel “Daylight” Kyriakides.

Meanwhile, Monae is expected to release her fourth studio collection, which serves as the follow-up 2013’s “The Electric Lady,” later this year Wondaland Records in partnership with Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further collaborations Jonny Lattimer (Kwabs, Ellie Goulding), Ina Wroldsen (Britney Spears, Rag’n’Bone Man), Adriano Buffone (Avicii, JP Cooper), Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (RAYE, Clean Bandit) and Fred Cox (Tanika Bailey, Jamie Lidell).

Fans of Parx’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Cassie, Ariana Grande, Christina Aguilera, Demi Lovato, Kesha, Fleur East, Mollie King, Stanaj, Diana Gordon, Alina Baraz, Majid Jordan, Hailee Steinfeld, Skip Marley, Tori Kelly, and Cameron Dallas.

Stream “The Electric Lady” below.

Kara Marni teases new collaboration with MNEK

15 May

Kara Marni has teased a new collaboration with MNEK.

“Wrote a BOP with ma new bestie @mnek today,” the British singer/songwriter posted to Instagram on Monday (May 15, 2017).

Recent songwriting/production credits by MNEK (born Uzoechi Emenike) include Dua Lipa’s “IDGAF,” Becky Hill’s “Rude Love,” Zara Larsson’s “What They Say,” Jax Jones’ “You Don’t Know Me,” Tom Aspaul’s “Messy,” Little Mix’s “Touch,” Jojo’s “Good Thing,” Craig David’s “Change My Love,” Matoma’s “False Alarm,” JKAY’s “Danger,” and Sub Focus’ “Don’t You Feel It.”

His extensive resume boasts additional works with fellow musicians including Diplo, Jin Jin, Dimitri Tikovoi, Kamille, Amish “ADP” Patel, Grace Barker, Max McElligott, Caroline Ailin, Tre Jean-Marie, Noonie Bao, Jean Baptiste-Kouame, Kara DioGuardi, Mike Spencer, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Youthonix, Diane Warren, Philip Plested, Laura Dockrill, Josh Record, and TMS.

Meanwhile, Marni is expected to release her debut project – featuring lead single “No Ordinary Love” – later this year via First Access Entertainment.

Other producers expected to appear on the still-untitled collection are Mac & Phil (Emeli Sande), GRADES (Jess Glynne), Fred Cox (RAYE), Laconic (Cover Drive), The Rascals (Ariana Grande), Joel Compass (Tinashe), All About She (Sasha Keable) and Chris Loco (Rita Ora).

Fans of MNEK’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Cassie, Bebe Rexha, Ella Henderson, Rozes, Charli XCX, Mabel McVey, Ray BLK, Chromeo, Tamera Foster, Adam Lambert, Wolfie, Melissa Steel, Diztortion, Mo Adeniran, Christina Aguilera, and Akon.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to MNEK’s work!

Denai Moore confirms details for sophomore album

10 May

Denai Moore has confirmed the details for her upcoming sophomore album.

The British singer/songwriter christened her second studio collection “We Used to Bloom” and will release it on June 16 via Because Music.

Current promotional singles “Trickle” and “Does it Get Easier?” are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project, which was entirely produced Steph Marziano, with additional contributions from Fred Cox and Kwabs, serves as the follow-up to 2015’s “Elsewhere,” which spawned productions and songwriting contributions from Rodaidh McDonald (“Piano Song”), Kid Harpoon (“Absent”), TIEKS (“Flaws”), Blue May (“Last Time”) and Plan B (“Feeling”).

See the tracklisting for “We Used to Bloom” below.

(1) Let it Happen / (2) Desolately Devoted / (3) Trickle / (4) Twilight / (5) Do They Care? / (6) Leave it Up to You / (7) Bring You Shame / (8) Does It Get Easier? / (9) Poor Person / (10) All the Way (featuring Kwabs)