Tag Archives: Future Cut

Hamzaa hits the studio with Iain James, TMS

13 Nov

British singer/songwriter Hamzaa Malika, known mononymously as Hamzaa, has enlisted Iain James and TMS for a new collaboration.

James is responsible for co-writing Little Mix’s “Shout Out to My Ex,” Anne-Marie’s “Heavy,” Sinead Harnett’s “She Ain’t Me,” Craig David’s “Officially Yours,” Leona Lewis’ “One More Sleep,” and Olly Murs’ “Unpredictable.”

Meanwhile TMS (composed of Thomas “Froe” Barnes, Benjamin Kohn, and Peter “Merf” Kelleher) co-wrote and produced cuts for Kamille (“Emotional”), Jess Glynne (“Don’t Be So Hard on Yourself”), Justine Skye (“Don’t Think About It”), Louisa Johnson (“Best Behaviour”) and Paloma Faith (“Till I’m Done”).

Hamzaa’s debut EP “First Signs of Me” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The collection boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Future Cut (“Nothing Can Be Done”), Pantha (“Breathing”), Aston Rudi (“Saving Grace”), Jacob Attwooll (“You”) and Eddie Serafica (“Stranded Love”).

Stream “First Signs of Me” below.

Hamzaa releases debut mini-album “First Signs of Me”

4 Nov

British singer/songwriter Hamzaa Malika, known mononymously as Hamzaa, has released her debut mini-album online.

“First Signs of Me” – featuring six songs in the shape of “Red,” “Breathing,” “Stranded Love,” “Nothing Can Be Done,” “Saving Grace” and “You” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The project also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Future Cut (Rita Ora, Nicole Scherzinger), Aaron “Pantha”Cowan (Emeli Sande, Kara Marni), Jacob Attwooll (Dua Lipa, Fleur East), Aston Rudi (Tamera Foster, Abi Ocia) and Eddie Serafica (Lily Moore, James Bay).

Stream “First Signs of Me” below.

Tamera Foster hits the studio with Aston Rudi, Dayyon Alexander

31 Oct

British singer/songwriter Tamera Foster has teamed up with Astoni Rudi and Dayyon Alexander for a new collaboration.

Rudi’s songwriting and production resume boasts works with Sophie Faith’s “Bad Blood,” Jaz Karis’s “Petty Lover,” Anais’s “Nina,” Elli Ingram’s “Table for Two,” Ray BLK’s “Gone,” and Abi Ocia’s “Konfyt.”

Meanwhile, Alexander is responsible for co-writing/producing Demi Lovato’s “Hitchhiker” and “Concentrate,” Ella Mai’s “Everything” (featuring John Legend), and Madison Beer’s “Say It To My Face.”

While no release date has been set for Tamera’s debut project, she has worked with songwriters and producers including Mac & Phil, Eyelar, XSDTRK, Chelcee Grimes, Naughty Boy, Parker Ighile, Electric, Arrow Benjamin, and Future Cut.

Tamera also co-wrote Bakermat’s “Don’t Want You Back” alongside Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett and Komi Al-Hakam. The Kiesza-featuring track is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Stream the audio clip for “Don’t Want You Back” below.

RuthAnne teams up with Fraser T. Smith for new single “It Is What It Is”

17 Oct

RuthAnne has announced the details for her new single.

The Irish singer/songwriter (also known as Ruth-Anne Cunningham) christened “It Is What It Is” as her next promotional cut and will release it on November 16 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Fraser T. Smith, whose recent credits include Craig David’s “I Know You,” Raye’s “Decline,” Calum Scott’s “You Are the Reason,” Dakota’s “Hate Loving You,” and Nina Nesbitt’s “Loyal to Me.”

RuthAnne is currently working on her debut album, which features previous singles “Liquid” (Mark Jackson, Ian Scott, Cadenza), “Take My Place” (Heidi Rojas, Future Cut) and “The Vow” (Julian Bunetta, AftrHrs, Future Cut).

As a songwriter, RuthAnne has penned songs for Jojo (“Too Little, Too Late”), Katharine McPhee (“Over It”), Leona Lewis (“Perfection”), Britney Spears (“Work Bitch”) and Niall Horan (“Slow Hands”).

Stream the audio clip for “Take My Place” below.

Sinead Harnett hits the studio with Illangelo, Doc McKinney

13 Sep

British singer/songwriter Sinead Harnett has teamed up with Carlo “Illangelo” Montagnese and Martin “Doc” McKinney for a new collaboration.

Illangelo is responsible for producing Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” Post Malone’s “I Fall Apart,” Emeli Sande’s “Starlight,” Majid Jordan’s “Something About You,” Katy Perry’s “Pendulum,” and The Weeknd’s “Tell Your Friends.”

Meanwhile, Doc McKinney’s production resume boasts works with John Legend (“Wanna Be Loved”), Drake (“The Ride”), Santigold (“Outside the War”), The Weeknd (“Starboy”), Future (“Low Life”) and M.I.A. (“Exodus”).

Besides writing songs on the next projects by Little Mix and Louise Redknapp, Harnett is expected to release her next project – featuring the Grades-produced lead single “Body” – later this year via all digital streaming outlets.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Future Cut, Paul E. Phamous, Marlon Roudette, Alan Sampson, J Mills, Monro, Ari PenSmith, P2J, Michael Angelo, Hue “SoundzFire” Strother, Autumn Rowe, Maths Time Joy, Stint, and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins.

Watch the music video for “Body” below.

Sinead Harnett hits the studio with Future Cut

31 Aug

Sinead Harnett has recorded new music with Future Cut.

The British songwriting and production duo – composed of Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola – have previously helmed songs for Maxine Ashley (“Happy With or Without You”), RuthAnne (“Take My Place”), Whinnie Williams (“Too Strong”), Littke Mix (“How Ya Doing?”) and Stooshe (“Black Heart”).

Future Cut have also collaborated with songwriters including Andrea Martin, Kara DioGuardi, Lindy Robbins, Wayne Hector, Nicole Morier, Shaznay Lewis, Chelcee Grimes, James Fauntleroy, Amanda Ghost, Traci Hale, Jo Perry, Claude Kelly, Erika Nuri, Makeba Riddick, Amy Wadge, and Cathy Dennis.

Besides writing songs on the next projects by Little Mix and Louise Redknapp, Harnett is expected to release her next project – featuring the Grades-produced lead single “Body” – later this year via all digital streaming outlets.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts contributions from Marlon Roudette, Alan Sampson, J Mills, Monro, Ari PenSmith, P2J, Michael Angelo, Hue Strother, Autumn Rowe, Maths Time Joy, Stint, and Rodney Jerkins.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Future Cut’s works!

RuthAnne delivers new promotional single “Take My Place”

12 May

Irish singer/songwriter Ruth-Anne Cunningham, known mononymously as RuthAnne, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Take My Place” – which was co-written by Heidi Rogas and produced by Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola of Future Cut – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

RuthAnne’s upcoming debut album – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Julian Bunetta, AFTERHRS, Noah Breakfast, and Malay – is scheduled to arrive later this year.

Among the artists RuthAnne previously penned songs for are Jojo (“Too Little, Too Late”), Katharine McPhee (“Over It”), Martin Garrix (“In the Name of Love”), Britney Spears (“Work Bitch”) and Niall Horan (“Slow Hands”).

Stream the audio clip for “Take My Place” below.