Tag Archives: Gabrielle

Gabrielle teases new promotional single “Under My Skin”

10 Dec

Gabrielle has announced the title of her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Louise Gabrielle Bobb) has christened “Under My Skin” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming album and will release it soon via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Ian Barter, whose resume boasts additional works with Paloma Faith (“Broken Doll), Guy Sebastian (“Died and Gone to Heaven”), Alex Hepburn (“Woman”) and Izzy Bizu (“What Makes You Happy”).

Gabrielle’s last studio collection, 2007’s “Always,” debuted at number eleven on the UK Albums Chart and spawned two singles in the shape of the Paul Weller-featuring “Why” and Julian Gallagher-produced “Every Little Teardrop.”

Her greatest hits collection, 2013’s “Now and Always: 20 Years of Dreaming,” spawned contributions from Richard “Biff” Stannard (“When a Woman”), Emeli Sande (“It Takes Time”), Johnny Douglas (“I Wish”), Paddy Byrne (“Say Goodbye”), Syience (“Knew Me”) and Jonathan Shorten (“Sunshine”).

Stream the audio clip for “Give Me a Little More Time” below.

Naughty Boy teams up with Beyonce, Benjamin Arrow for new single

17 Sep

NAUGHTY-BOY

Naughty Boy has announced the title for his new single.

The British record producer and songwriter christened “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” as the first promotional cut from his upcoming sophomore album.

“Runnin’ (Lose It All)” – featuring vocals from Beyonce and Arrow Benjamin – was co-written by Carla Marie Williams (Alesha Dixon, The Saturdays) and Jonathan “Jonny” Coffer (Leona Lewis, Jess Glynne).

Naughty Boy’s next studio collection – delivering further guest appearances from Emeli Sande and Ella Eyre – is expected to be released later this year through Naughty Records and Virgin EMI Records.

His first album, 2013’s “Hotel Cabana,” peaked to number two on the UK Albums Chart and spawned collaborations with Gabrielle (“Hollywood”), Sam Smith (“La La La”), Ed Sheeran (“Top Floor”) and Wiz Khalifa (“Think About It”).

On the production front, Naughty Boy has contributed to the next projects by Tamera Foster [Syco Music], Nico & Vinz [Warner Bros], Rihanna [Roc Nation], Ava Lily [Virgin EMI], Tanika [Tim & Danny Music] and Cover Drive [TBA].

Preview “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” below.

Naughty Boy reveals official songwriting credits for debut album ‘Hotel Cabana’

2 Aug

Naughty Boy - Hotel Cabana

Naughty Boy has unveiled the songwriting credits for his upcoming album.

The British producer – real name Shahid Khan – will release “Hotel Cabana” in the United Kingdom on August 26 via EMI Music Group / Virgin Records.

New single “Lifted” – which features frequent collaborator Emeli Sande – will be released on August 19 via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

The track serves as the follow-up to previous single “La La La (featuring Sam Smith),” which debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart.

Other artists backing Naughty Boy on “Hotel Cabana” are Gabrielle [TBA], Ella Eyre [Virgin Records], Maiday [Interscope Records], Wiz Khalifa [Atlantic Records], Ed Sheeran [Elektra Records] and Bastille [Virgin Records].

Fans of Naughty Boy’s productions should keep an eye on the next albums by Britney Spears [RCA Records], Lily Allen [Parlophone Records], Jennifer Hudson [RCA Records], Kat Dahlia [Epic Records], A*M*E [Epic Records], Misha B [Relentless Records] and Mutya Keisha Siobhan [Polydor Records].

Naughty Boy – Hotel Cabana [Official Songwriting Credits]:
“Act I” – (Shahid Khan, George Mpanga).
“Welcome to Cabana” – (Shahid Khan, Emeli Sande, Patrick Okogwu).
“Wonder” – (Shahid Khan, Emeli Sande, Hugo Chegwin, Harry Craze).
“Think About It” – (Shahid Khan, Andrea Martin, Mustafa Omer, James Murray, Luke Juby, Wiz Khalifa).
“Hollywood” – (Shahid Khan, Emeli Sande).
“Act II” – (Shahid Khan, George Mpanga).
“La La La” – (Shahid Khan, Sam Smith, Jonny Coffer, Al-Hakam Al Koubaisy, Frobyisher Mbabzi, James Murray, Jimmy Napes, Mustafa Omer).
“One Way” – (Shahid Khan, Rachel Moulden, Luke Juby, Rocky Takaloo).
“Pluto” – (Shahid Khan, Emeli Sande, Jermaine Scott, Hugo Chegwin, Harry Craze, Luke Juby).
“So Strong” – (Shahid Khan, Grace Ackerman, Philip Plested).
“No One’s Here to Sleep” – (Shahid Khan, Dan Smith).
“Lifted” – (Shahid Khan, Emeli Sande, Hugo Chegwin, Harry Craze, Mustafa Omer, James Murray, Jonny Koffer).
“Top Floor” – (Shahid Khan, Ed Sheeran).
“Epilogue” – (Shahid Khan, George Mpanga).

Naughty Boy reveals official artwork, tracklisting for debut album ‘Hotel Cabana’

9 Jul

Naughty Boy - Hotel Cabana

Naughty Boy has revealed the artwork and tracklisting for his upcoming album.

The super producer – real name Shahid Khan – will release “Hotel Cabana” in the United Kingdom on August 26 via EMI Music Group / Virgin Records.

Among the artists backing Naughty Boy on the new collection are Emeli Sande (“Lifted”), Gabrielle (“Hollywood”), Sam Smith (“La La La”), Wiz Khalifa & Ella Eyre (“Think About It”), Bastille (“No One’s Here to Sleep”), Mic Righteous & Maiday (“One Way”) and Ed Sheeran (“Top Floor”).

As a music producer, NB has been enlisted for the next projects by Britney Spears [RCA Records], Lily Allen [Parlophone Records], Jennifer Hudson [RCA Records], Kat Dahlia [Epic Records], Mutya Keisha Siobhan [Polydor Records], Tanika Bailey [Virgin Records] and Ms. Dynamite [Relentless Records].

Naughty Boy – Hotel Cabana [Official Tracklisting]:

“Act 1” (featuring George the Poet)
“Welcome to Cabana” (featuring Emeli Sande & Tinie Tempah)
“Wonder” (featuring Emeli Sande)
“Think About It” (featuring Wiz Khalifa & Ella Eyre)
“Hollywood” (featuring Gabrielle)
“Act 2” (featuring George the Poet)
“La La La” (featuring Sam Smith)
“One Way” (featuring Mic Righteous & Maiday)
“Pluto” (featuring Emeli Sande & Wretch 32)
“So Strong” (featuring Chasing Grace)
“No One’s Here to Sleep” (featuring Bastille)
“Lifted” (featuring Emeli Sande)
“Top Floor” (featuring Ed Sheeran)
“Epilogue” (featuring George the Poet)

Gabrielle hits the studio with Paul O’Duffy for new album

29 Jan

Gabrielle has collaborated with Paul Staveley O’Duffy for her upcoming as-yet-untitled sixth album, which serves as the follow-up to 2007’s “Always.”

The British hitmaker is responsible for co-writing and producing tracks including “Wake Up Alone” by Amy Winehouse [Universal Music Group / Island Records], “Didn’t I” by Marlon Roudette [Warner Music Group / Warner Bros. Records] and “Yeah Right” by Dionne Bromfield [Universal Music Group / Island Records].

Meanwhile, other musicians backing Gabrielle on the new collection are Richard “Biff” Stannard (Kylie Minogue, Sophie Ellis Bextor), Reginald “Syience” Perry (Paloma Stoecker, Cheryl Cole), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Leona Lewis, Alesha Dixon) and Mojam Music: James Murray & Mustafa Omer (Mutya Keisha Siobhan, Emeli Sande).

Gabrielle reunites with Richard “Biffco” Stannard for new album

16 Oct

Gabrielle has reunited with Richard “Biffco” Stannard for her upcoming as-yet-untitled sixth album, which will be released in early 2013.

The British singer/songwriter – real name Louise Gabrielle Bobb – has previously teamed up with Richard “Biffco” Stannard on tracks “When a Woman,” “Tell Me What You Dream,” “Falling,” “Stay the Same” and “You Used to Love Me.”

Some of his more recent credits include “Stand Up” by One Direction [Sony Music Entertainment / Syco Music / Columbia Records], “Ritual” by Ellie Goulding [Universal Music Group / Polydor Records] and “How Ya Doin?” by Little Mix [Sony Music Entertainment / Syco Music / RCA Records].

The new collection by Gabrielle serves as the follow-up to 2007’s “Always.” That release debuted at number eleven on the UK Albums Chart. It also launched hit singles “Why” and “Every Little Teardrop.”