Tag Archives: Grace “Daya” Tandon

Daya announces new promotional single details

10 Oct

Daya has announced the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter (born Grace Martine Tandon) christened “New” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming sophomore album and will release it on October 12 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Troye Sivan, Selena Gomez), James Newman (Kesha, Hailee Steinfeld), Nolan “Sir Nolan” Lambroza (Rita Ora, Nick Jonas) and Stargate (Beyonce, Christina Milian).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Daya’s forthcoming second studio collection is expected to arrive early next year via ARTBEATZ Entertainment / Sony Music Red.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Sit Still, Look Pretty” reportedly boasts additional contributions from Toby Gad (Pixie Lott, Natasha Bedingfield), Sasha Sloan (Alma, Camila Cabello), Deputy (Raye, Mack Wilds), Chloe Angelides (Lea Michele, Demi Lovato) and Lukas “Lulou” Loules (Tinashe, Era Istrefi).

Watch the music video for “Hide Away” below.

Daya hits the studio with Stargate

19 Jul

Photo Credit: Evan Woods

American singer/songwriter Grace Martine Tandon, professionally known as Daya, has teamed up Stargate for a new collaboration.

“@Daya crushing it,” the Norwegian songwriting and production duo posted to their Instagram account on Wednesday (July 19, 2017).

Stargate’s recent credits include OneRepublic’s “No Vacancy,” Bebe Rexha’s “Bad Bitch,” Julia Michaels’ “Issues,” Zara Larsson’s “Sundown,” AlunaGeorge’s “Hold Your Head High,” Gwen Stefani’s “Asking for It,” Sofia Carson’s “Back to Beautiful,” and Charli XCX’s “After the Afterparty.”

Composed of Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, the hitmaking duo have also contributed to the next projects by Camila Cabello [Syco Music/Epic Records], Tinashe [RCA Records], Rita Ora [Atlantic Records UK], Zoey Dollaz [Epic Records] and KYLE [Indie-Pop/Atlantic Records].

Meanwhile, Daya is reportedly working on her upcoming sophomore album under ARTBEATZ Entertainment / Sony Music Red.

The still-untitled collection follows 2016’s “Sit Still, Look Pretty,” which peaked to thirty-six on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Hide Away” and “Words.”

Watch the music video for “Sit Still, Look Pretty” below.