Tag Archives: Grace “Daya” Tandon

Daya hits the studio with Sean Douglas for new collaboration

26 Oct

Daya has recorded new material with Sean Douglas.

The American songwriter recently co-penned “Sorry Not Sorry” for Demi Lovato alongside Warren “Oak” Felder, Zaire Kaolo, and Trevor Brown. The track peaked to number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles.

Other notable songwriting credits by Douglas include Thomas Rhett’s “Die a Happy Man,” Madonna’s “Ghosttown,” Nick Jonas’ “Levels,” Chris Brown’s “Zero,” Fifth Harmony’s “Sledgehammer,” RedOne’s “Don’t You Need Somebody,” Dua Lipa’s “Garden,” and The Chainsmokers’ “Honest.”

Meanwhile, Daya is expected to release her sophomore studio collection early next year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Toby Gad (John Legend), Chloe Angelides (Era Istrefi), Deputy (Mack Wilds), Sasha Sloan (Camila Cabello), Jesse Saint John (Marina Diamandis), Lukas “Lulou” Loules (Tinashe) and Simon Wilcox (Britney Spears).

Daya’s current promotional single “New” – which was co-written by Brett “Leland” McLaughlin and James Newman alongside the song’s producers Nolan “Sir Nolan” Lambroza and Stargate (aka Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen) – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Watch the music video for “New” below.

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.