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GRACE debuts new song “Church on a Sunday”

30 Jun

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GRACE has debuted a new song online.

The Australian singer-songwriter posted the audio clip for “Church on a Sunday” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (June 30, 2016).

“Church on a Sunday” was co-written by Charles “Prince Charles” Hinshaw Jr., whose other credits include Rihanna’s “Needed Me” [Roc Nation], Beyonce’s “Ring Off” [Columbia] and Usher’s “More” [RCA].

Production duties were handled by Da Internz, who are also responsible for Tamar Braxton’s “If I Don’t Have You” [Epic], John Legend’s “Made to Love” [Columbia] and Nicki Minaj’s “Anaconda” [Cash Money].

As mentioned in earlier posts, GRACE will release her first studio collection “FMA” – featuring “You Don’t Own Me,” “Hell of a Girl” and “Boyfriend Jeans” – on July 1st via iTunes in partnership with RCA Records.

Other album contributors include Parker Ighile, Quincy Jones, Fraser T. Smith, Mike “Scribz” Riley, Kassa “PRGRSHN” Alexander, Philip “Hardwerk” Constable, Victoria “Vickytola” Akintola, Mannie Fresh, and Mario “R!o” Jefferson.

Listen to the audio clip for “Church on a Sunday” below.

GRACE announces debut album details

10 Jun

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GRACE has announced the details for her debut album.

The Australian singer-songwriter christened her first studio collection “FMA” – which is short for Forgive My Attitude – and will release it on July 1st via RCA Records.

Current single “Hell of a Girl” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written Philip “Hardwork” Constable (Mya, Monica Brown) and Charles “Prince Charles” Hinshaw Jr. (Usher, Jessica Mauboy).

Other musicians backing GRACE on “FMA” are Parker Ighile, Bilal “The Chef” Hajji, Fraser T. Smith, Diane Warren, Labrinth, Jimmy Napes, Mark Ralph, Naughty Boy, and Tobias Jesso Jr.

Watch the music video for “Hell of a Girl” below.

GRACE premieres “Hell of a Girl” music video

15 May

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GRACE has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The Australian singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Hell of Girl” to her Vevo channel on Friday (May 13, 2016).

“Hell of a Girl” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by GRACE along with Philip “Hardwork” Constable (Mya Harrison, Monica Brown) and Charles “Prince Charles” Hinshaw Jr. (Usher, Jessica Mauboy).

Video treatment was handled by Dano Cerny, who previously worked with the likes of Tori Kelly (“Hollow”), Galantis (“In My Head”), Sigma (“Redemption”) and Erik Hassle (“Natural Born Lovers”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, GRACE is expected to release her upcoming debut album – featuring previous singles “Boyfriend Jeans” and “You Don’t Own Me” – later this year through RCA Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Parker Ighile, Bilal “The Chef” Hajji, Fraser T. Smith, Diane Warren, Labrinth, Jimmy Napes, Mark Ralph, Naughty Boy, and Tobias Jesso Jr.

Watch the music video for “Hell of a Girl” below.

Grace announces new single “Hell of a Girl”

11 May

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Grace has announced the title of her new single.

The Australian singer-songwriter christened “Hell of a Girl” as the next promotional cut from her debut album and will release it on May 13.

“Hell of a Girl” serves as the follow-up to previous single “You Don’t Own Me,” which peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Grace is expected to drop her upcoming debut album later this year through RCA Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers contributions from Labrinth (Rihanna), Diane Warren (Lady Gaga), Jimmy Napes (Alicia Keys), Mark Ralph (Lion Babe), Naughty Boy (Emeli Sande) and Tobias Jesso Jr. (Adele).

Watch the music video for “Boyfriend Jeans” below.

Grace hits the studio with Naughty Boy

18 Dec

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Grace has recorded new music with Naughty Boy.

It is yet to be known whether the session was intended for a future Naughty Boy release of Grace’s upcoming debut album.

The British songwriter and record producer – real name Shahid Khan – recently teamed up with Beyonce and Arrow Benjamin for his latest single “Runnin’ (Lose it All),” which peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

His forthcoming second album and follow-up to 2013’s “Hotel Cabana” reportedly features further guest appearances from Emeli Sande, MNEK, Ella Eyre, Miguel, Ava Lily, and Kiesza.

Meanwhile, Grace is scheduled to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “You Don’t Own Me” and “Boyfriend Jeans” – next year through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled set delivers additional alliances with Parker Ighile (Rihanna), Diane Warren (Ciara), Fraser T. Smith (Adele), Mark Ralph (Lion Babe), Jimmy Napes (Disclosure), Tobias Jesso Jr. (Sia), and Labrinth (The Weeknd).

Watch the music video for “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” below.

Grace releases “Boyfriend Jeans” music video

14 Oct

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Grace has released the music video for her new single online.

The Australian singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Boyfriend Jeans” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (October 14, 2015).

Production duties on “Boyfriend Jeans” were handled by Fraser T. Smith, who’s also behind Leona Lewis’ “Come Alive” [Syco], CeeLo Green’s “Cry Baby” [Elektra] and Ellie Goulding’s “Your Biggest Mistake” [Polydor].

Grace’s first mini-collection “Memo” – featuring previous singles “You Don’t Own Me” and “Dirty Harry” – is now available for download via iTunes.

Her upcoming debut album will hit stores and digital outlets next year through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled LP reportedly boasts alliances with Diane Warren (Beyonce, Rita Ora), Mark Ralph (Lion Babe, Clean Bandit), Jimmy Napes (Alicia Keys, Sam Smith) and Labrinth (Rihanna, Jess Glynne).

Meanwhile, Fraser T. Smith co-wrote and produced songs on the forthcoming projects by Fleur East, Sigma, Dua Lipa, Krishane, Javeon, Anne-Marie, Karen Harding, Maverick Sabre, Ella Henderson, and Dakota.

Watch the music video for “Boyfriend Jeans” below.

Grace shares music video for new single “Dirty Harry”

7 Oct

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Grace has shared the music video for her new single online.

The Australian singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Dirty Harry” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (October 07, 2015).

“Dirty Harry” was written by Grace and Anita Brown along with Parker Ighile, whose other credits include Ariana Grande’s “Piano” [Republic], Rihanna’s “What Now” [SRP] and Nicki Minaj’s “Four Door Aventador” [Cash Money].

Grace’s debut mini-collection “Memo” – featuring previous singles “Boyfriend Jeans” and “You Don’t Own Me” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Her upcoming debut album reportedly boasts contributions from Labrinth (Usher, Mary J. Blige), Jimmy Napes (Alicia Keys, Sam Smith), Mark Ralph (Clean Bandit, Lion Babe) and Fraser T. Smith (Fleur East, Craig David).

Watch the music video for “Dirty Harry” below.

Disclosure unwraps tracklist for new album “Caracal”

1 Aug

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Disclosure have unwrapped the tracklist for their upcoming album.

The electronic music production duo will release “Caracal” on September 25 through PMR Records and Island Records.

Group members Guy and Howard Lawrence co-wrote “Caracal” along with regular collaborator Jimmy Napes, whose credits include Clean Bandit (“Rather Be”), Mary J. Blige (“Right Now”) and Gorgon City (“Unmissable”).

Furthermore, Napes has contributed to the next projects by Alicia Keys [RCA Records], Ellie Goulding [Polydor Records], Eliza Doolittle [Parlophone Records], Karen Harding [Capitol Records] and Grace [RCA Records].

Disclosure’s debut album, 2013’s “Settle,” debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and spawned hit singles including “Latch” (featuring Sam Smith), “White Noise” (featuring AlunaGeorge)” and “Voices” (featuring Sasha Keable).

On the highly-anticipated new album, Disclosure have enlisted the likes of The Weeknd (“Nocturnal”), Lorde (“Magnets”), Miguel (“Good Intentions”), Lion Babe (“Hourglass”), Nao (“Supergo”) and Kwabs (“Willing & Able”).

Peep the tracklisting for “Caracal” below.

(01) Nocturnal (featuring The Weeknd) / (02) Omen (featuring Sam Smith) / (03) Holding On (featuring Gregory Porter) / (04) Hourglass (featuring Lion Babe) / (05) Willing & Able (featuring Kwabs) / (06) Magnets (featuring Lorde) / (07) Jaded / (08) Good Intentions (featuring Miguel) / (09) Superego (featuring Nao) / (10) Echoes / (11) Masterpiece (featuring Jordan Rakei) / (12) Molecules / (13) Moving Mountains (featuring Brendan Riley) / (14) Bang That / (15) After Thought

Grace works with Mark Ralph for debut album

15 Jul

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Grace has worked with Mark Ralph for her upcoming debut album.

Ralph recently co-wrote and co-produced Years & Years’ first studio collection, “Communion,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Polydor Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

His other credits include Clean Bandit’s “Extraordinary” f/ Sharna Bass [Atlantic Records], The Magician’s “Together” [Spinnin Records] and Blonde’s “I Loved You” f/ Melissa Steel [Parlophone Records].

Meanwhile, Grace is expected to release her first studio collection later this year through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Other album contributors include Parker Ighile (Nicki Minaj, Jessie J), Labrinth (Rihanna, Ed Sheeran), Jimmy Napes (Alicia Keys, Sam Smith), Fraser T. Smith (Tori Kelly, Britney Spears) and Diane Warren (Beyonce, Rita Ora).

Watch the music video for “You Don’t Own Me” below.

Grace creates new music with Jimmy Napes

8 Jul

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Grace is making new music with Jimmy Napes.

“In the studio with @jimmynapes about to create,” the Australian singer/songwriter posted to her Instagram page on Wednesday (July 08, 2015).

Napes is known co-writing and / or producing Sam Smith’s “Stay with Me” [Capitol], Disclosure’s “Holding On” f/ Gregory Portman [Island] and Clean Bandit’s “Rather Be” f/ Jess Glynne [Atlantic].

His resume includes additional alliances with Alicia Keys [RCA], Mary J. Blige [Capitol], Eliza Doolittle [Parlophone], Jessie Ware [Island], Karen Harding [Method] and Ellie Goulding [Polydor].

Meanwhile, Grace’s debut album is expected to be released later this year through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly features contributions from Parker Ighile (Rihanna, Jessie J), Diane Warren (Beyonce, Celine Dion), Fraser T. Smith (Adele, Leona Lewis) and Labrinth (Emeli Sande, Lianne La Havas).

Watch the music video for “Give it Up” below.