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Calvin Harris, HAIM release “Pray to God” music video

11 Feb

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Calvin Harris has released the music video for his new single online.

The Scottish DJ and record producer posted the Emil Nava-directed clip for “Pray to God” to his official Vevo channel on Wednesday (February 11, 2015).

“Pray to God” is lifted from the artist’s latest album, “Motion,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Columbia Records.

The HAIM-assisted track was co-written and co-produced by Ariel Rechtshaid, whose recent credits include Madonna’s “Living for Love” [Interscope Records] and Rae Morris’ “Closer” [Atlantic Records].

Other artists backing Harris on “Motion” are All About She [Disturbing London], John Newman [Island Records], Ellie Goulding [Polydor Records], Big Sean [Def Jam Recordings] and Tinashe [RCA Records].

Meanwhile, fans of Harris’ production and songwriting work should keep an eye on the next projects by Gwen Stefani [Mad Love / Interscope Records] and Rihanna [Roc Nation / SRP Records].

Watch the music video for “Pray to God” below.

Calvin Harris drafts HAIM for new single “Pray to God”

8 Jan

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Calvin Harris has confirmed the details for his new single.

The Scottish DJ, record producer and songwriter christened “Pray to God” – featuring HAIM – as the next promotional cut from his latest album, “Motion,” out now via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

“Pray to God” was produced by Harris along with Ariel Rechtshaid, who also worked with Madonna (“Living for Love”), Kylie Minogue (“If Only”), Charli XCX (“Doing It”) and Sky Ferreira (“Everything is Embarrassing”).

The track follows previous single, the Ellie Goulding-assisted “Outside,” which peaked at number six on the UK Singles Chart.

As mentioned in earlier posts, “Motion” boasts further guest appearances from Gwen Stefani [Interscope Records], John Newman [Island Records], Tinashe [RCA Records] and All About She [Disturbing London].

Listen to the audio clip for “Pray to God” below.

Hamada Mania’s favorite songs of 2014

11 Dec

Ella Henderson

Song Title: “Beautifully Unfinished”
Performed By: Ella Henderson.
Written By: Ella Henderson, Lindy Robbins & Steve Robson.
Produced By: Steve Robson & Komi (El-Hakam Al-Kaubaisy).
Label: Syco Music.

Keyshia03

Song Title: “Believer”
Performed By: Keyshia Cole.
Written By: Ester Dean, Jasper Cameron, Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen.
Produced By: Stargate.
Label: Interscope Records.

Sia02

Song Title: “Big Girls Cry”
Performed By: Sia.
Written By: Sia Furler & Christopher Braide.
Produced By: Greg Kurstin & Christopher Braide.
Label: RCA Records.

ColbieCaillat

Song Title: “Break Free”
Performed By: Colbie Caillat.
Written By: Colbie Caillat & Christopher Braide.
Produced By: Christopher Braide.
Label: Republic Records.

Tiaan

Song Title: “Devil’s Touch”
Performed By: TIAAN.
Produced By: Arnthor Birgisson.
Label: AristoTracks.

Cover Drive

Song Title: “Easy Life”
Performed By: Cover Drive.
Written By: Amanda Reifer, T-Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding, Barry Hill, Kerrie Thomas-Armstrong, Dan Goudie & Ashley Milton.
Label: Independent Release.

Jennifer - Same Girl

Song Title: “Expertease (Ready Set Go)”
Performed By: Jennifer Lopez.
Written By: Jennifer Lopez, Sia Furler, Warren “Oak” Felder and Steve “Aceface” Mostyn.
Produced By: Warren “Oak” Felder and Steve “Aceface” Mostyn.
Label: Capitol Records.

Clean-Bandit

Song Title: “Extraordinary”
Performed By: Clean Bandit (featuring Sharna Bass).
Written By: James Napier, Gustave Rudman, Grace Chatto & Jack Patterson.
Produced By: Jack Patterson & Mark Ralph.
Label: Black Butter / Atlantic Records.

Goapele

Song Title: “Hey Boy” (solo version)
Performed By: Goapele.
Written By: Estelle Swaray, Lauren Evans, David “DQ” Quinones, Lance Tolbert & Keith Harris.
Produced By: Keith Harris.
Label: Skyblaze Recordings / BMG Rights Management.

Leah McFall

Song Title: “Home”
Performed By: Leah McFall (featuring will.i.am).
Written By: William Adams, Jean Baptiste Kouame, Michael McHenry, Ryan “DJ Replay” Buendia, Alex Ebert & Jade Castrinos.
Produced By: will.i.am & Free School.
Label: Capitol Records.

Christina02

Song Title: “Human”
Performed By: Christina Perri.
Written By: Christina Perri & Martin Johnson.
Produced By: Martin Johnson.
Label: Atlantic Records.

Haim

Song Title: “If I Could Change Your Mind”
Performed By: HAIM.
Written By: Alana Haim, Danielle Haim, Este Haim & James Ford.
Produced By: James Ford.
Label: Polydor Records.

Ella02

Song Title: “If I Go”
Performed By: Ella Eyre.
Written By: Ella Eyre, Natalia Hajjara & Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers.
Produced By: Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers.
Label: Virgin EMI Records.

Gorgon City

Song Title: “Imagination”
Performed By: Gorgon City (featuring Katy Menditta).
Written By: Emeli Sande, Katy Menditta, Mustafa Omer, James Murray, Kye “Foamo” Gibbon & Matthew “RackNRuin” Robson-Scott
Produced By: Gorgon City & Mojam.
Label: Black Butter / Virgin EMI Records.

Lion Babe01

Song Title: “Jump Hi”
Performed By: Lion Babe (featuring Childish Gambino).
Written By: Jillian Hervey, Lucas Goodman & Makeba Riddick.
Label: Outsiders Recorded Music / Polydor Records.

Ariana-Grande-Yours-Truly-

Song Title: “Just a Little Bit of Your Heart”
Performed By: Ariana Grande.
Written By: Harry Styles & Johan Carlsson.
Produced By: Johan Carlsson & Peter Carlsson.
Label: Republic Records.

LP1

Song Title: “Kicks”
Performed By: FKA twigs.
Written By: Tahliah “FKA twigs” Barnett & Joel Compass.
Produced By: FKA twigs & Cy An.
Label: Young Turks.

Pharrell - Alicia

Song Title: “Know Who You Are”
Performed By: Pharrell Williams (featuring Alicia Keys).
Written By: Pharrell Williams & Alicia Keys.
Produced By: Pharrell Williams.
Label: Columbia Records.

Teyana Taylor01

Song Title: “Maybe”
Performed By: Teyana Taylor (featuring Pusha T & Yo Gotti).
Written By: Teyana Taylor, Andre Proctor, Brian Soko, Rasool Diaz, Jaramye Daniels, Kyle Owens, Akil King, Terrence Thornton & Mario Mims.
Produced By: The Order, Jaramye Daniels & Kyle “KO” Owens.
Label: G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam Recordings.

Kylie Minogue - Kiss Me Once

Song Title: “Million Miles”
Performed By: Kylie Minogue.
Written By: Chelcee Grimes, Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen & Peter Wallevik.
Produced By: Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen & Peter Wallevik.
Label: Parlophone Records.

Sam Smith - In the Lonely Hour

Song Title: “Not in That Way”
Performed By: Sam Smith.
Written By: Sam Smith & Fraser T. Smith.
Produced By: Fraser T. Smith.
Label: Capitol Records.

Marsha

Song Title: “Night Time”
Performed By: Marsha Ambrosius.
Written By: Marsha Ambrosius, Sam Dew, Kenneth Bartolomei, Erik Reyes-Ortiz & Kevin Crowe.
Produced By: J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League.
Label: RCA Records.

Brooke Candy

Song Title: “Opulence”
Performed By: Brooke Candy.
Written By: Brooke Candy, Sia Furler & Thomas “Diplo” Pentz.
Produced By: Thomas “Diplo” Pentz.
Label: RCA Records.

Tourist01

Song Title: “Patterns”
Performed By: Tourist (featuring Lianne La Havas).
Written By: James Napier and William “Tourist” Phillips.
Label: Method Records.

Jessie05

Song Title: “Pieces”
Performed By: Jessie Ware.
Written By: Jessie Ware, James Napier & William “Tourist” Phillips.
Produced By: Emile Haynie.
Label: PMR / Island Records.

Karen Harding01

Song Title: “Say Something”
Performed By: Karen Harding.
Written By: Karen Harding & Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike.
Produced By: Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike.
Label: Method Records / Capitol Records.

Jasmine01

Song Title: “That’s Me Right There”
Performed By: Jasmine Villegas (featuring Kendrick Lamar).
Written By: Carmen Reece, Al Sherrod Lambert, Chris Jackson & Harmony “H-Money” Samuels.
Produced By: Harmony “H-Money” Samuels.
Label: Interscope Records.

Toni-Braxton-Babyface

Song Title: “The D Word”
Performed By: Toni Braxton & Babyface.
Written By: Toni Braxton & Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.
Produced By: Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.
Label: Motown Records.

Mary07

Song Title: “Wonderful”
Performed By: Mary J. Blige.
Written By: Mary J. Blige, Priscilla Renea Hamilton, LaShawn “Big Shiz” Daniels, Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Steve “Aceface” Mostyn & Ronald “Flippa” Colson.
Produced By: Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Steve “Aceface” Mostyn & Ronald “Flippa” Colson.
Label: Epic Records.

Mariah02

Song Title: “You’re Mine (Eternal)”
Performed By: Mariah Carey.
Written By: Mariah Carey & Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins.
Produced By: Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins & Mariah Carey.
Label: Def Jam Recordings.

Calvin Harris, Ellie Goulding share “Outside” music video

12 Nov

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Calvin Harris has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The Scottish DJ and record producer posted the Emil Nava-directed clip for “Outside” to his official Vevo page on Wednesday (November 12, 2014).

“Outside” – featuring vocals from Ellie Goulding – is lifted from Harris’ latest studio collection, “Motion,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The track follows the John Newman-assisted “Blame,” which peaked at number nineteen on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Other artists backing Harris on “Motion” are Gwen Stefani [Interscope Records], Tinashe [RCA Records], Haim [Polydor Records], Big Sean [Def Jam Recordings] and All About She [Disturbing London].

Watch the music video for “Outside” below.

Haim unveil “If I Could Change Your Mind” music video

26 Feb

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Haim have unveiled the music video for their new single online.

“If I Could Change Your Mind” is lifted from the group’s debut album, “Days Are Gone,” out now via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The follow-up to “The Wire” was written by group members Este, Danielle and Alana Haim along with James Ford, who also worked with Arctic Monkeys [Domino Recording Group] and Florence Welch [Island Records].

Video treatment was handled by Warren Fu, whose credits include Depeche Mode’s “Soothe My Soul” [Columbia Records], Daft Punk’s “Lose Yourself to Dance” [Virgin Records] and The Killers’ “Just Another Girl” [Island Records].

Haim’s debut collection “Days Are Gone” was executively produced by Ariel Rechtshaid, who previously wrote material for Usher (“Climax”), Justin Bieber (“Thought of You”) and Sky Ferreira (“You’re Not the One”).

Watch the music video for “If I Could Change Your Mind” below.

HAIM debut music video for new single ‘The Wire’

12 Aug

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HAIM have debuted the music video for their new single online.

“The Wire” marks the fourth promotional single from the group’s upcoming debut album, “Days Are Gone,” which is due in the United Kingdom on September 30 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The track was produced by group members Este, Danielle and Alana Haim along with Ariel Rechtshaid, whose credits include “You’re No Good” by Major Lazer [Mad Decent Records], “Nuclear Seasons” by Charli XCX [Atlantic Records] and “Diane Young” by Vampire Weekend [XL Recordings].

HAIM schedule release date for debut album ‘Days Are Gone’

6 Aug

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HAIM have scheduled the release date for their upcoming debut album.

The rock band will release “Days Are Gone” in the United Kingdom on September 30 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The highly-anticipated project was executively produced by Ariel Rechtshaid, whose credits include “Climax” by Usher [RCA Records], “Push and Shove” by No Doubt featuring Busy Signal [Interscope Records] and “You’re the One” by Charli XCX [Asylum / Atlantic Records].

He also teamed up with other artists including Kylie Minogue [Parlophone Records], Sky Ferreira [Capitol Records], Rita Ora [Columbia Records], Solange Knowles [Saint Records], Marsha Ambrosius [RCA Records], Vampire Weekend [XL Recordings] and Justin Bieber [Island Def Jam Recordings].

HAIM – Days Are Gone [Official Tracklisting]:
“Falling”
“Forever”
“The Wire”
“If I Could Change Your Mind”
“Honey & I”
“Don’t Save Me”
“Days Are Gone”
“My Song 5”
“Go Slow”
“Let Me Go”
“Running If You Call My Name”