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Skylar Grey confirms new single ‘Back from the Dead’

19 Aug

Skylar Grey - White Suburban

Skylar Grey has confirmed the details of her new single.

The singer/songwriter – real name Holly Brook Hafermann – will release “Back from the Dead” as the fifth promotional single from her new album, “Don’t Look Down,” out now via Universal Music Group / KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records.

The track was co-written Ross Golan, whose credits include “Take You” by Justin Bieber [Island Def Jam Recordings], “Wipe Your Eyes” by Maroon 5 [A&M / Octone Records] and “Hold Up” by Demi Lovato [Hollywood Records].

Production duties on the Big Sean & Travis Barker-assisted joint were handled by Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, who is also responsible for “Marilyn Monroe” by Nicki Minaj [Republic Records], “Don’t Come Around” by Jessica Sanchez [Interscope Records] and “Lick Ya Down” by Cover Drive [Polydor Records].

Listen to “Back from the Dead” below.

Skylar Grey unveils official songwriting credits for new album ‘Don’t Look Down’

6 Jul

Skylar Don't Look Down

Rachel “Maiday” Moulden, Universal Music Group, UMG, Capitol Records

Skylar Grey has unveiled the official songwriting credits for her upcoming album, “Don’t Look Down,” which will be released in the United States on July 9 via Universal Music Group / KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records.

The highly-anticipated collection was executively produced by Alexander “Alex Da Kid” Grant, whose credits include the likes of Christina Aguilera [RCA Records], Nicki Minaj [Republic Records], Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings], Cheryl Cole [Polydor Records] and Lupe Fiasco [Atlantic Records].

Skylar Grey – Don’t Look Down [Official Songwriting Credits]:
“Back from the Dead” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Ross Golan, Jonathan Rotem).
“Final Warning” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Alexander Grant).
“Wear Me Out” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Jonathan Rotem).
“Religion” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Ivan Corraliza, Jonathan Rotem).
“C’mon Let Me Ride” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Mike Del Rio, Alexander Grant).
“Sunshine” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Jayson DeZuzio, Alexander Grant).
“Pulse” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Jayson DeZuzio, Jonathan Rotem).
“Glow in the Dark” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Mike Del Rio, Jayson DeZuzio, Alexander Grant).
“Shit, Man!” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Jayson DeZuzio, Alexander Grant).
“Clear Blue Sky” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Alexander Grant).
“Tower [Down Look Down]” – (Holly Brook Hafermann, Alexander Grant).
“White Suburban” – (Holly Brook Hafermann).

Skylar Grey reveals official tracklisting for debut album ‘Don’t Look Down’

11 Jun

Skylar Don't Look Down

Skylar Grey has revealed the official tracklisting for her upcoming debut album.

The singer/songwriter – real name Holly Brook Hafermann – will release “Don’t Look Down” in the United States on July 9 via Universal Music Group / KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records.

New single “Wear Me Out” was written by Skylar Grey and Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, who is known for helming tracks such as “Lick Ya Down” by Cover Drive [Polydor Records], “Marilyn Monroe” by Nicki Minaj [Republic Records] and “Push Up on Me” by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings].

He also contributed to the next albums by Melanie Amaro [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], Jason Derulo [Warner Music Group / Warner Bros. Records], Sean Kingston [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records] and Livvi Franc [Warner Music Group / Warner Bros. Records].

Meanwhile, other musicians backing Grey on “Don’t Look Down” are Alexander “Alex Da Kid” Grant (Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon), Michael “Mike Del Rio” Gonzalez (Christina Aguilera, Misha B), Lauren Christy (Britney Spears, Avril Lavigne) and Marshall “Eminem” Mathers (Pink, Dido Armstrong).

Skylar Grey – Don’t Look Down [Official Tracklisting]:
“Back from the Dead” (featuring Big Sean and Travis Barker)
“Final Warning”
“Wear Me Out”
“Religion”
“C’mon Let Me Ride” (featuring Eminem)
“Sunshine”
“Pulse”
“Glow in the Dark”
“Shit, Man!” (featuring Angel Haze)
“Clear Blue Sky”
“Tower (Don’t Look Down)”
“White Suburban”

Skylar Grey drafts Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem for new single ‘Wear Me Out’

30 May

Skylar Don't Look Down

Skylar Grey has announced the details of her new single.

The singer/songwriter – real name Holly Brook Hafermann – will release “Wear Me Out” as the next promotional single from her upcoming album, “Don’t Look Down,” which is due in the United States on July 9 via Universal Music Group / KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records.

The track was written by Grey along with Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, whose recent credits include “Wipe Your Eyes” by Maroon 5 [A&M / Octone Records], “Marilyn Monroe” by Nicki Minaj [Cash Money / Republic Records] and “Invisible” by Big Time Rush [Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records].

He also collaborated with other artists such as Britney Spears [RCA Records], Paris Hilton [Republic Records], Sean Kingston [Epic Records], Jason Derulo [Warner Bros. Records], Cover Drive [Polydor Records], Leona Lewis [Syco Music], Cheryl Cole [Polydor Records] and Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings].

Skylar Grey schedules release date for debut album ‘Don’t Look Down’

11 Apr

Skylar Don't Look Down

Skylar Grey has scheduled the release date for her upcoming debut album.

The singer/songwriter – real name Holly Brook Hafermann – will release “Don’t Look Down” in the United States on July 9 via Universal Music Group / KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records.

The highly-anticipated set will be preceded by new single “Final Warning,” which will be available for download on April 16.

Album contributors include Alexander “Alex Da Kid” Grant (Christina Milian, Nicki Minaj), Michael “Mike Del Rio” Gonzalez (Christina Aguilera, Misha B) and Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem (Britney Spears, Paris Hilton).

As a songwriter, Grey has written songs for other artists including “Clarity” by Zedd [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], “Only You” by Cee Lo Green featuring Lauriana Mae [Warner Music Group / Elektra Records] and “Words I Never Said” by Lupe Fiasco [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records].

Cee Lo Green, Lauriana Mae premiere music video for new single ‘Only You’

27 Feb

Cee Lo Green has premiered the music video for his new single online.

“Only You” – which features Lauriana Mae – is taken from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled studio album, which serves as the follow-up to 2010’s “Lady Killer” [Warner Music Group / Roadrunner Records / Elektra Records].

The track was co-written by Holly Brook Hafermann – better known as Skylar Grey – whose credits include “Love the Way You Lie” by Eminem featuring Rihanna [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records] and “Castle Walls” by T.I. featuring Christina Aguilera [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records].

Cee Lo Green teams up with Lauriana Mae for new single ‘Only You’

29 Jan

Cee-Lo has debuted his new single online.

“Only You” – featuring label mate Lauriana Mae – marks the first promotional single from his upcoming as-yet-untitled fifth album, which is due later this year via Warner Music Group / Elektra Records.

The track was co-written by Holly “Skylar Grey” Hafermann, whose credits include “Clarity” by Zedd featuring Foxes [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], “Castle Walls” by T.I. featuring Christina Aguilera [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records] and “Love the Way You Lie” by Eminem featuring Rihanna [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records].

Meanwhile, the new collection by Cee Lo Green serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Cee Lo’s Magic Moment.” That release debuted at number twenty five on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

[Listen] Cee Lo Green – Only You (featuring Lauriana Mae)