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Fifth Harmony unwrap tracklisting for self-titled album

15 Aug

Fifth Harmony have unwrapped the tracklisting for their upcoming third album, which is scheduled to arrive on August 25 via Syco Music and Epic Records.

Current promotional single “Angel” – which was co-written and co-produced by Skrillex and Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “7/27” boasts further productions from The Monsters & Strangerz, AMMO, Dallas K, Tommy Brown, Harmony Samuels, Dreamlab, Ian Kirkpatrick, Electric, Jason Evigan, and The Stereotypes.

On the songwriting front, Fifth Harmony have worked with Nate Cyphert, Jude Demorest, Ester Dean, Sebastian Kole, Candy Shields, Tayla Parx, Ryan Toby, Whitney Phillips, Dayo Olatunji, and Lisa Scinta.

See the tracklisting for “Fifth Harmony” below.

(1) Down (featuring Gucci Mane) / (2) He Like That / (3) Sauced Up / (4) Make You Mad / (5) Deliver / (6) Lonely Night / (7) Don’t Say You Love Me / (8) Angel / (9) Messy / (10) Bridges

Julia Michaels schedules release date for debut mini-album “Nervous System”

19 Jul

American singer/songwriter Julia Michaels has unveiled the artwork and release date for her upcoming debut mini-album.

Featuring singles “Issues” and “Uh Huh,” the highly-anticipated EP entitled “Nervous System” will arrive on July 28 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to regular songwriting partner Justin Tranter, “Nervous System” reportedly delivers further contributions from Ian Kirkpatrick (Bebe Rexha), Stephan Moccio (Andy Grammer), Two Inch Punch (Sam Smith), Jason Evigan (Madonna), Ammar Malik (Nick Jonas) and Steve Mac (Clean Bandit).

Fans of Michaels’ songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Tinashe, Charlie Puth, Hailee Steinfeld, Jason Derulo, Years & Years, Ella Henderson, Billy Raffoul, Jessie Ware, Rita Ora, and Snakehips.

Her recent credits include Selena Gomez’s “Liar,” John Legend’s “Surefire,” Shakira’s “When a Woman,” Jasmine Thompson’s “Wanna Know Love,” Zara Larsson’s “One Mississippi,” Bea Miller’s “I Can’t Breathe,” Ed Sheeran’s “Dive,” Skyler Stecker’s “How Did We,” and Bleachers’ “Hate That You Know Me.”

Watch the stripped version of “Uh Huh” below.

Selena Gomez unleashes new single “Fetish”

13 Jul

Selena Gomez has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Fetish” – featuring Gucci Mane – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Gomez alongside Chloe Angelides (Ariana Grande, Lea Michele), Gino “Farrago” Barletta (Jojo, Hailee Steinfeld) and Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Troye Sivan, Kat Graham).

Production duties on “Fetish” were collectively handled Jonas Jeberg (Demi Lovato, Sabrina Carpenter) and Alex Schwartz & Joe Khajadourian of The Futuristics (Halsey, Camila Cabello).

As mentioned in earlier posts, the follow-up to 2015’s “Revival” – featuring the Ian Kirkpatrick-produced / Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter-penned “Bad Liar” – is expected to arrive later this year via Interscope Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from Mattman & Robin (Taylor Swift), Charli XCX (Ryn Weaver), Hit-Boy (Rihanna), JKash (Charlie Puth), Hazebanga (Santigold), Albin Nedler (Hilary Duff) and Rami Yacoub (Jason Derulo).

Listen to the audio clip for “Fetish” below.

Dua Lipa premieres “New Rules” music video

7 Jul

Dua Lipa has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “New Rules” to her Vevo channel on Friday (July 07, 2017).

The track was written by Dua Lipa alongside Caroline Ailin (Ella Henderson, Imani Williams), Emily Warren (Tori Kelly, Ava Lily) and Ian Kirkpatrick (Selena Gomez, Jason Derulo).

Dua Lipa’s self-titled album – featuring previous singles “Lost in Your Light,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” “Hotter Than Hell,” “Last Dance,” “Be the One” and “New Love” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the songwriting front, Dua Lipa co-wrote “Thank You Very Much” for Molly Kate Kestner’s upcoming project under Artist Partner Group / Atlantic Records alongside Lauren Christy and Michael “BloodPop” Tucker.

Her previous credits include Annalisa’s “Used to You,” which was co-written with Lucy “Pawws” Taylor and Nicholas “Digital Farm Animals” Gale, as well as The Chainsmokers’ “Wake Up Alone,” co-written with Emily Warren, Scott Harris and Andrew Taggart.

Watch the music video for “New Rules” below.

Selena Gomez selects “Fetish” as new single

7 Jul

American singer/songwriter Selena Gomez has selected “Fetish” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming album under Interscope Records.

The track was collectively helmed by Chloe Angelides (Ariana Grande), Gino “Farrago” Barletta (Jojo), Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Troye Sivan), Jonas Jeberg (Sabrina Carpenter) and The Futuristics (Camila Cabello).

Featuring the Ian Kirkpatrick-produced / Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter-penned lead single “Bad Liar,” the follow-up to 2015’s “Revival” reportedly boasts additional alliances with Mattman & Robin (Imagine Dragons), Charli XCX (Blondie), Hit-Boy (Kelly Rowland), JKash (Bebe Rexha), Hazebanga (Mariah Carey), Albin Nedler (DNCE) and Rami Yacoub (Charlie Puth).

Watch the music video for “Bad Liar” below.

Raphael Saadiq graces new album by Chromeo

19 Jun

Chromeo have teased a new collaboration with Raphael Saadiq.

“The god @raphael_saadiq laced us too. People don’t even know how incredible of a bass player he is. We got a bunch some of our idols on this album,” the Canadian electro-funk duo posted on Instagram on Saturday (June 17, 2017).

Saadiq’s recent songwriting and production credits include Solange’s “Cranes in the Sky,” Usher’s “Champions,” Andra Day’s “Cheers to the Fall,” Miguel’s “Flesh,” and Adrian Marcel’s “Eyes Don’t Lie.”

His extensive resume boasts additional works with Joss Stone (“Tell Me ‘Bout It”), D’Angelo (“Lady”), TLC (“So So Dumb”), Kelis (“80s Joint”), Mary J. Blige (“Color”), Kelly Price (“So Sweet”), Teedra Moses (“Take Me”), Alicia Keys (“Lesson Learned”) and Whitney Houston (“Fine”).

Meanwhile, Chromeo – consisting of David “Dave 1” Macklovitch and Patrick “P-Thugg” Gemayel – are expected to drop their new album later this year via Last Gang Records / Big Beat Records / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “White Women” reportedly delivers further productions from Jason Evigan (Enrique Iglesias), Digital Farm Animals (Rita Ora), Kaytranada (Craig David), Ian Kirkpatrick (Selena Gomez), Illangelo (Emeli Sande), Ariel Rechtshaid (Kylie Minogue) and MNEK (Dua Lipa).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the album are Lindy Robbins (Jason Derulo), Ross Golan (Charlie Puth), Priscilla Renea (Nick Jonas), Sean Douglas (Big Boi), Andrew Jackson (Sean Paul), Billy Walsh (Alicia Keys), Scott Harris (The Chainsmokers) and Ammar Malik (Ed Sheeran).

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Raphael Saadiq’s work!

Selena Gomez premieres music video for new single “Bad Liar”

15 Jun

Selena Gomez has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter posted the Jesse Peretz-directed clip for “Bad Liar” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (June 14, 2017).

“Bad Liar” – now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – was co-written by regular collaborators Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter alongside the song’s producer Ian Kirkpatrick.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Gomez’s next studio collection is scheduled to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional songwriting contributions from Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Bebe Rexha, Charlie Puth), Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Kat Graham, Troye Sivan), Charli XCX (RAYE, Carly Rae Jepsen) and Albin Nedler (DNCE, Adam Lambert).

Among the producers expected to appear on the album are The Futuristics (Halsey), Rami Yacoub (Celine Dion), Jonas Jeberg (Nicki Minaj), Hazebanga (Mariah Carey), Hit-Boy (Santigold) and Mattman & Robin (Taylor Swift).

Watch the music video for “Bad Liar” below.