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Britney Spears, Iggy Azalea premiere “Pretty Girls” music video

13 May

Britney Spears - Pretty Girls (featuring Iggy Azalea)

Britney Spears has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Pretty Girls” – featuring Iggy Azalea – to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (May 13, 2015).

“Pretty Girls” – now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets – was co-written by Maegan Cottone along with Little Mix members Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jesy Nelson.

Production duties were handled by Jason Pebworth, Jon Shave and George Astasio of the Invisible Men, who have also worked with Ella Eyre [Virgin EMI], Rita Ora [Columbia], Jessie J [Republic] and Fleur East [Syco].

The track marks the first promotional cut from Spears’ upcoming ninth studio album, which is expected to be released later this year under RCA Records.

Watch the music video for “Pretty Girls” below.

Britney Spears, Iggy Azalea debut new single “Pretty Girls”

5 May

Britney Spears - Pretty Girls (featuring Iggy Azalea)

Britney Spears has debuted her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Pretty Girls” – featuring Iggy Azalea – to her Vevo channel on Monday (May 04, 2015).

“Pretty Girls” was co-written by Maegan Cottone along with Little Mix members Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jesy Nelson.

Production duties were handled by the Invincible Men, who have also worked with Jessie J (“Do It Like a Dude”), Conor Maynard (“Can’t Say No”), DJ Fresh f/ Rita Ora (“Hot Right Now”) and Joel Compass (“Girlfriends”).

Spears’ last studio album, 2013’s “Britney Jean,” peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned two hit singles in the shape of “Work Bitch” and the Sia-penned / Chris Braide-produced “Perfume.”

Her ninth studio collection is expected to hit stores and digital outlets later this year under Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “Pretty Girls” below.

 

Britney Spears, Iggy Azalea unleash new single “Pretty Girls” artwork

1 May

Britney Spears - Pretty Girls (featuring Iggy Azalea)

Britney Spears has unleashed the official artwork for her new single online.

The Iggy Azalea-assisted “Pretty Girls” marks the first promotional cut from Spears’ upcoming ninth studio collection.

Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jesy Nelson of Little Mix co-wrote the song along with Maegan Cottone, who also worked with Olly Murs [Epic], Demi Lovato [Hollywood] and Fleur East [Syco].

Production duties on “Pretty Girls” were handled by the Jason Pebworth, George Astasio and Jon Shave of the Invisible Men.

The hitmaking trio’s resume includes additional works for Conor Maynard (“Can’t Say No”), DJ Fresh f/ Rita Ora (“Hot Right Now”), Joel Compass (“Girlfriends”) and Jessie J (“Do It Like a Dude”).

As mentioned in earlier reports, Spears is expected to release her new album later this year under Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Britney Jean,” which debuted at number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned hit singles including “Work Bitch” and “Perfume.”

Britney Spears announces new single “Pretty Girls”

25 Mar

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Britney Spears has announced the details for her new single.

The singer/songwriter dubbed “Pretty Girls” as the first promotional cut from her next studio collection and will release it on May 5th via iTunes.

The Iggy Azalea-assisted track was co-written by Little Mix members Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jesy Nelson along with Maegan Cottone, whose resume includes further works for Olly Murs [Epic], Demi Lovato [Hollywood] and Conor Maynard [Parlophone].

Production duties on “Pretty Girls” were handled by Jon Shave, Jason Pebworth and George Astasio of The Invisible Men, who are also responsible for Jessie J’s “Do it Like a Dude” and DJ Fresh’s “Hot Right Now” f/ Rita Ora.

Spears’ ninth album is expected to hit stores later this year via RCA Records. The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Britney Jean,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Watch the music video for “Perfume” below.

Ariana Grande dubs “One Last Time” for new single

8 Jan

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Ariana Grande is set to release “One Last Time” as the next promotional single from her sophomore album, “My Everything,” out now via Republic Records.

“One Last Time” was written by David Guetta and Giorgio Tuinfort along with Savan Kotecha, who also teamed with Grande on the Iggy Azalea-featuring “Problem” and Zedd-produced “Break Free.”

Production duties on “One Last Time” were handled by Carl Falk and Rami Yacoub along with Ilya “KnocDown” Salmanzadeh, who recently co-produced Ellie Goulding’s “Love Me Like You Do” [Republic Records].

Fans can expect the accompanying music video soon. It was filmed by American director and screenwriter Max Landis, whose best known for the 2012 feature film “Chronicle” [20th Century Fox].

Grande’s last single, The Weeknd-assisted “Love Me Harder,” peaked at number seven on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Watch the music video for “Santa Tell Me” below.

Jennifer Hudson unveils new album “JHUD” credits

19 Sep

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Jennifer Hudson has revealed the credits for her upcoming third album.

The R&B singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “JHUD” on September 23 via iTunes in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Current single “Dangerous” was written by Vanessa Kalala, Zale Epstein and Daniel Daley, Paul “Nineteen85” Jefferies and Stephen Kozmeniuk.

Album producers include Pharrell Williams (Ciara, Britney Spears), Timbaland (Aaliyah, Chris Brown), J-Roc (Beyonce, Justin Timberlake), Jerry Duplessis (Tank, K. Michelle) and Gorgon City (MNEK, Jess Glynne).

On the songwriting front, Hudson has teamed up with Andrea Martin (Fantasia, Leona Lewis), Lyrica Anderson (Tinashe, Christina Milian), Jim Beanz (Demi Lovato, Craig David) and David “Switch” Taylor (Beyonce, Rita Ora).

Peep the songwriting and production credits for “JHUD” below.

“Dangerous”
Written By: (Vanessa Kalala / Zale Epstein / Daniel Daley / Paul Jefferies / Stephen Kozmeniuk).
Produced By: (Nineteen85 / Stephen Kozmeniuk).

“It’s Your World” (featuring R. Kelly)
Written By: (Robert Kelly / Terry Hunter).
Produced By: (Terry Hunter).

“He Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere” (featuring Iggy Azalea).
Written By: (Pharrell Williams / Amethyst Kelly).
Produced By: (Pharrell Williams).

“Walk it Out” (featuring Timbaland)
Written By: (Jennifer Hudson / Lyrica Anderson / Jacob Luttrell / Chris Godbey / Mike Tompkins / James Washington / Jerome Harmon / Timothy Mosley).
Produced By: (Timbaland / J-Roc).

“I Can’t Describe” (featuring T.I.)
Written By: (Pharrell Williams / Clifford Harris).
Produced By: (Pharrell Williams).

“I Still Love You” (featuring Gorgon City)
Written By: (Andrea Martin / David Taylor / Kye Gibbon / Matthew Robson-Scott).
Produced By: (Gorgon City).

“Just That Type of Girl”
Written By: (Pharrell Williams).
Produced By: (Pharrell Williams).

“Bring Back the Music”
Written By: (Kourtney Pollard / Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Arden “Keyz” Altino).
Produced By: (Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Mali Music).

“Say It”
Written By: (Kourtney Pollard / Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Arden “Keyz” Altino).
Produced By: (Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis / Mali Music).

“Moan”
Written By: (Jennifer Hudson / Kourtney Pollard).
Produced By: (Mali Music).

Jennifer Hudson unleashes new song “He Ain’t Goin’ Nowhere”

16 Sep

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Jennifer Hudson has unleashed a new song online.

“He Ain’t Goin’ Nowehere” is lifted from the singer/songwriter’s third studio album, “JHUD,” out on September 23 via RCA Records.

The Iggy Azalea-assisted track was produced by Pharrell Williams, who also teamed up with Hudson on “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel).”

“JHUD” serves as the follow-up to 2011’s “I Remember Me,” which peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

The new project will boast further productions and songwriting contributions from Timbaland (Aaliyah, Missy Elliot), Lyrica Anderson (Tinashe, Elijah Blake), J-Roc (Beyonce, Justin Timberlake) and Jim Beanz (Demi Lovato, Craig David).

In related news, Hudson recorded a new song with Gorgon City entitled “Go All Night.” The Kiesza-penned track will appear on the British electronic music duo’s debut album, “Sirens,” out on October 7 via Virgin EMI Records.

Watch the music video for “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel)” below.