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Imani Williams unleashes new promotional single “Dumb”

17 Aug

Imani Williams has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Dumb” – featuring Tiggs Da Author and Belly Squad – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Co-written by Chiara Hunter and collectively produced by ADP, Sigala and Show n Prove; the track samples “Dumb” by British girl group The 411, which peaked to number three on the UK Singles Chart in 2004.

Besides writing songs for David Guetta’s next album, Williams’ upcoming project – featuring previous single “Don’t Need No Money” – is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from Electric, Carla Monroe, Jonny Hockings, Anita Blay, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Lauren Aquilina, Michael Angelo, Natasha Bedingfield, and Laconic.

Stream the audio clip for “Dumb” below.

Imani Williams teases new collaboration with David Guetta

9 May

Imani Williams has teased a new collaboration with David Guetta.

“Writing for David Guetta today,” the British singer/songwriter posted to her Instagram Story on Tuesday (May 07, 2018).

Williams previously co-penned “Won’t Forget You” for Pixie Lott alongside Sarah Blanchard, Richard Boardman, and Pablo Bowman of songwriting/production collective The Six.

Her upcoming project under Sony Music UK reportedly boasts contributions from The Electric, Anita Blay, Jonny Hockings, Maegan Cottone, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Natasha Bedingfield, Grades, Carla Monroe, Bless Beats, and Chelcee Grimes.

Guetta, on the other hand, is currently working on the follow-up to 2014’s “Listen” with songwriters Karen Poole, Chiara Hunter, Madison Love, Ali Tamposi, Scott Harris, Jin Jin, Kamille, Priscilla Renea, and JHart.

His current promotional single “Flames” – featuring Australian singer/songwriter Sia – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.

Imani Williams drafts Maegan Cottone, The Family for debut album

18 Oct

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Imani Williams has drafted Maegan Cottone, Linnea Deb and Anton Hård af Segerstad for her upcoming debut album.

Cottone is known for her songwriting credits with Ferras (“Closer”), Little Mix (“Move”), Britney Spears (“Pretty Girls”), Olly Murs (“Up”), Fleur East (“Know Your Name”) and Medina (“Good Enough”).

Meanwhile, Deb and Hård af Segerstad are part of the Swedish songwriting / production team “The Family” together with Joy Deb. They previously worked with the likes of Jojo (“Save My Soul”) and Fifth Harmony (“Top Down”).

Williams, on the other hand, is expected to release her first studio collection in 2017 via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Current single “Don’t Need No Money” – featuring Sigala and Blonde – is now available for download via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the additional songwriters backing Williams on her debut album are Becky Hill (KStewart), Natasha Bedingfield (Brandy), Ayak Thiik (The Vamps), Chelcee Grimes (Kesha) and Ali Tennant (Jessie J).

Album producers include Richard Stannard (Kylie Minogue), Electric (Olly Murs), Michael Angelo (Sabina Ddumba), TMS (Ira Estrefie), Parker Ighile (Rihanna), Laconic (KStewart), Tre Jean-Marie (Emeli Sande), Bless Beats (Jess Glynne) and White N3RD (Craig David).

Watch the music video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.

Imani Williams taps Richard Stannard for debut album

12 Aug

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Imani Williams has added Richard Stannard for her upcoming debut album.

“I loved working with @imaniofficial & @LaconicUK yesterday. She’s a doll and has the best ring tone I’ve ever heard,” the British record producer and songwriter tweeted on Friday (August 12, 2016).

Stannard recently helmed songs for Medina (“We Survive”), Will Young (“Dare”), Kylie Minogue (“100 Degrees”), Ella Henderson (“Billie Holiday”), Sam Bailey (“Treasure”), and 5 Seconds of Summer (“18”).

His extensive resume boasts further works with Spice Girls (“Wannabe”), Leona Lewis (“One More Sleep”), Gabrielle (“Falling”), Ellie Goulding (“Lights”), James Arthur (“Lie Down”), and Little Mix (“These Four Walls”).

Williams, on the other hand, is expected to release her first studio project later this year through Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Lead single “Don’t Need No Money” – featuring the song’s producers Sigala and Blonde – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Other musicians backing Williams on the still-untitled project are TMS, Ali Tennant, Electric, Joy Deb, Michael Angelo, Chelcee Grimes, Bless Beats, Tre Jean-Marie, Becky Hill, Red Triangle, Natasha Bedingfield, and Parker Ighile.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.

Imani Williams hits the studio with Natasha Bedingfield

9 Aug

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Imani Williams has drafted Natasha Bedingfield for her debut project.

“So fun to write a song with this beautiful one. Imani is taking UK radio over as we speak. I can’t wait to hear what incredible Parker Ighile does with the production,” Bedingfield posted to her Instagram account.

On the songwriting front, Bedingfield’s resume boasts works with Brandy (“Fall”), Nicki Minaj (“Last Chance”), Jennifer Rush (“Betcha Never”), Charice (“Lighthouse”), and The Corrs (“Kiss of Life”).

She also teamed up with regular collaborators with Toby Gad and John Shanks on “Love Song to the Earth,” which is a special anthem for the United Nations Climate Summit 2014.

Williams, on the other hand, is expected to release her first studio project later this year through Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Lead single “Don’t Need No Money” – featuring the song’s producers Sigala and Blonde – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Other musicians backing Williams on her still-untitled debut project are TMS, Ali Tennant, Electric, Joy Deb, Michael Angelo, Chelcee Grimes, Bless Beats, Tre Jean-Marie, Becky Hill, and Red Triangle.

Watch the music video for “Unwritten” below.

Imani Williams premieres music video for new single “Don’t Need No Money”

23 Jul

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Imani Williams has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Don’t Need No Money” – featuring Sigala and Blonde – to her Vevo channel on Thursday (July 21, 2016).

Video treatment was handled by Carly Cussen, who also worked with the likes of Craig David (“One More Time”), Keke Palmer (“No Enemiez”), Lady Leshurr (“Where Are You Now?”), and Karen Harding (“Say Something”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Williams’ first studio collection is expected to be released later this year through Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers contributions from Electric, Ali Tennant, TMS, Becky Hill, Red Triangle, Chelcee Grimes, Bless Beats, Joy Deb, Tre Jean-Marie, and Michael Angelo.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.

Imani Williams debuts new single “Don’t Need No Money”

1 Jul

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Imani Williams has debuted her new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the lyrical clip for “Don’t Need No Money” to her Vevo channel on Friday (July 01, 2016).

“Don’t Need No Money” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Patrizia Helander and Hampus Lindvall.

It also features the song’s producers Sigala (Bruce Felder) and Blonde (Jacob Manson and Adam Englefield).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Williams’ first studio collection is expected to be released later this year through Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Ali Tennant, Becky Hill, Chelcee Grimes, Joy Deb, Cleo Tighe, Sarah Blanchard, and Richard Boardman.

On the production front, Williams has teamed up with TMS, Bless Beats, Electric, Red Triangle, Tre Jean-Marie, and Michael Angelo.

Watch the lyric video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.