Tag Archives: Island Records UK

Jessie Ware announces details for new single “Spotlight”

26 Feb

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Jessie Ware has announced the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Jessica Lois Ware) christened “Spotlight” as her next promotional cut and will release it on February 28th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

“Spotlight” was written by Ware alongside regular collaborators Alexandra “Shungudzo” Govere (Alina Baraz, Louisa Johnson), Danny Parker (Shawn Mendes, Nick Jonas) and James Ford (Haim, Florence and the Machine).

Ware’s most recent studio collection under Island Records UK, 2017’s “Glasshouse,” peaked to number seven on the UK Albums Chart and spawned three singles in the shape of “Midnight,” “Selfish Love” and “Alone.”

Watch the music video for “Selfish Love” below.

Lost Girl signs deal with Island Records UK

21 Feb

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Lost Girl has signed a new deal with Island Records UK.

“I’m so happy to able to finally announce that I signed my first RECORD deal with @islandrecordsuk about 9 months ago. Anyone who knows me will know I’ve worked my entire life to get to this point, I’ve been singing since I came out the womb, but I never ever gave up. I had a dream and made it a reality,” the British singer/songwriter posted to Instagram.

The Universal Music Group imprint is also home to other artists including Ariana Grande, Drake, Ella Eyre, Hailee Steinfeld, Jaden Smith, Kid Kudi, Miraa May, Nicki Minaj, Post Malone, Ray BLK, Sean Paul, and The Weeknd.

Among the songwriters and producers Lost Girl has worked with are Ed Thomas, Celetia Martin, Bless Beats, Katy B, Okan, Joel Compass, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Simon Jonasson, Alana Maria, Robin Danielsson, Nia V, Sean1da, Nastylgia, Aida Lae, Joel Malka, and PJ Pipe It Up.

Lost Girl’s debut (and yet-to-be-announced) debut single is scheduled to arrive by the end of this month via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Ella Eyre confirms new single “New Me”

13 Jan

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Ella Eyre has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “New Me” as her next promotional cut and will release it on January 16 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Eyre alongside Pablo Bowman of The Six (Little Mix, James Arthur) and Peter “Lostboy” Rycroft (Becky Hill, Claudia Valentina).

Eyre’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring the Banx & Ranx and Kiana Lede-assisted lead single “Mama” – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records UK.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Feline” reportedly boasts additional contributions from Supa Dups, Di Genius, Linnea Sodahl, Jay Weathers, MNEK, Tre Jean-Marie, Chiara Hunter, Laconic, Andrew Wells, Natalie Dunn, DannyBoyStyles, Hitimpulse, Invisible Men, and Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett.

Watch the music video for “Tell Your Mama” below.

 

Tiwa Savage releases new single “49-99”

8 Sep

Tiwa Savage has released her new single online.

“49-99” – which was produced by Phillip “Pheelz” Moses and co-written by Savage alongside fellow recording artist Olamide – is now available via Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The Nigerian singer/songwriter’s upcoming project – which serves as the follow-up to 2017’s “Sugarcane” EP – is expected to arrive later this year via Motown / Capitol Records (US) and Island Records (UK).

Savage recently recorded the track “Keys To the Kingdom,” taken from the original motion picture soundtrack, “The Lion King: The Gift,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Furthermore, Savage’s songwriting credits include Monica’s “Catch Me,” Kenny Lattimore’s “Built to Last,” Chrisette Michele’s “A Couple of Forevers,” Fantasia Barrino’s “Cornbread and Collard Greens,” Miranda Brooke’s “Hater,” Jaicko’s “Oh Yeah,” and Kat DeLuna’s “Push Push.”

Watch the music video for “49-99” below.

 

Ella Eyre returns with new single “Mama” featuring Kiana Lede, Banx & Ranx

9 Aug

Ella Eyre has shared her new single online.

“Mama” – featuring Banx & Ranx and Kiana Lede – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Eyre and Lede alongside Dyo (Lauren Jauregui, Zara Larsson), Shakka (Kamille, Sean Paul), Zacharie Raymond (Jason Derulo, Craig David) and Yannick Rastogi (Dua Lipa, Stefflon Don).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Eyre’s upcoming sophomore album, which serves as the follow-up to 2015’s “Feline,” is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records UK.

The still-untitled project reportedly features additional songwriting contributions from Linnea Sodahl, Grace Barker, Caroline Ailin, Natt Dunn, Jin Jin, Chiara Hunter, Sarah Aarons, and Caitlyn Scarlett.

On the production front, Eyre has teamed up with Lostboy, Jay Weathers, Tre Jean-Marie, Laconic, Andrew Wells, DannyBoyStyles, Hitimpulse, Di Genius, Moon Willis, Jordan Riley, Elof Loelv, Mojam, and Invisible Men.

Stream the audio clip for “Mama” below.