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Bleachers release new single “Hate That You Know Me”

17 Apr

American indie pop act Bleachers – fronted by musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer Jack Antonoff – have released their new single online.

“Hate That You Know Me” – featuring background vocals from Lorde, Carly Rae Jepsen, Julia Michaels, and Sam Dew – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Julia Michaels, who previously teamed up with Antonoff on Fifth Harmony’s “Dope,” taken from the group’s sophomore album, “7/27,” as well as “How Do We Get Back to Love,” taken from the soundtrack to the sixth season of original HBO series, “Girls.”

Production duties on “Hate That You Know Me” were handled by Antonoff alongside Greg Kurstin, whose recent credits include Brooke Candy’s “Living Out Loud,” Frances’ “Say it Again,” Niall Horan’s “This Town,” Sia’s “The Greatest,” Shura’s “Tongue Tied,” and Gwen Stefani’s “Rare.”

As mentioned in various media outlets, Bleachers’ sophomore studio collection “Gone Now” – featuring previous single “Don’t Take the Money” – will arrive on June 2 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

In addition to Kurstin, Antonoff has also collaborated with fellow producers Organized Noize (Big Boi, Cee Lo Green) and Sounwave (Kendrick Lamar, Raleigh Ritchie) on the follow-up to 2014’s “Strange Desire.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Hate That You Know Me” below.

BANKS delivers new single “Crowded Places”

8 Apr

American singer/songwriter BANKS has delivered her new single online.

“Crowded Places” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by BANKS – born Jillian Banks – alongside regular collaborator Tim Anderson, who previously teamed up with the artist on singles “Fuck with Myself” and “Mind Games.”

Production duties on “Crowded Places” were handled by Jack Antonoff, whose other credits include Zayn Malik’s “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever,” Taylor Swift’s “Out of the Woods,” Rachel Platten’s “Stand By You,” Christina Perri’s “I Don’t Wanna Break,” Sara Bareilles’ “Brave,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Sweetie,” Troye Sivan’s “Heaven,” Lorde’s “Green Light,” and Fifth Harmony’s “Dope.”

BANKS’ latest album, 2016’s “The Altar,” peaked to number seventeen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and delivered contributions from SOHN (“Gemini Feed”), DJ Dahi (“Trainwreck”), DannyBoyStyles (“Judas”), Ben Billions (“27 Hours”) and John Hill (“Poltergeist”).

Listen to the audio clip for “Crowded Places” below.

Bleachers drop new single “Don’t Take the Money”

2 Apr

American indie pop act Bleachers have dropped their new single online.

“Don’t Take the Money” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Lorde – real name Ella Yelich-O’Connor – alongside Bleachers’ lead vocalist Jack Antonoff, whose resume boasts works with other artists including Zayn Malik (“I Don’t Wanna Live Forever”), Taylor Swift (“Out of the Woods”), Brooke Candy (“Changes”), Rachel Platten (“Stand By You”), Christina Perri (“I Don’t Wanna Break”), Sara Bareilles (“Brave”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“Sweetie”) and Troye Sivan (“Heaven”).

Production duties on “Don’t Take the Money” were collectively handled by Vince Clarke alongside Greg Kurstin, whose recent credits include Brooke Candy’s “Living Out Loud,” Frances’ “Say it Again,” Niall Horan’s “This Town,” Sia’s “The Greatest,” Shura’s “Tongue Tied,” and Gwen Stefani’s “Rare.”

Bleachers’ upcoming sophomore album, on the other hand, is scheduled to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “Strange Desire,” which peaked to number eleven on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “I Wanna Get Better” and “Like a River Runs.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Don’t Take the Money” below.

Charli XCX hits the studio with Carly Rae Jepsen

16 Mar

Charli XCX has recorded new music with Carly Rae Jepsen.

The British singer/songwriter – real name Charlotte Aitchison – has co-penned songs for other acts/artists including Icona Pop (“I Love It”), RAYE (“I, U, Us”), Neon Jungle (“So Alive”), Iggy Azalea (“Beg for It”), will.i.am (“Boys & Girls”), Selena Gomez (“Same Old Love”), Ty Dolla $ign (“Drop That Kitty”), MØ (“Drum”), Ricky Reed (“Joan of Arc”), Ryn Weaver (“Octahate”), Gwen Stefani (“Hell Yeah Baby”) and James Blunt (“When I Find Love”).

Her new mixtape “Number 1 Angel” – featuring 10 songs including “Dreamer,” “Blame it On You,” “Roll with Me,” “Emotional,” “ILY2,” “White Roses,” “Babygirl” and “Ligpgloss” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Jepsen, on the other hand, is expected to release her fourth studio collection later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Emotion” reportedly delivers productions from Patrik Berger (Billie Piper), Jack Antonoff (Zayn Malik), Pontus Winnberg (Britney Spears), Justin Raisen (Sky Ferreira), Kyle Shearer (Dua Lipa), Sir Nolan (Rita Ora), Devonte Hynes (Nelly Furtado) and Captain Cuts (Halsey).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the highly-anticipated album are MNDR (Sean Paul), Noonie Bao (Noah Cyrus), Phoebe Ryan (Betty Who), Simon Wilcox (Demi Lovato) and Nate Campany (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Your Type” below.

Carly Rae Jepsen teams with MNDR, Justin Raisen for new collaboration

16 Mar

Canadian recording artist Carly Rae Jepsen has teamed up with MNDR and Justin Raisen for a new collaboration.

American singer/songwriter MNDR (real name Amanda Warner) is responsible for co-writing Charli XCX’s “Babygirl,” Jake Miller’s “Superhuman,” AlunaGeorge’s “Mean What I Mean,” Flume’s “Like Water,” Kylie Minogue’s “Les Sex,” Brooke Candy’s “Rubber Band Stacks,” and Sean Paul’s “Legacy.”

Meanwhile, Raisen’s songwriting/production resume boasts works for Charli XCX (“London Queen”), Sky Ferreira (“Love in Stereo”), Santigold (Who I Thought You Were), Lawrence Rothman (“H”), MS MR (“Criminals), Theophilus London (“Why Even Try?”), Kim Gordon (“Murdered Out”), Ariel Pink (“Picture Me Gone”), Little Boots (“Satellite”) and Angel Olsen (“Shut Up Kiss Me”).

Jepsen, on the other hand, is expected to release her fourth studio collection later this year via School Boy Records and Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Emotion” reportedly delivers productions from Patrik Berger (Robyn), Jack Antonoff (Taylor Swift), Pontus Winnberg (MishCatt), Kyle Shearer (Tove Lo), Sir Nolan (Nick Jonas) and Captain Cuts (Bebe Rexha).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the highly-anticipated album are Noonie Bao (RAYE), Phoebe Ryan (Britney Spears), Simon Wilcox (Tinashe), Nate Campany (Ellie Goulding) and Devonte Hynes (Solange).

Watch the music video for “Run Away With Me” below.

Lorde releases new promotional single “Liability”

10 Mar

New Zealand singer/songwriter Lorde (real name Ella Maria Lani Yelich-O’Connor) has released a new promotional single online.

“Liability” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written and co-produced by Jack Antonoff, whose other credits include Zayn Malik’s “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever,” Fifth Harmony’s “Dope,” Taylor Swift’s “Out of the Woods,” Brooke Candy’s “Changes,” Sia’s “House on Fire,” Troy Sivan’s “Heaven,” and Rachel Platten’s “Stand By You”

As mentioned in various media outlets, Lorde’s highly-anticipated sophomore studio collection “Melodrama” – featuring previous single “Green Light” – will arrive on June 16 via Universal Music NZ.

Listen to the audio clip for “Liability” below.

Lorde releases new single “Green Light”

3 Mar

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Lorde – real name Ella Yelich-O’Connor – has released her new single online.

“Green Light” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by New Zealand musician Joel Little, who previously teamed up with Lorde on “Pure Heroine” singles “Royals,” “Team,” “No Better,” “Tennis Court” and “Glory and Gore.”

Production duties “Green Light” were collectively handled by Lorde alongside Jack Antonoff (Christina Perri, Taylor Swift), Frank Dukes (Camila Cabello, Kanye West) and Kuk Harrell (Rihanna, Jessie J).

Lorde’s upcoming sophomore studio collection is entitled “Melodrama” and it will arrive later this year via Universal Music New Zealand.

Watch the Grant Singer-directed clip for “Green Light” below.