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Rak-Su release new mini-album “Rome”

23 Feb

British group Rak-Su – composed of Ashley Fongho, Jamaal Shurland, Mustafa Rahimtulla and Myles Stephenson – have released their new EP online.

“Rome” – featuring four new songs in the shape of “Into It,” “Thunder,” “Stick Around” and “Blood Ties” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The new project boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Banx & Ranx (Ella Eyre), Lil Eddie (Prince Royce), Chris Loco (Sabrina Claudio), RyKeyz (Fantasia Barrino), Amy Allen (Halsey), Tre Jean-Marie (Joy Crookes), Andrew Wells (Bebe Rexha) and Jacob Manson (Craig David).

Stream “Rome” below.

Rak-Su drafs Banx & Ranx for new single “Pyro Ting”

25 Jun

Rak-Su have announced the details for their new single.

The British R&B/hip hop boy band – composed of Ashley Fongho, Jamaal Shurland, Myles Stephenson, and Mustafa Rahimtulla – dubbed “Pyro Ting” as the first promotional cut from their upcoming debut album under Syco Music.

Produced by Yannick Rastogi and Zacharie Raymond of Canadian duo Banx & Ranx; “Pyro Ting” will arrive on June 29 via  iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

For their debut album, Rak-Su have also worked with Mojam Music, Tre Jean-Marie, Gina Kushka, Shakka, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Chris Loco, Liza Owen, Goldfingers, Caroline Ailin, Jacob Manson, Captain Cuts, Jin Jin, and Rymez.

Watch Rak-Su perform “Mamacita” below.

Craig David liberates new promotional single “I Know You”

24 Nov

Craig David has liberated his new promotional single online.

“I Know You” – which was co-written by Dan Smith of Bastille alongside Carmen Reece and Fraser T. Smith – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, David’s upcoming seventh studio collection “The Time is Now” – featuring previous promotional singles “Heartline” and “For the Gram” – will arrive on January 26th via Speakerbox / Insanity Records in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The highly-anticipated project delivers additional alliances with Chase & Status, Jonas Blue, Kaytranada, Sam Romans, JP Cooper, Diztortion, Rachel Furner, Ella Mai, GoldLink, AJ Tracey, Steve Mac, Tre Jean-Marie, and Blonde.

Stream the audio clip for “I Know You” below.

Blonde drafts Astrid S for new single “Just for One Night”

16 Jun

English deep house production duo Blonde – composed of Jacob Manson and Adam Englefield – have unleashed their new single online.

“Just for One Night” – featuring guest vocals from Norwegian singer/songwriter Astrid S – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Rachel Keen, professionally known as RAYE, who previously teamed up with Blonde on the Alex Newell-featuring “All Cried Out,” which peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

Production duties on “Just for One Night” were collectively handled by Blonde alongside Hitimpulse, who are also responsible for Kygo & Ellie Goulding’s “First Time,” Alma’s “Chasing Highs,” Doctor’s “Only You,” and Felix Jaehn’s “Bonfire.”

Blonde’s upcoming project is expected to arrive later this year via FFRR Records in partnership with Warner Music Group’s imprint Parlophone Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Sam Romans (Little Mix), Max McElligott (Kiah Victoria), Grace Tither (Fleur East), Talay Riley (Craig David), Gina Kushka (Kylie Minogue), Jin Jin (Rita Ora), Caroline Ailin (Rachel Platten), Dayo Olatunji (Fifth Harmony), Nate Campany (Tori Kelly) and Levi Lennox (Zayn Malik).

Stream the audio clip for “Just for One Night” below.

Craig David drafts MNEK, TMS for new single “Change My Love”

21 Oct

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Craig David has confirmed the details for his new single online.

The British singer-songwriter christened “Change My Love” as the next promotional cut from his latest studio collection, “Following My Intuition.”

The track was co-written by MNEK, who recently worked with Jojo (“Good Thing”), Sabina Ddumba (“Time”), Becky Hill (“Warm”), Zara Larsson (“Ain’t My Fault”), Beyonce (“Hold Up”) and JKAY / Shola Ama (“Danger”).

Production duties on “Change My Love” were handled by Peter Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas Barnes of TMS, who also teamed up with David on the Carla Marie Williams-penned “Better With You.”

Moreover, TMS have contributed to the next releases by Era Istrefi [Ultra], Imani Williams [Sony Music], Emeli Sande [Virgin EMI], Liv Dawson [Method], Olly Murs [Epic], Dua Lipa [Warner Music] and Ella Henderson [Syco].

As mentioned in earlier posts, David’s latest album “Following My Intuition” is now available for download via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The project features further contributions from Tre Jean-Marie (Fleur East), Ed Drewett (Little Mix), Dave Tozer (John Legend), Blonde (Sinead Harnett), Sigala (Ella Eyre) and KAYTRANADA (AlunaGeorge).

Listen to the audio clip for “Change My Love” below.

Craig David releases new album “Following My Intuition”

30 Sep

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Craig David has released his new album online.

“Following My Intuition” – featuring singles “Ain’t Giving Up,” “One More Time” and “When the Bassline Drops” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment UK and Insanity Records.

Amongst the songwriters backing David on the album are Ed Drewett (Dua Lipa), Jacob Attwooll (Fleur East), MNEK (Shola Ama), Rachel Furner (Little Mix) and Carla Marie Williams (Britney Spears).

On the production front, the “Nothing Like This” star teamed up with Tre Jean-Marie (Emeli Sande), Sigala (Imani Williams), Blonde (Sinead Harnett), Dave Tozer (John Legend), KAYTRANADA (AlunaGeorge) and TMS (Olly Murs).

Stream “Following My Intuition” below.

 

Craig David unwraps tracklist for new album “Following My Intuition”

19 Aug

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Craig David has unwrapped the tracklisting for his upcoming album.

The British singer-songwriter will release “Following My Intuition” on September 30 via Sony Music Entertainment UK / Insanity Records.

Current single “Ain’t Giving Up” – featuring production duties from Bruce “Sigala” Fielder – is now available for download via iTunes.

The keenly-awaited collection boasts further contributions from TMS, Jim Beanz, KStewart, Jacob Attwooll, Andre Merritt, KAYTRANADA, Alan Simpson, Blonde, Michael Hannides, White N3rd, MNEK, and Tre Jean-Marie.

Peep the tracklisting for “Following My Intuition” below.

(1) Ain’t Giving Up / (2) When the Bassline Drops / (3) Don’t Go / (4) 16 / (5) Couldn’t Be Mine / (6) One More Time / (7) Change My Love / (8) Nothing Like This / (9) Got It Good / (10) All We Needed / (11) Louder Than Words / (12) What If / (13) Like a Fan / (14) Better with You / Deluxe Edition: (15) No Holding Back / (16) Here with Me / (17) Warm It Up / (18) Sink or Swim