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Draper teams with Alice James for new single “Worst of Us”

21 Jul

Photo Credit: Rebecca Hughes

British electronic music producer James Arthur Draper, mononymously known as Draper, has released his new promotional single online.

“Worst of Us” – which was co-written by Draper alongside the song’s featured vocalist Alice James – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the songwriting and production front, Draper has worked with fellow musicians The Invisible Men (Jon Shave, George Astasio, Jason Pebworth), James “Jimmy Napes” Napier, and William “Tourist” Phillips.

His extensive resume boasts additional alliances with artists such as Cheryl (“It’s About Time”), Lapsley (“Falling Short”), All Saints (“Fear”), Sam Sure (“Want You More”), BB Diamond (“Jealous”) and Abi Ocia (“Home”).

Listen to the audio clip for “Worst of Us” below.

All Saints debut new song “This is a War”

2 Apr

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All Saints have debuted a new song online.

The British female group – consisting of Shaznay Lewis, Nicole Appleton, Melanie Blatt and Natalie Appleton – posted the audio clip for “This is a War” to their Vevo channel on Friday (April 01, 2016).

“This is a War” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by Shaznay Lewis along with Jonathan “Jonny” Coffer (Emeli Sande, Sam Smith) and Jonathan Lipsey (Kylie Minogue, Laura Welsh).

As mentioned in earlier posts, All Saints are scheduled to release their fourth studio collection “Red Flag” – featuring the Pete “Hutch” Hutchings-produced lead single “One Strike” – on April 8 via London Records.

The keenly awaited album delivers additional alliances with K-Gee (Jessie J), Utters (Raleigh Ritchie), Fred Ball (Rihanna), Sacha Skarbek (Miley Cyrus), James Draper (Lapsley) and The Invisible Men (Bebe Rexha).

Listen to the audio clip for “This is a War” below.

All Saints debuts new single “One Woman Man”

20 Mar

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All Saints have debuted a new song online.

The British girl group – consisting of Shaznay Lewis, Nicole Appleton, Melanie Blatt and Natalie Appleton – posted the audio clip for “One Woman Man” to their Vevo channel on Thursday (March 17, 2015).

“One Woman Man” was written by Shaznay Lewis along with Dan “Utters” Radclyffe, who also worked with the likes of Maverick Sabre (“Come Fly Away”), Ella Eyre (“Home”) and Sinead Harnett (“No Other Way”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, All Saints’ fourth studio collection “Red Flag” – featuring the Pete Hutchings-produced lead single “One Strike” – will hit stores and online outlets on April 8 via London Records.

Other album contributors include Jonny Coffer (Beyonce), Fred Ball (Rihanna), Jonathan Lipsey (Laura Welsh), Sasha Skarbek (Miley Cyrus), James Draper (Lapsley), Karl Gordon (Jessie J) and Invisible Men (Bebe Rexha).

Listen to the audio clip for “One Woman Man” below.

All Saints unleash “One Strike” music video

5 Mar

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All Saints have unleashed the music video for their new single.

The British-Canadian girl group posted the visual clip for “One Strike” to their Vevo channel on Thursday (March 03, 2016).

Group member Shaznay Lewis co-wrote “One Strike” – now available for download via iTunes – with the song’s producer Pete “Hutch” Hutchings.

As mentioned in earlier posts, All Saints will release their fourth studio album “Red Flag” on April 8 via London Records.

The follow-up to 2006’s “Studio 1” boasts further contributions from K-Gee (Jessie J), Utters (Raleigh Ritchie), James Draper (Lapsley), Fred Ball (Rihanna), Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande) and Sasha Scarbek (Miley Cyrus).

Watch the music video for “One Strike” below.

Lapsley unveils “Love is Blind” music video

4 Mar

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Lapsley has unveiled the music video for her new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Love is Blind” to her YouTube channel on Friday (March 04, 2016).

“Love is Blind” was co-written by Sam Romans, whose other credits include Mary J. Blige’s “Doubt” [Capitol], Naughty Boy’s “Home” [Virgin EMI] and AlunaGeorge’s “I’m in Control” [Island].

He also contributed to the next projects by Alicia Keys [RCA], John Legend [Columbia], Birdy [Atlantic], Rudimental [Asylum], Gorgon City [Virgin EMI], Melissa Steel [Atlantic], and Ella Henderson [Syco].

Meanwhile, Lapsley’s first studio collection “Long Way Home” – featuring previous single “Hurt Me” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with XL Recordings.

Other album contributors include James Draper (Cheryl, Nicola Roberts), Paul O’Duffy (Marlon Roudette, Andreya Triana), Jimmy Napes (Disclosure, Sam Smith) and Tourist (Kacy Hill, Jessie Ware).

Watch the music video for “Love is Blind” below.

All Saints confirm tracklisting for new album “Red Flag”

23 Feb

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All Saints have confirmed the tracklisting for their upcoming fourth album.

The British-Canadian girl group – consisting of Shaznay Lewis, Melanie Blatt, Nicole Appleton and Natalie Appleton – will release their next studio collection “Red Flag” on April 8 through London Records.

Lead single “One Strike” – available for download from February 26 via iTunes – was written by Lewis along with the song’s producer Pete “Hutch” Hutchings.

Other album contributors are Karl Gordon (Jessie J), Utters (Maverick Sabre), Jonny Coffer (Sam Smith), Sacha Skarbek (Miley Cyrus), Jonathan Lipsey (Laura Welsh), James Draper (Lapsley) and Invisible Men (Charli XCX).

Peep the tracklisting for their “Red Flag” below.

(1) One Strike / (2) One Woman Man / (3) Make U Love Me / (4) Summer Rain / (5) This is War / (6) Who Hurt Who / (7) Puppet on a String / (8) Fear / (9) Ratchet Behaviour / (10) Red Flag / (11) Tribal / (12) Pieces

Lapsley reveals artwork, tracklisting for debut album “Long Way Home”

19 Jan

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Lapsley has revealed the artwork and tracklisting for her debut album.

The singer/songwriter dubbed her first studio collection “Long Way Home” and will release it on March 4 through XL Recordings.

Current single “Love is Blind” is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Among the musicians backing Lapsley on the keenly-awaited album are James Draper (Cheryl, Nicola Roberts), Sam Romans (Birdy, John Legend), Jimmy Napes (Disclosure, Alicia Keys), and Tourist (Kacy Hill, Sam Smith).

Peep the tracklisting for “Long Way Home” below.

(1) Heartless / (2) Hurt Me / (3) Falling Short / (4) Cliff / (5) Operator (He Doesn’t Call Me) / (6) Painter / (7) Tell Me the Truth / (8) Station / (9) Love is Blind / (10) Silverlake / (11) Leap / (12) Seven Months