Tag Archives: James Wong

PrettyMuch deliver debut mini-album

21 Apr

American-Canadian boy band PrettyMuch – composed of members Austin Porter, Nick Mara, Edwin Honoret, Brandon Arreaga and Zion Kuwonu – have delivered their debut mini-album online.

“PrettyMuch an EP” – featuring four new songs in the shape of “Hello,” “10,000 Hours,” “Healthy” and “On My Way” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The Syco Music project boasts productions from Axident, Big Taste, Gladius, Warren “Oak” Felder, ADP, Julian Bunetta, Fred Gibson, and The Electric.

On the songwriting front, PrettyMuch have worked with Steph Jones, Nate Cyphert, Wayne Hector, Talay Riley, Sean Douglas, and Rachel “Raye” Keen.

Stream “PrettyMuch an EP” below.

Bea Miller delivers sophomore album “Aurora”

25 Feb

American singer/songwriter Bea Miller has delivered her new album online.

“Aurora” – featuring promotional singles “Song Like You” and “S.L.U.T.” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Not an Apology” boasts songwriting contributions from Steph Jones, Cara Salimando, Sizzy Rocket, Paris Carney, Cole Citrenbaum, Julia Michaels, and Justin Tranter.

On the production front, Miller was worked with Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevorious, Zaire Kaolo, Ido Zmishlany, Jarrad Rogers, Spencer Bastian, Jintae Ko, Mike Sabath, Jesse Shatkin, Cole Citrenbaum, DJ Stanfill, Imad Royal, Dylan Bauld, Michel Heyaca, Gladius James, and Dreamlab.

Stream “Aurora” below.

Jin Jin teases new collaboration with Jason Derulo

12 Jan

British singer/songwriter Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett has teased a new collaboration with American recording artist Jason Derulo.

“Thanks @jasonderulo for having me today!!! Was soooo good working with you 🙏🏾. ❤️💛💚,” Jin Jin posted to Instagram on Thursday (January 11, 2018).

Jin Jin’s songwriting resume boasts works with Raye (“Decline”), Jonas Blue (“We Could Go Back”), Paloma Faith (“My Body”), Yebba Smith (“Evergreen”), Dom McCallister (“Only One”), Kiesza (“Don’t Want You Back”), Aston Merrygold (“Trudy”), Tinie Tempah (“Not Letting Go”), Sub Focus (“Love Devine”) and Jax Jones (“You Don’t Know Me”).

Jin Jin has also contributed to the next projects by Jess Glynne, Raye, Ella Eyre, Sabrina Carpenter, Taya, Ray BLK, Molly Rainford, Stanaj, Angel Haze, Jasmine Thompson, David Guetta, Era Istrefi, Fleur East, Starley, Astrid S, Janelle Monae, Dakota, Rita Ora, Bobii Lewis, Conrad Sewell, Lapsley, Anne-Marie, Melissa Steel, Tom Walker, Alex Aiono, Dido, and 5 After Midnight.

Meanwhile, Derulo is scheduled to release his fifth studio collection – featuring promotional singles “Swalla,” “Tip Toe” and “If I’m Lucky” – later this year via Beluga Heights Entertainment / Warner Brothers Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Everything is 4” reportedly delivers additional contributions from Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Verse Simmonds, Gladius James, Captain Cuts, Phoebe Ryan, Jussifer, Geoffro Cause, Shama Joseph, Julia Michaels, Tre Jean-Marie, Dayo Olatunji, Jason Boyd, Paris Jones, Knightstarr, Sebastian Kole, Jeff Gitty, Brian Lee, Happy Perez, and Nova Wav.

Stream the audio clip for “Tip Toe” below.

Lennon Stella drafts Ella Henderson, Two Inch Punch, Max McElligott for new collaboration

4 Jan

Canadian singer, songwriter, and actress Lennon Stella has drafted Ella Henderson, Two Inch Punch, and Max McElligott for a new collaboration.

In addition to prepping for the release of her own promotional single “Ugly,” Henderson has recently co-penned “Guilty” for fellow recording artist Paloma Faith alongside Wayne Hector and Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Thomas Barnes and Thomas “Froe” Barnes of UK songwriting/production trio TMS.

Meanwhile, McElligott (who also goes by Max Wolfgang) is known for co-writing Kygo’s “Never Let You Go,” Martin Garrix’s “Now That I’ve Found You,” Moxie Raia’s “Rudimental,” Tom Chaplin’s “Hardened Heart,” Kylie Minogue’s “Your Body,” and Ed Sheeran’s “Lay it All on Me.”

Having recently produced Jessie Ware’s “Hearts” and Dan Caplen’s “Two Fingers,” Two Inch Punch has also contributed to the next projects by Amber Mark, Jessie Reyez, Taya, Sabrina Claudio, Raye, Ella Eyre, Jorja Smith, Yebba Smith, Alma, Era Istrefi, Kamille, Noah Cyrus, Wens, Antigoni Buxton, Dakota, Janice Kavander, Grace Carter, and Mullally.

Lennon, on the other hand, is expected to release her debut project – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Jenna Andrews, Fiona Bevan, Caitlyn Scarlett, Ali Tamposi, Emily Warren, Sarah Aarons, Chloe Angelides, Amy Wadge, MoZella, Joel Little, Sean Douglas, Gladius, Jonny Lattimer, MNEK, Trey Campbell, and Stint – later this year.

Stream the audio clip for “Missed” below.

Lennon Stella hits the studio with Fiona Bevan, Caitlyn Scarlett, MNEK

29 Dec

Canadian actress, singer, and songwriter Lennon Stella has teamed with Caitlyn Scarlett, Fiona Bevan, and MNEK for a new collaboration.

Having signed a publishing deal with BMG earlier this year, Scarlett’s current promotional single “Happy When” – which was co-written with Fred Cox and Jonny Lattimer – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, Bevan recently co-wrote “Lonely with You” for Australian duo No Frills Twins alongside Richard “Biffco” Stannard. Her other credits include Alexandru’s “Sellotape,” Grace Davies’ “Too Young,” Mika’s “It’s My House,” Lights’ “Skydiving,” and Tom Walker’s “Heartland.”

In addition to working on his upcoming project under Digital Teddy / Virgin EMI Records, MNEK has also contributed to the next projects by Christina Aguilera, Zara Larsson, Mullally, Ella Henderson, Kara Marni, Chromeo, Mabel McVey, Tinashe, Ray BLK, and Mo Adeniran.

Lennon, on the other hand, is expected to release her debut project – featuring further contributions from Jenna Andrews, Chloe Angelides, Ali Tamposi, Emily Warren, Sarah Aarons, Amy Wadge, MoZella, Joel Little, Sean Douglas, Gladius, Jonny Lattimer, Trey Campbell, and Stint – some time next year.

Stream the audio clip for “Happy When” below.

Nick Jonas releases new promotional single “Watch Me”

3 Dec

Nick Jonas has released his new promotional single online.

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

Taken from the original motion picture soundtrack “Ferdinand;” the track was co-written by Jason Evigan, Sean Douglas, PJ Bianco and Jonathan Tucker.

As mentioned in previous posts, Jonas’s upcoming fourth album – featuring promotional singles “Remember I Told You” and “Find You” – is expected to arrive early next year via Safehouse Records and Island Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Cass Lowe, Harloe, Paul “Phamous” Shelton, Jesse Saint John, Steve Mac, Whitney Phillips, Gladius, Skylar Grey, Justin Tranter, Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph, and Dewain Whitmore Jr.

Stream the audio clip for “Watch Me” below.

Gladius James liberates new promotional single “Too Bad”

11 Nov

Kiwi singer, songwriter, and record producer James Wong (professionally known as Gladius James) has liberated his new single online.

“Too Bad” – which was penned and produced by Gladius James – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track also marks the first promotional cut from his upcoming debut mini-album “Revelation,” which will arrive in early 2018 via Island Records.

On the songwriting and production front, Gladius has helmed songs for Justin Bieber (“Company”), Demi Lovato (“You Don’t Do it for Me Anymore”), Bebe Rexha (“Small Doses”), Olivia Holt (“Generous”), Jake Miller (“Overnight”), Maty Noyes (“Lil’ Bit Wrong”) and Bonnie McKee (“Easy”).

Gladius’ resume boasts additional works with fellow songwriters and producers including Big Taste, Caroline Ailin, Ricky Reed, Julia Michaels, Matt Radosevich, Lauren Christy, Ollie Green, Candace Shields, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Ilsey Juber, Ian Kirkpatrick, Fransisca Hall, Axident, and Maureen “MoZella” McDonald.

Stream the audio clip for “Too Bad” below.