Tag Archives: Jasmine Villegas

Jasmine V hits the studio with Rob Knox for new music

29 Apr

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Jasmine V has recorded new material with Rob Knox.

The hitmaker is known for co-writing and producing Ciara’s “Love Sex Magic” f/ Justin Timberlake [Jive Records], Rihanna’s “Cold Case Love” [Def Jam Recordings] and Joe Jonas’ “Just in Love” [Hollywood Records].

His extensive resume includes further works for Britney Spears [RCA Records], Katharine McPhee [Columbia Records], Leona Lewis [Island Records], Pixie Lott [Virgin EMI Records] and Nathan Sykes [Global Talent Entertainment].

Meanwhile, Jasmine V is expected to release her debut album later this year under Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2014’s EP “That’s Me Right There,” which featured singles “Walk Away” and “I Love Your Crazy.”

Production-wise, the full-length CD will boast contributions from Soundz (Usher, K. Michelle), Benny Cassette (Miguel, Elle Varner), Ne-Yo (Keri Hilson, Sevyn Streeter) and Dem Jointz (Brandy, Aston Merrygold).

Watch the lyric video for “Who That” below.

Jasmine V works with Dem Jointz for debut album

15 Apr

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Jasmine V has worked with Dem Jointz for her upcoming debut album.

“@JasmineVillegas and I are back at it,” the record producer posted to his Instagram account on Tuesday (April 14, 2015).

Dem Jointz is known for co-writing and producing hits for Brandy f/ Chris Brown (“Put it Down”), JLS (“Hottest Girl in the World”), Christina Aguilera (“Shut Up”) and Sevyn Streeter (“Call Me Crazy”).

His extensive resume includes further works for Marsha Ambrosius [RCA Records], Madison Beer [Island Records], Jordin Sparks [Larger Than Life Records] and Candice Pillay [KIDinaKORNER].

Meanwhile, Jasmine V is expected to release her first studio collection later this year under Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional alliances with Soundz (Jeremih, K. Michelle), Ne-Yo (Beyonce, Kelly Rowland), Benny Cassette (Elle Varner, Keri Hilson) and Jon Bellion (Eminem, Jason Derulo).

Jasmine’s debut EP “That’s Me Right There” – featuring previous promotional cuts “Walk Away,” “I Love Your Crazy” and the Kendrick Lamar-assisted title track – is now available for download via iTunes.

Listen to the audio clip for “One Night” below.

Jasmine V premieres “Walk Away” music video

31 Mar

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Jasmine V has premiered a new music video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Walk Away” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (March 26, 2015).

“Walk Away” was co-written and co-produced by Larry “Symbolyc One” Griffin, who also worked with the likes of Madonna [Interscope Records], Beyonce [Columbia Records] and Tamar Braxton [Epic Records].

Jasmine V’s debut EP “That’s Me Right There” – featuring previous promotional cuts “I Love Your Crazy,” “Me Without You” and “Who That” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Interscope Records.

Watch the music video for “Walk Away” below.

Jasmine V debuts new single “One Night”

14 Mar

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Jasmine V has debuted her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “One Night” to her official YouTube channel on Wednesday (March 11, 2015).

“One Night” – featuring Jeremih and Problem – marks the first promotional cut from the artist’s upcoming debut album under Interscope Records.

Production duties on “One Night” were handled by Kenneth “Soundz” Coby, whose other credits include K. Michelle’s “Hard to Do” [Atlantic Records], Ciara’s “DUI” [Epic Records] and Rihanna’s “Skin” [Def Jam Recordings].

The keenly-anticipated album by Jasmine V serves as the follow-up to 2014’s EP “That’s Me Right There,” which delivered the Kendrick Lamar-assisted title track and the RoccStar-produced “I Love Your Crazy.”

On the songwriting and production front, the still-untitled LP boasts contributions from Ester Dean (Nicki Minaj, David Guetta), Benny Cassette (Stacy Barthe, Elle Varner) and Ne-Yo (Beyonce, Kelly Rowland).

Listen to “One Night” below.

Jasmine V shares “Who That” lyric video

1 Feb

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Jasmine V has shared a new lyric video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Who That” to her official Vevo channel on Friday (January 30, 2015).

“Who That” was co-written by Sam Hook, whose other credits include Omarion’s “Post to Be” [Maybach Music Group], Trey Songz’s “Na Na” [Atlantic Records] and Chris Brown’s “Lady in a Glass Dress” [RCA Records].

Production duties on “Who That” were handled by Harmony Samuels, who is also responsible for Ciara’s “I Bet” [Epic Records], Ariana Grande’s “The Way” [Republic Records] and Fifth Harmony’s “Body Rock” [Syco Music].

Jasmine V’s debut EP “That’s Me Right There” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Interscope Records.

Her still-untitled full-length album – featuring productions and songwriting contributions from Ester Dean, Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith, Kenneth “Soundz” Coby, Eric Bellinger and Benny Cassette – will be released later this year.

Watch the lyric video for “Who That” below.

Jasmine V collaborates with Benny Cassette for debut album?

28 Jan

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Jasmine V has collaborated with Benny Cassette on new material.

“No tracks, just songs. @JasmineVillegas @MichahFoneCheck @WattSix” Cassette posted to his Instagram page on Tuesday (January 27, 2015).

Some of his recent credits include Miguel’s “NWA” f/ Kurupt [RCA Records], Stacy Barthe’s “Live for Today” f/ Common [Homeschool / Motown Records] and Mary Lambert’s “Secrets” [Capitol Records].

The record producer and songwriter – real name Benedetto Rotondi – also contributed to forthcoming releases by Elle Varner [RCA Records], Sevyn Streeter [Atlantic Records] and Keri Hilson [Interscope Records].

Meanwhile, Jasmine V is expected to release her full-length debut album later this year via Universal Music Group imprint Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s EP “That’s Me Right There,” which features the Kendrick Lamar-featuring / Harmony Samuels-produced title track as well as the RoccStar-assisted “I Love Your Crazy.”

Among the musicians backing Jasmine V on the highly-anticipated LP are Ester Dean (Trey Songz, Britney Spears), Soundz (Usher, K. Michelle), Ne-Yo (Ciara, Nicole Scherzinger) and Eric Bellinger (Chris Brown, Teyana Taylor).

Watch the music video for Benny Cassette’s “Raging Bull” below.

Ciara unleases new single “I Bet”

14 Jan

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Ciara has unleashed her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “I Bet” to her official Vevo page on Tuesday (January 13, 2015).

“I Bet” was co-written by siblings Theron and Royce Thomas of Rock City, who previously teamed with the artist on “I’m Out” and “Keep On Looking.”

The duo are also co-responsible for Becky G’s “Shower” [Kemosabe Records], Keyshia Cole “New Nu” [Interscope Records], Rihanna’s “Man Down” [Def Jam Recordings] and Usher’s “I Don’t Mind” [RCA Records].

Production duties on “I Bet” were handled by Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, whose other credits include Tamar Braxton’s “Let Me Know” [Epic Records] and Jasmine V’s “That’s Me Right There” [Interscope Records].

He also confirmed placements on the next projects by Melissa Steel [Atlantic Records], Gabi Wilson [RCA Records], Pia Mia [Interscope Records], LeToya Luckett [Entertainment One Music Group] and Jojo [Atlantic Records].

Ciara’s upcoming sixth studio collection, “Jackie,” is due later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.

The keenly-awaited project follows 2013’s “Ciara,” which peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned hit single “Body Party.”

Other musicians backing the “Body Party” star on the new album are Dr. Luke, Henry “Cirkut” Walter, Jamal “Polow Da Don” Jones, Mike Will Made It, Kenneth “Soundz” Coby and Diane Warren.

Listen to “I Bet” below.

Jasmine V unleashes “I Love Your Crazy” music video

19 Dec

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Jasmine V has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for the Alfredo Flores-directed “I Love Your Crazy” to her official Vevo page on Friday (December 19, 2014).

“I Love Your Crazy” was co-written and produced by Leon “RoccStar” Youngblood, whose resume also includes works for Usher (“Clueless”), Jennifer Lopez (“Acting Like That”) and Chris Brown (“Fine China”).

The track is lifted from Jazmine V’s mini-album, “That’s Me Right There,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Interscope Records.

Other EP contributors include Harmony Samuels (Brandy, Teyana Taylor), Carmen Reece (Ariana Grande, Nathan Sykes), Symbolyc One (Madonna, Kanye West) and Sam Hook (Omarion, Trey Songz).

Watch the music video for “I Love Your Crazy” below.

Hamada Mania’s favorite songs of 2014

11 Dec

Ella Henderson

Song Title: “Beautifully Unfinished”
Performed By: Ella Henderson.
Written By: Ella Henderson, Lindy Robbins & Steve Robson.
Produced By: Steve Robson & Komi (El-Hakam Al-Kaubaisy).
Label: Syco Music.

Keyshia03

Song Title: “Believer”
Performed By: Keyshia Cole.
Written By: Ester Dean, Jasper Cameron, Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen.
Produced By: Stargate.
Label: Interscope Records.

Sia02

Song Title: “Big Girls Cry”
Performed By: Sia.
Written By: Sia Furler & Christopher Braide.
Produced By: Greg Kurstin & Christopher Braide.
Label: RCA Records.

ColbieCaillat

Song Title: “Break Free”
Performed By: Colbie Caillat.
Written By: Colbie Caillat & Christopher Braide.
Produced By: Christopher Braide.
Label: Republic Records.

Tiaan

Song Title: “Devil’s Touch”
Performed By: TIAAN.
Produced By: Arnthor Birgisson.
Label: AristoTracks.

Cover Drive

Song Title: “Easy Life”
Performed By: Cover Drive.
Written By: Amanda Reifer, T-Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding, Barry Hill, Kerrie Thomas-Armstrong, Dan Goudie & Ashley Milton.
Label: Independent Release.

Jennifer - Same Girl

Song Title: “Expertease (Ready Set Go)”
Performed By: Jennifer Lopez.
Written By: Jennifer Lopez, Sia Furler, Warren “Oak” Felder and Steve “Aceface” Mostyn.
Produced By: Warren “Oak” Felder and Steve “Aceface” Mostyn.
Label: Capitol Records.

Clean-Bandit

Song Title: “Extraordinary”
Performed By: Clean Bandit (featuring Sharna Bass).
Written By: James Napier, Gustave Rudman, Grace Chatto & Jack Patterson.
Produced By: Jack Patterson & Mark Ralph.
Label: Black Butter / Atlantic Records.

Goapele

Song Title: “Hey Boy” (solo version)
Performed By: Goapele.
Written By: Estelle Swaray, Lauren Evans, David “DQ” Quinones, Lance Tolbert & Keith Harris.
Produced By: Keith Harris.
Label: Skyblaze Recordings / BMG Rights Management.

Leah McFall

Song Title: “Home”
Performed By: Leah McFall (featuring will.i.am).
Written By: William Adams, Jean Baptiste Kouame, Michael McHenry, Ryan “DJ Replay” Buendia, Alex Ebert & Jade Castrinos.
Produced By: will.i.am & Free School.
Label: Capitol Records.

Christina02

Song Title: “Human”
Performed By: Christina Perri.
Written By: Christina Perri & Martin Johnson.
Produced By: Martin Johnson.
Label: Atlantic Records.

Haim

Song Title: “If I Could Change Your Mind”
Performed By: HAIM.
Written By: Alana Haim, Danielle Haim, Este Haim & James Ford.
Produced By: James Ford.
Label: Polydor Records.

Ella02

Song Title: “If I Go”
Performed By: Ella Eyre.
Written By: Ella Eyre, Natalia Hajjara & Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers.
Produced By: Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers.
Label: Virgin EMI Records.

Gorgon City

Song Title: “Imagination”
Performed By: Gorgon City (featuring Katy Menditta).
Written By: Emeli Sande, Katy Menditta, Mustafa Omer, James Murray, Kye “Foamo” Gibbon & Matthew “RackNRuin” Robson-Scott
Produced By: Gorgon City & Mojam.
Label: Black Butter / Virgin EMI Records.

Lion Babe01

Song Title: “Jump Hi”
Performed By: Lion Babe (featuring Childish Gambino).
Written By: Jillian Hervey, Lucas Goodman & Makeba Riddick.
Label: Outsiders Recorded Music / Polydor Records.

Ariana-Grande-Yours-Truly-

Song Title: “Just a Little Bit of Your Heart”
Performed By: Ariana Grande.
Written By: Harry Styles & Johan Carlsson.
Produced By: Johan Carlsson & Peter Carlsson.
Label: Republic Records.

LP1

Song Title: “Kicks”
Performed By: FKA twigs.
Written By: Tahliah “FKA twigs” Barnett & Joel Compass.
Produced By: FKA twigs & Cy An.
Label: Young Turks.

Pharrell - Alicia

Song Title: “Know Who You Are”
Performed By: Pharrell Williams (featuring Alicia Keys).
Written By: Pharrell Williams & Alicia Keys.
Produced By: Pharrell Williams.
Label: Columbia Records.

Teyana Taylor01

Song Title: “Maybe”
Performed By: Teyana Taylor (featuring Pusha T & Yo Gotti).
Written By: Teyana Taylor, Andre Proctor, Brian Soko, Rasool Diaz, Jaramye Daniels, Kyle Owens, Akil King, Terrence Thornton & Mario Mims.
Produced By: The Order, Jaramye Daniels & Kyle “KO” Owens.
Label: G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam Recordings.

Kylie Minogue - Kiss Me Once

Song Title: “Million Miles”
Performed By: Kylie Minogue.
Written By: Chelcee Grimes, Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen & Peter Wallevik.
Produced By: Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen & Peter Wallevik.
Label: Parlophone Records.

Sam Smith - In the Lonely Hour

Song Title: “Not in That Way”
Performed By: Sam Smith.
Written By: Sam Smith & Fraser T. Smith.
Produced By: Fraser T. Smith.
Label: Capitol Records.

Marsha

Song Title: “Night Time”
Performed By: Marsha Ambrosius.
Written By: Marsha Ambrosius, Sam Dew, Kenneth Bartolomei, Erik Reyes-Ortiz & Kevin Crowe.
Produced By: J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League.
Label: RCA Records.

Brooke Candy

Song Title: “Opulence”
Performed By: Brooke Candy.
Written By: Brooke Candy, Sia Furler & Thomas “Diplo” Pentz.
Produced By: Thomas “Diplo” Pentz.
Label: RCA Records.

Tourist01

Song Title: “Patterns”
Performed By: Tourist (featuring Lianne La Havas).
Written By: James Napier and William “Tourist” Phillips.
Label: Method Records.

Jessie05

Song Title: “Pieces”
Performed By: Jessie Ware.
Written By: Jessie Ware, James Napier & William “Tourist” Phillips.
Produced By: Emile Haynie.
Label: PMR / Island Records.

Karen Harding01

Song Title: “Say Something”
Performed By: Karen Harding.
Written By: Karen Harding & Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike.
Produced By: Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike.
Label: Method Records / Capitol Records.

Jasmine01

Song Title: “That’s Me Right There”
Performed By: Jasmine Villegas (featuring Kendrick Lamar).
Written By: Carmen Reece, Al Sherrod Lambert, Chris Jackson & Harmony “H-Money” Samuels.
Produced By: Harmony “H-Money” Samuels.
Label: Interscope Records.

Toni-Braxton-Babyface

Song Title: “The D Word”
Performed By: Toni Braxton & Babyface.
Written By: Toni Braxton & Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.
Produced By: Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.
Label: Motown Records.

Mary07

Song Title: “Wonderful”
Performed By: Mary J. Blige.
Written By: Mary J. Blige, Priscilla Renea Hamilton, LaShawn “Big Shiz” Daniels, Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Steve “Aceface” Mostyn & Ronald “Flippa” Colson.
Produced By: Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Steve “Aceface” Mostyn & Ronald “Flippa” Colson.
Label: Epic Records.

Mariah02

Song Title: “You’re Mine (Eternal)”
Performed By: Mariah Carey.
Written By: Mariah Carey & Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins.
Produced By: Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins & Mariah Carey.
Label: Def Jam Recordings.

Jasmine V drops “Walk Away” lyric video

3 Dec

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Jasmine V is out with a new lyric video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the lyric-based visual clip for “Walk Away” to her official Vevo page on Wednesday (September 03, 2014).

“Walk Away” was helmed by Jameil Aossey along with Symbolyc One, who also worked with the likes of Madonna [Interscope Records], Beyonce [Columbia Records] and Tamar Braxton [Streamline / Epic Records].

The track appears on the artist’s mini-album, “That’s Me Right There,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Interscope Records.

Harmony “H-Money” Samuels serves as the project’s executive producer. His upcoming placements are with Ciara [Epic Records], Jojo [Atlantic Records], Pia Mia [Interscope Records] and Gabi Wilson [RCA Records].

Other musicians backing Jasmine V on the EP are RoccStar (Usher, Jennifer Lopez), Carmen Reece (Avery Wilson, Jessica Mauboy), Sam Hook (Trey Songz, Miley Cyrus) and Al Sherrod Lambert (Omarion, Ariana Grande).

Watch the lyric video for “Walk Away” below.