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Stargate celebrate 20 years in the music business

31 Oct

Norwegian songwriting and production duo Stargate, which is composed of members Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, have celebrated 20 years in the music business.

Alongside former member Hallgeir Rustan, and before relocating to the United States, Stargate have helmed hits for Samantha Mumba (“Always Come Back to Your Love”), Misteeq (“Scandalous”), Shola Ama (“Still Believe”), Blue (“All Rise”), Javine (“Real Things”), Atomic Kitten (“It’s OK”), Billie Piper (“Day & Night”), Fierce (“Sweet Love 2K”) and Ashley Ballard (“Hottie”).

Stargate’s recent credits include David Guetta’s “Light Headed,” Charli XCX’s “Girls Night Out,” Khalid’s “Stay,” Sabrina Carpenter’s “Almost Love,” Ne-Yo’s “Without You,” Tinashe’s “Faded Love,”  Majid Jordan’s “Body Talk,” Camila Cabello’s “OMG,” and Sam Smith’s “Too Good At Goodbyes.”

Under Tim Blacksmith and Danny D’s management, Stargate have also worked with songwriters Johnta Austin, Frankie Storm, Claude Kelly, Starrah, Phillip “Taj” Jackson, Autumn Rowe, Justin Tranter, Ester Dean, Ross Golan, Amanda Ghost, James Fauntleroy, Kristal “Tyterwriter” Oliver, and Ryan Toby.

Stream the following playlists dedicated to Stargate’s works.

Javine releases new performance video for hit single ‘Real Things’

16 Aug


Javine has posted a new performance video online.

“Real Things” is taken from the British singer/songwriter’s debut album, “Surrender,” out now via EMI Music Group / Innocence Records / Virgin Records.

The track – produced by Norwegian hitmakers Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen of Stargate – debuted at number four on the UK Singles Chart.

“Surrender” featured further hit singles including “Best of My Love” and “Surrender,” as well as alliances with Francis “Eg” White (Adele, Rebecca Ferguson), Angela Hunte (Jennifer Hudson, Melanie Fiona), Johnny Douglas (Estelle, Kylie Minogue) and Carsten “Soulshock” Schack (Usher, Keyshia Cole).