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Ella Eyre debuts new single “Together”

31 Mar

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Ella Eyre has debuted her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Together” to her Vevo channel on Monday (March 30, 2015).

“Together” was produced by Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola of Future Cut, who are also responsible for Lily Allen’s “Smile” [Parlophone], Melanie Fiona’s “Ay Yo” [Motown] and Stooshe’s “Black Heart” [Warner Bros].

The track serves as the follow-up to previous promotional cut “Comeback,” which peaked to number twelve on the UK Singles Chart.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Eyre’s debut album “Feline” will be released later this year via Universal Music Group imprint Virgin EMI Records.

Other album producers include Two Inch Punch (Kacy Hill, Sam Smith), Greg Wells (Colbie Caillat, Kelly Clarkson), Jarrad Rogers (Demi Lovato, Becky Hill) and Chris Loco (Rita Ora, Melissa Steel).

Meanwhile, fans of Future Cut’s work should peep the upcoming projects by Whinnie Williams [Night Beach Records], Little Mix [Columbia Records], Tamera Foster [Syco Music] and Conor Maynard [Parlophone Records].

Watch an exclusive live performance of “Together” below.

Ella Eyre confirms new single “Together”

28 Mar

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Ella Eyre has confirmed the title for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter dubbed “Together” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album, “Feline,” out soon via Virgin EMI Records.

“Together” serves as the follow-up to previous single “Comeback,” which was written by Eyre along with the song’s producers Alexander Kronlund, Oscar Goerres and Ilya “KnocDown” Salmanzadeh.

Other musicians backing Eyre on “Feline” are Chris Loco (Emeli Sande, Kylie Minogue), Greg Wells (Katy Perry, Colbie Caillat), Jarrad Rogers (Charli XCX, Rita Ora) and Two Inch Punch (Ed Sheeran, Jessie Ware).

On the songwriting front, Eyre and Wayne  Hector co-wrote “Changing” for drum & bass duo Sigma along with Peter Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas Barnes of TMS. The Paloma Faith-assisted track topped the UK Singles Chart.

She also provided guest vocals on the DJ Fresh’s latest single “Gravity.” The track – which was co-written by Jon Shave, George Astasio and Jason Pebworth of The Invisible Men – debuted at number four on the UK Singles Chart.

Watch the music video for “Gravity” below.

 

Charli XCX, Rita Ora premiere “Doing It” music video

20 Jan

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Charli XCX has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Doing It” to her official YouTube page on Tuesday (January 20, 2015).

“Doing It” – featuring vocals from fellow British artist Rita Ora – is slotted for inclusion on the UK version of XCX’s sophomore album, “Sucker,” out on February 16 via Warner Music Group imprint Atlantic Records.

The track was written by XCX – real name Charlotte Aitchison – along with Noonie Bao, Matthew Burns, Ariel Rechtshaid and Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers.

Previous promotional single, the Cashmere Cat-assisted “Break the Rules,” peaked to number thirty five on the UK Singles Chart.

Other musicians backing the “Boom Clap” star on “Sucker” are Greg Kurstin (Pink, Kelly Clarkson), Justin Raisen (Sky Ferreira, Kylie Minogue), Benny Blanco (Miguel, Ariana Grande) and John Hill (Shakira, Christina Aguilera).

Watch the music video for “Doing It” below.

Charli XCX recruits Rita Ora for new single “Doing It”

8 Jan

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Charli XCX has debuted her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for the “Doing It” to her official SoundCloud page on Thursday (January 08, 2015).

“Doing It” was co-written by Charli XCX along with Noonie Bao and Matthew Burns. Production duties were handled by Ariel Rechtshaid and Jarrad Rogers, who also teamed with XCX on Neon Jungle track “So Alive.”

The new version of “Doing It” – featuring vocals from fellow British artist Rita Ora – is slotted for inclusion on the UK version of XCX’s latest album, “Sucker,” out on February 16 via Warner Music Group / Asylum Records.

Other musicians backing the “Boom Clap” star on “Sucker” are Stargate (Usher, Jennifer Lopez), Cashmere Cat (Tinashe, Ariana Grande), Benny Blanco (Ciara, Jordin Sparks) and Greg Kurstin (Shakira, Kelly Clarkson).

As mentioned in earlier posts, XCX – real name Charlotte Aitchison – has contributed to the third CD by Gwen Stefani. The still-untitled project will be released later this year via Mad Love Records and Interscope Records.

Listen to “Doing It” below.

DJ Fresh, Ella Eyre premiere music video for new single “Gravity”

25 Dec

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DJ Fresh has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The British electronic music producer posted the visual clip for “Gravity” to his official YouTube page on Wednesday (December 24, 2014).

“Gravity” features vocals from singer/songwriter Ella Eyre, who previously teamed with other musicians including Rudimental (“Waiting All Night”), Sigma (“Changing”) and Naughty Boy (“Think About It”).

The tracks follows the Ellie Goulding-assisted “Flashlight” and will be available for download from February 8, 2015 on Ministry of Sound Recordings.

In related news, Eyre’s debut album “Feline” will hit stores and digital outlets on February 28, 2015 via Universal Music Group imprint Virgin EMI Records.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Chris Loco, Natalia Hajjara, Two Inch Punch, Wayne Hector, Starsmith, Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers, Steve Robson and Paddy Byrne.

Watch the music video for “Gravity” below.

Rita Ora works with Jarrad Rogers for new album

24 Dec

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British singer/songwriter Rita Ora has worked with Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers on songs for her upcoming sophomore album.

The Australian hitmaker recently co-wrote and produced “Doing It” for Charli XCX along with Ariel Rechtshaid, Noonie Bao and Matthew Burns. The tracks appears on the artist’s second studio collection, “Sucker,” out now via iTunes.

He is also responsible for Ella Eyre’s “If I Go” [Virgin EMI Records], Rebecca Fergusson’s “I Hope” [Syco Music], Icona Pop’s “In the Stars” [Big Beat Records] and Neon Jungle’s “So Alive” [RCA Records].

Meanwhile, the “Grateful” star will release her next studio collection in early 2015 via Roc Nation and Columbia Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2012’s “ORA,” which debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and spawned four hit singles in the shape of “R.I.P.,” “How We Do (Party),” “Shine Ya Light” and “Radioactive.”

In addition to Rogers, the highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further contributions from Diplo, Priscilla Renea, Tommy Brown, Victoria Monet, DJ Mustard, Camille Purcell, Devonte Hynes, and Chantal Kreviazuk.

Watch the music video for “I Will Never Let You Down” below.

Ella Eyre reveals debut album “Feline” tracklisting

15 Dec

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Ella Eyre has revealed the official tracklisting for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter – born Ella McMahon – is scheduled to release “Feline” in the UK on February 28, 2015 via Virgin EMI Records.

Current single “Comeback” – which was written by Eyre along with Ilya “KnocDown” Salmanzadeh, Alexander Kronlund and Oscar “OZGO” Goerres – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Feline” yields further alliances with Chris Loco (“Fall Down”), Two Inch Punch (“Deeper”), Jarrad Rogers (“If I Go”), Paddy Byrne (“Home”), Starsmith (“Don’t Follow Me”), Steve Robson (“Alone Too”) and Jonny Lattimer (“Restart”).

Peep the official tracklisting for “Feline” below.

“Comeback”
“Don’t Follow Me”
“If I Go”
“Two”
“Everyone Goes Your Way”
“All About You”
“Home”
“Fall Down”
“Something Good”
“Alone Too”
“Worry”
“Typical”

Deluxe Edition:

“Waiting All Night” (with Rudimental)
“Deeper”
“Restart”
“Time”

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.

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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.

Charli XCX reveals new album “Sucker” credits

10 Dec

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Charli XCX has revealed the credits for her upcoming sophomore album.

The British singer/songwriter will release “Sucker” in the United States on December 16 via Neon Gold Records and Atlantic Records.

Current single “Break the Rules” – which was produced by Stargate, Cashmere Cat and Steve Mac – is now available for download via iTunes.

Other musicians backing XCX on the follow-up to 2013’s “True Romance” are Ariel Rechtshaid, Justin Raisen, Remi Nicole, Robopop, Greg Kurstin, Benny Blanco, Andrew Wyatt, Noonie Bao, Jarrad Rogers, and Patrik Berger.

On the songwriting front, XCX – born Charlotte Aitchison – has contributed to the next projects by Rihanna [Roc Nation], Gwen Stefani [Mad Love / Interscope Records] and Sky Ferreira [Capitol Records].

Some of her recent credits include “Beg for It” by Iggy Azalea [Virgin EMI Records], “OctaHate” by Ryn Weaver [Friends Keep Secrets / Interscope Records] and “So Alive” by Neon Jungle [RCA Records].

Peep the credits for “Sucker” below.

“Sucker”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Jeremiah Raisen / Justin Raisen).

“Break the Rules”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Daniel “Robopop” Omelio / Steve Mac / Tor Erik Hermansen / Mikkel Storleer Eriksen / Magnus “Cashmere Cat” Høiberg).

“London Queen”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Remi Nicole / Ariel Pink / Jeremiah Raisen / Justin Raisen).

“Breaking Up”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Noonie Bao / Markus Krunegård / Patrik Berger).

“Gold Coins”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Patrik Berger).

“Boom Clap”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Patrik Berger / Fredrik Berger / Stefan Gräslund).

“Doing It”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Noonie Bao / Matthew Burns / Ariel Rechtshaid / Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers).

“Body of My Own”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Christian Olsson / Patrik Berger).

“Famous”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Greg Kurstin).

“Hanging Around”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Rivers Cuomo / Jeremiah Raisen / Justin Raisen).

“Die Tonight”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Noonie Bao / Markus Krunegård / Patrik Berger / Rostam Batmanglij / Andrew Wyatt / Pontus Winnberg).

“Caught in the Middle”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin / Nick Van Hofwegen).

“Need Ur Luv”
Written By: (Charlotte Aitchison / Noonie Bao / Andrew Wyatt / Rostam Batmanglij).

Charli XCX debuts new song “Gold Coins”

18 Nov

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Charli XCX has debuted a new song online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Gold Coins” to her official YouTube page on Monday (November 17, 2014).

“Gold Coins” was written by Charli XCX along with Patrik Berger, who also teamed up with the artist on hit singles “I Love It” and “Boom Clap.”

As previously reported, Charli’s next studio collection “Sucker” is scheduled for release in the United States on December 16 via Neon Gold Records in partnership with Warner Music Group imprint Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “True Romance” boasts further collaborations with Stargate, Benny Blanco, Steve Mac, Jarrad Rogers, Cashmere Cat, Ariel Rechtshaid, Justin Raisen, Andrew Wyatt, John Hill, Ed Drewett, and Madeon.

Meanwhile, fans of Charli XCX’s songwriting should look out for the next projects by Gwen Stefani [Mad Love / Interscope Records], Iggy Azalea [Island / Virgin EMI Records] and Sky Ferreira [Capitol Records].

Listen to “Gold Coins” below.