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Fergie reveals tracklisting for sophomore album “Double Dutchess”

20 Aug

American singer/songwriter Stacy Ann Ferguson, known mononymously as Fergie, has revealed the tracklisting for her second album, “Double Dutchess,” which will arrive later this year via Dutchess Music / BMG Records.

The follow-up to 2006’s “The Dutchess” boasts songwriting contributions from Rock City (Usher), Jocelyn “Jo’zzy” Donald (Zendaya), George Pajon (Ricky Martin), Justin Tranter (Britney Spears), Diana Gordon (Rita Ora) and Jean Baptiste Kouame (Chris Brown).

On the production front, Fergie has teamed up with Toby Gad (Alicia Keys), Polow Da Don (Robin Thicke), DJ Mustard (Tinashe), RoccStar (Prince Royce), Keith Harris (Mary J. Blige), Philip “Hardwork” Contable (Sean Paul), Dr. Luke (Meghan Trainor) and Cirkut (The Weeknd).

See the tracklisting for “Double Dutchess” below.

(1) Hungry / (2) Like it Ain’t Nuttin / (3) You Already Know / (4) Just Like You / (5) A Little Work / (6) Life Goes On / (7) M.I.L.F. $ / (8) Save it Til Morning / (9) Enchanté (Carine) / (10) Tension / (11) L.A. Love (La La) / (12) Love is Blind / (13) Love is Pain

Taya unleashes new promotional single “When Ur Sober”

18 Aug

British singer/songwriter Taylor Ann Fowlis, known mononymously as Taya, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“When Ur Sober” – featuring Yxng Bane – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Boasting co-production duties from Diztortion (Rihanna, Kelly Clarkson) and Mark Ralph (Amber Mark, Zara Larsson); “Sober” was co-written by Wayne Hector (Anne-Marie, Jess Glynne), Arnthor Birgisson (RAYE, Enrique Iglesias) and Emma Davidson-Dillon (Jasmine Thompson, Zac Samuel).

Taya’s upcoming debut mini-album – featuring previous singles “Deeper,” “Got Me Wondering” and “Sweet Waste of Time” – is scheduled to arrive on September 1st via Atlantic Records UK.

Other producers backing Taya on the self-titled project are George Reid (Raleigh Ritchie), Felix Snow (Katy Perry), Jonas Jeberg (Chris Brown) and Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh (Lianne La Havas).

On the songwriting front, Taya has worked with Karen Poole (Dua Lipa), Eyelar Mirzazadeh (Tinashe), Anjulie Persaud (Nicki Minaj), Tom Havelock (Sinead Harnett) and Jean Baptiste Kouame (Mabel McVey).

Stream the audio clip for “When Ur Sober” below.

Sabrina Claudio liberates new promotional single “Belong to You”

28 Jul

Sabrina Claudio has liberated her new single online.

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

The track was co-written and produced by Canadian musician STINT (born Ajay Bhattacharyya), whose resume boasts further works with Jacob Banks (“Chainsmoking”), Santigold (“Walking in a Circle”), Gallant (“Open Up”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“LA Hallucinations”), AlunaGeorge (“Wanderlust”), Zara Larsson (“Make That Money Girl”) and NAO (“Girlfriend”).

Meanwhile, Claudio’s next project – featuring previous promotional single “Unravel Me” – is expected to arrive later this year via SC Entertainment in partnership with Artist Partner Group / Atlantic Records.

On the follow-up to “Confidently Lost,” Claudio has also worked Nasri Atweh (Shakira), Adam Messinger (Justin Bieber), Oren Yoel (Keri Hilson), Two Inch Punch (Sam Smith), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Sevyn Streeter), Kurstis “K9” McKenzie (Rita Ora) and Mike “Scribz” Riley (Tove Lo).

Stream the audio clip for “Belong to You” below.

Liam Payne registers new song title online

25 Jul

British singer/songwriter Liam Payne has registered a new song title with ASCAP – The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.

“Bedroom Floor” is slotted for inclusion on Payne’s upcoming debut album, which will arrive later this year via Hampton Records in partnership with Capitol Records (UK) and Republic Records (US).

The track was written by fellow recording artist Charlie Puth alongside Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Bebe Rexha), Ammar Malik (Nick Jonas), Noel Zancanella (Ella Henderson), Aaron Jennings (Big Boi) and Steve Mac (Zara Larsson).

For the still-untitled collection, Payne has also teamed up with producers including Soulshock & Karlin (Kelly Rowland), Pharrell Williams (Usher), Digital Farm Animals (Fifth Harmony), Warren “Oak” Felder (Jordan Fisher), Zaire Koalo (Demi Lovato), Nick Monson (Lady GaGa), DannyBoyStyles (The Weeknd) and Ben Billions (Kristian Galva).

Among the additional songwriters expected to appear on the album are Bibi Bourelly (Selena Gomez), Emily Warren (Charli XCX), Marlon Roudette (Louisa Johnson), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna), Scott Harris (Melanie Martinez), Jaramye Daniels (Beyonce), Sean “The Pen” Garrett (Christina Milian), Marlin “Hookman” Bonds (Jason Derulo) and Samuel Preston (Nina Nesbitt).

Listen to audio clip for “Get Low” below.

Sabrina Claudio hits the studio with Two Inch Punch

16 Jul

Sabrina Claudio has recorded new material with Two Inch Punch for her upcoming project under Artist Partner Group / Atlantic Records.

Born Benjamin Ross Ash, the British record producer and songwriter’s credits include Kodaline’s “Brother,” Rex Orange County’s “Untitled,” Zac Samuel’s “Never Letting Go,” Moko’s “With You,” Lulu James’ “The Sweetest Thing,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Human,” and Years & Years’ “Eyes Shut.”

Two Inch Punch’s resume boasts further works with fellow musicians including Benny Blanco, Niara Scarlett, Mike Spencer, Laura Dockrill, Happy Perez, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Noah Breakfast, Lauren Christy, and Julian Bunetta.

Featuring the Stint-produced “Unravel Me,” Claudio’s upcoming still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Nasri Atweh (Shakira, Justin Bieber), Adam Messinger (Pitbull, Chris Brown), Oren Yoel (Miley Cyrus, Keri Hilson) and Jean Baptiste Kouame (Fergie, Mabel McVey).

Fans of Two Inch Punch’s songwriting and production works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by ALMA, Sam Smith, Era Istrefi, Janice, Amber Mark, Ella Eyre, Dakota, Lily Allen, Jacob Banks, RAYE, Dan Caplen, Anne-Marie, Liv Dawson, Jessie Ware, Saya, Ava Lily, JP Cooper, Grace Carter, Antigoni Buxton, Julia Michaels, Una Sand, and Kamille.

Watch the music video for “Unravel Me” below.

Mabel records new material with Dan Caplen, Jordan Riley

13 Jul

Photo Credit – Alex De Mora

British singer/songwriter Mabel has recorded new music with Dan Caplen and Jordan Riley. It is yet to be known, however, whether the session was intended for a future Caplen release or McVey’s upcoming debut album.

Caplen’s current promotional single “Flat Champagne,” which features guest vocals from Ray BLK, is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to “Flat Champagne,” Riley co-wrote and produced several songs that are slotted for inclusion on Caplen’s next project under Atlantic Records UK including “Got a lot to Learn,” “Hoops,” “Hymn for Life,” “Prove,” “Take Them Blows” and “We Ain’t Hiding Nothing.”

Mabel’s debut album, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Marlon Roudette (Liam Payne), RAYE (Charli XCX), Joel Compass (FKA twigs), MNEK (Dua Lipa), Negin Djafari (Anne-Marie), Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), GRADES (Jess Glynne), Levi Lennox (Sam Smith), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna) and Arnthor Birgisson (Leona Lewis).

Listen to the audio for “Flat Champagne” below.

Liam Payne teams up with Zedd for new single “Get Low”

6 Jul

British singer/songwriter Liam Payne has teamed up with German record producer Zedd (born Anton Zaslavski) for his new single “Get Low,” which will arrive on July 7th via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Prince Charlez alongside Fabienne Holloway, whose resume boasts further works with Grace Carter (“Heal Me”), Tori Kelly (“Mellow”), Dakota (“Never Good Enough”), Kiah Victoria (“Treat Me”), Janelle Monae (“Call the Lawd”), Rosie Lowe (“So Human”) and Kara Marni (“Skydive”).

Meanwhile, Payne is expected to release his first studio collection – featuring the Ed Sheeran-penned / Steve Mac-produced “Strip That Down” – later this year via Capitol Records (UK) and Republic Records (US).

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional songwriting contributions from Marlon Roudette (Sinead Harnett), Bibi Bourelly (Rihanna), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Angel Taylor), Emily Warren (Dua Lipa), Scott Harris (Rachel Platten), Marlin “Hookman” Bonds (Zendaya), Sean Garrett (Mary H. Blige), Jaramye Daniels (Foxes) and Samuel Preston (Ella Eyre).

Among the producers expected to appear on the album are Soulshock & Karlin (Usher), Pharrell Williams (Charlie Puth), Digital Farm Animals (Rita Ora), Warren Felder (Demi Lovato), Zaire Koalo (Kehlani), Nick Monson (Selena Gomez), DannyBoyStyles (Zara Larsson) and Ben Billions (The Weeknd).

Watch the music video for “Strip That Down” below.