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Era Istrefi drafts French Montana for new single “No I Love Yous”

18 Jul

Era Istrefi has announced the title for her new single.

The Kosovo-Albanian recording artist (born Era Istrefaj) christened “No I Love Yous” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album under Ultra Records / B1 Recordings / Neser Music.

The French Montana-featuring track, which was co-written by Chloe Angelides and Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard alongside Lukas “Lulou” Loules and Alexander “Alex Purple” Kronlund, is scheduled to arrive on August 25 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to “Bonbon” and the Felix Snow-produced “Redrum,” “Home With You” (co-written by RAYE and co-produced by Big Taste) and “Sapphire” (co-written by Sam Romans and produced by TMS) are among the other tracks slotted for inclusion on Istrefi’s debut album.

The highly-anticipated collection reportedly delivers additional productions and songwriting contributions from HitImpulse, Maegan Cottone, Two Inch Punch, Chelcee Grimes, Fred Ball, Jenna Andrews, Will Simms, Kamille, Fred Gibson, Linnea Sodahl, Jesse Saint John, and Sarah Hudson.

Watch the music video for “Redrum” below.

Marina Diamandis teams with Clean Bandit for new single “Disconnect”

25 Jun

Welsh singer/songwriter Marina Diamandis, professionally known as Marina and the Diamonds, has teamed up with British electronic music group Clean Bandit for their new single “Disconnect,” now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Disconnect” were handled by group members Luke and Jack Patterson alongside Mark Ralph, whose other credits include Jax Jones’ “You Don’t Know Me,” Take That’s “Giants,” Frances’ “Under Our Feet,” Era Istrefi’s “Redrum,” and AlunaGeorge’s “Mean What I Mean.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Diamandis is currently working on her upcoming fourth album, which reportedly boasts contributions from Jason Evigan (Madonna), Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa), Big Taste (Maty Noyes), Jesse St. John (Brooke Candy), Noah Breakfast (Amber Mark), Cass Lowe (Snakehips), James Flannigan (Kodaline) and Bonnie McKee (Charlie Puth).

Meanwhile, Clean Bandit’s sophomore studio collection – featuring previous singles “Symphony,” “Rockabye” and “Tears” – is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Disconnect” below.

Era Istrefi teams with Chelcee Grimes for new collaboration

19 Jun

Era Istrefi has teamed up with Chelcee Grimes for a new collaboration.

The British artist’s songwriting credits include Kylie Minogue’s “Million Miles,” The Saturdays’ “Walking Through the Desert,” Sweet California’s “Down With Ya,” BOA’s “First Time,” Louisa Johnson’s “So Good,” Stanaj’s “Romantic,” Olly Murs’ “Deeper,” Chris Lane’s “All the Time,” and Dua Lipa’s “Bad Together.”

Grimes’ upcoming debut album – featuring contributions from Cutfather, Kara DioGuardi, Steve Robson, and Claude Kelly – is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Label Group UK.

Meanwhile, Estrefi is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “Bon Bon” and “Redrum” – later this year via B1 Recordings / Neser Music in partnership with Ultra Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from Maegan Cottone (Little Mix), Sam Romans (Craig David), Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Dido), Linnea Sodahl (Zara Larsson), Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry), Jesse Saint John (HARLOE), Camille “Kamille” Purcell (Liam Tomlinson), Jenna Andrews (Ella Henderson) and Rachel “RAYE” Keen (Mabel McVey).

Fans of Grimes’ songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Anne-Marie [Asylum], Rita Ora [Atlantic], Kesha [RCA], Imani Williams [Sony Music], Mollie King [Island] and Tamera Foster [Syco].

Watch the music video for “Redrum” below.

HARLOE teams with Jason Evigan for new collaboration

16 May

American singer/songwriter Jessica Ashley, professionally known as HARLOE, has teamed up with Jason Evigan for a new collaboration.

The record producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist is responsible for Nick Jonas’ “Chains,” Kehlani’s “Gangsta,” Demi Lovato’s “Heart Attack,” Fifth Harmony’s “Miss Movin’ On,” Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty,” Alyxx Dione’s “Chingalinga,” Kat Graham’s “Power,” David Guetta’s “Dangerous,” Kelly Clarkson’s “Heartbeat Song,” and Madonna’s “Ghosttown.”

Evigan’s extensive resume boasts additional works with songwriters Kara DioGuardi, Lindy Robbins, Joleen Belle, MoZella, Audra Mae, Ilsey Juber, Livvi Franc, Ali Tamposi, Skyler Stonestreet, Asia Whiteacre, Kamille, Ross Golan, Sean Douglas, Breyan Isaac, Fred Wexler, Danny Parker, Ammar Malik, Sam Martin, Dewain Whitmore, Jacob Luttrell, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Meanwhile, HARLOE is expected to release her debut project – featuring the Drizzy-assisted “All in My Feelings” and upcoming single “More Than Ever” – later this year via Crooked Paintings Records.

In addition to regular collaborators Emanuel Kirikaou, Evan “Kidd” Bogart and Jesse Saint John, the still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph, James “JHart” Abrahart, Sarah Hudson, Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya, Christian “Crada” Kalla, and Samuel “SOPHIE” Long.

Fans of Evigan’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Ryan Lewis & Macklemore, Ella Eyre, MØ, Louisa Johnson, Andy Grammer, Rachel Platten, Bebe Rexha, Charlie Puth, Julia Michaels, Chromeo, Ella Henderson, Jessie Reyez, Kiiara, Fifth Harmony, Louis Tomlinson, Nick Jonas, and Marina & the Diamonds.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Jason Evigan’s work!

HARLOE hits the studio with Crada

10 May

American singer/songwriter Jessica Ashley, professionally known as HARLOE, has teamed up with Crada for a new collaboration.

The German record producer and songwriter, born Christian Kalla, has previously worked with artists such as Drake (“Fireworks”), Marlon Roudette (“Runaround”), Jake Miller (“See Ya Soon”), Conor Maynard (“Definition of Love”), Ella Eyre (“Make Me Love You”), Jordin Sparks (“Left … Right?”), Clare Maguire (“Freedom”) and Emeli Sande (“Friend of a Friend”).

Crada’s resume boasts additional collaborations with songwriters and fellow producers including Noah “40” Shebib, Meleni Smith, Kassa Alexander, Laila Samuelsen, Matthew “Boi-1da” Samuels, Vicky Akintola, Ali Tennant, Sophie Stern, Christopher “SOHN” Taylor, Mads Hauge, Carmen Reece, Ayak Thiik, Camille “Kamille” Purcell, Andrew Jackson, and Peter-JohnVettese.

Meanwhile, Harloe is expected to release her debut project – featuring “All in My Feelings” – later this year via Crooked Paintings Records.

In addition to regular collaborators Emanuel Kirikaou, Evan “Kidd” Bogart and Jesse Saint John, the still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Rihanna), Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya (Sabrina Claudio) and Samuel “SOPHIE” Long (Maonna).

HARLOE, who was previously signed by L.A. Reid to Sony Music imprint Epic Records, also co-wrote Britney Spears’ “Love Me Down,” Charli XCX’s “Secret (Shh),” Madison Beer’s “,” Deborah Cox’s “Kinda Miss You,” MKTO’s “No More Second Chances,” and Empire Cast’s “Body Speak.”

Listen to the audio clip for “All in My Feelings” below.

Marina Diamandis drafts Sarah Hudson, Jason Evigan for new album

5 May

Welsh singer/songwriter Marina Diamandis, professionally known as Marina and the Diamonds, has enlisted the songwriting and production services of Sarah Hudson and Jason Evigan for her upcoming fourth album.

Hudson’s songwriting credits include Katy Perry’s “Dark Horse,” Dua Lipa’s “Genesis,” Santigold’s “Banshee,” Charli XCX’s “Babygirl,” Nicki Minaj’s “Get on Your Knees,” Iggy Azalea’s “Black Widow,” Erika Jayne’s “XXPen$ive,” Idina Menzel’s “Queen of Swords,” and Justin Bieber’s “The Feeling.”

Meanwhile, Evigan is known for co-writing and producing Nick Jonas’ “Chains,” Fifth Harmony’s “Miss Movin’ On,” Demi Lovato’s “Heart Attack,” Madonna’s “Ghosttown,” Jason Derulo’s “Cheyenne,” Kehlani’s “Gangsta,” David Guetta’s “Dangerous,” Jojo’s “When Love Hurts,” and Kat Graham’s “Power.”

Diamandis, on the other hand, is expected to release her next studio collection later this year via Neon Gold Records and Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Froot” reportedly delivers further alliances with Big Taste (Jake Miller), Jesse Saint John (Britney Spears), Noah Breakfast (Kanye West), James Flannigan (Kodaline), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith) and Bonnie McKee (Rita Ora).

Stream Sarah Hudson’s new mini-album “Songs from the Sea” below.

Era Istrefi taps Jenna Andrews for debut album

22 Apr

Kosovo-Albanian recording artist Era Istrefi has tapped the songwriting services of Jenna Andrews for her upcoming debut album.

The Canadian singer/songwriter’s notable credits include SoMo’s “Curve,” The Band Perry’s “Live Forever,” BANKS’ “Mind Games,” Jordan Fisher’s “All About Us,” Majid Jordan’s “Make it Work,” Skylar Stecker’s “Bring Me to Life,” Tori Kelly’s “Bottled Up,” Drake’s “You and the Six,” Marsha Ambrosius’ “Run,” Tamia’s “Love Life,” and Jessie J’s “Personal.”

Andrews’ resume boasts further collaborations with producers including Sacha Skarbek, Jeff Bhasker, Arnthor Birgisson, Jonas Jeberg, Will IDAP, RedOne, Chuck Harmony, Dan Heath, Benny Cassette, Matt Parad, Jon Levine, Tim Anderson, Wayne Wilkins, Mick Schultz, Kerry Brothers, Rune Westberg, Brett James, Daniel “Daylight” Kyriakides, Moon Willis, and King Henry.

Meanwhile, Estrefi is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring singles “Bon Bon” and “Redrum” – later this year via B1 Recordings / Neser Music in partnership with Ultra Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from Sam Romans (John Legend), Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett (Dido), Linnea Sodahl (Zara Larsson), Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa), Jesse Saint John (Marina Diamandis), Camille Purcell (The Script) and Rachel “RAYE” Keen (Charli XCX).

Listen to the audio clip for “Redrum” below.