Tag Archives: Jessica Karpov

Nick Jonas taps Kamille for new collaboration

7 Aug

American singer/songwriter Nick Jonas has tapped the songwriting services of fellow recording artist Kamille for an upcoming project.

Kamille’s recent credits include Clean Bandit’s “Solo,” Louisa Johnson’s “Yes,” Jess Glynne’s “I’ll Be There,” Mist’s “Wish Me Well,” James Arthur’s “You Deserve Better,” and Don Diablo’s “Give Me Love.”

Her current single “Emotional” – which was co-written and produced by Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas “Froe” Barnes of TMS – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Meanwhile, Jonas’ upcoming album and follow-up to 2016’s “Last Year Was Complicated” is expected to arrive soon via Island Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from Cass Lowe, Skylar Grey, Jason Evigan, Harloe, Sebastian Kole, Whitney Phillips, Jesse Saint John, Steve Mac, Warren “Oak” Felder,  and Julian Bunetta.

Fans of Kamille’s songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Little Mix, Olly Murs, Marina Diamandis, Louis Tomlinson, Ray BLK, Mali-Koa, Ella Henderson, John Newman, Mullally, and Rihanna.

Watch the music video for “Emotional” below.

Demi Lovato hits the studio with Harloe, Sarah Hudson

10 Jun

Demi Lovato has teamed with Harloe and Sarah Hudson for a new collaboration.

Born Jessica Karpov, Harloe is known for co-writing Kelly Clarkson’s “I Don’t Think About You,” Britney Spears’ “Love Me Down,” Charli XCX’s “Secret (Shhh),” Madison Beer’s “Unbreakable,” and Olivia Holt’s “Thin Air.”

Meanwhile, Hudson’s songwriting resume boasts works with Katy Perry (“Dark Horse”), Dua Lipa (“Genesis”), Nicki Minaj (“Get on Your Knees”), Iggy Azalea (“Black Widow”), Justin Bieber (“The Feeling”), Dev (“Come at Me”), Camila Cabello (“Something’s Gotta Give”) and Years & Years (“Karma”).

Lovato’s latest studio collection “Say You Love Me” – featuring lead single “Sorry Not Sorry” – debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and peaked to number five on the UK Albums Chart.

She also provided guest vocals on Clean Bandit’s current single “Solo,” which is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Watch the music video for “Solo” below.

Kara Marni confirms details for debut mini-album “Love Just Ain’t Enough”

30 Apr

Kara Marni has confirmed the details for her upcoming debut EP.

The British singer/songwriter christened her first mini-album “Love Just Ain’t Enough” and will release it on May 10 via Access Records.

Current promotional single “Curve” – which was co-written by Talay Riley and produced by the Invisible Men – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to MNEK and Sebastian Kole, who co-wrote “Love Just Ain’t Enough,” the highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers additional contributions from Chris Loco, Frances, All About She, Arlissa, Fred Cox, Fabienne, Ollie Green, Harloe, Pantha, and Andrea Martin.

Watch the music video for “Curve” below.

Ray BLK teams with Naughty Boy, Wyclef Jean for new single “All or Nothing”

18 Apr

British singer/songwriter Ray BLK has teamed up with record producer Naughty Boy for his new single “All or Nothing,” which is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The Wyclef Jean-assisted track was co-written Swedish recording artist Seinabo Sey alongside Philip Plested, Kane “KIN” Parfitt and Wesley Muoria-Chavez.

As mentioned in earlier posts, BLK has signed a new deal with Universal Music imprint Island Records UK and will release her next project later this year.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Durt” reportedly boasts further contributions from Fred Ball, Priscilla Renea, Ben Abraham, Dyo, Nile Rodgers, Kamille, Moon Willis, Harloe, Aston Rudi, Kelly Kiara, Cass Lowe, Jin Jin, Rymez, Lil Eddie, Courage, Mr. Hudson, MNEK, Paul Epworth, Chris Loco, and The 23rd.

Stream the audio clip for “All or Nothing” below.

Kara Marni delivers new promotional single “Curve”

19 Feb

British singer/songwriter Kara Marni has delivered her new single online.

“Curve” – which was produced by Jonathan Shave, George Astasio and Jason Pebworth of The Invisible Men – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was also co-written by Talay Riley, whose other credits include Khalid’s “Young Dumb & Broke,” Chris Brown’s “Zero,” Kelela’s “All the Way Down,” Ella Mai’s “Anymore,” Dua Lipa’s “Last Dance,” Britney Spears’ “Clumsy,” Nick Jonas’ “Levels,” and Craig David’s “Talk to Me.”

Marni’s upcoming debut project – featuring previous promotional single “Golden” – is expected to arrive later this year via Access Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Pantha, Andrea Martin, Lostboy, Arlissa, Shea Taylor, Harloe, Ollie Green, Laura Dockrill, Aston Rudi, Fred Cox, Amy Wadge, MNEK, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Chris Loco, Fabienne Holloway, Maths Time Joy, and Autumn Rowe.

Stream the audio clip for “Curve” below.

Kelly Clarkson confirms new promotional single “I Don’t Think About You”

9 Feb

Kelly Clarkson has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “I Don’t Think About You” as the second promotional cut from her eighth studio collection “Meaning of Life,” out now via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The track was co-written by Michael Pollack alongside Harloe, whose resume boasts additional works with Britney Spears (“Love Me Down”), Charli XCX (“Secret”), Olivia Holt (“Thin Air”) and Madison Beer (“Unbreakable”).

Production duties on “I Don’t Think About You” were handled by siblings Andre and Sean Davidson of The Monarch, who are also responsible for Rita Ora’s “How We Do (Party),” Cher Lloyd’s “Swagger Jagger,” Kevin McCall’s “Better,” Chris Brown’s “Biggest Fan,” and Jason Derulo’s “With the Lights On.”

“Meaning of Life,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart, yields further productions from Jesse Shatkin, Mick Schultz, Jason Halbert, Greg Kurstin, Nick Ruth, Jussi Karvinen, and NOVAWAV.

On the songwriting front, Clarkson has also worked with Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Priscilla Renea, James Morrison, Amy “AMES” Kunes, Molly Kate Kestner, Audra Mae, Ilsey Juber, and Katie Pearlman.

Stream the audio clip for “I Don’t Think About You” below.

Ray BLK signs new deal with Island Records

23 Jan

British singer/songwriter Rita Ekwere, professionally known as Ray BLK, has inked a new deal with Island Records UK.

The Universal Music imprint also houses artists including Ariana Grande, Sigrid, JP Cooper, Drake, Mollie King, Bibi Bourelly, Cosima, AlunaGeorge, Hailee Steinfeld, Marlon Roudette, and Jessie Ware, amongst others.

As mentioned in earlier posts, BLK is expected to release her upcoming project and follow-up to 2016’s “Durt” – featuring the Gina Kushka and Tom Havelock-penned / Jimmy Napes-produced “Doing Me” – later this year.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Rymez, Kelly Kiara, Lil Eddie, Raye, The 23rd, MNEK, Dayo Olatunji, Courage, Jin Jin, Invisible Men, Kamille, Mr. Hudson, Evan Bogart, Harloe, Parker Ighile, Kane “KIN” Parfitt, Moon Willis, Paul Epworth, and Chris Loco.

Stream the audio clip for “Chill Out” below.