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Cashmere Cat reveals release date for new album “9”

19 Apr

Cashmere Cat has revealed the release date for his upcoming debut album.

The Norwegian DJ and record producer – born Magnus Hoiberg – will release “9” on April 28 via Mad Love Records and Interscope Records.

Current promotional single “9 (After Coachella)” – featuring Danish singer/songwriter MØ – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Other artists backing Cashmere Cat on “9” are Jhene Aiko (“Please Don’t Go”), Camila Cabello (“Love Invincible”), Selena Gomez (“Trust Nobody”), Ty Dolla $ign (“Infinite Stripes”), Ariana Grande (“Quit”), The Weeknd (“Wild Love”), Kacy Hill (“Europa Pools”) and Kehlani (“Night Night”).

The highly-anticipated project also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Benny Blanco (Halsey), Cathy Dennis (Britney Spears), SOPHIE (Charli XCX), Frank Dukes (Lorde), Starrah (Nicki Minaj), Evian Christ (Tinashe) and Rock City (Keri Hilson).

Stream “9 (After Coachella)” below.

Cashmere Cat reveals title for debut album

4 Apr

Cashmere Cat has revealed the title of his upcoming debut album.

The Norwegian DJ, record producer, musician and turntablist – born Magnus Hoiberg – christened his first studio collection “9” and will release it later this year via Mad Love Records and Interscope Records.

Current promotional single “9 (After Coachella)” – featuring Danish singer/songwriter MØ and London-based electronic music producer SOPHIE – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the additional tracks slotted for inclusion on “9” are “Love Incredible (f/ Camila Cabello),” “Wild Love (f/ The Weeknd and Francis & the Lights),” “Trust Nobody (f/ Selena Gomez & Tory Lanez),” “Throw Myself a Party (f/ Starrah, 2 Chainz & Tory Lanez),” and “Please Don’t Go (f/ Jhene Aiko).”

On the production front, Cashmere Cat’s resume boasts works with The Weeknd (“True Colors”), Britney Spears (“Just Luv Me”), Travis Scott (“Way Back”), Ariana Grande (“Be My Baby”), Kanye West (“Wolves”), Tinashe (“All Hands on Deck”), Kid Ink (“Body Language”), Ryn Weaver (“OctaHate”), Miguel (“Going to Hell”), Justine Skye (“Save My Soul”) and Gwen Stefani (“Hell Yeah Baby”).

He also worked with songwriters and fellow producers including Benny Blanco, Julia Michaels, RoboPop, Bebe Rexha, Stargate, Rock City, Charli XCX, Michael Angelakos, Two Inch Punch, Cathy Dennis, Mike Dean, Sia Furler, Ben Billions, Belly, Frank Dukes, Steve Mac, RoboPop, Ariel Rechtshaid, Rostam Batmanglij, Frank Ocean, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Happy Perez, and AMMO.

Listen to the audio clip for “9 (After Coachella)” below.

Chris Brown premieres “Autumn Leaves” music video

25 Jan

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Chris Brown has premiered a new music video online.

The R&B singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Autumn Leaves” to his official Vevo page on Thursday (January 22, 2015).

“Autumn Leaves” appears on the artist’s latest album, “X,” out now via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The Kendrick Lamar-assisted track was co-written by Leon “RoccStar” Youngblood, who previously teamed with Brown on hit single “Fine China.”

Production duties on “Autumn Leaves” were handled by Brandon “B.A.M.” Hodge, whose other credits include K. Michelle’s “Love ‘Em All” [Atlantic Records] and Kandace Springs’ “Love Got in the Way” [SRP Records].

In related news, Brown recently completed shooting the music video for the DJ Mustard-produced “Post to Be” with Omarion and Jhene Aiko.

He also features on regular collaborator Sevyn Streeter’s latest single “Don’t Kill the Fun,” which is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Warner Music Group imprint Atlantic Records.

Watch the music video for “Autumn Leaves” below.

Jhene Aiko drops “Spotless Mind” music video

22 Jan

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Jhene Aiko is out with a new music video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Spotless Mind” to her official Vevo page on Thursday (January 22, 2014).

“Spotless Mind” was co-written and produced by regular collaborator Ernest “No I.D.” Wilson, who also contributed to the next projects by Elijah Blake [Def Jam Recordings] and Snoh Aalegra [Epic Records].

The track is lifted from Aiko’s debut album, “Souled Out,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Def Jam Recordings.

Other musicians backing Aiko on “Souled Out” are Fisticuffs (Miguel, Jazmine Sullivan), Clams Casino (Mikky Ekko, FKA twigs), Key Wane (Beyonce, Ariana Grande) and Dot da Genius (WZRD, Kid Cudi).

Watch the music video for “Spotless Mind” below.

Jhene Aiko unveils “Wading” music video

14 Dec

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Jhene Aiko has unveiled a new music video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Wading” to her official YouTube page on Saturday (December 13, 2014).

“Wading” is lifted from the artist’s debut album, “Souled Out,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Def Jam Recordings.

Production duties on “Wading” were handled by Dot da Genius, who also teamed with Aiko on “Souled Out” track “Limbo Limbo Limbo.”

Other album contributors include No I.D. (Rihanna, Elijah Blake), Fisticuffs (Miguel, Jazmine Sullivan), James Fauntleroy (Usher, Keri Hilson), Clams Casino (Mikky Ekko, FKA twigs) and Key Wane (Beyonce, Ariana Grande).

Watch the music video for “Wading” below.

Omarion reveals artwork for new album “Sex Playlist”

19 Nov

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Omarion has revealed the official artwork for his upcoming studio album.

The R&B singer/songwriter will release “Sex Playlist” in the United States on December 2 via Maybach Music Group and Warner Bros. Records.

Current single “Post to Be” – featuring Jhene Aiko and Chris Brown – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

The track was co-written by Sam Hook (Mary J. Blige, Teyana Taylor) and produced by DJ Mustard (Charli XCX, Jessie J).

Other album contributors include Da Internz, James Fauntleroy, Christopher “C4” Umana, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Ronald “Flippa” Colson, Steve “Ace” Mostyn, Al Sherrod Lambert, Eric Hudson, and Andrew “Hit Drew” Clifton.

Listen to “Post to Be” below.

Omarion schedules release date for new album “Sex Playlist”

13 Nov

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Omarion has scheduled the release date for his upcoming studio album.

“Sex Playlist” – featuring current single “Post to Be” – will hit stores and digital outlets on December 2 via Maybach Music Group and Warner Bros. Records.

“Post to Be” – which was co-written by Micahfonecheck and Sam Hook and produced by DJ Mustard – features vocals from Jhene Aiko & Chris Brown.

Other album contributors include Da Internz, James Fauntleroy, Eric Hudson, Andrew Clifton, Tank, Al Sherrod Lambert, Warren Felder, Andrew Wansel, Ronald Colson, Steve Mostyn and Christopher Umana .

Peep the tracklisting for “Sex Playlist” below.

“Sex Playlist”
“Post to Be” (featuring Jhene Aiko & Chris Brown)
“Show Me” (featuring Jeremih)
“Inside”
“Steam”
“The Only One…”
“Bo$$”
“Work”
“Deeper”
“Don’t Leave”
“You Like It”
“Love & Other Drugs”
“Already”

Omarion enlists Jhene Aiko, Chris Brown for new single “Post to Be”

12 Nov

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Omarion has debuted his new single online.

The R&B crooner posted the audio clip for “Post to Be” – featuring Jhene Aiko & Chris Brown – to his official YouTube page on Tuesday (November 11, 2014).

“Post to Be” was co-written by Micah P along with Sam Hook, whose more recent credits include Teyana Taylor’s “Business” [G.O.O.D Music / Def Jam Recordings] and Jasmine V’s “Who That” [Interscope Records].

Production duties on “Post to Be” were handled by DJ Mustard, who is also responsible for Keyshia Cole’s “She” [Interscope Records], Justine Skye’s “Collide” [Atlantic Records] and Tinashe’s “2 On” [RCA Records].

Omarion’s next studio album “Sex Playlist” is expected to be released during the first quarter of 2014 via Maybach Music Group and Warner Bros. Records.

The highly-anticipated project yields additional alliances with Eric Hudson, Andrew “Hit Drew” Clifton, James Fauntleroy, Warren “Oak” Felder, Al Sherrod Lambert, Andrew “Pop” Wansel and Da Internz.

Listen to “Post to Be” below.

Jhene Aiko reveals debut album “Souled Out” credits

5 Sep

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Jhene Aiko has revealed the credits for her upcoming debut album.

The singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Souled Out” on September 9 via Def Jam Recordings / Virgin EMI Records.

Current single “The Pressure” was helmed by Brian Warfield and Mac Robinson of songwriting and production duo Fisticuffs, who also worked with Mariah Carey and Miguel on hit single “#Beautiful.”

Other album contributors include No I.D. (Common, Kanye West), Clams Casino (Pia Mia, FKA twigs), James Fauntleroy (Usher, Justin Timberlake), Key Wane (Beyonce, Ariana Grande) and Dot Da Genius (WZRD, Kid Kudi).

Peep the songwriting credits for “Souled Out” below.

“Limbo Limbo Limbo”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Brinton Ewart / Oladipo Omishore).
Produced By: (Dot Da Genius / Woodro Skillson).

“W.A.Y.S.”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Stephen Bruner / Mac Robinson / Michael Volpe / Brian Warfield).
Produced By: (Thundercat / Clams Casino).

“To Love & Die” (featuring Cocaine 80s)
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Darrell Branch / James Fauntleroy / Curtis Jackson / Keni St. Lewis / Frederick Perrin / Luis Resto / Mac Robinson / Brian Warfield).
Produced By: (No I.D.)

“Spotless Mind”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Ernest Wilson).
Produced By: (No I.D.)

“It’s Cool”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Ernest Wilson).
Produced By: (No I.D.)

“Lyin King”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Mac Robinson / Brian Warfield).
Produced By: (Fisticuffs).

“Wading”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Oladipo Omishore).
Produced By: (Dot Da Genius).

“The Pressure”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Mac Robinson / Brian Warfield).
Produced By: (Fisticuffs).

“Brave”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Ernest Wilson).
Produced By: (No I.D.)

“Eternal Sunshine”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Dwane Weir).
Produced By: (Key Wane).

“Promises”
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Svein Berge / Torbjørn Brundtland / Ernest Wilson).
Produced By: (No I.D.)

“Pretty Bird” (featuring Common)
Written By: (Jhene Aiko / Lonnie Lynn / Ernest Wilson).
Produced By: (No I.D.)

Jhene Aiko premieres “The Pressure” music video

2 Sep

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Jhene Aiko has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the CALMATIC and Donald Glover-directed clip for “The Pressure” to her official Vevo page on Tuesday (September 2, 2014).

Production duties on “The Pressure” were handled by Mac Robinson and Brian Warfield of The Fisticuffs, who also worked with the likes of Mariah Carey (“Beautiful”), Miguel (“Quickie”) and Jazmine Sullivan (“One Night Stand”).

As previously reported, Aiko is scheduled to release her debut album “Souled Out” on September 9 via ARTium Records / Def Jam Recordings.

The highly-anticipated studio collection will boast further alliances with No I.D. (Elijah Blake, Kanye West), James Fauntleroy (Brandy, Toni Braxton), Key Wane (Ariana Grande, Big Sean) and Dot Da Genius (Kid Cudi, Rockie Fresh).

Watch the music video for “The Pressure” below.