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Banks reveals tracklisting for new studio collection “III”

11 Jun

American singer/songwriter Jillian Banks, known mononymously as Banks, has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming third studio collection, “III,” which will arrive on July 12 via Harvest Records.

New promotional single “Look What You’re Doing to Me” – featuring Francis and the Lights – will drop on June 14 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts contributions from Hudson Mohawke (Kanye West, Christina Aguilera), Kito (Tinashe, Jorja Smith), BJ Burton (Lizzo, Miley Cyrus), Trey Campbell (VanJess, Bebe Rexha), Kevin Garrett (Beyonce, Justine Skye) and Buddy Ross (Frank Ocean, Vampire Weekend).

See the tracklisting for “III” below.

(1) Till Now / (2) Gimme / (3) Contaminated / (4) Stroke / (5) Godless / (6) Sawzall / (7) Look What You’re Doing to Me (featuring Francis and the Lights) / (8) Hawaiian Mazes / (9) Alaska / (10) Propaganda / (11) The Fall / (12) If We Were Made of Water / (13) What About Love

Banks unveils artwork for new album “III”

31 May

Banks has unveiled the artwork for her upcoming third album.

The American singer/songwriter (born Jillian Banks) has christened her third studio collection “III” and will release it on July via Harvest Records.

Lead promotional single “Gimme” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts contributions from Hudson Mohawke (Kanye West, Christina Aguilera), Kito (Tinashe, Jorja Smith), BJ Burton (Lizzo, Francis & The Lights), Trey Campbell (VanJess, Bebe Rexha), Kevin Garrett (Beyonce, Justine Skye) and Buddy Ross (Frank Ocean, Vampire Weekend).

Banks’ most recent studio collection, 2016’s “The Altar,” peaked to number seventeen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Fuck with Myself,” “Gemini Feed,” “Mind Games” and “To the Hilt.”

Stream the audio clip for “Gimme” below.

Banks reunites with Al Shux for new single “Underdog”

28 Sep

Banks has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Underdog” 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 Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh, who previously teamed up with BANKS on “Drowning” and “Fuck with Myself,” taken from 2014’s “Goddess” and 2016’s “The Altar,” respectively.

Other notable credits by Al Shux include Kelela’s “Take Me Apart,” Will Heard’s “I Better Love You,” Taya’s “Deeper,” Erik Hassle’s “If Your Man Only Knew,” Lianne La Havas’ “What You Don’t Do,” Kwabs’ “Saved,” Ella Henderson’s “Mirror Man,” and Jay-Z’s “Empire State of Mind.”

Meanwhile, Banks (real name Jillian Rose Banks) is expected to release her third studio collection – featuring the Jack Antonoff-produced “Crowded Places” – in 2018 via Universal Music Group / Harvest Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Underdog” below.

BANKS delivers new single “Crowded Places”

8 Apr

American singer/songwriter BANKS has delivered her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by BANKS – born Jillian Banks – alongside regular collaborator Tim Anderson, who previously teamed up with the artist on singles “Fuck with Myself” and “Mind Games.”

Production duties on “Crowded Places” were handled by Jack Antonoff, whose other credits include Zayn Malik’s “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever,” Taylor Swift’s “Out of the Woods,” Rachel Platten’s “Stand By You,” Christina Perri’s “I Don’t Wanna Break,” Sara Bareilles’ “Brave,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Sweetie,” Troye Sivan’s “Heaven,” Lorde’s “Green Light,” and Fifth Harmony’s “Dope.”

BANKS’ latest album, 2016’s “The Altar,” peaked to number seventeen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and delivered contributions from SOHN (“Gemini Feed”), DJ Dahi (“Trainwreck”), DannyBoyStyles (“Judas”), Ben Billions (“27 Hours”) and John Hill (“Poltergeist”).

Listen to the audio clip for “Crowded Places” below.

BANKS shares music video for new single “Trainwreck”

18 Jan

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BANKS has shared the music video for her new single online.

The singer-songwriter posted the Stephanie Haberman-directed clip for “Trainwreck” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (January 18, 2017).

The track was co-written by Jesse Rogg alongside the song’s producers Dacoury “DJ Dahi” Natche, Tim Anderson, and Aron Forbes.

BANKS’ latest studio collection “The Altar” – featuring previous promotional singles “Fuck With Myself,” “Gemini Feed,” “Mind Games” and “To the Hilt” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Other album contributors include Christopher “SOHN” Taylor, Jenna Andrews, Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh, John Hill, Ahmad “Belly” Balshe, Daniel “DannyBoyStyles” Schofield, and Benjamin “Ben Billions” Diehl.

Watch the music video for “Trainwreck” below.

BANKS liberates sophomore album “The Altar”

30 Sep

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BANKS has liberated her sophomore album online.

“The Altar” – featuring singles “Fuck with Myself,” “Gemini Feed,” “Mind Games” and “To the Hilt” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Harvest Records.

Amongst the musicians backing BANKS on “The Altar” are Al Shux, Jenna Andrews, SOHN, Tim Anderson, John Hill, Ben Billion$, DannyBoyStyles, Ahmad “Belly” Balshe, Chris Spilfogel, The ANMLS, and DJ Dahi.

BANKS’ debut studio collection, 2014’s “Goddess,” debuted at number 12 on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Warm Water,” “Brain” and “Drowning.”

Stream “The Altar” below.

BANKS reunites with SOHN for new single “Gemini Feed”

3 Aug

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BANKS has debuted her new single online.

The singer-songwriter – real name Jillian Banks – posted the audio clip for “Gemini Feed” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (August 02, 2016).

Production duties on “Gemini Feed” – now available for download via iTunes – were handled by Christopher “SOHN” Taylor, who previously teamed up with BANKS on “Goddess” tracks “Alibi” and “Waiting Game.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, BANKS’ second studio collection “The Altar” – featuring lead single “Fuck With Myself” – will hit stores and digital outlets on September 30 via Harvest Records.

Other album contributors include Al Shux (Lianne La Havas), Tim Anderson (Wynter Gordon), DJ Dahi (Kendrick Lamar), Lido (Ariana Grande), Jenna Andrews (The Band Perry), and Ben Billion$ (The Weekend).

Listen to the audio clip for “Gemini Feed” below.