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Craig David unwraps tracklist for new album “Following My Intuition”

19 Aug

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Craig David has unwrapped the tracklisting for his upcoming album.

The British singer-songwriter will release “Following My Intuition” on September 30 via Sony Music Entertainment UK / Insanity Records.

Current single “Ain’t Giving Up” – featuring production duties from Bruce “Sigala” Fielder – is now available for download via iTunes.

The keenly-awaited collection boasts further contributions from TMS, Jim Beanz, KStewart, Jacob Attwooll, Andre Merritt, KAYTRANADA, Alan Simpson, Blonde, Michael Hannides, White N3rd, MNEK, and Tre Jean-Marie.

Peep the tracklisting for “Following My Intuition” below.

(1) Ain’t Giving Up / (2) When the Bassline Drops / (3) Don’t Go / (4) 16 / (5) Couldn’t Be Mine / (6) One More Time / (7) Change My Love / (8) Nothing Like This / (9) Got It Good / (10) All We Needed / (11) Louder Than Words / (12) What If / (13) Like a Fan / (14) Better with You / Deluxe Edition: (15) No Holding Back / (16) Here with Me / (17) Warm It Up / (18) Sink or Swim

Zendaya teams up with Chris Brown for new single

3 Feb

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Zendaya has revealed the details for her new single.

The actress-singer-songwriter christened “Something New” – featuring Chris Brown – as the first promotional cut from her upcoming second album.

Production duties on “Something New” were handled by Leon Thomas and Khristopher Riddick-Tynes of The Rascals (Fleur East), Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds (Madonna) and Antonio “Tony” Dixon (Justin Bieber).

Zendaya’s sophomore studio collection is scheduled for release later this year through Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

Other album contributors include Timbaland (Justin Timberlake), Diane Warren (Leona Lewis), RoccStar (Prince Royce), Talay Riley (Keri Hilson), Deputy (Rihanna), Taylor Parks (Meghan Trainor), and Jim Beanz (Craig David).

Watch the music video for “Neverland” below.

V Bozeman, Timbaland release new single “Smile”

26 Sep

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V Bozeman has released her new single online.

“Smile” – featuring regular collaborator Timbaland – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

The track was collectively helmed by Kirby Lauryen (Beyonce, Ariana Grande), James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Craig David, Nelly Furtado) and Timothy “Timbaland” Mosley (Demi Lovato, Justin Timberlake).

Bozeman’s upcoming studio collection is entitled “Music is My Boyfriend” and it will hit stores via Mosley Music Group in partnership with Epic Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “Smile” below.

Britney Spears reunites with Danja for ninth album

13 Sep

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Britney Spears has reunited with Danja for her upcoming ninth album.

Danja is known for producing and co-writing “Gimme More” for Spears along with Keri Hilson, Marcella Araica, and James “Jim Beanz” Washington. The track peaked to number three on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

The hitmaker – born Nathaniel Daniels – also helmed two songs on Spears’ next studio collection “Circus” in the shape “Kill the Lights” and “Blur.”

Meanwhile, the “Toxic” star is expected to release her forthcoming album in 2016 through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The keenly-awaited LP features further alliances with Alex Da Kid (Rihanna), Simon Wilcox (Nick Jonas), Ian Kirkpatrick (Jason Derulo), Chantal Kreviazuk (Pia Mia), Matthew Koma (Kelly Clarkson) and DJ Mustard (Tinashe).

Current single “Pretty Girls” – featuring production duties by the Invisible Men and songwriting contributions by Maegan Cottone and Little Mix – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Watch the music video for “Work Bitch” below.

Dionne Bromfield collaborates with Cutfather for third album

22 Feb

British singer/songwriter Dionne Bromfield has added Cutfather to the list of producers for her upcoming third album, due later this year via Universal Music Group / Lioness Records / Island Records.

The Danish hitmaker – real name Mich Hedin Hansen – is known for co-writing and producing singles including “Think About It” by Melanie C [Warner Music Group / Red Girl Records], “Heart Vacancy” by The Wanted [Universal Music Group / Island Records] and “Let It Go” by Alexandra Burke [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].

Meanwhile, the new collection by Dionne Bromfield serves as the follow-up to 2011’s “Good for the Soul.” That release peaked at number fifty three on the UK Albums Chart and delivered singles “Yeah Right” and “Foolin’.”

In addition to Cutfather, the still-untitled project will boast productions and songwriting contributions from Future Cut: Darren Lewis & Tunde Babalola (Nicole Scherzinger, Pixie Lott), Andreas “Quiz” Romdhane (Cover Drive, The Saturdays), Josef Larossi (Meleni Smith, Nadine Coyle) and James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Cheryl Cole, Britney Spears).

Cover Drive announce new single ‘All My Love’

6 Feb

Cover Drive have announced the title of their new single.

The Barbadian quartet – consisting of members Amanda Reifer, T. Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding and Barry Hill – will release “All My Love” as the lead single from their upcoming sophomore album, scheduled for release later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The new collection serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Bajan Style,” which debuted at number fourteen on the UK Albums Chart. It also generated four hit singles in the shape of “Lick Ya Down,” “Twilight,” “Sparks” and “Explode.”

Among the musicians backing Cover Drive on the still-untitled project are James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Britney Spears, Cheryl Cole), Tanya Lacey (Dionne Bromfield, Little Nikki), Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Eva Simons, Alexandra Burke), Camille Purcell (The Saturdays, Tinchy Stryder), Andreas “Quiz” Romdhane (Nadine Coyle, Meleni Smith), Joseph Larossi (Kelly Clarkson, Geri Halliwell), Mr. Hudson (Pixie Lott, Kanye West), Balistiq (Delilah, Wiley) and TMS: Thomas Barnes, Peter Kelleher & Ben Kohn (Little Mix, Olly Murs).

Cover Drive unveil acoustic performance for ‘Locked Out of Heaven’ by Bruno Mars

11 Dec

Cover Drive have posted a new performance to their official YouTube page.

The Bajan quartet – consisting of members Amanda Reifer, T. Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding and Barry Hill – have unveiled their acoustic rendition of “Locked Out of Heaven” by Bruno Mars.

Earlier in April, their debut album “Bajan Style” debuted at number fourteen on the UK Albums Chart. That release also delivered four hit singles in the shape of “Lick Ya Down,” “Twilight,” “Sparks” and “Explode” featuring Dappy.

Cover Drive are currently recording new material for their upcoming as-yet-untitled sophomore album. Among the songwriters and producers enlisted for the project are Mr. Hudson (Pixie Lott, Kanye West), Camille Purcell (Tinchy Stryder, The Saturdays), James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Britney Spears, Cheryl Cole), Tanya Lacey (Loick Essien, Dionne Bromfield), Balistiq (Delilah, Jessie J) and Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Alexandra Burke, Tinie Tempah).

New song by Cover Drive hits the net

30 Oct

A new song by Cover Drive has hit the net on Monday (October 29, 2012).

“Surrender” is earmarked for inclusion on the Bajan quartet’s upcoming sophomore album, which will be released in 2013 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records / Geffen Records.

The new collection serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Bajan Style.” That release debuted at number fourteen on the UK Albums Chart. It also spawned four hit singles in the shape of “Lick Ya Down,” “Twilight,” “Sparks” and “Explode.”

Among the songwriters and producers backing Cover Drive on the still-untitled project are TMS: Thomas Barnes, Ben Kohn, Peter Kelleher (Olly Murs, Emeli Sande), James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Cheryl Cole, Britney Spears), Andreas “Quiz” Romdhane (Kelly Clarkson, Alexandra Burke), Josef Larossi (Meleni Smith, Nadine Coyle), Tanya Lacey (The Saturdays, Loick Essien), Balistiq (Paloma Stoecker, Autumn Rowe), Camille Purcell (Tinchy Stryder, Dionne Bromfield), Benjamin “Mr. Hudson” Hudson (Pixie Lott, Kanye West) and Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Tinie Tempah, Agnes Karlsson).

Little Mix preview upcoming debut album ‘DNA’

23 Oct

Little Mix have previewed their upcoming debut album online.

The British girl group – which consists of members Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall – will release “DNA” in the United Kingdom on November 19 via Simco Limited / Sony Music Entertainment.

Lead single “Wings” was helmed by songwriting and production trio TMS, who are also responsible for singles “Hand on Heart” by Olly Murs [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], “Read All About It (Pt. III)” by Emeli Sande [EMI Music Group / Virgin Records] and “Do You Think of Me?” by Misha B [Sony Music Entertainment / Relentless Records].

Other producers backing Little Mix on “DNA” are Jarrad Rogers (Pixie Lott, Daniel Merriweather), Richard “Biff” Stannard (Lana Del Rey, Kylie Minogue), Steve Mac (Kelly Clarkson, Leona Lewis), Jon Levine (Fefe Dobson, Cher Lloyd), Thomas “Diplo” Pentz (Usher Raymond, Chris Brown) and James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Craig David, Justin Timberlake).

Songwriters include Autumn Rowe (Rachel Crow, Jermaine Paul), Erika Nuri (Brandy Norwood, Fantasia Barrino), Iain “Sparx” James (Taio Cruz, Matt Cardle), Priscilla Renea Hamilton (Alicia Keys, Melanie Fiona), Shaznay Lewis (Stooshe, Mutya Keisha Siobhan), Ina Wroldsen (Delta Goodrem, Sophie Ellis Bextor) and Wayne Hector (Carrie Underwood, Nicki Minaj).

[Preview] Little Mix – DNA @ iTunes