Tag Archives: Joel Compass

Mabel unveils new project “Ivy to Roses”

14 Oct

British singer/songwriter Mabel has unveiled her new project online.

“Ivy to Roses” – featuring promotional singles “Begging” and the Marlon Roudette-penned “Finders Keepers” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts contributions from Jordan “JD” Reid (Sinead Harnett), Tre Jean-Marie (Bobii Lewis), Joel Compass (Tinashe), Kid Harpoon (Harry Styles), Josh Crocker (Cosima), Brian Kennedy (Teyana Taylor), Joel Pott (George Ezra) and Bless Beats (Craig David).

Stream “Ivy to Roses” below.

Mabel confirms details for new project

11 Oct

Mabel has confirmed the details for her upcoming project.

“Ivy to Roses,” which is the title of the British singer/songwriter’s debut mixtape, will arrive on October 13th via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Current promotional single “Begging” – which was written by Mabel alongside Josh Crocker and Joel Pott – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to Marlon Roudette and Jordan “JD” Reid, who co-wrote previous single “Finders Keepers;” The Electric, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Tre Jean Marie, Negin Djafari, MNEK, and Joel Compass are among the other musicians expected to appear on the highly-anticipated project.

See the tracklisting for “Ivy to Roses” below.

(1) Come Over / (2) Begging / (3) Finders Keepers / (4) Ivy / (5) Low Key / (6) Roses / (7) Weapon / (8) Passionfruit / (9) Finders Keepers (Remix)

Mabel hits the studio with Pawws, The Electric

21 Sep

British singer/songwriter Mabel McVey, known mononymously as Mabel, has teamed with Pawws and The Electric for a new collaboration.

Pawws (born Lucy Helene Taylor) has previously penned songs that were performed by Dua Lipa (“Be the One”), Etham (“Close Enough”), Liv Dawson (“I’ll Be Waiting), Danny L Harle (“Me4U”) and Annalisa (“Used to You”).

Meanwhile, The Electric (composed of Edvard Erfjord and Henrik Michelsen) are responsible for producing Little Mix’s “Shout Out to My Ex,” Fifth Harmony’s “Don’t Say You Love Me,” Machine Gun Kelly’s “At My Best,” Fleur East’s “Sax,” Olly Murs’s “Love You More,” and M.O’s “Not in Love.”

Mabel’s current mini-album “Bedroom” – featuring the Marlon Roudette-penned / John “JD” Reid-produced “Finders Keepers” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Her upcoming debut studio collection under Polydor Records reportedly boasts alliances with Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), Negin Djafari (Louisa Johnson), MNEK (Zara Larsson), Raye (Anne-Marie), Arnthor Birgisson (Taya), Levi Lennox (FKA twigs), Grades (Ella Mai) and Joel Compass (Tinashe).

Watch the music video for “Finders Keepers” below.

Jorja Smith liberates new promotional single “Fine Line”

8 Sep

Jorja Smith has liberated her new promotional single online.

“Fine Line” – which appears on the original motion soundtrack for Issa Rae’s hit TV series “Insecure: Season 2” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Smith alongside regular collaborator Ed Thomas, whose other credits include Louis Mattrs’ “Pink Lemonade,” Blonde’s “Higher Ground,” Kiah Victoria’s “Cold War,” Zac Abel’s “Everybody Needs Love,” Sinead Harnett’s “Dollar Bill,” and Maverick Sabre’s “Falling Again.”

Production duties on “Fine Line” were handled by Bradford Ellis, who is also responsible for Anne-Marie’s “Karate,” Slo’s “Shut Out of Paradise,” Leona Lewis’ “One More Sleep,” Eva Lazarus’ “Bad News,” Rebecca Ferguson’s “Without a Woman,” and Maisie Peters’ “Place We Were Made.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Smith’s upcoming debut studio collection – featuring previous singles “Teenage Fantasy,” “Beautiful Little Fools” and “On My Mind” – is expected to arrive later this year.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers productions and songwriting contributions from Felix Joseph (Abi Ocia), Joel Compass (Tinashe), Amanda Ghost (Laura Welsh), Illangelo (Emeli Sande), Laura Dockrill (Foxes), Josh Record (Dua Lipa) and Two Inch Punch (Jessie Reyez).

Stream the audio clip for “Fine Line” below.

Jorja Smith announces new promotional single details

23 Aug

Jorja Smith has announced the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “On My Mind” – featuring Preditah – as her next promotional cut and will release it on August 24 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written with Ed Thomas, whose resume boasts further works with Purple Ferdinand (“Birds”), Zak Abel (“Say Sumthin”), Kiah Victoria (“Cold War”), Maverick Sabre (“Falling Again”), Charli Taft (“Higher Ground”), Jacob Banks (“Witness”) and Sinead Harnett (“Dollar Bill”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Smith’s upcoming debut studio collection – featuring the Charlie Perry-assisted singles “Teenage Fantasy” and “Beautiful Little Fools” – is expected to arrive later this year.

On the still-untitled project, Smith has also worked with producers and songwriters including Felix Joseph (Elli Ingram), Joel Compass (FKA twigs), Amanda Ghost (Elle King), Illangelo (RAYE), Laura Dockrill (Dua Lipa), Josh Record (Pixie Geldof) and Two Inch Punch (Sabrina Claudio).

Stream the audio clip for “Teenage Fantasy” below.

RAYE enlists Joel Compass for new collaboration

23 Aug

British singer/songwriter Rachel Agatha Keen, known mononymously as RAYE, has teamed up with fellow UK artist Joel Compass for a new collaboration.

Compass has previously helmed songs for Lion Babe (“Impossible”), FKA twigs (“In Time”), Seal (“Monascow”), Tinashe (“Touch Pass”), Jamie Cullum (“Forever”), Laura Walsh (“Soft Control”), KStewart (“Stay the Night”), Elli Ingram (“Sun Goes Down”) and Jorja Smith (“Secret Life of Flowers”).

His extensive resume boasts further works with producers and songwriters including Fred Cox, Audra Mae, Jonny Coffer, Miranda Cooper, Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Nicola Roberts, Knox Brown, Rachel “Maiday” Moulden, Ian Dench, Amanda Ghost, Ed Thomas, and Future Cut.

Meanwhile, RAYE is expected to release her upcoming project later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Her current promotional single “Sober” – co-written with Paul Keen and Mark Roadnight and produced by Jacob Attwool – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Fans of RAYE’s songwriting works should keep an eye on the next projects by Rihanna, Jess Glynne, Little Mix, Mabel McVey, Rudimental, Anne-Marie, Naughty Boy, Ellie Goulding, Ray BLK, and Louisa Johnson.

Watch the music video for Joel Compass’ “Run” below.

Mabel releases music video for new single “Finders Keepers”

18 Aug

Mabel has released the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Finders Keepers” – featuring Kojo Funds – to her Vevo channel on Thursday (August 18, 2017).

Co-written by Mabel alongside Marlon Roudette and Jordan “JD” Reid; “Finders Keepers” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Mabel’s upcoming debut album, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts contributions from Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), Negin Djafari (Liza Owen), Joel Compass (FKA twigs), RAYE (Ellie Goulding), Arnthor Birgisson (Taya), GRADES (Raleigh Ritchie), Jordan Riley (Nina Nesbitt) and MNEK (Kara Marni).

Watch the music video for “Finders Keepers” below.