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Bebe Rexha teams with Lil Wayne for new single “The Way I Are (Dance with Somebody)”

19 May

American singer/songwriter Bebe Rexha has liberated her new single online.

“The Way I Are (Dance With Somebody)” – featuring Lil Wayne – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Rexha alongside Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Charlie Puth, Selena Gomez) and Clarence Coffee Jr. (Dua Lipa, Ella Henderson).

Production duties on “The Way I Are (Dance With Somebody)” were handled by Jonas Jeberg (Ella Eyre, Rachel Platten) and Joel Little (Lorde, Ruth Berhe).

Rexha’s upcoming project, which serves as the follow-up to “All Your Fault: Pt. 1,” is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Brothers Records.

The highly-anticipated collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Jason Evigan (HARLOE), Asia Whiteacre (Enrique Iglesias), Gladius (Justin Bieber), Lauren Christy (Britney Spears) and Axident (Jake Miller).

Listen to the audio clip for “The Way I Are (Dance with Somebody)” below.

Sam Smith drafts Timbaland for sophomore album

9 Apr

British singer/songwriter Sam Smith has drafted the production services of Timbaland for his upcoming sophomore album.

The American record producer, singer, songwriter, rapper and DJ – born Timothy Mosley – is known for his works with Missy Elliot (“Work It”), Aaliyah (“Try Again”), Justin Timberlake (“Cry Me a River”), Nelly Furtado (“Maneater”), Rihanna (“Rehab”) and Beyonce (“Drunk in Love”).

Timbaland’s extensive resume boasts further works with Ginuwine (“Pony”), Adina Howard (“Sexual Needs”), Nicole Wray (“Make it Hot”), Keri Hilson (“Return the Favor”), Demi Lovato (“All Night Long”), Jennifer Hudson (“Pocketbook”), Kelis (“Running Mate”), Brandy (“Drum Life”), Solange (“Get Together”) and Destiny’s Child (“Get on the Bus”).

Meanwhile, Smith is expected to release his sophomore studio collection in late September via Method Records and Capitol Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “In the Lonely Hour” reportedly boasts additional productions from Jimmy Napes (Eliza Doolittle), Two Inch Punch (Rag’n’Bone Man), Malay (Frank Ocean), Cass Lowe (AlunaGeorge), Martin Sjolie (Nathan Sykes), Paul Epworth (Adele) and Joel Little (Ellie Goulding).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Rachel Furner (Craig David), Jason Boyd (Jennifer Lopez), Levi Lennox (Zayn Malik), Johnny McDaid (Ed Sheeran) and Tobias Jesso Jr. (Kacy Hill).

Stream “In the Lonely Hour” below.

Ruth B releases new single “If This is Love”

7 Apr

Canadian singer, songwriter, and pianist Ruth B has released her new single online.

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

Production duties on “If This is Love” were handled by New Zealand musician Joel Little, whose other credits include Lorde’s “Green Light,” Tove Lo’s “Imaginary Friend,” Khalid’s “Therapy,” Noah Kahan’s “Young Blood,” Ellie Goulding’s “The Greatest,” and Jarryd James’ “How Do We Make It.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ruth B will drop her first studio collection “Safe Haven” – featuring previous singles “Superficial Love,” “In My Dreams” and “Lost Boy” – on May 5 via Columbia Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “If This is Love” below.

Ruth B unwraps tracklisting for debut album “Safe Haven”

1 Apr

Canadian singer, songwriter, and pianist Ruth B has unwrapped the tracklisting for her upcoming debut album, “Safe Haven,” which will arrive on May 5 via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

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

As mentioned in earlier posts, Joel Little (Lorde, Jarryd James) and Mike Elizondo (Daye Jack, Raleigh Ritchie) are among the producers backing Ruth B on the highly-anticipated project.

See the tracklisting for “Safe Haven” below.

(1) Mixed Signals / (2) Dandelions / (3) Unrighteous / (4) Superficial Love / (5) If This is Love / (6) Lost Boy / (7) Young / (8) If By Chance / (9) World War 3 / (10) Safe Haven / (11) In My Dreams / (12) First Time

Ruth B confirms details for debut album

26 Mar

Ruth B has confirmed the details for her upcoming debut album.

The Canadian singer, songwriter, and pianist – real name Ruth Berhe – christened her first studio collection “Safe Haven” and will release it on May 5 via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

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

As mentioned in earlier posts, Joel Little (Ellie Goulding, Bebe Rexha) and Mike Elizondo (Justin Timberlake, Ed Sheeran) are among the producers backing Ruth B on the highly-anticipated project.

Listen to the audio clip for “Superficial Love” below.

Kacy Hill confirms title for new single

14 Mar

Kacy Hill has confirmed the title for her new single.

The British singer-songwriter christened “Hard to Love” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album under Kanye West’s label GOOD (Getting Out of Your Dreams) Music and Def Jam Recordings.

“Hard to Love” follows previous single “Lions,” which was collectively produced by Jamie Hartman of Ben’s Brother and Stuart Price.

Other producers expected to appear on the album are Alex Hope (Troye Sivan), Fraser T. Smith (Craig David), Two Inch Punch (Noah Cyrus), BURNS (Charli XCX), Jon Levine (Bebe Rexha), Matt “Aqualung” Hales (Lianne La Havas), Steve Booker (Pixie Lott), Kid Harpoon (Eliza Doolittle), Luke Laird (Kacey Musgraves), Joel Little (Ellie Goulding) and Daniel Heath (Lana Del Rey).

On the songwriting front, Hill has reportedly collaborated with Natalie Hemby (Carly Rae Jepsen), Autumn Rowe (Dua Lipa), Tobias Jesso Jr. (Adele), Andrew Wyatt (Lion Babe), Chelsea Lena (Sabrina Carpenter), Diana Gordon (Rita Ora) and Jonny “Ghost” Harris (Ed Sheeran).

Hill’s mini-collection “Bloo” – featuring “Foreign Fields,” “Arm’s Length” and “Shades of Blue” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream “Bloo” below.

Khalid liberates debut album “American Teen”

4 Mar

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American singer/songwriter Khalid has liberated his debut album online.

“American Teen” – featuring singles “Saved,” “Coaster,” “Location” and “Shot Down” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the highly-anticipate project, Khalid has worked with Joel Little (Lorde), Talay Riley (Usher), The Arcade (Rita Ora), DJDS (Kanye West), Sky Sense (Drake), OZ (Meek Mill), Sevn Thomas (Kehlani), Mike “Scribz” Riley (Tove Lo), GRADES (Dua Lipa), Smash David (Kid Ink) and !llmind (J. Cole).

Stream “American Teen” below.