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Bebe Rexha unleashes debut album “Expectations”

23 Jun

Bebe Rexha has unleashed her debut album online.

“Expectations” – featuring singles “I Got You,” “Meant to Be,” “Ferrari,” “2 Souls on Fire” and “I’m a Mess” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters backing Rexha on “Expectations” are Lauren Christy, Justin Tranter, Asia Whiteacre, Scott Harris, Emily Warren, Jacob Kasher, Nathalia Marshall, Lance Shipp, Rachel Kennedy, and Josh Miller.

Album producers are The Monsters & Strangerz, Jason Evigan, Hit-Boy, Andrew Wells, David Garcia, Captain Cuts, Jussifer, Aaron Zuckerman, Louis Bell, Ali P, Robot Scott, Dre Pinckney, Willshire, and The Stereotypes.

Stream “Expectations” below.

Bebe Rexha reveals tracklisting for debut album “Expectations”

25 May

Bebe Rexha has revealed the tracklisting for her debut album, “Expectations,” which will arrive on June 22 via Warner Bros. Records.

Current promotional singles “Ferrari” and “2 Souls on Fire” (featuring Quavo) are now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters backing Rexha on “Expectations” are Lauren Christy, Justin Tranter, Asia Whiteacre, Scott Harris, Emily Warren, Jacob Kasher, Nathalia Marshall, Lance Shipp, Rachel Kennedy, and Josh Miller.

Album producers are The Monsters & Strangerz, Jason Evigan, Hit-Boy, Andrew Wells, David Garcia, Captain Cuts, Jussifer, Aaron Zuckerman, Louis Bell, Ali P, Robot Scott, Dre Pinckney, Willshire, and The Stereotypes.

See the tracklisting for “Expectations” below.

(1) Ferrari / (2) I’m a Mess / (3) 2 Souls on Fire / (4) Shining Star / (5) Knees / (6) I Got You / (7) Self Control / (8) Sad / (9) Mine / (10) Steady / (11) Don’t Get Any Closer / (12) Grace / (13) Pillow / (14) Meant to Be

Ginette Claudette releases new promotional single “Twisted”

6 Apr

American singer/songwriter Yinette Mendez, professionally known as Ginette Claudette, has released her new promotional single online.

“Twisted” – which was collectively produced by regular collaborator August Rigo alongside Jeremy Reeves, Ray Romulus, Jonathan Yip, Ray McCullough of The Stereotypes – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Claudette’s upcoming sophomore studio collection is expected to arrive later this year via SummerChild Records.

The still-untitled collection serves as the follow-up to 2015’s “All the Way Back” and 2014’s “Tainted Emotions,” which spawned singles “Hold Me, Touch Me, Love Me” and the Rico Love-assisted “Better Love.”

Stream the audio clip for “Twisted” below.

Ginette Claudette enlists The Stereotypes for new single “Twisted”

23 Mar

American singer/songwriter Ginette Claudette has christened “Twisted” as her new promotional single and will release it on April 6th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Twisted” were handled by Jonathan Yip, Ray Romulus, Jeremy Reeves and Ray Charles McCullough II of The Stereotypes, who have also worked with Bruno Mars (“Finesse”), Fifth Harmony (“Deliver”), Sevyn Streeter (“Before I Do”) and Iggy Azalea (“Mo Bounce”).

Claudette’s debut album, “Tainted Emotions,” was released in 2014 via SummerChild Records and spawned singles in the shape of “Hold Me Touch Me Love Me” and the Rico Love-assisted “Better Love.”

As a songwriter, Claudette co-penned “Rock, Paper, Scissors” for Melanie Fiona alongside Eritza Laues, Cannon Mapp, Denarius Motes, and Hasham Hussein. The track appears on Fiona’s sophomore studio collection, 2012’s “The MF Life,” which topped the US Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart.

Stream the audio clip for “Hold Me Touch Me Love Me” below.

Jojo collaborates with MNEK

13 Oct

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Jojo is working on music with new collaborator MNEK.

There’s currently no word on what the recording session was supposed to yield — new Jojo music, new MNEK material or a combination thereof.

MNEK recently co-wrote and / or produced “Losing” by Becky Hill [Parlophone], “Sing That Song” by TIEKS f/ Celeste [Atlantic], “All I See” by Bondax f/ Tanya Lacey [Relentless] and “Special” by Billon f/ Maxine Ashley [Virgin EMI].

His upcoming debut album – featuring singles “Every Little Word” and “Wrote a Song About You” – is scheduled for release in 2015 via iTunes in partnership with Virgin EMI Records (UK) and Cherrytree / Interscope Records (US).

Meanwhile, Jojo’s third studio collection with hit stores and digital outlets via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2006’s “The High Road,” which peaked at number two on the US Albums Chart and spawned the Billy Steinberg and Josh Alexander-produced hit single “Too Little, Too Late.”

Among the musicians backing Jojo on the highly-anticipated album are Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Diane Warren, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Marsha Ambrosius, Da Internz, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, and The Stereotypes.

Watch the music video for MNEK’s “In Your Clouds” below.

Tori Kelly hits the studio with Taylor Parks, The Stereotypes

9 Oct

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Tori Kelly is making new music with Taylor Parks and The Stereotypes.

Notable songwriting credits by Parks include Fifth Harmony’s “Bo$$” [Syco Music / Epic Records], Ariana Grande’s “My Everything” [Republic Records] and Jennifer Lopez’s “So Good” [Capitol Records].

Meanwhile, The Stereotypes are responsible for co-writing and producing “Rhythm of Love” by Danity Kane [Mass Appeal], “Beg for It” by Chris Brown [RCA Records] and “Good Love” by Mary J. Blige [Geffen Records].

As previously reported, Kelly is prepping for her upcoming first studio collection under Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

She recently provided guest vocals on hit single “Lullaby” by British rapper Professor Green. The Ina Wroldsen-assisted / Chris Loco-produced track peaked at number four on the UK Singles Chart.

Kelly’s as-yet-untitled LP reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Pharrell Williams, Ed Sheeran, Rodney Jerkins, Chelcee Grimes, Fraser T. Smith, Claude Kelly, Chuck Harmony, and Oren Yoel.

Watch Tori Kelly’s acoustic rendition of “Lullaby” below.

Danity Kane schedule release date for new album “DK3”

25 Sep

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Danity Kane have scheduled the release date for their upcoming album.

The pop trio – consisting of members Dawn Richard, Aubrey O’Day and Shannon Bex – dubbed their third studio collection “DK3” and will release it in the United States on October 27 via Mass Appeal Records.

The highly-anticipated project boasts contributions from Jonathan Yip, Ray Romulus and Jeremy Reeves of songwriting and production team The Stereotypes (John Legend, Chris Brown, Trevor Jackson).

Danity Kane’s last album, 2008’s “Welcome to the Dollhouse,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and boasted hit singles “Damaged” and the Missy Elliot-assisted / Danja-produced “Bad Girl.”

Peep the tracklisting for “DK3” below.

“Rhythm of Love”
“Lemonade” (featuring Tyga)
“All in a Day’s Work”
“Rage”
“Tell Me”
“Two Sides”
“Secret Lover”
“Roulette”
“Pieces”
“Bye Baby”