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Nina Nesbitt unveils music video for new single “The Best You Had”

20 Sep

Nina Nesbitt has unveiled the music video for her new single online.

The Scottish singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “The Best You Had” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (September 19, 2017).

Nesbitt co-wrote “The Best You Had” with British record producer Jordan Riley, who also contributed to the next projects by Calum Scott, Mabel McVey, Ella Henderson, Becky Hill, L Devine, Sarah Close, Grace Carter, Dakota, Hannah Jane Lewis, KStewart, Chloe Leone, and Mullally.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Nesbitt’s upcoming sophomore studio collection – featuring previous single “The Moments I’m Missing” – is expected to arrive later this year via Cooking Vinyl Records.

On the songwriting front, Nesbitt co-penned “Slow Me Down” for Jessie Ware’s third album “Glasshouse” alongside Norwegian record producer Fred Ball and fellow recording artist Samuel Preston (more commonly known as Preston).

Watch the music video for “The Best You Had” below.

Ray BLK hits the studio with Snakehips, Evan “Kidd” Bogart

19 Sep

Photo Credit: Elle UK

British singer/songwriter Rita Ekwere, professionally known as Ray BLK, has teamed up with Snakehips and Evan “Kidd” Bogart for a new collaboration.

Composed of Oliver Lee and James Carter; Snakehips are known for their works with Aanysa (“Burn Break Crash”), Malika (“Fall for You”), Anne-Marie (“Either Way”), Sinead Harnett (“Days with You”), Tinashe (“All My Friends”), MØ (“Don’t Leave”) and Anderson Paak (“Money on Me”).

On the songwriting front, Bogart is responsible for co-penning Madonna’s “Ghosttown,” Britney Spears’s “Love Me Down,” ZZ Ward’s “Help Me Mama,” Leona Lewis’s’ “Happy,” Beyonce’s “Halo,” Jason Derulo’s “It Girl,” Olivia Holt’s “History,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Black Heart,” and Rihanna’s “S.O.S.”

Meanwhile, BLK’s upcoming project – featuring current promotional single “Doing Me” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts contributions from Chris Loco (Diana Gordon), Moon Willis (Justine Skye), Paul Epworth (FKA twigs), Cass Lowe (Niia Rocco), MNEK (Demi Lovato), Jax Jones (Selena Gomez), Two Inch Punch (Ella Eyre), Courage (Foxes) and Jordan Riley (Nina Nesbitt).

Watch the music video for “Either Way” below.

Hannah Jane Lewis releases new promotional single “Raincheck”

18 Sep

Hannah Jane Lewis has released her new single online.

“Raincheck” – which was written with Nicole Blair, Henrik Moreborg, and Tormod Lokling – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Lewis’s upcoming debut project is expected to arrive next year via Hot Hot Records in partnership with Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions from Karen Poole (Antigoni Buxton), Caroline Ailin (Ella Henderson), Anita Blay (Becky Hill), Lauren Aquilina (Mali-Koa) and Tom Aspaul (Celeste Waite).

On the production front, Lewis has worked with Lostboy (Elley Duhe), Jordan Riley (Nina Nesbitt), Dimitri Tikovoi (Charli XCX), Phil Cook (Liza Owen), KIN (Ella Henderson) and Mac & Phil (Tamera Foster).

Stream the audio clip for “Raincheck” below.

Ella Henderson hits the studio with Moon Willis

8 Sep

Photo Credit: Frederick Ardley

Ella Henderson has teamed up with Moon Willis for a new collaboration.

The UK record producer and songwriter (born Henry William Durham) is known for helming singles performed by Zac Samuel & Taya (“Never Letting Go”) and Justine Skye & Wizkid (“U Don’t Know”).

Moon Willis’ resume boasts additional alliances with Chris Brown (“Bite My Tongue”), Ray BLK (“Bad Boys”), Craig David (“It Was Always You”), Kyla (“Congratulations”), Becky Hill (“Insecure”), Melissa Steel (“Ray of Sunshine”), Laura Welsh (“You Don’t Even Know”) and RAYE (“Not for You”).

Meanwhile, Henderson is expected to release her second album and follow-up to 2014’s “Chapter One” later this year via Simon Cowell’s Syco Music.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further contributions from TMS (Raye), Fraser T. Smith (Craig David), Robopop (Lana Del Rey), Jordan Riley (Dan Caplen), Youthonix (Fleur East), Noel Zancanella (Olly Murs), Fred Ball (Alicia Keys), GRADES (Raleigh Ritchie) and Martin Sjolie (Maria Mena).

Watch the music video for “Ghost” below.

L Devine teases new collaboration with Lostboy

6 Sep

L Devine has teased a new collaboration with Lostboy.

“Mint session with @lostboy_uk,” the British singer/songwriter posted to Instagram on Tuesday (September 5th, 2017).

The UK record producer and songwriter (real name Peter Rycroft) has previously helmed singles for Gabrielle Aplin (“Waking Up Slow”), Sarah Close (“Call Me Out”), Lauren Faith (“Let Them Talk”), KLOE (“Liability”), Gavin James (“Bitter Pill”), Skinny Living (“Why”) and MAAD (“Wonderland”).

Lostboy has also contributed to the next projects by Taya, Marlon Roudette, Amber-Simone, Elley Duhe, KStewart, Molly Rainford, Becky Hill, Dakota, Ella Henderson, Fleur East, Kara Marni, Tom Walker, Antigoni Buxton, Nina Nesbitt, Maverick Sabre, Hannah Jane Lewis, Ella Eyre, and Arlissa.

Meanwhile, L Devine’s debut project – featuring current single “School Girls” – is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Brothers Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Goldfingers (Louisa Johnson), Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), Amish “ADP” Patel (Jojo), Digital Farm Animals (Liam Payne), Jonny Lattimer (Mollie King), Steve James (Justin Bieber), Knightstarr (Grace Ackerman), Phil Cook (Max George), Justin Broad (Izzy Bizu) and Jordan Riley (Dan Caplen).

Stream the audio clip for “School Girls” below.

Nina Nesbitt confirms new single “The Best You Had”

2 Sep

Nina Nesbitt has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Scottish singer/songwriter christend “The Best You Had” as her next promotional cut and will release it on September 8th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Nesbitt alongside regular collaborator Jordan Riley, whose other credits include Dan Caplen’s “Flat Champagne,” WENS’ “If,” Tom Grennan’s “Found What I’ve Been Looking For,” and Hazers’ “Changes.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Nesbitt’s upcoming sophomore studio collection – featuring previous single “The Moments I’m Missing” – is expected to arrive later this year via Cooking Vinyl Records.

Jordan Riley has also contributed to the next projects by Calum Scott, Mabel McVey, Ella Henderson, Becky Hill, L Devine, Sarah Close, Zak Abel, Grace Carter, Dakota, Hannah Jane Lewis, KStewart, Chloe Leone, and Mullally.

Stream the audio clip for “The Moments I’m Missing (Stripped Version)” below.

Dan Caplen reunites with Fred Cox for new collaboration

29 Aug

Dan Caplen has reunited with Fred Cox for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on the unreleased track “Creeping Around,” which was co-written with Amy Wadge.

Cox’s resume boasts further songwriting and production works with Joel Compass (“Back to Me”), Lion Babe (“Impossible”), Rosie Lowe (“So Human”), Chloe Leone (“Comfortably Me”), Kiah Victoria (“Treat Me”), Denai Moore (“Leave it Up to You”) and Rag’n’Bone Man (“Grace”).

Meanwhile, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Ray BLK-assisted / Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Two Inch Punch, Levi Lennox, Jamie Hartman, Max McElligott, Fraser T. Smith, GRADES, Dave Tozer, Bastian Langebaek, Fred Ball, and MJ Cole.

Fred Cox’s fans should also keep an eye on the next releases by Tanika, Dionne Bromfield, Raye, Kara Marni, Tori Kelly, Anne-Marie, Sam Smith, Janelle Monae, Conrad Sewell, Dakota, Kenzie May, Lily Moore, Becky Hill, Craig David, KStewart, Izzy Bizu, Ady Suleiman, Grace Carter, and VanJess.

Stream the audio clip for “Blinded by the Lights” below.