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Ellie Goulding delivers new promotional single “Flux”

3 Mar

Ellie Goulding has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Flux” – which was written by Goulding alongside regular collaborator Jim Eliot and Joe Kearns – is now available via all other digital streaming outlets.

Goulding’s upcoming fourth album – featuring previous single “Close to Me” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Polydor Records.

On the follow-up to 2015’s “Delirium,” Goulding has also worked with Steve Mac, Kamille, Jason Evigan, MoZella, Starsmith, Jamie Hartman, Ilsey Juber, Nate Campany, Justin Tranter, and Noel Zancanella.

Stream the audio clip for “Flux” below.

 

Ariana Grande delivers new album “Thank U, Next”

10 Feb

Ariana Grande has delivered her fifth studio collection online.

“Thank U, Next” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Current promotional single “Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored” – which samples the Kandi Burruss and Kevin “She’kspere” Briggs-crafted “It Makes Me Ill” (as performed by N’Sync) – was co-written by regular collaborators Savan Kotecha, Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg, and Ilya Salmanzadeh.

Other musicians backing Grande on “Thank U, Next” are Tommy Brown, Victoria Monet, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Tayla Parx, Charles Anderson, Priscilla Renea, Justin Tranter, Kennedi Lykken, Happy Perez, Njomza, Brian Malik Baptiste, Kaydence, Jameel Roberts, and Nova Wav.

Watch the music video for “Break Up With Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored” below.

Raye teams with David Guetta for new collaboration

5 Feb

British singer/songwriter Rachel Keen, professionally known as Raye, has teamed up with David Guetta for a new collaboration.

The French DJ and record producer’s resume boasts works with Kelly Rowland (“Commander”), Sean Paul (“Mad Love”), Rihanna (“Fresh Off the Runway”), Ne-Yo (“Who’s Taking You Home”), Lady Gaga (“Fashion”), Britney Spears (“Body Ache”), Nicki Minaj (“Turn Me On”) and Jessie J (“Laser Light”).

Guetta’s latest studio collection “7” – featuring guest appearances from Justin Bieber, Anne-Marie, Sia, Madison Beer, Jason Derulo, Bebe Rexha, Ava Max, and Jess Glynne – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets. The project debuted at number thirty-seven on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and peaked to number nine on the UK Albums Chart.

Meanwhile, Raye is expected to release her next project and follow-up to 2018’s “Side Tape” later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Besides writing songs for other artists, Raye has also recorded new music with songwriters/producers including Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Mike Sabath, Kennedy Lykken, Justin Tranter, Ian Kirkpatrick, Sarah Aarons, Diztortion, Julia Michaels, Warren “Oak” Felder, Ilsey Juber, and Julian Bunetta.

Watch the music video for “Friends” below.

Julia Michaels releases new mini-album “Inner Monologue Part 1”

25 Jan

American singer/songwriter Julia Carin Cavazos, professionally known as Julia Michaels, has released her new mini-album online.

“Inner Monologue Part 1” – featuring six new songs in the shape of “Anxiety” (with Selena Gomez), “Into You,” “Happy,” “Deep,” “Apple” and “What a Time” (featuring Niall Horan) – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the follow-up to 2017’s “Nervous System,” Michaels has worked with fellow musicians Justin Tranter, Ian Kirkpatrick, Scott Harris, Frank Dukes, Louis Bell, Benjamin Rice, and RKCB (aka Casey Barth and Riley Knapp).

As a songwriter, Michaels’ recent credits include Lady Gaga’s “Heal Me,” Troye Sivan’s “Who Do You Think You Are?,” Christina Aguilera’s “Right Moves,” Lauv’s “There’s No Way,” Anne-Marie’s “2002,” Janelle Monae’s “Make Me Feel,” Clean Bandit’s “I Miss You,” and Shawn Mendes’s “Nervous.”

Stream “Inner Monologue Part 1” below.

Dua Lipa teams with Joel Little for new collaboration

17 Jan

Dua Lipa has teamed up with Joel Little for a new collaboration.

The New Zealand record producer and songwriter is responsible for Lorde’s “Royals,” Imagine Dragons’ “Whatever it Takes,” Shawn Mendes’s “Youth,” Ruth B’s “If This is Love,” Daya’s “Safe,” Kesha’s “This is Me,” Bebe Rexha’s “The Way I Are (Dance with Somebody),” and Khaled’s “Young, Dumb & Broke.”

Besides renewing his worldwide publishing deal with Sony/ATV; Little has also contributed to the next projects by Normani, OneRepublic, Ina Wroldsen, and Ella Eyre.

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa’s next single “Swan Song” – taken from the original motion picture soundtrack “Alitta: Battle Angel” – will arrive on January 25 via all digital streaming outlets. The track was co-written by Justin Tranter and Kennedi Lykken, with collective production duties handled by Junkie XL alongside Mattias Larsson and Robin Fredriksson (aka Mattman & Robin).

For her upcoming sophomore album, Dua Lipa has reportedly worked with Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Emily Warren, Jason Evigan, Lindy Robbins, King Henry, Sarah Hudson, Grades, Tove Lo, MNEK, Tayla Parx, Savan Kotecha, Caroline Ailin, Dayyon Alexander, Kamille, Andrew Wyatt, Ilsey Juber, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Sasha Sloan, and Max Martin.

Watch the music video for “Electricity” below.

 

Rita Ora delivers sophomore studio collection “Phoenix”

24 Nov

Rita Ora has released her sophomore studio collection online.

“Phoenix” – featuring singles “Your Song,” “Anywhere,” “Girls” and “Let You Love Me” – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

On the highly-anticipated project, Ora has worked with songwriters including Ed Sheeran, Ali Tamposi, Georgia Ku, Lotus IV, Ilsey Juber, Emily Warren, Brian Lee, Noonie Bao, Julia Michaels, and Justin Tranter.

Among the producers who contributed to the album are StarGate, Jimmy Napes, Andrew Watt, Digital Farm Animals, Julian Bunetta, Louis Bell, Ben Billions, John Ryan, Sam Romans, Fred Gibson, Sir Nolan, Jonny Coffer, Ali Payami, Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat, Steve Mac, and Rudimental.

Stream “Phoenix” below.

Ellie Goulding hits the studio with Steve Mac for new collaboration

22 Nov

Ellie Goulding has teamed up with Steve Mac for a new collaboration.

Born Steven McCutcheon, the British record producer and songwriter’s recent credits include Little Mix’s “Woman Like Me,” Anne-Marie’s “2002,” Jess Glynne’s “Thursday,” Craig David’s “Brand New,” Olly Murs’s “Moves,” Max George’s “Barcelona,” and Celine Dion’s “Ashes.”

Mac has also worked with top songwriters including Wayne Hector, Lindy Robbins, Ammar Malik, Ina Wroldsen, Ed Drewett, Karen Poole, Ross Golan, Amy Wadge, Claude Kelly, Julie Frost, August Rigo, and Chelcee Grimes.

Meanwhile, Goulding is scheduled to release the follow-up to 2015’s “Delirium” later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from The 23rd, Kamille, Noel Zancanella, Jamie Hartman, MoZella, Justin Tranter, Starsmith, Ilsey Juber, Nate Campany, Jason Evigan, and Gian Stone.

Goulding’s current promotional single “Close to Me” – which was co-written by Savan Kotecha and Peter Svensson and collectively produced by Diplo and Ilya Salmanzadeh – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

Stream the audio clip for “Close to Me” below.