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Pink debuts new single “Just Like Fire”

16 Apr

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Pink has debuted her new single online.

The singer-songwriter – real name Alecia Moore – posted the audio clip for “Just Like Fire” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (April 14, 2016).

“Just Like Fire” is lifted from the upcoming Walt Disney Studios’ film, “Alice Through The Looking Glass.”

The track was co-written by Oscar Holter, whose other credits include Hailee Steinfeld’s “Love Myself” [Republic], Tori Kelly’s “Should’ve Been Us” [Capitol] and Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Run Away With Me” [Interscope].

Meanwhile, production duties on “Just Like Fire” – now available for download via iTunes – were collectively handled by Max Martin (Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera) and Shellback (Taylor Swift, Adam Lambert).

Pink’s last studio collection, 2012’s “The Truth About Love,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Blow Me (One Last Kiss)” and “Just Give Me a Reason.”

Her forthcoming seventh album – featuring contributions from Greg Kurstin, Sia Furler and Beck – is expected to be released later this year through Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “Just Like Fire” below.

Nick Jonas unveils new single “Champagne Problems”

8 Apr

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Nick Jonas has unveiled his new single online.

The actor-singer-songwriter-record producer posted the audio clip for “Champagne Problems” to his Vevo channel on Friday (April 08, 2016).

“Champagne Problems” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by Nick Jonas and Jonathan Tucker along with Sean Douglas (Madonna, Enrique Iglesias), PJ Bianco (Fifth Harmony, Demi Lovato) and the song’s producer Jason Evigan (Ella Henderson, David Guetta).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Jonas will release his third studio collection “Last Year Was Complicated” – featuring previous single “Close” – on June 10 through Safehouse Records and Island Records.

The highly-anticipated project boasts additional productions and songwriting contributions from Mattman & Robin, Justin Tranter, Sir Nolan, Julia Michaels, Dewain Whitmore, Priscilla Renea, Rickard Goransson, Simon Wilcox, Bebe Rexha, Shellback, Ilsey Juber, Savan Kotecha, and Max Martin.

Listen to the audio clip for “Champagne Problems” below.

The Vamps premiere “I Found a Girl” music video

2 Apr

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The Vamps have premiered the music video for their new single online.

The British pop band posted the visual clip for “I Found a Girl” – featuring Omi – to their Vevo channel on Friday (April 01, 2016).

“I Found a Girl” was co-written by James Blunt along with Ross Golan (Selena Gomez, Lukas Graham), Ammar Malik (Kesha, Nick Jonas), Claude Kelly (Brandy, Olly Murs) and Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Kelly Clarkson).

The Vamps’ sophomore studio collection “Wake Up” – featuring previous singles “Rest Your Love” and “Wake Up” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Virgin EMI Records (UK) and Island Records (US).

Other album contributors include Rami Yacoub (Madonna), Wayne Hector (Emeli Sande), Carl Falk (Ellie Goulding), Savan Kotecha (Tori Kelly), Shellback (Taylor Swift), Ed Drewett (Craig David) and Johan Carlsson (Meghan Trainor).

Watch the music video for “I Found a Girl” below.

Taylor Swift premieres “Out of the Woods” music video

2 Jan

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Taylor Swift has premiered a new music video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the Joseph Kahn-directed clip for “Out of the Woods” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (December 31, 2015).

“Out of the Woods” was co-produced by Jack Antonoff (Lorde, Rachel Platten) and Max Martin (Adele, Katy Perry).

Swift’s latest studio collection “1989” – featuring previous singles “Wildest Dreams,” “Bad Blood,” “Blank Space,” “Style” and “Shake it Off” – is now available for download via Big Machine Records.

Other album contributors include Mattman & Robin (Hailee Steinfeld), Greg Kurstin (Sia), Ryan Tedder (Beyonce), Noel Zancanella (Shawn Mendes), Shellback (Britney Spears), and Ali Payami (The Weeknd).

Watch the music video for “Out of the Woods” below.

The Vamps premiere “Rest Your Love” music video

28 Nov

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The Vamps have premiered a new music video online.

The British pop band posted the visual clip for “Rest Your Love” to their Vevo channel on Thursday (November 26, 2015).

“Rest Your Love” was collectively written and produced by Savan Kotecha (Usher, The Weeknd), Shellback (Adele, Taylor Swift), Carlk Falk (Madonna, Demi Lovato) and Rami Yacoub (Celine Dion, Ellie Goulding).

Video treatment was handled by Frank Borin, whose other credits include Nathan Sykes’ “Over and Over Again” [Global Entertainment], Take That’s “Hey Boy” [Polydor] and Timeflies’ “Worse Things Than Love” [Island].

The Vamps’ latest album “Wake Up” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Virgin EMI Records (UK) and Island Records (US).

The project features additional alliances with Wayne Hector (Fleur East), Ross Golan (Selena Gomez), Johan Carlsson (Colbie Caillat), Ed Drewett (One Direction), Steve Mac (Shakira) and Ammar Malik (Shawn Mendes).

Watch the music video for “Rest Your Love” below.

Adele shares new single “When We Were Young” live performance

17 Nov

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Adele has shared a new performance video online.

An exclusive live rendition of “When We Were Young” was posted to the singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Tuesday (November 17, 2015).

The track marks the second promotional cut from Adele’s upcoming third album, “25,” out on November 20 through XL Recordings and Columbia Records.

It was also co-written by fellow recording artist Tobias Jesso Jr. and produced by Ariel Rechtshaid, whose recent credits include Kelela (“Rewind”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“All That”) and Madonna (“Living for Love”).

Other musicians backing Adele on “25” are Greg Kurstin (Sia), Max Martin (Tinashe), Shellback (Usher), Ryan Tedder (Beyonce), Paul Epworth (John Legend), Danger Mouse (Norah Jones) and Bruno Mars (Alicia Keys).

Watch the live performance for “When We Were Young” below.

AlunaGeorge teams up with Cass Lowe for sophomore album

15 Nov

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AlunaGeorge have teamed up with Cass Lowe for their second album.

Lowe recently co-wrote and co-produced “All My Friends” for electronic music group Snakehips. The tracks – which features Tinashe and Chance the Rapper – is now available for download via iTunes and all other online outlets.

His other credits include Blonde’s “All Cried Out” f/ Alex Newell [Parlophone], Sinead Harnett’s “Anywhere But Here” [Virgin EMI], Cheryl’s “Coming Up for Air” f/ Joel Compass [Polydor] and Kwabs’ “Make You Mine” [Atlantic].

Meanwhile, AlunaGeorge – composed of Aluna Francis and George Reid – are expected to release their sophomore studio collection and follow-up to 2013’s “Body Music” next year through Island Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional alliances with Happy Perez (Mariah Carey), Jin Jin (Little Mix), Rob Knox (Nathan Sykes), Tom Aspaul (Kylie Minogue), Utters (Maverick Sabre) and Shellback (Taylor Swift).

Watch the music video for “To Ü” below.

Adele announces new single “When We Were Young”

6 Nov

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Adele has announced the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “When We Were Young” as the second promotional cut from her upcoming third album “25.”

“When We Were Young” was co-written by Tobias Jesso Jr., who previously helmed Sia’s “Alive” along with Adele.

Production duties were handled by Ariel Rechtshaid, whose other credits include Kelela’s “Rewind” [Cherry Coffee Music], Madonna’s “Living for Love” [Interscope] and Sky Ferreira’s “You’re Not the One” [Capitol].

As mentioned in earlier posts, “25” – featuring lead single “Hello” – will hit stores on November 20 through XL Recordings and Columbia Records.

Other musicians backing Adele on the keenly-awaited LP are Greg Kurstin (Beyonce), Ryan Tedder (Leona Lewis), Paul Epworth (FKA twigs), Max Martin (Tinashe), Shellback (Britney Spears) and Bruno Mars (Alicia Keys).

Watch the music video for “Hello” below.

Tove Lo shares music video for new single “Moments”

21 Oct

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Tove Lo has shared the music video for her new single online.

The Swedish singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Moments” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (October 21, 2015).

“Moments” was produced by Mattias Larsson and Robin Fredriksson, aka Mattman & Robin, who are also behind Hailee Steinfeld’s “Love Myself” [Republic] and Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Run Away with Me” [Interscope].

Video treatment was handled by Tim Erem, whose other credits include Major Lazer’s “Lean On” [Mad Decent], MØ’s “XXX 88” [Sony], Elliphant’s “Down on Life” [Kemosabe] and Daniel Adams-Ray’s “Babbelover” [Universal].

Lo’s first studio collection “Queen of the Clouds” – featuring previous singles “Habits (Stay High),” “Talking Body” and “Timebomb” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Island Records.

The album boasts further contributions from Klas Ahlund (Britney Spears), Shellback (Christina Aguilera), Alexander Kronlund (Demi Lovato), Wayne Wilkins (Beyonce) and Ali Payami (Taylor Swift).

Watch the music video for “Moments” below.

The Vamps reveal new album “Wake Up” tracklising

15 Oct

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The Vamps have revealed to the tracklisting for their upcoming second album.

The British band – composed of members Connor Ball, Tristan Evans, James McVey and Brad Simpson – are scheduled to release “Wake Up” on November 27 through Virgin EMI Records (UK) and Island Records (US).

Current single “Cheater” – out now via iTunes – was co-written by Ed Drewett (One Direction, Little Mix) along with Rick Parkhouse and George Tizzard of Red Triangle (Charlie Puth, 5 Seconds of Summer).

Other album songwriters include Ross Golan (Selena Gomez), Ammar Malik (Nick Jonas), Savan Kotecha (Ellie Goulding), Wayne Hector (Craig David), Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande) and Claude Kelly (Jessie J).

On the production front, The Vamps teamed up with Steve Mac (Demi Lovato), Rami Yacoub (Labrinth), Carl Falk (Madonna), Shellback (Taylor Swift), Johan Carlsson (Tori Kelly) and Matt Prime (Sam Smith).

Peep the tracklisting for “Wake Up” below.

(01) Wake Up / (02) Rest Your Love / (03) Volcano / (04) Million Words / (05) Windmills / (06) Stolen Moments / (07) I Found a Girl / (08) Be With You / (09) Burn / (10) Cheater / (11) Boy Without a Car / (12) Held By Me