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Brandy reunites with LaShawn Daniels, Harvey Mason Jr. for new collaboration

25 Apr

American singer, songwriter, and actress Brandy Norwood (known mononymously as Brandy) has reunited with Harvey Mason Jr. and LaShawn “Big Shiz” Daniels for a new collaboration.

Mason Jr. previously co-produced and co-wrote “Truthfully” alongside Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Marc Nelson, and Brad Gilderman. The track appears on Brandy’s sophomore studio collection, “Never Say Never” (1998), which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Meanwhile, Daniels is responsible for co-writing fan favorites including “Fall” and “Nothing,” as well as international hit singles “The Boy is Mine” (featuring Monica), “Top of the World” (featuring Mase) and “What About Us.”

Brandy, on the other hand, is scheduled to release her seventh album – featuring further contributions from Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Kelly Rowland, Fantasia, and Jazmine Sullivan – later this year via Primary Wave / eOne Music.

The still-untitled project follows 2012’s “Two Eleven,” which topped the US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart and spawned two singles in the shape of “Wildest Dreams” and the Chris Brown-featuring “Put it Down.”

Watch the music video for “Put it Down” below.

Kelly Rowland enlists Darhyl “DJ” Camper for new collaboration

20 Dec

Kelly Rowland has enlisted Darhyl “DJ” Camper for a new collaboration.

The American record producer recently helmed “Kim K” and “Alert” for K. Michelle’s fourth album, “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know.”

Camper’s resume boasts additional works with Jessie J (“Queen”), Mary J. Blige (“Thick of It”), Ledisi (“High”), Stacy Barthe (“Flawed Beautiful Creatures”), Tamar Braxton (“Raise the Bar”), Nicki Minaj (“Favorite”), Mariah Carey (“Dedicated”), Elle Varner (“Refill”) and H.E.R. (“Every Kind of Way”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Rowland is expected to release her fifth studio collection and follow-up to 2013’s “Talk a Good Game” early next year.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Da Internz (Rihanna), Bianca “Blush” Atterberry (Stephen Puth), Mick Schultz (Jeremih), The Stereotypes (Bruno Mars), Patrick “J. Que” Smith (Fantasia Barrino), Iman “Mateo” Jordan (Nstasia) and The Rascals (Jessie Reyez).

Stream the audio clip for “Down on Love” below.

Kelly Rowland works with Bianca “Blush” Atterberry for new album

26 Aug

Kelly Rowland has recorded new songs with Bianca “Blush” Atterberry.

The American songwriter has previously worked with artists/fellow songwriters including K. Michelle (“Love ‘Em All”), Meghan Trainor (“Friends”), Pia Mia (“Justin Bieber”), Jessica Mauboy (“Handle It”), Tynisha Keli (“How to Love”) and Bridget Kelly (“Gotta Get Mine”).

Atterberry’s extensive resume boasts further works with producers including Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Ronald “Flip” Colson, Steve “Ace” Mostyn, Alex Niceforo, Happy Perez, Eric Hudson, Jack Splash, Tommy Brown, Jerry “Prince Wonda” Duplessis, Kenneth “Soundz” Coby, and Shea Taylor.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Rowland is expected to release her fifth studio collection later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Talk a Good Game” reportedly delivers additional alliances with Da Internz (Big Sean), Mick Schultz (Rihanna), The Stereotypes (Bruno Mars), Patrick “J. Que” Smith (Keri Hilson), Iman “Mateo” Jordan (Jazmine Sullivan) and The Rascals (Ariana Grande).

Watch the music video for “Kisses Down Low” below.

Kelly Rowland records new music with The Rascals, J. Que, The Stereotypes

23 Aug

American singer/songwriter Kelly Rowland has recorded new music with J. Que, The Stereotypes, and Khristopher Riddick-Tynes of The Rascals.

Born Patrick Michael Smith, J. Que is responsible for co-writing Fantasia Barrino’s “Truth Is,” Beyonce’s “Best Thing I Never Had,” Ciara’s “Like a Boy,” Keri Hilson’s “Return the Favor,” Amerie’s “Hate 2 Love U,” Nick Jonas’ “Testify,” Britney Spears’ “Radar,” and Usher’s “Yeah!”

Meanwhile, The Stereotypes are known for their production works with Bruno Mars (“That’s What I Like”), Iggy Azealia (“Mo Bounce”), Chris Brown (“Beg for It”), Sevyn Streeter (“Before I Do”), Justin Bieber (“Somebody to Love”), Tamia (“No Lie”), Melanie Fiona (“Johnny”) and Danity Kane (“Damaged”).

Notable production credits by Riddick-Tynes, on the other hand, include Zendaya’s “Something New,” Ariana Grande’s “Baby I,” Deborah Cox’s “Kinda Miss You,” Samantha Jade’s “Shake That,” Jessica Mauboy’s “Can I Get a Moment?,” Foxes’ “Scar,” and RaVaughn’s “Best Friend.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Rowland is expected to release her fifth album – which reportedly features further contributions from Da Internz, Tricky Stewart, Shama Joseph, Mick Schultz, and Dem Jointz – later this year.

The still-untitled collection follows 2013’s “Talk a Good Game,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Kisses Down Low” and “Dirty Laundry.”

Watch the music video for “Motivation” below.

Kelly Rowland reunites with Da Internz for new collaboration

19 Jul

Kelly Rowland has reunited with Da Internz for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on the track “Where Have You Been,” taken from The-Dream’s fourth studio collection, 2013’s “IV Play.”

Composed of Marcos “Kosine” Palacios and Ernest “Tuo” Clark, Da Internz are also known for production works with Rihanna (“Birthday Cake”), Justin Bieber (“I Would”), Tamar Braxton (“If I Don’t Have You”), John Legend (“Made to Love”), Sevyn Streeter (“Soon As I Get Home”), Cassie (“Paradise”), Jazmine Sullivan (“Stanley”) and Grace Sewell (“Church on Sunday”).

Meanwhile, Rowland is expected to release her next album – which features further productions from Christopher “Tricky” Stewart, Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph, Dem Jointz, and Mick Schultz – later this year.

The still-untitled collection follows 2013’s “Talk a Good Game,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Kisses Down Low” and “Dirty Laundry.”

Stream the audio clip for “Where Have You Been” below.

Mick Schultz teases new collaboration with Kelly Rowland

28 Mar

Mick Schultz has teased a new collaboration with Kelly Rowland.

“Recording something special with @kellyrowland,” the American record producer and songwriter tweeted on Monday (March 27, 2017).

Schultz’s production and songwriting credits include Jeremih’s “Birthday Sex,” Zendaya’a “Replay,” SoMo’s “Show Off,” Jessie James’ “Psycho Girlfriend,” Jenna Andrews’ “Oil & Water,” and Rihanna’s “Desperado.”

His extensive resume boasts further works with artists/fellow musicians Maejor, Tiffany Fred, Paul “Phamous” Shelton, Lights, James Fauntleroy, Chloe Angelides, Iain James, Stephenie Jones, Claude Kelly, Liza Owen, Jesse St. John, Pia Mia, Stanaj, Rook Monroe, Georgia Ku, Derrus Rachel, and Euanitta.

Meanwhile, Rowland is expected to release her upcoming fifth album, which serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Talk a Good Game,” later this year.

Other producers expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Tricky Stewart (Nicole Scherzinger), The-Dream (Celine Dion), Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Jennifer Lopez), Dem Jointz (Brandy), Maejor (Justin Bieber), Shea Taylor (Ne-Yo) and Mel & Mus (Keyshia Cole).

On the songwriting front, Rowland has reportedly teamed up with Diane Warren (Whitney Houston), Angie Beyince (Destiny’s Child), Traci Hale (Britney Spears), Shane Stevens (Ariana Grande), Nash Overstreet (Meghan Trainor), Verse Simmonds (Chris Brown) and Rock City (Keri Hilson).

Watch the music video for “Kisses Down Low” below.

Sevyn Streeter drafts Chris Brown for new single “Don’t Kill the Fun”

22 Dec

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Sevyn Streeter has confirmed the title for her new single.

The R&B songbird christened “Don’t Kill the Fun” as the first promotional cut from her debut album, which will be released next year via Atlantic Records.

“Don’t Kill the Fun” features guest vocals from Chris Brown, who previously teamed with Streeter on several singles including “Fine China,” “Yeah 3x,” “Next to You,” “Wet the Bed” and “It Won’t Stop.”

Other musicians backing Streeter on the highly-anticipated LP are Mansur Zafr (Ashanti, Keri Hilson), Tiffany Fred (Zendaya, Jennifer Hudson), Da Internz (Ciara, Nicki Minaj) and Eric Bellinger (Usher, Teyana Taylor).

On the songwriting front, Streeter recently co-wrote “Keep Us Together” for Jessie J along with Cory Rooney and Louis Biancaniello. The track appears on the British artist’s third album, “Sweet Talker,” out now via iTunes.

Her other credits include Ariana Grande (“The Way”), Kelly Rowland (“Put Your Name On It”), Alicia Keys (“New Day”), Trey Songz (“International Serious”), Brandy (“Slower”), Fantasia (“Get it Right”) and Tamar Braxton (“Pieces”).

Watch the music video for “It Won’t Stop” below.