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Chris Brown releases new studio collection “Heartbreak on a Full Moon”

31 Oct

Chris Brown has released his new studio collection online.

“Heartbreak on a Full Moon” – featuring promotional singles “Grass Ain’t Greener,” “Party,” “Everybody Knows,” “Privacy,” “Hope You Do,” and “Pills & Automobiles” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The physical edition of the album – which boasts songwriting contributions from Lyrica Anderson, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, JHart, and Daecolm Holland – will arrive on November 3rd via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

On the follow-up to 2015’s “Royalty,” Brown has also enlisted producers including A1, Scott Storch, Hitmaka, Polow Da Don, Soundz, Moon Willis, Sean Momberger, Pip Kembo, T-Collar, Scribz Riley, Frank Dukes, Boi-1da, Syk Sense, Keyz, Tommy Brown, JMIKE, Cameron Wallace, ADP, and Laney Stewart.

Stream “Heartbreak on a Full Moon” below.

Sevyn Streeter works with Darhyl Camper for debut album

22 Jan

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Sevyn Streeter has worked with Darhyl “DJ” Camper for her debut album.

The record producer and songwriter is responsible for Nicki Minaj’s “Favorite” [Cash Money], Stacy Barthe’s “Flawed Beautiful Creatures” [Motown], and Tamar Braxton’s “Love and War” [Epic].

His resume includes further works with Bridget Kelly (“Friends”), Ella Varner (“Refill”), Chrisette Michele (“Let Me Win”), Mary J. Blige (“Self Love”), Keyshia Cole (“Trust and Believe”), and Mack Wilds (“Bonnie & Clyde”).

Meanwhile, Streeter is expected to release her first studio collection later this year through Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled LP reportedly delivers further contributions from J-Doe (Usher, Jennifer Lopez), Sam Hook (Omarion, Miley Cyrus), Eric Bellinger (Brandy, Teyana Taylor), and Soundz (Ciara, Justin Bieber).

Watch the music video for “Boomerang” below.

Justin Bieber reveals new album “Purpose” tracklisting

29 Oct

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Justin Bieber has revealed the tracklisting for his upcoming fourth album.

The Canadian singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Purpose” on November 13 through Def Jam Recordings (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

Current single “Sorry” was co-written by Julia Michaels (Rita Ora, Pia Mia) and Justin Tranter (Fifth Harmony, Selena Gomez) and produced by Skrillex (Kiesza, AlunaGeorge) and Blood Diamonds (Tinashe, Mikky Ekko).

Other album producers include Mike Dean (Madonna), Benny Blanco (Miguel), Neff-U (Brandy), Soundz (Ciara), MdL (Mike Posner), Josh Abraham (Usher), Oligee (Jessie J), Ian Kirkpatrick (Chromeo) and Andre Harris (Jill Scott).

On the songwriting front, Bieber also teamed up with Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd (Kelly Rowland), Ed Sheeran (Tori Kelly), James “JHart” Abrahart (Fleur East), Clarence Coffee Jr. (Zendaya) and Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry).

Peep the tracklisting for “Purpose” below.

(01) Mark My Words / (02) I’ll Show You / (03) What Do You Mean? / (04) Sorry / (05) Love Yourself / (06) Company / (07) No Pressure / (08) No Sense / (09) The Feeling / (10) Life is Worth Living / (11) Where R U Now? / (12) Children / (13) Purpose / Deluxe Edition / (14) Been You / (15) Get Used to Me / (16) We Are / (17) Trust / (18) All In It / (18) What Do You Mean? (Remix)

K. Michelle premieres music video for new single “Hard to Do”

19 May

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K. Michelle has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer and songwriter posted the visual clip for “Hard to Do” to her official YouTube channel on Monday (May 18, 2015).

“Hard to Do” was written by K. Michelle and Bianca “Blush” Atterberry along with Maurice “Verse” Simmonds, whose other credits include Fifth Harmony’s “Top Down” [Epic Records] and Chris Brown’s “New Flame” [RCA Records].

Production duties on “Hard to Do” were handled by Kenneth “Soundz” Coby, who is also responsible for Jasmine V’s “One Night” [Interscope Records], Rihanna’s “Skin” [Def Jam Recordings] and Ciara’s “DUI” [Epic Records].

K. Michelle’s latest CD “Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart” – featuring previous singles “Love ‘Em All,” “Maybe I Should Call” and “Something About the Night” – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

In related news, Jason Derulo’s upcoming album “Everything is 4” includes a song with K. Michelle and Guordan Banks entitled “Love Like That.” The keenly-awaited project will hit stores on June 2 under Warner Bros Records.

Watch the music video for “Hard to Do” below.

Jasmine V hits the studio with Rob Knox for new music

29 Apr

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Jasmine V has recorded new material with Rob Knox.

The hitmaker is known for co-writing and producing Ciara’s “Love Sex Magic” f/ Justin Timberlake [Jive Records], Rihanna’s “Cold Case Love” [Def Jam Recordings] and Joe Jonas’ “Just in Love” [Hollywood Records].

His extensive resume includes further works for Britney Spears [RCA Records], Katharine McPhee [Columbia Records], Leona Lewis [Island Records], Pixie Lott [Virgin EMI Records] and Nathan Sykes [Global Talent Entertainment].

Meanwhile, Jasmine V is expected to release her debut album later this year under Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2014’s EP “That’s Me Right There,” which featured singles “Walk Away” and “I Love Your Crazy.”

Production-wise, the full-length CD will boast contributions from Soundz (Usher, K. Michelle), Benny Cassette (Miguel, Elle Varner), Ne-Yo (Keri Hilson, Sevyn Streeter) and Dem Jointz (Brandy, Aston Merrygold).

Watch the lyric video for “Who That” below.

K. Michelle shoots music video for new single “God I Get It”

17 Apr

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K. Michelle has filmed a music video for new single “God I Get It.”

The track is lifted from the singer/songwriter’s sophomore album, “Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart,” now available for download via Atlantic Records.

“God I Get It” was written by K. Michelle along with Bianca “Blush” Atterberry. Production duties were handled by Ronnie “Lil Ronnie” Jackson, B.A.M., Phillip Cornish, Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis and Arden “Keyz” Altino.

Other singles included on “Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart” are “Love ‘Em All,” “Maybe I Should Call,” “Something About the Night” and “Hard to Do.”

The follow-up to 2013’s “Rebellious Soul” boasts further productions from Jesse “Corporal” Wilson (Ne-Yo, Celine Dion), Shea Taylor (Rihanna, Janet Jackson), Eric Hudson (Omarion, Chris Brown) and Soundz (Usher, Jasmine V).

In related news, K. Michelle has penned a song for label mate Jojo’s upcoming third album. She also provided guest vocals for Jason Derulo’s fourth studio collection “Everything is 4” [Beluga Heights / Warner Bros. Records].

Watch the music video for “Something About the Night” below.

Jasmine V works with Dem Jointz for debut album

15 Apr

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Jasmine V has worked with Dem Jointz for her upcoming debut album.

“@JasmineVillegas and I are back at it,” the record producer posted to his Instagram account on Tuesday (April 14, 2015).

Dem Jointz is known for co-writing and producing hits for Brandy f/ Chris Brown (“Put it Down”), JLS (“Hottest Girl in the World”), Christina Aguilera (“Shut Up”) and Sevyn Streeter (“Call Me Crazy”).

His extensive resume includes further works for Marsha Ambrosius [RCA Records], Madison Beer [Island Records], Jordin Sparks [Larger Than Life Records] and Candice Pillay [KIDinaKORNER].

Meanwhile, Jasmine V is expected to release her first studio collection later this year under Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts additional alliances with Soundz (Jeremih, K. Michelle), Ne-Yo (Beyonce, Kelly Rowland), Benny Cassette (Elle Varner, Keri Hilson) and Jon Bellion (Eminem, Jason Derulo).

Jasmine’s debut EP “That’s Me Right There” – featuring previous promotional cuts “Walk Away,” “I Love Your Crazy” and the Kendrick Lamar-assisted title track – is now available for download via iTunes.

Listen to the audio clip for “One Night” below.