Tag Archives: Key Wane (musician)

Mack Wilds teams with Key Wane for sophomore album

10 Feb

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Mack Wilds has teamed with Key Wane on new material.

The R&B and Hip Hop record producer – born Dwane Weir – is known for collaborating with artists including Beyonce [Columbia Records], Drake [Republic Records] and Big Sean [Def Jam Recordings].

Some of his notable production credits are Jazmine Sullivan’s “Mascara” [RCA Records], Ariana Grande’s “Best Mistake” [Republic Records] and Jhene Aiko’s “Eternal Sunshine” [Def Jam Recordings].

Meanwhile, Wilds is expected to release his sophomore album later this year via Sony Music Entertainment imprint Larger Than Life Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “New York: A Love Story,” which spawned hit singles “Own It,” “My Crib” and “Henny.”

Other musicians backing Wilds on the highly-anticipated LP are Salaam Remi (Jordin Sparks, Liam Bailey), Elle Varner (Emeli Sande, Jessie J) and Darhyl “DJ” Camper (Chris Brown, John Legend).

Watch the music video for “My Crib” below.

Ne-Yo releases new album “Non-Fiction”

27 Jan

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Ne-Yo has released his new album online.

“Non-Fiction” – featuring hit singles “Money Can’t Buy,” “She Don’t Know” and “Coming with You” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Compound Entertainment and Motown Records.

The keenly-anticipated project serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “R.E.D.,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Among the musicians backing Ne-Yo on “Non-Fiction” are Shea Taylor, Jesse “Corparal” Wilson, Stephan Moccio, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Stargate, Dr. Luke, Cirkut, Key Wane, David Guetta and Giorgio Tuinfort.

On the songwriting front, the “So Sick” star confirmed placements on the next albums by Rihanna [Roc Nation], Keri Hilson [Interscope Records], Sevyn Streeter [Atlantic Records] and Gabi Wilson [RCA Records].

Watch the music video for “Coming with You” below.

Jhene Aiko drops “Spotless Mind” music video

22 Jan

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Jhene Aiko is out with a new music video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Spotless Mind” to her official Vevo page on Thursday (January 22, 2014).

“Spotless Mind” was co-written and produced by regular collaborator Ernest “No I.D.” Wilson, who also contributed to the next projects by Elijah Blake [Def Jam Recordings] and Snoh Aalegra [Epic Records].

The track is lifted from Aiko’s debut album, “Souled Out,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Def Jam Recordings.

Other musicians backing Aiko on “Souled Out” are Fisticuffs (Miguel, Jazmine Sullivan), Clams Casino (Mikky Ekko, FKA twigs), Key Wane (Beyonce, Ariana Grande) and Dot da Genius (WZRD, Kid Cudi).

Watch the music video for “Spotless Mind” below.

Jazmine Sullivan streams new album “Reality Show”

8 Jan

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Jazmine Sullivan has streamed her upcoming third album online.

The singer/songwriter posted “Reality Show” to her official SoundCloud page on Wednesday (January 10, 2015).

As mentioned in earlier posts, “Reality Show” is scheduled to hit stores on January 13 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The hotly-anticipated project serves as the follow-up to 2010’s “Love Me Back,” which peaked to number five on the US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart.

Among the producers backing Sullivan on “Reality Show” are Salaam Remi (Usher, Jordin Sparks), Chuck Harmony (Rihanna, Mary J. Blige), Key Wane (Beyonce, Jhene Aiko) and Da Internz (Sevyn Streeter, Chris Brown).

Watch Sullivan’s rendition of Whitney Houston’s “I Have Nothing” below.

Ne-Yo unwraps new album “Non-Fiction” tracklisting

16 Dec

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Ne-Yo has unwrapped the official tracklisting for his upcoming album.

The singer, songwriter and record producer will release his sixth studio collection “Non-Fiction” on January 27, 2014 via Motown Records.

Current single “She Knows” – produced by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald and Henry “Cirkut” Walter – is now available for download via iTunes.

Other album contributors are Jesse “Corparal” Wilson (“Money Can’t Buy”), Robert Shea Taylor (“Story Time”), Key Wane (“Run”), Darhyl “DJ” Camper (“Integrity”), Stephan Moccio (“Ballerina”), Glass John (“One More”) and David Guetta (“Who’s Taking You Home”).

On the songwriting front, Ne-Yo has contributed to the next projects by Sevyn Streeter [Atlantic Records], Gabi Wilson [RCA Records], Keri Hilson [Interscope Records] and Rihanna [Roc Nation / SRP Records].

Peep the tracklisting for the deluxe edition of “Non-Fiction” below.

“Non-Fiction”
“Everybody Loves / The Def of You”
“Run / An Island” (featuring Schoolboy Q)
“Integrity” (featuring Charisse Mills)
“One More” (featuring T.I.)
“Time of Our Lives” (with Pitbull)
“Who’s Taking You Home” (featuring David Guetta)
“Coming with You”
“Let You What…” (Interlude)
“Take You There”
“Good Morning / Gon’ Ride”
“Make It Easy”
“Money Can’t Buy” (featuring Jeezy)
“Religious / Ratchet Wit Yo Friends”
“She Knows” (featuring Juicy J)
“She Said I’m Hood Tho” (featuring Candice)
“Story Time”
“Why”
“Come Over”
“Ballerina”

Jazmine Sullivan reveals new album “Reality Show” tracklisting

16 Dec

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Jazmine Sullivan has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming third album.

The R&B singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Reality Show” on January 13, 2015 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Current single “Mascara” was produced by Key Wane, whose other credits include Ariana Grande’s “Best Mistake” f/ Big Sean [Republic Records] and Jhene Aiko’s “Eternal Sunshine” [Def Jam Recordings].

“Reality Show” serves as the follow-up to 2010’s “Love Me Back,” which peaked at number seventeen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

The highly-anticipated LP boasts further productions from Salaam Remi (Usher, Ella Henderson), Chuck Harmony (Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Hudson), Anthony Bell (Jill Scott, Vivian Green) and Da Internz (Trey Songz, Elle Varner).

Peep the tracklisting for “Reality Show” below.

“Dumb” (featuring Meek Mill)
“Mascara”
“Brand New”
“Silver Lining”
“#HoodLove”
“Let it Burn”
“Veins”
“Forever Don’t Last”
“Stupid Girl”
“Stanley”
“Masterpiece (Mona Lisa)”
“If You Dare”

Ne-Yo unveils new single “Coming With You”

16 Dec

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Ne-Yo has unveiled his new single online.

The singer, songwriter and record producer posted the lyric-based visual clip for “Coming With You” to his official Vevo page on Monday (December 15, 2014).

“Coming With You” is lifted from the artist’s sixth album, “Non-Fiction,” out on January 27, 2015 via iTunes in partnership with Motown Records.

The track follows previous promotional cut “She Knows,” which was produced by Dr. Luke (Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry) and Cirkut (Usher, Miley Cyrus).

Ne-Yo’s last studio collection, 2012’s “R.E.D,” peaked at number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned hit singles “Lazy Love,” “Forever Now” and “Let Me Love You (Until You Learn to Love Yourself).”

For “Non-Fiction,” Ne-Yo has enlisted the production services of Stargate (Rihanna, Keyshia Cole), Darhyl Camper (Trey Songz, Nicki Minaj), Key Wane (Big Sean, Jhene Aiko) and Shea Taylor (Beyonce, K. Michelle).

Watch the lyric video for “Coming With You” below.