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Doja Cat unleashes sophomore album “Hot Pink”

8 Nov

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American rapper, songwriter, songwriter, and record producer Amalaratna Dlamini, known professionally as Doja Cat, has unleashed her sophomore album under Kemosabe Records / RCA Records.

“Hot Pink” – featuring singles “Juicy,” “Bottom Bitch” and “Rules” – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2018’s “Amala” boasts contributions from Yeti Beats, Tyson Trax, Dr. Luke, Kool Kojak, Theron Thomas, Salaam Remi, Ben Billions, Kurtis McKenzie, P2J, Ari PenSmith, Blaq Tuxedo, and Troy NōKA.

See the tracklisting for “Hot Pink” below.

(1) Cyber Sex / (2) Won’t Bite / (3) Rules / (4) Bottom Bitch / (5) Say So / (6) Like That / (7) Talk Dirty / (8) Addiction / (9) Streets / (10) Shine / (11) Better Than Me / (12) Juicy

Snoh Aalegra liberates new single “Situationship”

2 Aug

 

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Snoh Aalegra has liberated her new single online.

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

The track was written by Aalegra alongside Ari PenSmith (Sinead Harnett, Lily Allen) and Nathaniel J. Warner (Mahalia, Wretch 32).

Production duties on “Situationship” were handled by P2J (real name Richard Isong), who is also responsible for Beyonce’s “Brown Skin Girl,” Tanika’s “No Man is An Island,” Chris Brown’s “Covered In You,” Tiwa Savage’s “Hold Me Down,” and Mario’s “Mirror.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Aalegra’s upcoming debut album, tentatively entitled “Ugh, those feels again,” featuring previous single “Find Someone Like You,” is expected to arrive on August 16 via Artium Recordings.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further contributions from Joel Compass (Tinashe, FKA twigs), George Moore (Kwabs, Paloma Faith), Jonah Christian (Normani, Anderson Paak) and Kurtis McKenzie (Khalid, Lauren Jauregui).

Stream the audio clip for “Situationship” below.

Snoh Aalegra confirms details for new single “Situationship”

1 Aug

Snoh Aalegra has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Swedish singer/songwriter dubbed “Situationship” as her next promotional cut and will release it on August 2nd via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Aalegra alongside J. Warner (Mahalia, Wretch 32), Ari PenSmith (Tiwa Savage, Chris Brown) and P2J (Beyonce, Lily Allen).

Aalegra’s upcoming debut album, tentatively entitled “Ugh, those feels again,” featuring previous single “Find Someone Like You,” is expected to arrive on August 16 via Artium Recordings.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further contributions from Joel Compass (Tinashe, FKA twigs), George Moore (Kwabs, Paloma Faith), Jonah Christian (Normani, Anderson Paak) and Kurtis McKenzie (Khalid, Lauren Jauregui).

Stream the audio clip for “Find Someone Like You” below.

Lauren Jauregui drafts Ollie Green for new collaboration

18 Jul

Lauren Jauregui has enlisted Ollie Green for a new collaboration.

The British record producer and songwriter previously worked with artists including Jones (“Indulge”), Gavin James (“Always”), Freya Ridings (“Lost Without You”), Alex Newell (“Devilish”), Hamzaa (“London”), Jamie Lawson (“The Answer”) and Frances (“Love Me Again”).

Meanwhile, Jauregui’s upcoming debut album – featuring singles “Expectations” (produced by Kid Harpoon) and “More Than That” (co-written by Prince Charlez and Hue Strother and collectively produced by Charlie Handsome and Murda Beatz) – is expected to arrive later this year via Columbia Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly yields additional alliances with Alexandra “Shungudzo” Govere, D’Mile, Ed Drewett, Fred Ball, Nija Charles, Kurtis “K9” McKenzie, Tre Jean-Marie, Dayo Olatunji, Oak Felder, Rob Knox, Tushar Apte, Mayila Jones, DannyBoyStyles, Rami Yacoub, and The Rascals.

Stream the audio clip for “More Than That” below.

 

 

Snoh Aalegra delivers new single “Find Someone Like You”

15 Jun

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Swedish singer/songwriter Snoh Sheri Nowrozi, known professionally as Snoh Aalegra, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Find Someone Like You” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Aalegra alongside Marcus James (Ryan Trey, Bryson Tiller), George Moore (Yebba Smith, Paloma Faith) and Jonah Christian (Normani, Anderson Paak).

Aalegra’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous singles “You” and “I Want You Around” – is scheduled to arrive on August 16 via Artium Recordings.

On the highly-anticipated project, Aalegra has worked with Joel Compass (Tinashe, FKA twigs), P2J (Mario, Sinead Harnett), Ari PenSmith (GoldLink, Chris Brown) and Kurtis “K9” McKenzie (Khalid, Lauren Jauregui).

Stream the audio clip for “Find Someone Like You” below.

Khalid liberates sophomore album “Free Spirit”

5 Apr

American singer/songwriter Khalid Robinson, known mononymously as Khalid, has liberated his sophomore studio collection online.

“Free Spirit” – featuring singles “My Bad,” “Better,” “Tallk” and “Don’t Pretend” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Digi, Scribz Riley, Kurtis “K9” McKenzie, Stargate, John Hill, Emily Warren, Al Shux, D’Mile, Sarah Aarons, Hit-Boy, Disclosure, Murda Beatz, Doc McKinney, Charlie Handsome, DJ Dahi, and Sam Romans.

See the tracklisting for “Free Spirit” below.

(1) Intro / (2) Bad Luck / (3) My Bad / (4) Better / (5) Talk / (6) Right Back / (7) Don’t Pretend (featuring Safe) / (8) Paradise / (9) Hundred / (10) Outta My Head (with John Mayer) / (11) Free Spirit / (12) Twenty One / (13) Bluffin / (14) Self / (15) Alive / (16) Heaven / (17) Saturday Nights

 

Khalid drafts Sam Romans, Hit-Boy for new promotional single “Self”

28 Mar

American singer/songwriter Khalid Robinson, known mononymously as Khalid, has liberated his new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Sam Romans (known by his stage name RØMANS), whose other credits include Craig David’s “Heartline,” Mary J. Blige’s “Doubt,” Demi Lovato’s “Sober,” Justine Skye’s “Don’t Think About It,” AlunaGeorge’s “I’m in Control,” and Lewis Capaldi’s “Someone You Loved.”

Production duties on “Self” were handled by Hit-Boy (born Chauncey Hollis), who is also responsible for Beyonce’s “Bow Down,” Kelly Rowland’s “Lay it On Me,” Mary J. Blige’s “Stronger,” Rihanna’s “Watch n’ Learn,” Nicki Minaj’s “Feeling Myself,” Mariah Carey’s “Thirsty,” and Tinashe’s “Joyride.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Khalid’s sophomore studio collection “Free Spirit” – featuring previous singles “My Bad,” “Better,” “Talk” and “Saturday Nights” – will arrive on April 5th via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2017’s “American Teen” yields additional contributions from Stargate (Normani), Charlie Handsome (Sevyn Streeter), Jamil “Digi” Chammas (Arlissa), Denis Kosiak (Martin Garrix), Scribz Riley (Tove Lo), D’Mile (Lucky Daye), Kurtis “K9” McKenzie (Lauren Jauregui) and Al Shux (Elle Varner).

Stream the audio clip for “Self” below.