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Clean Bandit teases new collaboration with Jess Glynne, Jimmy Napes

20 Mar

Clean Bandit have reunited in the studio with Jess Glynne and Jimmy Napes.

“MC Emotional Banger and DJ Vibrancy jamming @jessglynne @jimmynapes,” the British electronic music group – composed of Grace Chatto and siblings Jack and Luke Patterson – posted to their Instagram profile.

Clean Bandit previously teamed with Glynne and Napes on international hit single “Rather Be,” which topped the UK Singles Chart and peaked to number ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Glynne also provided guest vocals on Clean Bandit’s “Real Love,” which peaked to number two on the UK Singles Chart, and Napes co-wrote “Extraordinary,” which delivered guest vocals from UK singer-songwriter Sharna Bass.

As mentioned in earlier posts, the upcoming sophomore album by Clean Bandit – featuring singles “Tears,” “Rockabye” and “Symphony” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “New Eyes” boasts contributions from Sam Romans (Craig David), Mark Ralph (AlunaGeorge), Ina Wroldsen (Janelle Monae), Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez) and Steve Mac (Demi Lovato).

Other musicians expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Toby Gad (Beyonce), Natasha Bedingfield (Tori Kelly), Labrinth (Noah Cyrus), Priscilla Renae (Rihanna), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Eyelar (Diztortion), Jesse Shatkin (Kelly Clarkson), MNDR (Charli XCX) and Joel Compass (Tinashe).

Watch the music video for “Symphony” below.

Ed Sheeran liberates new album “Divide”

3 Mar

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Ed Sheeran has liberated his new album online.

“Divide” – featuring singles “Shape of You,” “Castle on the Hill” and “How Would You Feel (Paen) – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Multiply” delivers productions from Benny Blanco (Rihanna, Mike Posner), Johnny McDaid (Birdy, Harry Styles), Mike Elizondo (Eminem, Alanis Morissette) and Labrinth (Noah Cyrus, The Weeknd).

Album songwriters include Amy Wadge (Dua Lipa, Camila Cabello), Julia Michaels (Zedd, Ella Henderson), Jessie Ware (SBTRKT, Disclosure), Ryan Tedder (Adele, James Blunt), Ammar Malik (Kesha, Shawn Mendes) and Foy Vance (Rudimental, Rag’n’Bone Man).

Stream “Divide” below.

Clean Bandit drafts Zara Larsson for new single “Symphonies”

17 Feb

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British electronic music group Clean Bandit – composed of Grace Chatto and siblings Jack and Luke Patterson – have selected “Symphonies” as the next promotional single from their upcoming sophomore album.

The Zara Larsson-featuring track was written by Jack Patterson alongside Ina Wroldsen (Tinie Tempah, Janelle Monae), Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez, Camila Cabello) and Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Ed Sheeran).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Clean Bandit’s second studio collection – featuring previous promotional singles “Tears” and “Rockabye” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “New Eyes” reportedly delivers further contributions from Toby Gad (Beyonce), Cass Lowe (Nick Jonas), Priscilla Renea (Kelly Clarkson), Labrinth (Noah Cyrus) Natasha Bedingfield (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Rockabye” below.

Ed Sheeran premieres music video for new single “Shape of You”

30 Jan

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Ed Sheeran has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Shape of You” to his YouTube channel on Monday (January 30, 2017).

“Shape of You” was co-written by Johnny McDaid (Aquilo, Harry Styles) and the song’s producer Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Olly Murs).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sheeran’s third studio collection “Divide” – featuring previous promotional single “Castle on the Hill” – will arrive on March 3 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2015’s “Multiply” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Benny Blanco, Amy Wadge, Foy Vance, Jessie Ware, Ryan Tedder, Julia Michaels, Labrinth, and Ammar Malik.

On the songwriting front, Sheeran has contributed to the next projects by James Blunt [Atlantic Records], Anne-Marie [Major Tom’s Music / Asylum Records] and Zara Larsson [TEN Music Group / Epic Records].

Watch the music video for “Shape of You” below.

Ed Sheeran premieres music video for new single “Castle on the Hill”

23 Jan

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Ed Sheeran has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Castle on the Hill” to his YouTube channel on Monday (January 23, 2017).

“Castle on the Hill” was co-written and produced by Benny Blanco, who also teamed up with Sheeran on global hit single “Don’t” as well as tracks for other artists/acts including Justin Bieber (“Love Yourself), Major Lazer (“Cold Water”), Jessie Ware (“Say You Love Me”) and Rixton (“Hotel Ceiling”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sheeran’s third studio collection “Divide” will arrive on March 3 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2015’s “Multiply” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Steve Mac, Johnny McDaid, Amy Wadge, Foy Vance, Jessie Ware, Ryan Tedder, Julia Michaels, Labrinth, and Ammar Malik.

Watch the music video for “Castle on the Hill” below.

Ed Sheeran reveals new album “Divide” deluxe edition tracks

17 Jan

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Ed Sheeran has revealed the deluxe edition tracks from his upcoming album.

“Barcelona,” “Bibia Be Ye Ye,” “Nancy Mulligan” and “Save Myself” are slotted for inclusion on the British singer-songwriter’s third studio collection “Divide,” which will arrive on March 3 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “X” reunites Sheeran with Benny Blanco (Selena Gomez, The Weend), Amy Wadge (Dua Lipa, Marlon Roudette), Foy Vance (Rudimental, Sawyer Fredericks) and Johnny McDaid (Robbie Williams, Harry Styles).

Other album contributors include Ryan Tedder (Kesha, Leona Lewis), Julia Michaels (Tinashe, Ellie Goulding), Labrinth (Rihanna, Ms. Dynamite), Ammar Malik (Matoma, Olly Murs) and Jessie Ware (Sampha, Nicki Minaj).

Current promotional singles “Shape of You” and “Castle on the Hill” are now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the songwriting front, Sheeran has contributed to the forthcoming debut projects by Anne-Marie [Major Tom’s Music / Asylum Records], Zara Larsson [TEN Music Group / Epic Records] and Rita Ora [Atlantic Records UK].

His previous credits include Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself,” Major Lazer’s “Cold Water,” Hilary Duff’s “Tattoo,” Jessie Ware’s “Say You Love Me,” Taylor Swift’s “Everything Has Changed,” and Tori Kelly’s “I Was Made for Loving You.”

Watch the lyric video for “Castle on the Hill” below.

Noah Cyrus christens first studio collection “NC-17”?

5 Jan

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Noah Cyrus has reportedly dubbed her first studio collection “NC-17” and will release it later this year via Songs Music Publishing / RECORDS.

Lead single “Make Me Cry” – featuring UK singer, songwriter and record producer Labrinth – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Second promotional cut “Almost Famous” was co-written by Ilsey Juber, whose credits include “Mercy” (Shawn Mendes), “Unhinged” (Nick Jonas), “Never Satisfied” (Jennifer Lopez) and “Infinity” (Mariah Carey).

Other songwriters and producers backing Cyrus on the highly-anticipated project are Sam Romans, Two Inch Punch, Noonie Bao, Digital Farms Animals, Emily Warren, Jonathan Rotem, and Brit Burton.

Watch an exclusive acoustic performance of “Almost Famous” below.