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Jacob Banks confirms details for new album “Village”

13 Sep

Jacob Banks has confirmed the details for his upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter christened his first studio collection “Village” and will release it on November 2nd via Interscope Records.

Co-written with Laleh Pourkarim and Pierre-Luc “PL” Riux and produced by Yonatan “XSDTRK” Ayal, current promotional single “Be Good to Me” – featuring Seinabo Sey – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the highly-anticipated album, Banks has also collaborated with Stargate, Bibi Bourelly, Stint, Zane Lowe, JP Saxe, Utters, John Newman, Sam Romans, Hue Strother, Charlie Handsome, Two Inch Punch, and Benny Cassette.

See the tracklisting for “Village” below.

(1) Chainsmoking / (2) Love Ain’t Enough / (3) Mexico / (4) Processo / (5) Kumbaya / (6) Slow Up / (7) Grown Up / (8) Keeps Me Going / (9) Be Good to Me / (10) Nostalgia / (11) Caroline / (12) Witness / (13) Unknown (To You) / (14) Peace of Mind

Daya releases new promotional single “Safe”

22 Jun

American singer/songwriter Grace Martine Tandon, known professionally as Daya, has released her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Laleh Pourkarim, whose other credits include Demi Lovato’s “Stone Cold,” Tori Kelly’s “Should’ve Been Us,” Ellie Goulding’s “Lost and Found,” and Shawn Mendes’ “Like This.”

Production duties on “Safe” were handled by Joel Little, who is also responsible for Lorde’s “Royals,” Khalid’s “Young, Dumb & Broke,” Imagine Dragons’ “Whatever it Takes,” and Bebe Rexha’s “The Way I Are (Dance With Somebody).”

Daya’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring previous promotional single “New” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Interscope Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Safe” below.

Demi Lovato liberates music video for new single “Sorry Not Sorry”

20 Jul

Demi Lovato has liberated the music video for new single online.

The American singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Sorry Not Sorry” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (July 19, 2017).

The track was co-written by Sean Douglas, whose recent credits include Fitz & the Tantrums’ “Fool,” Big Boi’s “Freakanomics,” Dua Lipa’s “Garden,” Pitbull’s “Options,” and The Chainsmokers’ “Honest.”

Production duties on “Sorry Not Sorry” were collectively handled by Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevor Brown and Zaire Koalo, who are also behind Kehlani’s “Everything is Yours,” Betty Who’s “Some Kinda Wonderful,” ZZ Ward’s “Ghost,” and Bea Miller’s “Burning Bridges.”

Lovato’s next album, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Safehouse Records in partnership with Hollywood Records and Island Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Confident” reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Neff-U, Priscilla Renea, Happy Perez, Miguel, Laleh Pourkarim, Emile Haynie, Tayla Parx, Oscar Holter, Nolan Lambroza, Simon Wilcox, Diane Warren, and Sebastian Kole.

Watch the music video for “Why” below.

Demi Lovato unleashes new single “Sorry Not Sorry”

11 Jul

Demi Lovato has unleashed her promotional single online.

“Sorry Not Sorry” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Lovato alongside Sean Douglas (Charlie Puth, Enrique Iglesias), Warren “Oak” Felder (Rihanna, Alicia Keys), Trevor Brown (ZZ Ward, Betty Who) and Zaire Koalo (Kehlani, Bea Miller).

As mentioned in earlier posts, the follow-up to 2015’s “Confident” is expected to arrive later this year via Safehouse Records in partnership with Hollywood Records and Island Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts additional alliances with producers and songwriters including Neff-U, Priscilla Renea, Happy Perez, Miguel, Laleh Pourkarim, Emile Haynie, Tayla Parx, Oscar Holter, Nolan Lambroza, Simon Wilcox, Diane Warren, and Sebastian Kole.

Listen to the audio clip for “Sorry Not Sorry” below.

Demi Lovato confirms details for new single

6 Jul

Demi Lovato has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Sorry Not Sorry” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming sixth studio collection and will release it on July 11 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Warner/Chappell Music signee Sean Douglas, who previously teamed up with Lovato on “Heart Attack,” taken from her 2013 album “Demi.” Initially recorded by Nikki Williams and Pia Toscano, “Heart Attack” peaked to number ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Production duties on “Sorry Not Sorry” were collectively handled by Warren “Oak” Felder, Trevor Brown and Zaire Koalo, who are also behind Kehlani’s “Everything is Yours,” Betty Who’s “Some Kinda Wonderful,” ZZ Ward’s “Ghost,” and Bea Miller’s “Burning Bridges.”

Lovato’s next album, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Safehouse Records in partnership with Hollywood Records and Island Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Confident” reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Neff-U, Priscilla Renea, Happy Perez, Miguel, Laleh Pourkarim, Emile Haynie, Tayla Parx, Oscar Holter, Nolan Lambroza, Simon Wilcox, Diane Warren, and Sebastian Kole.

Watch the music video for “No Promises” below.

Demi Lovato hits the studio with Sean Douglas for new collaboration

3 Jun

Demi Lovato has reunited with Sean Douglas for a new collaboration.

The multi-platinum hitmaker previously co-wrote “Heart Attack” for Lovato alongside Nikki Williams, Aaron Phillips, Jason Evigan and Mitch Allan. The track peaked to number ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Other notable credits by Douglas include Thomas Rhett’s “Die a Happy Man,” Nick Jonas’ “Levels,” Madonna’s “Ghosttown,” Austin Mahone’s “Dirty Work,” Jason Derulo’s “Get Ugly,” Chris Brown’s “Zero,” Fifth Harmony’s “Sledgehammer,” Kat Graham’s “Power,” Alyxx Dione’s “Chingalinga,” Jessie J’s “Said Too Much,” and Dua Lipa’s “Garden.”

His extensive resume boasts additional works with fellow musicians including Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Kara DioGuardi, Ricky Reed, Ester Dean, JHart, Ali Tamposi, Scribz Riley, Anne Preven, Greg Wells, Rosina Russell, Iain James, Julia Michaels, Danny Parker, Shelly Peiken, Emanuel Kiriakou, Lauren Christy, Jonas Jeberg, Lindy Robbins, Evan Bogart, MoZella, and Joel Little.

Meanwhile, Lovato is expected to release her sixth album – featuring the Simon Wilcox-penned / Sir Nolan-produced single “Body Say” – later this year via Safehouse Records in partnership with Hollywood Records and Island Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Confident” reportedly delivers further productions from Warren Felder (Liam Payne), Neff-U (Mary J. Blige), Happy Perez (Camila Cabello), Emile Haynie (Bruno Mars) and Oscar Holter (Sabina Ddumba).

On the songwriting front, Lovato has worked with Diane Warren (Louisa Johnson), Priscilla Renea (Rita Ora), Miguel (John Legend), Laleh Pourkarim (Tori Kelly), Sebastian Kole (Alessia Cara) and Tayla Parx (Alicia Keys).

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Sean Douglas’ work!

Demi Lovato reunites with Diane Warren for new collaboration

18 Jan

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Demi Lovato has reunited with Diane Warren for a new collaboration.

“First session in the new studio!!! Demi Lovato showing ’em how it’s done!!!,” the Grammy-winning American songwriter posted to her Instagram account (warren_diane) on Tuesday (January 18, 2017).

Warren previously teamed up with Lovato on the David Hodges-produced cut “Heart By Heart,” taken from the 2013 original motion picture soundtrack, “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones.”

Warren’s credits also include Lady GaGa’s “Till it Happens to You,” Leona Lewis’ “You Knew Me When,” Mary J. Blige’s “World’s Gone Crazy,” LeAnn Rimes’ “I Couldn’t Do That to Me,” and Paloma Faith’s “Only Love Can Hurt Like This.”

Meanwhile, Lovato is expected to release her sixth studio collection – featuring the Simon Wilcox-penned / Sir Nolan-produced single “Body Say” – later this year via Safehouse Records in partnership with Hollywood Records, Island Records, and Republic Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Confident” reportedly delivers further contributions from Neff-U, Priscilla Renea, Happy Perez, Miguel, Emile Haynie, Laleh Pourkarim, Sebastian Kole, Taylor Parks, and Oscar Holter.

Listen to the audio clip for “Body Say” below.