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Sevyn Streets hits the studio with Darhyl “DJ” Camper

23 May

Amber Denise Streeter, known by her professional name Sevyn Streeter, has teamed up with Darhyl “DJ” Camper for a new collaboration.

The American record producer previously worked with Tamar Braxton (“Love & War”), Mary J. Blige (“Thick of It”), Ne-Yo (“Good Man”), Jessie J (“Not My Ex”), Trey Songz (“Pretty Girl’s Lie”), Christina Aguilera (“Masochist”), Mariah Carey (“Dedicated”) and Keyshia Cole (“Trust & Believe”).

Meanwhile, Streeter is scheduled to release her sophomore album “Drunken Wordz x Sober Thoughtz” – featuring current promotional single “Yernin” – later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly yields additional alliances with Hitmaka, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, Jean Baptiste Kouame, Stacy Barthe, RoccStar, Dewain Whitmore, J. Que, Micah Powell, and Jeremiah Raisen.

As a songwriter, the “Yearning” singer has penned cuts for Chris Brown (“Fine China”), Ariana Grande (“The Way”), Brandy (“Slower”), K. Michelle (“Sleep Like a Baby”), Tamar Braxton (“Coming Home”), Jessie J (“Keep Us Together”), Alicia Keys (“New Day”) and Kelly Rowland (“Put Your Name On It”).

Stream the audio clip for “Yernin” below.

 

Tim Kelley hints at new collaboration with Selena Gomez

8 Jan

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Tim Kelley has hinted at a new collaboration with Selena Gomez.

“Spazzin and cookin wit my lil bro @roccstarmusic a joint for @selenagomez,” the record producer and songwriter posted to his Instagram account (@iamtimkelley) on Sunday (January 08, 2017).

Alongside fellow production partner Bob Robinson, Kelley has helmed songs for Sisqo (“Thong Song”), Chante Moore (“When it Comes to Me”), Mya (“One Night”), Tamia (“So Into You”), Bobby Valentino (“Slow Down”), Hilary Duff (“I Wish”), Jon B. (“They Don’t Know”) and Tamar Braxton (“Your Room”).

Meanwhile, Roccstar’s production resume boasts works with Chris Brown (“Fine China”), Jennifer Lopez (“Acting Like That”), Prince Royce (“With You”), Jasmine V (“I Love Your Crazy”), Usher (“Clueless”), Lyrica Anderson (“Faded to Sade”), Cody Wise (“Down Low”) and Treasure Davis (“Someone New”).

Gomez, on the other hand, is expected to release her next studio collection in 2017 via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further contributions from Stargate, Ross Golan, Rami Yacoub, Albin Nedler, Jonas Jeberg, The Futuristics, Leland, BloodPop, Julia Michaels, and Justin Tranter.

Gomez’s last album, 2015’s “Revival,” topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned five singles in the shape of “Good for You,” “Hands to Myself,” “Same Old Love,” “Me & the Rhythm” and “Kill ‘Em with Kindness.”

Watch the music video for “Hands to Myself” below.

Dr. Luke hints at new collaboration with Fergie

24 Sep

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Dr. Luke has hinted at a new collaboration with Fergie.

“Just chillin with @Fergie reading @MediaTake_Out ….,” the record producer and songwriter tweeted on Wednesday (September 23, 2015).

Recent credits by Dr. Luke include Ciara’s “Dance Like We’re Making Love” [Epic], Fifth Harmony’s “This is How We Roll” [Syco], Nicki Minaj’s “The Night is Still Young” [Republic] and Elliphant’s “Love Me Badder” [Kemosabe].

The hitmaker’s extensive resume includes further works with Katy Perry (“Dark Horse”), Rihanna (“You Da One”), Ne-Yo (“She Knows”), Leona Lewis (“I Will Be”), Avril Lavigne (“Runaway”) and Becky G (“Break a Sweart”).

Meanwhile, Fergie is expected to release her second studio collection later this year through Universal Music Group imprint Interscope Records.

Current single “L.A. Love (La La)” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by siblings Timothy and Theron Thomas of Rock City (Beyonce, Keri Hilson) and produced by DJ Mustard (Tinashe, Keyshia Cole).

Other musicians backing Fergie on the keenly-awaited LP are Charlie Puth (Kehlani, Trey Songz), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Madonna, Chris Brown), Mike Will Made It (Ciara, Kelly Rowland) and RoccStar (Usher, Prince Royce).

Watch the music video for “L.A. Love (La La)” below.

John Legend hits the studio with RoccStar for new music

28 Apr

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John Legend has teamed up with RoccStar on new material.

“Currently making history with my brother @JohnLegend, it is a blessing to create with a fellow creator and inspire with one who inspires so many! This record will be massive,” Roccstar posted to his Instagram account.

The record producer and songwriter is known for helming Chris Brown’s “Fine China” [RCA Records], Jennifer Lopez’s “Acting Like That” f/ Iggy Azalea [Capitol Records] and Jasmine V’s “I Love Your Crazy” [Interscope Records].

He also contributed to the next projects by Fergie [Interscope Records], Zendaya [Hollywood Records], Usher [RCA Records], CeeLo Green [Warner Bros Records] and Prince Royce [RCA Records].

Meanwhile, Legend is expected to release his fifth studio collection later this year under Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The still-untitled CD reportedly features further collaborations with James “Malay” Ho (Alicia Keys, Frank Ocean) and Alex Da Kid (Rihanna, Nicki Minaj).

Legend’s last album, 2013’s “Love in the Future,” debuted at number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned hit singles including “Who Do We Think We Are,” “All of Me” and “You & I (Nobody in the World).”

Furthermore, Legend serves as the executive producer for Stacy Barthe’s upcoming debut album “Becoming.” The keenly-awaited project will hit stores later this year via Homeschool Records and Motown Records.

Watch the music video for “You & I (Nobody in the World)” below.