Tag Archives: Lil Wayne

Monica unwraps artwork for new album “Code Red”

11 Aug

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Monica has unwrapped the artwork for her upcoming eighth album.

The R&B singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Code Red” on September 18 through Sony Music Entertainment imprint RCA Records.

Lead single “Just Right for Me” – featuring Lil Wayne – is now available for download via iTunes. The track was co-written by Jocelyn “Jo’zzy” Donald (Zendaya, Keri Hilson) and produced by Polow Da Don (Usher, Mary J. Blige).

Other album contributors include Jermaine Dupri (Alicia Keys, Mariah Carey), Timbaland (Beyonce, Nelly Furtado), Bryan Michael Cox (Ciara, Nicole Scherzinger) and Danja (Katharine McPhee, Jason Derulo).

Monica’s last studio collection, 2012’s “New Life,” peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Anything (To Find You),” “Until It’s Gone” and “It All Belongs to Me.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Just Right for Me” below.

Charlie Puth selects “One Call Away” as new single

9 Aug

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Charlie Puth has selected his new single.

The singer, songwriter and record producer christened “One Call Away” as the next promotional cut from his upcoming debut album “Nine Track Mind.”

Previous single, the Julie Foster-assisted / Meghan Trainor-featuring “Marvin Gaye,” peaked to number 36 on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

As mentioned in earlier posts, “Nine Track Mind” is scheduled to hit stores on November 06 through Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

Furthermore, Puth has contributed to the next projects by Nico & Vinz [Warner Bros], Fergie [Interscope] and CeeLo Green [Atlantic].

His previous credits include Wiz Khalifa (“See You Again”), Lil Wayne (“Nothing But Trouble”), Pitbull (“Celebrate”), Jason Derulo (“Broke”), Trey Songz (“Slow Motion”) and Bonnie McKee (“Bombastic”).

Watch the music video for “Marvin Gaye” below.

Nicki Minaj chooses “The Night is Still Young” as new single

14 Mar

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Nicki Minaj has chosen her new single.

The rapper, singer and songwriter christened “The Night is Still Young” as the next promotional cut from her third album, “The Pinkprint,” now available for download via Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

“The Night is Still Young” was co-written by Ester Dean (Rihanna, Kelly Rowland) and Theron Thomas (Ciara, Jennifer Hudson), meanwhile production duties were handled by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Ne-Yo, Katy Perry) and Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Usher, Britney Spears).

Minaj’s previous single “Only” – featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – peaked at number twelve on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

The “Anaconda” star also features on the track “Bitch I’m Madonna,” taken from Madonna’s latest album “Rebel Heart” [Live Nation / Interscope Records].

Listen to the audio clip for “The Night is Still Young” below.

Nicki Minaj unwraps “The Pinkprint” tracklisting

1 Dec

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Nicki Minaj has unwrapped the official tracklisting for her upcoming album.

The rapper, singer and songwriter will release her third studio collection “The Pinkprint” on December 15 via Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Current single “Only” – which features Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – is now available for download via iTunes (US). The track was helmed by Dr. Luke, Cirkut, JMike and Rocky City (siblings Theron and Royce Thomas).

Other artists backing Minaj on “The Pinkprint” are Beyonce (“Feeling Myself”), Ariana Grande (“Get on Your Knees”), Jeremih (“Favorite”), Meek Mill (“Buy a Heart”) and Skylar Grey (“Bed of Roses”).

The follow-up to 2012’s “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Da Internz, Ester Dean, Mike WiLL Made It, Sarah Hudson, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Parker Ighile, Kane Beatz, Alex Da Kid, Polow Da Don, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, and Steve “Ace” Mostyn.

Peep the tracklisting for “The Pinkprint” below.

“All Things Go”
“I Lied”
“The Crying Game”
“Get on Your Knees” (featuring Ariana Grande)
“Feeling Myself” (featuring Beyoncé)
“Only” (featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown)
“Want Some More”
“Four Door Aventador”
“Favorite” (featuring Jeremih)
“Buy a Heart” (featuring Meek Mill)
“Trini Dem Girls” (featuring Lunchmoney Lewis)
“Anaconda”
“The Night Is Still Young”
“Pills and Potions”
“Bed of Lies” feat. Skylar Grey
“Grand Piano”
“Big Daddy” feat. Meek Mill
“Shanghai”
“Win Again”

Nicki Minaj releases “Only” lyric video f/ Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown

8 Nov

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Nicki Minaj has unleashed the lyric video for her new single online.

The hip hop artist posted the lyric-based visual clip for “Only” – featuring regular collaborators Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – to her official Vevo page on Friday (November 07, 2014).

“Only” – helmed by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald, Henry “Cirkut” Walter, Jeremy “JMike” Coleman and Rock City – is now available for download via iTunes.

The track follows previous single “Anaconda,” which peaked at number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Nicki Minaj’s next studio collection “The Pinkprint” is scheduled to hit shelves on December 15 via Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Other album contributors include Parker Ighile (Rihanna, Jessie J), Darhyl Camper (Ne-Yo, John Legend), Boi-1da (Tinashe, Kelly Rowland) and Mike WiLL Made It (Brandy, Mariah Carey) and Da Internz (Usher, Trey Songz).

Watch the lyric video for “Only” below.

Nicki Minaj reveals artwork for new album “The Pinkprint”

3 Nov

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Nicki Minaj has revealed the official artwork for her upcoming third album.

“The Pinkprint” is scheduled to hit stores and digital outlets on December 15 via Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Current single “Only” – featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – is now available for download via iTunes (US).

Minaj’s last studio album, 2012’s “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Among the musicians backing Minaj on “The Pinkprint” are Darhyl Camper (Elle Varner, Keyshia Cole), Parker Ighile (Rihanna, Ariana Grande), Mike WiLL Made It (Usher, Keri Hilson) and Da Internz (Sevyn Streeter, Jazmine Sullivan).

Listen to “Only” – which was produced by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald, Henry “Cirkut” Walter and Jeremy “JMike” Coleman – below.

Paris Hilton premieres music video for new single ‘Good Time’

8 Oct

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Paris Hilton has premiered the music video for her new single online.

“Good Time” – which features Lil Wayne – marks the first promotional single from the pop artist’s upcoming as-yet-untitled sophomore album and debut project with Universal Music Group / Young Money / Republic Records.

The track – produced by Nick van de Wall aka Afrojack – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

In 2006, Hilton released her self-titled album via Warner Bros. Records. That project delivered singles “Stars Are Blind” and “Nothing in the World.”

Watch the Hannah Lux Davis-directed clip below.