Tag Archives: Marcus Lomax

Ellie Goulding unleashes Juice WRLD-assisted single “Hate Me”

27 Jun

Ellie Goulding has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Hate Me” – featuring Juice WRLD – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Goulding alongside Starrah (Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry) and Andrew Watt (Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes).

Production duties on “Hate Me” were handled by Jason Evigan and The Monsters & Strangerz, who are also responsible for Fifth Harmony’s “Lonely Night,” Jason Derulo’s “Cheyenne,” Selena Gomez’s “Forget Forever,” Demi Lovato’s “Never Been Hurt,” and Zendaya’s “Butterflies.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Goulding’s upcoming fourth studio collection – featuring previous singles “Close to Me” (with Diplo) and “Sixteen” – later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Delirium” reportedly yields additional alliances with Steve Mac, Kamille, Jamie Hartman, MoZella, Nate Campany, Starsmith, Ilsey Juber, Justin Tranter, Noel Zancanella, and The 23rd.

Stream the audio clip for “Hate Me” below.

Tayla Parx unleashes debut project “TaylaMade”

8 Jul

American singer/songwriter Taylor Parks, professionally known as Tayla Parx, has unleashed her debut project online.

“TaylaMade” – featuring guest appearances from fellow recording artists Syd, Chiild, and Khalid – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters and producers backing Parx on “TaylaMade” are XSDTRK (Angel Taylor), John Hill (Rihanna), Hazebanga (Selena Gomez), Ali Tamposi (Rita Ora), STINT (AlunaGeorge), Ludwig Goransson (Childish Gambino), Marcus Lomax (Bebe Rexha), T-Collar (Zara Larsson), Arnthor Birgisson (Leona Lewis) and MNDR (Charli XCX).

Fans of Parx’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Janelle Monae, Cassie, Ariana Grande, Christina Aguilera, Demi Lovato, Kesha, Fleur East, Mollie King, Stanaj, Diana Gordon, Alina Baraz, Majid Jordan, Hailee Steinfeld, Skip Marley, Tori Kelly, and Cameron Dallas.

Her previous credits include Mariah Carey’s “Infinity,” Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” Jojo’s “Fuck Apologies,” Jason Derulo’s “Love Me Down,” Meghan Trainor’s “Better,” Fifth Harmony’s “Bo$$,” Jennifer Lopez’s “So Good,” Luke James’ “Glass House,” and Keyshia Cole’s “Rick James.”

Watch the music video for “I Love You” below.

Britney Spears registers new song title “Man on the Moon”

17 May


Britney Spears has registered a new song title with ASCAP – The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.

“Man on the Moon” was written by Columbia recording artist Phoebe Ryan along with Ilsey Juber (Beyonce), Sterling Fox (Adam Lambert), Marcos Lomax (Fifth Harmony) and Jason Evigan (Jon Bellion).

The track is slotted for inclusion on Spears’ upcoming ninth album and follow-up to 2013’s “Britney Jean,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Work Bitch” and “Perfume.”

For the still-untitled project, Spears also teamed up with Ian Kirkpatrick, Simon Wilcox, DJ Mustard, Chantal Kreviazuk, Alex Da Kid, Justin Tranter, CJ Baran, Nick Monson, Julia Michaels, Robopop, and Carla Marie Williams.

Current single “Make Me” – available for download from May 20 via iTunes – was co-written by Mischke Butler (Tinashe Austin Mahone) and produced by BURNS (Charli XCX, Louisa Johnson).

Watch the music video for “Chronic” below.

Meghan Trainor teams up with The Monsters and the Strangerz

28 Oct


Meghan Trainor has teamed with The Monsters and the Strangerz on new music.

The production and songwriting team – composed of Alexander Izquierdo, Stefan Johnson, Jordan Johnson, Marcus Lomax and Clarence Coffee Jr. – recently helmed “Hey Everybody!” for 5 Seconds of Summer.

Their resume includes further works with Joe Jonas (“Levels”), Isac Elliot (“Lipstick”), Rita Ora (“Body on Me”), Austin Mahone (“Dirty Work”), Jason Derulo (“Cheyenne”) and Bebe Rexha (“I Can’t Stop Drinking About You”).

Meanwhile, Trainor is expected to release her upcoming sophomore album next year through Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.

The still-untitled LP reportedly features alliances with Babyface (Madonna, Janet Jackson), Antonio Dixon (Beyonce, Colbie Caillat), Taylor Parks (Prince Royce, Mollie King) and The Rascals (Fleur East, Ariana Grande).

Trainor’s first studio collection “Title” – featuring singles “All About the Bass,” “Lips Are Movin,” “Dear Future Husband” and “Like I’m Gonna Lose You” – is now available for download via iTunes and all other online outlets. .

Watch the music video for “Better When I’m Dancin” below.

Rita Ora teams with Chantal Kreviazuk for new album?

22 Dec

Rita Ora - I Will Never Let You Down

British singer/songwriter Rita Ora has registered a new song title with ASCAP – The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers.

“Last Love” was written Chantal Kreviazuk along with Clarence Coffee Jr., Marcus Lomax, Stefan Johnson and Jordan Johnson of production and songwriting team The Monsters & the Strangerz.

The track is expected to appear on Rita Ora’s highly-anticipated second album, which will be released next year via Roc Nation and Columbia Records.

Kreviazuk’s resume includes works for Lea Michele (“Burn with You”), Shakira (“You Don’t Care About Me”), Jennifer Lopez (“Emotions”), Kelly Clarkson (“Walk Away”), Drake (“Over My Dead Body”) and Gwen Stefani (“Rich Girl”).

Meanwhile, The Monsters & the Strangerz are responsible for helming Bebe Kylie Minogue’s “Sexercize” [Parlophone], Maroon 5’s “It Was Always You” [Interscope] and Bebe Rexha’s “I Can’t Stop Drinking About You” [WBR].

The follow-up to 2012’s “ORA” reportedly spawns further collaborations with will.i.am (Usher, Mariah Carey), Devonte Hynes (Tinashe, FKA twigs), Tommy Brown (Jhene Aiko, Ariana Grande) and Diplo (Madonna, Katy Perry).

Watch the lyric video for Kreviazuk’s new single “I Will Be” below.

Kylie Minogue unwraps credits for new album ‘Kiss Me Once’

10 Feb

Kylie Minogue - Kiss Me Once

Kylie Minogue has unwrapped the credits for her upcoming studio album.

The Australian singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Kiss Me Once” on March 17 via Warner Music Group / Parlophone Records.

Lead single “Into the Blue” was written by Kelly “Madame Buttons” Sheehan along with Jacob Kasher and Mike Del Rio.

“Kiss Me Once” boasts further songwriting contributions from Sia (Labrinth, Celine Dion), Autumn Rowe (Kelis, Leona Lewis), Wayne Hector (Britney Spears, The Wanted) and Karen Poole (Olly Murs, Pixie Lott).

On the production front, Minogue has teamed up with Cutfather (JLS, Alexandra Burke), Ariel Rechtshaid (Haim, Sky Ferreira), Greg Kurstin (Pink, Charli XCX), Pharrell Williams (Robin Thicke, John Legend).

Peep the songwriting and production credits for “Kiss Me Once” below.

“Into the Blue”
Written By: (Kelly Sheehan / Jacob Kasher / Mike Del Rio).
Produced By: (Mike Del Rio).

“Million Miles”
Written By: (Chelcee Grimes / Peter Wallevik / Mich Hedin Hansen / Daniel Heløy Davidsen).
Produced By: (Cutfather / Peter Wallevik / Daniel Heløy Davidsen).

“I Was Gonna Cancel”
Written By: (Pharrell Williams).
Produced By: (Pharrell Williams).

“Sexy Love”
Written By: (Autumn Rowe / Wayne Hector / Peter Wallevik / Mich Hedin Hansen / Daniel Heløy Davidsen).
Produced By: (Cutfather / Peter Wallevik / Daniel Heløy Davidsen).

Written By: (Sia Furler / Marcus Lomax / Clarence Coffee, Jr. / Jordan Johnson / Stefan Johnson).
Produced By: (The Monsters & The Strangerz).

“Feels So Good”
Written By: (Tom Aspaul).
Produced By: (Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike).

“If Only”
Written By: (Ariel Rechtshaid / Justin Raisen / Daniel Nigro).
Produced By: (Ariel Rechtshaid / Justin Raisen).

“Les Sex”
Written By: (Amanda Warner / Peter Wade Keusch / JD Walker).
Produced By: (Peter Wade Keush / JD Walker / GoodWill & MGI).

“Kiss Me Once”
Written By: (Sia Furler / Jesse Shatkin).
Produced By: (Jesse Shatkin).

“Beautiful” (featuring Enrique Iglesias).
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Mark Taylor).
Produced By: (Metrophonic).

Written By: (Kylie Minogue / Karen Poole / Chris Loco).
Produced By: (Chris Loco).

“Mr. President”
Written By: (Kelly Sheehan / Tommy Trash).
Produced By: (Tommy Trash).

“Sleeping with the Enemy”
Written By: (Kylie Minogue / Karen Poole / Greg Kurstin).
Produced By: (Greg Kurstin).