Tag Archives: Marsha Ambrosius

Marsha Ambrosius delivers third studio collection “Nyla”

28 Sep

Marsha Ambrosius has delivered her third studio collection online.

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

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from Focus (Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez), Dem Jointz (Janet Jackson, Christina Aguilera), Benny Cassette (Elle Varner, Keri Hilson), Darhyl “DJ” Camper (Brandy, Kelly Rowland) and The Stereotypes (Bruno Mars, Ginette Claudette).

Besides releasing her previous albums, “Late Nights & Early Mornings” and “Friends & Lovers,” Ambrosius has also penned songs for Michael Jackson (“Butterflies”), Alicia Keys (“Go Ahead”), Mario (“Why”), LeToya Luckett (“Matter”), Sterling Simms (“Let Her Go”), Jamie Foxx (“Number One”), Raven Symone (“Go Ahead”) and H.E.R. (“Wait for It”).

Stream “Nyla” below.

Marsha Ambrosius reveals details for third album “Nyla”

9 Sep

Marsha Ambrosius has revealed the details for her upcoming album.

The British singer/songwriter christened her third studio collection “Nyla” and will release it on September 28 via Human Re Sources / eOne Music.

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

On the follow-up to 2014’s “Friends and Lovers,” Ambrosius has teamed up with The Stereotypes, Ivan “Orthodox” Barias, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Benny Cassette, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, and Bernard “Focus” Edwards Jr.

As a songwriter, Ambrosius is known co-writing tracks performed by Michael Jackson (“Butterflies”), Alicia Keys (“Go Ahead”), Mario (“Why”), LeToya Luckett (“Matter”), Sterling Simms (“Let Her Go”), Jamie Foxx (“Number One”), Raven Symone (“Go Ahead”) and H.E.R. (“Wait for It”).

See the tracklisting for “Nyla” below.

(1) Nyla / (2) 2K / (3) Bottle Fulla Liquor / (4) Flood / (5) I Got it Bad / (6) Let Out / (7) Luh Ya / (8) How High / (9) Today / (10) Old Times / (11) Never Be the Same / (12) Glass / (13) Scorn / (14) I’m Moving On / (15) Grand Finale / (16) Hello Goodbye

Mya liberates eighth studio album “T.K.O. (The Knockout)”

20 Apr

American singer, songwriter, and actress Mya Marie Harrison (known mononymously as Mya) has liberated her eighth album online.

“T.K.O. (The Knockout)” – featuring singles “Ready for Whatever,” “You Got Me,” “Damage” and “Knock You Out” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Executive-produced by Lamar “MyGuyMars” Edwards; the follow-up to 2016’s “Smoove Jones” yields additional contributions from Los Da Mystro, Kevin McCall, Marsha Ambrosius, Shaunise “Niecy” Harris, Sydnii Raymore, Khirye Tyler, Lindsey “Mavelle” Gilbert, and Alexandria Dopson.

Stream “T.K.O. (The Knockout)” below.

Marsha Ambrosius releases new single “Luh Ya”

3 May

British singer, songwriter, and record producer Marsha Ambrosius has released her new promotional single online.

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

Production duties on “Luh Ya” were collectively handled by Harmony “H-Money” Samuels and Edgar “JV” Etienne, who are also behind La’Porsha Renae’s “Good Woman,” Pia Mia’s “We Should Be Together,” Keyshia Cole’s “You,” Ciara’s “Stuck on You,” and Fifth Harmony’s “In Love with a Monster.”

Ambrosius’ upcoming third studio collection, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Human-Re-Sources Records.

The still-untitled project, which serves as the follow-up to 2014’s “Friends & Lovers,” reportedly delivers further productions from Eric Hudson (Mariah Hudson), Benny Cassette (Kandace Springs), Naughty Boy (Emeli Sande) and Bernard “Focus” Edwards Jr. (Christina Milian).

Stream the audio clip for “Luh Ya” below.

Marsha Ambrosius teams up with Benny Cassette for new collaboration

5 Feb


Marsha Ambrosius has teamed up with Benny Cassette for a new collaboration.

“If you know how amazing @MarshaAmrbrosius is, then you know how happy I was to have her come in and get on a record today,” the American music producer and songwriter tweeted on Saturday (February 04, 2017).

Cassette’s resume boasts credits with The Band Perry (“Stay in the Dark”), Mary Lambert (“Secrets”), Wynter Gordon (“Bleeding Out”), Stacy Barthe (“Live for Today”), Allen Stone (“Barbwire”), Moxie (“Dirty Lights”), Dev (“Honey Dip”), Lil Debbie (“California Sweetheart”) and Miguel (“NWA”).

Amongst the other artists Cassette has worked with are Elle Varner, Becky Hill, Kandace Springs, Raleigh Ritchie, Sevyn Streeter, Ferras, Keri Hilson, Jacob Banks, Pussy Riot, Lily Allen, Taylor Momsen, and Chloe x Halle.

Meanwhile, Ambrosius is expected to release her third studio collection later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers productions from Eric Hudson (Ne-Yo, Keyshia Cole), Harmony Samuels (Brandy, Kelly Rowland), Naughty Boy (Rihanna, Emeli Sande) and Focus (Amerie, Jennifer Lopez).

Ambrosius’ previous studio collection, 2014’s “Friends & Lovers,” debuted at number twelve on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned two singles in the shape of “Run” and “Stronger.”

Watch the music video for “Entertain Us” below.

Naughty Boy hints at new collaboration with Marsha Ambrosius

8 Feb


Naughty Boy has has hinted a new collaboration with Marsha Ambrosius.

“Studio with @MarshaAmbrosius. She is truly heaven sent,” the British record producer and songwriter tweeted on Sunday (February 07, 2016).

Naughty Boy’s current single “Runnin’ (Lose It All)” is now available for download via iTunes. The track – featuring vocals from Beyonce and Arrow Benjamin – peaked to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

His upcoming sophomore album and follow-up to 2013’s “Hotel Cabana” reportedly delivers further guest appearances from Emeli Sande, Miguel, Kiesza, Mike Posner, Ava Lily, Tamera Foster, Ella Eyre, and MNEK.

Meanwhile, Ambrosius is currently working on her upcoming third studio collection under Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “Friends & Lovers,” which debuted at number twelve on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned two singles in the shape of “Run” and “Stronger.”

On the songwriting front, Ambrosius is known for her works with Michael Jackson (“Butterflies”), Alicia Keys (“Go Ahead”), LeToya Luckett (“Matter”), Raven Symone (“Love Me or Leave Me”), and Sterling Simms (“Let Her Go”).

Watch the music video for “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” below.

Marsha Ambrosius hits the studio with Harmony Samuels

20 Jan


Marsha Ambrosius has recorded new material with Harmony Samuels.

It is yet to be known whether the session was intended for another artist or Ambrosius’ upcoming third album.

The pair previously teamed up on the Anthony Hamilton-assisted “As,” taken from the original motion picture soundtrack, “The Best Man Holiday,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with RCA Records.

Samuels is also known for co-writing and producing Tamar Braxton’s “Let Me Know” [Streamline], Fantasia’s “Lose to Win” [RCA], Ariana Grande’s “The Way” [Republic], Ciara’s “I Bet” [Epic], and Jojo’s “Say Love” [Atlantic].

Ambrosius’ last studio collection, 2014’s “Friends & Lovers,” debuted at number two on the US Billboard Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart.

As a songwriter, Ambrosius has penned songs for Michael Jackson (“Butterflies”), Alicia Keys (“Go Ahead”), LeToya Luckett (“Matter”), Mario (“Why”), and Raven Symone (“Love Me or Leave Me”).

Meanwhile, Harmony Samuels has contributed to the next projects by Fifth Harmony [Epic], K. Michelle [Atlantic], Pia Mia [Interscope], Nathan Sykes [Global Music], Gabi Wilson [RCA], and Melissa Steel [Atlantic].

Watch the music video for “Far Away” below.

Emily King shares new song “Good Friend”

14 Mar


Emily King has shared a new song online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Good Friend” to her official YouTube channel on Wednesday (March 11, 2015).

“Good Friend” is slotted for inclusion on the artist’s sophomore studio collection, which is expected to hit stores and digital outlets later this year.

King’s first album “East Side Story” was released in 2007 via J Records. That collection spawned hit single “Walk in My Shoes,” as well as collaborations with Chucky Thompson, Salaam Remi and Marsha Ambrosius.

Listen to “Good Friend” below.

Candice Pillay reveals artwork for Dem Jointz-produced LP “The Mood Kill”

23 Dec

Candice Pillay - The Mood Kill

Candice Pillay has revealed the artwork for her upcoming LP.

On December 25, “The Mood Kill” will be available for download via SoundCloud & Audiomack and for streaming via Spotify and Beats Music.

Dwayne “Dem Jointz” Abernathy serves as the LP’s executive producer. His resume also includes works for Brandy (“Put it Down”), Danity Kane (“All in a Day’s Work”) and Jordin Sparks (“Right Here, Right Now”).

As a songwriter, Pillay has penned “Cockiness (Love It)” for Rihanna [Def Jam Recordings] as well as “Shut Up,” “Circles,” “Make the World Move,” “Light Up the Sky” and “Cease Fire” for Christina Aguilera [RCA Records].

She also collaborated with top hitmakers including Alex Da Kid (Nicki Minaj, Skylar Grey), Shondrae “Bangladesh” Crawford (Kelly Rowland, Teyana Taylor) and Christopher Braide (Jennifer Hudson, Britney Spears).

Hamada Mania’s favorite songs of 2014

11 Dec

Ella Henderson

Song Title: “Beautifully Unfinished”
Performed By: Ella Henderson.
Written By: Ella Henderson, Lindy Robbins & Steve Robson.
Produced By: Steve Robson & Komi (El-Hakam Al-Kaubaisy).
Label: Syco Music.


Song Title: “Believer”
Performed By: Keyshia Cole.
Written By: Ester Dean, Jasper Cameron, Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen.
Produced By: Stargate.
Label: Interscope Records.


Song Title: “Big Girls Cry”
Performed By: Sia.
Written By: Sia Furler & Christopher Braide.
Produced By: Greg Kurstin & Christopher Braide.
Label: RCA Records.


Song Title: “Break Free”
Performed By: Colbie Caillat.
Written By: Colbie Caillat & Christopher Braide.
Produced By: Christopher Braide.
Label: Republic Records.


Song Title: “Devil’s Touch”
Performed By: TIAAN.
Produced By: Arnthor Birgisson.
Label: AristoTracks.

Cover Drive

Song Title: “Easy Life”
Performed By: Cover Drive.
Written By: Amanda Reifer, T-Ray Armstrong, Jamar Harding, Barry Hill, Kerrie Thomas-Armstrong, Dan Goudie & Ashley Milton.
Label: Independent Release.

Jennifer - Same Girl

Song Title: “Expertease (Ready Set Go)”
Performed By: Jennifer Lopez.
Written By: Jennifer Lopez, Sia Furler, Warren “Oak” Felder and Steve “Aceface” Mostyn.
Produced By: Warren “Oak” Felder and Steve “Aceface” Mostyn.
Label: Capitol Records.


Song Title: “Extraordinary”
Performed By: Clean Bandit (featuring Sharna Bass).
Written By: James Napier, Gustave Rudman, Grace Chatto & Jack Patterson.
Produced By: Jack Patterson & Mark Ralph.
Label: Black Butter / Atlantic Records.


Song Title: “Hey Boy” (solo version)
Performed By: Goapele.
Written By: Estelle Swaray, Lauren Evans, David “DQ” Quinones, Lance Tolbert & Keith Harris.
Produced By: Keith Harris.
Label: Skyblaze Recordings / BMG Rights Management.

Leah McFall

Song Title: “Home”
Performed By: Leah McFall (featuring will.i.am).
Written By: William Adams, Jean Baptiste Kouame, Michael McHenry, Ryan “DJ Replay” Buendia, Alex Ebert & Jade Castrinos.
Produced By: will.i.am & Free School.
Label: Capitol Records.


Song Title: “Human”
Performed By: Christina Perri.
Written By: Christina Perri & Martin Johnson.
Produced By: Martin Johnson.
Label: Atlantic Records.


Song Title: “If I Could Change Your Mind”
Performed By: HAIM.
Written By: Alana Haim, Danielle Haim, Este Haim & James Ford.
Produced By: James Ford.
Label: Polydor Records.


Song Title: “If I Go”
Performed By: Ella Eyre.
Written By: Ella Eyre, Natalia Hajjara & Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers.
Produced By: Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers.
Label: Virgin EMI Records.

Gorgon City

Song Title: “Imagination”
Performed By: Gorgon City (featuring Katy Menditta).
Written By: Emeli Sande, Katy Menditta, Mustafa Omer, James Murray, Kye “Foamo” Gibbon & Matthew “RackNRuin” Robson-Scott
Produced By: Gorgon City & Mojam.
Label: Black Butter / Virgin EMI Records.

Lion Babe01

Song Title: “Jump Hi”
Performed By: Lion Babe (featuring Childish Gambino).
Written By: Jillian Hervey, Lucas Goodman & Makeba Riddick.
Label: Outsiders Recorded Music / Polydor Records.


Song Title: “Just a Little Bit of Your Heart”
Performed By: Ariana Grande.
Written By: Harry Styles & Johan Carlsson.
Produced By: Johan Carlsson & Peter Carlsson.
Label: Republic Records.


Song Title: “Kicks”
Performed By: FKA twigs.
Written By: Tahliah “FKA twigs” Barnett & Joel Compass.
Produced By: FKA twigs & Cy An.
Label: Young Turks.

Pharrell - Alicia

Song Title: “Know Who You Are”
Performed By: Pharrell Williams (featuring Alicia Keys).
Written By: Pharrell Williams & Alicia Keys.
Produced By: Pharrell Williams.
Label: Columbia Records.

Teyana Taylor01

Song Title: “Maybe”
Performed By: Teyana Taylor (featuring Pusha T & Yo Gotti).
Written By: Teyana Taylor, Andre Proctor, Brian Soko, Rasool Diaz, Jaramye Daniels, Kyle Owens, Akil King, Terrence Thornton & Mario Mims.
Produced By: The Order, Jaramye Daniels & Kyle “KO” Owens.
Label: G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam Recordings.

Kylie Minogue - Kiss Me Once

Song Title: “Million Miles”
Performed By: Kylie Minogue.
Written By: Chelcee Grimes, Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen & Peter Wallevik.
Produced By: Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen & Peter Wallevik.
Label: Parlophone Records.

Sam Smith - In the Lonely Hour

Song Title: “Not in That Way”
Performed By: Sam Smith.
Written By: Sam Smith & Fraser T. Smith.
Produced By: Fraser T. Smith.
Label: Capitol Records.


Song Title: “Night Time”
Performed By: Marsha Ambrosius.
Written By: Marsha Ambrosius, Sam Dew, Kenneth Bartolomei, Erik Reyes-Ortiz & Kevin Crowe.
Produced By: J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League.
Label: RCA Records.

Brooke Candy

Song Title: “Opulence”
Performed By: Brooke Candy.
Written By: Brooke Candy, Sia Furler & Thomas “Diplo” Pentz.
Produced By: Thomas “Diplo” Pentz.
Label: RCA Records.


Song Title: “Patterns”
Performed By: Tourist (featuring Lianne La Havas).
Written By: James Napier and William “Tourist” Phillips.
Label: Method Records.


Song Title: “Pieces”
Performed By: Jessie Ware.
Written By: Jessie Ware, James Napier & William “Tourist” Phillips.
Produced By: Emile Haynie.
Label: PMR / Island Records.

Karen Harding01

Song Title: “Say Something”
Performed By: Karen Harding.
Written By: Karen Harding & Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike.
Produced By: Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike.
Label: Method Records / Capitol Records.


Song Title: “That’s Me Right There”
Performed By: Jasmine Villegas (featuring Kendrick Lamar).
Written By: Carmen Reece, Al Sherrod Lambert, Chris Jackson & Harmony “H-Money” Samuels.
Produced By: Harmony “H-Money” Samuels.
Label: Interscope Records.


Song Title: “The D Word”
Performed By: Toni Braxton & Babyface.
Written By: Toni Braxton & Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.
Produced By: Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.
Label: Motown Records.


Song Title: “Wonderful”
Performed By: Mary J. Blige.
Written By: Mary J. Blige, Priscilla Renea Hamilton, LaShawn “Big Shiz” Daniels, Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Steve “Aceface” Mostyn & Ronald “Flippa” Colson.
Produced By: Warren “Oak” Felder, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Steve “Aceface” Mostyn & Ronald “Flippa” Colson.
Label: Epic Records.


Song Title: “You’re Mine (Eternal)”
Performed By: Mariah Carey.
Written By: Mariah Carey & Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins.
Produced By: Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins & Mariah Carey.
Label: Def Jam Recordings.