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Ariana Grande unwraps artwork for new album “Sweetner”

19 Jun

Ariana Grande has unwrapped the artwork for her upcoming fourth album, “Sweetner,” which will arrive later this year via Republic Records.

Current promotional single “No Tears Left to Cry” – which was co-written by regular collaborators Savan Kotecha, Max Martin and Ilya Salmanzadeh – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Grande’s previous studio collection, 2016’s “Dangerous Woman,” topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. It also spawned singles including “Side to Side” and “Into You.”

Watch the music video for “No Tears Left to Cry” below.

Ariana Grande confirms title, release date for fourth album

2 May

Ariana Grande has confirmed the details for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her fourth studio collection “Sweetner” and will release it on July 20 via Republic Records.

Lead single “No Tears Left to Cry” – which was co-written by Savan Kotecha, Max Martin and Ilya Salmanzadeh – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Dangerous Woman” reportedly yields additional alliances songwriting contributions and productions from Pharrell Williams, Starrah, Tayla Parx, Hitmaka, A1, Tommy Brown, and Victoria Monet.

Watch the music video for “No Tears Left to Cry” below.

Ariana Grande unleashes new single “No Tears Left to Cry”

20 Apr

American singer/songwriter Ariana Grande has unleashed her new single online.

“No Tears Left to Cry” – which was co-written by regular collaborators Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh, and Max Martin – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Grande’s upcoming fourth album – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Pharrell Williams, Starrah, Hitmaka, A1, and Tayla Parx – will arrive later this year via Republic Records.

Her previous studio collection, 2016’s “Dangerous Woman,” debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Into You,” “Side to Side” and “Everyday.”

Stream the audio clip for “No Tears Left to Cry” below.

Lykke Li confirms new album “So Sad So Sexy”

19 Apr

Lykke Li has confirmed the details for her upcoming album.

The Swedish singer/songwriter christened her fourth studio collection “So Sad So Sexy” and will release it on June 8 via LL Recordings / RCA Records.

Current promotional singles “Hard Rain” (produced by Rostam Batmanglij) and “Deep End” (co-written by Ilsey Juber and Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk with collective production duties from Jeff Bhasker, Malay, and T-Minus) are now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Lykke Li’s last album, 2014’s “I Never Learn,” peaked to number twenty-nine on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “No Rest for the Wicked,” “Gunshot” and “Never Gonna Love Again.”

See the tracklisting for “So Sad So Sexy” – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Max Martin, Ali Payami, Stephan Moccio, Paul E. Phamous, Billy Walsh, and Skrillex – below.

(1) Hard Rain / (2) Deep End / (3) Two Nights / (4) Last Piece / (5) Jaguars in the Air / (6) Sex Money Feelings Die / (7) So Sad So Sexy / (8) Better Alone / (9) Bad Woman / (10) Utopia

Dua Lipa teams with Calvin Harris for new single “One Kiss”

6 Apr

British singer/songwriter Dua Lipa has teamed up with Scottish DJ and record producer Calvin Harris for his new promotional single.

“One Kiss” – which was co-written by Canadian recording artist Jessie Reyez – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Dua Lipa’s upcoming sophomore studio collection is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Bros. Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers contributions from Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Lindy Robbins, Justin Tranter, Sasha Sloan, Andrew Wyatt, Caroline Ailin, Koz, Sarah Aarons, MNEK, Ilsey Juber, King Henry, Emily Warren, Grades, Sarah Hudson, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream the audio clip for “One Kiss” below.

Tinashe unwraps tracklisting for new album “Joyride”

28 Mar

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has unwrapped the tracklisting for her upcoming album “Joyride,” which will arrive on April 13 via RCA Records.

Current promotional single “Faded Love” – which was co-written by Sasha Sloan and Noonie Bao alongside the song’s producers Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers further alliances with Max Martin, Dr. Luke, Cirkut, Joel Compass, Devonte Hynes, Soundz, Hit-Boy, Travis Scott, Fred Ball, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, and NOVA WAV.

See the tracklisting for “Joyride” below.

(01) Keep Your Eyes on the Road / (02) Joyride / (03) No Drama / (04) He Don’t Want It / (05) Ooh La La / (06) Me So Bad / (07) Ain’t Good for Ya / (08) Stuck with Me / (09) Go Easy on Me / (10) Salt / (11) Faded Love / (12) No Contest / (13) Fires and Flames

Watch the music video for “Faded Love” below.

Tinashe unveils artwork, release date for new album “Joyride”

17 Mar

Tinashe has unveiled the artwork for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter will release her next studio collection “Joyride” on April 13th via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The Stargate-produced singles “No Drama,” featuring Offset and co-written with Starrah; and “Faded Love,” featuring Future and co-written with Noonie Bao and Sasha Sloan, are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Nightride” reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Max Martin, Dr. Luke, Cirkut, Jonas Jeberg, Sam Hook, MNEK, Shungudzo, Fred Ball, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Arrow Benjamin, Julia Michaels, BloodPop, Justin Tranter, and NOVAWAV.

Watch the music video for “Faded Love” below.