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Taylor Swift reunites with Max Martin, Shellback, Ali Payami for new single “… Ready for It?”

4 Sep

Taylor Swift has delivered her new promotional single online.

“… Ready for It?” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Swift alongside regular collaborators Max Martin (Tinashe, Adam Lambert), Johan “Shellback” Schuster (Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake) and Ali Payami (Lana Del Rey, The Weeknd).

Swift’s upcoming sixth album “Reputation” – featuring the Jack Antonoff-produced lead single “Look What You Made Me Do” – will arrive on November 10 via Big Machine Records (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

Listen to the audio clip for “… Ready for It?” below.

Camila Cabello drafts Ricky Reed for new collaboration

31 Aug

Camila Cabello has drafted Ricky Reed for a new collaboration.

Born Eric Burton Frederic; the American record producer and songwriter is responsible for singles performed by Jason Derulo (“Talk Dirty”), Meghan Trainor (“No”), Fifth Harmony (“Bo$$”), Jessie J (“Burnin’ Up”), Kesha (“Hymn”) and Far East Movement (“Turn Up the Love”).

Ricky Reed’s extensive resume boasts additional works with Fitz & the Tantrums (“Handclap”), Christina Aguilera (“Unless it’s With You”), Halsey (“Bad at Love”), Thomas Rhett (“Vacation”), Mary Lambert (“Secrets”), Pussy Riot (“Make America Great Again”) and Lizzo (“Water Me”).

Meanwhile, Cabello is expected to release her upcoming debut studio collection “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving” – featuring promotional singles “Crying in the Club,” “I Have Questions,” “Havana” and “OMG” – later this year via Simon Cowell’s Sony imprint Syco Music and Epic Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further contributions from Max Martin (Tinashe), Ed Sheeran (Zara Larsson), Billy Walsh (Kali Uchis), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Jessie Ware), Savan Kotecha (Ariana Grande), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Katy Perry), Ryan Tedder (Adele) and Shellback (Taylor Swift).

Stream the audio clip for “Havana” below.

Tinashe enlists NOVA WAV for new collaboration

27 Aug

Tinashe has enlisted NOVA WAV for a new collaboration.

The American songwriting and production duo (composed of Denisia “Blu June” Andrews and Brittany “Chi” Coney) are responsible for Kehlani’s “CRZY,” taken from the artist’s debut studio collection “SweetSexySavage,” which peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

NOVA WAV’s resume boasts further works with Ariana Grande (“Best Mistake”), Britney Spears (“Hard to Forget Ya”), August Alsina (“Drugs”), Tessanne Chin (“Love Suicide”) and Bobby Valentino (“Tipsey Love”).

Meanwhile, Tinashe is expected to release her sophomore album “Joyride” later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Ball, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Jonas Jeberg, Sam Hook, Komi Hakam, Ester Dean, Arrow Benjamin, Hitmaka, Max Martin, Benny Cassette, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, BloodPop, and Stargate.

Tinashe’s current promotional single “Flame” – which was co-written by Ilsey Juber, Simon Wilcox, Nasri Atweh, and Nolan “Sir Nolan” Lambroza – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Flame” below.

Pink premieres music video for new single “What About Us”

17 Aug

Pink has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter (born Alecia Beth Moore) posted the visual clip for “What About Us” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (August 16, 2017).

Now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets; the track was written by Pink alongside Johnny McDaid (Harry Styles, Ed Sheeran) and Steve Mac (Rita Ora, Jess Glynne).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Pink’s seventh album “Beautiful Trauma” is scheduled to arrive on October 13 via RCA Records.

On the follow-up to 2012’s “The Truth About Love,” Pink has also worked with Max Martin (Taylor Swift), Julia Michaels (Justin Bieber), Jack Antonoff (Carly Rae Jepsen), Greg Kurstin (Liam Gallagher) and Shellback (Katy Perry).

Watch the music video for “What About Us” below.

Pink announces details for new album “Beautiful Trauma”

11 Aug

Pink has announced the details for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter (real name Alecia Beth Moore) has christened her seventh studio collection “Beautiful Trauma” and will release it on October 13 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Lead promotional single “What About Us” – now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – was co-written with Johnny McDaid (Harry Styles, Ed Sheeran) and Steve Mac (Rita Ora, Jess Glynne).

The follow-up to 2012’s “The Truth About Love” boasts further contributions from Max Martin (Katy Perry), Greg Kurstin (Taylor Swift), Jack Antonoff (Rachel Platten) and Shellback (Carly Rae Jepsen).

See the tracklisting for “Beautiful Trauma” below.

(1) Beautiful Trauma / (2) Revenge / (3) Whatever You Want / (4) What About Us / (5) But We Lost It / (6) Barbies / (7) Where We Go / (8) For Now / (9) Secrets / (10) Better Life / (11) I Am Here / (12) Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken / (13) You Get My Love

Camila Cabello confirms new promotional singles “OMG” and “Havana”

3 Aug

Camila Cabello has confirmed the details for her new promotional singles.

The American singer/songwriter christened “OMG” and “Havana” as the next promotional cuts from her upcoming debut album “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving” and will release them on August 4th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Produced by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate, “OMG” was co-written by Charli XCX (RAYE, Vance Joy), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry, Carly Rae Jepsen) and Sasha Sloan (Daya, Louis Tomlinson).

The Frank Dukes-produced “Havana,” on the other hand, was co-written by Starrah (Halsey, The Weeknd), Ali Tamposi (Liza Owen, Troye Sivan), Brian Lee (Selena Gomez, Jason Derulo), Andrew Watt (Rita Ora, Charlie Puth) and Pharrell Williams (Kehlani, Justin Timberlake).

As mentioned in earlier posts, “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving” – featuring previous singles “Crying the Club” and “I Have Questions” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Syco Music and Epic Records.

Other album contributors include Max Martin (Nick Jonas), Billy Walsh (Alicia Keys), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Jarryd James), Savan Kotecha (Ariana Grande), Ed Sheeran (Liam Payne), Ammar Malik (Jessie Ware), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Skip Marley), Ryan Tedder (Hailee Steinfeld) and Shellback (Adam Lambert).

Stream the audio clip for “Know No Better” below.

Lana Del Rey reveals new album “Lust for Life” tracklisting

13 Jul

Photo Credit: Billboard Magazine

American singer/songwriter Elizabeth Grant, professionally known as Lana Del Rey, has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming album, “Lust for Life,” which will arrive on July 21 via Interscope Records (US) and Polydor Records (UK).

Current promotional singles “Groupie Love” and “Summer Bummer” are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Honeymoon” boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Max Martin (Adele, Katy Perry), Benny Blanco (Sia, The Weeknd), Boi-1da (Rihanna, Nicole Scherzinger), T-Minus (Bryson Tiller, Kelly Rowland) and Jahaan Sweet (Kehlani, Jessie Reyez).

For the highly-anticipated project, Del Rey has also reunited with Rick Nowels (FKA twigs, Charli XCX), Kieron Menzies (Dido, Nelly Furtado), Justin Parker (Kiiara, Mikky Ekko), Emile Haynie (Dua Lipa, Bruno Mars) and Tim Larcombe (Celeste Waite, Gabriella Cilmi).

See the tracklisting for “Lust for Life” below.

(1) Love / (2) Lust for Life / (3) 13 Beaches / (4) Cherry / (5) White Mustang / (6) Summer Bummer / (7) Groupie Love / (8) In My Feelings / (9) Coachella – Woodstock in My Mind / (10) God Bless America – And All the Beautiful Women in It / (11) When the World Was at War We Kept Dancing / (12) Beautiful People Beautiful Problems / (13) Tomorrow Never Came / (14) Heroin / (15) Change / (16) Get Free