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Eve enlists Jin Jin, Lostboy for new collaboration

20 Aug

Eve has enlisted Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett and Lostboy for new collaboration.

Jin Jin’s songwriting resume boasts works with Raye’s “Love Me Again,” Craig David’s “When You Know What Love Is,” Jess Glynne’s “Hold My Hand,” Sabrina Carpenter’s “Alien,” Rita Ora’s “Proud,” Kiesza’s “Don’t Want You Back,” Little Mix’s “Grown,” and Jax Jones’ “You Don’t Know Me.”

Meanwhile, Lostboy is responsible for co-writing/producing Marlon Roudette’s “Ultra Love,” Becky Hill’s “Sunrise in the East,” Gabrielle Aplin’s “Waking Up Slow,” Anne-Marie’s “Used to Love You,” Sarah Close’s “Call Me Out,” Lauren Aquilina’s “Psycho,” and MAAD’s “Wonderland.”

Eve’s current single “Reload” – which was co-written by Taneisha “Jaxxon” Jackson and produced by Will Simms – is now available via Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Her upcoming project and follow-up to 2013’s “Lip Lock” – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Dallas Austin, Naz Tokio, Michael Angelo, Raye, Arrow Benjamin, Marty James, Iain James, and Mojam – is expected to arrive later this year via On Pawns Inc. / Liberator Music.

Stream the audio clip for “Reload” below.

Eve unleashes new promotional single “Reload”

12 Jul

 

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American hip hop recording artist Eve Jihan Jeffers-Cooper, known mononymoulsy as Eve, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Taneisha “Jaxxon” Jackson (Nabiha, Deborah Cox) and produced by Will Simms (Era Istrefi, Zak Abel).

Eve’s upcoming project and follow-up to 2013’s “Lip Lock” – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Dallas Austin, Naz Tokio, Michael Angelo, Raye, Arrow Benjamin, Marty James, Iain James, and Mojam – is expected to arrive later this year via On Pawns Inc. / Liberator Music.

Stream the audio clip for “Reload” below.

Marty James teases new collaboration with Christina Milian

19 Sep

Marty James has teased a new collaboration with Christina Milian.

“Shoutout @christinamilian and the crew! @markjfeist @bigbillyclark,” the American singer/songwriter posted to his Instagram profile.

James recently co-wrote Luis Fonsi and Daddy Yankee’s “Despasito Remix” (featuring Justin Bieber) alongside Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd, which topped the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart for 16 weeks.

His songwriting resume boasts additional works with Enrique Iglesias (“Heart Attack”), Jay Sean (“Make My Love Go”), Pixie Lott (“Dancing On My Own”), Fantasia Barrino (“In Deep”), Iyaz (“Pretty Girls”), RedOne (“Don’t You Need Somebody”) and Cover Drive (“Lick Ya Down”).

James has also worked with fellow songwriters and producers including Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Kara DioGuardi, Happy Perez, Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Jesse Shatkin, Fransisca Hall, Harmony Samuels, Livvi Franc, Printz Board, Rosina Russell, M-Phazes, Stephenie Jones, and Ross Golan.

Milian, on the other hand, released her last studio collection “So Amazin'” in 2006 via Def Jam Recordings. That collection – featuring the Jazmine Sullivan-penned/Cool & Dre-produced lead single “Say I” – peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Her current mini-album “4U” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Do It” below.

Enrique Iglesias hits the studio with Jason Evigan, Sean Douglas, Marty James

11 Nov

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Singer/songwriter Enrique Iglesias has recorded new music with Jason Evigan, Sean Douglas, and Marty James.

Evigan and Douglas are known for co-writing and producing Demi Lovato’s “Heart Attack” [Hollywood], Kat Graham’s “Power” [Octone], Jessie J’s “Said Too Much” [Republic] and Alyxx Dione’s “Chingalinga” [RCA].

Meanwhile, James previously teamed up with Iglesias on “There Goes My Baby” (featuring Flo Rida), “Let Me Be Your Lover” (featuring Pitbull), “You and I,” “Heart Attack” and “Turn the Night Up.”

Other notable songwriting credits by James are Cover Drive’s “Lick Ya Down” [Polydor], Pixie Lott’s “Dancing on My Own” [Mercury], Jason Derulo’s “With the Lights On” [Warner Bros] and Fantasia’s “In Deep” [RCA].

Iglesias, on the other hand, is expected to release his eleventh studio album next year through Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled collection serves as the follow-up to 2014’s “Sex and Love,” which debuted at number eight on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “I’m a Freak” and “Bailando.”

Watch the music video for “Bailando” below.

Enrique Iglesias unwraps credits for new album “Sex and Love”

16 Mar

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Enrique Iglesias has unwrapped the credits for his upcoming album.

The Latin singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Sex and Love” on March 17 via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

New single “I’m a Freak” – which features Pitbull – is now available for download via iTunes. The track was written by Iglesias and Pitbull along with Marty James, Rome Ramirez, and Niles Hollowell-Dhar.

In addition to Pitbull, the follow-up to 2010’s “Euphoria” boasts further guest appearances from Flo Rida [Atlantic Records], Kylie Minogue [Parlophone Records] and Jennifer Lopez [Capitol Records].

On the production front, Iglesias has collaborated with Mark Taylor (Lionel Richie, Tina Turner), DJ Frank E (Madonna, Toni Braxton), Sandy Vee (Rihanna, Taio Cruz) and Rickard Goransson (Fifth Harmony, Selena Gomez).

Album songwriters include Samuel Preston (Cher, Lucy Spraggan), Alex Smith (Olly Murs, Rebecca Ferguson), Tiyon “TC” Mack (Tamar Braxton, Justin Bieber) and Hillary Lindsey (Shakira, Carrie Underwood).

Peep the credits for “Sex and Love” below.

“I’m a Freak” (featuring Pitbull)
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Armando “Pitbull” Perez / Marty James / Rome Ramirez / Niles Hollowell Dhar).
Produced By: (The Cataracs).

“There Goes My Baby” (featuring Flo Rida)
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Tramar “Flo Rida” Dillard / Marty James / Justin Franks / Rickard Goransson).
Produced By: (DJ Frank-E / Rickard Goransson).

“Bailando” (featuring Decemer Bueno and Gente De Zona)
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / December Bueno / Alexander Delgado / Randy Malcolm Martinez).
Produced By: (Carlos Paucar).

“Beautiful” (featuring Kylie Minogue)
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Alex Smith / Samuel Preston / Mark Taylor).
Produced By: (Mark Taylor).

“Heart Attack”
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Marty James / Rome Ramirez / Niles Hollowell Dhar).
Produced By: (The Cataracs).

“Let Me Be Your Lover” (featuring Pitbull)
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Armando “Pitbull” Perez / Marty James / Rome Ramirez / Niles Hollowell Dhar).
Produced By: (The Cataracs).

“You and I”
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Marty James / Rome Ramirez / Niles Hollowell Dhar).
Produced By: (The Cataracs).

“Still Your King”
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Marty James / Rome Ramirez / Niles Hollowell Dhar).
Produced By: (The Cataracs).

“Only a Woman”
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Tom Douglas / Hillary Lindsey / Marty James / James Slater / Petros Ramirez / Niles Hollowell Dhar).
Produced By: (Mark Taylor / Carlos Paucar).

“Physical”
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Tiyon “TC” Mack / Carlos Paucar / Sandy Wilhelm).
Produced By: (Sandy Vee).

“Turn the Night Up”
Written By: (Enrique Iglesias / Marty James / Rome Ramirez / Niles Hollowell Dhar).
Produced By: (The Cataracs).

Enrique Iglesias unveils music video for new single ‘Turn Up the Night’

19 Aug

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Enrique Iglesias has unveiled the music video for his new single online.

“Turn Up the Night” is taken from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled bilingual album, out soon via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The track – written by Enrique Iglesias along with Marty James, Rome Ramirez and Niles “Cyrano” Hollowell Dhar aka The Cataracs – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

Iglesias’ previous album “Euphoria” debuted at number ten on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. It also delivered hit singles including “I Like It,” “Heartbeat (featuring Nicole Scherzinger)” and “Dirty Dancer (featuring Usher).”

Watch the Justin Francis-directed music video below.

Fantasia Barrino reveals songwriting credits for new album ‘Side Effects of You’

17 Apr

R&B songstress Fantasia Barrino has unveiled the official songwriting credits for her upcoming fourth album, “Side Effects of You,” which is due in the United States on April 23 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2010’s “Back to Me” was prominently produced by Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, whose credits include “The Way” by Ariana Grande [Universal Music Group / Republic Records] and “Think Like a Man” by Jennifer Hudson featuring Ne-Yo [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].

Songwriters include Al Sherrod Lambert, Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan, Tiwa Savage, Amber “Sevyn” Streeter, Taurian “Adonis” Shropshire, Courtney Harrell, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Andrea Martin, Eric Bellinger, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Vanessa “VV” Brown, Marty James, Ben Harrison, and Tiffany Fred.

Fantasia – Side Effects of You [Songwriting Credits]:
“Supernatural Love” – (Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Al Sherrod Lambert, Taurian “Adonis” Shropshire, Tiwa Savage, Tiffany Fred, Carlos Coleman).
“Ain’t All Bad” – (Fantasia Barrino, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Al Sherrod Lambert, Courtney Harrell).
“If I Was a Bird” – (Fantasia Barrino, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Thomas Lumpkin).
“Without Me” – (Fantasia Barrino, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Al Sherrod Lambert, Kyle Stewart, Missy Elliot).
“Side Effects of You” – (Emeli Sande, Ben Harrison, Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan).
“Get it Right” – (Amber “Sevyn” Streeter, Al Sherrod Lambert, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels).
“So Much to Prove” – (Fantasia Barrino, Courtney Harrell, Eric Bellinger, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels).
“Change Your Mind” – (Fantasia Barrino, Courtney Harrell, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Antonio Reid).
“Lighthouse” – (Vanessa “VV” Brown, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels).
“Lose to Win” – (Fantasia Barrino, Andrea Martin, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Francine Golde, Dennis Lambert, Walter Orange).
“End of Me” – (Amber “Sevyn” Streeter, Al Sherrod Lambert, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels).
“In Deep” – (Courtney Harrell, Marty James, Francisca Hall, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels).
“Haunted” – (Fantasia Barrino, Jamia Nash, Al Sherrod Lambert, Harmony “H-Money Samuels).
“Kiss Bang Boom” – (Vanessa “VV” Brown, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels).