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Amanda Reifer teams up with Jonah Christian, Marcus James for new collaboration

29 Sep

Bajan singer/songwriter Amanda Reifer has teamed up with Marcus James and Jonah Christian for a new collaboration.

James recently co-wrote “I Want You Around,” “Find Someone Like You,” “Charleville 9200, Pt. II,” “Enjoy,” “Nothing to Me” and “Peace,” taken from Snoh Aalegra’s debut album, “Ugh, Those Feels Again.”

Meanwhile, Christian is responsible for producing and co-writing Normani’s “Waves” (featuring 6LACK), Lil Wayne’s “Dark Side of the Moon” (featuring Nicki Minaj), Mahalia’s “Simmer” (featuring Burna Boy), SiR’s “New LA” (featuring Anderson Paak & King Mez) and Snoh Aalegra’s “Find Someone Like You.”

Reifer’s current promotional single “Bang Bang” – which was produced by Charlie Heat – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Reifer’s upcoming debut project – featuring previous singles “Girl Like Me,” “Ransom” and “Haunt You” – is expected to arrive later this year.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts additional alliances with Banx & Ranx (Dua Lipa, Craig David), Diztortion (Sasha Keable, Melissa Steel), Boi-1da (Drake, Lana Del Rey), Supa Dups (Pia Mia, Bruno Mars) and Deputy (Rihanna, Nicole Scherzinger).

As a songwriter, Reifer recently co-wrote “Title” for Kiana Lede alongside Lisa Scinta, Alec King, Andre “Bizness Boi” Robertson, Brandon “B. Ham” Hamlin, Vaidel “Smurv” Vidal, and Zachary “Ekzakt” Perry.

Watch the music video for “Bang Bang” below.

Normani premieres music video for new single “Motivation”

16 Aug

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

The Dave Meyers and Daniel Russel-directed clip for “Motivation” was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Friday (August 16, 2019).

“Motivation” – which was co-written by Ariana Grande alongside Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh and Max Martin – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Normani’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous single “Waves” (produced by Jonah Christian and co-written by Felicia Ferraro and Mary Weitz) – is expected to arrive later this year via Keep Cool / RCA Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Pharrell Williams, Ester Dean, Teddy Geiger, Kito, Joel Little, Nova Wav, Jahaan Sweet, Kaydence, The-Dream, Caroline Ailin, Justin Tranter, Tayla Parx, Boi-1da, August Rigo, Vinylz, Jocelyn Donald, and Sons of Sonix.

Watch the music video for “Motivation” below.

Normani confirms details for new single “Motivation”

10 Aug

Normani has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Motivation” as her new promotional cut and will release it on August 16 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Ariana Grande alongside regular collaborators Savan Kotecha (Tori Kelly, Christina Aguilera), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Beyonce, Ellie Goulding) and Max Martin (Taylor Swift, Sam Smith).

Normani’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous single “Waves” (which was produced by Jonah Christian and co-written by Felicia Ferraro and Mary Weitz) – is expected to arrive later this year via Keep Cool / RCA Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Pharrell Williams, Ester Dean, Teddy Geiger, Kito, Joel Little, Nova Wav, Jahaan Sweet, Kaydence, The-Dream, Caroline Ailin, Justin Tranter, Tayla Parx, Boi-1da, August Rigo, Vinylz, Jocelyn Donald, and Sons of Sonix.

Stream the audio clip for “Waves” below.