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Jason Derulo releases new single “If I’m Lucky”

2 Sep

Jason Derulo has released his new promotional single online.

“If I’m Lucky” – which was produced by Mattias Larsson and Robin Fredriksson of Swedish duo Mattman and Robin – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Justin Tranter, who also worked with Mattman and Robin on Julia Michaels’ “Uh Huh,” Imagine Dragons’ “Believer,” Britney Spears’ “Slumber Party,” DNCE’s “Cake By the Ocean,” Nick Jonas’ “Close,” Gwen Stefani’s “Make Me Like You,” Selena Gomez’s “Hands to Myself,” Dagny’s “Too Young,” and Hailee Steinfeld’s “Love Myself.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Derulo’s upcoming fifth studio collection – featuring the Ricky Reed-produced / Jacob Kasher and LunchMoney Lewis-penned “Swalla” – is expected to arrive later this year via Jonathan Rotem’s Beluga Heights Entertainment and Warner Brothers Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2015’s “Everything is 4,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Want to Want Me,” “Cheyenne,” and “Get Ugly.”

Stream the audio clip for “If I’m Lucky” below.

Julia Michaels reunites for Justin Tranter, Mattman & Robin for new single “Uh Huh”

2 Jun

American singer/songwriter Julia Michaels has liberated her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Justin Tranter, who previously collaborated with Michaels on “Issues,” as well as Selena Gomez’s “Bad Liar,” Shakira’s “When a Woman,” Linkin Parks’ “Heavy,” Sofia Carson’s “Back to Beautiful,” Kygo’s “Carry Me,” Pia Mia’s “Touch,” Justin Bieber’s “Sorry,” Nicole Scherzinger’s “Run,” Fifth Harmony’s “Dope,” and John Legend’s “What You Do to Me.”

Production duties on “Uh Huh” were handled by Mattias Larsson and Robin Fredriksson of Mattman & Robin, who are also behind other tracks co-written by Michaels and Tranter including Britney Spears’ “Slumber Party,” Gwen Stefani’s “Make Me Like You,” Hailee Steinfeld’s “Love Myself,” Selena Gomez’s “Hands to Myself,” and Nick Jonas’ “Close.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Michaels is expected to release her debut project later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The highly-anticipated collection reportedly boasts additional productions and songwriting contributions from Jason Evigan (Rachel Platten), Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware), Steve Mac (Ed Sheeran), Ammar Malik (Shawn Mendes), Jack Antonoff (Lorde) and Stephan Moccio (Tori Kelly).

Fans of Michaels songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Tinashe, Hailee Steinfeld, Jason Derulo, Years & Years, Ella Henderson, Jessie Ware, Rita Ora, Ellie Goulding, and Snakehips.

Stream the audio clip for “Uh Huh” below.

Selena Gomez works with Charli XCX, Hazebanga for new album

30 Apr

Selena Gomez has worked with Hit-Boy and Hazebanga for her upcoming album.

Hit-Boy (born Chauncey Hollis) previously teamed up with Gomez on “Body Heat” and “Rise,” taken from the artist’s 2015 album, “Revival.”

Other notable production credits by Hit-Boy include Rihanna’s “Woo,” Kelly Rowland’s “Lay it on Me,” Nicki Minaj’s “Feeling Myself,” Jennifer Hudson’s “Gone,” Mariah Carey’s “Thirsty,” Beyonce’s “Sorry,” Mary J. Blige’s “Stronger,” and John Legend’s “Caught Up.”

Meanwhile, Hazebanga (real name Rashad Muhammad) has previously helmed songs for Beyonce (“Flawless”), Santigold (“Big Boss Big Time Business”), Jessie Reyez (“Fools Gold”), Stanaj (“Goddess”), Jordan Fisher (“More Than That”), Chloe x Halle (“Red Lights”) and June Diary (“L.A.N.C.E.”).

Gomez, on the other hand, is expected to release her next studio collection later this year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional productions from Mattman & Robin (Hailee Steinfeld), Rami Yacoub (Charlie Puth), Stargate (Demi Lovato), Benny Blanco (Ed Sheeran), Jonas Jeberg (Meghan Trainor), The Futuristics (Halsey), BloodPop (Ellie Goulding) and The Arcade (Rita Ora).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the album are Jacob Kasher (Kylie Minogue), Lisa Scinta (Chris Brown), Ross Golan (Jasmine Thompson), Julia Michaels (Gwen Stefani), Ammar Malik (Nick Jonas), Charli XCX (RAYE), Justin Tranter (Betty Who), Leland (Troye Sivan) and Albin Nedler (DNCE).

Stream “Revival” below.

Britney Spears drafts Tinashe for new single “Slumber Party”

26 Oct

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Britney Spears has selected her new single.

The singer-songwriter christened “Slumber Party” as the next promotional cut from her ninth album, “Glory,” now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

“Slumber Party” – featuring guest vocals by fellow recording artist Tinashe – was co-written by Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter alongside the song’s producers Mattias Larsen and Robin Fredriksson of Mattman & Robin.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Michaels is currently recording material for her upcoming debut album under Republic Records.

Alongside songwriting partner, Tranter, the duo have contributed to the next projects by Betty Who, Jasmine Thompson, Ella Henderson, Hailee Steinfeld, Zara Larsson, Rita Ora, Snakehips, Selena Gomez, and Years & Years.

Tinashe, on the other hand, is expected to release her highly-anticipated sophomore studio collection “Joyride” – featuring singles “Super Love” and “Company” – later this year through RCA Records.

Watch the music video for “Just Say” below.

Jasmine Thompson teams up with Nina Nesbitt, Red Triangle for debut album

23 Oct

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Jasmine Thompson has recorded new music with Nina Nesbitt and Red Triangle for upcoming debut album.

“Wrote a song the other day with @ninanesbitt and @redtrianglepro … Celebrated with biscuits and lots of tea,” the British singer-songwriter posted to Instagram on Sunday (October 23, 2016).

Nesbitt previously co-wrote “Phoenix” for Olivia Holt along with Ammar Malik and Steve Mac. The Scottish songstress also contributed to the forthcoming project by 70Hz / Virgin EMI recording artist DAKOTA.

Meanwhile, Red Triangle – consisting of Rick Parkhouse and George Tizzard – have produced songs for Green Day (“Still Breathing”), Charlie Puth (“As You Are”), Alex Newell (“Shame”) and Cheryl (“I Don’t Care”).

Thompson, on the other hand, is expected to release her first studio collection in 2017 through Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Stephan Moccio (The Weeknd), Justin Tranter (Gwen Stefani), Julia Michaels (Years & Years), Mitch Allan (Kelly Clarkson) and Mattman & Robin (Hailee Steinfeld).

Watch the music video for “Chewing Gum” below.

Britney Spears reveals new album “Glory” tracklisting

20 Aug

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Britney Spears has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming album.

The singer-songwriter will release her ninth studio collection “Glory” on August 28 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Current single “Do You Wanna Come Over?” was co-written by Justin Tranter and Julia Michaels along with the song’s producers Mattias Larsson and Robin Fredriksson of Mattman & Robin.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Britney Jean” boasts further productions from BURNS, Warren “Oak” Felder, Alex Niceforo, Young Fyre, Jason Evigan, Robopop, Cashmere Cat, Ian Kirkpatrick, Nick Monson, and Emanuel Kiriakou.

Album songwriters include Carla Marie Williams, Simon Wilcox, Chantal Kreviazuk, Ilsey Juber, Phoebe Ryan, Jessica Ashley, Talay Riley, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Joe Janiak, Breyan Isaac, and Danny Parker.

Peep the tracklisting for “Glory” below.

(1) Invitation / (2) Make Me / (3) Private Show / (4) Man on the Moon / (5) Just Luv Me / (6) Clumsy / (7) Do You Wanna Come Over? / (8) Slumber Party / (9) Just Like Me / (10) Love Me Down / (11) Hard to Forget Ya / (12) What You Need / (13) Better / (14) Change Your Mind (No Seas Cortes) / (15) Liar / (16) If I’m Dancing / (17) Coupure Électrique

Gwen Stefani premieres “Misery” music video

31 May

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Gwen Stefani has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer-songwriter posted the Sophie Muller-directed clip for “Misery” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (May 31, 2016).

Stefani wrote “Misery” along with Julia Michaels (Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato), Justin Tranter (Zara Larsson, Jasmine Thompson), Mattias Larsson (Hailee Steinfeld, Ellie Goulding) and Robin Fredriksson (DNCE, Taylor Swift).

Her latest studio collection “This is What the Truth Feels Like” – featuring previous singles “Used to Love You” and “Make Me Like You” – is now available for download via Interscope Records (US) and Polydor Records (UK).

Watch the music video for “Misery” below.