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Jessie Ware confirms new promotional single “Midnight”

24 Jul

Jessie Ware has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Jessica Louis Ware) has christened “Midnight” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming third album under PMR Records and Island Records UK.

The track was co-written by fellow recording artists Kiah Victoria and Jordan Thomas alongside Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Kandace Springs, Marsha Ambrosius) and Bastian Langebaek (Amber Simone, Jack Garratt).

Other songwriters expected to appear on the follow-up to 2016’s “Tough Love” are Ross Golan, Julia Michaels, Ammar Malik, Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Jamie Scott, Amy Wadge, Max McElligott, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Tobias Jesso Jr., NAO, Sam Romans, Rachel “Maiday” Moulden, James Newman, Kamille, Danny Parker, Nina Nesbitt, Sam Preston, and Ed Drewett.

On the production front, Ware has reportedly worked with Benny Blanco, Two Inch Punch, Cashmere Cat, Happy Perez, Sacha Skarbek, GRADES, Ryan Tedder, Stephan Moccio, JRY, Fred Ball, Sam Dixon, Emile Haynie, Justin Parker, Fraser T. Smith, Adriano Buffone, Starsmith, Kid Harpoon, Julian Bunetta, Fred Cox, and STINT.

Watch the music video for “Running” below.

JONES hits the studio with Laconic, Tom Havelock

15 Jul

British singer/songwriter Cherie Jones, professionally known as JONES, has teamed up with Tom Havelock and Laconic for a new collaboration.

Notable songwriting credits by Havelock include Kwabs’ “Forgiven,” Ginny Blackmore’s “Right Spot,” Taya’s “Deeper,” Ben Haenow’s “Brother,” Cheryl’s “A Million Lights,” Eric Prydz’s “Liberate,” and Aquilo’s “Never Hurt Again.”

Composed of Daniel Goudie and Ashley Milton, Laconic’s production resume boasts works with Cover Drive (“Easy Life”), Mic Lowry (“Whiskey Kisses”), Aston Merrygold (“Jazzman”), Karen Harding (“Chemistry”), Fleur East (“Heart Attack”), Sigrid (“Deep”) and KStewart (“Face Value”).

JONES, on the other hand, is expected to release her sophomore studio collection, which follows 2016’s “New Skin,” later this year via 37 Adventures.

The still-untitled project reportedly features additional alliances with Ollie Green (Stephen Puth), Isa Machine (Ella Henderson), Starsmith (Jess Glynne), Rachel Furner (Sam Smith), Martin Sjolie (Charlotte OC), Laura Dockrill (Jessie Ware), Ed Harcourt (James Bay) and Max McElligott (Rita Ora).

Watch the music video for “Hoops” below.

Mullally enlists Amy Wadge for new collaboration

12 Jul

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, professionally known as Mullally, has enlisted the songwriting services of Amy Wadge for his upcoming debut project under Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

Wadge recently co-wrote “Galway Girl,” “Save Myself,” “Nancy Mulligan” and “Barcelona,” taken from Ed Sheeran’s chart topping album, “Divide.”

Her extensive resume boasts further credits with Jasmine Thompson (“Let Myself Try”), Molly Kate Kestner (“I Don’t Know”), Geri Halliwell (“If You Love Someone”), Dua Lipa (“Down Boys”), Una Healy (“Stay My Love”), Jamie Lawson (“Don’t Let Me Let You Go”), Frances (“Those Who Wait”), Gabrielle Aplin (“You Don’t Live Here Anymore”) and James Blunt (“Paradise”).

Mullally’s first studio collection, on the other hand, is expected to boast additional songwriting contributions and productions from Cool & Dre (Jazmine Sullivan), Max McElligott (Craig David), GRADES (Raleigh Ritchie), Jonny Coffer (Calum Scott), Ari PenSmith (Lily Allen), New Machine (Tigga Da Author), Jordan Riley (Grace Carter) and MNEK (Zara Larsson).

His current promotional singles “Wonderful,” “Overdose” and “Troubled Love” are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Fans of Wadge’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Janella Monae, Dakota, Zak Abel, Mahalia, Lily Moore, Tom Grennan, Rebecca Ferguson, Eliza Doolittle, Marlon Roudette, Nina Nesbitt, Jessie Ware, Keith Urban, Anne-Marie, Kacey Musgraves, Dan Caplen, Ella Henderson, Dagny, James TW, Liv Dawson, Betsy, Aston Merrygold, Jorja Smith, Ms. Dynamite, Max George, Conrad Sewell, and Gryffin.

Listen to the audio clip for “Troubled Love” below.

Rita Ora collaborates with Chris Martin for new album

6 Jul

Rita Ora has collaborated with fellow recording artist Chris Martin for her upcoming sophomore album.

The co-founder and lead singer of the British rock band Coldplay recently co-penned “Homesick” for Dua Lipa’s self-titled debut album under Warner Bros. Records, out now via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

His resume boasts additional songwriting credits including Brandy’s “I Tried,” Nelly Furtado’s “All Good Things Come to An End,” Jamelia’a “See it a Boy’s Eyes,” Kylie Minogue’s “Every Day’s Like Christmas,” Natalia Imbruglia’s “Want,” K’naan’s “Better,” and Beverley Knight’s “First Time.”

Meanwhile, Ora is scheduled to release her second studio collection – featuring the Ed Sheeran-penned / Steve Mac-produced “Your Song” – later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

Other musicians expected to appear on the follow-up to 2012’s “ORA” are Digital Farm Animals, Chelcee Grimes, Jimmy Napes, Diana Gordon, Leon Thomas, Jin Jin, Sam Romans, Max McElligott, Ali Tamposi, Brian Lee, Eyelar, Andrew Watt, Julia Michaels, Dallas K, Charli XCX, Jake Gosling, RAYE, Ammar Malik, MØ, Justin Tranter, Louis Bell, and Stargate.

Watch the music video for “Your Song” below.

Mullally records new music with MNEK

4 Jul

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, professionally known as Mullally, has recorded new music with fellow artist MNEK for his upcoming project under Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

Recent credits by the Warner/Chappell Music signee (born Uzoechi Emenike) include Jax Jones’ “Instruction,” Dua Lipa’s “IDGAF,” Becky Hill’s “Rude Love,” Zara Larsson’s “What They Say,” Sabina Ddumba’s “Time,” Tom Aspaul’s “Messy,” Little Mix’s “Touch,” Jojo’s “Good Thing,” Matoma’s “False Alarm,” JKAY’s “Danger,” and Sub Focus’ “Don’t You Feel It.”

Fans of MNEK’s songwriting/production works should also keep an eye on the next releases by Anne-Marie, Craig David, Akon, Naughty Boy, Kara Marni, Cassie, Bebe Rexha, Kamille, Ella Henderson, Rozes, Charli XCX, Mabel McVey, Ray BLK, Chromeo, Tamera Foster, Adam Lambert, Wolfie, Melissa Steel, Diztortion, Kenzie May, Leah McFall, Mo Adeniran, and Christina Aguilera.

Mullally’s first studio collection, on the other hand, is expected to boast further contributions from Cool & Dre (Mary J. Blige), Jonny Coffer (Rag’n’Bone Man), Max McElligott (John Newman), Ari PenSmith (Lily Allen), GRADES (Mahalia Burkmar) and Jordan Riley (Grace Carter).

His current promotional singles “Wonderful,” “Overdose” and “Troubled Love” are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “At Night (I Think About You)” below.

Grace Carter connects with Justin Parker for new collaboration

4 Jul

Photo Credit: Nicole Nodland

British singer/songwriter Grace Carter has tapped the songwriting and production services of Justin Parker for her upcoming debut project.

Parker’s resume boasts credits with Lana Del Rey (“Video Games”), Sia (“Straight for the Knife”), Ellie Goulding (“I Know You Care”), Rihanna (“Stay”), Linkin Park (“Invisible”), Kwabs (“Fight for Love”), Bat for Lashes (“Laura”), Seal (“Do You Ever”), Banks (“You Should Know Where I’m Coming From”), Keith Urban (“Shame”), Birdy (“Deep End”) and JONES (“Lonely Cry”).

He has also helmed songs with fellow musicians including Rick Rubin, Greg Kurstin, Emile Haynie, Starsmith, Jeff Bhasker, Al Shux, Teemu Brunila, Robopop, Fred Ball, Rodaidh McDonald, JHart, Clams Casino, Trevor Horn, Andrew Jackson, Talay Riley, Sam Dew, Ross Golan, Kevin Garrett, Jim Duguid, Rich Cooper, Jonny Lattimer, Benny Blanco, and Stargate.

Meanwhile, Carter, who is signed to Tim Blacksmith and Danny D’s Stellar Songs Publishing, will release her debut project – featuring lead single “Silence” – later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Fred Cox (Tori Kelly), Max McElligott (Rita Ora), Jordan Riley (Dan Caplen), Fabienne Holloway (Janelle Monae), Digital Farm Animals (Louis Tomlinson), Philip Plested (Little Mix), Francis “Eg” White (Sam Smith), Paddy Byrne (Ella Eyre), Ilsey Juber (Lykke Li) and Harry James (Bobii Lewis).

Fans of Justin Parker’s works, on other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Kenzie May, RAYE, Elle King, Sigrid, Jessie Ware, YADI, Grace Mitchell, Sasha Keable, Zak Abel, Lana Del Rey, Anne-Marie, Raleigh Ritchie, Christina Perri, Eliza Doolittle, Julia Michaels, Kiiara, Gabrielle Aplin, Charli XCX, Rae Morris, Chloe Howl, Ella Henderson, and Paloma Faith.

Watch the music video for “Silence” below.

Mullally teams with Cool & Dre for new collaboration

30 Jun

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, professionally known as Mullally, has added Cool & Dre to the list of contributors for his upcoming project under Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The American production & songwriting duo – composed of Marcello “Cool” Valenzano and Andre “Dre” Lyon – are known for their works with The Game (“Hate it or Love It”), Kent Jones (“Don’t Mind”), Christina Milian (“Say I”), Fat Joe & Remy Ma (“All the Way Up”), Wale (“Chillin”), Teairra Mari (“Get Down Tonight”), Lil Wayne (“On Fire”) and Brick & Lace (“Mr. Officer”).

Mullally’s first studio collection, on the other hand, is expected to boast further contributions from Jonny Coffer (Beyonce, Emeli Sande), GRADES (WENS, Raleigh Ritchie), Max McElligott (JONES, Craig David), Ari PenSmith (Wretch 32, Lily Allen) and Jordan Riley (Ray BLK, Dan Caplen).

On the songwriting front, Mullally has worked with fellow UK recording artist Kara Marni for her upcoming debut project under First Access Entertainment.

Watch Mullally perform “She Don’t Know Me” below.