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Mullally hits the studio with Utters, Ed Thomas for new collaboration

10 Nov

British singer/songwriter Connor Mullally-Knight, known mononymously as Mullally, has enlisted Ed Thomas and Utters for a new collaboration.

Thomas is responsible for co-writing Jorja Smith’s “On My Mind,” Louis Mattrs’ “Pink Lemonade,” Kiah Victoria’s “Cold War,” Zac Abel’s “Everybody Needs Love,” Aquilo’s “Thin,” and Maverick Sabre’s “Falling Again.”

Meanwhile, Utters’ production resume boasts works with AlunaGeorge (“Last Kiss”), Chronixx (“I Know Love”), Raleigh Ritchie (“In Too Deep”), All Saints (“One Woman Man”), Foxes (“Beauty Queen”), Ella Eyre (“Home”), Selah Sue (“Feel”) and Purple Ferdinand (“Through Your Eyes”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mullally’s upcoming project – featuring current promotional single “She Don’t Know Me” – is expected to arrive early next year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional productions from Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Two Inch Punch, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, ADP, Jordan Riley, Cook Classics, Scott Hoffman, Robopop, Will Simms, MNEK, Jonny Coffer, Grades, Scribz Riley, and Cool & Dre.

On the songwriting front, Mullally has also worked with Amy Wadge, Jason Boyd, Danny Parker, Grace Tither, Ali Tennant, Max McElligott, Ari PenSmith, Danny Shah, Jordan Thomas, Levi Lennox, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream the audio clip for “She Don’t Know Me” below.

Bobii Lewis hits the studio with Nina Nesbitt, Mojam Music

12 Oct

British singer/songwriter Bobii Lewis has teamed with fellow recording artist Nina Nesbitt and Mojam Music for a new collaboration.

Nesbitt’s songwriting resume boasts works for Olivia Holt (“Phoenix”), Jasmine Thompson (“Love for the Lonely”), Conor Maynard (“Living”), Jessie Ware (“Slow Me Down”) and The Shires (“Other People’s Things”).

Mojam Music, composed of Mustafa Omer and James Murray, have previously produced Tom Walker’s “Heartland,” Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” Emeli Sande’s “Hurts,” Plan B’s “In the Name of Man,” Frances’ “No Matter,” Conor Maynard’s “Talking About,” and Sinead Harnett’s “Do it Anyway.”

Meanwhile, Lewis’ current promotional single “Drifting” – which was produced by Don Corleone – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

His upcoming debut project reportedly delivers additional alliances with Tre Jean Marie, Karen Poole, Bless Beats, Jin Jin, Michael Angelo, Negin Djafari, Harry James, Stacy Barthe, Cutfather, Grace Tither, Crada, Will Simms, Levi Lennox, Grades, Scribz Riley, The Rascals, Freedo, and Sky Adams.

Stream the audio clip for “Drifting” below.

Sabrina Claudio announces details for new project

4 Oct

Sabrina Claudio has announced the details for her upcoming project.

The American singer/songwriter christened her new project “About Time” and will release it on October 6th via SC Entertainment in partnership with Artist Partner Group (APG) / Atlantic Records.

Current promotional single “Belong to You” – which was produced by Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to “Confidently Lost” reportedly boasts additional contributions from Nasri Atweh (Justin Bieber), Maths Time Joy (Kara Marni), Scribz Riley (Gabi Wilson), Kurtis “K9” McKenzie (Rita Ora), Two Inch Punch (Ella Eyre), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Mabel McVey) and Oren Yoel (Keri Hilson).

See the tracklisting for “About Time” below.

(1) About Time / (2) Natural / (3) Everlasting Love / (4) Belong to You / (5) Unravel Me / (6) Stand Still / (7) Wanna Know / (8) Frozen / (9) We Have Time / (10) Used To / (11) Wait / (12) Belong to You (featuring 6 Black)

H.E.R. releases new single “Lights On”

3 Jun

American singer/songwriter Gabi Wilson, professionally known as H.E.R., has released her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Talay Riley, whose credits include Nick Jonas’ “Levels,” Ella Mai’s “Anymore,” Dua Lipa’s “Last Dance,” Timothy Bloom’s “Still,” Britney Spears’ “Clumsy,” Jason Derulo’s “If it Ain’t Love,” Wilkinson’s “Afterglow,” and Kelela’s “All the Way Down.”

Production duties on “Lights On,” on the other hand, were collectively handled by H.E.R. alongside Mike “Scribz” Riley (Khalid, Tove Lo) and Daniel “GRADES” Traynor (Mullally, Jessie Ware).

As mentioned in earlier posts, H.E.R.’s upcoming project “H.E.R., Vol. 2” – featuring previous singles “Every Kind of Way” and “Say it Again” – will arrive on June 16 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Lights On” below.

Kiah Victoria unveils new single “Treat You”

23 May

American singer/songwriter Kiah Victoria has released her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Fabienne Holloway and Fred Cox, who have collectively contributed to the next releases by Josef Salvat [Sony Music UK], Tori Kelly [Capitol], Janelle Monae [Wondaland], Grace Carter [Stellar Songs], Kara Marni [First Access] and Dakota [70Hz / Virgin EMI].

Victoria’s upcoming project, which serves as the follow-up 2016’s “Everybody,” is expected to arrive later this year.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances with Max McElligott (Craig David), Daniel “GRADES” Traynor (Sinead Harnett), Philip Plested (Ella Henderson), Mike “Scribz” Riley (Tove Lo), Bastian Langebaek (Jessie Ware) and Cass Lowe (Sam Smith).

Listen to the audio clip for “Treat You” below.

Kenzie May teams up with Felix Joseph for new collaboration

29 Apr

British singer/songwriter Kenzie May has recorded new music with Felix Joseph.

The record producer, songwriter, photographer, and art director is known for his works with Abi Ocia (“Konfyt”), Jorja Smith (“Beautiful Little Fools”), Cosima (“Hymns for Him”), Kwabs (“Perfect Ruin”), Ray BLK (“50/50”), Elli Ingram (“Canna Butter Kisses”), Birdy (“Take My Heart”) and JJ (“City Lights”).

May, on the other hand, is expected to release her debut project – featuring promotional single “Never Find Another” – later this year.

Among the other musicians May has worked with are Future Cut, Hannah Yadi, Blue May, KiTo, Natalia Hajjara, GRADES, Phil Cook, BURNS, Matt Parad, Nylo, Joel Compass, Nate Cyphert, Mike “Scribz’ Riley, Lucas Secon, Josh Wilkinson, Francis “Eg” White, and Cass Lowe.

On the songwriting front, May – born Mackenzie Bryant – has penned songs for Dua Lipa (“Worst Enemy”), FTSE (“Float”), Bronze Whale (“Hear Me”), Dionne Bromfield (“Get Loose”) and Race Banyon (“Surface”).

Listen to the audio clip for “Never Find Another” below.

H.E.R. releases new single “Say it Again”

28 Apr

American singer/songwriter Gabi Wilson, professionally known as H.E.R., has released her new single online.

“Say it Again” – which was co-written by Wilson alongside Hue “SoundzFire” Strother – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Say it Again” were handled by Darhyl Camper Jr., whose other credits include Mary J. Blige’s “Thick of It,” Tamar Braxton’s “Love & War,” Ro James’ “Already Knew That,” Keyshia Cole’s “Trust & Believe,” John Legend’s “Dreams,” and Stacy Barthe’s “Flawed Beautiful Creatures.”

H.E.R.’s upcoming mini-album “Volume 2” – featuring “Every Kind of Way,” “Still Down,” “Lights On,” “I Won’t,” “Changes,” “Faded” and “Rather Be” – will arrive on June 2 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Among the musicians backing H.E.R. on the highly-anticipated collection are Daniel “GRADES” Traynor (NAO, Jessie Ware), Mike “Scribz” Riley (Khalid, Tove Lo) and Kurtis “K9” McKenzie (Iggy Azalea, Rita Ora).

Listen to the audio clip for “Say it Again” below.