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JP Cooper unleashes debut album “Raised Under Grey Skies”

6 Oct

British singer/songwriter JP Cooper has unleashed his debut album online.

“Raised Under Grey Skies” – featuring singles “September Song,” “Passport Home” and “She’s on My Mind” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project was prominently co-written and produced by Teemu Brunila, whose resume boasts additional works with Jetta (“Feels Like Coming Home”), Flo Rida (“Here It Is”), David Guetta (“I’ll Keep Loving You”), Trey Songz (“Never Again”) and Charlie Puth (“Know Your Name”).

Other album contributors include Mike Spencer (Labrinth), Adriano Buffone (Janelle Monae), Two Inch Punch (Rag’n’Bone Man), Fred Ball (Nina Nesbitt), Jamie Hartman (Conrad Sewell), Greg Wells (Katy Perry), Mark Taylor (Craig David) and Alex Smith (Rebecca Ferguson).

Stream “Raised Under Grey Skies” below.

JP Cooper releases new promotional single “She’s on My Mind”

21 Jul

British singer/songwriter John Paul Cooper, professionally known as JP Cooper, has released his new promotional single online.

“She’s On My Mind” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Jon Hume and Mr. Hudson, who previously teamed up with JP Cooper on “September Song.” Released in 16 September 2016, the track peaked to number seven on the UK Singles Chart.

Production duties on “She’s on My Mind” were collectively handled by Teemu Brunila alongside Mike Spencer, whose recent credits include Youngr’s “Monsters,” Zara Larsson’s “Ain’t My Fault,” Snakehips’ “Cruel,” Gabrielle Aplin’s “Miss You,” and Raleigh Ritchie’s “I Can Change.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, JP Cooper’s upcoming debut album “Raised Under Grey Skies” – featuring previous single “Passport Home” – will arrive on September 22 via Universal Music Group / Island Records UK.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Two Inch Punch (Sabrina Claudio), Jamie Hartman (Marlon Roudette), Adriano Buffone (Janelle Monae), Mark Taylor (Enrique Iglesias), Paul Barry (LeAnn Rimes), Alex Smith (Ella Eyre) and Greg Wells (Keith Urban).

Watch the lyric video for “She’s on My Mind” below.

JP Cooper confirms details for debut album

2 Jun

John Paul Cooper, professionally known as JP Cooper, has announced the details for his upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter christened his first studio collection “Raised Under Grey Skies” and will release it on September 22 via Island Records.

Current single “The Only Reason” – which was written Cooper alongside regular collaborator Teemu Brunila – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

“Raised Under Grey Skies” boasts further alliances with Mike Spencer (Jamiroquai, Emeli Sande), Two Inch Punch (Anne-Marie, Sam Smith), Adriano Buffone (Janelle Monae, Molly Kate Kestner), Jamie Hartman (Kacy Hill, Marlon Roudette) and Nonfiction (Chris Brown, Sabrina Carpenter).

See the tracklisting for “Raised Under Grey Skies” below.

(1) We Were Raised Under Grey Skies / (2) September Song / (3) Good Friend / (4) All This Love / (5) The Only Reason / (6) Passport Home / (7) She’s On My Mind / (8) Wait / (9) Change / (10) Closer / (11) Beneath the Streetlights / (12) In the Silence / (13) Momma’s Prayers / (14) Masterpiece / (15) Tidal Wave / (16) Party / (17) Lost Boy Dreaming / (18) September Song (Piano Acoustic) / (19) Passport Home (Guitar Acoustic) / (20) Perfect Strangers

Youngr unleashes new single “Monsters”

22 Apr

British singer, songwriter, and record producer Dario Younger Brigham-Bowes, professionally known as Youngr, has released his new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Sam Romans, whose other credits include Mary J. Blige’s “Doubt,” Lapsley’s “Love is Blind,” Melissa Steel’s “You Love Me,” Ella Mai’s “10,000 Hours,” Little Mix’s “Down & Dirty,” Mahalia’s “Back Up Plan,” Clean Bandit’s “Tears,” and AlunaGeorge’s “I’m in Control.”

Production duties on “Monsters” were handled by Youngr and Romans alongside Mark Spencer, who is also responsible for JP Cooper’s “September Song,” Zara Larsson’s “Ain’t My Fault,” Snakehips’ “Cruel,” Jack Garratt’s “Weathered,” Rudimental’s “Lay it All on Me,” and Years & Years’ “Eyes Shut.”

Youngr’s upcoming debut studio project – featuring previous promotional singles “Out of My System” and “Too Keen” – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “Monsters” below.

JP Cooper releases new single “Passport Home”

8 Apr

British singer/songwriter JP Cooper has released his new single online.

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

The track was co-written and co-produced by Jamie Hartman, whose credits include Kacy Hill’s “Lion,” Jennifer Hudson’s “Remember Me,” Birdy’s “Shadow,” Conrad Sewell’s “Remind Me,” Kylie Minogue’s “Your Body,” Marlon Roudette’s “Everybody’s Feeling Something,” and Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Human.”

Cooper’s upcoming debut album – featuring the Mike Spencer-produced “September Song” and Two Inch Punch-assisted “Best Friend” – is expected to arrive later this year via Island Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further contributions from Digital Farm Animals (Liam Payne), Jake Gosling (Ed Sheeran), Toby Gad (John Legend), Greg Wells (Keith Urban), Francis “Eg” White (James Morrison), Paul Barry (Enrique Iglesias) and Alex Smith (Olly Murs).

Listen to the audio clip for “Passport Home” below.

Zara Larsson unwraps tracklist for new album “So Good”

3 Mar

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Zara Larsson has unwrapped the tracklist for her upcoming album, “So Good,” which will arrive on March 17 via TEN Music Group and Epic Records.

The title track – now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – was co-written by Charlie Puth alongside Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Ariana Grande, Jake Miller), LunchMoney Lewis (Meghan Trainor, Ricky Reed) and DannyBoyStyles (Jason Derulo, Nicki Minaj).

Other album songwriters include Livvi Franc (Rihanna), JHart (Keith Urban), Eskeerdo (Fifth Harmony), Julia Michaels (Tinashe), Ed Sheeran (Taylor Swift), Ana Diaz (Britney Spears), Johnny McDaid (Harry Styles), Ina Wroldsen (Jess Glynne) and Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez).

On the production front, Larsson has also teamed up with Mike Spencer (Gabrielle Aplin), Steve Mac (Ella Henderson), Fred Ball (Jessie Ware), MAG (Colbie Caillat), Jason Gill (Tove Lo), M-Phazes (Keyshia Cole), DJ Freedo (Little Mix), MNEK (Craig David) and The Monsters & The Strangerz (Bebe Rexha).

See the tracklisting for “So Good” below.

(1) What They Say / (2) Lush Life / (3) I Would Like / (4) So Good / (5) Too Good for Me / (6) Only You / (7) Never Forget You / (8) Sundown / (9) Don’t Let Me Be Yours / (10) Make That Money / (11) Ain’t My Fault / (12) One Mississippi / (13) Funeral / (14) I Can’t Fall In Love Without You / (15) Symphony

Izzy Bizu shares music video for new single “Talking to You”

1 Feb

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Izzy Bizu has shared the music video for her new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Talking to You” to her Vevo channel on Wednesday (February 01, 2017).

The track was written by Bizu – real name Isobel Beardshaw – alongside regular collaborations Paul Herman (Emeli Sande, Corinne Bailey Rae) and Justin “SumPunk” Broad (Raleigh Ritchie, Purple Ferdindad).

Bizu’s debut studio collection “A Moment of MadnesS” – featuring previous singles “Give Me Love,” “White Tiger” and “Mad Behaviour” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

In addition to Herman and Broad, the album also boasts contributions from Mike Spencer (Jamiroquai), Adam Argyle (Dua Lipa), Jamie Scott (Ed Sheeran), Luke Juby (Emeli Sande) and Steve Christanthou (Lianne La Havas).

Watch the music video for “Talking to You” below.