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Pia Mia premieres new single “Touch” music video

6 Nov

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Pia Mia has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Touch” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (November 5, 2015).

“Touch” was written by Julia Michaels (Gwen Stefani), Justin Tranter (Britney Spears), Mike “Blood Diamonds” Tucker (Justin Bieber), Tor Erik Hermansen (Beyonce) and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Rihanna).

Video treatment was handled by Dave Meyers, whose recent credits include Janet Jackson’s “No Sleeep” [BMG], Ciara’s “Dance Like We’re Making Love” [Epic] and Janelle Monae’s “Yoga” [Wandaland].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mia is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring previous singles “Fuck With You” and “Do It Again” – next year through Interscope Records.

Other musicians associated with the still-untitled LP are Nic Nac (Tinashe), The Runners (Mary J. Blige), DJ Mustard (Justine Skye), Harmony Samuels (Kelly Rowland), Supa Dups (John Legend) and Naughty Boy (Emeli Sande).

Watch the music video for “Touch” below.

Justin Bieber shares new single “I’ll Show You” music video

3 Nov

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Justin Bieber has shared a new music video online.

The Canadian singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “I’ll Show You” to his Vevo channel on Monday (November 02, 2015).

“I’ll Show You” was co-written by Josh Gudwin along with Mike “Blood Diamonds” Tucker (Raye, Pia Mia), Theron “Neff-U” Feemster (Eminem, Mary J. Blige) and Sonny “Skrillex” Moore (Kiesza, AlunaGeorge).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Bieber’s fourth studio collection “Purpose” – featuring singles “What Do You Mean?” and “Sorry” – will hit stores on November 13 through Def Jam Recordings (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

Other album contributors include Ed Sheeran (Tori Kelly), Benny Blanco (Ariana Grande), Julia Michaels (Demi Lovato), Ian Kirkpatrick (Nick Jonas), Justin Tranter (Kelly Clarkson) and Axident (Jason Derulo).

Watch the music video for “I’ll Show You” below.

Raye writes new music with MNEK

31 Oct

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Raye has reportedly collaborated on new music with MNEK.

The singer, songwriter, and record producer – real name Uzoechi Emenike – previously teamed with Rudimental (“We the Generation”), Madonna (“Hold Tight”), Karen Harding (“Say Something”) and Naughty Boy (“Pardon Me”).

Furthermore, he contributed to the next projects by Little Mix [Columbia], Becky Hill [Parlophone], Zara Larsson [Epic], Melissa Steel [Atlantic], Tamera Foster [Syco Music], Lion Babe [Polydor] and Charli XCX [Neon Gold].

Meanwhile, Raye – born Rachel Keen – is expected to release her first major-label mini-collection later this year through Polydor Records.

Current single “Tell Me” was co-written and produced by Mike “Blood Diamonds” Tucker, whose credits include Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” [Def Jam], Tinashe’s “Bet” [RCA] and Pia Mia’s “Touch” [Interscope].

Other musicians Raye has worked with are Chris Loco (Ella Eyre), Emeli Sande (Rihanna), Labrinth (Usher), Jimmy Napes (Disclosure), Jin Jin (AlunaGeorge), Bless Beats (Jess Glynne) and Knox Brown (K. Michelle).

Watch the music video for “Never Forget You” below.

Justin Bieber releases new single “Sorry” lyric video

30 Oct

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Justin Bieber has released the lyric video for his new single online.

The Canadian singer/songwriter posted the lyrical clip for “Sorry” to his Vevo channel on Thursday (October 29, 2015).

“Sorry” was co-written by Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter, who are also responsible for Nicole Scherzinger’s “Run” [RCA], Hailee Steinfeld’s “Love Myself” [Republic] and Selena Gomez’s “Good for You” [Interscope].

Production duties were collectively handled by Skrillex and Blood Diamonds, who recently co-wrote and produced Pia Mia’s “Touch” [Interscope], Raye’s “Tell Me” [Polydor] and Tinashe’s “Bet” [RCA].

Bieber is scheduled to release his fourth studio collection “Purpose” – featuring previous singles “Where Are U Now” and “What Do You Mean?” – on November 13 through Def Jam Recordings [US] and Virgin EMI Records [UK].

Other album contributors include Benny Blanco (Rihanna), Ed Sheeran (Tori Kelly), Ian Kirkpatrick (Britney Spears), Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry), Andre Harris (Mariah Carey), JHart (Little Mix) and Mike Dean (Kanye West).

Watch the lyric video for “Sorry” below.

Pia Mia debuts new single “Touch”

30 Oct

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Pia Mia has debuted her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Touch” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (October 29, 2015).

“Touch” – out now via iTunes – was written by Julia Michaels (Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato), Justin Tranter (Rita Ora, Nicole Scherzinger) and Mike “Blood Diamonds” Tucker (Madonna, Justin Bieber).

Mia’s debut album – featuring previous singles “Fuck with You” f/ G-Eazy and “Do It Again” f/ Chris Brown & Tyga – is expected to be released next year through Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled LP reportedly boasts further contributions from DJ Mustard (Keyshia Cole), Mozella (Rihanna), Harmony Samuels (Jojo), Chantal Kreviazuk (Drake), Supa Dups (John Legend) and Rock City (Kelly Rowland).

Listen to the audio clip for “Touch” below.

Justin Bieber reveals new album “Purpose” tracklisting

29 Oct

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Justin Bieber has revealed the tracklisting for his upcoming fourth album.

The Canadian singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Purpose” on November 13 through Def Jam Recordings (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

Current single “Sorry” was co-written by Julia Michaels (Rita Ora, Pia Mia) and Justin Tranter (Fifth Harmony, Selena Gomez) and produced by Skrillex (Kiesza, AlunaGeorge) and Blood Diamonds (Tinashe, Mikky Ekko).

Other album producers include Mike Dean (Madonna), Benny Blanco (Miguel), Neff-U (Brandy), Soundz (Ciara), MdL (Mike Posner), Josh Abraham (Usher), Oligee (Jessie J), Ian Kirkpatrick (Chromeo) and Andre Harris (Jill Scott).

On the songwriting front, Bieber also teamed up with Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd (Kelly Rowland), Ed Sheeran (Tori Kelly), James “JHart” Abrahart (Fleur East), Clarence Coffee Jr. (Zendaya) and Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry).

Peep the tracklisting for “Purpose” below.

(01) Mark My Words / (02) I’ll Show You / (03) What Do You Mean? / (04) Sorry / (05) Love Yourself / (06) Company / (07) No Pressure / (08) No Sense / (09) The Feeling / (10) Life is Worth Living / (11) Where R U Now? / (12) Children / (13) Purpose / Deluxe Edition / (14) Been You / (15) Get Used to Me / (16) We Are / (17) Trust / (18) All In It / (18) What Do You Mean? (Remix)

Justin Bieber unveils new single “Sorry” dance video

24 Oct

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Justin Bieber has unveiled the dance video for his new single online.

The Canadian singer/songwriter posted the Parris Goebel-directed clip for “Sorry” to his Vevo channel on Thursday (October 22, 2015).

Bieber co-wrote the track with Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter, who are also behind singles performed by Gwen Stefani (“Used to Love You”), Selena Gomez (“Good for You”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Love Myself”) and Pia Mia (“Touch”).

Production duties were on “Sorry” – now available for download via iTunes – were collectively helmed by Sonny “Skrillex” Moore (Lady Gaga, Ellie Goulding) and Mike “Blood Diamonds” Tucker (Tinashe, Charli XCX).

Bieber’s upcoming fourth album “Purpose” – featuring previous singles “What Do You Mean?” and “Where Are U Now” – is scheduled to hit stores on November 13 through Def Jam (US) and Virgin EMI (UK).

The keenly-awaited LP delivers further alliances with Benny Blanco (Miguel), Ed Sheeran (Tori Kelly), Jason Boyd (Kelly Rowland), Mike Dean (Kanye West), Sarah Hudson (Katy Perry) and Andre Harris (Melanie Fiona).

Watch the dance video for “Sorry” below.