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Dua Lipa enlists Billy Walsh for new collaboration

18 Mar

Dua Lipa has enlisted Billy Walsh for a new collaboration.

The Canadian songwriter, fashion stylist, and designer is known for co-writing Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” The Weeknd’s “Die for You,” Camila Cabello’s “Real Friends,” Post Malone’s “I Fall Apart,” Emeli Sande’s “Starlight,” Khalid’s “Stay,” Tinashe’s “Party Favors,” and Majid Jordan’s “Something About You.”

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring further songwriting contributions from Lindy Robbins, Tayla Parx, Kamille, Sasha Sloan, Emily Warren, Caroline Ailin, Kennedi, Ilsey Juber, Sarah Hudson, and Tove Lo – is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Bros. Records.

On the production front, the “New Rules” singer has reportedly worked with Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Pharrell Williams, Joel Little, Grades, King Henry, Boi-1da, Frank Dukes, Nineteen85, MNEK, Jason Evigan, Fred Ball, Ilya Salmanzadeh, and Max Martin.

Stream the audio clip for “Swan Song” below.

Roses Gabor unleashes debut album “Fantasy & Facts”

23 Feb

Roses Gabor has unleashed her debut album online.

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

Current promotional single “Turkish Delight” was co-written and produced by Fred Ball, who is also responsible for Rihanna’s “Love on the Brain,” Mariah Carey’s “One Mo ‘Gen,” Toni Braxton’s “Deadwood,” Anne-Marie’s “Some People,” Kevin Garrett’s “Don’t Rush,” and Zara Larsson’s “One Mississipi.”

The highly-anticipated album boasts additional contributions from The Stereotypes (“I Could Be Yours”), MNEK (“Rush”), Greg Wells (“Perfect Magnitude”), Sampha (“Illusions”) and Kieron Mcintosh (“ETIT”).

Stream “Fantasy & Facts” below.

Ella Eyre hits the studio with DannyBoyStyles

19 Feb

Ella Eyre has teamed up with DannyBoyStyles for a new collaboration.

The Grammy award-winning record producer and songwriter (born Daniel Schofield) has previously worked with Beyonce (“6 Inch”), Charie Puth (“Does it Feel”), Banks (“Judas”), Zara Larsson (“So Good”), Cassie (“Love a Loser”), Nicki Minaj (“Blow Ya Mind”) and The Weeknd (“Kiss Land”).

Meanwhile, Eyre recently provided guest vocals on Sigala’s “Just Got Paid” and Banx & Ranx’s “Answerphone,” which peaked to numbers 11 and 5 on the UK Singles Chart, respectively. She also co-wrote “Your Ex” for Paloma Faith alongside Peter Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas Barnes of TMS.

Among the musicians expected to appear on Eyre’s sophomore album are Hitimpulse, Invisible Men, Grades, Moon Willis, Laconic, Tre Jean-Marie, Mojam, Elof Loelv, T-Collar, Jordan Riley, Di Genius, and MNEK.

Watch the music video for “If I Go” below.

Little Mix premiere music video for new single “Think About Us”

17 Feb

Little Mix have premiered the music video for their new single online.

The visual clip for “Think About Us” – featuring Ty Dolla Sign – was posted to the British quartet’s Vevo channel on Friday (February 15, 2019).

The track was written by Kamille alongside Frank Nobel and Linus Nordstrom of Swedish production duo Goldfingers, who are also responsible for Louisa Johnson’s “Yes,” Don Diablo’s “Give Me Love,” Liza Owen’s “Better With Me,” Shae Jacobs’s “Jealous,” and Boyzone’s “Talk About Love.”

Little Mix’s latest studio collection “LMS” – featuring further productions from TMS (“The Cure”), Mike Sabath (“Notice”), Chris Loco (“Monster in Me”), Timbaland (“More Than Words”), MNEK (“Told You So”) and The Six (“American Boy”) – is now available via Syco Music / Columbia Records.

Watch the music video for “Think About Us” below.

Dua Lipa teams with Joel Little for new collaboration

17 Jan

Dua Lipa has teamed up with Joel Little for a new collaboration.

The New Zealand record producer and songwriter is responsible for Lorde’s “Royals,” Imagine Dragons’ “Whatever it Takes,” Shawn Mendes’s “Youth,” Ruth B’s “If This is Love,” Daya’s “Safe,” Kesha’s “This is Me,” Bebe Rexha’s “The Way I Are (Dance with Somebody),” and Khaled’s “Young, Dumb & Broke.”

Besides renewing his worldwide publishing deal with Sony/ATV; Little has also contributed to the next projects by Normani, OneRepublic, Ina Wroldsen, and Ella Eyre.

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa’s next single “Swan Song” – taken from the original motion picture soundtrack “Alitta: Battle Angel” – will arrive on January 25 via all digital streaming outlets. The track was co-written by Justin Tranter and Kennedi Lykken, with collective production duties handled by Junkie XL alongside Mattias Larsson and Robin Fredriksson (aka Mattman & Robin).

For her upcoming sophomore album, Dua Lipa has reportedly worked with Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Emily Warren, Jason Evigan, Lindy Robbins, King Henry, Sarah Hudson, Grades, Tove Lo, MNEK, Tayla Parx, Savan Kotecha, Caroline Ailin, Dayyon Alexander, Kamille, Andrew Wyatt, Ilsey Juber, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Sasha Sloan, and Max Martin.

Watch the music video for “Electricity” below.

 

Samantha Mumba teases new music in 2019

9 Dec

Samantha Mumba has teased new music in 2019.

“SO blown away by this…especially as it isn’t current material…..THANK YOU….and it makes me so much more hype to be releasing music in 2019 now. Hope you’ll all come on this new journey with me!,” the Irish singer/songwriter posted to Instagram.

Mumba, who recently collaborated with fellow recording artists MNEK and Ryan Ashley, released her debut studio collection “Gotta Tell You” in 2000 via Polydor Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US). That collection spawned three hit singles in the shape of “Gotta Tell You,” “Body to Body,” and “Lately,” which was originally recorded by R&B girlband, Divine.

Her single “I’m Right Here” – which was co-written by Kandi Burruss and produced by Bloodshy & Avant – debuted at number three on the UK Singles Chart. Despite the single’s commercial success, Mumba’s sophomore album “Woman” was not officially released. However Mumba’s songs “DJ” and “Connect” were re-recorded by Jamelia and Holly Valance, respectively.

Watch the music video for “I’m Right Here” below.

Little Mix unleash new studio collection “LM5”

18 Nov

Little Mix have unleashed their new studio collection online.

“LM5” – featuring the Jess Glynne and Ed Sheeran-penned / Steve Mac-produced lead single “Woman Like Me” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated album boasts further productions from Goldfingers, Louis Bell, TMS, Chris Loco, Matt Radosevich, Loosechange, Mike Sabath, Electric, John Hill, Timbaland, Larrance Dopson, and MNEK.

On the songwriting front, Little Mix have worked with Camille “Kamille” Purcell, Jenna Andrews, Rachel Furner, Anya Jones, Alexandra “Shungudzo” Govere, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Rachel “Raye” Keen, Sarah Blanchard, and Cleo Tighe.

Stream “LM5” below.