Tag Archives: Molly Kate Kestner

Stanaj teams up with Afrojack for new promotional single “Bed of Roses”

10 Feb

American singer/songwriter Stanaj has teamed up with Dutch DJ/record producer Afrojack (born Nick van de Wall) for his new promotional single “Bed of Roses,” out on February 14 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Stanaj and fellow recording artist Molly Kate Kestner alongside Thomas Troelsen (Charlie Puth, Jason Derulo) and Giorgio Tuinfort (David Guetta, Gwen Stefani).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Stanaj’s upcoming project – featuring the Simon Wilcox-assisted / Nadir “RedOne” Khayat-produced “The Way I Love Her” – is expected to arrive later this year via Republic Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts contributions from Eric Hudson, Diane Warren, Cass Lowe, RuthAnne, Mick Schultz, Chloe Angelides, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Tayla Parx, Stephan Moccio, Koko LaRoo, Danja, Liza Owen, Stephen Puth, Delacey, Mike Posner, Tommy Brown, and Jonny Price.

Stream the audio clip for “The Way I Love Her” below.

Kelly Clarkson confirms new promotional single “I Don’t Think About You”

9 Feb

Kelly Clarkson has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “I Don’t Think About You” as the second promotional cut from her eighth studio collection “Meaning of Life,” out now via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The track was co-written by Michael Pollack alongside Harloe, whose resume boasts additional works with Britney Spears (“Love Me Down”), Charli XCX (“Secret”), Olivia Holt (“Thin Air”) and Madison Beer (“Unbreakable”).

Production duties on “I Don’t Think About You” were handled by siblings Andre and Sean Davidson of The Monarch, who are also responsible for Rita Ora’s “How We Do (Party),” Cher Lloyd’s “Swagger Jagger,” Kevin McCall’s “Better,” Chris Brown’s “Biggest Fan,” and Jason Derulo’s “With the Lights On.”

“Meaning of Life,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart, yields further productions from Jesse Shatkin, Mick Schultz, Jason Halbert, Greg Kurstin, Nick Ruth, Jussi Karvinen, and NOVAWAV.

On the songwriting front, Clarkson has also worked with Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Priscilla Renea, James Morrison, Amy “AMES” Kunes, Molly Kate Kestner, Audra Mae, Ilsey Juber, and Katie Pearlman.

Stream the audio clip for “I Don’t Think About You” below.

Kelly Clarkson liberates new studio collection “Meaning of Life”

27 Oct

Kelly Clarkson has liberated her eighth studio collection online.

“Meaning of Life” – featuring promotional singles “Love So Soft” and the Molly Kate Kestner-penned “Move You” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Piece By Piece” boasts productions from Jesse Shatkin (Rihanna), Nick Ruth (Carly Rae Jepsen), Mick Schultz (Lights), Greg Kurstin (John Legend), Nova Wav (Kehlani) and The Monarch (Chris Brown).

On the songwriting front, Clarkson has also worked with Maureen “MoZella” McDonald (James Blunt), Priscilla Renea (Mary J. Blige), Ilsey Juber (Jessica Simpson), Audra Mae (Melanie Fiona), Katie Pearlman (Superfruit), Jessica “Harloe” Karpov (Nick Jonas) and Michael Pollack (Charli XCX).

Stream “Meaning of Life” below.

Kelly Clarkson unleashes new promotional single “Meaning of Life”

21 Oct

Kelly Clarkson has unleashed her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by UK recording artist James Morrison alongside Ilsey Juber, whose recent credits include DJ Snake’s “A Different Way,” Demi Lovato’s “Only Forever,” Hey Violet’s “When Will I Learn,” Noah Cyrus’ “Almost Famous,” Dua Lipa’s “No Goodbyes,” and Tinashe’s “Flame.”

Production duties on “Meaning of Life” were handled by regular collaborator Jesse Shatkin, who is also responsible for Charlie Puth’s “One Call Away,” Ella Eyre’s “Ego,” Rihanna’s “Sledgehammer,” Bea Miller’s “Repercussions,” Camila Cabello’s “I Have Questions,” and Foxes’ “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Clarkson’s upcoming eighth album of the same name – featuring the MoZella and Priscilla-assisted “Love So Soft” and the Molly Kate Kestner-penned/Nick Ruth-produced “Move You” – will arrive on October 27 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Meaning of Life” below.

Molly Kate Kestner premieres music video for new single “Footprints”

30 Sep

Molly Kate Kestner has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The American singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Footprints” to her YouTube channel on Thursday (September 28, 2017).

The track – which was co-written with Ingrid Andress and Michael Pollack – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Kestner’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous singles “Compromise,” “It’s You,” “I Don’t Know,” “Good Die Young” and “Prom Queen” – is expected to arrive in 2018 via Artist Partner Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Jez Ashurst (Little Mix), BloodPop (Justin Bieber), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys), Francis “Eg” White (Sam Smith), Chris Loco (Emeli Sande), Adriano Buffone (Janelle Monae), Jim Duguid (Ella Eyre) and Mac & Phil (Jacob Banks).

On the songwriting front, Kestner co-penned “Move You” for Kelly Clarkson alongside Amy “AMES” Kuney and Nick Ruth. The track appears on Clarkson’s eighth album, “Meaning of Life,” out on October 27 via Atlantic Records.

Watch the music video for “Footprints” below.

Kelly Clarkson confirms details for new album “Meaning of Life”

8 Sep

Kelly Clarkson has confirmed the details for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her eighth studio collection “Meaning of Life” and will release it on October 27 via Atlantic Records.

Current promotional singles “Love So Soft” (written by Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Priscilla Renea Hamilton, and Jesse Shatkin) and “Move on You” (written by Molly Kate Kestner, Amy “AMES” Kuney, and Nick Ruth) are now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Piece by Piece” boasts further songwriting contributions and productions from Greg Kurstin (Beyonce), Chloe Angelides (Jason Derulo), Mick Schultz (Rihanna), Harloe (Nick Jonas), Jonathan Rotem (Avril Lavigne), Katie Pearlman (Superfruit) and Diztortion (Craig David).

Watch the music video for “Love So Soft” below.

Molly Kate Kestner releases new promotional single “Compromise”

6 Aug

Molly Kate Kestner has released her new promotional single online.

“Compromise” – which was co-written with David Pramik and Charlie Snyder – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Featuring previous promotional singles “It’s You,” “I Don’t Know,” “Good Die Young” and “Prom Queen;” Kestner’s upcoming debut project is expected to arrive later this year via Artist Partner Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Toby Gad (Madonna), BloodPop (John Legend), Chris Loco (Diana Gordon), Adriano Buffone (Conrad Sewell), Francis “Eg” White (Adele), Jim Duguid (Craig David), Andrew Cedar (Sevyn Streeter) and Mac & Phil (Jacob Banks).

Stream the audio clip for “Compromise” below.