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Sugababes record new music with Dan Caplen, Aston Rudi

8 Feb

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British female group Sugababes (composed of Mutya Buena, Keisha Buchanan, and Siobhan Donaghey) have recorded new music with Dan Caplen and Aston Rudi.

Besides working on his upcoming debut album under Atlantic Records UK, Caplen recently co-wrote “All That I Am” for former Girl Aloud member Nadine Coyle and provided guest vocals on Lily Moore’s 2019 single “Undo.”

Meanwhile, Rudi’s production resume boasts works with Tamera (“Don’t Phone”), Awa (“Like I Do”), Mahalia (“Do Not Disturb”), Hamzaa (“Saving Grace”), Jaz Karis (“Petty Lover”), Sophie Faith (“Bad Blood”), Elli Ingram (“Table for Two”), Ray BLK (“5050”) and Jordan Stephens (“Thunder”).

Sugababes are expected to release their upcoming project – featuring additional contributions from MNEK, KABBA, and Karen Poole – later this year to mark the 20th anniversary of their debut studio album, “One Touch,” which spawned singles “Overload,” “Run for Cover,” “New Year” and “Soul Sound.”

Watch the music video for “Soul Sound” below.

 

Sugababes reunite with Karen Poole for new collaboration

25 Jan

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British girl group Sugababes (composed of Mutya Buena, Keisha Buchanan, and Siobhan Donaghey) have reunited with Karen Poole for a new collaboration.

Poole previously teamed up with Sugababes on singles “Caught in a Moment” (UK #8) and “Follow Me Home” (UK #32), taken from the albums “Three” (2003) and “Taller in More Ways” (2005), respectively.

Poole’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Kylie Minogue’s “Red Blooded Woman,” Janet Jackson’s “Put Your Hands On,” Arlissa’s “Touch,” Nina Sky’s “Get Your Clothes Off,” Jamelia’s “Beware of the Dog,” Moko’s “Your Love,” and Jessica Mauboy’s “Let Me Be Me.”

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Meanwhile, Sugababes are expected to release their upcoming project – featuring additional songwriting contributions from MNEK and KABBA – later this year via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The trio recently covered UK garage duo Sweet Female Attitude’s 2000 hit single “Flowers” for DJ Spoony’s compilation album, “Garage Classics,” which peaked to number forty-eight on the UK Albums Chart.

Watch an exclusive live performance of “Caught in a Moment” below.

 

Sugababes enlist MNEK, KABBA for new collaboration

15 Jan

British girl group Sugababes (composed of Mutya Buena, Keisha Buchanan, and Siobhan Donaghy) have enlisted MNEK and KABBA for a new collaboration.

Besides co-writing Neon Jungle’s “Future X Girl” and Ryan Ashley’s “Familiar,” Kabba’s latest promotional single “My Work is Done” is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

Meanwhile, MNEK previously teamed up with the Sugababes on “Drum,” which was intended for their shelved comeback album under Polydor Records. MNEK has also contributed to the next projects by Dua Lipa, Zara Larsson, Kara Marni, Hamzaa, Lennon Stella, Ella Eyre, Samantha Mumba, and H.E.R.

Sugababes are expected to release new music later this year to mark the 20th anniversary of their debut studio album, “One Touch,” which spawned singles “Overload,” “Run for Cover,” “New Year” and “Soul Sound.”

The trio recently covered UK garage duo Sweet Female Attitude’s 2000 hit single “Flowers” for DJ Spoony’s compilation album, “Garage Classics,” which peaked to number forty-eight on the UK Albums Chart.

Stream “Flowers” below.

 

Mutya Keisha Siobahn reunite for new music

19 Jul

Mutya Keisha Siobhan have reunited in the studio for new music.

The British girl group – composed of members Mutya Buena, Keisha Buchanan and Siobhan Donaghey – have released their last single “Flatline” in 2013 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records. The Devonte Hynes-produced cut peaked to number fifty on the UK Singles Chart.

Their song “Love in Stereo,” which was written by the trio alongside Hannah Robinson and Richard X, appears on Bananarama’s latest studio collection, “In Stereo,” now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

As the the original line-up of Sugababes, the trio’s debut album “One Touch” dropped in November 2000 via London Records. The critically-acclaimed collection debuted at number twenty-six on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “Overload,” “Run for Cover,” “New Year” and “Soul Sound.”

While Buchanan has not released a solo album as-of-yet, Donaghy released two albums in the shape of “Revolution in Me” (2003) and “Ghosts” (2007). Buena’s solo album “Real Girl” was released in 2007 via Island Records UK.

That project featured lead single “Real Girl,” as well as contributions from Salaam Remi, Wayne Wilkins, Nina Woodford, Johnny Douglas, Angela Hunte, Felix Howard, Pam Sheyne, Ali Tennant, and Francis “Eg” White.

Watch the music video for “Flatline” below.

 

Bananarama record MKS song for new album “In Stereo”

31 Mar

British female pop duo Bananarama – composed of Sara Dallin and Keren Woodward – have a recorded a song originally performed by MKS for their eleventh album, “In Stereo,” which will arrive on April 19 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

“Love in Stereo” was written by MKS members Mutya Buena, Keisha Buchanan and Siobhan Donaghy alongside Hannah Robinson and Richard X, who are also responsible for Rachel Stevens’ “Some Girls,” Sophie Ellis Bextor’s “Starlight,” and Kylie Minogue’s “Can’t Beat the Feeling.”

Originally formed in 1998 as Sugababes, MKS have released their last single “Flatline” (which was co-written and produced by Blood Orange’s Devonte Hynes) in 2013 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Their highly-anticipated album featured further contributions from Richard “Biff” Stannard (“Beat is Gone”), Shaznay Lewis (“Boys”), Tom Aspaul (“Burnt Out”), MNEK (“Drum”), Iain James (“Love Me Hard”), Sia (“Surrender”), Eliot James (“Summer of 99”) and Mojam (“Too in Love”).

Watch the music video for “Flatline” below.

 

Moko unleashes new song “With You”

15 Aug

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Moko has unleashed a new song online.

The British singer/songwriter posted “With You” to her official SoundCloud page on Wednesday (August 13, 2015).

The track was co-written by Moko along with Niara Scarlett, who is also responsible for Alexandra Burke’s “You Broke My Heart” [Syco Music] and Mutya Buena’s “Real Girl” [Island Records].

Production duties were handled by Two Inch Punch, whose credits include Jessie Ware’s “Say You Love Me” [Island Records], Becky Hill’s “Caution to the Wind” [Parlophone Records] and Ella Eyre’s “Deeper” [Virgin EMI Records].

As previously reported, Moko’s second mini-album “Gold” is scheduled for release on September 7th via MTA Records / Virgin EMI Records.

Listen to “With You” below.

Mutya Keisha Siobhan confirm new song title ‘Love Me Hard’

19 Nov

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Mutya Keisha Siobhan have confirmed a new song title from their upcoming LP.

“Love Me Hard” will be included on the group’s highly-anticipated album, which will be released in 2014 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The track was written by group members Mutya Buena, Keisha Buchanan and Siobhan Donaghy along with Iain James, whose credits include “Hand on Heart” by Olly Murs [Epic Records] and “Mr. Loverboy” by Little Mix [Syco Music].

Production duties were handled by Richard “Biff” Stannard and Ash Howes, who are also responsible for “One More Sleep” by Leona Lewis [RCA Records] and “New York City Lights” by Sophie Ellis Bextor [Polydor Records].

Other tracks slotted for inclusion on the still-untitled disc are “No Regrets,” “I’m Alright,” the Shaznay Lewis-assisted “Boys,” the Sia Furler-penned “Surrender,” and the Blood Orange-produced “Flatline.”