Tag Archives: Negin Djafari

Awa premieres music video for new single “Like I Do”

3 Dec

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Awa has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The Swedish singer/songwriter (born Awa Santesson-Sey) posted the visual clip for “Like I Do” to her Vevo channel on Monday (02 December 2019).

Production duties on “Like I Do” were collectively handled by Aston Rudi (Tamera Foster, Ray BLK), Tre Jean-Marie (Sinead Harnett, Little Mix) and Sam Tsang (Ed Sheeran, Maisie Peters).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Awa is currently working on her upcoming debut project under Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly features additional contributions from Future Cut, Laura Welsh, Fred Cox, Negin Djafari, Luke Fitton, Joi Wynn, Kasper Larsen, Angela Beyince, Levi Lennox, Erika Nuri, Steve Booker, Autumn Rowe, Diztortion, Lauren Aquilina, and Eyelar Mirzazadeh.

Watch the music video for “Like I Do” below.

Awa delivers new single “Like I Do”

21 Nov

Swedish singer/songwriter Awa Santesson-Sey, known mononymously as Awa, has delivered her new single online.

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

The track was produced by Aston Rudi (Ray BLK, Tamera Foster), Tre Jean-Marie (Sinead Harnett, Little Mix) and Sam Tsang (Ed Sheeran, Maisie Peters).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Awa is currently working on her upcoming debut project under Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly features additional contributions from Future Cut, Laura Welsh, Fred Cox, Negin Djafari, Luke Fitton, Joi Wynn, Kasper Larsen, Angela Beyince, Levi Lennox, Erika Nuri, Steve Booker, Autumn Rowe, Diztortion, Lauren Aquilina, and Eyelar Mirzazadeh.

Stream the audio clip for “Like I Do” below.

Awa hits the studio with Laura Welsh, Future Cut for new collaboration

12 Oct

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Swedish singer/songwriter Awa Santesson-Sey, known mononymously as Awa, has teamed up with Laura Welsh and Future Cut for a new collaboration.

Welsh’s debut studio collection “Soft Control” was released in 2015 via Outsiders Recorded Music Limited / Polydor Records. That collection features singles “Cold Front” and “Break the Fall,” as well as productions from Dev Hynes, Emile Haynie, Joel Compass, Robin Hannibal, and Greg Kurstin.

Meanwhile, Future Cut’s production resume boasts works with Lily Allen (“Smile”),  Stooshe (“Black Heart”), Olly Murs (“Please Don’t Let Me Go”), Little Mix (“How Ya Doin”), Shakira (“Gypsy”), Laura Izibor (“Shine”), Melanie Fiona (“Ayo”), Ella Eyre (“Together”) and Mae Muller (“Leave It Out”).

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As mentioned in earlier posts, Awa is currently working on her upcoming debut project under Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly features additional productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Cox, Negin Djafari, Luke Fitton, Joi Wynn, Kasper Larsen, Angela Beyince, Levi Lennox, Erika Nuri, Aston Rudi, Eyelar, Steve Booker, Autumn Rowe, Diztortion, and Lauren Aquilina.

Awa’s current promotional single “Comfortable” – which was produced by Aaron “Alias” Kleinstub and co-written by Justin Chaisson Smith – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

Future Cut teases new collaboration with Joy Crookes

10 Jul

British production duo Future Cut – composed of members Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola – have teased a new collaboration with Joy Crookes.

“Thank you so much @joycrookes mum for cooking the best #biriyani EVER straight from the heart,” Future Cut posted to their Instagram profile.

Notable credits by Future Cut include Lily Allen’s “Smile,” Stooshe’s “Black Heart,” Olly Murs’s “Please Don’t Let Me Go,” Little Mix’s “How Ya Doin,” Shakira’s “Gypsy,” Laura Izibor’s “Shine,” Ella Eyre’s “Together,” Ava Leigh’s “Mad About the Boy,” and Mae Muller’s “Leave it Out.”

Meanwhile, Crookes is expected to release her next project – featuring additional alliances with Laconic, Hannah Yadi, Kasper Larsen, and Negin Djafari – is expected to arrive later this year via Speakerbox Recordings in partnership with Insanity Records/Sony Music Entertainment UK.

Her current mini-album “Perceptions” – including singles “London Mine,” “Since I Left You” and “No Hands” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the “Future Cut – Select Discography” below.

 

Arama delivers new single “Better With You”

3 Jul

American singer/songwriter Arama Brown, known mononymously as Arama, has shared her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Negin Djafari, whose other credits Drake’s “Don’t Matter To Me,” Fifth Harmony’s “Not That Kinda Girl,” James Arthur’s “Can I Be Him,” Snakehips’ “Don’t Leave,” and Tove Styrke’s “Vibe.”

As a songwriter, Arama has penned songs for Jojo (“Underneath”), Miley Cyrus (“Ordinary Girl”), Pixie Lott (“Love You Loud”), BoA (“Touched”), Keshia Chante (“Stomp”), Jessica Jarrell (“Key to My Heart”), Koda Kumi (“Loaded”), Natasha Hamilton (“Ms. Emotional”) and Major Lazer (“Playground”).

Arama’s extensive resume boasts additional works with producers including Bloodshy & Avant, Fredro, Toby Gad, Oren Yoel, Alex Da Kid, Kwame Holland, Diplo, Rob Fusari, Amadeus, Dan Nigro, and Stargate.

Stream the audio clip for “Better With You” below.

 

Louise releases new promotional single “Small Talk”

25 May

 

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Louise Redknapp has released her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Georgia Ku (Dua Lipa, Rita Ora), Iain James (Emeli Sande, Leona Lewis) and Tom Meredith (Anne-Marie, Guy Sebastian).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Louise’s upcoming studio collection “Heavy Love” – featuring previous single “Stretch” – is scheduled to arrive on October 18th via Warner Music Group / Lil Lou Records.

Among the producers expected to appear on the album are Francis “Eg” White, Sky Adams, Jim Duguid, Michael Angelo, Ollie Green, Lostboy, Phil Cook, Jez Ashurst, LDN Noise, Bradford Ellis, Jonny Hockings, and Clean Bandit.

On the songwriting front, Louise has worked with Adam Argyle, Karen Poole, Raye, Jacob Attwooll, Negin Djafari, Maiday, Danny Shah, Rachel Furner, Jaxxon, Andrew Jackson, Carla Monroe, Jojo, Bryn Christopher, Sinead Harnett, Katy B, Nick Tsang, Grace Tither, Dyo, and Sam Klempner.

Stream the audio clip for “Small Talk” below.

Mabel announces title, release date, tracklisting for debut album

18 Apr

Mabel has announced the details for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter has dubbed her first studio collection “High Expectations” and will release it on July 12 via Polydor Records.

Current promotional single “Don’t Call Me Up” – which was co-written by Camille “Kamille” Purcell and produced by Steven “Steve Mac” McCutcheon – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Besides confirmed collaborators Marlon Roudette and Kelly Kiara, the highly-anticipated anticipated project reportedly delivers additional alliances with Fraser T. Smith, Jin Jin, Electric, Negin Djafari, Cass Lowe, Pawws, Jonny Coffer, Olivia Deano, Bless Beats, Amy Wadge, Oscar Scheller, and TMS.

See the tracklisting for “High Expectations” below.

(1) High Expectations (Intro) / (2) Bad Behaviour / (3) Don’t Call Me Up / (4) FML / (5) We Don’t Say / (6) Selfish Love / (7) Lucky / (8) Mad Love / (9) Trouble / (10) Put Your Name On It / (11) Stckhlm Syndrome / (12) OK (Anxiety Anthem) / (13) I Belong to Me / (14) High Expectations (Outro)