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Ariana Grande teams with Nicki Minaj, Pharrell Williams for new single “The Light is Coming”

20 Jun

Ariana Grande has released her new promotional single online.

“The Light is Coming” – featuring regular collaborator Nicki Minaj – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written and produced by Pharrell Williams, whose recent credits include The Carters’ “Apeshit,” Justin Timberlake’s “Supplies,” Migos’ “Stir Fry,” and Camila Cabello’s “Sangria Wine.”

Grande’s fourth album “Sweetner” – featuring previous single “No Tears Left to Cry” – is scheduled to arrive on August 17 via Republic Records.

Stream the audio clip for “The Light is Coming” below.

Nicki Minaj reunites with Ariana Grande for new single “Bed”

14 Jun

Nicki Minaj has reunited with Ariana Grande for her new single “Bed,” which is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Gamal “LunchMoney” Lewis and collectively produced by Ben Billions, Supa Dups, Beats Bailey, and Messy.

Minaj’s fourth album “Queen” – featuring previous singles “Rich Sex,” “Chun-Li” and “Barbie Tingz” – is scheduled to arrive on August 10 via Young Money / Cash Money Records in partnership with Republic Records.

The highly-anticipated project follows 2014’s “The Pinkprint,” which peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200 Album Chart and spawned singles “Pills n Potions,” “Anaconda,” “Only,” “Truffle Butter,” and “The Night is Still Young.”

Stream the audio clip for “Bed” below.

Katy Perry joins forces with Nicki Minaj for new single “Swish Swish”

19 May

American singer/songwriter Katheryn Hudson, professionally known as Katy Perry, has released her new promotional single online.

“Swish Swish” – which was produced by Duke Dumont alongside Noah “Mailbox” Passovoy and PJ “PromNite” Sledge – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The Nicki Minaj-featuring track was also co-written by Sarah Hudson (Dua Lipa, Charli XCX) and Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard (Rihanna, Halsey).

In case you didn’t know, “Swish Swish” marks the second collaboration between Minaj and Perry, as the latter co-wrote “Get on Your Knees,” taken from Minaj’s 2014 album “The Pinkprint,” alongside Sarah Hudson, Chloe Angelides, Jacob “JKash” Kasher, Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald, and Henry “CIRKUT” Walter.

Perry’s upcoming fifth studio collection “Witness,” on the other hand, will arrive on June 9th via Universal Music Group / Capitol Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Prism” – featuring singles “Chained to the Rhythm” and “Bon Appetit” – delivers further contributions from Max Martin (Tori Kelly), Sia Furler (Camila Cabello), Ali Payami (Ellie Goulding), Ferras Al-Qaisi (Ricky Martin), Shellback (Taylor Swift) and Oscar Holter (Demi Lovato).

Stream the audio clip for “Swish Swish” below.

Nicki Minaj unleashes new single “Regret in Your Tears”

10 Mar

Nicki Minaj has unleashed her new single online.

“Regret in Your Tears” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Minaj alongside Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Ella Mai’s “Lay Up,” Cashmere Cat’s “Trust Nobody,” and The Weeknd’s “True Colors.”

Production duties on “Regret in Your Tears” were collectively handled by Boi-1da (Tinashe, Kendrick Lamar), Allen Ritter (Drake, Travis Scott) and Frank Dukes (Lorde, Kanye West).

As mentioned in various media outlets, Minaj will release her fourth studio album – featuring “No Frauds” and “Changed It” – later this year via Young Money / Cash Money Records in partnership with Republic Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “The Pinkprint,” which debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Pills ‘N Potions,” “Anaconda,” “Only,” and “Feeling Myself.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Regret in Your Tears” below.

Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj premiere “Side to Side” music video

31 Aug

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Ariana Grande has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The actress-singer-songwriter posted the Hannah Lux Davis-directed clip for “Side to Side” to her Vevo channel on Monday (August 29, 2016).

The Nicki Minaj-assisted track was co-written by Savan Kotecha (Usher, Ellie Goulding), Alexander Kronlund (Britney Spears, Ella Eyre), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Prince Royce, Jennifer Lopez), and Max Martin (Adele, Taylor Swift).

Grande’s latest studio collection “Dangerous Woman” – featuring previous singles “Into You,” “Be Alright” and “Let Me Love” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Republic Records.

Watch the music video for “Side to Side” below.

Robin Thicke, Nicki Minaj premiere “Back Together” music video

15 Aug

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Robin Thicke has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The singer, songwriter and record producer posted the visual clip for “Back Together” to his Vevo channel on Thursday (August 13, 2015).

“Back Together” – featuring Nicki Minaj – was co-written by Thicke along with Savan Kotecha (Tori Kelly, Ariana Grande), Ali Payami (Ellie Goulding, Demi Lovato) and Max Martin (Adam Lambert, Taylor Swift).

Video treatment was handled by Ben Mor, whose other credits include Tinashe (“All Hands on Deck”), Britney Spears (“Work Bitch”), will.i.am (“That Power”), Katy Perry (“Part of Me”) and Black Eyed Peas (“Just Can’t Get Enough”).

Thicke’s upcoming eighth studio collection – featuring previous single “Morning Sun” – is scheduled to be released later this year through Star Trak Entertainment and Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2014’s “Paula,” which debuted at number nine on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned two singles in the shape of “Get Her Back” and “Still Madly Crazy.”

Watch the music video for “Back Together” below.

Robin Thicke drafts Nicki Minaj for new single “Back Together”

6 Aug

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Robin Thicke has released his new single online.

“Back Together” – featuring hip-hop recording artist Nicki Minaj – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

The track was co-written by Savan Kotecha and (Usher, Tori Kelly), Ali Payami (The Weeknd, Ariana Grande) and Max Martin (Nick Jonas, Demi Lovato).

Thicke’s upcoming eighth studio collection – featuring previous single “Morning Sun” – is scheduled to be released later this year through Star Trak Entertainment and Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2014’s “Paula,” which debuted at number nine on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned two singles in the shape of “Get Her Back” and “Still Madly Crazy.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Back Together” below.