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Nico & Vinz share “Our Love” lyric video

4 Feb

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Nico & Vinz have shared the lyric video for their new single online.

The Norwegian duo posted the lyrical clip for “Our Love” to their YouTube channel on Wednesday (February 03, 2016).

“Our Love” was co-written by Ross Golan, whose recent credits include Selena Gomez’s “Same Old Love” [Interscope], The Vamps’ “Wake Up” [Virgin EMI], and One Direction’s “If I Could Fly” [Columbia].

Production duties were handled by Ian Kirkpatrick, who is also responsible for Fleur East’s “More and More” [Syco], Olly Murs’ “Stevie Knows” [Epic], Chris Brown’s “Fine By Me” [RCA], and Justin Bieber’s “The Feeling” [Def Jam].

Nico & Vinz’s mini-collection “Cornerstone” – featuring previous single “That’s How You Know” – is now available for download via iTunes.

As mentioned in earlier posts, the follow-up to 2014’s “Black Star Elephant” will hit stores later this year through Warner Bros Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts contributions from Salaam Remi, Kerry “Krucial” Brothers, Toby Gad, Meleni Smith, RedOne, Pharrell Williams, Charlie Puth, Stacy Barthe, Naughty Boy, and Soulshock & Karlin.

Watch the lyric video for “Our Love” below.

Nico & Vinz draft Meleni Smith, Salaam Remi for new album

24 Jan

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Nico & Vinz have added Polly A. and Salaam Remi for their upcoming album.

“Day 2 of music and vibes with @salaamremi and @akapollya,” the Norwegian duo posted to their Instagram account on Saturday (January 23, 2016).

Polly A. – real name Meleni Smith – is known for co-writing Jordin Sparks’ “Left… Right” [Louder Than Life], Selena Gomez’s “Bang Bang Bang” [Hollywood], Alicia Keys’ “Love is My Disease” [RCA], and Kat Dahlia’s “Clocks” [Epic].

Meanwhile, Remi’s extensive production resume includes works with Mack Wilds (“Love in the 90z”), Miguel (“Face the Sun”), Jazmine Sullivan (“Dumb”), Ella Henderson (“Hard Work”), and Leona Lewis (“Forgiveness”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Nico & Vinz are expected to release the follow-up to 2014’s “Black Star Elephant” later this year through Warner Bros Records.

Current single “That’s How You Know” – featuring Kid Ink and Bebe Rexha – was co-written by Julia Michaels (Gwen Stefani, Pia Mia) and produced by Warren “Oak” Felder (Kehlani, Alessia Cara).

Other musicians backing Nico & Vinz on the new LP are Soulshock & Karlin (Usher), Pharrell (Ciara), Kerry Brothers, Jr. (Goapele), Toby Gad (Cassie), RedOne (Brandy), Charlie Puth (Fergie), and Naughty Boy (Beyonce).

Watch the music video for “Nature” below.

Nico & Vinz unveil “Hold It Together” music video

12 Jan

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Nico & Vinz have unveiled the music video for their new single online.

The Christian Bastiansen-directed clip for “Hold It Together” has been posted to the Norwegian duo’s YouTube channel on Sunday (January 10, 2016).

“Hold it Together” is slotted for inclusion on Nico & Vinz’s upcoming studio collection under Warner Bros. Records.

The still-untitled project serves as follow-up to 2014’s “Black Star Elephant,” which peaked to number forty five on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and delivered international hit single “Am I Wrong.”

For the new album, Nico & Vinz have collaborated with Soulshock & Karlin (Chris Brown), Naughty Boy (Beyonce), RedOne (Lady Gaga), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys), Pharrell Williams (Usher), and Charlie Puth (Trey Songz).

Their current mini-collection “Cornerstone” – featuring lead single “That’s How You Know” – is now available for download via iTunes.

Watch the music video for “Hold it Together” below.

Naughty Boy teams up with Beyonce, Benjamin Arrow for new single

17 Sep

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Naughty Boy has announced the title for his new single.

The British record producer and songwriter christened “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” as the first promotional cut from his upcoming sophomore album.

“Runnin’ (Lose It All)” – featuring vocals from Beyonce and Arrow Benjamin – was co-written by Carla Marie Williams (Alesha Dixon, The Saturdays) and Jonathan “Jonny” Coffer (Leona Lewis, Jess Glynne).

Naughty Boy’s next studio collection – delivering further guest appearances from Emeli Sande and Ella Eyre – is expected to be released later this year through Naughty Records and Virgin EMI Records.

His first album, 2013’s “Hotel Cabana,” peaked to number two on the UK Albums Chart and spawned collaborations with Gabrielle (“Hollywood”), Sam Smith (“La La La”), Ed Sheeran (“Top Floor”) and Wiz Khalifa (“Think About It”).

On the production front, Naughty Boy has contributed to the next projects by Tamera Foster [Syco Music], Nico & Vinz [Warner Bros], Rihanna [Roc Nation], Ava Lily [Virgin EMI], Tanika [Tim & Danny Music] and Cover Drive [TBA].

Preview “Runnin’ (Lose it All)” below.

Nico & Vinz work with Toby Gad for new album

16 Sep

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Nico & Vinz have worked with Toby Gad for their upcoming album.

The German hitmaker is responsible for John Legend’s “All of Me” [Columbia], Alicia Keys’ “Love is My Disease” [RCA], Fergie’s “Big Girls Don’t Cry” [Interscope] and Demi Lovato’s “Skyscraper” [Hollywood].

His extensive resume includes further works with Leona Lewis (“I Am”), Madonna (“Living for Love”), Selena Gomez (“A Year Without Rain”), Tori Kelly (“First Heartbreak”) and Carly Rae Jepsen (“Your Heart is a Muscle”).

Meanwhile, Nico & Vinz are expected to release the follow-up to 2014’s “Black Star Elephant” later this year through Warner Bros Records.

Current single “That’s How You Know” – featuring Kid Ink and Bebe Rexha – was co-written by Julia Michaels (Madison Beer, Hailee Steinfeld) and produced by Warren “Oak” Felder (Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj).

Other musicians backing Nico & Vinz on the highly-anticipated LP are Soulshock & Karlin (Keyshia Cole), Pharrell (Usher), RedOne (Lady Gaga), Charlie Puth (Trey Songz), Naughty Boy (Sam Smith) and The Stereotypes (Tamia).

Watch the music video for “That’s How You Know” below.

Charlie Puth premieres “One Call Away” music video

15 Sep

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Charlie Puth has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The singer, songwriter and record producer posted the visual clip for “One Call Away” to his YouTube channel on Monday (September 14, 2015).

“One Call Away” was collectively helmed by Mozella (Rihanna, Miley Cyrus), Breyan Isaac (Timbaland, Jennifer Hudson), DJ Frank E (Enrique Iglesias, Toni Braxton) and Matt Prime (Sam Smith, Eliza Doolittle).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Puth’s first studio collection “Nine Track Mind” – featuring previous singles “See You Again” and “Marvin Gaye” – will hit stores on November 6 through Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

On the songwriting front, the “Some Type of Love” star has reportedly contributed to the next full length albums by Kehlani [Atlantic], Nico & Vinz [Warner Bros], Fergie [Interscope] and CeeLo Green [Atlantic].

Watch the music video for “One Call Away” below.

Nico & Vinz premiere “That’s How You Know” music video

2 Sep

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Nico & Vinz have premiered the music video for their new single online.

The Norwegian duo – consisting of Nicolay “Nico” Sereba and Vincent “Vinz” Dery – posted the visual clip for “That’s How You Know” to their YouTube channel on Tuesday (September 01, 2015).

“That’s How You Know” – featuring Kid Ink and Bebe Rexha – was co-written by Julia Michaels, whose resume includes additional works with Rita Ora (“Poison”), Selena Gomez (“Good for You”) and Hailee Steinfeld (“Love Myself”).

Production duties were handled by Warren “Oak” Felder, who is also responsible for Alessia Cara’s “Here” [Def Jam], Ariana Grande’s “Break Your Heart Right Back” [Republic] and Kelly Clarkson’s “Invincible” [RCA].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Nico & Vinz are slated to release their next studio collection later this year through Warner Bros Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Black Star Elephant” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Soulshock & Karlin, Pharrell Williams, Stacy Barthe, Naughty Boy, Micah Powell, RedOne, and Charlie Puth.

Watch the music video for “That’s How You Know” below.