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Icona Pop debut new single ‘All Night’

23 Jul

Icona Pop have debuted their new single online.

“All Night” is taken from the Swedish duo’s upcoming album, “This Is…,” out on August 27 via Warner Music Group / Big Beat Records / Atlantic Records.

The track serves as the follow-up to previous single “I Love It,” which peaked at number one on the UK Singles Chart.

For “This Is…,” Icona Pop have collaborated with hitmakers Elof Loelv, Ross Golan, Justin Parker, Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin, Tor Erik Hermansen, Mikkel Storleer Eriksen, Coco Morier, Karl “Shellback” Schuster, Charli XCX, and Niles “Cyrano” Hallowell-Dhar aka The Cataracs.

Selena Gomez premieres music video for new single ‘Slow Down’

22 Jul

Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez has premiered the music video for her new single online.

“Slow Down” marks the second single from the pop starlet’s latest album, “Stars Dance,” out now via Universal Music Group / Hollywood Records.

The track was written by Freddy Wexler along with Julia Michaels and Lindy Robbins, who are also responsible for “Miss Movin’ On” by Fifth Harmony [Epic Records] and “Fire Starter” by Demi Lovato [Hollywood Records].

Production duties were handled by David Kuncio along with Niles “Cyrano” Hallowell-Dhar aka The Cataracs, whose credits include “Turn the Night Up” by Enrique Iglesias [Republic Records] and “Like a G6” by Far East Movement featuring Dev [Interscope Records].

“Slow Down” serves as the follow-up to previous single “Come & Get It,” which peaked at number six on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Selena Gomez streams new album ‘Stars Dance’

16 Jul

Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez has streamed her upcoming album online.

The pop songstress will release “Stars Dance” in the United States on July 23 via Universal Music Group / Hollywood Records.

New single “Slow Down” was produced by Niles “Cyrano” Hallowell Dhar aka The Cataracs, who is known for collaborating with the likes of Dev [Republic Records], Chris Brown [RCA Records], Icona Pop [Big Beat Records] and Enrique Iglesias [Republic Records].

“Stars Dance” will boast further productions from Stargate (Usher, Kelly Rowland), Rock Mafia (Selena Gomez, Miley Cyrus), Dreamlab (Nicki Minaj, Lady Gaga), The Suspex (Fifth Harmony, Kat Graham) and Mike Del Rio (Skylar Grey, Christina Aguilera).

Songwriters include Lindy Robbins (Jason Derulo, Nicole Scherzinger), Jacon Kasher (Avril Lavigne, Cobra Starship), Ester Dean (Rihanna, Trey Songz), Olivia “Livvi Franc” Waithe (Ciara, Britney Spears) and Arnthor Birgisson (Janet Jackson, Leona Lewis).

Icona Pop confirm new single ‘Just Another Night’

9 Jul

Icona Pop have confirmed the details of their new single.

The Swedish DJ duo will release “Just Another Night” as the next promotional single from their upcoming debut international album, out soon via Warner Music Group / Big Beat Records / Atlantic Records.

The track was written by Ross Golan (Justin Bieber, Nicki Minaj), Justin Parker (Rihanna, Ellie Goulding), Daniel “Robopop” Omelio (Sean Paul, Lana Del Rey), Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin (Katy Perry, Britney Spears) and Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Beyonce, Christina Milian).

Other musicians backing Icona Pop – consisting of members Caroline Hjelt and Aino Jawo – on the new collection are Karl “Shellback” Schuster (Usher, Carrie Underwood), Nicole “Coco” Morier (Wynter Gordon, Tom Jones), Charli Aitchison (Sky Ferreira, Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike) and Niles “Cyrano” Hallowell-Dhar aka The Cataracs (Selena Gomez, Enrique Iglesias).

Icona Pop collaborate with the Cataracs for debut album

25 May

Swedish electro-pop duo Icona Pop have enlisted The Cataracs for their upcoming album, out soon via Warner Music Group / Big Beat / Atlantic Records.

The hit songwriter and producer – Niles “Cyrano” Hallowell-Dhar – is known for collaborating with the likes of David Guetta [Virgin Records], Far East Movement [Interscope Records] and Dev [Republic Records].

He also contributed to the next projects by Selena Gomez [Universal Music Group / Hollywood Records], Becky G [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Jennifer Lopez [Universal Music Group / Capitol Records] and Beyonce Knowles [Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records].

Meanwhile, the still-untitled project by Icona Pop – consisting of members Aino Jawo and Caroline Hjlet – will boast further collaborations with Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Usher, Christina Milian), Elof Loelv (Rihanna, Mikky Ekko), Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin (Ciara, Mike Posner) and Johan “Shellback” Schuster (Carrie Underwood, Britney Spears).