Tag Archives: Nina Nesbitt

Jessie Ware confirms new promotional single “Midnight”

24 Jul

Jessie Ware has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Jessica Louis Ware) has christened “Midnight” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming third album under PMR Records and Island Records UK.

The track was co-written by fellow recording artists Kiah Victoria and Jordan Thomas alongside Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Kandace Springs, Marsha Ambrosius) and Bastian Langebaek (Amber Simone, Jack Garratt).

Other songwriters expected to appear on the follow-up to 2016’s “Tough Love” are Ross Golan, Julia Michaels, Ammar Malik, Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Jamie Scott, Amy Wadge, Max McElligott, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Tobias Jesso Jr., NAO, Sam Romans, Rachel “Maiday” Moulden, James Newman, Kamille, Danny Parker, Nina Nesbitt, Sam Preston, and Ed Drewett.

On the production front, Ware has reportedly worked with Benny Blanco, Two Inch Punch, Cashmere Cat, Happy Perez, Sacha Skarbek, GRADES, Ryan Tedder, Stephan Moccio, JRY, Fred Ball, Sam Dixon, Emile Haynie, Justin Parker, Fraser T. Smith, Adriano Buffone, Starsmith, Kid Harpoon, Julian Bunetta, Fred Cox, and STINT.

Watch the music video for “Running” below.

Nina Nesbitt liberates new single “The Moments I’m Missing”

15 Jul

Photo Credit: Alex Lake

Scottish singer/songwriter Nina Nesbitt has liberated her new single online.

“The Moments I’m Missing” – featuring guest vocals from LA R&B singer Goody Grace – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Fully written and produced by Nesbitt, the track delivers additional production duties from Jordan Riley, whose recent credits include Tom Grennan’s “Found What I’ve Been Looking For” [Sony Music / Insanity Records] and Dan Caplen’s “Flat Champagne” f/ Ray BLK [Warner Music / Atlantic Records UK].

Nesbitt’s upcoming studio collection, which follows 2014’s “Peroxide,” is expected to arrive later this year via Cooking Vinyl Records.

Featuring tracks entitled “The Best You Had” and “Something Special,” the still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further productions from LOSTBOY (Marlon Roudette), Adriano Buffone (Janelle Monae), Chris Leonard (Shawn Mendes), Dan Muckala (LeAnn Rimes) and Red Triangle (James Arthur).

On the songwriting front, Nesbitt has worked with Sam Preston (Ella Eyre), Nicola Roberts (Tinashe), Ed Drewett (Craig David), Lauren Aquilina (Ella Henderson), James Newman (Hailee Steinfeld), Negin Djafari (Mabel McVey), Tom Havelock (Aquilo) and Amy Wadge (Antigoni Buxton).

Listen to the audio clip for “The Moments I’m Missing” below.

DAKOTA drafts Evan “Kidd” Bogart for new collaboration

12 Mar

British singer/songwriter DAKOTA (born Sophie Elton) has drafted Evan “Kidd” Bogart for a new collaboration.

The American music executive, television producer, music publisher and songwriter is responsible for co-penning Beyonce’s “Halo,” Rihanna’s “SOS,” Madonna’s “Ghosttown,” Britney Spears’ “Love Me Down,” Jason Derulo’s “It Girl,” Keyshia Cole’s “This is Us,” Livvi Franc’s “Autoamtik,” Brandy’s “Right Here (Departed),” and Leona Lewis’ “Happy.”

Bogart’s extensive resume boasts further works with top producers Fraser T. Smith, Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Rodney Jerkins, Greg Wells, Jason Evigan, Ryan Tedder, Noel Zancanella, Supa Dups, RedOne, Jake Gosling, Emanuel Kiriakou, Jim Jonsin, Wayne Wilkins, Mike Dean, Alex Da Kid, Ricky Reed, Brian Kennedy, Chuck Harmony, and The Invisible Men.

Meanwhile, DAKOTA is expected to release her first studio collection – featuring “Long Hot Summer” and “Lonely Like the Fool” – later this year via 70Hz Recordings in partnership with Virgin EMI Records.

Other songwriters DAKOTA has worked with are Karen Poole, Fiona Bevan, Amy Wadge, Maegan Cottone, Jennifer Decilveo, Isabella Summers, Nicola Roberts, Rachel Furner, Laura Dockrill, Jin Jin, Maiday, Nina Nesbitt, Chiara Hunter, Becky Hill, Clare Maguire, Jamie Scott, Levi Lennox, Alex James, Ollie Green, Ed Drewett, Samuel Preston, Jimmy Napes, and Tobias Jesso Jr.

Listen to the audio clip for “Long Hot Summer” below.

Jasmine Thompson teams up with Nina Nesbitt, Red Triangle for debut album

23 Oct

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Jasmine Thompson has recorded new music with Nina Nesbitt and Red Triangle for upcoming debut album.

“Wrote a song the other day with @ninanesbitt and @redtrianglepro … Celebrated with biscuits and lots of tea,” the British singer-songwriter posted to Instagram on Sunday (October 23, 2016).

Nesbitt previously co-wrote “Phoenix” for Olivia Holt along with Ammar Malik and Steve Mac. The Scottish songstress also contributed to the forthcoming project by 70Hz / Virgin EMI recording artist DAKOTA.

Meanwhile, Red Triangle – consisting of Rick Parkhouse and George Tizzard – have produced songs for Green Day (“Still Breathing”), Charlie Puth (“As You Are”), Alex Newell (“Shame”) and Cheryl (“I Don’t Care”).

Thompson, on the other hand, is expected to release her first studio collection in 2017 through Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further contributions from Stephan Moccio (The Weeknd), Justin Tranter (Gwen Stefani), Julia Michaels (Years & Years), Mitch Allan (Kelly Clarkson) and Mattman & Robin (Hailee Steinfeld).

Watch the music video for “Chewing Gum” below.

DAKOTA hits the studio with Maegan Cottone, Luke Fitton

20 Oct

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British singer-songwriter DAKOTA – real name Sophie Elton – has recorded new music with Maegan Cottone and Luke Fitton.

Cottone’s songwriting resume boasts credits with Ferras (“Closer”), Britney Spears (“Pretty Girls”), Olly Murs (“Up”), Fleur East (“Know Your Name”) and Medina (“Good Enough”).

Meanwhile, Fitton previously co-penned songs for The Saturdays (“What Are You Waiting For?), Girls Aloud (“Every Now and Then), Little Mix (“Pretend It’s Okay”) and Rebecca Ferguson (“Mr. Bright Eyes”).

DAKOTA, on the other hand, is scheduled to release her first studio collection in 2017 via 70Hz Recordings and Virgin EMI Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Nina Nesbitt, Becky Hill, Ed Drewett, Laura Dockrill, Jamie Scott, Amy Wadge, Maiday, Chiara Hunter, Samuel Preston, and Karen Poole.

Current single “Long Hot Summer” – which was co-written by DAKOTA alongside Tim Woodcock – is now available for download via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Long Hot Summer” below.

Olivia Holt premieres “Phoenix” music video

23 Jun

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Olivia Holt has premiered the music video her new single online.

The singer-songwriter-actress posted the Raffi Adlin-directed clip for “Phoenix” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (June 23, 2016).

“Phoenix” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by fellow recording artist Nina Nesbitt along with Ammar Malik (Nick Jonas, Ariana Grande) and Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Ella Henderson).

The track also marks the first promotional cut from Holt’s debut album, which is expected to arrive later this year through Hollywood Records.

Watch the music video for “Phoenix” below.

Olivia Holt shares new single “Phoenix”

15 May

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Olivia Holt has shared her new single online.

The singer-songwriter-actress posted the audio clip for “Phoenix” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (May 12, 2016).

“Phoenix” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by fellow recording artist Nina Nesbitt along with Ammar Malik (Nick Jonas, Ariana Grande) and Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Ella Henderson).

The track also marks the first promotional cut from Holt’s upcoming debut album, which is expected to arrive later this year through Hollywood Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “Phoenix” below.