Tag Archives: Nineteen85 (musician)

Nicki Minaj premieres “Only” music video

14 Dec

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Nicki Minaj has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The rapper, singer and songwriter posted the Hannah Lux Davis-directed clip for “Only” to her official Vevo page on Friday (December 12, 2014).

“Only” – featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – is lifted from the artist’s upcoming third album, “The Pinkprint,” out on December 15 via iTunes in partnership with Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Production duties on “Only” were handled by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Katy Perry, Avril Lavigne), Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Rihanna, Miley Cyrus) and Jeremy “JMike” Coleman (Selena Gomez, Britney Spears).

The follow-up to 2012’s “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” also includes previous promotional cuts, the Ester Dean-assisted “Pills N Potions” and Da Internz / Polow Da Don -produced “Anaconda.”

Other album contributors include Parker Ighile, Rock City, Shama Joseph, Boi-1da, Sarah Hudson, Vinylz, Katy Perry, Hit-Boy, Jessie Ware, Mike WiLL Made It, Jacob Kasher, Nineteen85, Alex Da Kid, and Kane Beatz.

Watch the music video for “Only” below.

Elle Varner hits the studio with Taylor Parks, Nineteen85

18 Nov

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Elle Varner has teamed up with Taylor Parks and Nineteen85.

It is yet to be known whether last night’s session was intended for another artist or Varner’s upcoming sophomore album.

Parks is responsible for co-writing “Rick James” by Keyshia Cole [Interscope Records], “My Everything” by Ariana Grande [Republic Records] and “Bo$$” by Fifth Harmony [Syco Music / Epic Records].

Meanwhile, recent songwriting and production credits by Nineteen85 – born Paul Jefferies – are Jennifer Hudson’s “Dangerous” [RCA Records] and Jessie Ware’s “Desire” [PMR / Island Records].

As previously reported, Varner is expected to release her next studio collection “4 Letter Word” later this year via MBK Entertainment / RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2012’s “Perfectly Imperfect” reportedly features productions from Shama Joseph (Rihanna, Chris Brown), Darhyl Camper (John Legend, Nicki Minaj) and Benny Cassette (Keri Hilson, Sevyn Streeter).

Watch the music video for “Fuck it All” below.

Jessie Ware reveals new album “Tough Love” credits

12 Oct

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Jessie Ware has revealed the official credits for her upcoming sophomore album.

The British singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Tough Love” in the United Kingdom on October 13 via PMR Records and Island Records UK.

Current single “Say You Love Me” – written by Jessie Ware and Ed Sheeran along with Benjamin Levin and Benjamin Ash of songwriting and production duo BenZel – is now available for download via iTunes (UK).

The follow-up to 2012’s “Devotion” boasts further contributions from Miguel, James Ford, Dave Okumu, Sam Dew, Devonte Hynes, Jimmy Napes, William “Tourist” Phillips, Emile Haynie, Julio Bashmore and Paul “Nineteen85” Jefferies.

Peep the songwriting and production credits for “Tough Love” below.

“Tough Love”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Benjamin Levin / Benjamin Ash).
Produced By: (BenZel – Benny Blanco and Two Inch Punch).

“You & I (Forever)”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Miguel Pimentel / Benjamin Levin / Benjamin Ash).
Produced By: (BenZel – Benny Blanco and Two Inch Punch).

“Cruel”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Dave Okumu / James Ford).
Produced By: (Dave Okumu / James Ford).

“Say You Love Me”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Ed Sheeran / Benjamin Levin / Benjamin Ash).
Produced By: (BenZel – Benny Blanco and Two Inch Punch).

“Sweetest Song”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Sam Dew / Dave Okumu).
Produced By: (Dave Okumu).

“Kind Of…Sometimes…Maybe”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Miguel Pimentel / Benjamin Levin / Benjamin Ash).
Produced By: (BenZel – Benny Blanco and Two Inch Punch).

“Want Your Feeling”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Devonte “Blood Orange” Hynes).
Produced By: (James Ford).

“Pieces”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Jimmy Napes / William “Tourist” Phillips).
Produced By: (Emile Haynie).

“Keep on Lying”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Sam Dew / Matthew Walker).
Produced By: (Julio Bashmore).

“Champagne Kisses”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Sam Dew / Benjamin Levin / Benjamin Ash).
Produced By: (BenZel – Benny Blanco and Two Inch Punch).

“Desire”
Written By: (Jessie Ware / Daniel Daley / Paul Jefferies).
Produced By: (Nineteen85).