Tag Archives: Normani Kordei

Normani signs solo deal with Keep Cool / RCA Records

9 Apr

Fifth Harmony member Normani has signed a solo deal with Keep Cool / RCA Records, which is a new joint venture co-founded by Tunji Balogun.

RCA houses other artists including Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears, Chris Brown, Zayn Malik, Kesha, Miley Cyrus, Usher, Alicia Keys, Pink, Christina Aguilera, Tinashe, Martin Garrix, Era Istrefi, Craig David, and SZA.

Normani’s current promotional single “Love Lies” with labelmate Khalid, which was collectively produced by Jack Antonoff alongside Ryan “Charlie Handsome” Vojtesak and Jamil “Digi” Chammas, is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

For her debut album, Normani has worked with Stargate (Rita Ora, Charli XCX), Nija Charles (Chris Brown, Cardi B), August Rigo (Ginette Claudette, Justin Bieber), Boi-1da (Drake, Nicole Scherzinger), Tayla Parx (Ariana Grande, Janelle Monae) and Bonnie McKee (Ellie Goulding, Kelly Clarkson).

Watch the music video for “Love Lies” below.

Normani unveils new promotional single “Love Lies” with Khalid

14 Feb

American singer, songwriter, and dancer Normani has unveiled her new duet with fellow recording artist Khalid online.

“Love Lies” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Taken from the original motion picture soundtrack “Love, Simon;” the track was co-written by Taylor “Tayla Parx” Parks alongside Ryan “Charlie Handsome” Vojtesak and Jamil “Digi” Chammas.

Having signed a publishing deal with Tim Blacksmith and Danny D’s Stellar Songs, which also houses artists including Sam Smith and Grace Carter, Normani is expected to release her debut solo project later this year.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Stargate, Bonnie McKee, August Rigo, James Fauntleroy, Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, and Matthew “Boi-1da” Samuels.

Stream the audio clip for “Love Lies” below.

Normani Kordei announces release date for Khalid-duet “Love Lies”

13 Feb

American singer, songwriter, and dancer Normani Kordei has announced the release date for her new duet with fellow recording artist Khalid.

“Love Lies” is scheduled to arrive on February 14 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Taken from the upcoming original motion picture soundtrack “Love, Simon;” the track was co-written by Taylor “Tayla Parx” Parks alongside Ryan “Charlie Handsome” Vojtesak and Jamil “Digi” Chammas.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Kordei has signed a new publishing deal with Timmy Blacksmith and Danny D’s Stellar Songs and is expected drop her debut solo project later this year.

For the still-untitled collection, the Fifth Harmony star has teamed up with Stargate (Camila Cabello, Zara Larsson), Bonnie McKee (Kylie Minogue, Rita Ora), August Rigo (Kehlani, Chris Brown), James Fauntleroy (Rihanna, Bridget Kelly), Starrah (Madonna, Katy Perry) and Boi-1da (Drake, Nicki Minaj).

Normani Kordei signs publishing deal with Stellar Songs

3 Feb

American singer, songwriter, and dancer Normani Kordei has signed a new publishing deal with Stellar Songs.

Founded by Tim Blacksmith and Danny D, Stellar Songs also houses artists, songwriters and producers including Stargate, Emeli Sande, Kiesza, Sam Smith, Autumn Rowe, Diztortion, Charli XCX, Girli, Netsky, and Grace Carter.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Kordei’s upcoming debut album – featuring contributions from Bonnie McKee, August Rigo, Tayla Parx, Boi-1da, and Stargate – is scheduled to arrive later this year.

Kordei has also recorded a new duet with fellow recording artist Khalid entitled “Love Lies,” taken from the upcoming original motion picture soundtrack “Love, Simon.” The track was co-written by Tayla Parks alongside Ryan “Charlie Handsome” Vojtesak and Jamil “Digi” Chammas.

Normani Kordei enlists Boi-1da for new collaboration

21 Jan

American singer, songwriter, and dancer Normani Kordei of Fifth Harmony has enslisted Boi-1da for a new collaboration.

Born Matthew Jehu Samuels, Boi-1da recently co-produced “No Limit” for G-Eazy alongside regular collaborator Allen Ritter. The ASAP Rocky & Cardi B-assisted track peaked to number four on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Boi-1da’s resume boasts additional works with Drake (“Controlla”), Tinashe (“Party Favors”), Rihanna (“Work”), Teyana Taylor (“Broken Hearted Girl”), Chris Brown (“Party Hard”), Lana Del Rey (“Summer Bummer”), Keri Hilson (“Buyou”), Nicole Scherzinger (“Casualty”) and Kelly Rowland (“Red Wine”).

Meanwhile, Kordei’s upcoming debut solo project – featuring further contributions from Stargate, Bonnie McKee, and Tayla Parx – is expected to arrive later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Kordei has also recorded a new duet with fellow recording artist Khalid entitled “Love Lies,” taken from the upcoming original motion picture soundtrack “Love, Simon.” The track was co-written by Tayla Parks alongside Ryan “Charlie Handsome” Vojtesak and Jamil “Digi” Chammas.

Fifth Harmony drafts Happy Perez for new album

22 Apr

American pop quartet Fifth Harmony – composed of Normani Kordei, Dinah Jane, Ally Brooke and Lauren Jauregui – has drafted Nathan Perez, professionally known as Happy Perez, for their third album.

Perez’s notable production credits include Halsey’s “Now or Never,” Machine Gun Kelly’s “At My Best,” Daley’s “Love Somebody,” Ella Henderson’s “The Last Time,” Frank Ocean’s “We All Try,” K. Michelle’s “Pay My Bills,” Mariah Carey’s “#Beautiful,” and Baby Bash’s “Suga Suga.”

Fans of his production works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Chloe x Halle [Parkwood / Columbia Records], Tamera Foster [Syco Music], Demi Lovato [Safehouse / Island / Republic / Hollywood Records], Miguel [RCA Records] and Tory Lanez [Mad Love / Interscope Records].

Meanwhile, Fifth Harmony are scheduled to release the follow-up to 2016’s “7/27” later this year via Syco Music and Epic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further productions from Digital Farm Animals (Liam Payne), Fredro (Alessia Cara), Jason Evigan (Bebe Rexha), Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Jennifer Lopez), Vincent Berry (Beyonce), Gian Stone (Nick Jonas) and The Monsters & Strangerz (Zara Larsson).

Stream “7/27” below.

Fifth Harmony premiere “Write on Me” music video

9 May

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Fifth Harmony have premiered a new music video online.

The pop quintet – composed of members Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Lauren Jauregui, Camila Cabello and Dinah Jane –posted the visual clip for “Write on Me” to their Vevo channel on Friday (May 06, 2016).

“Write on Me” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Priscilla Renea Hamilton (David Guetta, Selena Gomez) and Simon Wilcox (Britney Spears, Nick Jonas).

Production duties were collectively handled by Mikkel Storleer Eriksen and Tor Erik Hermansen of Stargate (Gwen Stefani, Kylie Minogue) and Kygo (Ella Henderson, Conrad Sewell).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Fifth Harmony will release their second studio collection “7/27” – featuring lead single “Work from Home” – on May 27 via Syco Music in partnership with Epic Records.

The keenly awaited project serves as the follow-up to 2015’s “Reflection,” which peaked to number five on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned three singles in the shape of “Worth It,” “Sledgehammer” and “Bo$$.”

Other musicians backing Fifth Harmony on “7/27” are Jack Antonoff, Tinashe, Lukas Loules, Julia Michaels, Alexander Kronlund, Taylor Parks, Max Martin, Shellback, Tommy Brown, Victoria Monet, JHart, Negin Djafari, Aaron Pearce, Jude Demorest, Ammo, Brian Lee, Dallas K, Eskeerdo, and Jared Cotter.

Watch the music video for “Write on Me” below.