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Miguel unwraps new album “Wildheart” tracklisting

10 Jun

 

Miguel - Wild Heart

Miguel has unwrapped the tracklisting for his upcoming third album.

The singer, songwriter and record producer is scheduled to release “Wildheart” on June 30 through ByStorm Entertainment and RCA Records.

Lead single “Coffee (Fucking)” – featuring rapper Wale – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Wildheart” serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Kaleidoscope Dream,” which peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and delivered singles including “Adorn,” “Do You…” and “How Many Drinks?”

Among the musicians backing Miguel on the new CD are Benny Blanco (Ciara, Katy Perry), Warren “Oak” Felder (Brandy, Nicki Minaj), Benny Cassette (Kanye West, Lily Allen) and Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Rihanna, K. Michelle).

Peep the tracklisting for “Wildheart” below.

(01) A Beautiful Exit / (02) Exit / (03) The Valley / (04) Coffee (Fucking ) [featuring Wale] / (05) NWA [featuring Kurupt] / (06) Waves / (07) What’s Normal Anyway / (08) Hollywood Dreams / (09)  Destinado a morir / (10) …Goingtohell / (11) Flesh / (12) Leaves / (13) Face the Sun [featuring Lenny Kravitz]

Treasure Davis debuts new single “Heart Flavored Sucker”

27 May

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Treasure Davis has shared her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Heart Flavored Sucker” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (May 26, 2015).

Production duties on “Sucker” were handled by Brandon “B.A.M.” Hodge, whose other credits include Chris Brown’s “Autumn Leaves” [RCA], K. Michelle’s “Love ‘Em All” [Atlantic] and Kandace Springs’ “Love Got in the Way” [Capitol].

The Luke Christopher-assisted track is also lifted from the Davis’ upcoming mini-album, “Heart Flavored Summer,” out soon via iTunes in partnership with ByStorm Entertainment  and RCA Records.

Other musicians backing Davis on “Heart Flavored Summer” are Warren Felder (Usher, Jennifer Lopez), Andrew Wansel (Miguel, Alicia Keys), Steve Mostyn (Tamia, Emeli Sande) and Ronald Colson (Brandy, Wiz Khalifa).

Listen to the audio clip for “Heart Flavored Sucker” below.

Tamia drafts Claude Kelly, Chuck Harmony for new song “Lipstick”

1 May

Claude, Chuck, Tamia

Tamia has revealed a new song title from her upcoming sixth album.

“Lipstick” is slotted for inclusion on the Canadian singer/songwriter’s next studio collection “Love Life,” out on June 9th under Def Jam Recordings.

The track was written by Tamia along with Claude Kelly and Chuck Harmony, who have also worked with Fantasia (“Bittersweet”), Jessie J (“I Miss Her”), Chrisette Michelle (“Blame It on Me”) and Tori Kelly (“Funny”).

Kelly and Harmony have also formed a new group called Louis York. Their debut single “Clair Huxtable” is now available for download via iTunes.

Tamia’s last studio album, 2013’s “Beautiful Surprise,” was released via EMI Records and peaked to number six on the US R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart.

Current single “Sandwich and a Soda” was co-written by Alicia Renea (Rihanna, Ariana Grande) and produced by Warren Felder (Brandy, K. Michelle), Andrew Wansel (Usher, Nicki Minaj) and Steve Mostyn (Miguel, Elle Varner).

Other musicians backing Tamia on “Love Life” are Johnta Austin (Mariah Carey, Jordin Sparks), Bryan Michael Cox (Ciara, Faith Evans), Tricky Stewart (Pink, Nicole Scherzinger) and The-Dream (Mary J. Blige, Celine Dion).

Watch the music video for Louis York’s “Clair Huxtable” below.

Jason Derulo announces new album “Everything is 4”

7 Apr

Jason Derulo - Everything is 4

Jason Derulo has announced the details for his upcoming fourth album.

The singer/songwriter christened his next studio collection “Everything is 4” and will release it on June 2 under Beluga Heights and Warner Bros. Records.

Lead single “Want to Want Me” – which was produced by Ian Kirkpatrick and written by Derulo along with Lindy Robbins, Mitch Allan and Sam Martin – is now available for download via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Everything is 4” serves as the follow-up to 2014’s “Talk Dirty,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned international hit singles “Wiggle,” “Trumpets,” “Marry Me” and “The Other Side.”

On the production front, the keenly-awaited CD boasts alliances with Motesart (Sia, Celine Dion), DJ Mustard (Omarion, Chris Brown), Warren “Oak” Felder (Rihanna, Nicki Minaj) and Steve Mostyn (Brandy, Jessie Ware).

Album songwriters are Taylor Parks (Elle Varner, Tori Kelly), Guordan Banks (K. Michelle, John Legend), Ross Golan (Flo Rida, Prince Royce), Marlon Bonds (Kelly Rowland, Enrique Iglesias) and Talay Riley (Jessie J, Keri Hilson).

In related news, Derulo recently co-wrote “Chingalinga” for newcomer Alyxx Dionne along with Sean Douglas, Jason Evigan and Jonas Jeberg. The track is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with RCA Records and Derulo’s newly-launched label Future History Records.

Listen to the Wallpaper-produced “Get Ugly” below.

Tamia releases new single “Sandwich and a Soda”

24 Feb

Tamia - Sanwich and a Soda

Tamia has released her new single online.

“Sandwich and a Soda” is now available for download via iTunes (US) in partnership with Universal Music Group imprint Def Jam Recordings.

The track was co-written by Andrew “Pop” Wansel, whose resume includes works for Azealia Banks (“Chasing Time”), Elle Varner (“Cold Case”), Gabi Wilson (“Something to Prove”) and K. Michelle (“Something About the Night”).

Production duties were handled by Warren “Oak” Felder and Steve “Aceface” Mostyn, who are also responsible for Nicki Minaj’s “The Crying Game” f/ Jessie Ware [Republic Records] and Kelly Clarkson’s “Invincible” [RCA Records].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tamia’s next studio album “Love Life” will hit stores and digital outlets later this year.

The follow-up to 2012’s “Beautiful Surprise” boasts further songwriting contributions from Johnta Austin (Mariah Carey, Trey Songz), Claude Kelly (Toni Braxton, Leona Lewis) and The-Dream (Celine Dion, Nicole Scherzinger).

On the production front, Tamia has teamed with Da Internz (Usher, Sevyn Streeter), Chuck Harmony (Rihanna, Jessie J), Bryan Michael Cox (Aaliyah, Chris Brown) and Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Brandy, Jennifer Lopez).

Listen to “Sandwich and a Soda” below.

Tamia announces new single “Sandwich and a Soda”

19 Feb

Tamia - Sanwich and a Soda

Tamia has announced the details for her new single.

The Canadian singer/songwriter christened “Sandwich and a Soda” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming album, “Love Life,” out on June 9 via Universal Music Group imprint Def Jam Recordings.

Among the musicians backing Tamia on “Love Life” are Da Internz, Johnta Austin, Chuck Harmony, Bryan Michael Cox, Claude Kelly, Warren Felder, Andrew Wansel, The-Dream, Tricky Stewart, and The Stereotypes.

Tamia’s last studio collection, 2012’s “Beautiful Surprise,” peaked to number six on the US Billboard Top R&B / Hip-Hop Albums Chart and spawned hit singles “Give Me You” and the Salaam Remi-produced “Beautiful Surprise.”

Watch the music video for “So Into You” below.

Monica confirms new album “Code Red”

10 Feb

Monica

Monica has confirmed the title for her upcoming eighth album.

The R&B songbird christened her next studio collection “Code Red” and will release it later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

“Code Red” serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “New Life,” which peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and featured singles “Anything (To Find You),” “Until It’s Gone” and “It All Belongs to Me.”

On the songwriting and production front, “Code Red” boasts contributions from Polow Da Don, Keri Hilson, Nathaniel “Danja” Hills, Timbaland, Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox, Warren “Oak” Felder and Andrew “Pop” Wansel.

Watch the music video “Anything (To Find You)” below.