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Kara Marni drafts Laura Dockrill, Ollie Green for new collaboration

31 Oct

British singer/songwriter Kara Marni has drafted Laura Dockrill and Ollie Green for a new collaboration.

Dockrill’s songwriting resume boasts works with Anne-Marie (“Karate”), MNEK (“More than a Miracle”), Elli Ingram (“Table for Two”), Javeon (“Give Up”), Dornik (“Drive”), Jessie Ware (“Small Talk”) and Courage (“Wild at Heart”).

Meanwhile, Green is known for co-penning and/or producing cuts performed by Frances (“Love Me Again”), Alex Newell (“Devilish”), Freya Ridings (“Maps”), Jones (“Indulge”), Leo Kalyan (“Daydream”), Alan Walker (“Tired”), John Gibbons (“Sunglasses in the Rain”) and Gavin James (“Hearts on Fire”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Marni’s upcoming project – featuring the Sebastian Kole-penned / Invisible Men-produced lead single “Golden” – is expected to arrive early next year via Access Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Amy Wadge, Lauren Aquilina, Fabienne, Trey Campbell, Autumn Rowe, Grace Tither, Mullally, Steph Jones, Andrea Martin, Rachel Furner, Eyelar, Kingsley Brown, Maegan Cottone, Grace Barker, and Frances.

In addition to The Invisible Men, Marni has also worked with producers including Mac & Phil, Chris Loco, Lostboy, Maths Time Joy, Pantha, Fred Cox, Laconic, Joel Compass, Aston Rudi, and MNEK.

Watch the music video for “Golden” below.

JONES hits the studio with Laconic, Tom Havelock

15 Jul

British singer/songwriter Cherie Jones, professionally known as JONES, has teamed up with Tom Havelock and Laconic for a new collaboration.

Notable songwriting credits by Havelock include Kwabs’ “Forgiven,” Ginny Blackmore’s “Right Spot,” Taya’s “Deeper,” Ben Haenow’s “Brother,” Cheryl’s “A Million Lights,” Eric Prydz’s “Liberate,” and Aquilo’s “Never Hurt Again.”

Composed of Daniel Goudie and Ashley Milton, Laconic’s production resume boasts works with Cover Drive (“Easy Life”), Mic Lowry (“Whiskey Kisses”), Aston Merrygold (“Jazzman”), Karen Harding (“Chemistry”), Fleur East (“Heart Attack”), Sigrid (“Deep”) and KStewart (“Face Value”).

JONES, on the other hand, is expected to release her sophomore studio collection, which follows 2016’s “New Skin,” later this year via 37 Adventures.

The still-untitled project reportedly features additional alliances with Ollie Green (Stephen Puth), Isa Machine (Ella Henderson), Starsmith (Jess Glynne), Rachel Furner (Sam Smith), Martin Sjolie (Charlotte OC), Laura Dockrill (Jessie Ware), Ed Harcourt (James Bay) and Max McElligott (Rita Ora).

Watch the music video for “Hoops” 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.

JONES reunites with Ollie Green for new collaboration

25 Feb

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JONES has reunited with Ollie Green for a new collaboration.

Green previously co-wrote and produced “Indulge” for JONES, taken from the artist’s debut album, “New Skin.”

The British singer, songwriter, and record producer’s resume boasts further works with Frances (“Love Me Again”), RAYE (“Story”), Joel Compass (“Enlightened”), Leo Kalyan (“Daydream”), Phreeda Sharp (“Gold Car”), Amber Run (“Haze”), Hannah Trigwell (“Rectify”) and Joe Hertz (“Stay Lost”).

Meanwhile, JONES – real name Cherie Jones – is expected to release her sophomore studio collection later this year via 37 Adventures.

The still-untitled project reportedly features additional productions and songwriting contributions from Isa Machine (Maxine Ashley), Starsmith (Kylie Minogue), Rachel Furner (Craig David), Martin Sjolie (Sam Smith), Laura Dockrill (Dua Lipa) and Ed Harcourt (James Bay).

Stream JONES’ acoustic EP below.

Frances drafts Mojam Music for new single “No Matter”

28 Jan

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Frances has delivered her new single online.

“No Matter” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was produced by Mustafa Omer and James Murray of Mojam Music, who are also responsible for Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me,” Emeli Sande’s “Hurts,” Conor Maynard’s “Talkin’ About,” Gorgon City’s “Imagination,” James Arthur’s “Get Down,” and Sam Smith’s “Like I Can.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Frances – real name Sophie Cooke – will release her first studio collection “Things I’ve Never Said” – featuring singles “Say it Again” and “Don’t Worry About Me” – on March 17 via Cookie Records.

Other album contributors include Jimmy Napes, Greg Kurstin, Ollie Green, Steve Fitzmaurice, Two Inch Punch, Rachel Furner, Jonny Lattimer, Simon Aldred, Guy Chambers, and Howard Lawrence of Disclosure.

Listen to the audio clip for “No Matter” below.

JONES premieres music video for new single “Melt”

2 Aug

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JONES has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Melt” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (August 02, 2016).

“Melt” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by JONES along with Andrew “Andy” Clutterbuck and James Hatcher of Elektro-Soul production duo HONNE.

As mentioned in earlier posts, JONES’ first studio collection “New Skin” – featuring previous singles “Indulge” and “Hoops” – will be released on October 7 via 37 Adventures.

Other album contributors include Ollie Green (Alex Newell), Adam Argyle (Izzy Bizu), Martin Brammer (James Morrison), Laura Dockrill (Jessie Ware), Josh Record (Dua Lipa), Justin Parker (Lana Del Rey), and MNEK (Beyonce).

Watch the music video for “Melt” below.

JONES schedules release date for debut album “New Skin”

30 Jun

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JONES has scheduled the release date for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer-songwriter – real name Cherie Jones – will release “New Skin” on October 7th via 37 Adventures.

Current single “Melt” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by JONES along with Andrew “Andy” Clutterbuck and James Hatcher of Elektro-Soul production duo HONNE.

Other album contributors include Ollie Green (Alex Newell), Adam Argyle (Izzy Bizu), Martin Brammer (James Morrison), Laura Dockrill (Jessie Ware), Josh Record (Dua Lipa), Justin Parker (Lana Del Rey) and MNEK (Beyonce).

Watch an exclusive live performance of “Melt” below.