Tag Archives: Oliver Heldens

Craig David enlists Max Wolfgang for new collaboration

20 Dec

Craig David has enlisted Max Wolfgang for a new collaboration.

The British singer/songwriter (born Max McElligot) has previously penned songs for Kygo & John Newman (“Never Let You Go”), Zayn Malik (“Back to Life”), Paloma Faith (“Loyal”), Kylie Minogue (“Your Body”), Chelcee Grimes (“Just Like That”), Jackson Penn (“Streetlights on Mars”) and Rudimental ft. Ed Sheeran (“Lay It All On Me”).

Signed to Universal Music Publishing Group UK, McElligott has also contributed to the next projects by Dan Caplen, Ella Eyre, Kwabs, Zara Larsson, Birdy, Crystal Fighters, Dolapo, John Legend, Lennon Stella, Mae Muller, Olivia Deano, Stephen Puth, and Zak Abel.

Meanwhile, David is reportedly working on his upcoming eighth album with songwriters and producers including Fraser T. Smith, Cathy Dennis, Naughty Boy, Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Ed Drewett, Nile Rodgers, Rachel Furner, ADP, Carmen Reece, Oliver Heldens, Grace Barker, Alan Sampson, and Banx & Ranx.

David’s last studio collection “The Time is Now,” which was released earlier this year, peaked to number two on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “Heartline,” “I Know You” and “Magic.”

Stream the audio clip for “Brand New” below.

Craig David enlists Cathy Dennis for new collaboration

22 Nov

Craig David has enlisted Cathy Dennis for a new collaboration.

The former British recording artist is known for co-writing Kylie Minogue’s “Can’t Get You Out of My Head,” Britney Spears’s “Toxic,” Katy Perry’s “I Kissed a Girl,” Janet Jackson’s “Island Life,” Rachel Stevens’ “Sweet Dreams My LA Ex,” Livvi Franc’s “Automatik,” and Spice Girls’ “Bumper to Bumper.”

Dennis has also worked with producers including Stargate, Greg Kurstin, Scott Storch, Devonte Hynes, Mark Ronson, Greg Wells, Jack Splash, Rick Nowels, Christopher Braide, Guy Chambers, Harvey Mason Jr., and Future Cut.

Besides regular collaborators Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett and Fraser T. Smith, Craig David has also worked on new music with Naughty Boy, Ed Drewett, Nile Rodgers, Rachel Furner, ADP, Carmen Reece, Oliver Heldens, Grace Barker, Alan Sampson, and Banx & Ranx.

David’s last studio collection “The Time is Now,” which was released earlier this year, peaked to number two on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “Heartline,” “I Know You” and “Magic.”

Watch the music video for “Just Another Dream” below.

Craig David hits the studio with Naughty Boy, Ed Drewett

15 Nov

Craig David has teamed up with Naughty Boy and Ed Drewett for a new collaboration.

“Blessed day writing with my brothers @craigdavid and @eddrewett can’t wait for you all to hear what we have created, some songs are made with pure magic in the air, and I’m grateful for this song and for our conversations,” Naughty Boy posted to Instagram on Thursday (15 November 2018).

Besides previously working with David on “Going On” and “Couldn’t Be Mine,” Drewett is also responsible for co-writing Jonas Blue’s “Polaroid,” Little Mix’s “Black Magic,” Louisa Johnson’s “So Good,” Sinead Harnett’s “Do It Anyway,” Britney Spears’ “Hard to Forget Ya,” and Olly Murs’s “Hand on Heart.”

Meanwhile, Naughty Boy’s production resume boasts works with Emeli Sande (“Heaven”), Leona Lewis (“Trouble”), Rihanna (“Half of Me”), Mary J. Blige (“Pick Me Up”), James Arthur (“Supposed”), Marlon Roudette (“Anti Hero”), Tanika Bailey (“Runaway”) and Cheryl Cole (“Craziest Things”).

As mentioned on earlier posts, David has recently worked on new music with Nile Rodgers, Jin Jin, Rachel Furner, ADP, Carmen Reece, Oliver Heldens, Grace Barker, Alan Sampson, and Banx & Ranx.

His last studio collection “The Time is Now,” which was released earlier this year, peaked to number two on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “Heartline,” “I Know You” and “Magic.”

Stream the audio clip for “Going On” below.

KStewart releases music video for new single “Keeping You Up”

19 May

 

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KStewart has released the music video for her new single online.

The British singer and songwriter posted the visual clip for “Keeping You Up” to her official YouTube channel on Monday (May 18, 2015).

“Keeping You Up” – available for download from June 1 – was helmed by UK producer Shift K3Y, who scored a top three single in 2014 with “Touch.”

The track also marks the first promotional cut from KStewart’s upcoming debut album, which will hit stores and digital outlets later this year under her own imprint Cherry Jam Records.

Kate previously featured on TCTS’ single “Games” [MTA Records] and Oliver Heldens’  “Last All Night (Koala)” [Parlophone Records].

She also collaborated with fellow UK musicians including MNEK (Madonna, Kylie Minogue), Becky Hill (Little Mix, Conor Maynard), Joel Compass (Laura Welsh, FKA twigs) and Bondax (Tanya Lacey, Karma Kid).

Watch the music video for “Keeping You Up” below.

Oliver Heldens debuts new single “Last All Night (Koala)” with KStewart

9 Oct

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Oliver Heldens has debuted his new single online.

The Dutch record producer posted the audio clip for “Last All Night (Koala)” to his official SoundCloud page on Wednesday (October 09, 2014).

“Last All Night (Koala)” – featuring KStewart – was co-written by Becky Hill (Little Mix, Conor Maynard) and MNEK (Karen Harding, Tamera Foster).

The track will be available for download from November 30 via iTunes (UK) in partnership with FFRR Records / Spinnin Records / Parlophone Records.

Heldens’ last single, the Becky Hill-assisted “Gecko (Overdrive),” debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart.

Listen to “Koala (Last All Night)” below.

Becky Hill shares music video for new single “Losing”

30 Sep

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Becky Hill has shared the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Losing” to her official YouTube page on Monday (September 29, 2014).

“Losing” was co-written and produced by MNEK, whose credits also include Tanika’s “Bad 4 U” [Tim & Danny Music], Karen Harding’s “Say Something” [Capitol Records] and Gorgon City’s “Here for You” [Virgin EMI Records].

The highly-anticipated debut album by Hill is expected to be released later this year via Warner Music Group / Parlophone Records.

For the still-untitled studio collection, she has teamed up with Toby Gad (Beyonce, Alicia Keys), Jarrad Rogers (Ella Eyre, Rebecca Ferguson), Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware, Sam Smith) and TMS (Paloma Faith, Emeli Sande).

The “Caution to the Wind” star also co-wrote songs for the upcoming projects by Conor Maynard [Parlophone Records], Little Mix [Columbia Records], Bondax [Relentless Records] and Oliver Heldens [Parlophone Records].

Watch the music video for “Losing” – available from 9th November – below.

Becky Hill announces new single “Losing”

11 Sep

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Becky Hill has announced the title for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “Losing” as the second promotional release from her upcoming debut album on Parlophone Records.

The track was co-written and produced by MNEK, who also teamed up with artist on “Gecko (Overdrive)” by Oliver Heldens [Parlophone Records] and “All I See” by Bondax f/ Tanya Lacey [Relentless Records].

Other musicians backing Hill on the as-yet-untitled LP are Two Inch Punch (Miguel, Ed Sheeran), Toby Gad (Beyonce, Alicia Keys), Jarrad “Jaz” Rogers (Charli XCX, Demi Lovato) and TMS (Ella Eyre, Paloma Faith).

Watch the music video for “Caution to the Wind” below.