Tag Archives: Olivia Waithe

Livvi Franc reunites with Parker Ighile for new collaboration

9 Oct

Bajan singer/songwriter Olivia Waithe, known professionally as Livvi Franc, has reunited with Parker Ighile for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on international hit single “What Now,” taken from Rihanna’s seventh studio collection, “Unapologetic,” which topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Ighile’s production resume boasts additional works with Ariana Grande (“Piano”), Jessie J (“Do It Like a Dude”), Nicki Minaj (“Four Door Avantador”), Angel (“Wonderful”), Tamera Foster (“Romeo”) and Dyo (“Arena”).

Meanwhile, Franc has currently penned “Babygirl” for Roc Nation recording artist Maeta alongside Norwegian record producer Fred Ball. The track is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

Formerly signed to Sony Music imprint Jive Records, Franc has also penned songs for Britney Spears (“Trouble for Me”), Ciara (“Overdose”), Selena Gomez (“Save the Day”), Leona Lewis (“Shake You Up”), Kelly Clarkson (“The War is Over”) and Zara Larsson (“What They Say”).

Stream the audio clip for “Automatik” below.

 

Maeta teams with Livvi Franc, Fred Ball for new single “Babygirl”

24 Sep

American singer/songwriter Maeta Hall, known mononymously as Maeta, has released her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Olivia “Livvi Franc” Waithe, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “What Now,” Britney Spears’ “Trouble for Me,” Ciara’s “Overdose,” Selena Gomez’s “Save the Day,” Leona Lewis’ “Shake You Up,” Kelly Clarkson’s “The War is Over,” and Zara Larsson’s “What They Say.”

Production duties on “Babygirl” were handled by Fred Ball, whose other credits include Toni Braxton’s “Please,” Mariah Carey’s “One Mo ‘Gen,” Raye’s “Love Me Again,” Justine Skye’s “Heaven,” Zara Larsson’s “One Mississippi,” Roses Gabor’s “Turkish Delight,” and Jessie Ware’s “Slow Me Down.”

Maeta’s debut project – featuring previous single “Be Mine” (which was also co-written by Livvi Franc alongside Arin Ray and Derrus Rachel and produced by Jason Pounds) – is expected to arrive later this year via Roc Nation Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Babygirl” below.

 

Blithe enlists Shae Jacobs, Freedo for new single “Bad”

5 Sep

British singer/songwriter Blithe Saxton, known mononymously as Blithe, has released her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Shae Jacobs (Ingrid Andress, Molly Rainford) and Fridolin “Freedo” Walcher (Zara Larsson, Claudia Valentina).

Blithe’s upcoming EP – featuring previous single “Masochistic” (which was co-written by Hannah Wilson and produced by Scott Effman) – is expected to arrive later this year/early next year via Sweat Entertainment.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further contributions from Mike Woods, Lisa Scinta, Trey Campbell, Kathryn Ostenberg, Joe London, Olivia Waithe, Danny Majic, Chiara Hunter, and Sermstyle.

Stream the audio clip for “Bad” below.

 

Blithe releases new promotional single “Masochistic”

4 Jul

British singer/songwriter Blithe Saxon, known mononymously as Blithe, has released her new promotional single online.

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

The track was written by Blithe alongside Hannah Wilson (Grace Ackerman, Lauren Aquilina) and Scott Effman (Sofia Reyes, Olivia Holt).

Blithe’s upcoming project, which serves as the follow-up to “Don’t Blink” EP, is expected to arrive later this year via Sweat Entertainment.

The still-untitled collection reportedly features further contributions from Shae Jacobs, Olivia Waithe, Jordan Reyes, Simon Rosen, Chiara Hunter, Danny Majic, Sermstyle, Joe London, Phil Cook, Trey Campbell, Frans Mernick, Mike Woods, Kathryn Ostenberg, Lisa Scinta, and Mark Nilan Jr.

Stream the audio clip for “Masochistic” below.

Dinah Jane releases self-titled bundle of three new singles

19 Apr

Dinah Jane has released a self-titled bundle of three new songs online.

“Dinah Jane 1” – featuring “Heard It All Before” (co-written by Micah Powell and produced by Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem), “Pass Me By” (co-written by Jocelyn Donald and produced by Mel & Mus) and “Fix It” (co-written by Hayley Gene Penner and produced by Theron “Neff-U” Feemster) – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Besides signing a solo record deal with L.A. Reid’s HITCO and releasing her debut single “Bottled Up” (featuring Marc E. Bassy and Ty Dolla Sign) in 2018, Jane has also recorded new music producers Electric, Amy Allen, Rob Knox, Jenna Andrews, Danja, Olivia Waithe, Jussifer, Victoria Monet, Oak Felder, Delacey, Sam Fischer, and Priscilla Renea.

Stream “Heard It All Before,” “Pass My By” and “Fix It” below.

Blithe Saxon premieres music video for new single “Don’t Blink”

12 Apr

Blithe Saxon has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Don’t Blink” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Thursday (April 11, 2019).

“Don’t Blink” was written by Saxon alongside Bryn Christopher (Imani Williams, Ella Eyre) and Fridolin “Freedo” Walcher (Zara Larsson, Fleur East).

Blithe’s debut mini-collection of the same name – featuring four additional songs in the shape of “Mission,” “Bad Habit,” “Work it Out” and “Smoke & Kisses” – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

For her next project, Saxon has reportedly worked with Phil Cook (Jasmine Thompson), Chiara Hunter (David Guetta), Jamie “Sermstyle” Sanderson (Jason Derulo), Olivia Waithe (Britney Spears), Jason “Rabitt” Wu (Charlotte Lawrence), Mark Spencer (Kylie Minogue) and Scott Effman (Olivia Holt).

Watch the music video for “Don’t Blink” below.

Liza Owen teams with Olivia Waithe for new collaboration

13 Mar

Liza Owen has teamed up with Olivia Waithe for a new collaboration.

Formerly known as Livvi Franc, Waithe has previously penned songs for Rihanna (“What Now”), Britney Spears (“Trouble for Me”), Demi Lovato (“Two Pieces”), Selena Gomez (“Save the Day”), Leona Lewis (“Shake You Up”), Ciara (“Overdose”) and Kelly Clarkson (“The War is Over”).

Under her former management team Kerrie Thomas-Armstrong and Allison Hunte, Waithe signed a recording contract with now-defunct Jive Records and worked with top producers for her debut album “Underground Sunshine” including Future Cut (“Hummingbird”), Greg Kurstin (“She Loves Love”), RedOne (“Automatic”) and Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem (“My Window”).

Meanwhile, Owen’s current promotional single “Room Full of Boxes” – which was co-written by Sean Myer alongside London Jackson and Jacob Ames of X Lovers – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Besides regular collaborators Andrew Haas and Ian Franzino of AfterHrs, Owen has also been in the studio with Banx & Ranx, Chloe Angelides, Teddy Geiger, Emily Weisband, Jesse Saint John, Shungudzo, Big Taste, Steph Jones, Danny Parker, Tayla Parx, Steve Mac, and The Monsters & Strangerz.

Stream the audio clip for “Room Full of Boxes” below.