Tag Archives: Polydor Records

Raye unleashes new promotional single “Decline”

3 Nov

British singer/songwriter Rachel Keen, known mononymously as Raye, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Decline” – which was co-written by regular collaborator Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett and produced by Fraser T. Smith – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Raye’s next project and follow-up to 2016’s “Second” is expected to arrive early next year via Polydor Records.

On the songwriting front, Raye recently co-penned “If I Get My Way” for Little Mix alongside Sam “RØMANS” Roman and TMS (aka Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn, and Thomas “Froe” Barnes).

Fans of her songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Rihanna, Stefflon Don, Jess Glynne, Era Istrefi, Mabel McVey, Rudimental, Anne-Marie, Naughty Boy, Ellie Goulding, Ray BLK, and Louisa Johnson.

Stream the audio clip for “Decline” below.

Mabel drafts Lostboy for new collaboration

24 Oct

British singer/songwriter Mabel has drafted Lostboy for a new collaboration.

The record producer and songwriter has helmed songs for MAAD (“Wonderland”), Gabrielle Aplin (“Waking Up Slow”), Skinny Living (“Why”), Caitlyn Scarlett (“Hell for a Honeymoon”), Sarah Close (“Call Me Out”), Lauren Faith (“Let Them Talk”) and Marlon Roudette (“Ultra Love”).

Lostboy (born Peter Rycroft) has also contributed to the next projects by Years & Years, Taya, Amber-Simone, Elley Duhe, KStewart, Molly Rainford, Becky Hill, Dakota, Ella Henderson, Fleur East, Kara Marni, L Devine, Antigoni Buxton, Nina Nesbitt, Hannah Jane Lewis, Ella Eyre, Arlissa, and Tom Walker.

Meanwhile, Mabel is expected to release her debut studio collection early next year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional alliances with The Electric, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, JD Reid, Kelly Kiara, MNEK, Negin Djafari, Tre Jean-Marie, Raye, Jordan Riley, Marlon Roudette, and TMS.

Mabel’s current mixtape “Ivy to Roses” – featuring promotional singles “Finders Keepers” and “Begging” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the audio clip for “Low Key” below.

Raye connects with Somewhere Else for new promotional single “Glue”

21 Oct

British singer/songwriter Rachel Keen, known mononymously as Raye, has teamed with Canadian electronic music duo Somewhere Else for their new promotional single “Glue,” which is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Composed of Billy Walsh and Carlo “Illangelo” Montagnese; Somewhere Else have also composed songs for Alicia Keys (“In Common”), Post Malone (“I Fall Apart”) and Majid Jordan (“Something About You”).

Meanwhile, Raye is expected to release her debut studio collection early next year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

As a songwriter, she recently co-penned “Don’t Think About It” for Roc Nation signee Justine Skye alongside Sam Romans and TMS (aka Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn, and Thomas “Froe” Barnes).

Additionally, the “U Don’t Know Me” star has reportedly contributed to the next projects by Stefflon Don, Rihanna, Jess Glynne, Little Mix, Era Istrefi, Paloma Faith, Mabel McVey, Rudimental, Anne-Marie, Naughty Boy, Ellie Goulding, Ray BLK, Louisa Johnson, and MØ.

Stream the audio clip for “Glue” below.

Mabel enlists Ghosted for new collaboration

19 Oct

British singer/songwriter Mabel has teamed up with London-based songwriting and production team Ghosted (aka TMS) for a new collaboration.

Composed of Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas “Froe” Barnes; Ghosted are responsible for Justine Skye’s “Don’t Think About It,” Zac Samuel’s “Play it Cool,” Dua Lipa’s “Bad Together,” Craig David’s “Change My Love,” Louisa Johnson’s “Best Behaviour,” and G-Eazy’s “Me, Myself, & I.”

The trio’s current promotional single “Get Some” – featuring guest vocals from Virgin EMI recording artist Kamille – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, Mabel is expected to release her debut studio collection early next year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled project, which follows current mixtape “Ivy to Roses,” reportedly boasts further contributions from The Electric, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Dre Skull, Maxi Millz, JD Reid, Kelly Kiara, MNEK, Raye, Tre Jean-Marie, Negin Djafari, Jean Baptiste Kouame, and Marlon Roudette.

Fans of Ghosted’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Maroon 5, Anne-Marie, Niall Horan, Paloma Faith, Era Istrefi, Noah Cyrus, Louis Tomlinson, Alma, Sabina Ddumba, Calum Scott, Jess Glynne, Ellie Goulding, Nick Jonas, Ella Henderson, and Rihanna.

Stream the audio clip for “Get Some” below.

Raye reunites with Sarah Hudson for new collaboration

18 Oct

British singer/songwriter Rachel Agatha Keen, professionally known as Raye, has reunited with Sarah Hudson for a new collaboration.

The pair previously co-wrote “Come at Me,” taken from American recording artist Dev’s sophomore album, “I Only See You When I’m Sleeping.”

Hudson’s songwriting resume boasts additional works for Katy Perry (“Swish Swish”), Dua Lipa (“Genesis”), Charli XCX (“Babygirl”), Santigold (“Banshee”), Nicki Minaj (“Get on Your Knees”), Iggy Azalea (“Black Widow”), Idina Menzel (“Queen of Swords”) and Justin Bieber (“The Feeling”).

Raye, on the other hand, is expected to release her debut studio collection early next year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

As a songwriter, she recently co-penned “Don’t Think About It” for Roc Nation signee Justine Skye alongside Sam Romans and TMS (aka Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn, and Thomas “Froe” Barnes).

Additionally, the “U Don’t Know Me” star has reportedly contributed to the next projects by Stefflon Don, Rihanna, Jess Glynne, Little Mix, Era Istrefi, Paloma Faith, Mabel McVey, Rudimental, Anne-Marie, Naughty Boy, Ellie Goulding, Ray BLK, Louisa Johnson, and MØ.

Stream “Songs from the Sea” below.

Mic Lowry deliver new mini-album “Mood”

18 Oct

British vocal harmony boy band Mic Lowry – composed of members Delleile Ankrah, Akia Jones, Kaine Ofoeme, Ben Sharples, and Michael Welch – have delivered their new mini-album online.

“Mood” – featuring 7 new songs, including promotional singles “Don’t Tempt Me” and “Can’t Lie” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the musicians backing Mic Lowry on “Mood” are The Stereotypes (Bruno Mars), Youthonix (Raleigh Ritchie), Patrik Patrikious (Ella Henderson), MNEK (Craig David), Shungudzo Kuyimba (Alina Baraz), Harmony Samuels (Chris Brown), Ryan Toby (Usher) and Shift K3Y (Becky Hill).

Stream “Mood” below.

Mabel unveils new project “Ivy to Roses”

14 Oct

British singer/songwriter Mabel has unveiled her new project online.

“Ivy to Roses” – featuring promotional singles “Begging” and the Marlon Roudette-penned “Finders Keepers” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts contributions from Jordan “JD” Reid (Sinead Harnett), Tre Jean-Marie (Bobii Lewis), Joel Compass (Tinashe), Kid Harpoon (Harry Styles), Josh Crocker (Cosima), Brian Kennedy (Teyana Taylor), Joel Pott (George Ezra) and Bless Beats (Craig David).

Stream “Ivy to Roses” below.