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Bleachers release new single “Hate That You Know Me”

17 Apr

American indie pop act Bleachers – fronted by musician, singer, songwriter, and record producer Jack Antonoff – have released their new single online.

“Hate That You Know Me” – featuring background vocals from Lorde, Carly Rae Jepsen, Julia Michaels, and Sam Dew – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Julia Michaels, who previously teamed up with Antonoff on Fifth Harmony’s “Dope,” taken from the group’s sophomore album, “7/27,” as well as “How Do We Get Back to Love,” taken from the soundtrack to the sixth season of original HBO series, “Girls.”

Production duties on “Hate That You Know Me” were handled by Antonoff alongside Greg Kurstin, whose recent credits include Brooke Candy’s “Living Out Loud,” Frances’ “Say it Again,” Niall Horan’s “This Town,” Sia’s “The Greatest,” Shura’s “Tongue Tied,” and Gwen Stefani’s “Rare.”

As mentioned in various media outlets, Bleachers’ sophomore studio collection “Gone Now” – featuring previous single “Don’t Take the Money” – will arrive on June 2 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

In addition to Kurstin, Antonoff has also collaborated with fellow producers Organized Noize (Big Boi, Cee Lo Green) and Sounwave (Kendrick Lamar, Raleigh Ritchie) on the follow-up to 2014’s “Strange Desire.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Hate That You Know Me” below.

Bleachers drop new single “Don’t Take the Money”

2 Apr

American indie pop act Bleachers have dropped their new single online.

“Don’t Take the Money” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Lorde – real name Ella Yelich-O’Connor – alongside Bleachers’ lead vocalist Jack Antonoff, whose resume boasts works with other artists including Zayn Malik (“I Don’t Wanna Live Forever”), Taylor Swift (“Out of the Woods”), Brooke Candy (“Changes”), Rachel Platten (“Stand By You”), Christina Perri (“I Don’t Wanna Break”), Sara Bareilles (“Brave”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“Sweetie”) and Troye Sivan (“Heaven”).

Production duties on “Don’t Take the Money” were collectively handled by Vince Clarke alongside Greg Kurstin, whose recent credits include Brooke Candy’s “Living Out Loud,” Frances’ “Say it Again,” Niall Horan’s “This Town,” Sia’s “The Greatest,” Shura’s “Tongue Tied,” and Gwen Stefani’s “Rare.”

Bleachers’ upcoming sophomore album, on the other hand, is scheduled to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “Strange Desire,” which peaked to number eleven on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “I Wanna Get Better” and “Like a River Runs.”

Listen to the audio clip for “Don’t Take the Money” below.

Betty Who delivers sophomore album “The Valley”

26 Mar

Australian singer/songwriter Betty Who – real name Jessica Newham – has delivered her sophomore studio collection online.

“The Valley” – featuring singles “I Love You Always Forever,” “Human Touch,” “Some Kind of Wonderful” and “Mama Say” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Take Me When You Go” boasts productions from Peter Thomas (Hilary Duff), Kyle Moorman (Jason Derulo), Robopop (James Blunt), Jarrad Rogers (Charli XCX), Warren “Oak” Felder (Liam Payne), Zaire Kaolo (Kehlani) and The Monsters & Strangerz (Jennifer Lopez).

On the songwriting front, Betty Who has collaborated with Fransisca Hall (Selena Gomez), Justin Tranter (Fifth Harmony), Ali Tamposi (Kelly Clarkson), Oligee (Ellie Goulding), Zak Waters (Jojo) and Trevor Brown (Fleur East).

Stream “The Valley” below.

ZAYN drafts PARTYNEXTDOOR for new single “Still Got Time”

22 Mar

ZAYN has announced the details for his new single.

The British singer/songwriter christened “Still Got Time” – featuring PARTYNEXTDOOR – as the first promotional cut from his upcoming sophomore album under RCA Records.

Production duties on “Still Got Time” were handled by Murda Beatz (French Montana, Gucci Mane) and Frank Dukes (Camila Cabello, Frank Ocean).

ZAYN’s first studio collection, 2016’s “Mind of Mine,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned three singles in the shape of “Pillowtalk,” “Like I Would” and “Wrong.”

He also teamed up with fellow recording artist Taylor Swift on the Samuel Dew-penned / Jack Antonoff-produced cut “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Watch the music video for “LIKE I WOULD” below.

Tinashe unleashes new single “Flame”

16 Mar

American singer/songwriter Tinashe has unleashed her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Ilsey Juber (Noah Cyrus, Ellie Goulding), Simon Wilcox (Gallant, Betty Who) and Nasri Atweh (Shakira, Tove Lo).

Production duties on “Flame” were handled by Sir Nolan, whose other credits include Louis Tomlinson’s “Just Hold On,” Nick Jonas’ “Jealous,” Selena Gomez’s “Good for You,” Rita Ora’s “Poison,” Demi Lovato’s “Body Say,” Rachel Platten’s “Speechless,” and Fifth Harmony’s “All in My Head (Flex).”

As mentioned in various media outlets, Tinashe’s sophomore studio collection “Joyride” – featuring previous single “Supelove” – will arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Joyride” reportedly delivers additional songwriting contributions from Julia Michaels (Gwen Stefani), Ester Dean (Charli XCX), Justin Tranter (Britney Spears) and Sam Hook (Miley Cyrus).

Among the producers expected to appear on the highly-anticipated album are Max Martin (Camila Cabello), Jonas Jeberg (Zara Larsson), BloodPop (Madonna), Benny Cassette (Keri Hilson), GRADES (Dua Lipa), Komi Hakam (Tamera Foster) and Stargate (Bebe Rexha).

Listen to the audio clip for “Flame” below.

Stargate draft Sia, Pink for new single “Waterfall”

8 Mar

Stargate have announced the details for their new single.

The Norwegian production and songwriting duo – consisting of Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen – christened “Waterfall” as their new promotional cut and will release it on March 10 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on the Sia and Pink-featuring track were handled collectively by Stargate alongside Thomas “Diplo” Pentz (Justin Bieber, Ed Sheeran) and Philip “Junior Blender” Meckseper (Nicki Minaj, PARTYNEXTDOOR).

Stargate previously worked with Sia on tracks for other artists including Rihanna (“Diamonds”), Alexis Jordan (“Acid Rain”), Lea Michele (“Cannonball”), Nikki Williams (“Kill, Fuck, Marry”) and Jessie J (“Breathe”).

Their upcoming debut album – featuring further guest appearances from Beyonce, Rihanna, and Coldplay – is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Fans of Stargate’s production and songwriting works should also look out for the next releases by Zara Larsson, Rita Ora, Kiesza, Tinashe, Diztortion, Sofia Carson, MØ, Selena Gomez, and Nico & Vinz.

Their recent credits include Julia Michaels’ “Issues,” Charli XCX’s “After the After Party,” Bebe Rexha’s “Bad Bitch,” Major Lazer’s “Run Up,” AlunaGeorge’s “Hold Your Head High,” Gwen Stefani’s “Asking for It,” Shakira’s “Try Everything,” and Fifth Harmony’s “All in My Head (Flex).”

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Stargate’s work!

Laura Dockrill teases new collaboration with Foxes

7 Mar

Laura Dockrill has teased a new collaboration with Foxes.

“Having such a good day writing with the actual spirit animal @iamfoxes,” the British performance poet, short story author, and songwriter tweeted.

Dockrill’s songwriting resume boasts works with JONES (“Becoming”), Courage x Lao Ra (“Wild at Heart”), Jessie Ware (“Sweet Talk”), Anne-Marie (“Karate”), Blonde x Ryan Ashley (“Foolish”), Javeon (“Give Up”) MNEK (“More than a Miracle”), Dornik (“Drive”) and Joker x Jessie Ware (“The Vision”).

She has also teamed up with producers including Future Cut, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, JProof, FLIP, Bradford Ellis, Josh Record, Tourist, Julio Bashmore, Two Inch Punch, Felix Joseph, and Jacob Attwooll.

Meanwhile, Foxes – real name Louisa Allen – is expected to drop her third album – featuring further contributions from Jim Eliot and Jonny Harris – later this year via Sign of the Times / Epic / RCA Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2016’s “All I Need,” which peaked to number twelve on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “Body Talk,” “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now,” “Better Love,” “Amazing,” and “Cruel.”

Fans of Dockrill’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Ava Lily, DAKOTA, Betsy, Dua Lipa, Karen Harding, Jorja Smith, JONES, Fanny Anderson, Liv Dawson, and Anne-Marie.

Watch the music video for “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now” below.