Tag Archives: Republic Records

Hailee Steinfeld teams up with MNEK for new single “Colour”

25 May

Hailee Steinfeld has teamed up with MNEK for his new single “Colour,” which will arrive on June 1 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was written by MNEK (real name Uzoechi Emenike) alongside fellow recording artist Anne-Marie Nicholson and Dutch record producer Raoul Chen (known professionally as Diztortion).

MNEK’s debut album – featuring current single “Tongue” – is scheduled for release later this year via Digital Teddy / Virgin EMI Records.

He also produced and co-wrote “Deserve” for Christina Aguilera alongside Julia Michaels. The track appears on Aguilera’s upcoming eighth album, “Liberation,” out on June 15 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

Meanwhile, Steinfeld’s next project reportedly yields contributions from TMS, Caroline Ailin, Ryan Tedder, Zach Skelton, Casey Smith, Billboard, Asia Whiteacre, Rissi Rissi, Noah Breakfast, Ali Tamposi, Rami Yaqoub, Tayla Parx, Albin Nedler, Whitney Phillips, Justin Tranter, and Julia Michaels.

Watch the music video for “Tongue” below.

Florence and the Machine reveal artwork, tracklisting, release date for new album

7 May

Florence and the Machine have confirmed the details for their upcoming album.

The British indie rock band christened their fourth studio collection “High as Hope” and will release it on June 29 via Virgin EMI Records (UK) and Republic Records (US).

Current promotional single “Hunger” – which was written by lead vocalist Florence Welch alongside Emile Haynie, Thomas Bartlett, and Tobias Jesso Jr. – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2015’s “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful” boasts further songwriting contributions from Andrew Wyatt (“No Choir”), Sampha (“Grace”), Jamie XX (“Big God”) and Brett Shaw (“South London Forever”).

See the tracklisting for “High as Hope” below.

(1) June / (2) Hunger / (3) South London Forever / (4) Big God / (5) Sky Full of Song / (6) Grace / (7) Patricia / (8) 100 Years / (9) The End of Love / (10) No Choir

Julia Michaels reunites with Justin Tranter, Nick Monson for new single “Jump”

4 May

Julia Michaels has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Jump” – which was co-written by regular collaborators Justin Tranter and Nick Monson – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The Trippie Redd-featuring track appears on the American singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album under Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

Fans of Michaels’ songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Years & Years, Christina Aguilera, Hailee Steinfeld, and Jason Derulo.

Her recent credits include Janelle Monae’s “Make Me Feel,” Anne-Marie’s “2002,” Keith Urban’s “Parallel Line,” Billy Raffoul’s “Acoustic,” Pink’s “Barbies,” Jessie Ware’s “Hearts,” and Maroon 5’s “Lips on You.”

Stream the audio clip for “Jump” below.

Florence + the Machine return with new single “Hunger”

3 May

Florence + the Machine have announced the details for their new single.

The British indie rock band christened “Hunger” as their next promotional cut and will release it on May 3rd via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by lead vocalist Florence Welch alongside Tobias Jesso Jr., whose resume boasts additional works with Adele (“When We Were Young”), Sia (“Alive”), Pink (“You Get My Love”), John Legend (“Same Old Story”), Shawn Mendes (“Roses”) and Niall Horan (“Slow Hands”).

Production duties on “Hunger” were collectively handled by Thomas Bartlett and Emile Haynie, who is also responsible for Bruno Mars’ “Locked Out of Heaven,” Dua Lipa’s “New Love,” Sam Smith’s “Baby, You Make Me Crazy,” Emeli Sande’s “My Kind of Love,” and Troye Sivan’s “Talk Me Down.”

Florence + the Machine’s next project – featuring previous single “Sky Full of Song” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Republic Records (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

The still-untitled collection follows 2015’s “How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful,” which topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “What Kind of Man,” “Ship to Wreck” and “Delilah.”

Stream the audio clip for “Hiding” below.

Ariana Grande confirms title, release date for fourth album

2 May

Ariana Grande has confirmed the details for her upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her fourth studio collection “Sweetner” and will release it on July 20 via Republic Records.

Lead single “No Tears Left to Cry” – which was co-written by Savan Kotecha, Max Martin and Ilya Salmanzadeh – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Dangerous Woman” reportedly yields additional alliances songwriting contributions and productions from Pharrell Williams, Starrah, Tayla Parx, Hitmaka, A1, Tommy Brown, and Victoria Monet.

Watch the music video for “No Tears Left to Cry” below.

Ariana Grande unleashes new single “No Tears Left to Cry”

20 Apr

American singer/songwriter Ariana Grande has unleashed her new single online.

“No Tears Left to Cry” – which was co-written by regular collaborators Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh, and Max Martin – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Grande’s upcoming fourth album – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Pharrell Williams, Starrah, Hitmaka, A1, and Tayla Parx – will arrive later this year via Republic Records.

Her previous studio collection, 2016’s “Dangerous Woman,” debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Into You,” “Side to Side” and “Everyday.”

Stream the audio clip for “No Tears Left to Cry” below.

The Weeknd unleashes new mini-album “My Dear Melancholy”

30 Mar

Canadian singer, songwriter, and record producer The Weeknd (born Abel Tesfaye) has unleashed a new mini-album online.

“My Dear Melancholy” – featuring six new songs in the shape of “Call Out My Name,” “Try Me,” “Wasted Times,” “I Was Never There,” “Hurt” and “Privilege” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Starboy” also delivers contributions from Cirkut, DaHeala, Frank Dukes, Starrah, Gesaffelstein, Mike Will Made-It, Marz, Skrillex, Nicholas Jaar, Belly, and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo.

Stream “My Dear Melancholy” below.