Tag Archives: Richard “Biff” Stannard

Ella Henderson signs new record deal with Rudimental’s Major Tom’s Music

31 Oct

Ella Henderson has signed a new record deal with Rudimental’s Major Tom’s Music, which is an imprint of Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The label also houses fellow recording artists Dan Caplen and Anne-Marie, whose debut album “Speak Your Mind” peaked to number three on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “2002,” “Friends” and “Alarm.”

Since the release of her 2014 debut album “Chapter One,” Henderson has worked with songwriters and producers including Richard “Biff” Stannard, Paul O’Duffy, Josh Record, Moon Willis, Fred Ball, Two Inch Punch, Martin Sjolie, Dallas Austin, Cass Lowe, Fraser T. Smith, and Arrow Benjamin.

She has also co-penned Olivia Nelson’s “Back When” (w/ Fred Cox), Paloma Faith’s “Guilty” (w/ TMS and Wayne Hector) and Gabby Barrett’s “Rivers Deep” (w/ Andrew Goldstein, Emanuel Kiriakou, Harloe, and Evan Bogart).

Stream the audio clip for “Missed” below.


Ella Henderson reunites with Richard “Biff” Stannard for new collaboration

22 Aug

British singer/songwriter Ella Henderson has reunited with Richard “Biff” Stannard for a new collaboration.

Stannard previously co-produced “Billie Holiday” for Henderson and co-wrote it with Iain James, Bradford Ellis, Jimmy Napes, and Ash Howes.

Having worked with the Spice Girls on several international hit singles including “Wannabe” and “Viva Forever,” Stannard is also known for collaborating with Kylie Minogue (“Please Stay”), Ellie Goulding (“Lights”), Sophie Ellis Bextor (“Bittersweet”) and Leona Lewis (“One More Sleep”).

Henderson’s debut album, 2014’s “Chapter One,” debuted at number one on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles “Ghost,” “Mirror Man” and “Glow.”

Besides working on her upcoming sophomore album, Henderson has also penned songs on the next releases by Lennon Stella and Olivia Nelson.

Her recent songwriting credit include “Rivers Deep” by American Idol finalist Gabby Barrett, which Henderson co-wrote with Jessica “Harloe” Karpov, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Emanuel Kiriakou and Andrew Goldstein.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Richard “Biff” Stannard’s works!

Imani Williams unleashes new promotional single “Dumb”

17 Aug

Imani Williams has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Dumb” – featuring Tiggs Da Author and Belly Squad – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Co-written by Chiara Hunter and collectively produced by ADP, Sigala and Show n Prove; the track samples “Dumb” by British girl group The 411, which peaked to number three on the UK Singles Chart in 2004.

Besides writing songs for David Guetta’s next album, Williams’ upcoming project – featuring previous single “Don’t Need No Money” – is expected to arrive later this year via Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from Electric, Carla Monroe, Jonny Hockings, Anita Blay, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Lauren Aquilina, Michael Angelo, Natasha Bedingfield, and Laconic.

Stream the audio clip for “Dumb” below.

Imani Williams teases new collaboration with David Guetta

9 May

Imani Williams has teased a new collaboration with David Guetta.

“Writing for David Guetta today,” the British singer/songwriter posted to her Instagram Story on Tuesday (May 07, 2018).

Williams previously co-penned “Won’t Forget You” for Pixie Lott alongside Sarah Blanchard, Richard Boardman, and Pablo Bowman of songwriting/production collective The Six.

Her upcoming project under Sony Music UK reportedly boasts contributions from The Electric, Anita Blay, Jonny Hockings, Maegan Cottone, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Natasha Bedingfield, Grades, Carla Monroe, Bless Beats, and Chelcee Grimes.

Guetta, on the other hand, is currently working on the follow-up to 2014’s “Listen” with songwriters Karen Poole, Chiara Hunter, Madison Love, Ali Tamposi, Scott Harris, Jin Jin, Kamille, Priscilla Renea, and JHart.

His current promotional single “Flames” – featuring Australian singer/songwriter Sia – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Watch the music video for “Don’t Need No Money” below.

Kylie Minogue liberates new studio collection “Golden”

7 Apr

Australian singer, songwriter, and actress Kylie Minogue has liberated her fourteenth studio collection online.

“Golden” – featuring promotional singles “Dancing,” “Stop Me from Falling” and “Raining Glitter” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from Sky Adams, Lindsay Rimes, Jesse Frasure, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Ash Howes, Jon Green, Mark Taylor, Francis “Eg” White, Alex Smith, Samuel Dixon, and Charlie Russell.

On the songwriting front, Minogue has worked with Amy Wadge, Danny Shah, Nathan Chapman, Steve McEwan, Liz Rose, Wayne Hector, Autumn Rowe, Mich “Cutfather” Hansen, Daniel Davidsen, and Peter Wallevik.

Stream “Golden” below.

Kylie Minogue delivers new promotional single “Raining Glitter”

30 Mar

Australian singer/songwriter Kylie Minogue has delivered her new single online.

“Raining Glitter” – which was written by Minogue alongside Alex Smith, Mark Taylor, and Francis “Eg” White – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Minogue’s fourteenth album “Golden” – featuring previous singles “Dancing” and “Stop Me from Falling” – is scheduled to arrive via April 6 via Darenote / BMG Rights Management.

The highly-anticipated project boasts further songwriting contributions from Sky Adams, Danny Shah, Amy Wadge, Cutfather, Autumn Rowe, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Ash Howes, Jesse Frasure, Liz Rose, Sam Dixon, Wayne Hector, Nathan Chapman, Jon Green, Lindsay Rimes, and Steve McEwan.

Stream the audio clip for “Raining Glitter” below.

Kylie Minogue confirms new single “Stop Me from Falling”

8 Mar

Kylie Minogue has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Australian singer/songwriter dubbed “Stop Me from Falling” as the second promotional cut from her upcoming fourteenth album “Golden,” which is scheduled to arrive on April 6th via Darenote / BMG Rights Management.

Co-written by Steve McEwan alongside Danny Shah and Sky Adams; “Stop Me from Falling” will be available from March 9th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Featuring previous promotional single “Dancing,” the follow-up to 2016’s “Kylie Christmas” boasts additional songwriting contributions from Richard “Biff” Stannard, Amy Wadge, Samuel Dixon, Mark Taylor, Liz Rose, Francis “Eg” White, Jon Green, Autumn Rowe, Cutfather, Daniel Daviden, Peter Wallevik, Wayne Hector, Jesse Frasure, Lindsay Rimes, and Ash Howes.

Watch the music video for “Dancing” below.