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Charlie Puth unleashes sophomore album “Voicenotes”

12 May

American singer, songwriter, and record producer Charlie Puth has unleashed his sophomore studio collection online.

“Voicenotes” – featuring singles “Attention,” “How Long?,” “If You Leave Me Now,” “Change” and “Done for Me” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project yields songwriting contributions from Jacob Kasher, whose recent credits include Meghan Trainor’s “No Excuses,” Jason Mraz’s “Have it All,” Chromeo’s “Must’ve Been,” Zara Larsson’s “Either,” Liam Payne’s “Bedroom Floor,” and 5 Seconds of Summer’s “Want You Back.”

Other musicians backing Puth on the follow-up to 2016’s “Nine Track Mind” are Frank-E, Ross Golan, Johan Carlsson, Savan Kotecha, JRY, Rami Yacoub, Carl Falk, Jason Evigan, Sean Douglas, Ben Johnson, Fraser Chruchill, Rickard Goransson, James Alan, and Tobias Jesso Jr.

Stream “Voicenotes” below.

Astrid S liberates new mini-collection “Party’s Over”

30 Jun

Norwegian singer/songwriter Astrid Smeplass, known professionally as Astrid S, has liberated her new mini-collection online.

“Party’s Over” – featuring promotional singles “Breathe,” “Such a Boy” and “Bloodstream” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated collection boasts songwriting contributions from Asia Whiteacre (Hailee Steinfeld), Julia Michaels (Shakira), Ashley Gorley (Carrie Underwood) and Marco “Mag” Borrero (Daye Jack).

EP producers include Fred Ball (Alicia Keys), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Rickard Goransson (Enrique Iglesias), Oscar Holter (Christina Aguilera), Mitch Allan (Jasmine Thompson) and Scott Robinson (Bebe Rexha).

Watch the music video for “Breathe” below.

Camila Cabello releases new single “I Have Questions”

22 May

Camila Cabello has released her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Cabello alongside fellow recording artist Bibi Bourelly, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “Bitch Better Have My Money,” Selena Gomez’s “Camouflage,” and Usher’s “Need U.”

Production duties on “I Have Questions” were handled by Jesse Shatkin, who is also responsible for Sia’s “Chandelier,” Kylie Minogue’s “Kiss Me Once,” Rihanna’s “Sledgehammer,” Brooke Candy’s “Living Out Loud,” Foxes’ “Feet Don’t Fail Me Now,” and One Direction’s “Perfect.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello is scheduled to drop her debut album “The Hurting, the Healing, the Loving” – featuring previous single “Cyring in the Club” – later this year via Syco Music / Epic Records.

The highly-anticipated collection boasts further songwriting contributions from Sia Furler (Britney Spears), Charli XCX (RAYE), Noonie Bao (Dua Lipa), Sasha Sloan (Anne-Marie), Madison Love (Jason Derulo), Savan Kotecha (Ariana Grande), Rickard Goransson (Nick Jonas) and Billy Walsh (Alicia Keys).

Album producers include Pharrell Williams (Ciara), Benny Blanco (Ed Sheeran), Ryan Tedder (Kesha), Happy Perez (Frank Ocean), Cashmere Cat (Halsey), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Chris Brown), Frank Dukes (Lorde), Max Martin (Katy Perry), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Skip Marley) and Stargate (Tiwa Savage).

Stream the audio clip for “I Have Questions” below.

Camila Cabello confirms title for debut album

15 May

Camila Cabello has confirmed the title for her upcoming debut solo album.

The Cuban-born American singer/songwriter christened her first studio collection “The Hurting, the Healing, the Loving” and will release it later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.

The yet-to-be-announced first single is scheduled to arrive on May 19 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the producers expected to appear on “The Hurting, the Healing, the Loving.” are Pharrell Williams (Ariana Grande), Ryan Tedder (Hailee Steinfeld), Frank Dukes (Zayn Malik), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Kehlani), Max Martin (Katy Perry), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Jennifer Lopez) and Stargate (Rihanna).

On the songwriting front, Cabello has teamed up with Charli XCX (Rita Ora), Noonie Bao (Carly Rae Jepsen), Sasha Sloan (Louis Tomlinson), Madison Love (Jason Derulo), Bibi Bourelly (Selena Gomez), Savan Kotecha (Tori Kelly), Rickard Goransson (Nick Jonas) and Billy Walsh (The Weeknd).

Watch the music video for “Bad Things” below.

Astrid S announces new single details

1 Mar

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Astrid S has announced the details for her new single.

The Norwegian singer/songwriter – real name Astrid Smeplass – christened “Breathe” as the lead promotional single from her upcoming debut album and will release it on March 10 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Anastasia Whiteacre (Rachel Platten, Hailee Steinfeld), Rickard Goransson (Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato) and Oscar Holter (Sabina Ddumba, Ellie Goulding).

As mentioned in various media outlets, Astrid S’ first studio collection is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Jin Jin, Negin Djafari, Fiona Bevan, Noonie Bao, Ina Wroldsen, Max McElligott, Sasha Sloan, Justin Tranter, and Taylor Parks.

Album producers include Alex Hope, Thomas Troelsen, Cass Lowe, Fred Ball, Digital Farm Animals, Jamie Hartman, Axident, Two Inch Punch, GRADES, Starsmith, Joel Little, MNEK, Benny Cassette, and Captain Cuts.

Watch the music video for “Hurts So Good” below.

Ellie Goulding to release “Still Falling for You” as new single

17 Aug

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Ellie Goulding is gearing up for the release of her new single.

The British singer-songwriter christened “Still Falling for You” as her next promotional cut and it will be included on the original motion picture soundtrack “Bridget Jones’ Baby.”

“Still Falling for You” was written by Tove Lo along with Rickard Goransson (Natalie La Rose, Ariana Grande), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Jennifer Lopez, Prince Royce) and Shellback (Adele, Taylor Swift).

Goulding’s latest studio collection “Delirium” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Polydor Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

The follow-up to 2013’s “Halcyon” peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned three singles in the shape of “On My Mind,” “Army” and “Something in the Way Move.”

Watch the music video for “Love Me Like You Do” below.

Nick Jonas unleashes “Under You” music video

13 Jun

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Nick Jonas has unleashed the music video for his new single online.

The singer-songwriter-actor posted the visual clip for “Under You” to his Vevo channel on Monday (June 13, 2016).

“Under You” was co-written by Bebe Rexha (Tinashe, Selena Gomez), Savan Kotecha (Enrique Iglesias, Fifth Harmony) and Rickard Goransson (Ellie Goulding, Demi Lovato).

Production duties were collectively handled by Max Martin (Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera), Johan “Shellback” Schuster (Adele, Justin Timberlake) and Ali Payami (Ariana Grande, The Weeknd).

Jonas’ latest studio collection “Last Year Was Complicated” – featuring “Chainsaw,” “Bacon” and “Close” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Safehouse Records and Island Records.

Watch the music video for “Under You” below.