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Mahalia Burkmar reunites Amy Wadge for a new collaboration

1 Apr

British singer/songwriter Mahalia Burkmar has reunited with Amy Wadge for a new collaboration.

Wadge previously co-wrote “Boomerang Boy,” “Show Me How,” “Real Girls,” “Bring on the Rain,” “Ain’t No Movie,” “New Best Friend,” “Little Bird,” “Generation,” and “Bring You Down” for Mahalia alongside producers Future Cut, Dominic Betmead, Craze & Hoax, and Josh Crocker, respectively.

Other notable songwriting credits by Wadge include Ed Sheeran’s “Thinking Out Loud,” Jasmine Thompson’s “Let Myself Try,” Jamie Lawson’s “Don’t Let Me Let You Go,” Ben Haenow’s “Make it Back to Me,” Geri Halliwell’s “If You Love Someone,” Matt Terry’s “When Christmas Comes Around,” Una Healy’s “Stay My Love,” Zak Abel’s “Broken,” and James Blunt’s “Paradise.”

Fans of Wadge’s works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Anne-Marie, Ella Eyre, Marlon Roudette, Janelle Monae, Zak Abel, KStewart, Dua Lipa, Jason Mraz, Betsy, Aston Merrygold, Jessie Ware, Ella Henderson, Camila Cabello, Liv Dawson, Eliza Doolittle, Kara Marni, DAKOTA, Molly Kate Kestner, Rae Morris, and Lennon & Maisy.

Mahalia, on the other hand, is currently working on her upcoming sophomore album under Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US) with the likes of Kuya Productions (Alessia Cara, Tamera Foster), GRADES (Jess Glynne, Gabi Wilson) and Sam Romans (John Legend, Alicia Keys).

Her debut studio collection “Diary of Me” – featuring promotional singles “Back Up Plan” and “Silly Girl” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream “Diary of Me” below.

Mahalia Burkmar hits the studio with GRADES, Kuya Productions

12 Mar

British singer/songwriter Mahalia Burkmar has recorded new music with electronic dance music producer GRADES and Bobby Brass and Sammy G of Canadian pop production duo Kuya Productions.

GRADES – born Daniel Traynor – is responsible for producing Khalid Robinson’s “Winter,” Tove Lo’s “Lies in the Dark,” Sinead Harnett’s “If You Let Me,” Tinie Tempah’s “Text from Your Ex,” Aanysa’s “Burn Break Crash,” DJ Snake’s “Here Comes the Night,” Fantasia’s “Wait for You,” Tom Aspaul’s “Never Complaining,” Karen Harding’s “Those Girls,” and NAO’s “Bad Blood.”

Meanwhile, notable credits by Kuya Productions include Little Mix’s “F.U.,” Alessia Cara’s “Here,” Kandi Burruss’ “I Just Know,” Kreesha Turner’s “There,” Nicole Scherzinger’s “Blow,” Keshia Chante’s “Together,” Jesse McCartney’s “Rock You,” and Shawn Desman’s “Shook.”

Mahalia’s debut studio collection “Diary of Me” – featuring promotional singles “Back Up Plan” and “Silly Girl” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

That album also boasts contributions from Sam Romans (Alicia Keys, Craig David), Richard Woodcraft (Michael Kiwanuka, Christine and the Queens), Boi-1da (Drake, John Legend) and Nineteen85 (Jessie Ware, Majid Jordan).

Stream “Diary of Me” below.

Ella Henderson teams with Maegan Cottone, Kuya Productions for new collaboration

8 Mar

Ella Henderson has teamed up with British songwriter/vocal producer Maegan Cottone and Canadian production duo Bobby Brass and Sammy G of Kuya Productions for a new collaboration.

Cottone is known for co-writing Little Mix’s “Move,” Ferras’ “Closer,” Britney Spears’ “Pretty Girls” (featuring Iggy Azalea), Olly Murs’ “Up” (featuring Demi Lovato), Fleur East’s “Know Your Name,” Medina’s “Good Enough,” and Jax Jones’ “This is Real” (featuring Selena Gomez).

Meanwhile, notable credits by Kuya Productions include Little Mix’s “F.U.,” Alessia Cara’s “Here,” Kandi Burruss’ “I Just Know,” Kreesha Turner’s “There,” Nicole Scherzinger’s “Blow,” Keshia Chante’s “Together,” Jesse McCartney’s “Rock You,” and Shawn Desman’s “Shook.”

Henderson, on the other hand, will release the follow-up to “Chapter One” later this year via Simon Cowell’s Sony imprint Syco Music.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions from Camille Purcell, Grace Barker, Jessica Ashley, Caroline Ailin, Frances, Julia Michaels, Rachel Rohan, Amy Wadge, Shungudzo Kuyimba, MoZella, Emily Warren, JHart, Claude Kelly, Benjamin Arrow, Sam Romans, Joseph Angel, Evan Bogart, Philip Plested, Trey Campbell, Max McElligott, and Justin Tranter.

Amongst the producers expected to appear on the album are TMS, Fraser T. Smith, Dallas Austin, Cass Lowe, Parker Ighile, Emanuel Kiriakou, Andrew Goldstein, Jason Evigan, Warren “Oak” Felder, Jez Ashurst, Mojam Music, Josh Record, Noel Zancanella, Jamie Scott, GRADES, Jonny Coffer, Isabella Summers, Johan Carlsson, Mac & Phil, Steve Mac, Julian Bunetta, Electric, Adam Argyle, John Henry Ryan, MYKL, Joe Janiak, Patrik Patrkious, Youthonix, Steve Robson, Robopop, and The Rascals.

Watch the music video for “Yours” below.