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Nicki Minaj unwraps “The Pinkprint” tracklisting

1 Dec

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Nicki Minaj has unwrapped the official tracklisting for her upcoming album.

The rapper, singer and songwriter will release her third studio collection “The Pinkprint” on December 15 via Cash Money Records and Republic Records.

Current single “Only” – which features Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – is now available for download via iTunes (US). The track was helmed by Dr. Luke, Cirkut, JMike and Rocky City (siblings Theron and Royce Thomas).

Other artists backing Minaj on “The Pinkprint” are Beyonce (“Feeling Myself”), Ariana Grande (“Get on Your Knees”), Jeremih (“Favorite”), Meek Mill (“Buy a Heart”) and Skylar Grey (“Bed of Roses”).

The follow-up to 2012’s “Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded” also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Da Internz, Ester Dean, Mike WiLL Made It, Sarah Hudson, Darhyl “DJ” Camper, Parker Ighile, Kane Beatz, Alex Da Kid, Polow Da Don, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, and Steve “Ace” Mostyn.

Peep the tracklisting for “The Pinkprint” below.

“All Things Go”
“I Lied”
“The Crying Game”
“Get on Your Knees” (featuring Ariana Grande)
“Feeling Myself” (featuring Beyoncé)
“Only” (featuring Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown)
“Want Some More”
“Four Door Aventador”
“Favorite” (featuring Jeremih)
“Buy a Heart” (featuring Meek Mill)
“Trini Dem Girls” (featuring Lunchmoney Lewis)
“Anaconda”
“The Night Is Still Young”
“Pills and Potions”
“Bed of Lies” feat. Skylar Grey
“Grand Piano”
“Big Daddy” feat. Meek Mill
“Shanghai”
“Win Again”

Beyonce unveils new songs ‘Bow Down,’ ‘I Been On’ online

18 Mar

Beyonce has unveiled new material online.

“Bow Down” and “I Be On” are taken from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled fifth album, scheduled for release later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records.

Both tracks were co-written by Timothy and Theron Thomas of Planet VI (formerly known as Rock City), who are responsible for singles “Kisses Down Low” by Kelly Rowland [Universal Music Group / Republic Records] and “Pour it Up” by Rihanna [Universal Music Group / Island Def Jam Recordings].

Production duties on “Bow Down” were handled by Chauncey “Hit-Boy” Hollis, whose recent credits include “Right Here” by Justin Bieber featuring Drake [Universal Music Group / Island Def Jam Recordings] and “Come on a Cone” by Nicki Minaj [Universal Music Group / Cash Money / Republic Records].

Meanwhile, “I Been On” was helmed by Timothy “Timbaland” Mosley and Jamal “Polow Da Don” Jones. Both hitmakers have collectively teamed up with artists including Chris Brown [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Keri Hilson [Universal Music Group / Mosley Music Group / Interscope Records] and Justin Timberlake [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].