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Kelis hits the studio with Dyo for new collaboration

8 Aug

Kelis has teamed up with Dyo for a new collaboration.

The British singer/songwriter (born Dayo Olatunji) previously co-wrote songs for Fifth Harmony (“Lonely Night”), Maroon 5 (“What Lovers Do”), Fleur East (“Favourite Thing”), M.O (“Bad Vibe”), Four of Diamonds (“Name On It”), Jacob Banks (“Love Ain’t Enough”) and Iggy Azalea (“Bounce”).

Dyo’s debut single “Arena” – which was collectively produced by Jay Weathers and Parker Ighile and co-written by Alastair O’Donnell – is now available via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

Meanwhile, Kelis is expected to release her next project – featuring further contributions from Grades (Nao, Lianne La Havas), MNEK (Becky Hill, Kate Stewart) and Loxe (Sinead Harnett, Tamera Foster) – later this year.

Fans of Dyo’s songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next releases by David Guetta, Lauren Jauregui, Louise Redknapp, Ryn Weaver, Zara Larsson, Claudia Valentina, and Dan Caplen.

Watch the music video for “Arena” below.

 

Tamera collaborates with Parker Ighile for debut single “Romeo”

8 Aug

British singer/songwriter Tamera Foster, known mononymously as Tamera, has unleashed her debut single online.

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

The track was written by Tamera alongside regular collaborator Parker Ighile, whose other credits include Rihanna’s “What Now,” Ariana Grande’s “Piano,” Jessie J’s “Do It Like a Dude,” and Nicki Minaj’s “Four Door Avantador.”

Tamera’s upcoming project – featuring further contributions from Fred Cox, Maths Time Joy, Loxe, Dayyon Alexander, Eyelar, and Aston Rudi – is expected to arrive later this year via Moonshyne Music Limited.

Formerly signed to Simon Cowell’s Sony imprint Syco Music, Tamera has worked with notable songwriters and producers including Future Cut, Arrow Benjamin, Mojam, Chelcee Grimes, Happy Perez, Talay Riley, Kamille, Naughty Boy, Lauren Aquilina, Grades, Hayley Warner, and Electric.

Her song “Don’t Want You Back,” which she co-wrote alongside Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett and Komi Al-Hakam, was re-recorded by Bakermat and Kiesza and released in 2017 via Sony Music Entertainment / B1 Recordings.

Stream the audio clip for “Romeo” below.

Sinead Harnett reveals details for debut album “Lessons in Love”

1 Aug

Sinead Harnett has revealed the details for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter christened her first studio collection “Lessons in Love” and will release it on September 20 via Bad Music.

Current single “Pulling Away” (featuring Gallant) – which was co-written by Hayley Gene Penner and produced by Stint – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project also features previous singles “Lessons” (produced by JD. Reid), “Leo Bear” (produced by Maths Time Joy), “By Myself” (produced by Stint) and “If You Let Me” (produced by Grades).

Other musicians expected to appear on “Lessons in Love” are Cass Lowe, Katy B, Loxe, Future Cut, Illangelo, Doc McKinney, Alan Sampson, Michael Angelo, Autumn Rowe, Rodney Jerkins, Marlon Roudette, P2J, Ari PenSmith.

See the tracklisting for “Lessons in Love” below.

(1) Lessons / (2) Leo Bear / (3) Pulling Away / (4) If You Let Me / (5) No Pressure / (6) All That You Are / (7) Be the One (Interlude) / (8) By Myself / (9) Too Good for a Bad Thing / (10) Him Too / (11) Living / (12) Walking Away

Sinead Harnett releases new single “Pulling Away” with Gallant

20 Jul

British singer/songwriter Sinead Harnett has released her new single online.

“Pulling Away” – featuring Gallant – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Hayley Gene Penner, whose resume boasts additional works with Charlotte Lawrence (“Keep Me Up”), Sabrina Claudio (“Cross Your Mind”) and Lennon Stella (“Feelings”).

Production duties on “Pulling Away” were handled by Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya, who is also responsible for Alina Baraz’s “Tainted,” Nao’s “Don’t Change,” Tei Shi’s “A Kiss Goodbye,” and Janelle Monae’s “Unbreakable.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Harnett’s upcoming project and follow-up to 2017’s “Chapter One” – featuring previous single “Leo Bear” (which was produced by Maths Times Joy) – is expected to arrive later this year.

On the still-untitled collection, the “She Ain’t Me” singer also worked with songwriters and producers including Rodney Jerkins, Autumn Rowe, Doc McKinney, Illangelo, Ari PenSmith, P2J, Michael Angelo, Alan Sampson, Loxe, Marlon Roudette, Hue Strother, Steve Mostyn, and Future Cut.

Stream the audio clip for “Pulling Away” below.

Sinead Harnett teams up with Gallant for new single “Pulling Away”

18 Jul

British singer/songwriter Sinead Harnett has teamed with fellow recording artist Gallant for her new single “Pulling Away,” which be available from July 19 via Apple Music and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was written by Harnett and Gallant (born Christopher Joseph Gallant) alongside Hayley Gene Penner (Alina Baraz, Sabrina Claudio) and Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya (Jessie Ware, Kiah Victoria).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Harnett’s upcoming project and follow-up to 2017’s “Chapter One” – featuring previous single “Leo Bear” (which was produced by Maths Times Joy) – is expected to arrive later this year.

On the still-untitled collection, the “She Ain’t Me” singer also worked with songwriters and producers including Rodney Jerkins, Autumn Rowe, Doc McKinney, Illangelo, Ari PenSmith, P2J, Michael Angelo, Alan Sampson, Loxe, Marlon Roudette, Hue Strother, Steve Mostyn, and Future Cut.

Stream the audio clip for “Leo Bear” below.

Sinead Harnett liberates new single “Leo Bear”

15 Jun

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Sinead Harnett has liberated her new promotional single online.

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

The track was produced by Maths Time Joy (born Timothy Worthington), who is also responsible for Mahalia’s “Grateful,” Jaz Karis’ “Doubt My Love,” Bebe Rexha’s “Gateway Drug,” and Gallant’s “Jupiter.”

Harnett’s upcoming debut album – which reportedly features further contributions from Future Cut, Loxe, Doc McKinney, Illangelo, Alan Sampson, Steve Mostyn, P2J, Ari PenSmith, Stint, Rodney Jerkins, Autumn Rowe, Hue Strother, and Marlon Roudette – is expected to arrive later this year.

Watch the music video for “Leo Bear” below.

Kelis’ 2001 sophomore album “Wanderland” is now streaming

5 Jun

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American singer/songwriter Kelis’ sophomore studio collection “Wanderland” is now streaming on all digital streaming outlets.

Even though the album was not released in US markets, due to Kelis’ departure from Universal Music imprint Virgin Records, “Wanderland” was available in European markets and peaked to number thirteen on the UK Albums Chart.

Entirely produced by The Neptunes (aka Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo), the follow-up to 1999’s “Kaleidoscope” featured lead single “Young, Fresh n’ New,” as well as guest appearances from Pusha T (“Popular Thug”), Malice (“Daddy”), Roscoe (“Digital World”) and John Ostby (“Mr. U.F.O. Man”).

Kelis’ most recent studio collection, the David Andrew Sitek-produced “Food,” debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned two singles in the shape of “Jerk Ribs” and “Rumble.”

For her upcoming project, Kelis has teamed up with producers Daniel “Grades” Traynor (Kwabs, Lianne La Havas), Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike (Beyonce, Christina Aguilera) and Rowan “LOXE” Perkins (Nao, Jaz Karis).

Stream “Wanderland” below.