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Tinashe reveals music video for new single “No Drama”

19 Jan

Tinashe has revealed the music video for her new promotional single online.

The visual clip for “No Drama” – featuring Offset – was posted to the American singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Thursday (January 18, 2018).

Co-written by Tinashe and Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard alongside Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Norwegian songwriting/production duo Stargate; “No Drama” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is scheduled to release her upcoming sophomore studio collection “Joyride” – featuring upcoming promotional singles “Me So Bad” and “Faded Love” – later this year via RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Aquarius” reportedly boasts additional alliances with Fred Ball, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, Gabrielle Nowee, MNEK, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Benny Cassette, Sasha Sloan, Jonas Jeberg, Noonie Bao, Sam Hook, Ester Dean, Charlie Handsome, Julia Michaels, BloodPop, Justin Tranter, Ty Dolla $ign, Hitmaka, A1, Prince Chrishan, and Nova Wav.

Watch the music video for “No Drama” below.

Tinashe unleashes new promotional single “No Drama”

18 Jan

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“No Drama” – featuring Offset – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, whose other credits include Camila Cabello’s “Havana,” Rihanna’s “Needed Me,” Era Istrefi’s “No I Love Yous,” Nicki Minaj’s “Regret in Your Tears,” Katy Perry’s “Swish Swish,” Halsey’s “Now or Never,” and Maroon 5’s “What Lovers Do.”

Production duties on “No Drama” were handled by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Norwegian duo Stargate, who are also responsible for Sam Smith’s “Too Good at Goodbyes,” Daya’s “New,” Camila Cabello’s “OMG,” Rachel Platten’s “Broken Glass,” Majid Jordan’s “Body Talk,” Julia Michaels’ “Issues,” Bebe Rexha’s “I Got Time,” and Charli XCX’s “After the Afterparty.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is scheduled to release her upcoming sophomore studio collection “Joyride” – featuring “Me So Bad” and “Faded Love” – later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated reportedly delivers further contributions from Fred Ball, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Arrow Benjamin, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, MNEK, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Benny Cassette, Sasha Sloan, Jonas Jeberg, Noonie Bao, Sam Hook, Ester Dean, Charlie Handsome, Julia Michaels, BloodPop, Justin Tranter, Ty Dolla $ign, Hitmaka, A1, Prince Chrishan, and Nova Wav.

Stream the audio clip for “No Drama” below.

Tinashe teases new promotional singles “No Drama,” “Me So Bad” and “Faded Love”

13 Jan

American singer/songwriter Tinashe has teased her three upcoming promotional singles under RCA Records – “No Drama,” “Me So Bad” and “Faded Love.”

Featuring French Montana, “Me So Bad” was co-written by Tyrone “Ty Dolla $ign” Griffin Jr. alongside Christopher “Prince Chrishan” Dotson, Melvin Moore, Christian “Hitmaka” Ward, Floyd “A1” Bentley, and Andre Proctor.

“Faded Love” – featuring Future – was co-written by Alexandra “Sasha Sloan” Yatchenko and Jonnali “Noonie Bao” Parmenius alongside Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen of Norwegian production duo Stargate.

Meanwhile, Tinashe is scheduled to release her upcoming sophomore studio collection “Joyride” later this year via RCA Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers further contributions from Fred Ball, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Arrow Benjamin, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, MNEK, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Benny Cassette, Jonas Jeberg, Sam Hook, Charlie Handsome, BloodPop, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, and Nova Wav.

Stream the audio clip for “Touch Pass” below.

Tinashe drafts Shungudzo, MNEK for new collaboration

12 Nov

American singer/songwriter Tinashe Jorgensen Kachingwe, known mononymously as Tinashe, has drafted Shungudzo and MNEK for a new song entitled “Eat You Up” (as per ASCAP Reportery).

Having contributed to the next projects by Ella Henderson, Liza Owen, Alina Baraz and Sabina Ddumba; Shungudzo (aka Alexandra Govere) is responsible for co-penning Little Mix’s “Touch,” The Chainsmokers’ “It Won’t Kill Ya,” Louisa Johnson’s “Best Behaviour,” and Jessie Ware’s “Your Domino.”

Meanwhile, recent songwriting/production credits by MNEK include Anne-Marie’s “Heavy,” 5 After Midnight’s “Up in Here,” Zara Larsson’s “What They Say,” Dua Lipa’s “IDGAF,” Raye’s “You Don’t Know Me,” Demi Lovato’s “Instruction,” Becky Hill’s “Unpredictable,” and Olly Murs’ “Private.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Tinashe is expected to release her sophomore studio collection “Joyride” early next year via RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Aquarius” reportedly delivers additional alliances from StarGate, Ester Dean, Supa Dups, Nineteen85, Fred Ball, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, BloodPop, Hitmaka, Gabrielle Nowee, A1, Komi Al-Hakam, Benny Cassette, Jonas Jeberg, Sam Hook, Eyelar, Arrow Benjamin, and Nova Wav.

Stream the audio clip for Shungudzo’s “Long Live the Billionaire” below.

Ella Mai delivers new promotional single “Naked”

3 Nov

Ella Mai has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Naked” – which was co-written by Samuel “Sam Hook” Jean and produced by Dijon “DJ Mustard” McFarlane – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Mai’s upcoming project and follow-up to 2017’s “Ready” is expected to arrive early next year via DJ Mustard’s label 10 Summers Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts additional alliances with Diztortion (Rihanna, Sean Paul), Tre Jean-Marie (Becky Hill, Christina Aguilera), Grades (Alina Baraz, Jess Glynne) and Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa, Ella Henderson).

Mai has also provided guest vocals on the track “Talk to Me, Pt. II,” which appears on Craig David’s upcoming album “The Time is Now,” scheduled to arrive on January 26 via Sony Music Entertainment / Insanity Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Naked” below.

Keyshia Cole liberates new studio collection “11:11 Reset”

21 Oct

Keyshia Cole has liberated her new studio collection online.

“11:11 Reset” – featuring promotional singles “You,” “Incapable,” “Best Friend” and “Vault” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts songwriting contributions from Elijah Blake, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, Eric Dawkins, Marcella “Ms. Lago” Araica, Sam Hook, Tenisha Younger, Jeremih, and Rock City.

On the production front, Cole has worked with Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Edgar “JV” Etienne, Orlando Williamson, Nathaniel “Danja” Hills, Eric Hudson, Aaron Rogers, Damon Thomas, Kevin Randolph, Uforo “Bongo'” Ebong, Rashad Johnson, Antwan “Amadeus” Thompson, and NOVAWAV.

Stream “11:11 Reset” below.

Keyshia Cole unwraps artwork, tracklisting for new album “11:11 Reset”

6 Oct

American singer/songwriter Keyshia Cole has unwrapped the artwork and tracklisting for her upcoming seventh album “11:11 Reset,” which will arrive on October 20 via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.

Current promotional single “Best Friend” – which was co-written by Antwan “Amadeus” Thompson, Rashad Johnson and Aaron Johnson – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Point of No Return” delivers further songwriting contributions from Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee (Chris Brown), Eric Bellinger (Teyana Taylor), Elijah Blake (Justin Bieber), Verse Simmonds (K. Michelle), Sam Hook (Omarion) and Tenisha Younger (Trey Songz).

On the production front, Cole has teamed up with Harmony “H-Money” Samuels (Brandy Norwood), Noel “Detail” Fisher (Kelly Rowland), Edgar “JV” Etienne (La’Porsha Renae) and Nathaniel “Danja” Hills (Justin Timberlake).

See the tracklisting for “11:11 Reset” below.

(1) Cole World (Intro) / (2) Unbothered / (3) You / (4) Incapable / (5) Best Friend / (6) Vault / (7) Act Right / (8) Right Time / (9) Emotional / (10) Ride / (11) Cole World (Outro)