Tag Archives: Sam Romans

Camila Cabello reunites with Ali Tamposi for new collaboration

22 May

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Camila Cabello has reunited with Ali Tamposi for a new collaboration.

Tamposi previously co-wrote “Havana” for Cabillo alongside Starrah, Pharrell Williams, Brian Lee, Andrew Watt, Louis Bell, and Frank Dukes. The Young Thung-featuring track topped the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Tamposi’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Rita Ora (“Only Want You”), Beyonce (“Save the Hero”), Justin Bieber (“Let Me Love You”), Selena Gomez (“It Ain’t Me”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Let Me Go”), Demi Lovato (“Never Been Hurt”) and Kelly Clarkson (“What Doesn’t Kill You”).

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As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello’s sophomore album – featuring further contributions from Amy Wadge and Sam Romans – is expected to arrive later this year via Syco Music / Epic Records.

Cabello also appears on the track “Find U Again,” taken from Mark Ronson’s upcoming fifth studio collection, “Late Night Feelings,” which will drop on June 21 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Watch the music video for “Havana” below.

Khalid liberates sophomore album “Free Spirit”

5 Apr

American singer/songwriter Khalid Robinson, known mononymously as Khalid, has liberated his sophomore studio collection online.

“Free Spirit” – featuring singles “My Bad,” “Better,” “Tallk” and “Don’t Pretend” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Digi, Scribz Riley, Kurtis “K9” McKenzie, Stargate, John Hill, Emily Warren, Al Shux, D’Mile, Sarah Aarons, Hit-Boy, Disclosure, Murda Beatz, Doc McKinney, Charlie Handsome, DJ Dahi, and Sam Romans.

See the tracklisting for “Free Spirit” below.

(1) Intro / (2) Bad Luck / (3) My Bad / (4) Better / (5) Talk / (6) Right Back / (7) Don’t Pretend (featuring Safe) / (8) Paradise / (9) Hundred / (10) Outta My Head (with John Mayer) / (11) Free Spirit / (12) Twenty One / (13) Bluffin / (14) Self / (15) Alive / (16) Heaven / (17) Saturday Nights

 

Camila Cabello hits the studio with Amy Wadge, Sam Romans for new collaboration

5 Apr

Cuban-American singer and songwriter Camila Cabello has teamed up with Amy Wadge and Sam Romans for a new collaboration.

Besides previously co-penning “Consequences” for Cabello alongside Emily Weisband and Nicolle Galyon, Wadge’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Ed Sheeran (“Thinking Out Loud”), Keith Urban (“Parallel Line”), John Legend (“By Christman Eve”), Kacey Musgraves (“Wonder Woman”), Lukas Graham (“You’re Not the Only One”) and Kylie Minogue (“Rollin'”).

Meanwhile, Romans is responsible for co-writing Craig David’s “Heartline,” Mary J. Blige’s “Doubt,” Demi Lovato’s “Sober,” Justine Skye’s “Don’t Think About It,” Little Mix’s “Down and Dirty,” AlunaGeorge’s “I’m in Control,” Noah Cyrus’s “I’m Stuck,” and Lewis Capaldi’s “Someone You Loved.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring further contributions from Mark Ronson, Ilsey Juber, and Jordan Reynolds – is expected to arrive later this year via Syco Music / Epic Records.

Cabello’s debut studio collection, 2018’s “Camila,” topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned four singles in the shape of “Havana,” “Never Be the Same,” “Real Friends” and “Consequences.”

Stream the audio clip for “Consequences” below.

Khalid drafts Sam Romans, Hit-Boy for new promotional single “Self”

28 Mar

American singer/songwriter Khalid Robinson, known mononymously as Khalid, has liberated his new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Sam Romans (known by his stage name RØMANS), whose other credits include Craig David’s “Heartline,” Mary J. Blige’s “Doubt,” Demi Lovato’s “Sober,” Justine Skye’s “Don’t Think About It,” AlunaGeorge’s “I’m in Control,” and Lewis Capaldi’s “Someone You Loved.”

Production duties on “Self” were handled by Hit-Boy (born Chauncey Hollis), who is also responsible for Beyonce’s “Bow Down,” Kelly Rowland’s “Lay it On Me,” Mary J. Blige’s “Stronger,” Rihanna’s “Watch n’ Learn,” Nicki Minaj’s “Feeling Myself,” Mariah Carey’s “Thirsty,” and Tinashe’s “Joyride.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Khalid’s sophomore studio collection “Free Spirit” – featuring previous singles “My Bad,” “Better,” “Talk” and “Saturday Nights” – will arrive on April 5th via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

The follow-up to 2017’s “American Teen” yields additional contributions from Stargate (Normani), Charlie Handsome (Sevyn Streeter), Jamil “Digi” Chammas (Arlissa), Denis Kosiak (Martin Garrix), Scribz Riley (Tove Lo), D’Mile (Lucky Daye), Kurtis “K9” McKenzie (Lauren Jauregui) and Al Shux (Elle Varner).

Stream the audio clip for “Self” below.

Mahalia drafts Sam Dew for new collaboration

19 Feb

British singer/songwriter Mahalia Burkmar, known mononymously as Mahalia, has drafted fellow recording artist Sam Dew for a new collaboration.

Dew’s songwriting resume boasts works with Kelela (“Blue Light”), Lianne La Havas (“What You Don’t Do”), Santigold (“Before the Fire”), Jessie Ware (“Sweetest Song”), Mary J. Blige (“Self Love”), Rihanna (“Numb”), Bridget Kelly (“The Mouth”) and Marsha Ambrosius (“Night Time”).

Meanwhile, Mahalia’s current promotional single “Do Not Disturb” – which was co-written by Alastair O’Donnell, Felix Joseph, Aston Rudi, and Jonny Lattimer – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

For her upcoming sophomore album under Atlantic Records UK, Mahalia has also worked with Kuya Productions (Ella Henderson, Tamera Foster), Amy Wadge (Ed Sheeran, Kylie Minogue), Grades (Nao, Paloma Faith), Jennifer Decilveo (Anne-Marie, Diana Gordon) and Sam Romans (Raye, Craig David).

Watch the music video for “Do Not Disturb” below.

Cosima releases new promotional single “R U Lonely 2?”

14 Feb

British singer/songwriter Cosima Ehni, known mononymously as Cosima, has released her new promotional single online.

“R U Lonely 2?” is now via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Benjamin “Fryars” Garrett, whose songwriting and production resume boasts additional works with Rae Morris (“Atletico”), Mika (“Celebrate”) and Lilly Allen (“Trigger Bang”).

Cosima’s debut mini-album under Island Records, 2016’s “South of Heaven,” featured another collaboration with Fryars in the shape of “Girls Who Get Ready.” That project delivered further contributions from Greg Wells, Nina Woodford, Felix Joseph, and Josh Crocker.

For her next collection, which is expected to arrive later this year, Cosima has reportedly worked with Justin Raisen (Sky Ferreira, Charli XCX), Matt Parad (Anaïs, Kacy Hill), Joel Pott (Foxes, Mabel McVey), Sam Romans (Raye, Craig David) and Jeff Gitty (Kali Uchis, Lianne La Havas).

Stream the audio clip for “R U Lonely 2?” below.

Zhavia Ward releases new promotional single “100 Ways”

12 Dec

Zhavia Ward has released her new single online.

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

The track was written by Ward alongside Alexandra “Shungudzo” Govere (Alina Baraz, Ella Henderson), Paul “Phamous” Shelton (Nick Jonas, Liza Owen), Warren “Oak” Felder (Dinah Jane, Alessia Cara), Trevor Brown (Kehlani, Fleur East) and William Simmons (Demi Lovato, Bea Miller).

Ward’s upcoming debut project under Columbia Records reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Eyelar, Wayne Hector, Priscilla Renea, Ben Abraham, Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Sam Romans, and Amy Allen.

On the production front, Ward has worked with Benny Cassette, M-Phazes, Alex Hope, Symbolyc One, Malay, Doc McKinney, Illangelo, Rob Knox, Stint, Tushar Apte, Snakehips, and Darhyl “DJ” Camper.

Stream the audio clip for “100 Ways” below.