Tag Archives: Sam Romans

Demi Lovato unleashes new promotional single “Sober”

22 Jun

Demi Lovato has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Sober” – which was written Lovato alongside Sam Romans, Tushar Apte, and Mark “M-Phazes” Landon – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track is slotted for inclusion on Lovato’s upcoming seventh album under Safehouse Records, Hollywood Records, and Island Records.

Her previous studio collection, 2017’s “Say You Love Me,” debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and peaked to number five on the UK Albums Chart.

She also provided guest vocals on the latest releases by Clean Bandit (“Solo”), Christina Aguilera (“Fall in Line”) and DJ Khaled (“I Believe”).

Stream the audio clip for “Sober” below.

Khalid liberates new promotional single “Stay”

15 Jun

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

“Stay” – which appears on the original motion picture soundtrack “Uncle Drew” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Scribz Riley alongside Billy Walsh, who has also worked with Alicia Keys (“In Common”), The Weeknd (“True Colors”), Camila Cabello (“Real Friends”) and Emeli Sande (“Starlight”).

Production duties on “Stay” were handled by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate, whose other credits include Sam Smith’s “Too Good at Goodbyes,” Daya’s “New,” Majid Jordan’s “Body Talk,” Tinashe’s “Faded Love,” Ne-Yo’s “Push Back,” and Sabrina Carpenter’s “Almost Love.”

Khalid’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring productions and songwriting contributions from Sam Romans, Hit-Boy, and Darhyl “DJ” Camper – is expected to arrive later this year via RCA Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Stay” below.

Nstasia hits the studio with Sam Romans for new collaboration

8 Jun

American singer/songwriter Nastasia Griffin, known mononymously as Nstasia, has teamed up with Sam Romans for a new collaboration.

The Roc Nation signee, better known by his stage name Romans, is responsible for co-writing singles including “Summer Fever” (Little Big Town), “Rise” (Jonas Blue”), “Heartline” (Craig David), “Don’t Think About It” (Justine Skye), “I’m in Control” (AlunaGeorge) and “Tears” (Clean Bandit).

Romans has also contributed to the next projects by Little Mix, Rita Ora, Jennifer Hudson, Cosima, Louisa Johnson, Ella Henderson, Khalid, Jacob Banks, Louis Tomlinson, Era Istrefi, Kristian Galva, Jess Glynne, Noah Cyrus, Liv Dawson, James Morrison, Mahalia, and X Ambassadors.

Meanwhile, Nstasia is expected to release her next project – featuring further songwriting contributions and productions from Mojam Music, Iman, Jeff Gitty, Om’Mas Keith, and Hazebanga – later this year.

Her debut mini-album “New Religion” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream “New Religion (Stripped)” below.

Noah Cyrus confirms new promotional single “Team”

9 May

Noah Cyrus has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Team” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album, “NC-17,” out later this year via Barry Weiss’ label SONGS in partnership with Sony Music imprint Columbia Records.

Co-written by Jenna Andrews alongside Emily Weisband and Mike Elizondo; “Team” will arrive on Thursday (May 10) via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, “NC-17” reportedly delivers additional contributions from Warren Felder, Jin Jin, Sam Romans, Noonie Bao, Paul Phamous, Sasha Sloan, Big Taste, Two Inch Punch, Sebastian Kole, Ben Abraham, Knightstarr, Joe Janiak, Benny Cassette, and Stint.

Watch the music video for “Stay Together” below.

Little Mix reunite with Shungudzo for fifth album

9 May

Little Mix have reunited with Shungudzo for a new collaboration.

The Zimbabwean/French/Native-American singer-songwriter (also known as Alexandra Govere) previously co-wrote “Touch” for Little Mix alongside Philip Plested, Hanni “Youthonix” Ibrahim and Patrick Patrikious. The MNEK-produced cut reached to number four on the UK Singles Chart.

Shungudzo’s songwriting resume boasts further works with Alina Baraz (“I Don’t Even Know Why Though”), Victoria Monet (“Wish I Never Met You”), Louisa Johnson (“Best Behaviour”), Jessie Ware (“Your Domino”), Mic Lowry (“Frustrations”) and The Chainsmokers (“It Won’t Kill Ya”).

Meanwhile, Little Mix are scheduled to release the follow-up to 2016’s “Glory Days” later this year via Syco Music (US) and Columbia Records (UK).

The highly-anticipated project reportedly yields further songwriting contributions from JHart, Sarah Hudson, Nija Charles, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Sam Romans, Jessica Agombar, Shakka, Maegan Cottone, Kamille, Rachel Furner, Chelcee Grimes, James Newman, Sinead Harnett, and Iain James.

Stream the audio clip for “Come on Back” below.

Little Mix enlist Martin Sjolie for fifth album

6 May

Little Mix have enlisted Martin Sjolie for a new collaboration.

The Norwegian musician is known for helming “Don’t Kill My Vibe,” “Strangers,” “Fake Friends,” and “High Five” for Island Recording artist Sigrid.

Fans of Sjolie’s songwriting and production works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Astrid S, Elderbrook, Grace Carter, Alice Chater, Jones, Sarah Close, Raye, Ella Henderson, L Devine, and Arlissa.

Meanwhile, Little Mix are scheduled to release their fifth studio collection later this year via Syco Music (US) and Columbia Records (UK).

The follow-up to 2016’s “Glory Days” reportedly boasts further productions from Banx & Ranx, Kid Joki, Thomas “Earwulf” Eriksen, Captain Cuts, The Electric, MNEK, Goldfingers, Chris Loco, Fred Ball, TMS, Red Triangle, Jez Ashurst, Tre Jean-Marie, Fridolin “Freedo” Walcher, and Rice N Peas.

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the album are JHart, Sarah Hudson, Nija Charles, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Sam Romans, Jessica Agombar, Shakka, Maegan Cottone, Kamille, Rachel Furner, Chelcee Grimes, James Newman, Philip Plested, Sinead Harnett, and Iain James.

Watch the music video for “No More Sad Songs” below.

Rita Ora drafts Cardi B, Bebe Rexha, Charli XCX for new single “Girls”

5 May

British singer/songwriter Rita Ora has drafted fellow recording artists Cardi B, Bebe Rexha and Charli XCX for her new promotional single “Girls.”

Scheduled to arrive on May 11 via all other digital streaming outlets; “Girls” was written by Ali Tamposi (Beyonce, Demi Lovato), Brian Lee (Camila Cabello, Selena Gomez), Andrew Watt (Post Malone, Justin Bieber) and Jonny Coffer (Emeli Sande, Rag’n’Bone Man).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ora’s sophomore album – featuring previous singles “Anywhere,” “This Song” and “Proud” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields from songwriting contributions from Jason Boyd, Eyelar, Gabrielle Nowee, Sam Romans, Chelcee Grimes, Diana Gordon, Max McElligott, Ammar Malik, and Justin Tranter.

On the production front, Ora has worked with Stargate, Jason Evigan, King Henry, Mike Dean, Jake Gosling, Emile Haynie, Digital Farm Animals, Jimmy Napes, Leon Thomas, Freedo, Nolan Lambroza, Steve Mac, and Ritual.

Stream the audio clip for “Proud” below.