Tag Archives: Samuel “SOPHIE” Long

Charli XCX confirms new single details

25 Jul

Charli XCX has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Charlotte Aitchison) christened “Boys” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming third album and will release it on July 26 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Emily Warren (Dua Lipa), Ingrid Andress (Brooke Eden), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Michael Pollack (Conor Maynard), Ari “Lauv” Leff (Demi Lovato) and Jerker Hansson (Zara Larsson).

As mentioned in earlier posts, XCX’s next studio collection – featuring previous single “After the Afterparty” – is expected to arrive later this year via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2014’s “Sucker” reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Patrik Berger (Lana Del Rey), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry), A.G. Cook (Hannah Diamond), Sasha Sloan (Anne-Marie), MNEK (Kylie Minogue), Ester Dean (Trey Songz) and SOPHIE (Madonna).

Fans of XCX’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by ALMA [PME/Polydor], Carly Rae Jepsen [School Boy/Interscope], Kitten [Independent], Selena Gomez [Interscope], David Guetta [Parlophone/Atlantic] and Camila Cabello [Syco/Epic].

Watch the music video for “After the Afterparty” below.

HARLOE teams with Jason Evigan for new collaboration

16 May

American singer/songwriter Jessica Ashley, professionally known as HARLOE, has teamed up with Jason Evigan for a new collaboration.

The record producer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist is responsible for Nick Jonas’ “Chains,” Kehlani’s “Gangsta,” Demi Lovato’s “Heart Attack,” Fifth Harmony’s “Miss Movin’ On,” Jason Derulo’s “Talk Dirty,” Alyxx Dione’s “Chingalinga,” Kat Graham’s “Power,” David Guetta’s “Dangerous,” Kelly Clarkson’s “Heartbeat Song,” and Madonna’s “Ghosttown.”

Evigan’s extensive resume boasts additional works with songwriters Kara DioGuardi, Lindy Robbins, Joleen Belle, MoZella, Audra Mae, Ilsey Juber, Livvi Franc, Ali Tamposi, Skyler Stonestreet, Asia Whiteacre, Kamille, Ross Golan, Sean Douglas, Breyan Isaac, Fred Wexler, Danny Parker, Ammar Malik, Sam Martin, Dewain Whitmore, Jacob Luttrell, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Meanwhile, HARLOE is expected to release her debut project – featuring the Drizzy-assisted “All in My Feelings” and upcoming single “More Than Ever” – later this year via Crooked Paintings Records.

In addition to regular collaborators Emanuel Kirikaou, Evan “Kidd” Bogart and Jesse Saint John, the still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph, James “JHart” Abrahart, Sarah Hudson, Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya, Christian “Crada” Kalla, and Samuel “SOPHIE” Long.

Fans of Evigan’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Ryan Lewis & Macklemore, Ella Eyre, MØ, Louisa Johnson, Andy Grammer, Rachel Platten, Bebe Rexha, Charlie Puth, Julia Michaels, Chromeo, Ella Henderson, Jessie Reyez, Kiiara, Fifth Harmony, Louis Tomlinson, Nick Jonas, and Marina & the Diamonds.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Jason Evigan’s work!

HARLOE hits the studio with Crada

10 May

American singer/songwriter Jessica Ashley, professionally known as HARLOE, has teamed up with Crada for a new collaboration.

The German record producer and songwriter, born Christian Kalla, has previously worked with artists such as Drake (“Fireworks”), Marlon Roudette (“Runaround”), Jake Miller (“See Ya Soon”), Conor Maynard (“Definition of Love”), Ella Eyre (“Make Me Love You”), Jordin Sparks (“Left … Right?”), Clare Maguire (“Freedom”) and Emeli Sande (“Friend of a Friend”).

Crada’s resume boasts additional collaborations with songwriters and fellow producers including Noah “40” Shebib, Meleni Smith, Kassa Alexander, Laila Samuelsen, Matthew “Boi-1da” Samuels, Vicky Akintola, Ali Tennant, Sophie Stern, Christopher “SOHN” Taylor, Mads Hauge, Carmen Reece, Ayak Thiik, Camille “Kamille” Purcell, Andrew Jackson, and Peter-JohnVettese.

Meanwhile, Harloe is expected to release her debut project – featuring “All in My Feelings” – later this year via Crooked Paintings Records.

In addition to regular collaborators Emanuel Kirikaou, Evan “Kidd” Bogart and Jesse Saint John, the still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further alliances Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Rihanna), Ajay “Stint” Bhattacharyya (Sabrina Claudio) and Samuel “SOPHIE” Long (Maonna).

HARLOE, who was previously signed by L.A. Reid to Sony Music imprint Epic Records, also co-wrote Britney Spears’ “Love Me Down,” Charli XCX’s “Secret (Shh),” Madison Beer’s “,” Deborah Cox’s “Kinda Miss You,” MKTO’s “No More Second Chances,” and Empire Cast’s “Body Speak.”

Listen to the audio clip for “All in My Feelings” below.

MØ delivers new single “Nights with You”

22 Apr

Danish singer/songwriter Karen Orsted, professionally known as MØ, has delivered her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Ryan Tedder, whose other credits include Beyonce’s “Halo,” Leona Lewis’ “Bleeding Love,” Natasha Bedingfield’s “Love Like This,” Gwen Stefani “Baby Don’t Lie,” and Taylor Swift’s “Welcome to New York.”

Production duties on “Nights with You” were collectively handled by SOPHIE (Madonna, Charli XCX), Benny Blanco (Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber) and Cashmere Cat (Jhene Aiko, Selena Gomez).

As mentioned in earlier posts, MØ’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring previous singles “Drum” and “Final Song,” – is expected to arrive later this year via RCA Victor / Chess Club Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “Nights with You” below.

Cashmere Cat reveals release date for new album “9”

19 Apr

Cashmere Cat has revealed the release date for his upcoming debut album.

The Norwegian DJ and record producer – born Magnus Hoiberg – will release “9” on April 28 via Mad Love Records and Interscope Records.

Current promotional single “9 (After Coachella)” – featuring Danish singer/songwriter MØ – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Other artists backing Cashmere Cat on “9” are Jhene Aiko (“Please Don’t Go”), Camila Cabello (“Love Invincible”), Selena Gomez (“Trust Nobody”), Ty Dolla $ign (“Infinite Stripes”), Ariana Grande (“Quit”), The Weeknd (“Wild Love”), Kacy Hill (“Europa Pools”) and Kehlani (“Night Night”).

The highly-anticipated project also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Benny Blanco (Halsey), Cathy Dennis (Britney Spears), SOPHIE (Charli XCX), Frank Dukes (Lorde), Starrah (Nicki Minaj), Evian Christ (Tinashe) and Rock City (Keri Hilson).

Stream “9 (After Coachella)” below.

Cashmere Cat reveals title for debut album

4 Apr

Cashmere Cat has revealed the title of his upcoming debut album.

The Norwegian DJ, record producer, musician and turntablist – born Magnus Hoiberg – christened his first studio collection “9” and will release it later this year via Mad Love Records and Interscope Records.

Current promotional single “9 (After Coachella)” – featuring Danish singer/songwriter MØ and London-based electronic music producer SOPHIE – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the additional tracks slotted for inclusion on “9” are “Love Incredible (f/ Camila Cabello),” “Wild Love (f/ The Weeknd and Francis & the Lights),” “Trust Nobody (f/ Selena Gomez & Tory Lanez),” “Throw Myself a Party (f/ Starrah, 2 Chainz & Tory Lanez),” and “Please Don’t Go (f/ Jhene Aiko).”

On the production front, Cashmere Cat’s resume boasts works with The Weeknd (“True Colors”), Britney Spears (“Just Luv Me”), Travis Scott (“Way Back”), Ariana Grande (“Be My Baby”), Kanye West (“Wolves”), Tinashe (“All Hands on Deck”), Kid Ink (“Body Language”), Ryn Weaver (“OctaHate”), Miguel (“Going to Hell”), Justine Skye (“Save My Soul”) and Gwen Stefani (“Hell Yeah Baby”).

He also worked with songwriters and fellow producers including Benny Blanco, Julia Michaels, RoboPop, Bebe Rexha, Stargate, Rock City, Charli XCX, Michael Angelakos, Two Inch Punch, Cathy Dennis, Mike Dean, Sia Furler, Ben Billions, Belly, Frank Dukes, Steve Mac, RoboPop, Ariel Rechtshaid, Rostam Batmanglij, Frank Ocean, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Happy Perez, and AMMO.

Listen to the audio clip for “9 (After Coachella)” below.

Cashmere Cat drafts MØ, SOPHIE for new single “9 (After Coachella)”

31 Mar

Norwegian DJ, record producer, musician and turntablist Cashmere Cat has released his new single online.

“9 (After Coachella)” – featuring Danish singer/songwriter MØ and London-based electronic music producer SOPHIE – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by MØ – real name Karen Ørsted – alongside it’s producers Magnus “Cashmere Cat” Høiberg, Samuel “SOPHIE” Long, and Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin.

Cashmere Cat’s upcoming debut album – featuring singles “Love Incredible,” “Wild Love,” “Trust Nobody,” “Adore” and “Throw Myself a Party” – is expected to arrive later this year via Mad Love Records and Interscope Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “9 (After Coachella)” below.