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Dua Lipa teams with Whethan for new promotional single “High”

10 Feb

British singer/songwriter Dua Lipa has teamed up with American DJ and music producer Whethan (born Ethan Snoreck) for her new promotional single “High,” now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Dua Lipa and John Hill alongside Sarah Aarons, whose resume boasts additional works with Zedd x Alessia Cara (“Stay”), Mabel McVey (“Bedroom”), Demi Lovato (“Lonely”), Jessie Ware (“Alone”), Guy Sebastian (“Home”) and Seal (“Luck Be a Lady”).

“High” also appears on the original motion picture soundtrack “Fifty Shades Freed,” out now via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Dua Lipa is currently working on her upcoming sophomore album with songwriters/producers including Max Martin, Lindy Robbins, Savan Kotecha, Emily Warren, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Caroline Ailin, Justin Tranter, Sasha Sloan, Andrew Wyatt, Ilsey Juber, Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Clarence Coffee Jr., King Henry, Sarah Hudson, and GRADES.

Her self-titled debut studio collection debuted at number two on the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number thirty-two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. It also spawned singles “Be the One,” “Last Dance,” “Hotter Than Hell,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” “Lost in Your Light,” “New Rules” and “IDGAF.”

Stream the audio clip for “High” below.

Ferras delivers new promotional single “Coming Back Around”

26 Jan

American singer/songwriter Ferras Alqaisi, known mononymously as Ferras, had delivered his new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Ferras alongside Sarah Hudson (Marina Diamandis, Ella Henderson), Alexandra “Allie X” Hughes (Troye Sivan, Lea Michele) and Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman (Tinashe, Fantasia Barrino).

Production duties on “Coming Back Around” were handled by Greg Wells, whose extensive resume boasts additional works with Keith Urban (“Wasted Time”), Dua Lipa (“Garden”), Kandace Springs (“Too Good to Last”), Cosima (“Supernova”) and Kelsea Ballerini (“Machine Heart”).

As mentioned in various media outlets, Ferras’ upcoming project – featuring previous single “Medicine” – is expected to arrive later this year via Katy Perry-founded label Unsub Records in partnership with Capitol Records.

On the songwriting front, Ferras is known for co-writing Katy Perry’s “Bon Appetite,” Alisan Porter’s “Revolution,” Dua Lipa’s “Genesis,” Alli Simpson’s “Material Boy,” Erika Jayne’s “Xxpen$ive,” Adam Lambert’s “Two Fux,” Idina Menzel’s “Queen of Swords,” and Jessica Mauboy’s “Galaxy.”

Stream the audio clip for “Coming Back Around” below.

Lily Allen shares music video for new promotional single “Trigger Bang”

25 Jan

Lily Allen has shared the music video for her new promotional single online.

The visual clip for “Trigger Bang” – featuring Giggs – was posted the British singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Wednesday (January 24, 2018).

Production duties on “Trigger Bang” were handled by fellow recording artist Fryars, whose resume boasts additional works with Rae Morris (“Atletico”), Mika (“Celebrate”), Cosima (“Girls Who Get Ready”) and Kungs (“Trust”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Allen’s upcoming fourth studio collection, tentatively entitled “The Fourth Wall,” is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further alliances with Mark Ronson, Jenna Andrews, Benny Cassette, Chloe Angelides, Nylo, Sarah Hudson, Liana Banks, Dre Skull, Sam Duckworth, Ari PenSmith, and Tev’n.

Watch the music video for “Trigger Bang” below.

Dua Lipa enlists Justin Tranter for new collaboration

24 Jan

British singer, songwriter, and model Dua Lipa has enlisted American musician/songwriter Justin Tranter for a new collaboration.

Tranter recently co-wrote “Into It” for Camila Cabello alongside Ryan Tedder, Adam “Frank Dukes” Feeney, Louis Bell, and Kaan Gunesberk. The track appears on Cabello’s debut studio collection under Syco Music / Epic Records, “Camila,” which topped to the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Tranter’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Nick Jonas (“Home”), Halsey (“Bad at Love”), Julia Michaels (“Issues”), Fergie (“Tension”), Jason Derulo (“If I’m Lucky”), Selena Gomez (“Bad Liar”), Kesha (“Boots”), Britney Spears (“Slumber Party”) and Justin Bieber (“Friends”).

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa is expected to release her upcoming sophomore album later this year via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional contributions from Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Andrew Wyatt, Caroline Ailin, Sasha Sloan, Ilsey Juber, Stephen Kozemeniuk, MNEK, Clarence Coffee Jr., King Henry, Sarah Aarons, Lindy Robbins, Emily Warren, Grades, and Sarah Hudson.

Stream the audio clip for “I Don’t Give a Fuck” below.

MNEK teases new collaboration with Years & Years

21 Jan

British singer, songwriter, and record producer MNEK has teased a new collaboration with electronic music group Years & Years.

“We got high and talked bwois @ollyyears,” MNEK posted to his Instagram profile on Sunday (January 21, 2018).

MNEK’s recent songwriting/production credits include Anne-Marie’s “Heavy,” Dua Lipa’s “IDGAF,” Jax Jones’ “Breathe,” Demi Lovato’s “Instruction,” Sub Focus’ “Don’t You Feel It,” 5 After Midnight’s “Up in Here,” Zara Larsson’s “What They Say,” Becky Hill’s “Unpredictable,” and Little Mix’s “Touch.”

Meanwhile, Years & Years are expected to release their upcoming sophomore album later this year via Polydor Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

The follow-up to 2015’s “Communion” reportedly delivers additional alliances with Grades, Noonie Bao, Dallas K, Alex Hope, Lostboy, Sarah Hudson, Justin Tranter, Julia Michaels, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Fans of MNEK’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on on the next projects by Dua Lipa, Tinashe, Zara Larsson, Lennon Stella, Tameka Foster, Melissa Steel, Christina Aguilera, Ella Henderson, Kamille, Leah McFall, Rozes, Mabel McVey, KStewart, Akon, Bebe Rexha, Chromeo, Mullally, Kara Marni, Mo Adeniran, Ray BLK, Cassie, Antigoni Buxton, and Molly Rainford.

Stream the audio clip for “Paradise” below.

Dua Lipa premieres music video for new single “IDGAF”

13 Jan

Dua Lipa has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The Henry Scholfield-directed clip for “IDGAF” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Friday (January 12, 2018).

Collectively produced by Stephen “Koz” Kozemeniuk and Larzz Principato; “IDGAF” was co-written by Dua Lipa alongside Skyler Stonestreet, Whiskey Waters, and Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike.

Dua Lipa’s self-titled debut album – featuring previous promotional singles “Be the One,” “Last Dance,” “Hotter than Hell,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” “Lost in Your Light,” “New Rules,” “Room for 2” and “Thinking ‘Bout You” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

For her upcoming sophomore studio collection under Warner Brothers Records; Dua Lipa has reportedly teamed up with Sarah Hudson, Andrew Wyatt, Caroline Ailin, King Henry, Sasha Sloan, Grades, Ilsey Juber, Diplo, Lindy Robbins, Flume, Sarah Aarons, Gallant, Emily Warren, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Watch the music video for “IDGAF” below.

Dua Lipa reunites with Ilsey Juber for new collaboration

12 Jan

Dua Lipa has reunited with Ilsey Juber for a new collaboration.

Juber previously co-wrote “No Goodbyes” for Dua Lipa alongside Lindy Robbins and Daniel “Grades” Traynor. The track appears on Dua Lipa’s self-titled debut album, which peaked to number five on the UK Albums Chart.

Additionally, Juber’s recent songwriting credits include Camila Cabello (“She Loves Control”), Alisan Porter (“Revolution”), Majid Jordan (“What You Do to Me”), Paloma Faith (“WW3”), Kelly Clarkson (“Meaning of Life”), DJ Snake (“A Different Way”), Noah Cyrus (“Almost Famous”), Tinashe (“Flame”), Demi Lovato (“Only Forever”), Hey Violet (“When Will I Learn”) and Drake (“Glow”).

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa is expected to release her upcoming sophomore album later this year via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further alliances with Stephen Kozmeniuk, Lindy Robbins, Grades, Sarah Hudson, Caroline Ailin, Flume, Andrew Wyatt, Sasha Sloan, MNEK, Emily Warren, King Henry, Gallant, Sarah Aarons, Diplo, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Stream the audio clip for “No Goodbyes” below.