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Charlie Puth reunites with Jacob Kasher for new single “Attention”

21 Apr

American singer, songwriter, and record producer Charlie Puth has released his new single online.

The self-produced “Attention” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Puth wrote “Attention” alongside Jacob Kasher Hindlin, professionally known as JKash, who previously teamed up with the artist on “Does it Feel,” “I Won’t Tell a Soul” and the Selena Gomez-featuring “We Don’t Talk Anymore.”

Other notable credits by JKash include Maroon 5’s “Cold,” Bebe Rexha’s “I Got You,” Zara Larsson’s “So Good,” Carly Rae Jepsen’s “I Really Like You,” Trey Songz’s “Priceless,” Jason Derulo’s “Swalla,” and Meghan Trainor’s “No.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Puth is expected to drop his sophomore album later this year via Artist Partner Group and Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Nine Track Mind” reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Ross Golan (James Blunt), Ammar Malik (Ed Sheeran), Eskeerdo (Rihanna), Breyan Isaac (Britney Spears), Sean Douglas (Madonna), Ilsey Juber (Ellie Goulding) and Babyface (Toni Braxton).

Among the producers expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Johan Carlsson (Harry Styles), Toby Gad (Madonna), Jason Evigan (Kehlani), CIRKUT (The Weeknd), John Ryan (Nick Jonas), Rami Yacoub (Celine Dion), AMMO (Sean Paul), Pharrell Williams (Ariana Grande) and Detail (Beyonce).

Listen to the audio clip for “Attention” below.

Dua Lipa unwraps tracklisting for debut album “DL1”

20 Apr

Dua Lipa has unwrapped the tracklisting for her upcoming debut album.

As mentioned in earlier posts, the British singer-songwriter will release the self-titled collection – featuring singles “Hotter Than Hell,” “Be the One,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” “Room for 2” and “Thinking About You” – on June 2 via Warner Bros. Records.

Current promotional single “Lost in Your Light” – available from April 21 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – was co-written by Rick Nowels, whose credits include Lana Del Rey’s “Lust for Life,” FKA twigs’ “Good to Love,” Adele’s “Why Do You Love Me,” Tom Odell’s “Wrong Crowd,” Foxes’ “Wicked Love,” and Melanie C’s “Unravelling.”

Other songwriters backing Dua Lipa on the highly-anticipated project are Lindy Robbins, Autumn Rowe, Chelcee Grimes, Ilsey Juber, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Cara Salimando, Emily Warren, Caroline Ailin, Sarah Hudson, Lauren Christy, Sean Douglas, Talay Riley, Ferras Al-Qaisi, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Album producers include GRADES, Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Digital Farm Animals, Emile Haynie, RITUAL, Jon Levine, Axident, Tom Neville, Ian Kirkpatrick, James Flannigan, Greg Wells, Andrew Wyatt, and TMS.

See the tracklisting for “DL1” below.

(1) Genesis / (2) Lost in Your Light (featuring Miguel) / (3) Hotter Than Hell / (4) Be the One / (5) IDGAF / (6) Blow Your Mind (Mwah) / (7) Garden / (8) No Goodbyes / (9) Thinking About You / (10) New Rules / (11) Begging / (12) Homesick / Deluxe Edition – (13) Dreams / (14) Room for 2 / (15) New Love / (16) Bad Together / (17) Last Dance

The Chainsmokers deliver debut album “Memories … Do Not Open”

7 Apr

American DJ duo The Chainsmokers – composed of Andrew Taggart and Alexander Pall – have released their debut album online.

“Memories … Do Not Open” – featuring singles “The One,” “Paris” and “Something Just Like This” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts guest appearances from Jhene Aiko (“Wake Up Alone”), Louane (“It Won’t Killa Ya”), Phoebe Ryan (“Bloodstream”), Emily Warren (“My Type”) and Florida Georgia Line (“Last Day Alive”).

Among the producers backing The Chainsmokers on “Memories … Do Not Open” are Jordan “DJ Swivel” Young (Kanye West), Captain Cuts (Bebe Rexha), Ido Zmishlany (Shawn Mendes) and Mac & Phil (Emeli Sande).

Album songwriters include Philip Plested (Ella Henderson), Shungudzo Kuyimba (Jessie Ware), Sean Douglas (Rachel Platten), Scott Harris (Melanie Martinez), Audra Mae (Kelly Clarkson) and Sam Martin (David Guetta).

Stream “Memories … Do Not Open” below.

Rachel Platten records new music with Scott Harris

6 Apr

Rachel Platten has teamed with Scott Harris for a new collaboration.

The American multi-platinum songwriter, producer, and musician is known for his work with Shawn Mendes (“Treat You Better”), The Chainsmokers (“Don’t Let Me Down”), Naughty Boy (“Should’ve Been Me”), Melanie Martinez (“Tag, You’re It”), Lost Kings (“Phone Down”), Sabrina Carpenter (“White Flag”), Niykee Heaton (“Villa”) and Tiesto & Oliver Heldens (“Right Song”).

Harris’ resume boasts additional collaborations with fellow songwriters including Emily Warren, Anne Preven, Madison Emiko Love, Audra Mae, Josh Grant, Ido Zmishlany, Teddy Geiger, Martin Terefe, Geoffrey Warburton, Brian Kierulf, Matt Squire, Joe London, AMMO, Drew Pearson, and Mac & Phil.

Meanwhile, Platten is expected to release her next studio collection later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Wildfire” reportedly delivers further productions from Alex Hope (Kacy Hill), Warren “Oak” Felder (Kelly Clarkson), Jason Evigan (Skylar Grey), Gian Stone (Fifth Harmony), Leland (Troye Sivan), Jonas Jeberg (Demi Lovato), Robopop (Betty Who) and MSTR ROGERS (Charli XCX).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Asia Whiteacre (Hailee Steinfeld), Sean Douglas (Bebe Rexha), Fransisca Hall (Lea Michele), Ross Golan (Charlie Puth), Negin Djafari (Liza Owen), JHart (Fleur East), Priscilla Renea (David Guetta) and Nate Campany (Tori Kelly).

Stream “Wildfire” below.

Charlie Puth reunites with Ross Golan, Johan Carlsson for new album

17 Mar

American singer, songwriter, and record producer Charlie Puth has reunited with Ross Golan and Johan Carlsson for a new collaboration.

The songwriting and production duo previously teamed with Puth on “Then There’s You,” taken from the artist’s debut album, 2016’s “Nine Track Mind.”

Other notable credits by Golan and Carlsson include Colbie Caillat’s “Live it Up,” Little Mix’s “You Gotta Not,” Jason Derulo’s “Painkiller,” Meghan Trainor’s “Hopeless Romantic,” Gavin DeGraw’s “Fire,” Michael Buble’s “Today is Yesterday’s Tomorrow,” One Direction’s “If I Could Fly,” Flo Rida’s “My House,” and Ariana Grande’s “Dangerous Woman.”

Meanwhile, Puth is expected to release his sophomore studio collection later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to “One Track Mind” reportedly delivers productions from Pharrell Williams (Nelly Furtado), Toby Gad (Madonna), Jason Evigan (Fifth Harmony), Cirkut (The Weeknd), Rami Yacoub (Enrique Iglesias), John Henry Ryan (John Legend) and Ammo (Beyonce).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the highly-anticipated project are Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds (Alicia Keys), Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Bebe Rexha), Ammar Malik (Ed Sheeran), Alexander “Eskeerdo” Izquierdo (Rihanna), Ilsey Juber (Noah Cyrus) and Sean Douglas (Chromeo).

Side Note – Make sure you subscribe to Ross Golan’s audio podcast “And the Writer Is …,” where he sits down every week with an acclaimed songwriter to intimately discuss what happens behind closed doors in the music industry. Among the fellow songwriters interviewed so far are Benny Blanco, Savan Kotecha, Jason Evigan, Sean Douglas, and LunchMoney Lewis.

Listen to the audio clip for “Then There’s You” below.

The Chainsmokers unwrap tracklisting for debut album

14 Mar

The Chainsmokers have unwrapped the tracklisting for their debut album.

The American DJ duo – composed of Andrew Taggart and Alexander Pall – will release their first studio collection, “Memories … Do Not Open,” on April 7 via Disruptor Records and Columbia Records.

Current promotional single “Something Just Like This” – featuring Coldplay – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project also delivers productions and songwriting contributions from Emily Warren (Ava Lily), Audra Mae (Kelly Clarkson), Brittany Burton (Jessie J), Phoebe Ryan (Betty Who), Dua Lipa (Annalisa), Sean Douglas (Bebe Rexha), Philip Plested (Little Mix), Scott Harris (Shawn Mendes), Captain Cuts (Halsey) and Mac & Phil (Emeli Sande).

See the tracklisting for “Memories … Do Not Open” below.

(1) The One / (2) Break Up Every Night / (3) Bloodstream / (4) Don’t Say / (5) Something Just Like This (featuring Coldplay) / (6) My Type (featuring Emily Warren) / (7) It Won’t Kill Ya (featuring Louane) / (8) Paris / (9) Honest / (10) Wake Up Alone (featuring Jhene Aiko) / (11) Young / (12) Last Day Alive (featuring Florida Georgia Line)

Charlie Puth hits the studio with John Henry Ryan

8 Mar

Charlie Puth has recorded new music with John Henry Ryan.

The American singer, songwriter and record producer’s credits include Pitbull’s “Fireball,” Jason Derulo’s “Wiggle,” One Direction’s “Perfect,” Robin Schulz’s “Headlights,” Tiesto’s “Summer Nights,” Nick Jonas’ “Take Over,” Maroon 5’s “Cold,” and John Legend’s “Love Me Now.”

Ryan’s extensive resume boasts further works with fellow songwriters and producers Julian Bunetta, Wayne Hector, Ash Pournouri, Ed Drewett, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Kid Harpoon, Emily Wright, DJ Frank-E, Ali Tamposi, Jamie Scott, Sean Douglas, Axident, Eric Bellinger, Ricky Reed, Justin Tranter, David “DQ” Quinones, Sam Martin, and Jonny Coffer.

Meanwhile, Puth is expected to release his sophomore studio collection later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “One Track Mind” reportedly delivers productions from Pharrell Williams (Ciara, Ariana Grande), Toby Gad (Beyonce, Jennifer Hudson), Jason Evigan (Kehlani, Rachel Platten), Cirkut (Rihanna, Hey Violet), Rami Yacoub (DNCE, Celine Dion) and Ammo (Jessie J, Fifth Harmony).

On the songwriting front, Puth has teamed up with Babyface (Madonna, Alicia Keys), Jacob Kasher (Usher, Bebe Rexha), Ammar Malik (Ed Sheeran, Shawn Mendes), Eskeerdo (Rihanna, Fifth Harmony), Ilsey Juber (Mariah Carey, Noah Cyrus) and Sean Douglas (Chromeo, Enrique Iglesias).

Watch the music video for “One Call Away” below.