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Tamia reveals release date, tracklisting for new album “Passion Like Fire”

3 Aug

Tamia has revealed the release date and tracklisting for her new album.

The Canadian singer/songwriter will release her seventh collection “Passion Like Fire” on September 7 via Plus 1 / 21 Entertainment / eOne Music.

Current single “Deeper” – which was co-written by Lundon Knighten and produced by Julio Reyes Copello – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Love Life” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Salaam Remi, Alicia Renee, Shep Crawford, Jeremiah Bethea, Lil’ Ronnie, Daniel Bryant, and Rafael Ishman.

See the tracklisting for “Passion Like Fire” below.

(1) If I Had to Choose / (2) Leave it Smokin’ / (3) It’s Yours / (4) Lost in You / (5) Today I Do / (6) When the Sun Comes Up / (7) Tell Me How / (8) Deeper / (9) Stay / (10) Not for Long / (11) Better / (12) You Are Loved

Tamia reunites with Alicia Renee, Salaam Remi for new single “Leave it Smokin'”

27 Apr

Canadian singer/songwriter Tamia has unleashed her new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Alicia Renee, who previously teamed up with Tamia on “Love Life” cuts “Chase Lounge” (produced by Lil Ronnie and Brandon “BAM” Alexander”), “Sandwich and a Soda” and “Love Falls Over Me” (produced by Warren “Oak” Felder and Andrew “Pop” Wansel).

Production duties on “Leave it Smokin'” were handled by legendary musician Salaam Remi, who is also responsible for the Claude Kelly-penned “Beautiful Surprise,” taken from Tamia’s 2012 album of the same name.

Tamia’s upcoming seventh studio collection – featuring further contributions from Shep Crawford and Sheri Hauck – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Plus One Music Group in partnership with eOne Canada.

Stream the audio clip for “Leave it Smokin'” below.

Tamia reunites with Alicia Renee for new collaboration

29 Jun

Canadian singer/songwriter Tamia has reunited with Alicia Renee for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on the Warren “Oak” Felder and Andrew “Pop” Wansel-produced “Love Falls All Over Me” and “Sandwich and a Soda,” as well as the Brandon “B.A.M.” Hodge and Lil Ronnie-produced “Chaise Lounge.”

Other notable songwriting credits by Renee include Rihanna’s “As Real As You And Me,” Ariana Grande’s “Hands on Me,” Jennifer Lopez’s “Make it Easy,” Havana Brown’s “No Tomorrow,” and SAARA’s “Honey.”

Meanwhile, Tamia is expected to release her next project – featuring additional contributions from Shep Crawford and Salaam Remi – later this year via Universal Music Group / Def Jam Recordings.

The still-untitled project follows 2015’s “Love Life,” which peaked to number twenty-four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Watch the music video for “Sandwich and a Soda” below.

K. Michelle schedules release date for new album “More Issues Than Vogue”

13 Feb

K Michelle - MITV

K. Michelle has scheduled the release date for her upcoming third album.

The singer-songwriter – real name Kimberly Pate – will release “More Issues Than Vogue” on March 25 through Atlantic Records.

The highly-anticipated collection follows 2014’s “Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart?,” which debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Current single “Ain’t You” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Hitmaka, Jeremih, Chi Hoover, Arin Ray and Drew Love. Production is credited to The Mekanics, Hitmaka, OZ and UC.

Other album contributors include Shep Crawford (Tamia), Diane Warren (Beyonce), Troy Taylor (Trey Songz), Sevyn Streeter (Chris Brown), Knox Brown (Usher), Priscilla Renea (Rihanna), and Pop & Oak (Kehlani).

Listen to the audio clip for “Ain’t You” below.