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LIGHTS reveals release date, tracklisting for sophomore album

11 Aug

LIGHTS has revealed the release date and tracklisting for her upcoming sophomore album.

The Canadian singer/songwriter (born Valerie Poxleitner) will release her second studio collection “Skin & Earth” on September 22 via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

Current promotional single “Savage” – which was co-written and produced by Dylan Bauld – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Little Machines” boasts further contributions from Matthew Radosevich (Keith Urban), Corin Roddick (Katy Perry), Fiona Bevan (Ed Sheeran), Jordan Palmer (Allie X), Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk (Dua Lipa), Iain James (Ella Henderson) and Mick Schultz (Kelly Rowland).

See the tracklisting for “Skin & Earth” below.

(1) Intro / (2) Skydiving / (3) Until the Light / (4) Savage / (5) New Fears / (6) Morphine / (7) We Were Here / (8) Kicks / (9) Giants / (10) Moonshine / (11) Interlude / (12) Magnetic Field / (13) Fight Club / (14) Almost Had Me

Lights delivers new promotional single “Skydiving”

14 Jul

Canadian singer/songwriter Valerie Poxleitner, professionally known as Lights, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Fiona Bevan, whose other credits include Tom Walker’s “Heartland,” Steps’ “Scared of the Dark,” Una Healy’s “Angel Like You,” Billie Marten’s “Milk & Honey,” and Hey Violet’s “Unholy.”

Production duties on “Skydiving” were handled by Matt Radosevich, whose resume boasts furthers works with Little Mix (“Power”), Demi Lovato (“Nightingale”), Olly Murs (“Unpredictable”), Lea Michele (“Cue the Rain”), Martin Garrix (“In the Name of Love”) and One Direction (“Fool’s Gold”).

As mentioned in previous posts, Lights’ upcoming sophomore album “Skin & Earth” – featuring the Iain James-assisted / Mick Schultz-produced “Giants” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Warner Brothers Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Little Machines” reportedly boasts additional alliances with Greg Kurstin (Adele, Liam Gallager), Lauren Christy (Akon, Bebe Rexha), Paul Phamous (Zendaya, Nick Jonas), Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk (Dua Lipa, Kendrick Lamar) and Jon Levine (Leona Lewis, Kat Dahlia).

Watch the music video for “Skydiving” below.

Joy Crookes drafts Audra Mae, Alex Hope for new single “Power”

24 Jun

British singer/songwriter Joy Crookes has released her new single online.

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

The track was written by Crookes alongside Audra Mae (Kelly Clarkson, Fantasia Barrino) and Alex Hope (Troye Sivan, Years & Years).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Crookes’ upcoming mini-collection “Influence” – featuring the Brett “Leland” McLaughlin and Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk-assisted “Bad Feeling” – will arrive on July 21st.

Stream the audio clip for “Power” below.

Lights unleashes new single “Giants”

24 Jun

Canadian singer/songwriter born Valerie Poxleitner, professionally known as Lights, has unleashed her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Lights alongside Iain James, whose other credits include Olly Murs’ “Unpredictable,” Little Mix’s “Hair,” Emeli Sande’s “Read All About It,” Craig David’s “Officially Yours,” and Fleur East’s “Breakfast.”

Production duties on “Giants” were handled by Mick Schultz, who is also responsible for Jeremih’s “Birthday Sex,” Zendaya’a “Replay,” SoMo’s “Show Off,” Jessie James’ “Psycho Girlfriend,” and Rihanna’s “Desperado.”

As mentioned in various media outlets, Lights’ upcoming sophomore album “Skin & Earth” is scheduled to arrive later this year via Warner Brothers Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Little Machines” reportedly delivers further alliances with Greg Kurstin (Liam Gallagher), Lauren Christy (Dua Lipa), Paul Phamous (Nick Jonas), Fiona Bevan (Antigoni Buxton), Matt Rad (Lea Michele), Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk (Madonna) and Jon Levine (Bebe Rexha).

Stream the audio clip for “Giants” below.

Erik Hassle enlists Chris Loco, Andrew Jackson for new collaboration

21 Jun

Swedish singer/songwriter Kaj Erik Persson Hassle, professionally known as Erik Hassle, has enlisted Chris Loco and Andrew Jackson for a new collaboration.

Recent production credits by Loco (born Christopher Crowhurst) include Etta Bond’s “Addiction,” Kevin Garrett’s “Little Bit of You,” Emeli Sande’s “Garden,” Justine Skye’s “U Don’t Know,” and Sinead Harnett’s “Rather Be with You.”

Meanwhile, Jackson is responsible for co-writing Sean Paul’s “No Lie,” Molly Kate Kestner’s “It’s You,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Bitter End,” James Arthur’s “I Am,” Charlotte OC’s “On & On,” Alex Newell’s “This Ain’t Over,” Olly Murs’ “Never the Groom,” Galantis’ “Water,” and Skinny Living’s “Why.”

Hassle’s current studio collection “Innocence Lost,” on the other hand, is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

His upcoming project reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk (Dua Lipa, Kendrick Lamar), Nate Campany (Tori Kelly, Ellie Goulding), Kyle Shearer (RAYE, Melanie Martinez) and Alex Hope (Kacy Hill, Troye Sivan).

Stream “Innocence Lost” below.

Shawn Hook releases new mini-collection “My Side of Your Story”

16 Jun

Canadian singer/songwriter Shawn Hook has released his new EP online.

“My Side of Your Story” – featuring four songs in the shape of “Good Days,” “Never Let Me Let You Go,” “Dancing in the Sky,” and the Vanessa Hudgens-assisted “Reminding Me” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The mini-collection boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Jason Evigan (Nick Jonas), Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez), Gian Stone (Fifth Harmony), Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Charlie Puth), Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk (Dua Lipa), Jonas Jeberg (Bebe Rexha), Ryan Tedder (Adele), Noel Zancanella (Ellie Goulding) and The Monsters & Strangerz (Rita Ora).

Stream “My Side of Your Story” below.

Lights drafts Iain James, Mick Schultz for new single “Giants”

15 Jun

Lights has confirmed the details for her new single.

The Canadian singer/songwriter (born Valerie Anne Poxleitner) christened “Giants” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming fourth album “Skin & Earth” and will release it on June 23 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Lights alongside Iain James, whose other credits include Olly Murs’ “Unpredictable,” Little Mix’s “Hair,” Emeli Sande’s “Read All About It,” Craig David’s “Officially Yours,” and Fleur East’s “Breakfast.”

Production duties on “Giants” were handled by Mick Schultz, who is also responsible for Jeremih’s “Birthday Sex,” Zendaya’a “Replay,” SoMo’s “Show Off,” Jessie James’ “Psycho Girlfriend,” Jenna Andrews’ “Oil & Water,” and Rihanna’s “Desperado.”

As mentioned in various media outlets, “Skin & Earth” is scheduled to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “Little Machines” reportedly delivers further alliances with Greg Kurstin (Adele), Lauren Christy (Bebe Rexha), Paul Phamous (Nick Jonas), Fiona Bevan (Ed Sheeran), Matt Radosevich (Lea Michele), Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk (Dua Lipa) and Jon Levine (Rachel Platten).

Stream “Midnight Machines” below.