Tag Archives: Stephen Kozmeniuk

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.

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.

Joy Crookes announces details for debut mini-collection

5 Jun

Joy Crookes has announced the details for her upcoming project.

The British singer/songwriter christened her first mini-collection “Influence” and will release it on July 21 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Current promotional single “Bad Feeling” was written by Crookes alongside Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Fleur East, Troye Sivan) and Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk (Dua Lipa, Kendrick Lamar).

Other musicians backing Crookes on “Influence” include SBTRKT (Jessie Ware, Denai Moore), Alex Hope (Kacy Hill, Years & Years), Tev’n (Celeste Waite, Lily Allen) and Audra Mae (Kelly Clarkson, Fantasia Barrino).

Stream the audio clip for “Bad Feeling” below.

Dua Lipa liberates self-titled debut album

3 Jun

British singer/songwriter Dua Lipa has liberated her debut album online.

The self-titled collection – featuring singles “New Love,” “Be the One,” “Last Dance,” “Hotter Than Hell,” “Blow Your Mind (Mwah),” “Lost in Your Light,” “Thinking About You,” and “Room for 2” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters backing Dua Lipa on the album are Lindy Robbins, Cara Salimando, Sarah Hudson, Skyler Stonestreet, Caroline Ailin, Autumn Rowe, Chelcee Grimes, Lauren Christy, Emily Warren, Ilsey Juber, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Rick Nowels, Sean Douglas, Talay Riley, Ferras Al-Qaisi, Adam Midgley, Tommy Baxter, Gerard O’Connell, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

On the production front, Dua Lipa has worked with Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Andreas “Axident” Schuller, Leroy “Big Taste” Clampitt, Greg Wells, Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike, Nicholas “Digital Farm Animals” Gale, Tom Neville, Andrew Wyatt, Emile Haynie, Daniel “GRADES” Traynor, Ian Kirkpatrick, Francis “Eg” White, James Flannigan, Bill Rahko, Jon Levine, and TMS.

As a songwriter, on the other hand, the “Scared to Be Lonely” star’s resume boasts works for Annalisa (“Used to You”), The Chainsmokers (“Wake Up Alone”) and Molly Kate Kestner (“Thank You Very Much”).

Stream “Dua Lipa” 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

Dua Lipa delivers music video for new single “Thinkin ‘Bout You”

22 Feb

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

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Thinkin ‘Bout You” to her YouTube channel on Wednesday (February 22, 2017).

The track was co-written by Adam Argyle, whose other credits include Jamie Lawson’s “The Last Time,” Melanie C’s “Anymore,” Ronan Keating’s “Time of My Life,” Izzy Bizu’s “Hello Crazy,” and James Bay’s “Clocks Go Forward.”

Production duties on “Thinkin ‘Bout You” – now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – were handled by Stephen “KOZ” Kozmeniuk, who previously teamed up with Dua Lipa on “Last Dance.”

The “Hotter than Hell” star’s debut album, on the other hand, will arrive on June 2nd via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

The self-titled project reportedly delivers further productions from Fraser T. Smith, Stephan Moccio, MNEK, Banx & Ranx, Chris Loco, GRADES, Josh Record, Two Inch Punch, Greg Wells, Billboard, Toby Gad, Axident, Knox Brown, BloodPop, Jayson DeZuzio, and TMS.

On the songwriting front, Dua Lipa has worked with Lindy Robbins, Karen Poole, Sarah Hudson, Amy Wadge, Camille Purcell, Laura Dockrill, Emily Warren, Ilsey Juber, Noonie Bao, Chelcee Grimes, Whitney Phillips, Kenzie May, Andrew Jackson, Jacob Attwooll, Iain James, Ed Drewett, and JHart.

Watch the music video for “Thinkin ‘Bout You” below.