Tag Archives: Sylvia Rhone

India Shawn signs new deal with Epic Records

5 Sep

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India Shawn has signed a new deal with Epic Records.

“I said I wanted to do some epic shit this year. The power of words, man!!! New chapter with an incredible team. Thank you for believing with me @ezekiellewis @iamsylviarhone,” the American singer/songwriter posted to Instagram.

Shawn’s debut project, 2015’s “Outer Limits,” featured lead single “Floating Away,” which features regular collaborator James Fauntleroy and produced by Ernest “Tuo” Clark and Marcos “Kosine” Palcios of Da Internz.

On the songwriting front, Shawn has penned songs for Diddy & Dirty Money (“Your Love”), Monica (“Without You”), Chris Brown (“Trumpet Lights”), Keri Hilson (“Way You Love Me”), Lloyd (“King of Hearts”), Akon (“Take It Down Low”), El Debarge (“Heaven”) and Justine Skye (“Build”).

Watch the music video for “Floating Away” below.

Madison Beer signs new record deal with Epic Records

10 Aug

Madison Beer has signed a new record deal with Epic Records.

“!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! emotionally writing this but i’m so excited so say that after years of being an independent artist im now signed with @epicrecords 🛸 thank you to my fans for getting me here,”  the American singer/songwriter posted to Instagram on Friday (August 10, 2019).

The Sony Music imprint – which is headed by Sylvia Rhone – also houses artists including Mariah Carey, Sade, DJ Khaled, Jennifer Hudson, Camila Cabello, Travis Scott, Sara Bareilles, Meghan Trainor, Zara Larsson, and 21 Savage.

Beer’s most recent collection, 2018’s “As She Pleases,” spawned singles “Say It To My Face” (co-written by Sarah Aarons, Dayyon Alexander and Fred Ball), “Dead” (co-written by Delacy, Madison Emiko Love and Michael Keenan) and “Home With You” (co-written by Raye, Jin Jin and Big Taste).

Her upcoming project reportedly features productions and songwriting contributions from Kinetics & One Love (Melanie Martinez, Hailee Steinfeld), Elizabeth “Lowell” Boland (Jojo, Mae Muller), Evan “Kidd” Bogart (Beyonce, Leona Lewis) and Leroy “Big Taste” Clampitt (Pia Mia, Phoebe Ryan).

Stream the audio clip for “Home With You” below.

 

Kat Dahlia unveils “I Think I’m In Love” music video

31 Mar

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Kat Dahlia has unveiled the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter – real name Katriana Huguet – posted the visual clip for “I Think I’m in Love” to her Vevo channel on Tuesday (March 31, 2015).

“I Think I’m in Love” was written by Dahlia along with Justin “J. Dens” DeSantis and the song’s producer Jon Levine, whose other credits include Bebe Rexha (“I’m Gonna Show You Crazy”) and Leona Lewis (“Your Hallelujah”).

Dahlia’s debut album “My Garden” – featuring previous promotional cuts “Gangsta,” “Mirror” and “Crazy” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Vested in Culture and Epic Records.

Watch the music video for “I Think I’m in Love” below.

Fifth Harmony, Kid Ink premiere “Worth It” music video

29 Mar

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Fifth Harmony have premiered the music video for their new single online.

The pop quintet posted the visual clip for the Kid Ink-assisted “Worth It” to their Vevo channel on Saturday (March 28, 2015).

“Worth It” was co-written by Priscilla Renea Hamilton, whose other credits include Pitbull’s “Timber” f/ Ke$ha [RCA Records], K. Michelle’s “V.S.O.P” [Atlantic Records] and Tamar Braxton’s “Tip Toe” [Epic Records].

Production duties on “Worth It” were handled by Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen of Stargate, who are also responsible for Jennifer Lopez’s “Feel the Light” [Roc Nation] and Tinashe’s “All Hands on Deck” [RCA Records].

Fifth Harmony’s debut album “Reflection” – featuring previous promotional cuts “BO$$” and “Sledgehammer” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Syco Music and Epic Records.

Watch the music video for “Worth It” below.

Ciara unleashes “I Bet” music video

10 Mar

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Ciara has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “I Bet” to her official Vevo channel on Monday (March 09, 2015).

“I Bet” – now available for download via iTunes – was written by Ciara along with siblings Theron and Timothy Thomas of Rock City (Rihanna, Jennifer Hudson) and the song’s producer Harmony Samuels (Brandy, Chris Brown).

Video treatment was handled by Hannah Lux Davis, whose other credits include Nicki Minaj’s “Only” [Cash Money Records], Ariana Grande’s “Love Me Harder” [Republic Records] and Jason Derulo’s “Marry Me” [Warner Bros. Records].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ciara’s sixth studio collection “Jackie” will hit stores and digital outlets later this year via Epic Records.

The keenly-anticipated project features further collaborations with Dr. Luke (Tinashe, Britney Spears), Cirkut (Usher, Katy Perry), Diane Warren (Paloma Faith, Rita Ora) and Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Brandy, Jennifer Lopez).

Watch the music video for “I Bet” below.

V. Bozeman premieres “Black and Blue” music video

8 Mar

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V. Bozeman has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the Adam Tillman-Young-directed / Shalonda Cornitcher-produced visual clip for “Black and Blue” to her official YouTube channel on Thursday (March 05, 2015).

“Black and Blue” was co-written by Jim Beanz, whose other credits include Britney Spears’ “Gimme More” [Jive Records], Danity Kane’s “Bad Girl” [Atlantic Records] and Craig David’s “Insomnia” [Warner Bros. Records].

Production duties were handled by Timbaland, who is also responsible for Demi Lovato’s “All Night Long” [Hollywood Records], Beyonce’s “Partition” [Columbia Records] and Justin Timberlake’s “Suit & Tie” [RCA Records].

As mentioned in earlier posts, Bozeman is currently putting the final touches on her upcoming debut album “Music is My Boyfriend” and will release it later this year via Mosley Music Group in conjunction with Epic Records.

Watch the music video for “Black and Blue” below.

Mariah Carey signs new deal with Epic Records

1 Feb

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Mariah Carey has signed a new deal with Epic Records.

The Sony Music Entertainment imprint – headed by music moguls L.A. Reid and Sylvia Rhone – is also home to artists including Fifth Harmony, Meghan Trainor, Tamar Braxton, Ciara, Avril Lavigne, Sara Bareilles, and Kat Dahlia.

Reid previously served as executive producer amongst four of Carey’s albums, namely “The Emancipation of Mimi” (2005), “E=MC²” (2008), “Memoirs of an Imperfect Angel” (2009) and “Merry Christmas II You” (2010).

The songbird’s last studio collection, 2013’s “Me. I Am Mariah…. The Elusive Chanteuse,” peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned hit singles “#Beautiful” and “You’re Mine (Eternal).”

Watch the music video for “We Belong Together” below.