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Justine Skye hits the studio with The Rascals, Talay Riley

23 Jun

American singer/songwriter Justine Skye has enlisted the production and songwriting services of The Rascals and Talay Riley.

Composed of Leon Thomas and Khristopher Riddick-Tynes, The Rascals are responsible for co-writing and producing Jessie Reyez’s “Body Count,” Zendaya’s “Something New,” Ariana Grande’s “Baby I,” Jessica Mauboy’s “Can I Get a Moment?,” Samantha Jade’s “Shake That” and RaVaughn’s “Best Friend.”

Meanwhile, Riley’s songwriting resume boasts works with Craig David (“Talk to Me”), H.E.R. (“Lights On”), Khalid (“Young, Dumb & Broke”), Chris Brown (“Rock Your Body”), Kelela (“All the Way Down”), Britney Spears (“Clumsy”), Nick Jonas (“Levels”) and Dua Lipa (“Last Dance”).

Skye’s debut album “Ultraviolet” – featuring singles “Back for More,” “Don’t Think About It” and “U Don’t Know” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream “Ultraviolet” below.

Chromeo unleash new album “Head Over Heels”

15 Jun

Canadian electro-funk duo Chromeo – composed of David “Dave 1” Macklovitch and Patrick “P-Thugg” Gemayel – have unleashed their fifth album online.

“Head Over Heels” – featuring singles “Juice,” “Bedroom Calling,” “Must’ve Been” and “Bad Decision” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “White Women” boasts productions from Ben Maddahi, Adam “Ash” Harrison, Jason Evigan, Ian Kirkpatrick, Rodney Jerkins, Dallas K, Joshua “Ammo” Coleman, OliGee, and Morgan Taylor Reid.

On the songwriting front, Chromeo have teamed up with Lindy Robbins, Sean Douglas, Chelsea Lena, Talay Riley, Annaliese Schiersch, Scott Harris, Ammar Malik, LunchMoney Lewis, Jacob Kasher, and Greg Evigan.

Stream “Head Over Heels” below.

Kara Marni releases debut mini-album “Love Just Ain’t Enough”

10 May

Kara Marni has released her debut mini-album online.

“Love Just Ain’t Enough” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from The Invisible Men, who are also responsible for Anne-Marie’s “Heavy,” Bebe Rexha’s “Gateway Drug,” Jonas Blue’s “By Your Side,” Britney Spears’ “Pretty Girls,” Jessie J’s “Laserlight,” David Guetta’s “Repeat,” and Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy.”

On the songwriting front, Marni has teamed up with Rachel Furner (“All or Nothing”), Mullally (“Gullible”), Sam Harper (“Selfish”), Talay Riley (“Curve”), Sebastian Kole (“Golden”) and MNEK (“Love Just Ain’t Enough”).

Stream “Love Just Ain’t Enough” below.

Kara Marni unveils tracklisting for debut mini-album “Love Just Ain’t Enough”

8 May

Kara Marni has unveiled the tracklisting for her upcoming debut mini-album “Love Just Ain’t Enough,” which will arrive on May 10 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Featuring previous promotional singles “Curve” and “Golden;” the highly-anticipated EP also includes four new songs in the shape of “Selfish,” “Gullible,” “L Word” and “Love Just Ain’t Enough.”

Among the musicians backing Marni on the project are The Invisible Men (Anne-Marie, Bebe Rexha), MNEK (Beyonce, Christina Aguilera), Talay Riley (Nick Jonas, Ellie Goulding) and Sebastian Kole (Alessia Cara, Dinah Jane).

See the tracklisting for “Love Just Ain’t Enough” below.

(01) Golden / (02) Curve / (03) Love Just Ain’t Enough / (04) All or Nothing / (05) Gullible / (06) L Word / (07) Selfish

Jess Glynne shares music video for new single “I’ll Be There”

4 May

Jess Glynne has shared the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “I’ll Be There” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Friday (May 04, 2018).

Co-written with fellow recording artist Kamille and collectively produced by Starsmith alongside Edvard Erfjord and Henrik Michelsen of The Electric; “I’ll Be There” is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Glynne is scheduled to release her second studio collection later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further productions from Ryan Tedder, Knox Brown, Carassius Gold, Toby Gad, Jonny Coffer, Grades, Steve Mac, Cass Lowe, Jax Jones, Mag, and Louis Schoorl.

On the songwriting front, Glynne has worked with Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Talay Riley, Sam Romans, Carla Marie Williams, Ed Sheeran, Shungudzo Kuyimba, Jamie Scott, Frances, James Newman, Priscilla Renea, and Raye.

Watch the music video for “I’ll Be There” below.

Jess Glynne reunites with Starsmith for new single “I’ll Be There”

1 May

Jess Glynne has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter – born Jessica Hannah Glynne – christened “I’ll Be There” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming sophomore album and will release it on May 4 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written and produced by Starsmith, who previously teamed up with Glynne on “I Cry When I Laugh” cuts “Gave Me Something,” “Hold My Hand,” “Ain’t Got Far to Go,” “You Can Find Me” and “It Ain’t Right.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Glynne’s second studio collection is scheduled to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further productions from The Electric, Jax Jones, Ryan Tedder, Knox Brown, Carassius Gold, Toby Gad, Jonny Coffer, Grades, Steve Mac, Cass Lowe, Mag, and Louis Schoorl.

On the songwriting front, Glynne has worked with Jin Jin, Talay Riley, Kamille, Sam Romans, Carla Marie Williams, Ed Sheeran, Shungudzo, Jamie Scott, Frances, James Newman, Priscilla Renea, and Raye.

Watch the music video for “These Days” below.

Kara Marni confirms details for debut mini-album “Love Just Ain’t Enough”

30 Apr

Kara Marni has confirmed the details for her upcoming debut EP.

The British singer/songwriter christened her first mini-album “Love Just Ain’t Enough” and will release it on May 10 via Access Records.

Current promotional single “Curve” – which was co-written by Talay Riley and produced by the Invisible Men – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to MNEK and Sebastian Kole, who co-wrote “Love Just Ain’t Enough,” the highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers additional contributions from Chris Loco, Frances, All About She, Arlissa, Fred Cox, Fabienne, Ollie Green, Harloe, Pantha, and Andrea Martin.

Watch the music video for “Curve” below.