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Jessie J unleashes “Burnin’ Up” music video

8 Oct

Jessie J - Burnin Up

Jessie J has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the Hannah Lux Davis-directed clip for “Burnin’ Up” to her official Vevo page on Wednesday (October 08, 2014).

“Burnin’ Up” – featuring 2 Chainz – was written by Jessie J along with Andreas “Axident” Schuller, Eric “Wallpaper” Frederic, Chloe Angelides, Jacob Kasher Hindlin, Rickard Göransson and Gamal “LunchMoney” Lewis.

Previous promotional cut “Bang Bang” – with Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj – debuted at number one on the UK Singles Chart.

Jessie J’s third studio collection “Sweet Talker” is scheduled to hit stores an digital outlets on October 13 via Lava Music / Republic Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Alive” boasts further collaborations with Jonas Jeberg (Amerie, Kelly Rowland), Diplo (Usher, Chris Brown), Josh Alexander (Leona Lewis, The Veronicas) and Steve Booker (John Newman, Pixie Lott).

Watch the music video for “Burnin’ Up” – out now via iTunes (US) – below.

Keyshia Cole premieres “N. L. U” music video

3 Oct

Keyshia

Keyshia Cole has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The R&B singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “N. L. U” to her official Vevo page on Friday (October 3, 2014).

“N. L. U” – featuring 2 Chainz – was co-written by Elijah Blake, who previously teamed up with Cole on singles “Enough of No Love” and “I Choose You.”

Production duties on “N. L. U” were handled by Symbolyc One and M-Phazes, who collectively worked with artists including Madonna [Interscope Records], Eminem [Shady Records] and Kimbra [Warner Bros. Records].

As previously reported, Cole’s next studio collection “Point of No Return” is scheduled to hit stores on October 7 via Interscope Records.

The highly-anticipated LP serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “Woman to Woman,” which peaked at number ten on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Watch the music video for “N. L. U” below.

Jessie J debuts new song “Personal”

30 Sep

Jessie J - Personal

Jessie J has debuted a new song online.

The British singer/songwriter – born Jessica Cornish – posted the audio clip for “Personal” to her official Vevo page on Tuesday (September 30, 2014).

“Personal” was co-written by Jenna Andrews along with Elle Varner, whose credits include Miguel’s “Use Me” [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records] and Tanika’s “Runaway” [Tim & Danny Music / Capitol Records].

Production duties on “Personal” were handled by Will IDAP, whose best known for helming Nico & Vinz’s “Am I Wrong” and “In Your Arms.”

Jessie J’s current single “Burnin’ Up” – which features 2 Chainz – is now available for download via iTunes (US).

Her highly-anticipated third studio collection “Sweet Talker” will be released on October 13 via Lava Records / Republic Records.

Listen to “Personal” below.

Chrisette Michele unveils “Love in the Afternoon” music video

8 May

Chrisette Michele - Better

Chrisette Michele has unveiled the music video for her new single online.

“Love in the Afternoon” – which features Nello Luchi – marks the fourth promotional single from the R&B singer/songwriter’s latest album, “Better,” out now via Universal Music Group / Motown Records / Def Jam Recordings.

The track was written by Michele – born Chrisette Payne – along with British record producer Isra “Wizzy Wow” Lohata, who previously teamed up with the artist on the 2 Chainz-assisted hit single “Charades.”

“Love in the Afternoon” serves as the follow-up to previous release “Love Won’t Leave Me Out,” produced by Ivan Barias and Carvin Haggins.

“Better” yields additional alliances from Shea Taylor (Daley, Bridget Kelly), Darhyl Camper (Jay Z, Elle Varner), Chuck Harmony (Tamia, Keke Wyatt), Warren Felder (Rihanna, Trey Songz) and Andrew Wansel (Usher, Nicki Minaj).

In related news, Michele recently co-wrote “Can’t Help Who You Love” for Ledisi along with Stacy Barthe, Arden Altino and Jerry Duplessis. The track appears on Ledisi’s latest album, “The Truth,” out now via Verve Music Group.

Watch the Konee Rok-directed clip for “Love in the Afternoon” below.

Sean Paul reveals credits for new album ‘Full Frequency’

17 Feb

Sean Paul

Sean Paul has revealed the songwriting credits for his upcoming album.

The Jamaican dancehall artist is scheduled to release “Full Frequency” on February 18 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

Lead single “Other Side of Love” was written by Sean Paul along with Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin and Niles “Cyrano” Hollowell-Dhar (aka The Cataracs).

The follow-up to 2012’s “Tomahawk Technique” boasts further songwriting contributions from Ester Dean (Candice Glover, Trey Songz), Wayne Hector (Kylie Minogue, James Blunt) and Giorgio Tuinfort (Rihanna, David Guetta).

On the production front, Sean Paul has teamed up with Toby Gad (Robin Thicke, John Legend), Stargate (Brandy, Janet Jackson), Fernando Garibay (Lady GaGa, Enrique Iglesias) and Polow Da Don (Ciara, Nicole Scherzinger).

Peep the tracklisting and songwriting credits for “Full Frequency” below.

“Riot” (featuring Damien Marley)
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Johnny Clarke / Philip “Hardwork” Constable / Bunny Lee / Damian Marley).

“Entertainment 2.0” (featuring 2 Chainz, Juicy J & Nicki Minaj).
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Tauheed Epps / Brandon “Maejor Ali” Green / Jordan Houston / Ronald Ferebee Jr. / Onika Maraj / Tony Scales / Jovan Williams).

“Pornstar” (featuring Nyla Thorbourne)
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Maddison Grey / Toby Gad / Philip “Hardwork” Constable / Toby Gad).

“Want Dem All” (featuring Konshens)
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Niles Hollowell-Dhar / Benjamin Levin / Garfield “Konshens” Spence).

“Hey Baby”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Wayne Hector / Toby Gad).

“Wickedest Style” (featuring Iggy Azalea)
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Jason “Jigzagula” Henriques / James Foye / Jamal “Polow Da Don” Jones / Amethyst Kelly).

“Dangerous Ground” (featuring Prince Royce)
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Jeremiah Bethea / Philip “Hardwork” Constable / Jason “Jigzagula” Henriques / Geoffrey “Royce” Rojas).

“It’s Your Life”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Ester Dean / Mikkel Storleer Eriksen / Jason “Jigzagula” Henriques / Tor Erik Hermansen / Ricardo Johnson).

“Take It Low”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Shaun Anderson / Nicholas Bennett / Jason “Jigzagula” Henriques).

“Anyday”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Donovan “Vendetta” Bennett / Nicholas Bennett / Sean Roberts).

“Lights On”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Jason “Jigzagula” Henriques / Aliaune “Akon” Thiam / Giorgio Tuinfort).

“Legacy”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Amanda Warner / Fernando Garibay).

“Other Side of Love”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Niles Hollowell-Dhar / Benjamin Levin).

“Turn It Up”
Written By: (Sean Paul Henriques / Joshua “Ammo” Coleman / David “GoonRock” Listenbee / Jordan Orvosh).

Jason Derulo unleashes music video for new single ‘Trumpets’

5 Nov

Derulo

Jason Derulo has unleashed the music video for his new single online.

“Trumpets” marks the fourth promotional single from the singer/songwriter’s third studio album, “Tattoos,” out now via Warner Bros. Records.

The track was written by Jason Derulo and Jon Bellion, whose credits include “Back to You” by Cody Simpson [Atlantic Records] and “The Monster” by Eminem featuring Rihanna [Interscope Records].

“Tattoos” also features previous singles “The Other Side,” the 2 Chainz-assisted “Talk Dirty” and the Jonas Jeberg-produced “Marry Me.”

Watch the Colin Tilley-directed clip for “Trumpets” below.

Tinie Tempah previews new album ‘Demonstration’

25 Oct

Tinie Tempah - Demonstration

Tinie Tempah has previewed his upcoming sophomore album online.

The British artist – born Patrick Chukwuemeka Okogwu – posted clips from “Demonstration” via his official website on Friday (October 25, 2013). The set will be released on November 4 via Parlophone Records.

Lead single “Trampoline” – which features 2 Chainz – debuted at number 3 on the UK Singles Chart. It’s follow-up – “Children of the Sun” – will be available for download from October 28 via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

“Demonstration” boasts productions from Thomas “Diplo” Pentz (Beyonce, Chris Brown), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Rihanna, Leona Lewis), Eshraque “iSHi” Mughal (Kelly Rowland, Alexandra Burke), Labrinth (Ms. Dynamite, Conor Maynard) and Christian “Crada” Kala (Alicia Keys, Kid Cudi).

The follow-up to 2010’s “Disc-Overy” will yield further contributions from Ella Eyre [Virgin Records], Ty Dolla $ign [Atlantic Records], Dizzee Rascal [Island Records], Emeli Sande [Capitol Records], Laura Mvula [RCA Records], Paloma Faith [Epic Records] and Big Sean [Def Jam Recordings].

Watch the music video for the John Martin-assisted “Children of the Sun” below.

Tinie Tempah unwraps tracklisting for new album ‘Demonstration’

18 Oct

Tinie Tempah - Demonstration

Tinie Tempah has unwrapped the official tracklist for his upcoming album.

The British rapper – born Patrick Chukwuemeka Okogwu – will release “Demonstration” in the United Kingdom on November 4 via Warner Music Group / Disturbing London / Parlophone Records.

Lead single “Trampoline” – which features 2 Chainz – was produced by Thomas “Diplo” Pentz, whose recent credits include “One on One Fun” by Tamar Braxton [Epic Records] and “Pressure” by Chase & Status [Island Records].

Next single “Children of the World” – which features John Martin – is scheduled for download from October 28 via iTunes and all other digital outlets.

The follow-up to 2010’s “Disc-Overy” will boast further appearances from Ella Eyre [Virgin Records], Laura Mvula [RCA Records], Candice Pillay [KIDinaKORNER], Emeli Sande [Capitol Records], Paloma Faith [Epic Records], Big Sean [Def Jam Recordings] and Ty Dolla $ign [Atlantic Records].

On the production front, Tinie Tempah has drafted Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Eva Simmons, Alexandra Burke), Timothy “Labrinth” McKenzie (Rihanna, Mike Posner) and Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Tanika Bailey, Wiz Khalifa).

Peep the tracklisting for “Demonstration” below.

“Someday (A Place in the Sun)” (featuring Ella Eyre)

“Trampoline” (featuring 2 Chainz)

“Don’t Sell Out”

“It’s OK” (featuring Labrinth)

“Mosh Pit” (featuring Dizzee Rascal & Ty Dolla $ign)

“Looking Down the Barrell”

“Children of the Sun” (featuring John Martin)

“Witch Doctor” (featuring Candice Pillay)

“Shape” (featuring Big Sean)

“Lover Not a Fighter” (featuring Labrinth)

“A Heart Can Save the World” (featuring Emeli Sande)

“Tears Run Dry” (featuring Sway Clarke II)

“Lost Ones” (featuring Paloma Faith)

“Heroes” (featuring Laura Mvula)

Sean Paul reveals tracklisting for new album ‘Full Frequency’

15 Oct

Sean Paul

Sean Paul has revealed the official tracklisting for his upcoming studio album.

The Jamaican dancehall star will release “Full Frequency” in the United Kingdom on November 4 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

In addition to lead singles “Other Side of Love” and “Entertainment,” the set will feature appearances from Juicy J [Columbia Records], 2 Chainz [Interscope Records], Nicki Minaj [Republic Records], Iggy Azalea [Mercury Records], Prince Royce [Sony Music Latin] and Nyla [Konfrontation Music Group].

On the production front, Sean Paul has teamed up with Benny Blanco (Ciara, Katy Perry), The Cataracs (Enrique Iglesias, Selena Gomez), Young Yonny (Mario, Trey Songz), Maejor Ali (Ne-Yo, LeToya Luckett), Chef Tone (Flo Rida, Justin Bieber) and Toby Gad (Robin Thicke, John Legend).

Peep the tracklisting below.

“Riot” (featuring Damien Marley)

“Entertainment 2.0” (featuring Juicy J, 2 Chainz and Nicki Minaj)

“Pornstar” (featuring Nyla)

“Want Dem All” (featuring Konshens)

“Hey Baby”

“Wickedest Style” (featuring Iggy Azalea)

“Dangerous Ground” (featuring Prince Royce)

“Anyday”

“Lights On”

“Legacy”

“Other Side of Love”

“Turn It Up”

Robin Thicke premieres music video for new single ‘Give It 2 U”

25 Aug

robin-thicke

Robin Thicke has premiered the music video for his new single online.

“Give It 2 U” – which features Kendrick Lamar & 2 Chainz – is taken from the singer/songwriter’s latest album, “Blurred Lines,” out now via Universal Music Group / Star Trak / Interscope Records.

The track was co-written by Robin Thicke along with will.i.am, whose credits include “Big Fat Bass” by Britney Spears [RCA Records], “American Boy” by Estelle featuring Kanye West [Atlantic Records] and “Photographs” by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings].

Production duties were handled by Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald and Henry “Cirkut” Walter, who are also responsible for “Excuse My Rude” by Jessie J featuring Becky G [Republic Records], “Roar” by Katy Perry [Capitol Records] and “How to Be a Heartbreaker” by Marina and the Diamonds [Atlantic Records].