Tag Archives: Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift reunites with Max Martin, Shellback, Ali Payami for new single “… Ready for It?”

4 Sep

Taylor Swift has delivered her new promotional single online.

“… Ready for It?” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Swift alongside regular collaborators Max Martin (Tinashe, Adam Lambert), Johan “Shellback” Schuster (Katy Perry, Justin Timberlake) and Ali Payami (Lana Del Rey, The Weeknd).

Swift’s upcoming sixth album “Reputation” – featuring the Jack Antonoff-produced lead single “Look What You Made Me Do” – will arrive on November 10 via Big Machine Records (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

Listen to the audio clip for “… Ready for It?” below.

Taylor Swift enlists Jack Antonoff for new single “Look What You Made Me Do”

25 Aug

Taylor Swift has unleashed her new single online.

“Look What You Made Me” – which interpolates Right Said Fred’s 1992 house single “I’m Too Sexy” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written and produced by regular collaborator Jack Antonoff, whose other credits include Lorde’s “Green Light,” St. Vincent’s “New York,” Banks’ “Crowded Places,” Rachel Platten’s “Stand By You,” Troye Sivan’s “Heaven,” and Christina Perri’s “I Don’t Wanna Break.”

Swift’s sixth album “Reputation”, on the other hand, will arrive on November 10 via Big Machine Records (US) and Virgin EMI Records (UK).

The highly-anticipated collection serves as the follow-up 2014’s “1989,” which topped the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Shake it Off,” “Blank Space,” “Style,” “Bad Blood” and “Wildest Dreams.”

Stream the audio clip for “Look What You Made Me Do” below.

Taylor Swift premieres “Out of the Woods” music video

2 Jan

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Taylor Swift has premiered a new music video online.

The singer/songwriter posted the Joseph Kahn-directed clip for “Out of the Woods” to her Vevo channel on Thursday (December 31, 2015).

“Out of the Woods” was co-produced by Jack Antonoff (Lorde, Rachel Platten) and Max Martin (Adele, Katy Perry).

Swift’s latest studio collection “1989” – featuring previous singles “Wildest Dreams,” “Bad Blood,” “Blank Space,” “Style” and “Shake it Off” – is now available for download via Big Machine Records.

Other album contributors include Mattman & Robin (Hailee Steinfeld), Greg Kurstin (Sia), Ryan Tedder (Beyonce), Noel Zancanella (Shawn Mendes), Shellback (Britney Spears), and Ali Payami (The Weeknd).

Watch the music video for “Out of the Woods” below.

Taylor Swift unleashes “Wildest Dreams” music video

31 Aug

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Taylor Swift has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Wildest Dreams” to her Vevo channel on Sunday (August 30, 2015).

“Wildest Dreams” was penned by Swift along with regular songwriting and production duo Max Martin (Ariana Grande, Tori Kelly) and Karl “Shellback” Schuster (Christina Aguilera, Adam Lambert).

Video treatment was handled by Joseph Khan, who is also behind Britney Spears’ “Perfume” [RCA], Shakira’s “Can’t Remember to Forget You” f/ Rihanna [Sony Music Latin] and Mariah Carey’s “Beautiful” f/ Miguel [Def Jam].

Swift’s latest studio collection “1989” – featuring previous smash singles “Shake it Off,” “Fashion,” “Blank Space” and “Bad Blood” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Big Machine Records.

The multi-platinum selling CD boasts additional alliances with Mattman & Robin (Hailee Steinfeld, Ellie Goulding), Jack Antonoff (Sia, Carly Rae Jepsen), Ryan Tedder (Adele, Beyonce), Ali Payami (The Weeknd, Demi Lovato), Greg Kurstin (Dido, Kelly Clarkson) and Noel Zancanella (Leona Lewis, Olly Murs).

Watch the music video for “Wildest Dreams” below.

Taylor Swift confirms title for new single

5 Aug

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Taylor Swift has announced the title for her new single.

The singer/songwriter christened “Wildest Dreams” as the next promotional cut from her latest album, “1989,” out now via Big Machine Records.

Swift wrote “Wildest Dreams” along with regular collaborators Max Martin (Kelis, Britney Spears) and Shellback (Usher, Christina Aguilera).

The track follows the Kendrick Lamar-assisted “Bad Blood,” which peaked to number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

In addition to Martin and Shellback, “1989” boasts additional alliances with Jack Antonoff (Sia, Tinashe), Ali Payami (The Weeknd, Ellie Goulding), Greg Kurstin (Beyonce, Lana Del Rey) and Ryan Tedder (Madonna, Gwen Stefani).

Watch the music video for “Bad Blood” below.

Taylor Swift premieres “Bad Blood” music video

18 May

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Taylor Swift has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer and songwriter posted the visual clip for “Bad Blood” – featuring Kendrick Lamar – to her Vevo channel on Sunday (May 17, 2015).

“Bad Blood” was written by Swift along with regular collaborators Max Martin (Dido, Kelly Clarkson) and Shellback (Maroon 5, Adam Lambert).

Video treatment was handled by Joseph Khan, whose other credits include Britney Spears’ “Perfume” [RCA], Shakira’s “Can’t Remember to Forget You” [Sony Music Latin] and Mariah Carey’s “#Beautiful” [Def Jam].

Swift’s latest album “1989” – featuring previous promotional cuts “Style,” “Blank Space” and “Shake it Off” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Big Machine Records.

Watch the music video for “Bad Blood” below.

Taylor Swift premieres “Style” music video

15 Feb

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Taylor Swift has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the Kyle Newman-directed clip for “Style” to her official Vevo page on Friday (February 13, 2015).

“Style” was co-written by Swift along with Ali Payami, whose other credits include Lea Michele’s “1000 Needles” [Columbia Records] and Ariana Grande’s “Love Me Harder” f/ The Weeknd [Republic Records].

Production duties on “Style” were handled by regular collaborators Max Martin and Shellback, who have also worked with Britney Spears (“I Wanna Go”), Avril Lavigne (“What the Hell”) and Christina Aguilera (“Your Body”).

Swift’s latest studio collection “1989” – featuring previous promotional cuts “Shake it Off” and “Blank Page” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Big Machine Records.

Watch the music video for “Style” below.

Adam Lambert signs new deal with Warner Bros. Records

18 Jan

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Singer/songwriter Adam Lambert has signed a new record deal with Warner Bros. Records and will release his third album later this year.

The Warner Music Group imprint is also home to artists including Cher, Bette Midler, Eric Clapton, Flaming Lips, Green Day, Josh Groban, Lily Allen, Michael Buble, Regina Spektor, Bebe Rexha, and Nico & Vinz.

Production on Lambert’s new album is headed by hitmakers Max Martin and Shellback, who previously teamed with Lambert on singles “If I Had You” and the Pink-assisted “Whataya Want from Me.”

The Swedish songwriting and production duo have also worked with Taylor Swift (“Blank Space”), Ariana Grande (“Problem”), Christina Aguilera (“Your Body”), Usher (“Scream”) and Britney Spears (“I Wanna Go”).

Lambert’s last studio collection, 2012’s “Trespassing,” debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned promotional cuts “Better Than I Know My Self” and “Never Close Our Eyes.”

Watch the music video for “Whataya Want from Me” below.

Carly Rae Jepsen drafts Jack Antonoff for new album

14 Jan

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Carly Rae Jepsen has drafted Jack Antonoff for her upcoming album.

“If you have a trench coat, you can be in our club too. Great couple of days in the studio with my style icon @JackAntonoff” the Canadian singer/songwriter posted at her official Instagram account on Tuesday (January 13, 2015).

Antonoff previously co-wrote “Sweetie” for Jepsen along with Swedish songwriter and record producer Klas Ahlund.

He is also co-responsible for Taylor Swift’s “Out of the Woods” and “I Wish You Would.” Both tracks appear on the artist’s latest album, “1989,” now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Big Machine Records.

Meanwhile, Jepsen’s next studio collection is confirmed for release later this year via Universal Music Group imprint Interscope Records.

The follow-up to 2012’s “Kiss” reportedly features further collaborations with Dev Hynes (Solange, Laura Welsh), Ariel Rechtshaid (Madonna, Kylie Minogue), Toby Gad (Brandy, Alicia Keys) and Benny Blanco (Sia, Jessie Ware).

Watch the music video for “Good Time” below.

 

Taylor Swift premieres “Blank Space” music video

10 Nov

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Taylor Swift has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the Joseph Kahn-directed clip for “Blank Space” to her official Vevo page on Monday (November 10, 2014).

“Blank Space” was written by Swift along with regular collaborators Max Martin (Tove Lo, Ariana Grande) and Shellback (Usher, Britney Spears).

The track follows previous single “Shake it Off,” which peaked at number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Swift’s latest studio album “1989” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Universal Music Group / Big Machine Records.

The album boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Greg Kurstin (Lana Del Rey, Ellie Goulding), Jack Antonoff (Christina Perri, Sara Bareilles) and Ryan Tedder (Leona Lewis, Ella Henderson).

Watch the music video for “Blank Space” below.