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Tessanne Chin hits the studio with Jessica Ashley

11 Nov

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Tessanne Chin has collaborated with Jessica Ashley on new material.

Ashley is known for co-writing “Unbreakable” for Madison Beer along with Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Emanuel Kiriakou and Andrew Goldstein.

She’s currently working on her first studio collection, which is expected to be released during 2015 via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.

Meanwhile, Tessanne’s debut album “Count on My Love” is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Republic Records. The project features singles “Tumbling Down” and “Everything Reminds Me of You.”

It also boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Toby Gad (John Legend, Alicia Keys), Lil’ Eddie (Usher, Fifth Harmony), Chuck Harmony (Tamia, Jennifer Hudson) and Claude Kelly (Brandy, Tori Kelly).

Watch Tessanne’s performance of “Everything Reminds Me of You” below.

Madonna recruits MNEK for new album

22 Aug

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MNEK has been added to the list of contributors for Madonna’s next album.

The British singer, songwriter and record producer – born Uzoechi Emenike – previously worked with the likes of Rudimental [Atlantic Records], Gorgon City [Virgin EMI Records] and Clean Bandit [Warner Bros. Records].

Some of his notable credits include Kylie Minogue’s “Feels So Good” [Parlophone Records], Neon Jungle’s “London Rain” [RCA Records] and The Saturdays’ “What Are You Waiting For?” [Polydor Records].

Meanwhile, the highly-anticipated new album by Madonna is expected to be released later this year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2012’s “MDNA,” which debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

It is confirmed to yield further collaborations with Diplo (Sia, Chris Brown), Toby Gad (Beyonce, John Legend), Ariel Rechtshaid (HAIM, Sky Ferreira) and Maureen “Mozella” McDonald (Miley Cyrus, Tessanne Chin).

Watch the music video for MNEK’s “Wrote a Song About You” below. The track is lifted from the artist’s upcoming debut album on Virgin EMI Records.

Avery Wilson hits the studio with Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph

30 Jul

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Avery Wilson has teamed up with Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph for his new project.

Joseph is known for co-writing and producing Jennifer Lopez’s “Emotions” [Capitol Records], Rihanna’s “Man Down” [Def Jam Recordings] and Kid Ink’s “No Miracles” featuring Elle Varner [RCA Records].

His resume also includes works for Kanye West [Roc-A-Fella Records], Frank Ocean [Def Jam Recordings], Sevyn Streeter [Atlantic Records], Tessanne Chin [Republic Records] and Chris Brown [RCA Records].

Meanwhile, the still-untitled project by Wilson is expected to be released later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.

It reportedly features further contributions from Sean “The Pen” Garrett (Usher, Janet Jackson), Ursula Yancy (Estelle, Keyshia Cole) and Alonzo “Novel” Stevenson (Evan Ross, Natasha Bedingfield).

Watch Avery Wilson’s rendition of Justin Timberlake’s “Mirrors” below.

Tessanne Chin unwraps “Count on My Love” tracklisting

22 Jun

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Tessanne Chin has unwrapped the official tracklisting for her debut album.

The Jamaican singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Count on My Love” in the United States on July 1st via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

New single “Everything Reminds Me of You” – written by Tessanne Chin along with siblings Theron and Timothy Thomas of Planet VI – is now available for download via iTunes (US) and all other digital outlets.

“Count on My Love” boasts further songwriting contributions from Diane Warren (Adele, Celine Dion), Edwin “Lil’ Eddie” Serrano (Usher, Kylie Minogue) and Maureen “Mozella” McDonald (Cheryl Cole, Miley Cyrus).

On the production front, Tessanne has teamed up with Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis (Tank, Mary J. Blige), Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Rihanna, Elle Varner), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, John Legend) and Stargate (Brandy, Jennifer Lopez).

Peep the tracklisting for “Count on My Love” below.

“Tumbling Down”
“Everything Reminds Me of You”
“Count on My Love”
“Always Tomorrow”
“Lifeline”
“I HEART YOU”
“Loudest Silence”
“Heaven Knows”
“People Change”
“One Step Closer”

Tessanne Chin unwraps “Count on My Love” artwork

20 Jun

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Tessanne Chin has unwrapped the official artwork for her debut album.

The Jamaican singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “Count on My Love” in the United States on July 1 via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

Lead single “Everything Reminds Me of You” was co-written by Theron and Timothy Thomas of songwriting duo Planet VI. Production duties were handled by Dwayne “Supa Dups” Chin-Quee, Mitchum “Khan” Chin and Willy Chin.

“Count on My Love” is confirmed to boast further productions from Stargate (Beyoncé, Keri Hilson), Ryan Tedder (Adele, Ella Henderson), Toby Gad (Rihanna, John Legend) and Shama Joseph (Jennifer Lopez, Elle Varner).

On the songwriting front, Tessanne has teamed up Diane Warren (Brandy, Jennifer Hudson), Maureen McDonald (Madonna, Cheryl Cole), Edwin Serrano (Pink, Fefe Dobson) and Autumn Rowe (Fifth Harmony, Kylie Minogue).

Watch “Everything Reminds Me of You” live performance below.

Tessanne Chin taps Stargate for debut album “Count on My Love”

15 May

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Tessanne Chin has tapped Stargate for her upcoming debut album.

The Norwegian duo – which consists of members Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen – have also worked with Charli XCX [Atlantic Records], Bebe Rexha [Warner Bros. Records] and Icona Pop [Atlantic Records].

Some of their notable songwriting and production credits include Rihanna’s “Diamonds” [SRP Records], Mariah Carey’s “I’m That Chick” [Def Jam Recordings] and Beyonce’s “Ave Maria” [Columbia Records].

As previously reported, Tessanne’s debut album “Count on My Love” will be released on June 24 via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

New single “Everything Reminds Me of You” was co-written by Planet VI (RaVaughn Brown, Candice Glover) and produced by Dwayne “Supa Dups” Chin-Quee (Melanie Fiona, Estelle Swaray).

Other producers backing the “Tumbling Down” star on the new LP are Toby Gad (Sia, Natasha Bedingfield), Ryan Tedder (Birdy, Colbie Caillat), Jerry Duplessis (Tank, John Legend) and Shama Joseph (Shontelle, Alesha Dixon).

Listen to “Everything Reminds Me of You” below.

Tessanne Chin debuts new single “Everything Reminds Me of You”

14 May

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Tessanne Chin has debuted her new single online.

“Everything Reminds Me of You” marks the second promotional single from the artist’s upcoming debut album, “Count on My Love,” out on June 24 via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The track was co-written by Timothy & Theron Thomas of Planet VI, who are also responsible for Kelly Rowland’s “Kisses Down Low” [Republic Records] and Miley Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop” [RCA Records].

Production duties were handled by Supa Dups, whose credits include Melanie Fiona’s “Like I Love You” [Republic Records], Cover Drive’s “Can’t Live in a World” [Polydor Records] and Bruno Mars’ “Show Me” [Atlantic Records].

Other “Count on My Love” contributors include Toby Gad (Carly Rae Jepsen, Fifth Harmony), Diane Warren (Adele, Paloma Faith), Shama Joseph (Elle Varner, Verse Simmonds) and Ryan Tedder (Colbie Caillat, Leona Lewis).

Listen to “Everything Reminds of You” below.

Tessanne announces new single “Everything Reminds Me of You”

13 May

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Tessanne Chin has announced the title of her new single.

The Jamaican singer/songwriter christened “Everything Reminds Me of You” as the next promotional single from her upcoming debut album.

The track was co-written by Planet VI, who are also responsible for helming Rihanna’s “Man Down” [SRP Records], Miley Cyrus’ “We Can’t Stop” [RCA Records] and Kelly Rowland’s “Kisses Down Low” [Republic Records].

Consisting of siblings Theron and Timothy Thomas, the songwriting and production duo have also worked with Beyonce [Columbia Records], Ciara [Epic Records] and Keri Hilson [Interscope Records].

Meanwhile, the highly-anticipated debut album by Tessanne Chin is expected to be released later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

Album contributors include Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Shontelle, Elle Varner), Supa Dups (Tiara Thomas, Bruno Mars), Toby Gad (John Legend, Robin Thicke) and Ryan “Alias” Tedder (Natasha Bedingfield, Leona Lewis).

Listen to “Tumbling Down” below.

Tessanne Chin drafts Supa Dups, Mitchum Chin for debut album

11 Apr

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Tessanne Chin has drafted Dwayne “Supa Dups” Chin-Quee and Mitchum Chin for her upcoming debut album with Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The songwriting and production duo have previously helmed works for Mary J. Blige [Matriarch / Geffen Records], John Legend [G.O.O.D. Music / Columbia Records] and Bruno Mars [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records].

Some of their recent credits include “Smoke the Weed” by Snoop Lion [Mad Decent / RCA Records], “Like I Love You” by Melanie Fiona [Motown / Republic Records] and “Can’t Live in a World” by Cover Drive [Polydor Records].

Tessanne’s highly-anticipated LP is confirmed to boast further productions from Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Rihanna, Elle Varner), Ryan “Alias” Tedder (Beyoncé, Ella Henderson) and Toby Gad (Robin Thicke, Alicia Keys).

On the songwriting front, the “Tumbling Down” star collaborated with Diane Warren (Adele, Celine Dion), Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Angel Haze), Lil Eddie (Fefe Dobson, Cody Simpson) and Planet VI (Usher, Keri Hilson).

Tessanne Chin recruits Planet VI for debut album

19 Feb

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Tessanne Chin has recruited Planet VI for her upcoming debut album.

The songwriting duo – consisting of siblings Theron & Timothy Thomas – are known for collaborating with Kelly Rowland [Republic Records], Miley Cyrus [RCA Records] and Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings].

Some of their recent credits include “Passenger” by Candice Glover [Interscope Records], “All on Your Body” by Jean Sean f/ Ace Hood [Republic Records] and “Opposites Attract” by Curtis Fields [Epic Records].

They also confirmed placements on the next albums by Usher [RCA Records], Kat Dahlia [Epic Records], Lauriana Mae [Atlantic Records], Keri Hilson [Interscope Records] and G.R.L. [Kemosabe Records].

Other musicians backing Tessanne on the new LP are Toby Gad, Diane Warren, Autumn Rowe, Edwin “Lil’ Eddie” Serrano, Ryan “Alias” Tedder, Maureen “Mozella” McDonald, Noel Zancanella, and Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph.

The still-untitled collection is expected to be released later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.