Tag Archives: The Electric

Mabel enlists Ghosted for new collaboration

19 Oct

British singer/songwriter Mabel has teamed up with London-based songwriting and production team Ghosted (aka TMS) for a new collaboration.

Composed of Peter “Merf” Kelleher, Benjamin Kohn and Thomas “Froe” Barnes; Ghosted are responsible for Justine Skye’s “Don’t Think About It,” Zac Samuel’s “Play it Cool,” Dua Lipa’s “Bad Together,” Craig David’s “Change My Love,” Louisa Johnson’s “Best Behaviour,” and G-Eazy’s “Me, Myself, & I.”

The trio’s current promotional single “Get Some” – featuring guest vocals from Virgin EMI recording artist Kamille – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, Mabel is expected to release her debut studio collection early next year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled project, which follows current mixtape “Ivy to Roses,” reportedly boasts further contributions from The Electric, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Dre Skull, Maxi Millz, JD Reid, Kelly Kiara, MNEK, Raye, Tre Jean-Marie, Negin Djafari, Jean Baptiste Kouame, and Marlon Roudette.

Fans of Ghosted’s works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Maroon 5, Anne-Marie, Niall Horan, Paloma Faith, Era Istrefi, Noah Cyrus, Louis Tomlinson, Alma, Sabina Ddumba, Calum Scott, Jess Glynne, Ellie Goulding, Nick Jonas, Ella Henderson, and Rihanna.

Stream the audio clip for “Get Some” below.

Little Mix unwrap details for new project

17 Oct

Little Mix have unwrapped the details for their upcoming project.

The British girl group – composed of members Jade Thirlwall, Perrie Edwards, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Jesy Nelson – will release the Platinum Edition of their current studio collection “Glory Days” on November 24th via Syco Music (UK) and Columbia Records (US).

The highly-anticipated project features three new songs in the shape of “If I Get My Way,” “Dear Lover” and “Is Your Love Enough?,” which was written by Eyelar Mirzazadeh and Sam Romans alongside Fred Gibson and The Electric (aka Henrik Michelsen and Edvard Erfjord).

Originally released on 18 November 2016; the initial edition of “Glory Days” topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number twenty-five on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart. That collection also spawned hit singles “Shout Out to My Ex,” “Touch,” “No More Sad Songs” and “Power.”

Stream “Glory Days” below.

Sigrid teams up with Emily Warren, Martin Sjolie for new collaboration

17 Oct

Norwegian singer/songwriter Sigrid Solbakk Raabe, known mononymously as simply Sigrid, has teamed up with fellow recording artist Emily Warren and record producer Martin Sjolie for a new collaboration.

Recent songwriting credits by Warren include Little Mix’s “No More Sad Songs,” Charli XCX’s “Boys,” Dua Lipa’s “New Rules,” Molly Kate Kestner’s “Good Die Young,” Sean Paul’s “No Lie,” Alessia Cara’s “The Other Side,” Noah Cyrus’ “Stay Together,” and Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me.”

Meanwhile, Sjolie’s resume boasts works with Rae Morris (“Unfold”), Sam Smith (“This is Love”), Ella Henderson (“Regardless”), Max George (“Miracle”), Janice Kavander (“Secrets”), Guy Sebastian (“Sorry Not Sorry”), Charlotte OC (“In Paris”), Nathan Sykes (“Good Things”) and Raye (“Love Song”).

Sigrid, on the other hand, is expected to release her upcoming project – featuring the Sjolie-produced “Don’t Kill My Vibe” and the 23rd-assisted “Plot Twist” – early next year via Island Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Future Cut, Noonie Bao, Justin Parker, Sasha Sloan, Ritual, Joe Janiak, Fred Ball, Arrow Benjamin, Laconic, Jonny Coffer, Tom Havelock, Al Shux, and Patrik Berger, and The Electric.

Stream the audio clip for “Poking Holes” below.

Dagny delivers new promotional single “Love You Like That”

13 Oct

Norwegian singer/songwriter Dagny Norvoll Sandvik, known mononymously as Dagny, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Love You Like That” – which was written by Dagny alongside Michelle Buzz and Jason Gill – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Dagny’s upcoming project – featuring previous promotional singles “Wearing Nothing” and “More More More” – is expected to arrive early next year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions Lucy Taylor, Ross Golan, Simon Wilcox, Max McElligott, Jesse Thomas, Andrew Jackson, Stephenie Jones, Ben Abraham, Ilsey Juber, Nate Cyphert, Caroline Ailin, Jaramye Daniels, Amy Wadge, Danny Parker, and Lauren Christy.

On the production front, Dagny has worked with Mattman & Robin, Cass Lowe, Jon Levine, Mark Ralph, The Electric, Fraser T. Smith, Rami Yacoub, Carl Falk, Bastian Langebaek, Justin Parker, The 23rd, Big Taste, Fred Ball, Christopher “CJ” Baran, Jonny Coffer, Tommy English, and Jack & Coke.

Stream the audio clip for “Love You Like That” below.

Mabel confirms details for new project

11 Oct

Mabel has confirmed the details for her upcoming project.

“Ivy to Roses,” which is the title of the British singer/songwriter’s debut mixtape, will arrive on October 13th via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Current promotional single “Begging” – which was written by Mabel alongside Josh Crocker and Joel Pott – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to Marlon Roudette and Jordan “JD” Reid, who co-wrote previous single “Finders Keepers;” The Electric, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Tre Jean Marie, Negin Djafari, MNEK, and Joel Compass are among the other musicians expected to appear on the highly-anticipated project.

See the tracklisting for “Ivy to Roses” below.

(1) Come Over / (2) Begging / (3) Finders Keepers / (4) Ivy / (5) Low Key / (6) Roses / (7) Weapon / (8) Passionfruit / (9) Finders Keepers (Remix)

Frances teases new collaboration with Jess Glynne

22 Sep

Frances has teased a new collaboration with Jess Glynne.

“Not a bad spot for a few days of writing with a group of crazy talented people!! Thank you @jessglynne ❤️,” the British singer/songwriter posted to her Instagram profile on Friday (September 22, 2017).

Born Sophie Cooke, Frances released her debut album “Things I’ve Never Said” earlier this year via Cookie Records and Capitol Records. That collection also spawned contributions from Greg Kurstin (“Say it Again”), Steve Fitzmaurice (“Don’t Worry About Me”) and Mojam Music (“No Matter”).

Having previously co-written Karen Harding’s “Open My Eyes;” Frances has also penned songs on the next projects by fellow recording artists Sam Smith, Meghan Trainor, Liv Dawson, Ella Henderson, Sody, and Kara Marni.

Meanwhile, Glynne’s second studio collection and follow-up to 2015’s “I Cry When I Laugh” is expected to arrive later this year via Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled collection boasts further songwriting alliances with Jin Jin (David Guetta), Kamille (Bebe Rexha), Carla Marie Williams (Craig David), Wayne Hector (Birdy), Sam Romans (John Legend), Talay Riley (Keri Hilson), Jamie Scott (Niall Horan) and Ed Sheeran (Anne-Marie).

On the production front, Glynne has worked with TMS (Zak Abel), Steve Mac (Pink), Cass Lowe (Nick Jonas), Toby Gad (Beyonce), Starsmith (Paloma Faith), Jonny Coffer (Kiesza), Bastian Langebaek (Jessie Ware), Grades (Nao), Knox Brown (Emeli Sande) and The Electric (Mabel McVey).

Watch the music video for “Hold My Hand” below.

Mabel hits the studio with Pawws, The Electric

21 Sep

British singer/songwriter Mabel McVey, known mononymously as Mabel, has teamed with Pawws and The Electric for a new collaboration.

Pawws (born Lucy Helene Taylor) has previously penned songs that were performed by Dua Lipa (“Be the One”), Etham (“Close Enough”), Liv Dawson (“I’ll Be Waiting), Danny L Harle (“Me4U”) and Annalisa (“Used to You”).

Meanwhile, The Electric (composed of Edvard Erfjord and Henrik Michelsen) are responsible for producing Little Mix’s “Shout Out to My Ex,” Fifth Harmony’s “Don’t Say You Love Me,” Machine Gun Kelly’s “At My Best,” Fleur East’s “Sax,” Olly Murs’s “Love You More,” and M.O’s “Not in Love.”

Mabel’s current mini-album “Bedroom” – featuring the Marlon Roudette-penned / John “JD” Reid-produced “Finders Keepers” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Her upcoming debut studio collection under Polydor Records reportedly boasts alliances with Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), Negin Djafari (Louisa Johnson), MNEK (Zara Larsson), Raye (Anne-Marie), Arnthor Birgisson (Taya), Levi Lennox (FKA twigs), Grades (Ella Mai) and Joel Compass (Tinashe).

Watch the music video for “Finders Keepers” below.