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Zara Larsson unwraps tracklist for new album “So Good”

3 Mar

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Zara Larsson has unwrapped the tracklist for her upcoming album, “So Good,” which will arrive on March 17 via TEN Music Group and Epic Records.

The title track – now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets – was co-written by Charlie Puth alongside Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Ariana Grande, Jake Miller), LunchMoney Lewis (Meghan Trainor, Ricky Reed) and DannyBoyStyles (Jason Derulo, Nicki Minaj).

Other album songwriters include Livvi Franc (Rihanna), JHart (Keith Urban), Eskeerdo (Fifth Harmony), Julia Michaels (Tinashe), Ed Sheeran (Taylor Swift), Ana Diaz (Britney Spears), Johnny McDaid (Harry Styles), Ina Wroldsen (Jess Glynne) and Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez).

On the production front, Larsson has also teamed up with Mike Spencer (Gabrielle Aplin), Steve Mac (Ella Henderson), Fred Ball (Jessie Ware), MAG (Colbie Caillat), Jason Gill (Tove Lo), M-Phazes (Keyshia Cole), DJ Freedo (Little Mix), MNEK (Craig David) and The Monsters & The Strangerz (Bebe Rexha).

See the tracklisting for “So Good” below.

(1) What They Say / (2) Lush Life / (3) I Would Like / (4) So Good / (5) Too Good for Me / (6) Only You / (7) Never Forget You / (8) Sundown / (9) Don’t Let Me Be Yours / (10) Make That Money / (11) Ain’t My Fault / (12) One Mississippi / (13) Funeral / (14) I Can’t Fall In Love Without You / (15) Symphony

Fifth Harmony hits the studio with Fredro for new album

4 Feb

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Fifth Harmony have recorded new music with Fredro for their new album.

The Swedish record producer and songwriter – real name Fredrik Odesjo – recently worked with Stanaj (“Ain’t Love Strange”), Alessia Cara (“My Song”), Contessa (“Running”), Moxiie (“Fvrs”) and Taj Jackson (“My Forever”).

His extesnive resume boasts further collabos with Christina Milian (“When You Look at Me”), Mya (“Fabulous Life”), Vitamin C (“Busted”), Sugababes (“Supernatural”), Cheri Dennis (“Ooh Ooh”), Shontelle (“Ghetto Lullabye”), Jessica Mauboy (“Can Anybody Tell Me”) and Melodi Brown (“Skin”).

Meanwhile, Fifth Harmony – composed of Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Dinah Jane, and Lauren Jauregui – are scheduled to release the follow-up to 2016’s “7/27” later this year via Syco Music and Epic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional productions from Jason Evigan (Britney Spears), Digital Farm Animals (Hailee Steinfeld), Shama Joseph (Jennifer Lopez) and The Monsters & The Strangerz (Zara Larsson).

On the songwriting front, Fifth Harmony have teamed with Sebastian Kole (Brandy), Dyo (Iggy Azalea), Candy Shields (Brave Williams), Verse Simmonds (Chris Brown) and Akil “Forever Fresh” King (Beyonce).

Watch the music video for “All in My Head (Flex)” below.

Fifth Harmony enlists Dyo for new album

3 Feb

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Fifth Harmony have enlisted Dyo for their upcoming third album.

The British singer/songwriter – real name Dayo Olatunji – recently co-wrote and provided guest vocals on Swedish producer Neiked’s hit single “Sexual,” which peaked to number five on the UK Singles Chart.

Dyo’s resume boasts further works with producers and fellow songwriters Jonas Blue, Talay Riley, Shift K3Y, Jin Jin, Naughty Boy, and Taylor Parks.

Meanwhile, Fifth Harmony – composed of Ally Brooke, Normani Kordei, Dinah Jane, and Lauren Jauregui – are scheduled to release their next studio collection later this year via Syco Music and Epic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further contributions from Jason Evigan, Digital Farm Animals, Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph, Verse Simmonds, Akil “Forever Fresh” King, and The Monsters & The Strangerz.

Fifth Harmony previous studio collection, 2016’s “7/27,” debuted at number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Work from Home,” “Write on Me” and “That’s My Girl.”

Watch an exlusive live performance of “Sensual” below.

Zara Larsson unleashes artwork for new album “So Good”

2 Feb

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Zara Larsson has unleashed the artwork for her new album online.

The singer-songwriter christened her upcoming studio collection “So Good” and will release it later this year via TEN Music Group / Epic Records.

The title track was as co-written by Charlie Puth alongside Jacob Kasher (Bebe Rexha, Louisa Johnson), LunchMoney Lewis (Meghan Trainor, Ricky Reed) and DannyBoyStyles (Jason Derulo, Nicki Minaj).

Other songwriters backing Larsson on “So Good” are Ed Sheeran, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, Ina Wroldsen, Wayne Hector, Taylor Parks, Sean Douglas, Tiffany Fred, Livvi Franc, Jason Boyd, and Lauren Christy.

On the production front, the “Ain’t My Fault” star has reportedly teamed up with Stargate, Jonas Jeberg, T-Collar, Steve Mac, Joel Little, Harmony Samuels, Eric Hudson, Dem Jointz, Mag, and The Monsters & the Strangerz.

Listen to the audio clip for “So Good” below.

Zara Larsson delivers new single “So Good” with Ty Dolla $ign

28 Jan

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Zara Larsson has delivered her new promotional single online.

“So Good” – featuring Ty Dolla $ign – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Charlie Puth alongside Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Ciara, Jason Derulo), Gamal “LunchMoney” Lewis (Fifth Hamrony, Ricky Reed) and Daniel “DannyBoyStyles” Schoffield (Beyonce, The Weeknd).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Larsson’s next studio collection – featuring previous singles “I Would Like,” “Ain’t My Fault,” “Lush Life” and “Never Forget You” – will arrive later this year via TEN Music Group / Epic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Ed Sheeran, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, Ina Wroldsen, Wayne Hector, Taylor Parks, Sean Douglas, Tiffany Fred, Brayton Bowman, Livvi Franc, Anton Rundberg, Julia Karlsson, Jason Boyd, and Lauren Christy.

On the production front, Larsson has teamed up with Stargate, Jonas Jeberg, MNEK, T-Collar, Steve Mac, Joel Little, Harmony Samuels, Mike Spencer, Eric Hudson, Dem Jointz, Mag, and The Monsters & the Strangerz.

Listen to the audio clip for “So Good” below.

Zara Larsson drafts Ty Dolla $ign for new single “So Good”

16 Jan

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Zara Larsson has christened “So Good” – featuring Ty Dolla $ign – has the next promotional single from her upcoming sophomore album.

“So Good” was co-written by Charlie Puth alongside Jacob “JKash” Kasher (Ciara, Bebe Rexha), Gamal “LunchMoney” Lewis (Meghan Trainor, Jennifer Lopez) and Daniel “DannyBoyStyles” Schoffield (Beyonce, The Weeknd).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Larsson’s next studio collection – featuring previous singles “I Would Like,” “Ain’t My Fault,” “Lush Life” and “Never Forget You” – will arrive later this year via TEN Music Group / Epic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further songwriting contributions from Ed Sheeran, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, Ina Wroldsen, Wayne Hector, Taylor Parks, Sean Douglas, Tiffany Fred, Brayton Bowman, Livvi Franc, Anton Rundberg, Julia Karlsson, Jason Boyd, and Lauren Christy.

On the production front, Larsson has teamed up with Stargate, Jonas Jeberg, MNEK, T-Collar, Steve Mac, Joel Little, Harmony Samuels, Mike Spencer, Eric Hudson, Dem Jointz, Mag, and The Monsters & the Strangerz.

Watch the music video for “Never Forget You” below.

Meghan Trainor reveals tracklisting for new album “Thank You”

7 Apr

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Meghan Trainor has revealed the tracklisting for her upcoming album.

The singer-songwriter is scheduled to release “Thank You” on May 13 via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.

Lead single “NO” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Jacob Kasher Hindlin (Charlie Puth, Trey Songz) and produced by Ricky Reed (Jason Derulo, Fifth Harmony).

The follow-up to 2015’s “Thank You” delivers additional alliances with Johan Carlsson (Harry Styles), Ross Golan (Ariana Grande), Tommy Brown (Pia Mia), Stephan Moccio (Ellie Goulding), Rock City (Keri Hilson), LunchMoney Lewis (Jessie J) and The Monsters & the Strangerz (Nick Jonas).

Peep the tracklisting for “Thank You” below.

(1) Watch Me Do / (2) Me Too / (3) NO / (4) Better / (5) Hopeless Romantic / (6) I Love Me / (7) Kindly Calm Me Down / (8) Goosebumps / (9) Just a Friend to You / (10) I Won’t Let You Down / (11) Dance Like Yo’ Daddy / (12) Champagne Problems / Deluxe Edition – (13) Mom / (14) Friends / (15) Thank You

Rita Ora, Chris Brown unleash new single “Body On Me”

9 Aug

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Rita Ora has unleashed her new single online.

The singer/songwriter posted the audio clip for “Body On Me” – featuring Chris Brown – to her Vevo channel on Thursday (August 06, 2015).

“Body On Me” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Rosina “Soaky Siren” Russell (Zendaya, Dawn Richard) and James “JHart” Abrahart (Trey Songz, CeeLo Green).

Production duties were handled by T-Collar (Krishane, Fifth Harmony) along with The Monsters & the Strangerz (Demi Lovato, Carly Rae Jepsen).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ora’s sophomore album is executive-produced by Jacob Kasher Hindlin and scheduled to hit stores later this year through Roc Nation and Columbia Records.

The still-untitled project also features contributions from Disclosure (Sam Smith, Mary J. Blige), Ed Sheeran (Taylor Swift, Christina Perri), Dr. Luke (Ciara, Britney Spears) and Diplo (AlunaGeorge, Katy Perry).

Previous single “Poison” – which was helmed by fellow UK recording artist Kate Nash along with Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter and Nolan “Sir Nolan” Lambroza – peaked to number three on the UK Singles Chart.

Listen to the audio clip for “Body On Me” below.

Jason Derulo premieres “Cheyenne” music video

30 Jun

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

The singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Cheyenne” to his official YouTube channel on Tuesday (June 30, 2015).

“Cheyenne” was co-written by Derulo along with Lindy Robbins (Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato), Sam Martin (David Guetta, Nick Jonas), Jason Evigan (Madonna, Kelly Clarkson) and Ian Kirkpatrick (Hilary Duff, Christina Aguilera).

Production duties were handled by The Monsters and the Strangerz, who are responsible for Austin Mahone’s “Dirty Work” [Interscope], Maroon 5’s “It Was Always You” [222] and Lea Michele’s “On My Way” [Columbia].

Derulo’s latest album “Everything is 4” – featuring previous hit single “Want to Want Me” – is now available for download via iTunes in partnership with Beluga Heights and Warner Bros Records.

Watch the music video for “Cheyenne” below.

Bebe Rexha unwraps artwork for debut EP “I Don’t Wanna Grow Up”

30 Apr

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Bebe Rexha has unwrapped the artwork for her upcoming debut EP.

The singer/songwriter is scheduled to release “I Don’t Wanna Grow Up” on May 12 via iTunes in partnership with Warner Bros Records.

Lead singles “I Can’t Stop Drinking About You” and “I’m Gonna Show You Crazy” are now available for download from all digital outlets.

Among the musicians backing Rexha on the EP are Jason Evigan (Madonna, Jason Derulo), Lauren Christy (Chris Brown, Jamie Foxx), Jon Levine (Selena Gomez, Nelly Furtado) and The Monsters & the Strangerz (Sia, Maroon 5).

On the songwriting front, Rexha has contributed to the forthcoming studio albums by Usher [RCA Records] and Becky Hill [Parlophone Records].

Her previous songwriting credits include David Guetta’s “Hey Mama” [Parlophone], Tinashe’s “2 On” [RCA], Nikki Williams’ “Glowing” [Def Jam] and Eminem’s “Monster” f/ Rihanna [Interscope].

Watch the music video for “I’m Gonna Show You Crazy” below.