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Noah Cyrus delivers new single “I’m Stuck”

26 May

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American singer/songwriter Noah Cyrus has delivered her new single online.

“I’m Stuck” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Cyrus alongside Jenna Andrews (Sabina Ddumba, Ella Henderson) and Sam Romans (Craig David, Alicia Keys).

Production duties on “I’m Stuck” were handled by Timothy McKenzie, professionally known as Labrinth, who previously teamed up with Cyrus on “Make Me (Cry)” and helmed songs for other artists including Ms. Dynamite’s “Neva Soft,” Rihanna’s “Lost in Paradise,” and Ed Sheeran’s “Save Myself.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cyrus’ upcoming debut album “NC-17” – featuring the Digital Farm Animals-produced “Stay Together” and Dan Wilson-assisted “Almost Famous” – will arrive later this year via Ron Perry’s Songs Music Publishing and Barry Weiss’ label RECORDS.

Stream the audio clip for “I’m Stuck” below.

Noah Cyrus confirms details for new single

9 Apr

Noah Cyrus has confirmed the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Stay Together” as the second promotional cut from her debut album, “NC-17,” and will release it on April 14 via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Brittany “Brit” Burton (Jessie J, 5 Seconds of Summer) and Emily Warren (The Chainsmokers, Shawn Mendes).

Production duties on “Stay Together” were handled by British musician Nicholas “Digital Farm Animals” Gale, who also contributed the next projects by Rita Ora, Dua Lipa, Taya, John Newman, Louisa Johnson, Marlon Roudette, GNASH, Conrad Sewell, Sigma, Anne-Marie, KStewart, Liam Payne, Astrid S, Chromeo, JP Cooper, Liza Owen, Kat Dahlia, Louis Tomlinson, Mabel McVey, DAECOLM, Emma Bale, and Fifth Harmony.

As mentioned in earlier posts, “NC-17” – featuring the Labrinth-assisted “Make Me (Cry)” and Ilsey Juber-penned / Dan Wilson-produced “Almost Famous” – will arrive later this year via Songs Music Publishing / RECORDS.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further productions from Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Two Inch Punch, Big Taste, Jonas Jeberg, DannyBoyStyles, Carl Falk, Ariel Rechtshaid, and Isabella “Isa Machine” Summers.

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the album are Noonie Bao, Jenna Andrews, Sarah Hudson, Maegan Cottone, Andrea “NyLo” Landis, Caroline Ailin, Madison Emiko Love, Lauren Aquilina, Maureen “MoZella” McDonald, Hannah Wilson, Ross Golan, Justin Tranter, Sam Romans, and Trey Campbell.

Watch the music video for “Make Me (Cry)” below.

Clean Bandit teases new collaboration with Jess Glynne, Jimmy Napes

20 Mar

Clean Bandit have reunited in the studio with Jess Glynne and Jimmy Napes.

“MC Emotional Banger and DJ Vibrancy jamming @jessglynne @jimmynapes,” the British electronic music group – composed of Grace Chatto and siblings Jack and Luke Patterson – posted to their Instagram profile.

Clean Bandit previously teamed with Glynne and Napes on international hit single “Rather Be,” which topped the UK Singles Chart and peaked to number ten on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Glynne also provided guest vocals on Clean Bandit’s “Real Love,” which peaked to number two on the UK Singles Chart, and Napes co-wrote “Extraordinary,” which delivered guest vocals from UK singer-songwriter Sharna Bass.

As mentioned in earlier posts, the upcoming sophomore album by Clean Bandit – featuring singles “Tears,” “Rockabye” and “Symphony” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “New Eyes” boasts contributions from Sam Romans (Craig David), Mark Ralph (AlunaGeorge), Ina Wroldsen (Janelle Monae), Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez) and Steve Mac (Demi Lovato).

Other musicians expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Toby Gad (Beyonce), Natasha Bedingfield (Tori Kelly), Labrinth (Noah Cyrus), Priscilla Renae (Rihanna), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Eyelar (Diztortion), Jesse Shatkin (Kelly Clarkson), MNDR (Charli XCX) and Joel Compass (Tinashe).

Watch the music video for “Symphony” below.

Clean Bandit drafts Zara Larsson for new single “Symphonies”

17 Feb

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British electronic music group Clean Bandit – composed of Grace Chatto and siblings Jack and Luke Patterson – have selected “Symphonies” as the next promotional single from their upcoming sophomore album.

The Zara Larsson-featuring track was written by Jack Patterson alongside Ina Wroldsen (Tinie Tempah, Janelle Monae), Ammar Malik (Selena Gomez, Camila Cabello) and Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Ed Sheeran).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Clean Bandit’s second studio collection – featuring previous promotional singles “Tears” and “Rockabye” – will arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2014’s “New Eyes” reportedly delivers further contributions from Toby Gad (Beyonce), Cass Lowe (Nick Jonas), Priscilla Renea (Kelly Clarkson), Labrinth (Noah Cyrus) Natasha Bedingfield (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Rockabye” below.

Ed Sheeran premieres music video for new single “Shape of You”

30 Jan

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Ed Sheeran has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Shape of You” to his YouTube channel on Monday (January 30, 2017).

“Shape of You” was co-written by Johnny McDaid (Aquilo, Harry Styles) and the song’s producer Steve Mac (Jess Glynne, Olly Murs).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sheeran’s third studio collection “Divide” – featuring previous promotional single “Castle on the Hill” – will arrive on March 3 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2015’s “Multiply” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Benny Blanco, Amy Wadge, Foy Vance, Jessie Ware, Ryan Tedder, Julia Michaels, Labrinth, and Ammar Malik.

On the songwriting front, Sheeran has contributed to the next projects by James Blunt [Atlantic Records], Anne-Marie [Major Tom’s Music / Asylum Records] and Zara Larsson [TEN Music Group / Epic Records].

Watch the music video for “Shape of You” below.

Ed Sheeran premieres music video for new single “Castle on the Hill”

23 Jan

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Ed Sheeran has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The British singer-songwriter posted the visual clip for “Castle on the Hill” to his YouTube channel on Monday (January 23, 2017).

“Castle on the Hill” was co-written and produced by Benny Blanco, who also teamed up with Sheeran on global hit single “Don’t” as well as tracks for other artists/acts including Justin Bieber (“Love Yourself), Major Lazer (“Cold Water”), Jessie Ware (“Say You Love Me”) and Rixton (“Hotel Ceiling”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sheeran’s third studio collection “Divide” will arrive on March 3 via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2015’s “Multiply” boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Steve Mac, Johnny McDaid, Amy Wadge, Foy Vance, Jessie Ware, Ryan Tedder, Julia Michaels, Labrinth, and Ammar Malik.

Watch the music video for “Castle on the Hill” below.

Ed Sheeran reveals new album “Divide” deluxe edition tracks

17 Jan

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Ed Sheeran has revealed the deluxe edition tracks from his upcoming album.

“Barcelona,” “Bibia Be Ye Ye,” “Nancy Mulligan” and “Save Myself” are slotted for inclusion on the British singer-songwriter’s third studio collection “Divide,” which will arrive on March 3 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “X” reunites Sheeran with Benny Blanco (Selena Gomez, The Weend), Amy Wadge (Dua Lipa, Marlon Roudette), Foy Vance (Rudimental, Sawyer Fredericks) and Johnny McDaid (Robbie Williams, Harry Styles).

Other album contributors include Ryan Tedder (Kesha, Leona Lewis), Julia Michaels (Tinashe, Ellie Goulding), Labrinth (Rihanna, Ms. Dynamite), Ammar Malik (Matoma, Olly Murs) and Jessie Ware (Sampha, Nicki Minaj).

Current promotional singles “Shape of You” and “Castle on the Hill” are now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the songwriting front, Sheeran has contributed to the forthcoming debut projects by Anne-Marie [Major Tom’s Music / Asylum Records], Zara Larsson [TEN Music Group / Epic Records] and Rita Ora [Atlantic Records UK].

His previous credits include Justin Bieber’s “Love Yourself,” Major Lazer’s “Cold Water,” Hilary Duff’s “Tattoo,” Jessie Ware’s “Say You Love Me,” Taylor Swift’s “Everything Has Changed,” and Tori Kelly’s “I Was Made for Loving You.”

Watch the lyric video for “Castle on the Hill” below.