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Stacy Barthe teases new collaboration with Tiwa Savage

16 Jan

Stacy Barthe has teased a new collaboration with Tiwa Savage.

“@TiwaSavage it’s one thing to be a fan but to be in your presence is a whole different thing. Can’t wait for the world to hear this magic. Thank you for everything!” the American singer/songwriter posted to Instagram.

Barthe is known for co-writing Beyonce’s “Brown Skin Girl,” Rihanna’s “Cheers,” Elle Varner’s “Kinda Love,” Alicia Keys’ “Limitedless,” Katy Perry’s “Hummingbird Heartbeat,” and Britney Spears’ “Blur.”

She has also contributed to the next releases by John Legend, Brandy, Sevyn Streeter, Usher, Mary J. Blige, Jojo, David Guetta, and H.E.R.

Meanwhile, Savage’s latest promotional single “Owo Mi Da” – which was produced by Moses Philips – is now available via via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Her upcoming album is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music South Africa in partnership with Capitol Records and Motown Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Owo Mi Da” below.

 

Tiwa Savage releases new single “49-99”

8 Sep

Tiwa Savage has released her new single online.

“49-99” – which was produced by Phillip “Pheelz” Moses and co-written by Savage alongside fellow recording artist Olamide – is now available via Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The Nigerian singer/songwriter’s upcoming project – which serves as the follow-up to 2017’s “Sugarcane” EP – is expected to arrive later this year via Motown / Capitol Records (US) and Island Records (UK).

Savage recently recorded the track “Keys To the Kingdom,” taken from the original motion picture soundtrack, “The Lion King: The Gift,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Furthermore, Savage’s songwriting credits include Monica’s “Catch Me,” Kenny Lattimore’s “Built to Last,” Chrisette Michele’s “A Couple of Forevers,” Fantasia Barrino’s “Cornbread and Collard Greens,” Miranda Brooke’s “Hater,” Jaicko’s “Oh Yeah,” and Kat DeLuna’s “Push Push.”

Watch the music video for “49-99” below.

 

Beyonce unleashes new album “The Lion King: The Gift”

19 Jul

Beyonce has released her new project online.

“The Lion King: The Gift” – which was inspired by Disney’s new version of the classic film – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Curated and produced by Beyonce, the highly-anticipated collection features guest appearances from Jay-Z, Pharrell Williams, Kendrick Lamar, Childish Gambino, Burna Boy, Tiwa Savage, Jessie Reyez, and Blue Ivy Carter.

Among the musicians who contributed to the album are Labrinth, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Raye, Ari PenSmith, P2J, Stacy Barthe, Diplo, Sounwave, Akil King, Starrah, Biopolar Sunshine, Kaydence, Nija Charles, and Nova Wav.

Stream “The Lion King: The Gift” below.

Ciara liberates new studio collection “Beauty Marks”

12 May

American singer, songwriter Ciara Princess Harris, known mononymously as Ciara, has liberated her seventh studio collection online.

“Beauty Marks” – featuring singles “Level Up,” “Dose,” Greatest Love,” “Thinkin Bout You” and “Freak Me” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The highly-anticipated project boasts productions from Benny Cassette, Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins, Maejor, Tricky Stewart, Pierre Medor, Jasper Cameron, and Skylar Grey.

On the songwriting front, Ciara has worked with Ester Dean, Carmen Reece, Theron Thomas, Janine the Machine, Rosina “Soaky Siren” Russell, Kaveh Rastegar, Tiwa Savage, Kimberly Perry of The Band Perry.

Watch the music video for “Thinkin Bout You” below.

Ciara releases new promotional single “Freak Me”

11 Aug

Ciara has released her promotional single online.

“Freak Me” – featuring Tekno – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Theron Thomas of R. City alongside Nigerian singer/songwriter Tiwa Savage, whose other songwriting credits include Fantasia Barrino’s “Supernatural Love,” Monica’s “Catch Me,” Chrisette Michele’s “A Couple of Forevers,” and Miranda Brooke’s “Hater.”

Production duties on “Freak Me” were handled by Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem, who previously teamed up with Ciara on “Level Up” and helmed other cuts for Usher (“Will Work for Love”), Rihanna (“Push Up on Me”), Nicki minaj (“Marilyn Monroe”) and Gwen Stefani (“Used to Love You”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ciara’s upcoming seventh studio collection and follow-up to 2015’s “Jackie” is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Bros. Records in partnership with Beauty Marks Entertainment.

Stream the audio clip for “Freak Me” below.

Stargate hit the studio with Tiwa Savage

17 May

Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Stargate have teamed up with Nigerian singer, songwriter, and actress Tiwa Savage for a new collaboration.

Recent credits by the Norwegian songwriting and production duo include OneRepublic’s “No Vacancy,” Bebe Rexha’s “Bad Bitch,” Julia Michaels’ “Issues,” Zara Larsson’s “Sundown,” Shakira’s “Try Everything,” Gwen Stefani’s “Asking for It,” Charli XCX’s “After the Afterparty,” Sofia Carson’s “Back to Beautiful,” and AlunaGeorge’s “Hold Your Head High.”

Stargate’s extensive resume boasts further works with songwriters Phillip “Taj” Jackson, Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Ross Golan, Priscilla Renea, Johnta Austin, Amanda Ghost, Ian Dench, Makeba Riddick, Sam Romans, Ester Dean, Justin Tranter, Andrea Martin, Jasper Cameron, Kristal Oliver, LaShawn Daniels, Sarah Hudson, Harold Lilly, Arama Brown, Sean “The Pen” Garrett, and Cathy Dennis.

Meanwhile, Savage’s songwriting credits include Monica’s “Catch Me,” Kenny Lattimore’s “Built to Last,” Chrisette Michele’s “A Couple of Forevers,” Fantasia Barrino’s “Cornbread and Collard Greens,” Miranda Brooke’s “Hater,” Jaicko’s “Oh Yeah,” and Kat DeLuna’s “Push Push.”

The Roc Nation signee, born Tiwatope Savage-Balogun, has also worked with producers including Warren “Oak” Felder, Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph, Taurian “Adonis” Shropshire, Brian Kennedy, Nasri Atweh, Dapo Tormiro, Supa Dups, and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds.

Her latest album “R.E.D.” – featuring singles “Standing Ovation,” “If I Start to Talk” and “Rewind” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Stargate’s work!

Tiwa Savage premieres music video for new single “Wanted”

28 May

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Tiwa Savage has premiered the music video for her new single online.

“Wanted” is lifted from the singer/songwriter’s debut album “Once Upon a Time,” now available via 323 Entertainment / Mavin Records.

The track was co-written by Tiffany Fred, whose credits include Zendaya’s “Replay” [Hollywood Records], Livvi Franc’s “She Loves Love” [Jive Records] and Jennifer Hudson’s “Invicible” [RCA Records].

Production duties were handled by Warren “Oak” Felder, who is also responsible for Usher’s “Good Kisser” [RCA Records], Toni Braxton’s “Hands Tied” [Atlantic Records] and K. Michelle’s “V.S.O.P.” [Atlantic Records].

As a songwriter, Savage has penned works for artists including Fantasia Barrino (“Supernatural Love”), Miranda Brooke (“Hater”) and Monica (“Catch Me”).

Watch the Moe Musa-directed clip below.