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Natalie La Rose teases new collaboration with Mike Dean

16 Jul

Photo Credit: Martika Avalon

Natalie La Rose has teased a new collaboration with Mike Dean.

“When I laid my eyes on @therealmikedean precious Grand, I just couldn’t keep my hands off of it,” the Dutch singer/songwriter posted on Instagram.

Dean is known for his production works with Kanye West (“Ultralight Beam”), Beyonce (“Love Drought”), The Weeknd (“Tell Your Friends”), Madonna (“Inside Out”), Justin Bieber (“No Sense”) and Rihanna (“FourFiveSeconds”).

In addition to launching a record label by the name of M.W.A. (an acronym for Dean’s DJ name Mexican Wrestling Association), the American record producer has also contributed to Sky Ferreira’s sophomore album “Masochism.”

Meanwhile, La Rose is expected to release her debut album later this year via Dreams World/Sony RAL.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions from Jarrad Rogers (Rita Ora), Shama Joseph (Rihanna), GRADES (Jess Glynne), Tommy Brown (Ariana Grande), Detail (Jhene Aiko), The Stereotypes (Bruno Mars), DJ Marley Watters (Justine Skye), and T-Minus (Kelly Rowland).

On the songwriting front, La Rose has worked with Caroline Ailin (Dua Lipa), Scott Harris (Phoebe Ryan), Courtney Harrell (Fantasia Barrino), Talay Riley (Keri Hilson), Whitney Phillips (Sabrina Ddumba), Breyan Isaac (Charlie Puth), Rosina Russell (David Guetta) and Jacob Luttrell (Tori Kelly).

Watch the music video for “Somebody” below.

Stanaj works with Mike Posner for debut album

6 Jul

Stanaj has worked with fellow recording artist Mike Posner for his upcoming debut album.

The Grammy nominated American singer-songwriter, poet, and record producer (born Michael Robert Henrion Posner) recently helmed Nick Jonas’ “Remember I Told You,” now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Other notable songwriting and production credits by Posner include Maroon 5’s “Sugar,” Labrinth’s “Beneath Your Beautiful,” Justin Bieber’s “Girlfriend,” Olly Murs’ “Nothing Without You,” and Cher Lloyd’s “Just Be Mine.”

Meanwhile, Stanaj’s first studio collection – featuring the Simon Wilcox-penned / RedOne & T.I. Jakke-produced “The Way I Love Her” – is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly yields additional contributions from Stephan Moccio, Diane Warren, Cass Lowe, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Mick Schultz, Tayla Parx, Eric Hudson, Chloe Angelides, Ido Zmishlany, Jacob Luttrell, Danja, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, The Rascals, and Jussifer.

Listen to the audio clip for “The Way I Love Her” below.

Stanaj delivers new promotional single “The Way I Love Her”

30 Jun

American singer/songwriter Stanaj has delivered his new single online.

“The Way I Love Her” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was written by Stanaj alongside Simon Wilcox (Bebe Rexha, Camila Cabello), Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Pitbull, Enrique Iglesias) and Jakke “T.I. Jakke” Erixson (Christina Aguilera, Prince Royce).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Stanaj is expected to release his next project later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional songwriting contributions from Diane Warren (Celine Dion), Ruth-Anne Cunningham (Niall Horan), Tayla Parx (Jason Derulo), Chloe Angelides (Lea Michele), Jacob Luttrell (Tori Kelly) and Evan “Kidd” Bogart (ZZ Ward).

On the production front, Stanaj has worked with Stephan Moccio (Lykke Li), Cass Lowe (Rudimental), Mick Schultz (Kelly Rowland), Tommy Brown (Fifth Harmony), Eric Hudson (Mariah Carey), Ido Zmishlany (Stephen Puth), Danja (Usher), The Rascals (Ariana Grande) and Jussifer (Jason Derulo).

Watch the lyric video for “The Way I Love Her” below.

Stanaj teases new collaboration with RedOne

14 Jun

Stanaj has teased a new collaboration with RedOne.

“Boy do we have a gem coming for you soon,” the American singer/songwriter posted to Instagram on Tuesday (June 13, 2017).

RedOne’s production credits include Lady GaGa’s “Bad Romance,” Austin Mahone’s “What About Love,” Jennifer Lopez’s “On the Floor,” Jason Derulo’s “Stupid Love,” Priyanka Chopra’s “Exotic,” Enrique Iglesias’ “Taking Back My Love,” Nicki Minaj’s “Starships,” Taio Cruz’s “There She Goes,” Nicole Scherzinger’s “Poison,” and Kelly Rowland’s “Down for Whatever.”

Born Nadir Khayat, the Moroccan-Swedish musician also co-wrote songs with Cathy Dennis, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Andrea Martin, Sean Douglas, Frankie Storm, Claude Kelly, Makeba Riddick, Wayne Hector, Ameerah Roelants, Savan Kotecha, Kinnda Hamid, Talay Riley, Ester Dean, Prince Charlez, Janet Sewell-Ulepic, Bilal Hajji, Angela Hunte, Justin Tranter, and Sia Furler.

Meanwhile, Stanaj is expected to release his next project later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “The Preview” and 2017’s “From a Distance” reportedly delivers productions from Stephan Moccio (The Weeknd), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Mick Schultz (Jeremih), Tommy Brown (Ariana Grande), Eric Hudson (Chris Brown), Ido Zmishlany (Shawn Mendes), Danja (Ciara), The Rascals (Zendaya), Jussifer (Bea Miller) and Bradford Ellis (Louis Mattrs).

Stream the following playlist dedicated to RedOne’s work!

Ariana Grande enlists Pharrell Williams for new album

7 Mar

Ariana Grande has enlisted Pharrell Williams for her upcoming fourth album.

Williams recently produced the original motion picture soundtrack for “Hidden Figures,” which featured guest appearances from Lalah Hathway (“Surrender”), Mary J. Blige (“Mirage”), Alicia Keys (“Apple”) and Janelle Monae (“Jalapeno”).

The American singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer, and film producer’s resume boasts further works with Beyonce (“Work it Out”), Toni Braxton (“Hit the Freeway”), Kelly Rowland (“Feet to the Fire”), Frank Ocean (“Pink + White”), Solange (“I Decided”), Ed Sheeran (“Sing”), Kylie Minogue (“I Was Gonna Cancel”), Usher (“Twisted”) and Mariah Carey (“Say Something”).

Meanwhile, Grande is expected to release her next studio collection – featuring additional alliances with Taylor Parks and Tommy Brown – later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2016’s “Dangerous Woman,” which peaked to number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Focus,” “Side to Side,” “Into You” and “Everyday.”

Fans of Williams’ production and songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next projects by Camila Cabello, Justin Timberlake, Charlie Puth, Liam Payne, Christina Aguilera, Cris Cab, and N*E*R*D.

Watch the music video for “Everyday” below.

Stanaj releases new mini-collection “From a Distance”

27 Jan

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Stanaj has released his second mini-collection online.

“From a Distance” – featuring “Change,” “Meant to Be,” “Bad Woman” and “Find Me” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “The Preview” boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Rodney Jerkins (Justin Bieber), Carmen Reece (Ariana Grande), Fraser T. Smith (Sam Smith) and JHart (Zara Larsson).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Stanaj is currently working on his first studio collection under Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers songwriting contributions from Ross Golan, Diane Warren, Jacob Luttrell, Ruth-Anne Cunningham, Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Taylor Parks, and Scott Harris.

On the production front, Stanaj has worked with Eric Hudson, Tommy Brown, Mick Shultz, Cass Lowe, Ido Zmishlany, and Stephan Moccio.

Stream “From a Distance” in its entirety below.

Ruth-Anne Cunningham hints at new collaboration with Stanaj, Diane Warren

19 Jan

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Irish singer-songwriter Ruth-Anne Cunningham, who also goes by the name of Rooty, has hinted at a new collaboration with fellow recording artist Stanaj and legendary songwriter Diane Warren.

“Very special day today with Diane Warren. Can’t wait for y’all to hear. And so great to hang with Stanaj, who is smashing it right now,” Cunningham posted to her Instagram account (@iamrootymusic).

Cunningham recently provided guest vocals on the track “Pray,” taken from the upcoming original motion picture soundtrack, “Fifty Shades Darker.”

As a songwriter, she has worked with Alex & Sierra (“Little Do You Know”), Jojo (“Too Little, Too Late”), Katherine McPhee (“Over It”), Leona Lewis (“Perfection”), Thirdstory (“G Train”), One Direction (“No Control”), Pixie Lott (“Turn it Up”), and Zac Samuel & Moon Willis (“Never Letting Go”).

Meanwhile, Stanaj is expected to release his first studio collection later this year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers contributions from Fraser T. Smith, Ross Golan, Stephan Moccio, Carmen Reece, Eric Hudson, Taylor Parks, Ido Zmishlany, Jacob Luttrell, Cass Lowe, Evan Bogart, Mick Schultz, Chloe Angelides, Tommy Brown, Helen Culver, and Scott Harris.

Stanaj’s debut mini-collection “The Preview” – featuring collaborations with Fredro, Sebastian Kole, Chelcee Grimes, Michael Angelo, Andy Hollander, Dana Parish, Hazebanga, Justin Tranter, and Mattman & Robin – is out now via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Watch the music video for “Ain’t Love Strange” below.