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Rachel Platten shares new promotional single “Collide”

21 Oct

Rachel Platten has shared her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Cameron Jaymes of Christian music band Jaymes Reunion alongside Lindy Robbins (Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato), Busbee (Gwen Stefani, Maren Morris) and Jason Evigan (Rita Ora, Britney Spears).

Platten’s upcoming studio collection “Waves” – featuring previous promotional singles “Broken Glass” and “Perfect for You” – will arrive on October 27th via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Wildfire” boasts further songwriting contributions from Sean Douglas (Jason Derulo), Nate Cyphert (Kenzie May), Leland (Troye Sivan), Sam Martin (Colbie Caillat) and Mitch Allan (Jasmine Thompson).

On the production front, Platten has worked with StarGate (Pink), Jarrad Rogers (Ella Eyre), Ian Kirkpatrick (Dua Lipa), Jon Levine (Bebe Rexha), Ryan Tedder (Adele), Jonas Jeberg (Kylie Minogue) and Zach Skelton (Hailee Steinfeld).

Stream the audio clip for “Collide” below.

Majid Jordan enlist James Fauntleroy, Stargate for new promotional single “Body Talk”

21 Oct

Majid Jordan have unveiled their new promotional single online.

“Body Talk” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by group members Majid Al-Maskati and Jordan Ullman alongsise James Fauntleroy, whose notable credits include Bruno Mars’ “That’s What I Like,” Rihanna’s “Desperado,” Justin Timberlake’s “Take Back the Night,” Ciara’s “Love Sex Magic,” and Toni Braxton’s “Hero.”

Production duties on “Body Talk” were collectively handled by Ullman alongside Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of StarGate, who are also responsible for Camila Cabello’s “OMG,” Daya’s “New,” Rachel Platten’s “Broken Glass,” Julia Michaels’ “Issues,” and Sam Smith’s “Too Good at Goodbyes.”

Majid Jordan’s upcoming sophomore album “The Space Between” – featuring previous promotional singles “My Imagination,” “One I Want” and “Phases” – will arrive on October 27 via OVO Sound / Warner Brothers Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Body Talk” below.

Rita Ora delivers new promotional single “Anywhere”

20 Oct

Rita Ora has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Anywhere” – which was collectively produced by Alesso alongside Sir Nolan and Andrew Watt – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was also co-written by Alexandra “Ali” Tamposi (Liza Owen, Troye Sivan) and Brian Lee (Jason Derulo, Selena Gomez).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Ora’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring the Ed Sheeran-penned / Steve Mac-produced “Your Song” – is expected to arrive next year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions from Stargate, Jonny Coffer, Digital Farm Animals, Jimmy Napes, Leon Thomas, Jake Gosling, Mike Dean, Jason Evigan, Emile Haynie, and RITUAL.

On the songwriting front, Ora has worked with Eyelar Mirzazadeh, Sam Romans, Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee, Max McElligott, Diana Gordon, Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd, Chelcee Grimes, Justin Tranter, Georgia Ku, and Ammar Malik.

Stream the audio clip for “Anywhere” below.

Daya announces new promotional single details

10 Oct

Daya has announced the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter (born Grace Martine Tandon) christened “New” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming sophomore album and will release it on October 12 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Troye Sivan, Selena Gomez), James Newman (Kesha, Hailee Steinfeld), Nolan “Sir Nolan” Lambroza (Rita Ora, Nick Jonas) and Stargate (Beyonce, Christina Milian).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Daya’s forthcoming second studio collection is expected to arrive early next year via ARTBEATZ Entertainment / Sony Music Red.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Sit Still, Look Pretty” reportedly boasts additional contributions from Toby Gad (Pixie Lott, Natasha Bedingfield), Sasha Sloan (Alma, Camila Cabello), Deputy (Raye, Mack Wilds), Chloe Angelides (Lea Michele, Demi Lovato) and Lukas “Lulou” Loules (Tinashe, Era Istrefi).

Watch the music video for “Hide Away” below.

Sam Smith reveals artwork, tracklisting for sophomore album “The Thrill of it All”

7 Oct

British singer/songwriter Sam Smith has unwrapped the artwork and tracklisting for his upcoming sophomore album, “The Thrill of it All,” which will arrive on November 3rd via PMR Records and Capitol Records.

Current promotional single “Pray” – which was collectively produced by Jimmy Napes, Steve Fitzmaurice and Timbaland – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to confirmed contributors Stargate (“Too Good at Goodbyes”), Tyler Johnson (“One Last Song”) and Malay (“Midnight Train”); the follow-up to 2014’s “In the Lonely Hour” reportedly boasts further alliances with Two Inch Punch, Frances, Joel Little, Rachel Furner, Cass Lowe, Levi Lennox, Paul Epworth, Martin Sjolie, Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd, and Tobias Jesso Jr.

See the tracklisting for “The Thrill of it All” below.

(1) Too Good at Goodbyes / (2) Say it First / (3) One Last Song / (4) Midnight Train / (5) Burning / (6) Him / (7) Baby, You Make Me Crazy / (8) No Peace / (9) Palace / (10) Pray / (11) Nothing Left for You / (12) The Thrill of it All / (13) Scars / (14) One Day at a Time

Rachel Platten unwraps artwork, tracklisting for new album “Waves”

7 Oct

American singer/songwriter Rachel Platten has unwrapped the artwork and tracklisting for her upcoming second-major label album, “Waves,” which will arrive on October 27 via Columbia Records.

Current promotional single “Perfect for You” – which was co-written by Mitch Allan, Nate Cyphert and Mike Eyal Aljadeff – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to Jarrad Rogers and Stargate, who produced the set’s lead single “Broken Glass,” the follow-up to 2016’s “Wildfire” boasts further productions from Jon Levine, Ryan Tedder, Zach Skelton, Busbee, Jason Evigan, Ian Kirkpatrick, Mick Schultz, Warren “Oak” Felder, and Jonas Jeberg.

On the songwriting front, Platten has teamed up with Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Lindy Robbins, Sean Douglas, Asia Whiteacre, Brett “Leland” McLaughlin, Fransisca Hall, Johnny McDaid, and Scott Harris.

See the tracklisting for “Waves” below.

(1) Perfect For You / (2) Whole Heart / (3) Collide / (4) Keep Up / (5) Broken Glass / (6) Shivers / (7) Loose Ends / (8) Labels / (9) Loveback / (10) Hands / (11) Fooling You / (12) Good Life / (13) Grace

Rachel Platten confirms title, release date for new album

4 Oct

Rachel Platten has confirmed the title and release date for her new album.

The American singer-songwriter christened her second major-label album “Waves” and will release it on October 27 via Columbia Records.

Current single “Broken Glass” – which was co-written by Nate Cyphert and Jarrad Rogers with co-production duties by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Swedish production duo Stargate – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Wildfire” boasts further productions from Jon Levine (Bebe Rexha), Ryan Tedder (Adele), Zach Skelton (Camila Cabello), Ian Kirkpatrick (Dua Lipa), Mick Schultz (Rihanna), Jason Evigan (Julia Michaels), Warren “Oak” Felder (Demi Lovato) and Jonas Jeberg (Selena Gomez).

Among the songwriters expected to appear on the album are Asia Whiteacre (Carly Rae Jepsen), Sean Douglas (Madonna), Fransisca Hall (Ella Eyre), Johnny McDaid (Zara Larsson), Leland (Sabrina Carpenter), Evan “Kidd” Bogart (Christina Milian) and Scott Harris (Melanie Martinez).

Watch the music video for “Broken Glass” below.