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Johnta Austin enlists Troy Taylor, Jerren Spruill for new single “Love Angel”

29 Jun

American singer/songwriter Johnta Austin has released his new single online.

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

Taken from Austin’s debut album “Love, Sex & Religion,” which will arrive on August 2nd via Empire, “Love Angel” was produced by Troy Taylor (Brian McKnight, Trey Songz) and Jerren “J-Kits” Spruill (Tank, K. Michelle).

As a songwriter, Austin is responsible for co-writing Mariah Carey’s “We Belong Together,” Toni Braxton’s “Just Be a Man About It,” Aaliyah’s “Miss You,” Mary J. Blige’s “Be Without You,” Janet Jackson’s “Call on Me,” Fantasia’s “Hood Boy,” Jessica Simpson’s “A Public Affair,” and Melanie Fiona’s “This Time.”

Austin’s extensive resume boasts additional works with top producers including Jermaine Dupri, Bryan Michael Cox, Teddy Bishop, No I.D., Jazze Pha, Warryn Campbell, Greg Kurstin, Oak Felder, Pop Wansel, Swizz Beatz, Rodney Jerkins, Andre Harris, Vidal Davis, Rich Harrison, Eric Hudson, and Stargate.

Stream the audio clip for “Love Angel” below.

 

Trey Songz liberates new album “Tremaine”

26 Mar

Trey Songz has liberated his new album online.

“Tremaine” – featuring singles “Animal,” “She Lovin’ It,” “Nobody Else But You,” “Song Goes Off” and “Playboy” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Among the songwriters backing Songz – real name Tremaine Neverson – on the follow-up to 2014’s “Trigga” are Ester Dean (David Guetta), Prince Charlez (Mary J. Blige), Jason Boyd (Sam Smith), Nate Cyphert (Florida Georgia Line), Jacob Kasher (Charlie Puth), Micah Powell (Omarion) and Rock City (Nicki Minaj).

On the production front, Songz has reunited with Troy Taylor (Keyshia Cole), Rico Love (Usher) and Christopher “C4” Umana (Kelly Rowland).

Other album producers include The Audibles (Mike Posner), Dwayne Nesmith (Keri Hilson), Cook Classics (Jamie Foxx), Sermstyle (Fleur East), Pip Kembo (Sean Paul), JMIKE (Kehlani), CIRKUT (The Weeknd), Ryan Ogren (Jake Miller), Cardiak (DJ Khaled) and Sons of Sonix (Tanika Bailey).

Stream “Tremaine” below.

Trey Songz unwraps tracklisting for new album “Tremaine”

20 Mar

American R&B singer/songwriter Trey Songz has unwrapped the tracklisting for his seventh album, “Tremaine,” out on March 24 via Atlantic Records.

Current single “Animal” – which was collectively produced by Henry “Cirkut” Walter and Jeremy “JMike” Coleman – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the follow-up to 2014’s “Trigga,” Songz has reunited with Troy Taylor (Tank), Rico Love (Usher) and Christopher “C4” Umana (Teyana Taylor).

The highly-anticipated album delivers additional alliances with Ester Dean (Rihanna), Breyan Isaac (Charlie Puth), Sermstyle (Sean Paul), Prince Charlez (Mary J. Blige), Jason Boyd (Sam Smith), Cook Classics (Kehlani), Pip Kembo (Dua Lipa), Jeff “Gitty” Gitelman (J. Cole), Frank “Nitty” Brim (Kevin Gates), Johnny Yukon (Gnash) and Alex Isaac (Paris Jones).

See the tracklist for “Tremaine” below.

(1) The Prelude / (2) Come Over / (3) Number 1 Fan / (4) Nobody Else But You / (5) Playboy / (6) The Sheets … Still / (7) Song Goes Off / (8) She Lovin It / (9) Animal / (10) 1 x 1 / (11) Priceless / (12) What Are You Here For / (13) Crazy Little Games / (14) Picture Perfect / (15) Break From Love

Trey Songz confirms details for new album “Tremaine”

18 Feb

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Trey Songz has confirmed the details for his upcoming album.

The American singer/songwriter christened his seventh studio collection “Tremaine” and will release it on March 24 via Atlantic Records.

On the follow-up to 2014’s “Trigga,” Songz – real name Tremaine Neverson – has worked with Troy Taylor (Kehlani), Ester Dean (Chris Brown), Rico Love (Sean Paul), Jason Boyd (Kelly Rowland) and Prince Charlez (Mary J. Blige).

Current single “Nobody Else But You” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Listen to the audio clip for “Nobody Else But You” below.

Kehlani snags Jonathan Rotem for debut album

8 Mar

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Kehlani has snagged Jonathan Rotem for her upcoming debut album.

“Going back to my bay roots. @Kehlani is so dope,” the record producer, music publisher and songwriter posted to his Instagram account.

Rotem’s recent credits include Gwen Stefani’s “Used to Love You” [Interscope], Charlie Puth’s “Dangerously” [Warner Brothers], Ben Haenow’s “All Yours” [Syco Music] and Fifth Harmony’s “Like Mariah” [Epic].

He also worked with top songwriters such as Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Kara DioGuardi, Andrea Martin, Makeba Riddick, Marty James, Livvi Franc, Justin Tranter, Julia Michaels, Raja Kumari, and Andrew Jackson.

Meanwhile, Kehlani will release her first studio collection – featuring buzz singles “Did I” and “Tore Up” – later this year through Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled LP reportedly boasts additional alliances with Pharrell Williams, Harmony Samuels, Skrillex, Charlie Puth, Bibi Bourelly, Happy Perez, Troy Taylor, Elijah Blake, The-Dream, Warren Felder, and Andrew Wansel.

Watch the music video for “You Should Be Here” below.

Kehlani works with The-Dream for debut album

21 Feb

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Kehlani has drafted The-Dream for her upcoming debut album.

The hitmaker – real name Terius Nash – recently co-wrote “Woo” for Rihanna along with Jean Baptiste Kouame, Abel “The Weeknd” Tesfaye, Jeremih, Jacques “Travis Scott” Webster, and Chauncey “Hit-Boy” Hollis.

His songwriting and production resume includes further works with Beyonce (“Single Ladies”), Kelly Rowland (“Skywalker”), Usher (“Trading Places”), Mariah Carey (“Touch My Body”) and Celine Dion (“Skies of L.A.”).

Meanwhile, Kehlani will release her first studio collection – featuring buzz singles “Did I” and “Tore Up” – later this year through Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers further collaborations with Pharrell Williams, Harmony Samuels, Skrillex, Charlie Puth, Bibi Bourelly, Happy Perez, Troy Taylor, Elijah Blake, Warren “Oak” Felder, and Andrew “Pop” Wansel.

Watch the lyric video for “Fruition” below.

K. Michelle schedules release date for new album “More Issues Than Vogue”

13 Feb

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K. Michelle has scheduled the release date for her upcoming third album.

The singer-songwriter – real name Kimberly Pate – will release “More Issues Than Vogue” on March 25 through Atlantic Records.

The highly-anticipated collection follows 2014’s “Anybody Wanna Buy a Heart?,” which debuted at number six on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Current single “Ain’t You” – now available for download via iTunes – was co-written by Hitmaka, Jeremih, Chi Hoover, Arin Ray and Drew Love. Production is credited to The Mekanics, Hitmaka, OZ and UC.

Other album contributors include Shep Crawford (Tamia), Diane Warren (Beyonce), Troy Taylor (Trey Songz), Sevyn Streeter (Chris Brown), Knox Brown (Usher), Priscilla Renea (Rihanna), and Pop & Oak (Kehlani).

Listen to the audio clip for “Ain’t You” below.