Tag Archives: Tunde Babalola

RuthAnne delivers new promotional single “Take My Place”

12 May

Irish singer/songwriter Ruth-Anne Cunningham, known mononymously as RuthAnne, has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Take My Place” – which was co-written by Heidi Rogas and produced by Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola of Future Cut – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

RuthAnne’s upcoming debut album – featuring further productions and songwriting contributions from Julian Bunetta, AFTERHRS, Noah Breakfast, and Malay – is scheduled to arrive later this year.

Among the artists RuthAnne previously penned songs for are Jojo (“Too Little, Too Late”), Katharine McPhee (“Over It”), Martin Garrix (“In the Name of Love”), Britney Spears (“Work Bitch”) and Niall Horan (“Slow Hands”).

Stream the audio clip for “Take My Place” below.

RuthAnne liberates new promotional single “The Vow”

23 Mar

Irish singer/songwriter Ruth-Anne Cunningham, known mononymously as RuthAnne, has liberated her new promotional single online.

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

Production duties on “The Vow” were handled by Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola of Future Cut, who are also responsible for Lily Allen’s “Smile,” Olly Murs’ “Dance with Me Tonight,” Maxine Ashley’s “Happy,” Lilly Ahlberg’s “Bad Boys,” Shakira’s “Gypsy,” Laura Izibor’s “Shine,” and Stooshe’s “Black Heart.”

As a songwriter, RuthAnne has contributed to John Legend’s upcoming sixth album under Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

Her previous credits include Jojo’s “Too Little, Too Late,” Katharine McPhee’s “Over It,” Leona Lewis’ “Perfection,” Martin Garrix’s “In the Name of Love,” Pixie Lott’s “Broken Arrow,” Britney Spears’ “Work Bitch,” Zac Samuel’s “Never Letting Go,” Thirdstory’s “G Train,” and Niall Horan’s “Slow Hands.”

Stream the audio clip for “The Vow” below.

RuthAnne reunites with Future Cut for new single “The Vow”

20 Mar

Irish singer/songwriter Ruth-Anne Cunningham, known mononymously as RuthAnne, has reunited with Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola for her new single “The Vow,” which will arrive on March 23 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

RuthAnne previously teamed up with Future Cut on the track “When We Were in Love,” taken from New Zealand recording artist Anabel Fey’s sophomore album, “Show Me the Right Way,” released in 2011 via EMI / Siren Records.

Future Cut’s production resume boasts additional works with Lily Allen (“Smile”), Olly Murs (“Please Don’t Let Me Go”), Maxine Ashley (“Happy”), Lilly Ahlberg (“Bad Boys”), Shakira (“Gypsy”), Melanie Fiona (“You Stop My Heart”), Whinnie Williams (“What About Me”) and Stooshe (“Black Heart”).

As mentioned in previous posts, RuthAnne is scheduled to release her yet-to-be-titled debut studio collection – featuring further productions from James “Malay” Ho and Noah Breakfast – later this year.

On the songwriting front, RuthAnne is known for co-writing Jojo’s “Too Little, Too Late,” Katharine McPhee’s “Over It,” Leona Lewis’ “Perfection,” Martin Garrix’s “In the Name of Love,” Britney Spears’ “Work Bitch,” Zac Samuel’s “Never Letting Go,” and Niall Horan’s “Slow Hands.”

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Future Cut’s works!

Chelcee Grimes hits the studio with Lindy Robbins, Future Cut

6 Mar

British singer/songwriter Chelcee Grimes has teamed up with Lindy Robbins and Future Cut for a new collaboration.

Recent songwriting credits by Robbins include DJ Snake’s “A Different Way,” Sam Fisher’s “This City,” Jennifer Hudson’s “Burden Down,” Dua Lipa’s “No Goodbyes,” Paloma Faith’s “Crybaby,” and Rachel Platten’s “Collide.”

Composed of Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola, Future Cut’s production resume boasts works with Maxine Ashley (“Happy”), Lilly Ahlberg (“Bad Boys”), Whinnie Williams (“What About Me”), Matt Terry (“Heartless”), Bakar (“Small Town Girl”), Alex Adair (“Casual”) and Matt Wills (“Marry You”).

Grimes, on the other hand, is scheduled to release her upcoming debut project later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Label Group UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from RedOne, Negin Djafari, Knightstarr, Phil Cook, Jonas Blue, Sam Romans, Fiona Bevan, Wayne Wilkins, Shelly Peiken, Ed Drewett, Richard “Biff” Stannard, Ash Howes, Kara DioGuardi, Jamie Hartman, Stuart Crichton, and Cutfather.

Having previously co-writtten Dua Lipa’s “Bad Together” and Louisa Johnson’s “So Good,” fans of Grimes’ songwriting works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Olly Murs, Jojo, Rita Ora, Era Istrefi, Imani Williams, Anne-Marie, Little Mix, Melissa Steel, Dakota, Antigoni Buxton, and Tamera Foster.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Chelcee Grimes’ works!

Tamera Foster hits the studio with Naughty Boy, Fancy Hagood for new collaboration

21 Jan

British singer/songwriter Tamera Foster has teamed up with record producer Naughty Boy and fellow recording artist Fancy Hagood for a new collaboration.

Having previously collaborated with Ariana Grande and Meghan Trainor on his own single, the Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem-produced “Boys Like You,” Hagood’s songwriting resume boasts additional works with Christina Aguilera (“Change”), Lucy Hale (“You Sound Good to Me”), Goldhouse (“Over”), Niykee Heaton (“Skin Tight”) and Ben Bradford (“Tequila Makes the World Go Round”).

Meanwhile, Naughty Boy is known for his production works with Emeli Sande (“Heaven”), Leona Lewis (“Trouble”), Rihanna (“Half of Me”), Cheryl (“Craziest Things”), Marlon Roudette (“Anti Hero”), Jess Glynne (“Saddest Vanilla”), Mary J. Blige (“Pick Me Up”), Charli XCX (“So Over You”), Tanika (“Runaway”), Alesha Dixon (“Radio”) and Fantasia Barrino (“Side Effects of You”).

Foster, on the other hand, who recently co-wrote “Don’t Want You Back” for Bakermat & Kiesza alongside Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett and Komi Al-Hakam, is expected to release her upcoming debut album later this year via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers further contributions from Parker Ighile, Carla Marie Williams, The Electric, Lauren Aquilina, Kuya Productions, Chelcee Grimes, Future Cut, Hayley Warner, Arrow Benjamin, Kamille, Happy Perez, Ray BLK, Talay Riley, Knightstarr, Kane “Kin” Parfitt, and Mac & Phil.

Stream the audio clip for “Should’ve Been Me” below.

Lilly Ahlberg releases new promotional single “Bad Boys”

7 Jan

Swedish/British singer-songwriter Lilly Ahlberg has released her new promotional single online.

“Bad Boys” – which was written by Ahlberg alongside Anita Blay, Matt “HUMN” Newman and Jonny Hockings – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Bad Boys” were handled by Hockings alongside HUMN and Future Cut, who are also responsible for Maxine Ashley’s “Happy,” Whinnie Williams’ “What About Me,” Matt Terry’s “Heartless,” Bakar’s “Small Town Girl,” and Alex Adair’s “Casual.”

Ahlberg’s debut project – featuring further contributions from Jim Eliot, Corey Sanders, Rachel Furner, Danny Shah, Sam Merrifield, Hannah Wilson, Michael Angelo, Will Simms, Zena Kitt, Andreas Soederlund, and Knightstarr – is expected to arrive later this year via Hot Hot Records / Polydor Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Bad Boys” below.

Sigrid teams up with Emily Warren, Martin Sjolie for new collaboration

17 Oct

Norwegian singer/songwriter Sigrid Solbakk Raabe, known mononymously as simply Sigrid, has teamed up with fellow recording artist Emily Warren and record producer Martin Sjolie for a new collaboration.

Recent songwriting credits by Warren include Little Mix’s “No More Sad Songs,” Charli XCX’s “Boys,” Dua Lipa’s “New Rules,” Molly Kate Kestner’s “Good Die Young,” Sean Paul’s “No Lie,” Alessia Cara’s “The Other Side,” Noah Cyrus’ “Stay Together,” and Naughty Boy’s “Should’ve Been Me.”

Meanwhile, Sjolie’s resume boasts works with Rae Morris (“Unfold”), Sam Smith (“This is Love”), Ella Henderson (“Regardless”), Max George (“Miracle”), Janice Kavander (“Secrets”), Guy Sebastian (“Sorry Not Sorry”), Charlotte OC (“In Paris”), Nathan Sykes (“Good Things”) and Raye (“Love Song”).

Sigrid, on the other hand, is expected to release her upcoming project – featuring the Sjolie-produced “Don’t Kill My Vibe” and the 23rd-assisted “Plot Twist” – early next year via Island Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Future Cut, Noonie Bao, Justin Parker, Sasha Sloan, Ritual, Joe Janiak, Fred Ball, Arrow Benjamin, Laconic, Jonny Coffer, Tom Havelock, Al Shux, and Patrik Berger, and The Electric.

Stream the audio clip for “Poking Holes” below.