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Sam Smith premieres “Too Good at Goodbyes” music video

18 Sep

Sam Smith has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The singer/songwriter (born Samuel Frederick Smith) posted the visual clip for “Too Good at Goodbyes” to his Vevo channel on Monday (September 18, 2017).

Co-written by James “Jimmy Napes” Napier alongside Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Norwegian production duo Stargate; “Too Good at Goodbyes” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Smith’s upcoming sophomore studio collection and follow-up to 2014’s “In the Lonely Hour” is scheduled to arrive later this year via PMR Records in partnership with Capitol Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions from Levi Lennox (Zayn Malik), Tyler Johnson (John Legend), Sophie “Frances” Cooke (Meghan Trainor), Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd (Trey Songz), Rachel Furner (Craig David) and Tobias Jesso Jr. (Adele).

On the production front, Smith has worked with James “Malay” Ho (Frank Ocean), Cass Lowe (Charli XCX), Fred Cox (Rag’n’Bone Man), Two Inch Punch (Dan Caplen), Paul Epworth (Lianne La Havas), Timothy “Timbaland” Mosley (Justin Timberlake) and Martin Sjolie (Maria Mena).

Watch the music video for “Too Good at Goodbyes” below.

Sam Smith collaborates with Tyler Johnson for sophomore album

13 Sep

Sam Smith has revealed a new song title from his upcoming album.

“One Last Song” is slotted for inclusion on the British singer/songwriter’s second studio collection, which will arrive later this year via Capitol Records.

The track was co-written by Jimmy Napes alongside Tyler Johnson, whose resume boasts further works with Harry Styles (“Sign of the Times”), Elle King (“Kocaine Karolina”), John Legend (“Love You Anyway”), Miley Cyrus (“Maybe You’re Right”), Ed Sheeran (“Photograph”) and Cam (“Burning House”).

Smith’s current promotional single “Too Good at Goodbyes” – which was co-written and co-produced by Tor Hermansen and Mikkel Eriksen of Norwegian production duo Stargate – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2014’s “In the Lonely Hour” reportedly boasts additional songwriting contributions alliances with Levi Lennox (Zayn Malik), Sophie “Frances” Cooke (Kara Marni), Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd (David Guetta), Rachel Furner (Ella Henderson) and Tobias Jesso Jr. (Jarryd James).

On the production front, Smith has worked with Cass Lowe (Nick Jonas), Fred Cox (Janelle Monae), Malay (Frank Ocean), Joel Little (Ellie Goulding), Two Inch Punch (Dan Caplen), Paul Epworth (Ray BLK), Martin Sjolie (Guy Sebastian) and Timbaland (Demi Lovato).

Stream the audio clip for “Too Good at Goodbyes” below.

Harry Styles liberates new single “Sweet Creature”

5 May

British singer/songwriter Harry Styles has released his new single online.

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

The track was co-written by Styles alongside Thomas Hull, professionally known as Kid Harpoon, whose other credits include HAIM’s “Days are Gone,” Jessie Ware’s “Wildest Moments,” Florence Welch’s “Ship to Wreck,” Christina Perri’s “Burning Gold,” and Foxes’ “Let Go for Tonight.”

Production duties on “Sweet Creature” were collectively handled by Harpoon alongside Jeff Bhasker (Beyonce, Alicia Keys), Tyler Johnson (Miley Cyrus, Ed Sheeran) and Alex Salibian (John Newman, Elle King).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Styles’ self-titled debut album – featuring previous single “Sign of the Times” – will arrive on May 12 via Erskine Records and Columbia Records.

Listen to the audio clip for “Sweet Creature” below.

Harry Styles unleashes debut solo single “Sign of the Times”

7 Apr

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Harry Styles has unleashed his debut solo single online.

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

Production duties on “Sign of the Times” were collectively handled by Jeff Bhasker (Alicia Keys, Kanye West), Alex Salibian (Ellie Goulding, Mikky Ekko) and Tyler Johnson (John Legend, Ed Sheeran).

Styles’ songwriting resume boasts works for artists/acts including Ariana Grande (“Just a Little Bit of Your Heart”), Michael Buble (“Someday”), Gavin DeGraw (“Not Our Fault”) and Alex & Sierra (“I Love You”).

His upcoming solo studio collection is expected to arrive later this year via Erskine Records in partnership with Columbia Records.

Other musicians expected to appear on the still-untitled project are Max Martin, Shellback, Johnny McDaid, Dev Hynes, BURNS, Johan Carlsson, Gary Go, Kid Harpoon, Jake Gosling, Chris Leonard, Guy Chambers, and Bruno Mars.

Listen to the audio clip for “Sign of the Times” below.

John Legend delivers new album “Darkness and Light”

2 Dec

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John Legend has delivered his new album online.

“Darkness and Light” – featuring promotional singles “Love Me Now,” “Penthouse Floor” and “I Know Better” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Love in the Future” delivers songwriting contributions from Tobias Jesso Jr. (Adele), Julia Michaels (Selena Gomez), Justin Tranter (Nicole Scherzinger) and Tyler Johnson (Miley Cyrus).

Album producers are Blake Mills (Laura Marling), Greg Kurstin (Sia), John Henry Ryan (Colbie Caillat), Francis “Eg” White (Sam Smith), Ludwig Göransson (Childish Gambino) and BloodPop (Lady GaGa).

Listen to “Darkness and Light” in it’s entirety below.

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John Legend liberates new promotional single “I Know Better”

26 Nov

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John Legend has liberated his new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written and produced by Legend alongside Blake Mills, who previously teamed up with the artist on hit single, “Love Me Now.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Legend’s fifth studio collection “Darkness and Light” will arrive on December 2 via GOOD Music / Columbia Records.

The follow-up to 2013’s “Love in the Future” delivers additional alliances with Greg Kurstin, Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter, Tobias Jesso Jr., John Henry Ryan, Matt Sweeney, Tyler Johnson, and Joel Compass.

Listen to the audio clip for “I Know Better” below.

John Legend enlists Julia Michaels, Justin Tranter for new album “Darkness and Light”

21 Nov

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John Legend has enlisted Julia Michaels and Justin Tranter for his upcoming fifth album, “Darkness and Light,” which will hit stores and digital streaming outlets on December 2 via GOOD Music / Columbia Records.

Michaels and Tranter co-wrote “Love You Anyway” and “What You Do to Me” for Legend alongside Tyler Johnson, Blake Mills and Matt Sweeney, respectively.

The songwriting duo are also responsible for singles performed by Britney Spears (“Slumber Party”), Gwen Stefani (“Make Me Like You”), Justin Bieber (“Sorry”), Selena Gomez (“Hands to Myself”), Nicole Scherzinger (“Run”), Pia Mia (“Touch”) and Nick Jonas (“Close”).

In addition Michaels and Tranter, “Darkness and Light” delivers additional alliances with Greg Kurstin (Sia, Kylie Minogue), Tobias Jesso Jr. (Adele, Jarryd James) and John Henry Ryan (Colbie Caillat, One Direction).

The keenly awaited project serves as the follow-up to 2013’s “Love in the Future,” which debuted at number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned international hit single “All of Me.”

Meanwhile, Tranter and Michaels have collectively contributed to the next releases by Jason Derulo, Years & Years, Jasmine Thompson, Ella Henderson, Hailee Steinfeld, Zara Larsson, Betty Who, Ellie Goulding, Jessie Ware, Rita Ora, and Snakehips.

Watch the music video for “Love Me Now” below.