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Emeli Sande teams with Illangelo for new single “Starlight”

20 Sep

Emeli Sande has released her new promotional single online.

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

Production duties on “Starlight” were handled by Illangelo (born Carlo Montagnese), whose other credits include Alicia Keys’s “In Common,” Majid Jordan’s “My Love,” The Weeknd’s “Tell Your Friends,” Katy Perry’s “Pendulum,” Romeo Santos’s “Sin Filtro,” and Tinashe’s “Party Favors.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sande’s upcoming mini-album is scheduled to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Virgin EMI Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2016’s “Long Live the Angels,” which peaked to number two on the UK Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Hurts,” “Breathing Underwater,” and “Highs & Lows.”

Stream the audio clip for “Starlight” below.

Nick Jonas unveils music video for new single “Find You”

19 Sep

Nick Jonas has unveiled the music video for his new single online.

The American singer, songwriter, and actor posted the Emil Nava-directed clip for “Find You” to his Vevo channel on Sunday (September 17, 2017).

Co-written by Simon Wilcox alongside Jakob Hazell and Svante Halldin of Jack & Cocke; “Find You” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Jonas’s upcoming fourth album – featuring the Mike Posner and Anne-Marie-assisted lead single “Remember I Told You” – is expected to arrive later this year via Safehouse Records and Island Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further songwriting contributions from Jessica “Harloe” Karpov (Britney Spears), Jesse Saint John (Charli XCX), Skylar Grey (Louis Tomlinson), Justin Tranter (Tinashe), Whitney Phillips (Conrad Sewell) and Dewain Whitmore Jr. (Chris Brown).

On the production front, Jonas has worked with Jason Evigan (Demi Lovato), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Gladius (Justin Bieber), Steve Mac (Jess Glynne), Nick Monson (Selena Gomez) and Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Jennifer Lopez).

Watch the music video for “Find You” below.

Kyla shares music video for new single “You Ain’t Mine”

19 Sep

Kyla has shared the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter (born Kyla Marie Smith) posted the visual clip for “You Ain’t Mine” to her Vevo channel on Friday (September 15, 2017).

The Popcaan-assisted track – which was collectively produced by Levi Lennox alongside James Grant and Darius Ellington of Ill Blu – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

Kyla also co-wrote the track with Andrea Martin, whose resume boasts additional works with Angie Stone (“Wish I Didn’t Miss You”), Toddla T (“Magnet”), Leona Lewis (“Better in Time”), Naughty Boy (“Think About It”), Jennifer Hudson (“I Still Love You”) and Shift K3Y (“Crying in My Sleep”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Kyla’s upcoming project is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Virgin EMI Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly boasts further productions from Mojam Music (Anne-Marie), Youthonix (Little Mix), Moon Willis (Becky Hill), Invisible Men (Rita Ora), Starsmith (Jess Glynne), Maths Time Joy (Kara Marni), Sacha Skarbek (Lana Del Rey) and Banx & Ranx (Dua Lipa).

On the songwriting front, Kyla has worked with Diane Warren (Andra Day), Carla Marie Williams (Britney Spears), Jenna Andrews (Ella Henderson), Dayo Olatunji (Fifth Harmony), Lindy Robbins (Selena Gomez), Eyelar Mirzazadeh (Taya), Negin Djafari (Craig David) and Alicia Renae (Rihanna).

Watch the music video for “You Ain’t Mine” below.

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.

Niall Horan reveals details for debut album “Flicker”

15 Sep

Niall Horan has revealed the details for his debut album.

The Irish singer/songwriter dubbed his first studio collection “Flicker” and will release it on October 20 via Neon Haze Records and Capitol Records.

Current promotional single “Too Much To Ask” – which was co-written with Jamie Scott and produced by Greg Kurstin – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

For the highly-anticipated project, Horan has also collaborated with Matthew Radosevich (Olly Murs), Ruth-Anne Cunningham (Britney Spears), Jesse Frasure (Thomas Rhette), Amy Wadge (Kylie Minogue), Eskeerdo (Alex Aiono), Wayne Hector (Birdy), Ashley Gorley (Blake Shelton), Julian Bunetta (Colbie Caillat) and Tobias Jesso Jr. (John Legend).

Stream the audio clip for “Too Much To Ask” below.

Nick Jonas liberates new promotional single “Find You”

15 Sep

Nick Jonas has liberated his promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by regular collaborator Simon Wilcox, whose other credits include Tinashe’s “Flame,” Demi Lovato’s “Body Say,” Britney Spears’ “If I’m Dancing,” and Carly Rae Jepsen’s “Cut to the Feeling.”

Production duties on “Find You” were handled by Jakob Hazell and Svante Halldin of Jack & Cocke, who are also responsible for Jojo’s “Honest,” The Vamps’ “Same to You,” and All Time Low’s “Life of the Party.”

Meanwhile, Jonas’ upcoming fourth album – featuring the Mike Posner and Anne-Marie-assisted lead single “Remember I Told You” – is expected to arrive later this year via Safehouse Records and Island Records.

The still-untitled collection boasts further songwriting contributions from Jessica “Harloe” Karpov (Charli XCX), Jesse Saint John (Era Istrefi), Skylar Grey (Rihanna), Justin Tranter (Gwen Stefani), Whitney Phillips (Conrad Sewell) and Dewain Whitmore Jr. (Chris Brown).

On the production front, Jonas has worked with Jason Evigan (DNCE), Cass Lowe (Jess Glynne), Steve Mac (Craig David), Gladius (Maty Noyes), Nick Monson (Selena Gomez) and Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Kid Ink).

Stream the audio clip for “Find You” below.

Jessie Ware delivers new promotional single “Alone”

14 Sep

Jessie Ware has delivered her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written with Sarah Aarons and Thomas “Kid Harpoon” Hull, whose recent credits include Mabel’s “Bedroom,” Harry Styles’ “Sweet Creature,” Lea Michele’s “Heavy Love,” Shawn Mendes’ “Roses,” Foxes’ “Shoot Me Down,” Denai Moore’s “Absent,” and JP Cooper’s “Five More Days.”

Production duties on “Alone” were collectively handled by Kid Harpoon and Stint (real name Ajay Bhattacharyya), who is also responsible for Demi Lovato’s “Tell Me You Love Me,” Sabrina Claudio’s “Unravel Me,” Dornik’s “Bestie,” Zara Larsson’s “Make That Money Girl,” and Nao’s “Girlfriend.”

Ware’s upcoming album “Glasshouse” – featuring previous singles “Midnight” and “Selfish Love” – is scheduled to arrive on 20 October via PMR Records in partnership with Island Records (UK) and Interscope Records (US).

Stream the audio clip for “Alone” below.