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Amaal Nuux hits the studio with Grades, Loxe for new collaboration

19 Nov

Somali-Canadian singer songwriter Amaal Nuux has teamed up with Daniel “Grades” Traynor and Rowan “Loxe” Perkinson for a new collaboration.

Grades songwriting and production resume boasts works with H.E.R. (“Lights On”), Dua Lipa (“No Goodbyes”), Tove Lo (“Lies in the Dark”), Fantasia (“Wait for You”), Sinead Harnett (“If You Let Me”), Hamzaa (“Hard to Love”), Raleigh Ritchie (“Time in a Tree”) and Khalid (“Winter”).

Meanwhile, Loxe had previously co-written and produced songs for Nao (“Love Supreme”), Jaz Karis (“Doubt My Love”), Chelou (“Out of Sight”), Jvck James (“Fears”), Vanessa Elisha (“Butter”) and MAAD (“Y.O.U”).

Amaal is currently working on her next project under Universal Music Canada. Her debut mini-collection “Black Dove” – featuring contributions from Jason Pounds, Hayley Gene Penner, JP Saxe, and Khristopher Riddick-Tynes of The Rascals – is now available via all other digital streaming outlets.

Stream “Black Dove” below.

 

Fefe Dobson releases official lyric video for new single ‘Legacy’

9 Aug

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Fefe Dobson has released the official lyric video for her new single online.

“Legacy” is taken from the Canadian singer/songwriter’s upcoming fourth studio album on Universal Music Group / 21 Music / 21 Entertainment Group.

The track was helmed by Edwin “Lil’ Eddie” Serrano along with Denarius “Motesart” Motes and Hasham “Sham” Hussein, who are also responsible for singles “Paint a Smile” by Jasmine Villegas [Interscope Records] and “Is Anybody Out There” by K’Naan featuring Nelly Furtado [A&M / Octone Records].

Meanwhile, the still-untitled collection by Dobson serves as the follow-up to 2010’s “Joy” [Universal Music Group / Island Records]. That release delivered hit singles in the shape of “Stuttering,” “Ghost” and “Can’t Breathe.”

Fefe Dobson unveils official artwork for new single ‘Legacy’

6 Aug

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Fefe Dobson has unveiled the official artwork for her new single online.

“Legacy” marks the first promotional single from the Canadian singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled fourth studio album, out soon via Universal Music Canada / 21 Music / 21 Entertainment Group.

The track was co-written by Edwin “Lil Eddie” Serrano, whose credits include “Been Lying” by Rita Ora [Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records] and “Rainbow” by Jessie J [Universal Music Group / Republic Records].

Production duties were handled by Denarius “Motesart” Motes and Hasham “Sham” Hussein, who are also responsible for “Paint a Smile” by Jasmine Villegas [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records] and “Rock Paper Scissors” by Melanie Fiona [Universal Music Group / Republic Records].

The new collection by Dobson serves as the follow-up to 2010’s “Joy.” That release delivered three hit singles in the shape of “Ghost,” “Can’t Breathe” and the Claude Kelly-penned / Jonathan Rotem-produced “Stuttering.”