Tag Archives: Universal Music Group

Jacob Banks confirms details for new album “Village”

13 Sep

Jacob Banks has confirmed the details for his upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter christened his first studio collection “Village” and will release it on November 2nd via Interscope Records.

Co-written with Laleh Pourkarim and Pierre-Luc “PL” Riux and produced by Yonatan “XSDTRK” Ayal, current promotional single “Be Good to Me” – featuring Seinabo Sey – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

On the highly-anticipated album, Banks has also collaborated with Stargate, Bibi Bourelly, Stint, Zane Lowe, JP Saxe, Utters, John Newman, Sam Romans, Hue Strother, Charlie Handsome, Two Inch Punch, and Benny Cassette.

See the tracklisting for “Village” below.

(1) Chainsmoking / (2) Love Ain’t Enough / (3) Mexico / (4) Processo / (5) Kumbaya / (6) Slow Up / (7) Grown Up / (8) Keeps Me Going / (9) Be Good to Me / (10) Nostalgia / (11) Caroline / (12) Witness / (13) Unknown (To You) / (14) Peace of Mind

Amber Mark drafts DRAM for new single “Put You On”

8 Sep

Amber Mark has drafted DRAM for her new promotional single.

“Put You On” 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 Julian Bunetta, who is also responsible for Rudimental’s “These Days,” Niall Horan’s “Slow Hands,” Thomas Rhett’s “Craving You,” and RuthAnne’s “The Vow.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mark’s upcoming project – which reportedly features further contributions from Two Inch Punch, Sarah Aarons, Noah Breakfast, Jeff Gitty, and Andrew Wyatt – is expected to arrive later this year via Jasmine Music / PMR Records / Virgin EMI Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Put You On” below.

Mabel delivers new promotional single “One Shot”

31 Aug

Mabel has delivered her new promotional single online.

“One Shot” – which was co-written by Kelly Kiara and collectively produced by Gabriel “GA” Kusimo and  Jordan “JD” Reid and – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mabel is expected to release her upcoming debut album – featuring previous single “Fine Line” – later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly yields additional alliances with Snakehips, Joel Compass, Kid Harpoon, Cass Lowe, Bless Beats, MNEK, Jonny Coffer, Electric, Fraser T. Smith, Tre Jean-Marie, Jordan Riley, Lostboy, and TMS.

Stream the audio clip for “One Shot” below.

Grace Carter releases new single “Why Her Not Me”

24 Aug

Grace Carter has released her new single online.

“Why Her Not Me” – which was written by Carter and Mike Kintish and collectively produced by The 23rd and Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Carter’s upcoming project – reportedly featuring further contributions from Fred Ball, Martin Sjolie, Om’Mas Keith, Justin Parker, Max McElligott, and Fred Cox – is expected to arrive later this year via Polydor Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Why Her Not Me” below.

Ariana Grande delivers fourth studio collection “Sweetener”

17 Aug

Ariana Grande has delivered her fourth studio collection online.

“Sweetener” – including singles “No Tears Left to Cry,” “The Light is Coming” and “God is a Woman” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Dangerous Woman” boasts songwriting contributions from Savan Kotecha, Victoria Monet, Maxine Ashley, Kim “Kaydence” Krysiuk, Peter Svensson, and Rickard Goransson.

On the production front, Grande has teamed up with Max Martin, Pharrell Williams, Hit-Boy, Tommy Brown, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Michael Foster, Charles Anderson, and Brian Malik Baptiste.

Stream “Sweetener” below.

Nicki Minaj unleashes new album “Queen”

11 Aug

Nicki Minaj has unleashed her fourth studio collection.

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

The follow-up to 2014’s “The Pinkprint” boasts guest appearances from Foxy Brown (“Coco Chanel”), The Weeknd (“Thought I Knew You”), Ariana Grande (“Bed”), Future (“Sir”), Swae Lee (“Chun Swae”), Lil Wayne (“Rich Sex”) and Eminem & Labrinth (“Majesty”).

On the songwriting and production front, Minaj has worked with Cirkut, Starrah, J. Reid, Boi-1da, Supa Dups, Ben Billions, LunchMoney Lewis, Murda Beatz, Sevn Thomas, Metro Boomin, Rasool Diaz, Mike WiLL Made It, JMike, Kane Beatz, Frank Dukes, Christopher Braide, and Mel & Mus.

Stream the audio clip for “Queen” below.

 

Dolapo unleashes debut single “Blink of An Eye”

9 Aug

British singer/songwriter Dolapo Renner, known mononymously as Dolapo, has unleashed her debut single online.

“Blink of An Eye” – which was written by Dolapo alongside Nadia Johansson and Anton Hard af Segerstad – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Dolapo’s upcoming project – reportedly featuring additional alliances with Mojam Music, Eddy Atlantis, Corey Sanders, Knightstarr, and Maestro Tha Baker – is expected to arrive later this year via Virgin EMI Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Blink of An Eye” below.