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Mabel releases music video for new single “Finders Keepers”

18 Aug

Mabel has released the music video for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter posted the visual clip for “Finders Keepers” – featuring Kojo Funds – to her Vevo channel on Thursday (August 18, 2017).

Co-written by Mabel alongside Marlon Roudette and Jordan “JD” Reid; “Finders Keepers” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Mabel’s upcoming debut album, on the other hand, is expected to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts contributions from Tre Jean-Marie (Craig David), Negin Djafari (Liza Owen), Joel Compass (FKA twigs), RAYE (Ellie Goulding), Arnthor Birgisson (Taya), GRADES (Raleigh Ritchie), Jordan Riley (Nina Nesbitt) and MNEK (Kara Marni).

Watch the music video for “Finders Keepers” below.

Zara Larsson reunites with MNEK for new collaboration

12 Aug

Swedish singer/songwriter Zara Larsson has reunited with fellow recording artist MNEK for a new collaboration.

The pair previously teamed up on international hit single “Never Forget You,” which debuted at number five on the UK Singles Chart and peaked to number thirteen on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Additionally, MNEK’s current promotional single “Paradise” – which samples Ultra Nate’s “Free” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, Larsson is expected to release her third album – featuring further contributions from Hitimpulse – in 2018 via TEN Music Group / Epic Records.

The still-untitled collection follows “So Good,” which was released earlier this year and spawned singles including “Don’t Let Me Be Yours,” “Symphony,” “Lush Life,” “I Would Like” and “Ain’t My Fault.”

Fans of MNEK’s songwriting and production works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by Mullally, Anne-Marie, Craig David, Akon, Naughty Boy, Kara Marni, Cassie, Ella Henderson, Rozes, Charli XCX, Mabel McVey, Ray BLK, Chromeo, Tamera Foster, Melissa Steel, Diztortion, Kenzie May, Leah McFall, Mo Adeniran, Kamille, and Christina Aguilera.

Watch the music video for “Paradise” below.

Becky Hill debuts new promotional single “Unpredictable”

9 Aug

British singer/songwriter Rebecca Claire Hill, professionally known as Becky Hill, has debuted her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by MNEK alongside Karen Poole, whose other credits include Jamelia’s “Taxi,” Nina Nesbitt’s “Mr. C,” Taya’s “Sweet Waste of Time,” Jessica Mauboy’s “Let Me Be Me,” Kylie Minogue’s “Wow,” Janet Jackson’s “Put Your Hands On,” and Lily Allen’s “Cheryl Tweedy.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Hill’s upcoming debut album is scheduled to arrive next year via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.

Formerly signed to Parlophone Records, the “Rude Love” star has reportedly co-penned songs on the next projects by Maverick Sabre, Ella Eyre, Terri Walker, Chloe Leone, Imani Williams, DAKOTA, and Professor Green.

Hill’s songwriting resume boasts earlier works with Arlissa (“Touch”), Tanya Lacey (“All I See”), KStewart (“Be Without You”), Bebe Rexha (“Creepers”), Lindsey Stirling (“Love’s Just a Feeling”), Leona Lewis (“It’s the Love”), BB Diamond (“Gone Missing”) and Katy B (“Freak Like Me”).

Stream the audio clip for “Unpredictable” below.

Ray BLK reunites in the studio with Fraser T. Smith

9 Aug

British singer/songwriter Rita Ekwere, professionally known as Ray BLK, has reunited with Fraser T. Smith for Craig David’s upcoming seventh album under Sony Music Entertainment UK / Insanity Records.

The multi Grammy Award winning record producer, and songwriter previously teamed up with Ray BLK on the track “Baby Girlz,” taken from the artist’s critically-acclaimed debut mini-collection, 2016’s “Durt.”

Smith’s extensive resume boasts further works with Stormzy (“Big for Your Boots”), Dakota (“Long Hot Summer”), Cosmo Pyke (“Social Sites”), Grace (“Boyfriend Jeans”), DJ Snake (“Future, Pt. 2”), Fleur East (“Like That”), Sam Smith (“Not in That Way”) and Adele (“Set Fire to the Rain”).

Meanwhile, BLK’s upcoming project – featuring current promotional single “Doing Me” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to Gina Kushka, Tom Havelock and Jimmy Napes, who worked with BLK on “Doing Me;” Paul Epworth (Lianne La Havas), Chris Loco (Raleigh Ritchie), Jin Jin (Dido), Cass Lowe (Nick Jonas), RAYE (Louisa Johnson), Felix Joseph (Elli Ingram), MNEK (Jax Jones) and Courage (Liv Dawson) are among the other musicians expected to appear on the still-untitled collection.

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Fraser T. Smith’s works!

Becky Hill signs new deal with Polydor Records

30 Jul

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British singer/songwriter Rebecca Claire Hill, professionally known as Becky Hill, has signed a new deal with Polydor Records.

The Universal Music Group imprint also houses artists including HAIM, James Blake, Cashmere Cat, The 1975, Jacob Banks, Neiked, Julia Michaels, Clean Bandit, Demi Lovato, Billie Eilish, Lana Del Rey, Blaise Moore, Carly Rae Jepsen, Ellie Goulding, Gwen Stefani, Charlotte OC, and Jessie Reyez.

Co-written with Karen Poole and MNEK, Hill’s upcoming promotional single “Unpredicatable,” which serves as the final release from her own label Eko Records, is scheduled to arrive on August 9th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Formerly signed to Parlophone Records, the “False Alarm” star has reportedly co-penned songs on the next projects by Ella Eyre, Terri Walker, Chloe Leone, Imani Williams, DAKOTA, and Professor Green.

Hill’s previous credits include Tough Love’s “Touch,” Oliver Heldens’ “Last All Night (Koala),” Watermat’s “All My Love,” Marc Kinchen’s “Piece of Me,” Bondax’s “All I See,” Rudimental’s “Powerless,” KStewart’s “Be Without You,” Wilkinson’s “Afterglow,” and Lindsey Stirling’s “Love’s Just a Feeling.”

Stream the audio clip for “Rude Love” below.

Becky Hill confirms new promotional single details

26 Jul

Becky Hill has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Rebecca Claire Hill) has christened “Unpredictable” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming debut album and will release it on August 9 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Becky Hill alongside regular collaborators Karen Poole (Taya, David Guetta) and MNEK (Beyonce, Kylie Minogue).

As mentioned in earlier posts, Hill’s still-untitled debut studio collection – featuring previous promotional singles “Back to My Love,” “Warm,” and “Rude Love” – is expected to arrive later this year via EKO Music.

On the songwriting front, the “False Alarm” star has reportedly contributed to the next projects by fellow recording artists including Ella Eyre, Terri Walker, Chloe Leone, Imani Williams, DAKOTA, and Professor Green.

Stream the piano version of “Rude Love” below.

Charli XCX confirms new single details

25 Jul

Charli XCX has confirmed the details for her new single.

The British singer/songwriter (born Charlotte Aitchison) christened “Boys” as the next promotional cut from her upcoming third album and will release it on July 26 via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Emily Warren (Dua Lipa), Ingrid Andress (Brooke Eden), Cass Lowe (Sam Smith), Michael Pollack (Conor Maynard), Ari “Lauv” Leff (Demi Lovato) and Jerker Hansson (Zara Larsson).

As mentioned in earlier posts, XCX’s next studio collection – featuring previous single “After the Afterparty” – is expected to arrive later this year via Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The follow-up to 2014’s “Sucker” reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Patrik Berger (Lana Del Rey), Noonie Bao (Katy Perry), A.G. Cook (Hannah Diamond), Sasha Sloan (Anne-Marie), MNEK (Kylie Minogue), Ester Dean (Trey Songz) and SOPHIE (Madonna).

Fans of XCX’s songwriting works, on the other hand, should keep an eye on the next releases by ALMA [PME/Polydor], Carly Rae Jepsen [School Boy/Interscope], Kitten [Independent], Selena Gomez [Interscope], David Guetta [Parlophone/Atlantic] and Camila Cabello [Syco/Epic].

Watch the music video for “After the Afterparty” below.