Tag Archives: Warner Bros. Records

Dua Lipa hits the studio with Pharrell Williams for new collaboration

1 Jun

Dua Lipa has teamed with Pharrell Williams for a new collaboration.

Williams’s recent songwriting and production credits include Solange’s “Sound of Rain,” Ariana Grande’s “The Light is Coming,” Travis Scott’s “Skeletons,” Janelle Monae’s “I Got the Juice,” Camila Cabello’s “Sangria Wine,” Justin Timberlake’s “Man of the Woods,” and The Carters’ “Apeshit.”

His last studio collection under Columbia Records, 2014’s “Girl,” debuted at number two on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Marilyn Monroe,” “Come Get it Bae” and “Gust of Wind.”

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa’s upcoming sophomore album is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Music Group / Warner Bros. Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly features further productions from Koz (Grace Carter, Hailee Steinfeld), Nile Rodgers (Madonna, Ella Henderson), Jason Evigan (Jojo, Charlie Puth), Fred Ball (Rihanna, Toni Braxton), Joel Little (Normani, Taylor Swift) and Grades (Kelis, Lianna La Havas).

Stream the audio clip for “Know Who You Are” below.

 

Jason Derulo’s “Theory of Love” leaks online

1 Apr

A new song by Jason Derulo has leaked online.

“Theory of Love” was written by Lindy Robbins (Nina Nesbitt, Toni Braxton), Talay Riley (Prince Royce, Nick Jonas) and Daniel “Robopop” Omelio (Charli XCX, Lana Del Rey).

It is yet to be known whether the track is slotted for inclusion on the American singer/songwriter’s upcoming fifth studio collection, which will arrive later this year via Beluga Heights / Warner Bros. Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly features alliances with Digital Farm Animals, Freddy Wexler, Matt Zara, BullySongs, Jim Lavigne, Ryan Tedder, Sermstyle, Happy Perez, Jeff Gitty, Nova Wav, and Banx & Ranx.

Derulo’s last studio collection, 2015’s “Everything is Four,” peaked to number four on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles “Want to Want Me,” “Cheyenne,” “Try Me” and “Ugly.”

Watch the music video for “Goodbye” below.

Jason Derulo hits the studio with Banx & Ranx for new collaboration

27 Mar

Jason Derulo has teamed up with Banx & Ranx for a new collaboration.

The Canadian production duo – composed of Yannick Rastogi and Zacharie Raymond – previously worked with Ella Eyre (“Answerphone”), Dua Lipa (“Kiss & Make Up”), Olly Murs (“Kiss Me”), Karen Harding (“Come As You Are”), Kate Stewart (“Sex for Breakfast”) and Sean Paul (“Bad Love”).

Banx & Ranx have also contributed to the next projects by Craig David, Era Istrefi, Amanda Reifer, Bipolar Sunshine, Caitlyn Scarlett, Dan Caplen, Melissa Steel, JP Cooper, Liza Owen, Taio Cruz, Anne-Marie, and Crystal Fighters.

Meanwhile, Derulo is expected to release his fifth album and follow-up to 2014’s “Everything is 4” later this year via Beluga Heights / Warner Bros. Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly yields further contributions from Digital Farm Animals, Freddy Wexler, Matt Zara, BullySongs, Jim Lavigne, Ryan Tedder, Sermstyle, Happy Perez, Jeff Gitty, and Nova Wav.

Watch the music video for “Answerphone” below.

Dua Lipa enlists Billy Walsh for new collaboration

18 Mar

Dua Lipa has enlisted Billy Walsh for a new collaboration.

The Canadian songwriter, fashion stylist, and designer is known for co-writing Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” The Weeknd’s “Die for You,” Camila Cabello’s “Real Friends,” Post Malone’s “I Fall Apart,” Emeli Sande’s “Starlight,” Khalid’s “Stay,” Tinashe’s “Party Favors,” and Majid Jordan’s “Something About You.”

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa’s upcoming sophomore album – featuring further songwriting contributions from Lindy Robbins, Tayla Parx, Kamille, Sasha Sloan, Emily Warren, Caroline Ailin, Kennedi, Ilsey Juber, Sarah Hudson, and Tove Lo – is expected to arrive later this year via Warner Bros. Records.

On the production front, the “New Rules” singer has reportedly worked with Stephen “Koz” Kozmeniuk, Pharrell Williams, Joel Little, Grades, King Henry, Boi-1da, Frank Dukes, Nineteen85, MNEK, Jason Evigan, Fred Ball, Ilya Salmanzadeh, and Max Martin.

Stream the audio clip for “Swan Song” below.

Bebe Rexha reunites with Lauren Christy, Andrew Wells for new single “Last Hurrah”

10 Feb

Bebe Rexha has announced the details for her new single.

The American singer/songwriter christened “Last Hurrah” as the first promotional cut from her upcoming sophomore album and will release it on February 15th via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The track was co-written by Lauren Christy, who previously teamed up with Rexha on singles “I’m Gonna Show You Crazy” (produced by Jon Levine), “I Got You” (produced by Captain Cuts) and “Me, Myself & I” (produced by TMS).

Besides working with Rexha on the Lauren Christy-assisted “Self Control” and “Grace,” Wells is also repsonsible for co-writing/producing singles including Fall Out Boy’s “Church,” 5 Seconds of Summer’s “Want You Back,” Meghan Trainer’s “No Excuses,” and Jason Mraz’s “Have it All.”

Rexha’s debut studio collection, 2018’s “Expectations,” peaked to number thirteen on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and featured contributions from The Stereotypes (“Pillow”), Jussifer (“Don’t Get Any Closer”), Louis Bell (“Steady”), Hit-Boy (“Mine”) and The Monsters & Strangerz (“Sad”).

Watch the music video for “I’m a Mess” below.

 

Jason Derulo enlists Digital Farm Animals for a new collaboration

21 Jan

Jason Derulo has enlisted Digital Farm Animals for a new collaboration.

The British DJ, record producer and songwriter (born Nicholas Gale) has helmed songs for Rita Ora (“Falling to Pieces”), Olly Murs (“Feel the Same”), James Arthur (“Empty Space”), Cheat Codes (“Only You”), Louis Tomlinson (“Back to You”), Noah Cyrus (“Stay Together”) and Dua Lipa (“Be the One”).

Digital Farm Animals has also worked with fellow musicians including Janee “Jin Jin” Bennett, Andrew “BullySongs” Bullimore, Lucy “Pawws” Taylor, Brian Lee, Maegan Cottone, Sam Romans, Ali Tamposi, Ed Drewett, Gina Kushka, Scott Harris, Emily Warren, Jordan Riley, and Sarah Blanchard.

Meanwhile, Derulo is expected to release his upcoming fifth album, tentatively entitled “2Sides,” later this year via Beluga Heights/Warner Bros. Records.

The follow-up to 2015’s “Everything is Four” reportedly features additional contributions from Jim Lavigne (G-Eazy, Kevin Gates), Ryan Tedder (Shawn Mendes, Taylor Swift), Sermstyle (Adele, Demi Lovato), Happy Perez (Miguel, Camila Cabello) and Jeff Gitty (Chris Brown, Lianne La Havas).

Stream the audio clip for “Say My Name” below.

Dua Lipa enlists Tayla Parx for new collaboration

15 Nov

Dua Lipa has enlisted fellow recording artist Tayla Parx for a new collaboration.

Parx recently co-wrote “Thank U, Next” for Ariana Grande alongside Victoria Monet, Tommy Brown, Charles Anderson, and Micheal Foster. The track peaked to number one on the US Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.

Parx’s current promotional single “Slow Dancing,” taken from her upcoming project “We Need to Talk,” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Meanwhile, Dua Lipa is expected to release her sophomore album next year via Warner Music Group / Warner Brothers Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly yields additional contributions from Jason Evigan, Kamille, Savan Kotecha, Caroline Ailin, Ilya, Tove Lo, Sasha Sloan, Andrew Wyatt, Ilsey Juber, Koz, Lindy Robbins, MNEK, Sarah Hudson, Grades, Emily Warren, Dayyon Alexander, Sarah Aarons, and Clarence Coffee Jr.

Watch the music video for “Slow Dancing” below.