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Antonique Smith debuts new single “Higher”

3 Sep

Antonique Smith - Higher

Antonique Smith has debuted her new single online.

The actress, singer, and songwriter posted the audio clip for “Higher” to her official YouTube channel on Friday (August 28, 2015).

Co-production duties on “Higher” – out now via iTunes – were handled by Kevin Risto and Wayne Nugent of Midi Mafia, who are also behind John Legend’s “Quickly” f/ Brandy and Justin Bieber’s “Overboard” f/ Jessica Jarrell.

Smith’s upcoming mini-collection “Love is Everything” – featuring previous promotional cut “Hold Up Wait a Minute (Woo Woo)” – is slated to hit digital outlets later this year through 9:23 Music Group.

Among the musicians who reportedly contributed to the EP are Toby Gad (Beyonce, Alicia Keys), Danja (Usher, Britney Spears), Novel (Leona Lewis, Jennifer Hudson) and Dr. Dre (Eminem, Kendrick Lamar).

Listen to the audio clip for “Higher” below.

Misha B schedules release date for debut album

8 Jan

Misha B

Misha B has scheduled the release date for her upcoming debut album.

The British singer/songwriter will release the still-untitled project in the United Kingdom on March 11 via Sony Music Entertainment / Relentless Records.

In addition to lead singles “Home Run” and “Do You Think of Me,” the new collection by Misha B is confirmed to boast productions from TMS: Peter Kelleher, Ben Kohn & Tom Barnes (Emeli Sane, Professor Green), Eshraque “Ishi” Mughal (Alexandra Burke, Cover Drive), Mich “Cutfather” Hansen (Kylie Minogue, Jordin Sparks), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Marlon Roudette, Alesha Dixon), Fraser T. Smith (Ellie Goulding, Tyler James), Uzoechi “MNEK” Emenike (Amelia Lily, Charli XCX), Mr. Hudson (Pixie Lott, Tyler James), Daniel “HyGrade” Traynor (Cheryl Cole, Dionne Bromfield) and Midi Mafia: Kevin Risto & Waynne Nugent (Fantasia Barrino, Cee Lo Green).

Songwriters include Sophie Stern (Conor Maynard, Britney Spears), Iain “Sparx” James (Little Mix, One Direction), Ayak Thiik (Tinchy Stryder, Kelly Rowland) and Michael “Mike Del Rio” Gonzalez (Skylar Grey, Christina Aguilera).