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Craig David liberates new promotional single “I Know You”

24 Nov

Craig David has liberated his new promotional single online.

“I Know You” – which was co-written by Dan Smith of Bastille alongside Carmen Reece and Fraser T. Smith – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, David’s upcoming seventh studio collection “The Time is Now” – featuring previous promotional singles “Heartline” and “For the Gram” – will arrive on January 26th via Speakerbox / Insanity Records in partnership with Sony Music Entertainment UK.

The highly-anticipated project delivers additional alliances with Chase & Status, Jonas Blue, Kaytranada, Sam Romans, JP Cooper, Diztortion, Rachel Furner, Ella Mai, GoldLink, AJ Tracey, Steve Mac, Tre Jean-Marie, and Blonde.

Stream the audio clip for “I Know You” below.

Craig David premieres music video for new promotional single “Heartline”

19 Oct

Craig David has premiered the music video for his new single online.

The visual clip for the Jonas Blue-produced “Heartline” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s Vevo channel on Wednesday (October 18, 2017).

Now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets; “Heartline” was co-written by David alongside fellow recording artist RØMANS, whose recent credits include Little Mix (“If I Get My Way”), Justine Skye (“Don’t Think About It”), Noah Cyrus (“I’m Stuck”) and Rag’n’Bone Man (“Fade to Nothing”).

Born Samuel Elliot Roman, the Roc Nation signee has also contributed to the next projects by Sigma, Louis Tomlinson, Jennifer Hudson, X Ambassadors, Cosima, Jax Jones, Kristian Galva, Sigala, Louisa Johnson, Gavin James, Kali Uchis, James Morrison, Rixton, Tom Walker, Noah Cyrus, Era Istrefi, Rita Ora, Fleur East, Alan Walker, Calum Scott, Jess Glynne, and Rudimental.

Meanwhile, David’s seventh studio collection “The Time is Now” – featuring the Diztortion-produced “For the Gram” – will arrive on January 26 via Sony Music Entertainment UK in partnership with Speakerbox/Insanity Records.

On the follow-up to 2016’s “Following My Intuition,” David has also worked with Chase & Status (“Reload”), Fraser T. Smith (“Love Me Like It’s Yesterday”), Steve Mac (“Brand New”), Kaytranada (“Live in the Moment”), Tre Jean-Marie (“Talk to Me”) and Blonde (“Somebody Like Me”).

Watch the music video for “Heartline” below.

Craig David selects “For the Gram” as new promotional single

4 Oct

Mandatory Credit: Photo by REX Shutterstock (4149987ac)
Craig David
Celebrities at the ITV studios, London, Britain – 02 Oct 2014
Leaving the ITV studios following a guest appearance on ‘Lorraine’

Craig David has announced the details for his new single.

The British singer/songwriter dubbed “For the Gram” as the second promotional cut from his upcoming seventh album “The Time is Now” and will release it on October 5th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “For the Gram” were handled by Diztortion (real name Raoul Chen), whose resume boasts additional works with Taya (“When You’re Sober”), Sigma (“Redemption”), Melissa Steel (“I’ll Be There”), Ina Wroldsen (“Mad Love”) and Sasha Keable (“Put Your Love on Me”).

As mentioned in earlier posts, “The Time is Now” – featuring the Sam Romans-assisted / Jonas Blue-produced lead promotional single “Heartline” – will arrive on January 26, 2018 via Sony Music Entertainment UK in partnership with Speakerbox/Insanity Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Following My Intuition” boasts further songwriting contributions from Carmen Reece (Tamar Braxton), Ed Drewett (Sinead Harnett), Rachel Furner (Frances) and Talay Riley (Keri Hilson).

On the production front, David has also worked with Chase & Status (Emeli Sande), Tre Jean-Marie (Mabel McVey), Steve Mac (Jess Glynne), MNEK (Kylie Minogue), Fraser T. Smith (Bebe Rexha) and Kaytranada (Alicia Keys).

Stream the audio clip for “Heartline” below.

Craig David works with Chase & Status for new album

9 Oct


Craig David has worked with Chase & Status for his upcoming album.

The British electronic music duo – composed Saul Milton and William Kennard –previously co-wrote and produced songs for Rihanna (“Jump”), Rita Ora (“RIP”) and Alexandra Burke’s (“Nothing But the Girl”).

Their latest album “Brand New Machine” – featuring guest appearances from Moko, Nile Rodgers, Major Lazer, Ed Thomas, and Elli Ingram – is now available for download via iTunes in conjunction with MTA Records.

Meanwhile, David is expected to release his next studio collection, tentatively entitled “Following My Intuition,” later this year.

The keenly-awaited project reportedly delivers further alliances with Toby Gad (Demi Lovato), Lindy Robbins (Selena Gomez), Tre-Jean Marie (Jason Derulo), Carmen Reece (Ariana Grande) and Ed Drewett (Little Mix).

As a songwriter, David penned “Talking About” for Conor Maynard along with Mustafa Omer and James Murray of songwriting and production duo Mojam. The track peaked to number forty four on the UK Singles Chart.

Watch the music video for “End Credits” below.

Moko debuts new song “Missing Love” acoustic performance

4 Sep


Moko has debuted a new song online.

The British artist posted an exclusive acoustic performance of “Missing Love” to her official YouTube page on Wednesday (September 3, 2014).

The track – which was written by Moko along with Luke Osborne and Sam Stubbings – is lifted from the singer/songwriter’s second mini-album, “Gold,” out on September 7 via MTA Records / Virgin EMI Records.

Other EP contributors include Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware, Sam Smith), Karen Poole (Lily Allen, Kylie Minogue), Chase & Status (Liam Bailey, CeeLo Green) and Niara Scarlett (Pixie Lott, Alexandra Burke).

Watch the Taichi Kimura-directed clip for “Missing Love” below.

Moko unwraps new mini-album “Gold” credits

12 Jul


Moko has unwrapped the songwriting credits for her upcoming mini-album.

The British singer/songwriter – born Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi – is scheduled to release “Gold” on September 7 Virgin EMI Records / MTA Records.

Lead single “Your Love” was co-written by Karen Poole, whose recent credits include Kylie Minogue’s “Fine” [Parlophone Records], Nina Nesbitt’s “Mr. C” [Island Records] and Lily Allen’s “Take My Place” [Parlophone Records].

Production duties on “Your Love” were handled by Chase & Status, who have also worked with the likes of Rihanna [SRP Records], Liam Bailey [Buddha Records] and Rita Ora [Columbia Records].

“Gold” – which serves as follow-up to 2013’s “Black” – is confirmed to boast productions and songwriting contributions from Benjamin “Two Inch Punch” Ash (Ella Eyre, Jessie Ware) and Niara Scarlett (Girls Aloud, Danity Kane).

Peep the tracklisting and songwriting credits for “Gold” below.

“Your Love”
Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Karen Poole / Saul Milton / William Kennard).

Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Tom Paterson / Sam Stubbings).

“With You”
Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Niara Scarlett / Benjamin Ash).

“Missing Love”
Written By: (Diane Nadia Adu-Gyamfi / Luke Osborne / Sam Stubbings).