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Anne-Marie reunites with Ina Wroldsen, Steve Mac for new promotional single “Then”

14 Dec

Anne-Marie has confirmed the details for her new single online.

The British singer/songwriter (born Anne-Marie Nicholson) christened “Then” as her next promotional cut and will release it on December 15 via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by fellow recording artist Ina Wroldsen, whose other credits include Clean Bandit’s “Symphony,” Jess Glynne’s “Hold My Hand,” Sofia Carson’s “Love is the Name,” Madison Beer’s “Melody,” Jasmine Thompson’s “Adore,” and Britney Spears’ “He About to Lose Me.”

Production duties on “Then” were handled by Steve Mac, who is also responsible for Pink’s “What About Us,” Ed Sheeran’s “Shape of You,” Louisa Johnson’s “So Good,” Birdy’s “Hear You Calling,” Zara Larsson’s “Don’t Let Me Be Yours,” Rita Ora’s “Your Song,” and Liam Payne’s “Bedroom Floor.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Anne-Marie’s upcoming debut album – featuring previous promotional singles “Heavy,” “Ciao Adios” and “Alarm” – is expected to arrive early next year via Major Tom’s Music in partnership with Asylum Records (UK) and Atlantic Records (US).

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further contributions from Chris Loco, Emily Warren, Moon Willis, Kamille, Justin Parker, Negin Djafari, Fred Cox, Amy Wadge, Jonas Jeberg, Raye, Bless Beats, Sasha Sloan, Fraser T. Smith, Chelcee Grimes, Jamie Scott, Stacy Barthe, Jesse Shatkin, Natasha Bedingfield, Digital Farm Animals, Jin Jin, Ed Sheeran, and Mojam Music.

Stream the audio clip for “Heavy” below.

Lily Allen unleashes new promotional single “Trigger Bang”

12 Dec

Lily Allen has unleashed her new promotional single online.

“Trigger Bang” – featuring Giggs – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Taken from Allen’s upcoming fourth studio collection under Warner Music Group / Polydor Records, tentatively entitled “The Fourth Wall,” the track was co-written and produced by Benjamin “Fryars” Garrett.

Other songwriters and producers expected to appear on the follow-up to 2014’s “Sheezus,” which topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked to number twelve on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart, are Mark Ronson, Jenna Andrews, Benny Cassette, Andrea “Nylo” Landis, Tev’n, Chloe Angelides, Dre Skull, Sarah Hudson, Ari PenSmith, Liana Banks, and Sam Duckworth.

Stream the audio clip for “Trigger Bang” below.

Rae Morris confirms details for sophomore studio collection

11 Dec

Rae Morris has confirmed the details for her upcoming sophomore album.

The British singer/songwriter (born Rachel Anne Morris) christened her second studio collection “Someone Out There” and will release it on February 2nd via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records UK.

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

On the follow-up to 2015’s “Unguarded,” Morris has teamed with songwriters and producers including Benjamin “Fryars” Garrett (Cosima, Lily Allen), Jennifer Decilveo (Ella Henderson, Michelle Branch), Steve Robson (Olly Murs, Robbie Williams) and Starsmith (Jess Glynne, Ellie Goulding).

See the tracklisting for “Someone Out There” below.

(1) Push Me to My Limit / (2) Reborn / (3) Atletico / (4) Do It / (5) Wait for the Rain / (6) Lower the Tone / (7) Physical Form / (8) Dip My Toe / (9) Someone Out There / (10) Rose Garden / (11) Dancing with Character

K. Michelle releases new album “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know”

9 Dec

American singer/songwriter Kimberley Pate, professionally known as K. Michelle, has released her new studio collection online.

“Kimberley:The People I Used to Know” – featuring singles “Birthday,” “Fuck Your Man” and the Chris Brown-assisted “Either Way” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming platforms.

The follow-up to 2016’s “More Issues Than Vogue” boasts songwriting contributions from fellow recording artists including Kelly Clarkson (“Run Don’t Walk”), Sonyae Elise (“Birthday”), Prince Charlez (“Talk to God”), Safaree Samuels (“Alert”) and Priscilla Renea (“Brain on Love”).

Other album songwriters include Bianca “Blush” Atterberry (Pia Mia), Kevin Kadish (Meghan Trainor), Carmen Reece (Ray BLK), Micah Powell (Sevyn Streeter), Gabrielle “Goldie” Nowee (Rita Ora), Claude Kelly (Britney Spears), Lindsay Gilbert (Tamar Braxton) and Sam Sumser (Jason Derulo).

On the production front, K. Michelle has teamed up with Ronnie “Lil’ Ronnie” Jackson (Usher), Darhyl “DJ” Camper (Mariah Carey), Uforo “Bongo” Ebong (Toni Braxton), Hitmaka (Ariana Grande), Louis Biancaniello (Jessie J), Philip “HardWork” Constable (Grace Sewell), Eric Hudson (Brandy) Chuck Harmony (Mary J. Blige) and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Janet Jackson).

Stream “Kimberley: The People I Used to Know” below.

Dan Caplen liberates new promotional single “Two Fingers”

6 Dec

British singer/songwriter Daniel Sebastian Caplen, professionally known as Dan Caplen, has shared his new promotional single online.

“Two Fingers” 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 Two Inch Punch, who is also responsible for Ella Eyre’s “Deeper,” Sam Smith’s “Money on My Mind,” Moko’s “With You,” Jessie Ware’s “Say You Love Me,” Anne-Marie’s “Boy,” Rag’n’Bone Man’s “Human,” JP Cooper’s “Good Friend,” and Saya’s “Cold Fire.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Caplen’s upcoming project – featuring the Ray BLK-assisted / Jordan Riley and Mark Ralph-produced “Flat Champagne” – is expected to arrive early next year via Atlantic Records UK.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts further productions and songwriting contributions from Fred Cox, Hannah Yadi, James Newman, Amish “ADP” Patel, Jennifer Decilveo, Frank Gamble, Amy Wadge, Jamie Hartman, Fraser T. Smith, Jamie Scott, Wayne Hector, and Jonny Coffer.

Stream the audio clip for “Two Fingers” below.

Niia premieres music video for new single “Day & Night”

5 Dec

Niia Rocco, known mononymously as Niia, has shared the music video for her new promotional single online.

The Sasha Samsonova-directed clip for “Day & Night” was posted to the singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Monday (December 04, 2017).

“Day & Night” was written by Niia alongside Simon Wilcox (Britney Spears, Nick Jonas) and Robin Hanniball (Yuna, Kendrick Lamar).

Niia’s debut album “I” – featuring previous promotional single “Nobody” – is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The project boasts further songwriting contributions from Mikky Ekko (“Sideline”), Purple Ferdinand (“California”), Kid Harpoon (“Hurt You First”) and Cass Lowe & Sasha Sloan (“Girl Like Me”).

Watch the music video for “Day & Night” below.

Stacy Barthe teases new collaboration with Janelle Monae

29 Nov

Stacy Barthe has teased a new collaboration with Janelle Monae.

“When your fellow unicorn summons you to come out and play… #janellemonae,” the American singer/songwriter posted to her Instagram profile on Tuesday (November 28, 2017).

Barthe’s songwriting resume boasts works with Alicia Keys (“Limitedless”), Melanie Fiona (“Like I Love You”), Britney Spears (“Blur”), Katy Perry (“Hummingbird Heartbeat”), Miley Cyrus (“Adore You”), Bridget Kelly (“Carry My Cross”), Rihanna (“Cheers”), Lauriana Mae (“Flaws & All”), Marsha Ambrosius (“Honey Pot”) and Teyana Taylor (“Outta My League”).

Her debut album “Becoming,” released in 2015 via John Legend’s label Home School Records in partnership with Motown Records, spawned contributions from fellow musicians including Malay (“War IV Love”), Oren Yoel (“In My Head”), Claude Kelly (“Me Versus Me”), Darhyl “DJ” Camper (“Flawed Beautiful Creatures”) and Benny Cassette (“Live for Today”).

Monae, on the other hand, is expected to release her upcoming studio collection early next year via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.

The still-untitled project reportedly delivers additional alliances with Fred Cox (Tori Kelly), Amy Wadge (Ed Sheeran), Jonny Lattimer (Raye), Ina Wroldsen (Calvin Harris), Adriano Buffone (Jessie Ware), Tayla Parx (Christina Aguilera), Fabienne Holloway (Grace Cartner) and Jin Jin (Yebba Smith).

Stream Barthe’s debut album “Becoming” below.