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FKA Twigs drops sophomore album “Magdalene”

8 Nov

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British singer/songwriter Tahliah Barnett, known professionally as FKA Twigs, has dropped her sophomore album under Young Turks Recordings.

“Magdalene” – featuring singles “Cellophane,” “Holy Terrain,” “Home With You” and “Sad Day” – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

The follow-up to 2014’s “LP1” was prominently produced by Nicolas Jaar with additional contributions from Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat, Noah Goldstein, Skrillex, Jason Boyd, Koreless, Jack Antonoff, Kenny Beats, Sounwave, Oneohtrix Point Never, Arca, Jeff Kleinman, and Michael Uzowuru.

Stream “Magdalene” below.

FKA Twigs drops new single “Sad Day”

5 Nov

British singer/songwriter Tahliah Barnett, professionally known as FKA Twigs, has released her new single online.

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

The track was collectively produced by FKA Twigs alongside Nicolas Jaar (Daft Punk, The Weeknd), Benny Blanco (Halsey, Ed Sheeran), Skrillex (Mariah Carey, Justin Bieber) and Noah Goldstein (Teyana Taylor, Kanye West).

Twigs’ upcoming sophomore album “Magdalene” – featuring previous singles “Cellophane,” “Holy Terrain” and “Home With You” – is scheduled to arrive on November 8th via Young Turks Recordings.

Other contributors on the follow-up to 2014’s “LP1” are Cashmere Cat, Arca, Sounwave, Koreless, Jack Antonoff, Poo Bear, Oneohtrix Point Never, Kenny Beats, Ethan P. Flynn, Michael Uzowuru, and Jeff Kleinman.

Stream the audio clip for “Sad Day” below.

FKA twigs premieres music video for new single “Home With You”

7 Oct

FKA twigs has premiered the music video for her new single online.

The self-directed clip for “Home With You” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Monday (October 07, 2019).

The track – which was written and produced by twigs (real name Tahliah Barnett) algonside Ethan P. Flynn – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in various media outlets, Twigs’ upcoming sophomore album “Magdalene” – featuring previous singles “Cellophane” and “Holy Terrain” – is scheduled to arrive on November 8th via Young Turks Recordings.

Other album contributors include Nicholas Jaar, Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat, Arca, Noah Goldstein, Sounwave, Koreless, Jack Antonoff, Skrillex, Jason Boyd, Oneohtrix Point Never, Kenny Beats, Michael Uzowuru, and Jeff Kleinman.

Watch the music video for “Home With You” below.

FKA twigs confirms details for sophomore album “Magdalene”

9 Sep

FKA twigs has confirmed the details for her upcoming sophomore album.

The British singer/songwriter christened her second studio collection “Magdalene” and will release it on October 25 via Young Turks Recordings.

Current promotional single “Holy Terrain” (featuring Future) – which was collectively produced by Skrillex, Jack Antonoff, Sounwave, Noah Goldstein, and Kenny Beats – is now available via all digital streaming outlets.

Besides confirmed collaborators Nicholas Jaar, Jeff Kleinman, Dave Ozuwuru and Jason Boyd, the follow-up to 2014’s “LP1” reportedly boasts further alliances with Rick Nowels, Sia Furler, and Levi Lennox.

See the tracklisting for “Magdalene” below.

(1) Thousand Eyes / (2) Home With You / (3) Sad Day / (4) Holy Terrain / (5) Mary Magdalene / (6) Fallen Alien / (7) Mirrored Heart / (8) Daybed / (9) Cellophane

 

FKA twigs unleashes music video for new single “Cellophane”

25 Apr

FKA twigs has unleashed the music video for her new single online.

The Andrew Thomas Huang-directed clip for “Cellophane” was posted to the British singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Wednesday (April 24, 2019).

Now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets; “Cellophane” was written by FKA twigs (born Tahliah Barnett) alongside Jeff Kleinman (Arlissa, Kelsey Lu) and Michael Uzowuru (Jorja Smith, Frank Ocean).

As mentioned in earlier posts, FKA twigs upcoming project – featuring further contributions Rick Nowels, Levi Lennox, and Sia Furler – is expected to arrive later this year via Young Turks Recordings.

Watch the music video for “Cellophane” below.

FKA twigs taps Benny Blanco, Cashmere Cat for new collaboration

10 Jun

British singer/songwriter Tahliah Barnett, professionally known as FKA twigs, has tapped Benny Blanco and Cashmere Cat for a new collaboration.

The songwriting and production duo are responsible for Avicii’s “Lonely Together,” Camila Cabello’s “Crying in the Club,” Jessie Ware’s “Selfish Love,” Tory Lanez’s “Luv,” MØ’s “Nights with You,” and Halsey’s “Now or Never.”

Benny Blanco and Cashmere Cat have also worked with Ariana Grande (“Be My Baby”), Jhene Aiko (“Never Call Me”), The Weeknd (“True Colors”), Miguel (“Going to Hell”), Ryn Weaver (“OctaHate”) and Kanye West (“Ghost Town”).

Meanwhile, twigs is expected to release her upcoming sophomore album later this year via Young Turks Recordings.

The follow-up to 2014’s “LP1” reportedly yields additional productions and songwriting contributions from Sia, Rick Nowels, Ariel Rechtshaid, Two Inch Punch, Andrew Wyatt, Levi Lennox, and Hit-Boy.

Watch the music video for “Pendulum” below.

FKA twigs enlists Hit-Boy for new collaboration

30 Mar

British singer/songwriter Tahliah Barnett, professionally known as FKA twigs, has teamed up with Hit-Boy for a new collaboration.

The American record producer, born Chauncey Hollis, is known for his works with Beyonce (“Bow Down”), Kelly Rowland (“Lay it On Me”), Mary J. Blige (“Stronger”), Rihanna (“Watch n’ Learn”), Nicki Minaj (“Feeling Myself”), Mariah Carey (“Thirsty”), Tinashe (“Joyride”) and Chloe x Halle (“Red Lights”).

Meanwhile, twigs is expected to release her upcoming sophomore album is scheduled to arrive later this year via Young Turks Recordings.

The follow-up to 2014’s “LP1” reportedly yields additional ontributions from Rick Nowels (Lana Del Rey, Sabrina Claudio), Benny Blanco (Kacy Hill, The Weeknd), Two Inch Punch (Kali Uchis, Jessie Ware), Andrew Wyatt (Dua Lipa, Bruno Mars) and Levi Lennox (Raye, Zayn Malik).

Stream the following playlist dedicated to Hit-Boy’s works!

FKA twigs reunites with Rick Nowels for new collaboration

24 Oct

British singer/songwriter Tahliah Barnett, professionally known as FKA twigs, has reunited with Rick Nowels for a new collaboration.

Nowels previously co-wrote and co-produced “Good to Love” for twigs, which is now available via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

Recent credits by Nowels also include Lana Del Rey’s “Love,” Dua Lipa’s “Lost in Your Light,” Kesha’s “Hunt You Down,” Foxes’ “Wicked Love,” Melanie C’s “Unravelling,” and Adele’s “Why Do You Love Me?”

Meanwhile, FKA twigs is expected to release her sophomore studio collection – featuring further contributions from Sia, Andrew Wyatt, Levi Lennox, and Timmaz “Tic” Zolleyn – later this year via Young Turks Recordings.

The still-untitled project follows 2014’s “LP1,” which peaked to number thirty on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned alliances with Emile Haynie (“Two Weeks”), Dev Hynes (“Hours”), Sampha (“Numbers”), Joel Compass (“Kicks”), Paul Epworth (“Pendulum”) and Arca (“Lights On”).

Stream the audio clip for “Good to Love” below.

FKA twigs hits the studio with Levi Lennox for new collaboration

22 Jul

British singer/songwriter Tahliah Barnett, professionally known as FKA twigs, has teamed up with Levi Lennox for a new collaboration.

Lennox’s songwriting and production resume boasts works with Zayn Malik (“Pillow Talk”), M.I.A. (“Borders”), Liv Dawson (“Reflection”), Lauren Aquilina (“Lie to Me”) and Koda Kumi (“Bangerang”).

Fans of his works should also keep an eye on the next projects by Sam Smith, RAYE, Mali-Koa, Liza Owen, KStewart, Bebe Rexha, Anne-Marie, LOVELLE, Mabel McVey, DAGNY, Becky Hill, Amber Mark, Era Istrefi, DAKOTA, Melissa Steel, Ellie Goulding, Dan Caplen, and Georgia Ku.

Meanwhile, FKA twigs is expected to release her upcoming sophomore studio collection – featuring promotional singles “Good to Love” and “Trust in Me” – later this year via Young Turks Recordings.

In addition to confirmed contributors Rick Nowels (Lana Del Rey) and Sia (Katy Perry), the highly-anticipated project reportedly delivers further productions and songwriting contributions from Benny Blanco (Ed Sheeran), Two Inch Punch (Jessie Ware) and Andrew Wyatt (Liam Gallagher).

Watch the music video for “Good to Love” below.

Sampha delivers new promotional single “(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano”

12 Jan

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Sampha has delivered a new song online.

“(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano” is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Sampha produced the track alongside regular collaborator Rodaidh McDonald, whose other credits include Adels’s “If It Hadn’t Been for Love,” Lapsley’s “Hurt Me,” The XX’s “Hold On,” and JONES’ “Deep.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Sampha’s upcoming debut album “Process” – featuring previous promotional singles “Blood on Me” and “Timmy’s Prayer” – will arrive on February 3 via Young Turks Recordings.

As a songwriter and record producer, Sampha recently helmed Solange’s hit single “Don’t Touch My Hair” alongside fellow musicians Raphael Saadiq, David Andrew Sitek, and Patrick Wimberly of Chairlift.

His extensive resume boasts further works with Alicia Keys (“Give Me Life”), FKA twigs (“Numbers”), Katy B (“Play”), Drake (“Too Much”), SBTRKT (“Hold On”), Emile Haynie (“A Kiss Goodbye”) and Jessie Ware (“Valentine”).

Watch the music video for “(No One Knows Me) Like the Piano” below.