Tag Archives: Zach Skelton

Grace Mitchell delivers new promotional single “Riiich”

10 Nov

Grace Mitchell has delivered her new promotional single online.

“Riich” – which was written by Mitchell alongside Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic and Noel Zancanella – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Production duties on “Riiich” were collectively handled by Tedder and Zach Skelton, who are also responsible for Rachel Platten’s “Labels,” Hailee Steinfeld’s “Most Girls,” and James Blunt’s “Love Me Better.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mitchell’s upcoming project – featuring the Martin Johnson-produced “Come Back for You,” Cara Salimando-penned “French Becky” and Teddy Geiger-assisted “Capital Letters” – is expected to arrive early next year via Universal Music Group / Republic Records.

The still-untitled collection reportedly boasts productions and songwriting contributions from Mattman & Robin, Julie Frost, Francis “Eg” White, Justin Tranter, Emily Warren, Jussi “Jussifer” Illmari, Alex Hope, Brett “Leland” McLaughlin, Justin Parker, Fraser T. Smith, and Jesse Shatkin.

Stream the audio clip for “Riiich” below.

Shawn Mendes works with Ryan Tedder for third album

10 Nov

Canadian singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes has worked with Ryan Tedder of American rock pop band OneRepublic for his upcoming third album.

Alongside regular collaborator Zach Skelton; Tedder recently co-wrote and produced for other artists including Rachel Platten (“Labels”), Hailee Steinfeld (“Most Girls”), James Blunt (“Lose My Number”) and Grace Mitchell (“Riiich”).

Tedder’s extensive resume boasts additional works with Kygo (“Kids in Love”), Jessie Ware (“Selfish Love”), Ed Sheeran (“Happier”), MØ (“Nights With You”), Ellie Goulding (“Keep on Dancing”), Demi Lovato (“Wildfire”), Adele (“Remedy”) and Taylor Swift (“I Know Places”).

Meanwhile, Mendes is expected to release his next studio collection – featuring further contributions from Teddy Geiger, Scott Harris, and Geoffrey Warburton – early next year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled project serves as the follow-up to 2016’s “Illuminate,” which debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart and spawned singles including “Mercy” and “Treat You Better.”

Stream OneRepublic’s latest album “Oh My My” below.

Camila Cabello reunites with Louis Bell, Billy Walsh for new collaboration

30 Oct

Camila Cabello has reunited with Billy Walsh of electronic music duo Somewhere Else and “Havana” co-writer Louis Bell and for a new collaboration.

Bell’s resume boasts additional works with Selena Gomez (“Wolves”), Post Malone (“Rockstar”), Justine Skye (“Lost Me”), Madalen Duke (“Hitlist”), Watt (“Burning Man”), DJ Snake (“Let Me Love You”), Kygo (“It Ain’t Me”), Conrad Sewell (“Remind Me”) and Justin Bieber (“Hit the Ground”).

Meanwhile, Walsh is responsible for co-writing Alicia Keys’ “In Common,” Elijah Blake’s “Live Till We Die,” The Weeknd’s “Die for You,” Post Malone’s “I Fall Apart,” and Majid Jordan’s “Something About You.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello is expected to release her upcoming debut album “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving” – featuring promotional singles “Crying in the Club,” “I Have Questions” and “OMG” – later this year via Simon Cowell’s Sony imprint Syco Music and Epic Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further contributions from Max Martin (Adele), Savan Kotecha (Britney Spears), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Taylor Swift), Ricky Reed (Kesha), Andrew Wansel (Jessie Ware), Ed Sheeran (Anne-Marie), Ryan Tedder (Beyonce) and Zach Skelton (Rachel Platten).

Stream the audio clip for Somewhere Else’s “All the Way” below.

Rachel Platten delivers new studio collection “Waves”

27 Oct

Rachel Platten has delivered her new studio collection online.

“Waves” – featuring promotional singles “Broken Glass,” “Perfect for You” and “Collide” – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Album songwriters include Lindy Robbins (Faith Hill), Sean Douglas (Demi Lovato), Nate Cyphert (Kenzie May), Brett “Leland” McLaughlin (Troye Sivan), Sam Martin (Colbie Caillat) and Mitch Allan (Bebe Rexha).

The follow-up to 2016’s “Wildfire” also boasts productions from StarGate (Beyonce), Jason Evigan (Prince Royce), Mstr Rogers (Ella Eyre), Ian Kirkpatrick (Fleur East), Busbee (Maren Morris), Jon Levine (Kat Dahlia), Ryan Tedder (Adele), Zach Skelton (Camila Cabello) and Jonas Jeberg (Daya).

Stream “Waves” below.

Camila Cabello unveils music video for new promotional single “Havana”

24 Oct

Camila Cabello has unveiled the music video for her new single online.

The visual clip for “Havana” was posted to the Cuban-American singer/songwriter’s YouTube channel on Tuesday (October 24, 2017).

The Young Thug-featuring track was written by Cabello alongside Brittany “Starrah” Hazzard, Alexandra “Ali” Tamposi, Brian Lee, Andrew Watt, Louis Bell, Pharrell Williams, and Adam “Frank Dukes” Feeney.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello is expected to release her upcoming debut album “The Hurting. The Healing. The Loving” – featuring previous promotional singles “Crying in the Club,” “I Have Questions” and “OMG” – later this year via Simon Cowell’s Sony imprint Syco Music and Epic Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further contributions from Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Ricky Reed, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Ed Sheeran, Billy Walsh, Ryan Tedder, and Zach Skelton.

Watch the music video for “Havana” below.

Rachel Platten shares new promotional single “Collide”

21 Oct

Rachel Platten has shared her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Cameron Jaymes of Christian music band Jaymes Reunion alongside Lindy Robbins (Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato), Busbee (Gwen Stefani, Maren Morris) and Jason Evigan (Rita Ora, Britney Spears).

Platten’s upcoming studio collection “Waves” – featuring previous promotional singles “Broken Glass” and “Perfect for You” – will arrive on October 27th via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Wildfire” boasts further songwriting contributions from Sean Douglas (Jason Derulo), Nate Cyphert (Kenzie May), Leland (Troye Sivan), Sam Martin (Colbie Caillat) and Mitch Allan (Jasmine Thompson).

On the production front, Platten has worked with StarGate (Pink), Jarrad Rogers (Ella Eyre), Ian Kirkpatrick (Dua Lipa), Jon Levine (Bebe Rexha), Ryan Tedder (Adele), Jonas Jeberg (Kylie Minogue) and Zach Skelton (Hailee Steinfeld).

Stream the audio clip for “Collide” below.

Rachel Platten unwraps artwork, tracklisting for new album “Waves”

7 Oct

American singer/songwriter Rachel Platten has unwrapped the artwork and tracklisting for her upcoming second-major label album, “Waves,” which will arrive on October 27 via Columbia Records.

Current promotional single “Perfect for You” – which was co-written by Mitch Allan, Nate Cyphert and Mike Eyal Aljadeff – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to Jarrad Rogers and Stargate, who produced the set’s lead single “Broken Glass,” the follow-up to 2016’s “Wildfire” boasts further productions from Jon Levine, Ryan Tedder, Zach Skelton, Busbee, Jason Evigan, Ian Kirkpatrick, Mick Schultz, Warren “Oak” Felder, and Jonas Jeberg.

On the songwriting front, Platten has teamed up with Evan “Kidd” Bogart, Lindy Robbins, Sean Douglas, Asia Whiteacre, Brett “Leland” McLaughlin, Fransisca Hall, Johnny McDaid, and Scott Harris.

See the tracklisting for “Waves” below.

(1) Perfect For You / (2) Whole Heart / (3) Collide / (4) Keep Up / (5) Broken Glass / (6) Shivers / (7) Loose Ends / (8) Labels / (9) Loveback / (10) Hands / (11) Fooling You / (12) Good Life / (13) Grace