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Shawn Mendes delivers new promotional single “Lost in Japan”

23 Mar

Canadian singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes has released a new single online.

“Lost in Japan” – which was co-written by Scott Harris and produced by Teddy Geiger, Nate Mercereau and Louis Bell – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

As mentioned in earlier posts, Mendes’ upcoming third studio collection – featuring previous promotional single “In My Blood” – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The follow-up to 2016’s “Illuminate” reportedly boasts additional alliances with Benny Blanco (FKA twigs, Kacy Hill), Frank Dukes (Kanye West, Frank Ocean), Julian Bunetta (Niall Horan, Harry Styles), Ryan Tedder (Leona Lewis, Charlie Puth) and Zach Skelton (Camila Cabello, X Ambassadors).

Stream the audio clip for “Lost in Japan” below.

Shawn Mendes releases new promotional single “In My Blood”

22 Mar

Canadian singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes has released his new single online.

“In My Blood” – which was written by Mendes alongside Teddy Geiger, Scott Harris and Geoffrey Warburton – is now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

Mendes’ upcoming third album – featuring additional songwriting contributions from Ryan Tedder, Zach Skelton and Julian Bunetta – is scheduled to arrive later this year via Universal Music Group / Island Records.

The still-untitled project follows 2016’s “Illuminate,” which topped the US Billboard 200 albums chart and spawned three singles in the shape of “Love You Better,” “Mercy” and “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back.”

Stream the audio clip for “In My Blood” below.

X Ambassadors deliver new promotional single “Don’t Stay”

3 Feb

American rock band X Ambassadors – composed of lead vocalist Sam Harris, keyboardist Casey Harris, and drummer Adam Levin – have delivered their new promotional single online.

“Don’t Stay” 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 Ryan Tedder of OneRepublic alongside regular collaborator Zach Skelton, who are also responsible for Hailee Steinfeld’s “Most Girls,” Grace Mitchell’s “Riich,” James Blunt’s “Love Me Better,” and Rachel Platten’s “Labels.”

As mentioned in various media outlets, X Ambassadors upcoming third studio collection “Joyful” – featuring further contributions from Sam Romans, Ilsey Juber, and Scott Harris – is scheduled to arrive later this year via KIDinaKORNER Records in partnership with Interscope Records.

Stream the audio clip for “Don’t Stay” below.

Kiah Victoria hits the studio with Stint for new collaboration

11 Jan

Photo Credit: Alberto Vargas

American singer/songwriter Kiah Victoria has enlisted Canadian record producer Stint for a new collaboration.

Born Ajay Bhattacharyya, Stint recently co-produced and co-wrote “Tell Me You Love Me” for Demi Lovato alongside Kirby Lauryen and John Hill. The track appears on Lovato’s latest album of the same name, which peaked to number three on the US Billboard 200 Albums Chart.

Other artists Stint has worked with are Sabrina Claudio (“Unravel Me”), Banks (“In Your Eyes”), Zara Larsson (“Make That Money Girl”), AlunaGeorge (“Jealous”), Nao (“Girlfriend”), Carly Rae Jepsen (“LA Hallucinations”), Santigold (“Walking in a Circle”) and Tayla Parx (“Runaway”).

Meanwhile, Victoria is expected to release her next project – featuring the Fabienne Holloway-assisted / Fred Cox-produced “Treat Me” – later this year via iTunes and all other digital streaming outlets.

The still-untitled collection reportedly delivers additional alliances with Sacha Skarbek, Max McElligott, Philip Plested, Daniel “Grades” Traynor, Jeff Gitty, Cass Lowe, Bastian “Carassius Gold” Langebaek, and Zach Skelton.

As a songwriter, Victoria co-penned “Midnight” for Jessie Ware alongside Jordan Thomas, Andrew “Pop” Wansel and Bastian “Carassius Gold” Langebaek. The track appears on Ware’s third studio collection “Glasshouse,” which debuted at number seven on the UK Albums Chart.

Stream the audio clip for “Treat Me” below.

Camila Cabello liberates new promotional single “Real Friends”

8 Dec

Camila Cabello has liberated her new promotional single online.

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

The track was co-written by Mustafa the Poet and Brian Lee alongside Billy Walsh of Somewhere Else, whose songwriting resume boasts additional works with Alicia Keys (“In Common”), Emeli Sande (“Starlight”), The Weeknd (“Die Alone”), Raye (“Glue”) and Post Malone (“I Fall Apart”).

Production duties on “Real Friends” were handled by Frank Dukes, who is also responsible for Justine Skye’s “Goodlove,” Zayn Malik’s “Still Got Time,” Future’s “Rich Sex,” Nicki Minaj’s “Regret in Your Tears,” Rihanna’s “Sex with Me,” Bebe Rexha’s “Comfortable,” and Lorde’s “Green Light.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello’s upcoming debut album “Camila” – featuring promotional singles “Never Be the Same” and “Havana” – will arrive on January 12 via Syco Music and Epic Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further contributions Max Martin (Taylor Swift), Savan Kotecha (Usher), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Tori Kelly), Ed Sheeran (Jess Glynne), Ricky Reed (Mike Posner), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Chris Brown), Ryan Tedder (Leona Lewis) and Zach Skelton (Hailee Steinfeld).

Stream the audio clip for “Real Friends” below.

Camila Cabello confirms new promotional single “Never Be the Same”

7 Dec

Camila Cabello has dubbed “Never be the Same” as her next promotional single and will release it on December 8th via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

The track was co-written by Jonnali “Noonie Bao” Parmenius alongside Alexandra “Sasha Sloan” Yatchenko, whose other credits include Niia Rocco’s “Nobody,” Alma’s “Phases,” Maggie Lindemann’s “Pretty Girl,” Kygo’s “This Town,” Louis Tomlinson’s “Just Hold On,” and Ella Henderson’s “Ugly.”

Production duties on “Never Be the Same” were handled by Adam “Frank Dukes” Feeney, who is also responsible for Lorde’s “Green Light,” Frank Ocean’s “Biking,” Nicki Minaj’s “Regret in Your Tears,” Zayn Malik’s “Still Got Time,” Bebe Rexha’s “Comfortable,” and Rihanna’s “Sex with Me.”

As mentioned in earlier posts, Cabello’s upcoming debut album “Camila” – featuring previous singles “Crying in the Club,” “I Have Questions,” “Havana” and “OMG” – will arrive on January 12 via Syco Music and Epic Records.

The highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts further contributions Max Martin (Adele), Savan Kotecha (Tori Kelly), Ilya Salmanzadeh (Ariana Grande), Ricky Reed (Kesha), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Jessie Ware), Billy Walsh (Alicia Keys), Ryan Tedder (Beyonce) and Zach Skelton (Shawn Mendes).

Stream the audio clip for “OMG” below.

Camila Cabello reveals artwork, release date for debut album

5 Dec

Camila Cabello has revealed the artwork and release date for her debut album.

The American singer/songwriter christened her first studio collection “Camila” and will release it on January 12 via Syco Music and Epic Records.

Current promotional singles “Havana,” “OMG,” “I Have Questions” and “Crying in the Club” are now available via iTunes, Apple Music, Amazon, Google Play, Tidal and all other digital streaming platforms.

In addition to confirmed collaborators Benny Blanco, Pharrell Williams and Charli XCX; the highly-anticipated project reportedly boasts additional alliances with Max Martin, Savan Kotecha, Ilya Salmanzadeh, Ricky Reed, Andrew “Pop” Wansel, Ed Sheeran, Billy Walsh, Ryan Tedder, and Zach Skelton.

Stream the audio clip for “OMG” below.