Sunday, February 19, 2012
KEVIN "K-MAC" MCCALL PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'FEBRUARY XIV'
Kevin "K-Mac" McCall is out with the video for his new single.
"February XIV" is slotted for inclusion on the R&B crooner's upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Universal Music Group / Chris Brown Entertainment.
The track was produced by The Monsters: Alexander Izquierdo, Stef Johnson & Jordan Johnson (Sean Kingston, Diggy Simmons) and The Strangerz: Marcus Lomax & Clarence Coffee Jr. (Cher Lloyd, Jessica Jarrell).
[Watch] Kevin "K-Mac" McCall - February XIV
Posted at 10:21 pm by mokhal
TANYA LACEY PLOTS SEPTEMBER / OCTOBER RELEASE FOR DEBUT ALBUM
Tanya Lacey is eyeing a September / October 2012 release for her upcoming debut album on Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
In addition to lead singles "Born to Fly" and "Letter to My Ex," the still-untitled project is expected to boast alliances from Dallas Austin (Janet Jackson, Deborah Cox), Autumn Rowe (Kelis, Alexis Jordan), Toby Gad (Natasha Bedingfield, Colbie Caillat), Lindy Robbins (Nicole Scherzinger, Jason Derulo), Alonzo "Novel" Stevenson (Fantasia Barrino, Leona Lewis), Emeli Sande (Alexandra Burke, Cover Drive), Shama "Sak Pase" Joseph (Rihanna, Frank Ocean), Claude Kelly (Adam Lambert, Delta Goodrem), Lucas Secon (Jordin Sparks, Toni Braxton) and Wayne Hector (Nicki Minaj, Craig David).
For those who came in late, Lacey also co-wrote hits such as "How We Roll" by Loick Essien [Sony Music Entertainment], "The Way You Watch Me" by The Saturdays featuring Travie McCoy [Fascination / Polydor Records] and "T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever)" by will.i.am featuring Jennifer Lopez and Mick Jagger [will.i.am Music Group / Interscope Records].
Posted at 10:01 pm by mokhal
ALEXANDRA BURKE ENLISTS EMELI SANDE FOR SOPHOMORE ALBUM
Alexandra Burke enlisted the songwriting services of Emeli Sande for her upcoming sophomore album on Syco Music / RCA Records.
The Scottish singer/songwriter previously co-wrote tracks such as “Trouble” by Leona Lewis [Syco Music / RCA Records], “Radio” by Alesha Dixon [Warner Music Group / Asylum Records] and “Boys” by Cheryl Cole [Fascination / Polydor Records].
Other songwriters backing the “Elephant” singer on the still-untitled follow-up to “Overcome” are Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Jessica Jarrell), Rico Love (Kelly Rowland, Michelle Williams) and Priscilla Renea (Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige).
Posted at 09:56 pm by mokhal
NEW TRACK BY MELANIE FIONA HITS THE NET
A new song by Melanie Fiona has hit the net on Saturday (February 18th, 2012).
“Change the Record,” featuring B.O.B, is slotted for inclusion on the Canadian singer/songwriter’s upcoming sophomore album, “The MF Life,” which is due on March 20th via SRC / Universal Republic Records.
The track was written by Fiona along with Andrea Martin (Toni Braxton, Mary J. Blige) and Carlos “L.O.S. Da Maestro” McKinney (Jazmine Sullivan, Beyonce Knowles).
Posted at 09:55 pm by mokhal
STACY BARTHE DEBUTS VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'COMFY LITTLE COFFIN'
Stacy Barthe is out with the video for her new single “Comfy Little Coffin,” taken from the singer/songwriter’s debut mixtape, “Sincerely Yours.”
The track was produced by Marcello “Cool” Valenzano and Andre “Dre” Lyon, who are also responsible for “So Special” by Lil Wayne featuring John Legend [Young Money / Universal Republic Records], “The City” by Game featuring Kendrick Lamar [Interscope Records] and “Wonder Woman” by Tyga featuring Chris Brown [Young Money / Universal Republic Records].
[Watch] Stacy Barthe - Comfy Little Coffin
Posted at 09:53 pm by mokhal
JOJO SETS RELEASE DATE FOR NEW SINGLE 'SEXY TO ME'
Jojo is scheduled to release her new single “Sexy to Me” on February 28th via Blackground / Interscope Records. The track is slotted for inclusion on the singer/songwriter’s upcoming 3rd album, “Jumping Trains.”
The follow-up to “Disaster” was produced by Nate “Danja” Hills, who previously helmed tracks such as “Bad Girls” by M.I.A. [Interscope Records], “Gimme More” by Britney Spears [Jive Records] and “Love Story” by Katharine McPhee [RCA Records].
Posted at 09:52 pm by mokhal
STARSHELL TEAMS UP WITH JERMAINE DUPRI ON DEBUT ALBUM 'LIBERATION'
Add Jermaine Dupri to the list of contributors on Starshell's upcoming debut album on Matriarch / Interscope Records, "Liberation."
The super producer is responsible for hits such as "We Belong Together" by Mariah Carey [Island Def Jam Recordings], "Love All Over Me" by Monica [J Records] and "Good Good" by Ashanti [Written Entertainment / Universal Motown Records].
Other musicians backing the "Birthday Girl" singer on the project are Eric Hudson (Mary J. Blige, Lyrica Anderson), (Kasseem "Swizz Beatz" Dean (Alicia Keys, Beyonce Knowles), Marsha Ambrosius (LeToya Luckett, Sterling Simms), Fernando Garibay (Britney Spears, Wynter Gordon), Nire AllDai (Keri Hilson, Nicole Scherzinger), Kanye West (Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey), Stacy Barthe (Katy Perry, John Legend), Jerry "Wonda" Duplessis (Ashanti, Priscilla Renea), Shaffer "Ne-Yo" Smith (Rihanna, Jennifer Hudson), Scott Storch (Toni Braxton, Christina Aguilera), Will "will.i.am" Adams (Estelle, Cheryl Cole), Jeff Bhasker (Goapele, Lana Del Rey) and Martin Kierszenbaum (Natalia Kills, Lady Gaga).
Posted at 09:50 pm by mokhal
LOICK ESSIEN SETS TITLE, RELEASE DATE FOR DEBUT EP
British singer/songwriter Loick Essien has scheduled a March 5th release date for his upcoming debut EP "Unbreakable." The set is expected to include hit singles "Love Drunk," "Stuttering," "How We Roll" and "Me Without You."
Essien's debut album on Sony Music Entertainment, "Identity," is confirmed to boast productions and songwriting contributions from Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey), LaShawn "Big Shiz" Daniels (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, Natasha Bedingfield), Julie Frost (Leona Lewis, Dia Frampton), Timothy "Labrinth" McKenzie (Emeli Sande, Ms. Dynamite), James Fauntleroy (Rihanna, Chris Brown), Mike Spencer (Kylie Minogue, Diana Vickers), Tanya Lacey (The Saturdays, Jennifer Lopez) Chris Braide (Lana Del Rey, Cheryl Cole) and Eric Bellinger (Christina Milian, Miranda Brooke).
Posted at 09:49 pm by mokhal
NEW TRACK BY MPRYNT HITS THE NET
A new track by MPrynt has hit the net on Saturday (February 18, 2012). “Slippin’” is slotted for inclusion on the R&B quartet’s upcoming debut album on Universal Motown Records.
The still-untitled project is confirmed to boast productions and songwriting contributions from Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Big Sean, Nicki Minaj), Marsha Ambrosius (Alicia Keys, LeToya Luckett), Warren “Oak” Felder (Chris Brown, Keri Hilson) and Sterling Simms (Mario Barrett, Wynter Gordon).
Posted at 09:48 pm by mokhal
CHRIS BROWN PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'TURN UP THE MUSIC'
Chris Brown is out with the video for his new single “Turn Up the Music,” taken from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming album on RCA Records, “Fortune.”
The follow-up to “Strip” was helmed by The Underdogs: Harvey Mason Jr. & Damon Thomas (Toni Braxton, Jennifer Hudson) and Fuego (Jason Derulo, Karina Pasian).
[Watch] Chris Brown - Turn Up the Music
Posted at 09:47 pm by mokhal
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