Saturday, February 25, 2012
SABI TEAMS UP WITH SHONDRAE "BANGLADESH" CRAWFORD ON DEBUT ALBUM
Sabi enlisted the production services of Shondrae “Bangladesh” Crawford for her upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
The hitmaker is known for crafting tracks such as “Cockiness” by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings], “Sleazy” by Ke$ha [RCA Records] and “Diva” by Beyonce Knowles [World Music Entertainment / Columbia Records].
Other producers backing the “Wild Heart” singer on the still-untitled project are Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin (Neon Hitch, Christina Aguilera), Toby Gad (Kelly Clarkson, Natasha Bedingfield), Wesley “Diplo” Pentz (Usher, Chris Brown), Joshua “Ammo” Coleman (Miranda Cosgrove, Jesse McCartney) and Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Marina & The Diamonds, Adam Lambert).
Songwriters include Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke), Ester Dean (Kelly Rowland, Jennifer Hudson), Julie Frost (Dia Frampton, Loick Essien), Bonnie McKee (Rita Ora, Katy Perry), Kelly Sheehan (Nicole Scherzinger, Jason Derulo), Heather Bright (Toni Braxton, Fantasia Barrino) and Priscilla Renea (Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige).
Posted at 10:52 pm by mokhal
DIGGY SIMMONS PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE '88,' FEATURING JADAKISS
Diggy Simmons is out with the video for his new single.
“88,” featuring Jadakiss, is slotted for inclusion on the artist’s upcoming debut album, “Unexpected Arrival,” which is scheduled to hit the stores on March 20th via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
The follow-up to “Do It Like You” was produced by Marcos Palacious and Earnest Clark of Da Internz, who are also responsible for “Waiting Outside the Lines” by Greyson Chance [Geffen Records] and “Birthday Cake” by Rihanna featuring Chris Brown [Island Def Jam Recordings].
[Watch] Diggy Simmons - 88 (featuring Jadakiss)
Posted at 10:29 pm by mokhal
LEONA LEWIS ENLISTS ALI TAMPOSI FOR NEW ALBUM 'GLASSHEART'
Leona Lewis enlisted the songwriting services of Ali Tamposi for her upcoming 3rd album Simco Limited / Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records, “Glassheart.”
Tamposi is known for co-writing hits such as “Save the Hero” by Beyonce Knowles [Music World Entertainment / Columbia Records] and “What Doesn’t Kill You (Stronger)” by Kelly Clarkson [19 Entertainment / RCA Records].
In addition, she also contributed on the upcoming projects by Shakira [Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records], Pia Toscano [Interscope Records] and Cover Drive [Geffen / Polydor Records].
Other songwriters backing Lewis on the highly-anticipated follow-up to “Echo” are Andrea Martin (Blu Cantrell, Melanie Fiona), Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Rebecca Ferguson), Bonnie McKee (Rita Ora, Nicole Scherzinger), Emeli Sande (Alicia Keys, Cheryl Cole), Priscilla Renea (Kelly Rowland, Alexandra Burke), Nikeshia Briscoe (Keyshia Cole, Britney Spears), Rico Love (Michelle Williams, Taio Cruz), Sia Furler (Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera), Claude Kelly (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston) and Patrick “J. Que” Smith (Anthony Hamilton, Fantasia Barrino).
Posted at 10:27 pm by mokhal
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS UNVEILS NEW ALBUM TRACK 'HOMEWRECKER'
Marina and the Diamonds will premiere a new album track on Monday (February 27th, 2012) via her official website.
"Homewrecker" is slotted for inclusion on the Welsh singer/songwriter's upcoming sophomore album, "Electra Heart," which is due on April 30th via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
The follow-up to "Family Jewels" is preceded by lead single "Primadonna," helmed by Julie Frost (Leona Lewis, Beyonce Knowles), Henry "Cirkut" Walker (Ester Dean, Adam Lambert) and Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald (Avril Lavigne, Britney Spears).
[Listen] Marina & The Diamonds - Homewrecker
Posted at 10:24 pm by mokhal
TEYANA TAYLOR DEBUTS NEW TRACK 'DUI,' FEATURING JADAKISS AND FABOLOUS
Teyana Taylor is out with her new single.
"DUI," featuring Jadakiss and Fabolous, is slotted for inclusion on the singer/songwriter's upcoming mixtape, "The Misunderstanding of Teyana Taylor."
The follow-up to "Make Your Move" was produced by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis, who's also responsible for "Gone" by Jennifer Hudson [J / Arista Records], "1st & Love" by Brandy [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records] and "Watch 'N Learn" by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings].
[Listen] Teyana Taylor - DUI (featuring Jadakiss & Fabolous)
Posted at 10:21 pm by mokhal
Friday, February 24, 2012
RITA ORA PREMIERES NEW SINGLE 'PARTY AND BULLSHIT'
Rita Ora revealed her new single online.
“Party and Bullshit” is slotted for inclusion on the Albanian singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Roc Nation / Columbia Records.
The track was helmed by Bonnie McKee (Katy Perry, Jessie J), Kelly Sheehan (Nicole Scherzinger, Livvi Franc) and The Runners: Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson (Chris Brown, Keyshia Cole).
[Listen] Rita Ora - Party and Bullshit
Posted at 09:44 pm by mokhal
OLLY MURS DEBUTS VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'OH MY GOODNESS'
Olly Murs is out with the video for his new single.
“Oh My Goodness” is taken from the British singer/songwriter’s sophomore album on Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records, “In Case You Didn’t Know.”
The follow-up to “Dance with Me Tonight” was written by Murs along with Adam Argyle (Melanie C, Newton Faulkner) and Martin Brammer (Beverley Knight, James Morrison).
[Watch] Olly Murs - Oh My Goodness
Posted at 09:43 pm by mokhal
KEISHA BUCHANAN SNAGS RICHARD 'BIFF' STANNARD FOR DEBUT ALBUM
British singer/songwriter Keisha Buchanan teamed up with Richard “Biff” Stannard on her upcoming debut album.
The super producer is known for his work on tracks such as “Cannonball” by Little Mix [Simco Limited / Sony Music Entertainment], “Bittersweet” by Sophie Ellis Bextor [Fascination / Polydor Records] and “Nobody Does It Better” by Pixie Lott [Mercury Records].
Other producers backing Buchanan on the still-untitled project are Future Cut: Darren Lewis & Tunde Babalola (Nicole Scherzinger, Melanie Fiona), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon), Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Beyonce Knowles, Michelle Williams), Calvin Harris (Leona Lewis, Kylie Minogue), Brian Kennedy (Pia Toscano, Livvi Franc), Dallas Austin (Tamia, Deborah Cox) and Alonzo “Novel” Stevenson (Fantasia Barrino, Joss Stone).
Songwriters include Emeli Sande (Alicia Keys, Alexandra Burke), Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith (Jennifer Hudson, Mariah Carey), James Fauntleroy (Rita Ora, Chris Brown), Cathy Dennis (Janet Jackson, Britney Spears) and Karen Poole (Will Young, Olly Murs).
Posted at 09:39 pm by mokhal
SUSAN JUSTICE PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'EAT DIRT'
Susan Justice unveiled the video for her new single online.
"Eat Dirt" is slotted for inclusion on the singer/songwriter's debut album by the same name on Interscope Records.
The track was produced by frequent collaborator Toby Gad, who's also responsible for hits such as "If I Were a Boy" by Beyonce Knowles [Music World Entertainment / Columbia Records], "Love Is My Disease" by Alicia Keys [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records] and "Big Girls Don't Cry" by Fergie [will.i.am Music Group / Interscope Records].
[Watch] Susan Justice - Eat Dirt
Posted at 09:37 pm by mokhal
DIGGY SIMMONS TEAMS UP WITH DA INTERNZ ON NEW SONG '88'
Diggy Simmons unveiled his new single online.
“88,” featuring Jadakiss, is slotted for inclusion on the artist’s upcoming debut album, “Unexpected Arrival,” which is due on March 20th via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
The track was produced by Marcos Palacious and Earnest Clark of Da Internz, who are also responsible for hits such as “Birthday Cake” by Rihanna featuring Chris Brown [Island Def Jam Records], “Waiting Outside the Lines” by Greyson Chance [Maverick / Geffen Records] and “Eenie Meenie” by Sean Kingston featuring Justin Bieber [Beluga Heights / Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records].
[Listen] Diggy Simmons - 88
Posted at 09:36 pm by mokhal
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