Monday, March 12, 2012
TEYANA TAYLOR DROPS DEBUT MIXTAPE 'THE MISUNDERSTANDING OF TEYANA TAYLOR' ONLINE
Teyana Taylor unveiled her debut mixtape online.
"The Misunderstanding of Teyana Taylor" features lead singles "Make Your Move" and "DUI" as well as productions from Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis (Jennifer Hudson, Kelly Rowland), Charlie Bereal (Deborah Cox, Jamie Foxx) and Ronald "Jukebox" Jackson (Chris Brown, Mary J. Blige).
Teyana Taylor – The Misunderstanding of Teyana Taylor [Track List and Production Credits]:
Words of Wisdom (Lauryn Hill)
Gatekeeper: produced by Ronald "Jukebox" Jackson.
Make Your Move: produced by Tone P.
Valentine: produced by Charlie Bereal.
DUI: produced by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis.
Bad Boy: produced by DJ Mustard.
Come On: produced by Tone P.
Complicated: produced by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis.
You Know: produced by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis.
Mystery Lover: produced by King.
Her Room (Marvin's Room Remix)
Choosin': produced by Chauncey "Hit-Boy" Hollis.
8th Wonder: produced by Cristian Rich.
[Download] Teyana Taylor - The Misunderstanding of Teyana Taylor (Mixtape)
Posted at 11:42 pm by mokhal
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'PRIMADONNA'
Marina and the Diamonds is out with the video for her new single "Primadonna," taken from 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 "Radioactive" was written by Marina Diamandis along with Julie Frost (Leona Lewis, Beyonce Knowles), Henry "Cirkut" Walker (Ester Dean, Adam Lambert) and Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald (Avril Lavigne, Britney Spears).
Other contributors on the follow-up to "Family Jewels" are Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Mary J. Blige, Janet Jackson), Greg Kurstin (Lily Allen, Sky Ferreira), Timothy "Labrinth" McKenzie (Emeli Sande, Ms. Dynamite), Wesley "Diplo" Pentz (Chris Brown, Beyonce Knowles) and Guy Sigsworth (Madonna, Britney Spears).
[Watch] Marina and the Diamonds - Primadonna
Posted at 11:40 pm by mokhal
ALEXANDRA BURKE COVERS 'TALK THAT TALK' BY RIHANNA
Alexandra Burke covered “Talk That Talk” by Rihanna.
Taken from the Bajan beauty’s latest album on Island Def Jam Recordings, “Talk That Talk,” the track was co-written by Ester Dean (Beyonce Knowles, Chris Brown) and produced by Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Christina Milian, Janet Jackson).
Burke is currently putting the final touches on her upcoming sophomore album, which is due later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records. The still-untitled project is preceded by lead single “Elephant,” featuring Erick Morillo.
[Watch] Alexandra Burke - Talk That Talk
Posted at 11:38 pm by mokhal
Sunday, March 11, 2012
FRASER T. SMITH GRACES NEW ALBUM BY NELLY FURTADO
Nelly Furtado teamed up with Fraser T. Smith on new tracks for her upcoming 5th album, which is due later this year via Nelstar / Geffen Records.
The British songwriter/producer previously helmed tracks such as "Trouble for Me" by Britney Spears [Jive Records], "World Filled with Love" by Craig David [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records] and "Boys and Girls" by Pixie Lott [Mercury Records].
Other musicians backing the Canadian singer/songwriter on the still-untitled follow-up to "Mi Plan" are Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins (Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson), Salaam Remi (Amy Winehouse, Leona Lewis), Rick Nowels (Colbie Caillat, Lana Del Rey), Pharrell "The Neptunes" Williams (Adam Lambert, Toni Braxton) and Lester Mendez (Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez).
[Watch] Nelly Furtado - Say It Right
Posted at 11:46 pm by mokhal
NE-YO ENLISTS HARMONY "H-MONEY" SAMUELS FOR NEW SINGLE
Ne-Yo dubbed “Don’t Make ‘Em Like You No More” as the lead single from his upcoming 5th album, “The Cracks in Mr. Perfect,” which is due on June 26th via Compound Entertainment / Universal Music Group / Motown Records.
The track was produced by Harmony “H-Money” Samuels, who’s also responsible for “So Many Girls” by JLS [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], “Think Like a Man” by Jennifer Hudson featuring Ne-Yo & Rick Ross [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records] and “Champion” by Chipmunk featuring Chris Brown [Jive Records].
Other contributors on the follow-up to “Libra Scale” are Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Christina Milian, Beyonce Knowles), Ernest “No I.D.” Wilson (Janet Jackson, Toni Braxton), Chuck Harmony (Keri Hilson, Fantasia Barrino) and David Banner (Justin Bieber, Trey Songz).
Born Shaffer Smith, the R&B singer/songwriter has also written tracks on the next projects by Adrienne Bailon [Compound Entertainment / Universal Music Group / Motown Records], Ravaughn Brown [Compound Entertainment / Universal Music Group / Motown Records], Justin Bieber [Def Jam Records], Alexandra Burke [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Cheryl Cole [Fascination / Polydor Records] and Willow Smith [Roc Nation / Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records].
[Watch] Ne-Yo - One in a Million
Posted at 11:44 pm by mokhal
MARCUS COLLINS UNVEILS OFFICIAL SONGWRITING CREDITS FOR SELF-TITLED DEBUT ALBUM
Marcus Collins unveiled the official songwriting credits for his self titled debut album, which is due on March 12th via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
The set is preceded by lead single “Seven Nation Army,” which was produced by Matt Furmidge, Alex Smith and Brian Rawling.
Other album contributors include Mark Taylor (Christina Milian, Britney Spears), Paul Barry (Rebecca Ferguson, Kylie Minogue), Jamie Scott (Nicole Scherzinger, Enrique Iglesias) and Gary Barlow (Alesha Dixon, Matt Cardle).
Marcus Collins [Official Track List and Songwriting Credits]:
Seven Nation Army: (Jack White).
Love & Hate: (Marcus Collins, Jamie Scott, Patrick Mascill, Mark Taylor).
Innocence: (Marcus Collins, Alex Smith, Paul Barry).
Don’t Surrender: (Marcus Collins, Paul Meehan, Jamie Scott).
Mercy: (Marcus Collins, Lee McCutcheon, Lisa Green).
Higher & Higher: (Carl Smith, Raynard Miner, Gary Jackson).
That’s Just Life: (Marcus Collins, Tim Woodcock, Mark Taylor).
Tightrope: (Janelle Monae, Antwan “Big Boi” Patton, Nathaniel Irvin, Charles Joseph).
It’s Time: (Marcus Collins, Ayak Thiik, Paul Meehan).
Feel Like I Feel: (Gary Barlow).
Break Those Chains: (Marcus Collins, Jamie Scott, Paul Meehan).
[Watch] Marcus Collins - Seven Nation Army
Posted at 11:40 pm by mokhal
MARY J. BLIGE ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLES DETAILS
Mary J. Blige has christened “Why?” – featuring Rick Ross – and “Don’t Mind” as the next singles from her latest album on Matriarch / Geffen Records, “My Life II … The Journey Continues (Act 1).”
“Why?” was produced by frequent collaborator Eric Hudson, who previously teamed up with the artist on the tracks “25/8,” “Talk to Me” and “You Know.”
“Don’t Mind” was co-written by Priscilla Renea (Madonna, Alicia Keys) and produced by Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis (Ashanti, Estelle Swaray).
The follow-up to “Stronger with Each Tear” sports additional productions and songwriting contributions from Andrea Martin (Leona Lewis, Jordin Sparks), Rico Love (Melanie Fiona, Kelly Rowland), Pierre Medor (Sean Paul, Keri Hilson), Nate “Danja” Hills (Justin Timberlake, Britney Spears), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston), Crystal Johnson (Rihanna, Jennifer Hudson), James “Jim Jonsin” Scheffer (Tulisa Contostavlos, Alexandra Burke), Sean “The Pen” Garrett (Janet Jackson, Nicole Scherzinger), Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Melanie Amaro, Blu Cantrell), Ester Dean (Bridget Kelly, Alexis Jordan) and Kenneth “Soundz” Coby (Usher, LeToya Luckett).
[Watch] Mary J. Blige - Be Without You
Posted at 11:39 pm by mokhal
MADONNA UNVEILS OFFICIAL SONGWRITING CREDITS FOR NEW ALBUM 'MDNA'
Madonna revealed the songwriting credits for her upcoming 12th album, “MDNA,” which is due on March 26th via Live Nation / Interscope Records.
The set is preceded by new single “Girl Gone Wild,” written by Madonna along with Jenson Vaughan, Alessandro “Alle” Benassi and Marco “Benny” Benassi.
Other album contributors include Martin Solveig (Sunday Girl, Nicki Minaj), Jean Baptiste (Tulisa Contostavlos, Chris Brown), William Orbit (Shaznay Lewis, Katie Melua), Priscilla Renea (Leona Lewis, Melanie Fiona), Jimmy Harry (Kylie Minogue, Britney Spears), Keith Harris (Chrisette Michele, Estelle Swaray), Julie Frost (Dia Frampton, Loick Essien), Klas Ahlund (Jordin Sparks, Vanessa Hudgens) and Alain Whyte (Rihanna, Cheryl Cole).
Madonna – MDNA [Track List and Songwriting Credits]:
Girl Gone Wild: (Madonna, Jenson Vaughan, Alessandro “Alle” Benassi, Marco “Benny” Benassi).
Gang Bang: (Madonna, Priscilla Renea, Keith Harris, Jean Baptiste, Mika, Don Juan Demo Casanova, Stephen Kozmeniuk, William Orbit).
I’m Addicted: (Madonna, Alessandro “Alle” Benassi, Marco “Benny” Benassi).
Turn Up the Radio: (Madonna, Jade “Sunday Girl” Williams, Michael Tordjman, Martin Solveig).
Give Me All Your Luvin’: (Madonna, Maya “M.I.A.” Arulpragasam, Nicki Minaj, Michael Tordjman, Martin Solveig).
Some Girls: (Madonna, Klas Ahlund, William Orbit).
Superstar: (Madonna, Harry “Indigo” Muanza).
I Don’t Give a Fuck: (Madonna, Nicki Minaj, Julien Jabre, Martin Solveig).
I’m a Sinner: (Madonna, Jean Baptiste, William Orbit).
Love Spent: (Madonna, Jean Baptiste, Priscilla Renea, Alain Whyte, Ryan Buendia, Michael McHenry, William Orbit).
Masterpiece: (Madonna, Julie Frost, Jimmy Harry).
Falling Free: (Madonna, Joe Henry, Laurie Mayer, William Orbit).
Deluxe Edition Tracks:
Beautiful Killer: (Madonna, Michael Tordjman, Martin Solveig).
I Fucked Up: (Madonna, Julien Jabre, Martin Solveig).
B-Day Song: (Madonna, Maya “M.I.A.” Arulpragasam, Martin Solveig).
Best Friend: (Madonna, Alessandro “Alle” Benassi, Marco “Benny” Benassi).
[Listen] Madonna - Girl Gone Wild
Posted at 11:28 pm by mokhal
SWV REVEAL OFFICIAL TRACK LIST FOR NEW ALBUM 'I MISSED US'
SWV unveiled the official track list for their upcoming 4th album, “I Missed Us,” which is due on April 17th via Entertainment One Music Group / Koch Records.
In addition to lead single “Co-Sign,” the follow-up to “Release Some Tension” will boast productions from Cainon Lamb (Beyonce Knowles, Jazmine Sullivan), Bryan Michael Cox (Toni Braxton, Faith Evans) and Phalon “Jazze Pha” Alexander (Teyana Taylor, Ester Dean).
SWV – I Missed Us [Official Track List]:
I Missed Us
All About You
Keep You Home
Everything I Love
Better Than I
Time to Go
If Only You Knew
[Watch] SWV - Co-Sign
Posted at 11:26 pm by mokhal
KEYSHIA COLE TEAMS UP WITH ANDREW "POP" WANSEL, WARREN "OAK" FELDER ON FIFTH ALBUM
Keyshia Cole enlisted the services of Andrew “Pop” Wansel and Warren “Oak” Felder for her upcoming 5th album on Geffen Records.
The songwriting/production duo is behind hits such as “Your Love” by Nicki Minaj [Cash Money / Universal Republic Records], “Only Wanna Give It To You” by Elle Varner featuring J. Cole [MBK Entertainment / RCA Records] and “Collard Greens and Cornbread” by Fantasia Barrino [Arista / J Records].
Other contributors on the still-untitled follow-up to “Calling All Hearts” are Marcello “Cool” Valenzano & Andre “Dre” Lyon (The Game, Christina Milian), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Nelly Furtado, Janet Jackson), Jerry “Wonda” Duplessis (Mary J. Blige, Estelle Swaray), Ivan Barias & Carvin Haggins (Jazmine Sullivan, Faith Evans), Krystal Oliver (Danity Kane, Paula Campbell), Chauncey “Hit-Boy” Hollis (Keri Hilson, Jennifer Hudson), Ester Dean (Kelly Rowland, Beyonce Knowles) and Matthew “Boi-1da” Samuels (Aubrey “Drake” Graham, Nicole Scherzinger).
[Watch] Keyshia Cole - Heaven Sent
Posted at 11:24 pm by mokhal
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