Thursday, April 10, 2008
MALAY GETS CINEMATIC ON NEW LEAKED JOINT
Up and coming singer Jessi Malay has unveiled a new song from her forthcoming debut album entitled “Cinematic”, which was produced by DJ Felli Fell, so make sure you check it out!
Even though the track list is yet to be confirmed, Malay’s self-titled LP is confirmed to boast alliances from Jonathan “J.R.” Rotem (Leona Lewis, Britney Spears), Evan “Kidd” Bogart (Lucy Walsh, Jennifer Lopez), Tawanna “Frankie Storm” Dabney (Rihanna, Samantha Jade), and Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Jeannie Ortega, Gia Farrell).
[Listen] Jessi Malay - Cinematic
Posted at 04:39 pm by mokhal
IT'S OFFICIAL: CASSIE POSTS NEW SINGLE @ MYSPACE
Model turned singer Cassie’s new single “Official Girl” - now available at her official MySpace profile - was initially recorded by up and coming Def Jam recording artist Karina Pasian, who is also gearing up for the release of her self-titled debut album in June.
The Nate “Danja” Hills produced track is being dubbed to kick-off the “Me & You” singer’s forthcoming sophomore album, which is due in September via Next Selection/Bad Boy Records.
The as-yet untitled set is confirmed to sport additional alliances from Ryan Leslie (Britney Spears, Katharine McPhee), Kara DioGuardi (Beyonce, Kylie Minogue), Eric Hudson (Wynter Gordon, Raven Symone), Bryan Michael Cox (Ciara, Teairra Mari), and Mario Winans (3LW, Danity Kane).
[Visit] Cassie @ MySpace
Posted at 04:37 pm by mokhal
MILIAN SNAGS THE WRITING CAMP FOR NEW ALBUM
Singer/songwriter Christina Milian is reportedly still working on her forthcoming 3rd album with musicians The Writing Camp, which consists of members Evan "Kidd" Bogart, Erika "E-Nuri" Nuri, Victoria "Lady V" Horn & David "DQ" Quinones.
The up and coming songwriting team have collectively penned hits for the likes of Rihanna ("S.O.S."), Fantasia Barrino ("When I See You"), The D.E.Y. ("Give You The World"), and Ashley Tisdale ("He Said, She Said").
On the other hand, Milian's first effort with Interscope/MySpace records is expected to spawn additional collaborations with Jonathan "J.R." Rotem (Lyrica Anderson, Mya Harrison), Nate "Danja" Hills (Britney Spears, Nelly Furtado), Frankie J (Natalie Alvarado, Paula DeAnda), and Cool & Dre: Marcello Valenzano and Andre Lyon (Jazmine Sullivan, Keyshia Cole).
Posted at 04:35 pm by mokhal
CIARA TAKES A FANTASY RIDE ON NEW ALBUM
Singer/Actress Ciara has dubbed her next effort "Fantasy Ride", and will release it later this year via Jive Records. Lead single "High Price" featuring Ludacris marks their 2nd collaboration after the hit single “Oh”, which was produced by Dre & Vidal: Andre Harris and Vidal Davis (Amerie, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys).
As previously reported, “Fantasy Ride” also features musicians Polow Da Don (Fergie, Kelly Rowland), Nate “Danja” Hills (Karina Pasian, Paula DeAnda), T.Pain (Sophia Fresh, Asia Cruise), and The Clutch: Ezekiel Lewis, Candice Nelson, Balewa Muhammad & Patrick “J.Que” Smith (Fantasia Barrino, Katharine McPhee).
Posted at 04:33 pm by mokhal
Wednesday, April 09, 2008
HUDGENS WEARS SNEAKERS ON NEW SINGLE
Singer/actress Vanessa Hudgens has christened "Sneaker Night" as the lead single from her forthcoming sophomore album, "Identified", which is due later this year via Hollywood Records.
For "Identified", Hudgens sought out many of today's biggest musicians including songwriter Kara DioGuardi, best known for her work with Ashlee Simpson ("Pieces of Me"), Hilary Duff ("With Love"), Christina Aguilera ("Ain't No Other Man"), and Lindsay Lohan ("Confessions of a Broken Heart").
Posted at 09:56 pm by mokhal
PERRY ROPES IN WELLS, BALLARD, DR. LUKE FOR DEBUT ALBUM
Singer/songwriter Katy Perry is currently putting the final touches on her forthcoming debut album “One of the Boys”, which will be released later this year via Capitol Records. The set features tracks like “Ur So Gay”, “Hot N Cold”, “Use Your Love Cover”, “Simple”, “Wakin’ Up in Vegas” and “Wishing You the Worst”.
Among the musicians backing Perry on “One of the Boys” are Greg Wells (The Veronicas, Michelle Branch), Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Jeannie Ortega, Paris Hilton), Max Martin (Kelis, Britney Spears), Desmond Child (LeAnn Rimes, Kelly Clarkson), Andreas Carlsson (Diana DeGarmo, Hilary Duff), and Glen Ballard (Annie Lennox, Alanis Morissette).
Posted at 09:49 pm by mokhal
R&B singer/songwriter Durrell “Tank” Babbs checked in with fans via his MySpace blog on Tuesday (April 8th) with the following message: - “What’s up everyone? Just checking in to say THANK YOU for the overwhelming support I received on "Sex, Love & Pain". Due to the success of that album, I’m blessed to be back in the studio again working on my fourth studio album. I’ve already recorded some great songs that I can’t wait for you to hear. I’ll be in touch soon.”
[Visit] Tank @ MySpace
Posted at 09:46 pm by mokhal
SOLANGE POSTS NEPTUNES PRODUCED SINGLE @ MYSPACE
Singer/songwriter Solange Knowles has posted her new single "I Decided" on her official MySpace profile, so make sure you give it a listen. The Neptunes produced track is off her forthcoming sophomore album "Soul Angel and The Hadley Street Dreams".
The Geffen set is confirmed to boast additional collaborations with Soulshock & Karlin: Carsten Schack and Kenneth Karlin (Michelle Williams, Kelly Rowland), Jack Splash (Beyonce, Alicia Keys), Marsha Ambrosius (Emily King, Jazmine Sullivan), Thomas "Cee-Lo" Callaway (Kelis, Faith Evans), and Robert Shea Taylor (Janet Jackson, Wynter Gordon).
[Visit] Solange @ MySpace
Posted at 09:28 pm by mokhal
ROSEY GETS LUCKY ON NEW ALBUM
Singer/songwriter Rosey – best known for the hit single "Love" off the "Bridget Jones Diary" motion picture soundtrack - released her latest album "Luckiest Girl" on 8th April via Quango Fontana Records.
The follow-up to "Dirty Child" (Island/Def Jam) features tracks like the breakup-anthem "I Remember", the wedding worthy "Hand in Hand", and the sassy seductive "My Love".
Rosey – Luckiest Girl (Official Track List):
1. It's a Ruse
2. Who Am I
4. I Remember
5. My Love
6. Those Eyes
7. Be Somebody Blues
8. Luckiest Girl
9. It's Easier on Me
10. Hand in Hand
11. First Time
12. The Old Fashioned Way
Posted at 09:11 pm by mokhal
SCHERZINGER COVERS DURAN DURAN HIT ON ROTEM, FAIR PRODUCED TRACK
Pussycat Dolls’ member Nicole Scherzinger recently released a new Brazilian inspired remake of Duran Duran's hit song, "Rio", to celebrate the launch of Caress® Brazilian Exotic Oil Infusions body wash. "Rio (Caress Brazilian Mix)" was crafted by Jonathan "J.R." Rotem (Britney Spears, Leona Lewis) and Ron Fair (Christina Aguilera, Keyshia Cole).
On the other hand, The Pussycat Dolls are still in the process of recording their forthcoming sophomore album with the likes of Sean "The Pen" Garrett (The Paradiso Girls, Destiny's Child), Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins (TLC, The Spice Girls), Kara DioGuardi (Tynisha Keli, Samantha Jade), and Mark Taylor (Christina Milian, Holly Valance).
Posted at 08:46 pm by mokhal
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