Sunday, April 08, 2012
KELLY ROWLAND REUNITES WITH THE RUNNERS ON UPCOMING FOURTH ALBUM
Kelly Rowland reunited with The Runners on new material for her upcoming as-yet-untitled fourth album.
Consisting of members Andrew Harr and Jermaine Jackson, the production duo previously collaborated with the R&B artist on the track "All of the Night."
The Runners are also known for helming singles such as "Cheers (Drink to That)" by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Records], "Biggest Fan" by Chris Brown [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records] and "How We Do (Party)" by Rita Ora [Roc Nation / Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records].
As previously reported, the follow-up to "Here I Am" will boast further productions from Eric Hudson (Brandy, Jamie Foxx), Da Internz: Marcos Palacious & Earnest Clark (Justin Bieber, Sean Kingston), Harmony "H-Money" Samuels (Ne-Yo, Jennifer Hudson) and Rico Love (Monica, Alexandra Burke).
Songwriters include Kevin Cossom (Mary J. Blige, Keri Hilson), Amber "Se7en" Streeter (Estelle, Trey Songz), Lonny Bereal (LeToya Luckett, Kevin McCall), Nikeshia Briscoe (Britney Spears, Keyshia Cole), Sean "Redd Stylez" Fenton (Usher, Jordin Sparks) and Eric Bellinger (Ashanti, Loick Essien).
Meanwhile, the "Down for Whatever" singer recently debuted a new track online. "Need a Reason" is slotted for inclusion on the upcoming motion picture soundtrack, "Think a Like a Man," which is out in the United States on April 10 via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records. The track was written by Kelly Rowland along with Lonny Bereal, Bei Maejor, Omar Grant and Nayvadius Wilburn.
[Watch] Kelly Rowland - Lay It On Me (featuring Big Sean)
Posted at 07:34 pm by mokhal
Saturday, April 07, 2012
NORAH JONES PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'HAPPY PILLS'
Norah Jones is out with the video for her new single “Happy Pills,” taken from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming fifth album, “Little Broken Hearts,” which is due on April 30 in the United Kingdom and a day later in the United States via Blue Note / EMI Records.
The track was written by Jones along with Brian “Danger Mouse” Burton, who has previously collaborated with The Black Keys [Nonesuch Records], Gorillaz [Parlophone Records] and Gnarls Barkley [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records].
[Watch] Norah Jones - Happy Pills
Posted at 07:12 pm by mokhal
NICKI MINAJ PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'BEEZ IN THE TRAP,' FEATURING 2 CHAINZ
Nicki Minaj is out with the video for her new single "Beez in the Trap," taken from the hip hop artist's sophomore album on Cash Money / Universal Republic Records, "Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded."
The track was written by Minaj along with Tauheed "2 Chainz" Epps and Maurice "Kenoe" Jordan, who's also known for helming "Nightmares of the Bottom" by Lil Wayne [Cash Money / Universal Republic Records] and "A Star is Born" by Jay-Z [Roc Nation / Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records].
[Watch] Nicki Minaj - Beez in the Trap (featuring 2 Chainz)
Posted at 02:17 pm by mokhal
KARMIN UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR DEBUT ALBUM 'HELLO'
Karmin have unveiled the official artwork for their upcoming debut album, "Hello," which is due on May 8 via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.
The set is preceded by new single "Brokenhearted," written by group members Amy Heidemann and Nick Noonan along with Claude Kelly (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston), Emily Wright (Ke$ha, Britney Spears), John Hill (Shakira, Christina Aguilera), Henry "Cirkut" Walker (Rihanna, Adam Lambert) and Benjamin "Benny Blanco" Levin (Sia Furler, Neon Hitch).
Other album contributors include Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Brandy, Mary J. Blige), Bonnie McKee (Katy Perry, Ellie Goulding), The Runners: Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson (Avril Lavigne, Keyshia Cole), Heather Bright (Justin Bieber, Fantasia Barrino), Christopher "Tricky" Stewart (Ciara, Janet Jackson) and Kelly Sheehan (Nicole Scherzinger, Jason Derulo).
[Watch] Karmin - Crash Your Party
Posted at 07:06 am by mokhal
PIXIE LOTT ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE 'DANCING ON MY OWN'
Pixie Lott announced the details for her new single.
"Dancing on My Own" serves as the fourth single from the British singer/songwriter's sophomore album on Mercury Records, "Young Foolish Happy."
The follow-up to "Kiss the Stars" was written by Lott along with Marty James (Chris Rene, Livvi Franc) and Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, Natasha Bedingfield).
[Watch] Pixie Lott - What Do You Take Me For? (featuring Pusha T)
Posted at 07:04 am by mokhal
Friday, April 06, 2012
NELLY FURTADO UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR NEW SINGLE 'BIG HOOPS (BIGGER THE BETTER)'
Nelly Furtado unveiled the official artwork for her new single "Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)," taken from the artist's upcoming album, "The Spirit Indestructible," which is due on June 19 via Geffen Records.
The track was produced by Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins, who's also responsible for "Don't Keep Me Waiting" by Britney Spears [Jive Records], "Turn It Up" by Kelly Rowland [Motown / Universal Republic Records] and "I Forgive You" by Kelly Clarkson [19 Entertainment / RCA Records].
Other musicians backing the Furtado on the follow-up to "Mi Plan" are Fraser T. Smith (Leona Lewis, Rebecca Ferguson), Salaam Remi (Ciara, Jazmine Sullivan), Rick Nowels (Colbie Caillat, Lana Del Rey), Pharrell Williams (Brandy, Toni Braxton) and Lester Mendez (Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez).
[Watch] Nelly Furtado - All Good Things (Come To An End)
Posted at 07:38 pm by mokhal
KEVIN MCCALL DEBUTS NEW SONG 'WHAT'S GUCCI' ONLINE
Kevin McCall debuted a new song online.
"What's Gucci" – featuring Chris Brown – is slotted for inclusion on the artist's upcoming debut album. The track was helmed Dominique Logan and Darius Logan of production duo D&D.
As previously reported, McCall will release "Naked" – featuring J. Cole - as the lead single from the still-untitled project.
Meanwhile, fans of the R&B crooner's poignant songwriting should keep an eye on the next albums by Tank [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], Brandy [RCA / Chameleon Records], Jordin Sparks [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Mario [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Joelle James [CBE / Interscope Records] and Christina Milian [Young Money Records].
[Listen] Kevin McCall - What's Gucci (featuring Chris Brown)
Posted at 04:18 pm by mokhal
NELLY FURTADO ANNOUNCES NEW ALBUM 'THE SPIRIT INDESTRUCTIBLE'
Nelly Furtado has christened her upcoming fifth album "The Spirit Indestructible" and will release it on June 19 via Geffen Records.
The set is preceded by lead single "Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)," which was produced by Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins. The track will be available on iTunes on April 17.
Other musicians backing the Furtado on the follow-up to "Mi Plan" are Fraser T. Smith (Leona Lewis, Britney Spears), Salaam Remi (Ciara, Jazmine Sullivan), Rick Nowels (Colbie Caillat, Lana Del Rey), Pharrell Williams (Brandy, Toni Braxton) and Lester Mendez (Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez).
[Watch] Nelly Furtado - I'm Like a Bird
Posted at 01:14 pm by mokhal
JENNIFER LOPEZ PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'DANCE AGAIN,' FEATURING PITBULL
Jennifer Lopez is out with the video for her new single "Dance Again," featuring Pitbull, taken from the artist's upcoming as-yet-untitled album on Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.
The RedOne-produced track was written by Enrique Iglesias along with Bilal "The Chef" Hajji (Pixie Lott, Kylie Minogue) and Achraf "AJ Junior" Janussi (Mohombi, Backstreet Boys).
[Watch] Jennifer Lopez - Dance Again (featuring Pitbull)
Posted at 12:43 pm by mokhal
Thursday, April 05, 2012
THE SATURDAYS PREMIERE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE '30 DAYS'
The Saturdays are out with the video for their new single "30 Days," which will be available in the United Kingdom on May 14 via Fascination / Polydor Records.
The track was co-written by Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Jessica Jarrell) and produced by Steve Mac (The Wanted, One Direction).
It has not yet been confirmed whether "30 Days" will feature on a repackage of the British girlband's recent album "On Your Radar" or their next studio collection.
[Watch] The Saturdays - 30 Days
Posted at 08:39 pm by mokhal
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