Friday, April 20, 2012
MARCUS CANTY DEBUTS NEW SINGLE 'WON'T MAKE A FOOL OUT OF YOU'
Marcus Canty is out with his new single "Won't Make a Fool Out of You," taken from the R&B crooner's upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.
"Won't Make a Fool Out of You" was written by Johnta Austin (Brandy, Toni Braxton), Kenneth "Soundz" Coby (Usher, LeToya Luckett) and Christopher "Tricky" Stewart (Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey).
[Listen] Marcus Canty - Won't Make a Fool Out of You
Posted at 07:57 pm by mokhal
DIONNE BROMFIELD TEAMS WITH FUTURE CUT ON THIRD ALBUM
Dionne Bromfield enlisted the production services of Future Cut for her upcoming as-yet- untitled third album on Universal Music Group / Island / Lioness Records.
Consisting of members Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola, the British hitmakers are known for producing tracks including "Love Me" by Stooshe featuring Travie McCoy [Warner Music UK Limited], "Bajan Style" by Cover Drive [Geffen / Polydor Records] and "Dance With Me Tonight" by Olly Murs [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records].
Bromfield released her second album "Good for the Soul" in July, 2011. The project spawned hit single "Yeah Right" – featuring Diggy Simmons – along with productions and songwriting contributions from Andreas Romdhane & Josef Larossi (Meleni Smith, Kelly Clarkson), Ina Wroldsen (Alexis Jordan, Sophie Ellis Bextor), Francis "EG" White (Rebecca Ferguson, Diana Vickers), Wayne Hector (Nicki Minaj, Britney Spears) and Steve Booker (Alesha Dixon, Pixie Lott).
[Watch] Dionne Bromfield - Yeah Right (featuring Diggy Simmons)
Posted at 07:16 pm by mokhal
BONNIE MCKEE INKS NEW DEAL WITH SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT / EPIC RECORDS
Singer/songwriter Bonnie McKee signed a new record deal with Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records and will release her second studio album later this year.
Epic Records is one of the world's leading music companies, home to some of the most successful and best known recording artists such as Jennifer Lopez, Cher Lloyd, JLS, Natasha Bedingfield, Melanie Amaro, Rachel Crow, Chris Rene, Marcus Canty and Ciara.
Bonnie McKee's debut album, "Trouble," was released in 2004 via Warner Music Group / Reprise Records and spawned singles including "Trouble" and "Somebody," which also had been featured on the soundtrack album for the 2004 movie "Win a Date with Tad Hamilton!"
Meanwhile, McKee recently co-wrote tracks such as "How We Do (Party)" by Rita Ora [Roc Nation / Columbia Records], "Part of Me" by Katy Perry [Capitol Records], "Alone" by Kelly Clarkson [19 Entertainment / RCA Records], "Tomorrow Never Dies" by Nicole Scherzinger [Interscope Records] and "Touch Me" by Katharine McPhee [Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records].
[Watch] Bonnie McKee - Mine
Posted at 05:46 pm by mokhal
EMELI SANDE PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'MY KIND OF LOVE'
Emeli Sande is out with the video for her new single "My Kind of Love," taken from the Scottish singer/songwriter's debut album on EMI / Virgin Records, "Out Version of Events."
The follow-up to "Next to Me" was produced by Emile Haynie (Eminem, Lana Del Rey) along with Harry Craze & Hugo Chegwin (Sugababes, Ria Ritchie).
Fans of Sande's poignant songwriting should keep an eye on the upcoming projects by Cover Drive [Polydor Records], Alicia Keys [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Sugababes [Polydor Records], Leona Lewis [Syco Music / Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Ms. Dynamite [Dynamic Ventures / Relentless Records] and Alexandra Burke [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].
[Watch] Emeli Sande - My Kind of Love
Posted at 04:57 pm by mokhal
CHERYL COLE DEBUTS NEW SINGLE 'CALL MY NAME'
Cheryl Cole is out with her new single "Call My Name," taken from the British artist's upcoming third album, "A Million Lights," which is due in the United Kingdom on June 18 via Fascination / Polydor Records.
"Call My Name" was written and produced by Scottish hitmaker Calvin Harris, who's also known for producing "Where Have You Been" by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Records], "Off & On" by Sophie Ellis Bextor [Fascination / Polydor Records] and "Too Much" by Kylie Minogue [EMI / Parlophone Records].
The follow-up to "Messy Little Raindrops" is expected to sport additional productions and songwriting contributions from Will "will.i.am" Adams (Nicole Scherzinger, Britney Spears), Taio Cruz (Usher, Jennifer Lopez), Shahid "Naughty Boy" Khan (Gabrielle, Emeli Sande), Talay Riley (Jessie J, Christina Aguilera), James "Jim Beanz" Washington (Demi Lovato, Chris Brown), Lana Del Rey (Azealia Banks, Hannah Robinson) and Alexander "Alex Da Kid" Grant (Nicki Minaj, Alexandra Burke).
[Listen] Cheryl Cole - Call My Name
Posted at 12:57 pm by mokhal
Thursday, April 19, 2012
SABI, WALE PREMIERE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'WHERE THEY DO THAT AT?'
Sabi is out with the video for her new single “Where They Do That At?,” taken from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
The follow-up to "Wild Heart" was written by Jenice "Sabi" Portlock and Olubowale "Wale" Akintimehin along with Priscilla Renea (Melanie Fiona, Kelly Rowland), Henry "Cirkut" Walter (Adam Lambert, Katy Perry) and Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald (Nicki Minaj, Justin Bieber).
[Watch] Sabi - Where They Do That At? (featuring Wale)
Posted at 11:44 pm by mokhal
SCISSOR SISTERS PREMIERE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'ONLY THE HORSES'
Scissor Sisters are out with the video for their new single "Only the Horses," taken from the group's upcoming fourth album, "Night Shades," which is due in the United Kingdom on May 28 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.
"Only the Horses" was written by band members Scott Hoffman and Jason Sellards along with Scottish hitmaker Calvin Harris, who's also known for producing "Where Have You Been" by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Records], "Off & On" by Sophie Ellis Bextor [Fascination / Polydor Records] and "Too Much" by Kylie Minogue [EMI / Parlophone Records].
In addition to Calvin Harris, Scissor Sisters have enlisted Pharrell Williams (Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson), Wesley "Diplo" Pentz (Nicola Roberts, Chris Brown) and Alexander "Boys Noize" Ridha (Kelis, The Black Eyed Peas) for the follow-up to "Night Work." See the official tracklisting below.
Scissor Sisters – Magic Hour [Official Tracklisting]:
Baby Come Home
Keep Your Shoes On
Only the Horses
Year of Living Dangerously
Let's Have a Kiki
San Luis Obispo
Best in Me
Secret Life of Letters
Ms. Matronic's Magic Message
Let's Have a Kiki (DJ Nita Remix)
Fuck Yeah (Seamus Haji Remix)
[Watch] Scissor Sisters - Only the Horses
Posted at 08:19 pm by mokhal
PRIYANKA CHOPRA HITS THE STUDIO WITH WILL.I.AM
Priyanka Chopra teamed with will.i.am on new material for her upcoming debut album, which is due later this year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.
Born Will Adam, the Black Eyed Peas frontman previously helmed tracks including “Big Fat Bass” by Britney Spears [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], “Photographs” by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings] and “3 Words” by Cheryl Cole [Fascination / Polydor Records].
As previously reported, other songwriters and producers backing Chopra on the still-untitled project are Swedish House Mafia: Sebastian Ingrosso & Steve Angello (Kylie Minogue, Taio Cruz), Olivia “Livvi Franc” Waithe (Jordin Sparks, Kelly Clarkson), Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Nicki Minaj, Lady GaGa), Bilal “The Chef” Hajji (Pixie Lott, Jennifer Lopez), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston), Amber “Se7en” Streeter (Chris Brown, Estelle Swaray), Fernando Garibay (Wynter Gordon, Enrique Iglesias), Sam Watters (Jessica Simpson, Keri Hilson) and Orange Factory: Jeremy Skaller & Robert Larow (Jay Sean, Cody Simpson).
Posted at 08:18 pm by mokhal
Wednesday, April 18, 2012
TANK UNVEILS OFFICIAL TRACKLISTING FOR FIFTH ALBUM 'THIS IS HOW I FEEL'
Tank has unveiled the official tracklisting for his upcoming fifth album, “This Is How I Feel,” which is due on May 8 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
New single “Compliments” - featuring T.I. & Kris Stephens - was written by Durrell “Tank” Babbs along with Kris Stephens (LeToya Luckett, Keyshia Cole), Shanker Seetharam (Drake, Nicki Minaj) and Tyler “T-Minus” Williams (Diggy Simmons, Bei Maejor).
Other contributors on the follow-up to “Now or Never” are Christopher “C4” Umana (Kelly Rowland, Musiq Soulchild), Amber “Se7en” Streeter (Brandy, Estelle Swaray), Kevin “K-Mac” McCall (Christina Milian, Wynter Gordon), Joseph Bereal (Teyana Taylor, Jamie Foxx), Eric Hudson (Marsha Ambrosius, Sterling Simms) and Chris Brown (Justin Bieber, Nicole Scherzinger).
Tank – This Is How I Feel [Official Tracklisting]:
How I Feel (Interlude)
Lonely (featuring Chris Brown)
Compliments (featuring T.I. & Kris Stephens)
Don’t Give Up
Nowhere (featuring Busta Rhymes)
Off Your Hands
This Is How I Feel (Interlude)
This Is How I Feel
Better Than Me
Lost It All
[Watch] Tank - Next Breath
Posted at 08:13 pm by mokhal
CHERYL COLE SETS TITLE, RELEASE DATE FOR UPCOMING THIRD ALBUM
Cheryl Cole has dubbed her upcoming third album “A Million Lights” and will release it in the United Kingdom on June 18 via Fascination / Polydor Records.
Lead single “Call My Name” was produced by Alexander “Alex Da Kid” Grant, who’s also responsible for hits including “Beautiful Sinner” by Nicki Minaj [Young Money / Universal Republic Records], “Farewell” by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings] and “All Out of Tune” by Alesha Dixon [Warner Music Group / Asylum Records].
The follow-up to “Messy Little Raindrops” is expected to sport additional productions and songwriting contributions from Will “will.i.am” Adams (Nicole Scherzinger, Britney Spears), Lana Del Rey (Azealia Banks, Ryan Tedder), Taio Cruz (Usher, Jennifer Lopez), Shahid “Naughty Boy” Khan (Gabrielle, Emeli Sande), Talay Riley (Jessie J, Christina Aguilera), James “Jim Beanz” Washington (Demi Lovato, Chris Brown) and Calvin Harris (Sophie Ellis Bextor, Kylie Minogue).
[Watch] Cheryl Cole - Parachute
Posted at 08:11 pm by mokhal
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