Wednesday, May 02, 2012
ALEXANDRA BURKE UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR NEW ALBUM 'HEARTBREAK ON HOLD'
Alexandra Burke unveiled the official artwork for her upcoming sophomore album, "Heartbreak on Hold," which is due in the United Kingdom on June 4 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
New single "Let It Go" was produced by Danish hitmaker Mich "Cutfather" Hansen, who's also responsible for tracks including "Get Outta My Way" by Kylie Minogue [EMI Music Group / Parlophone Records], "My Love" by Pixie Lott [Universal Music Group / Mercury Records] and "Heal This Heartbreak" by JLS [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records].
The follow-up to "Overcome" is expected to boast additional productions and songwriting contributions from Mike Spencer (Loick Essien, Diana Vickers), Priscilla Renea (Rihanna, Demi Lovato), Lucas Secon (Christina Aguilera, Jordin Sparks), Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Jessica Jarrell), Richard "Rico Love" Butler (Keri Hilson, Michelle Williams) and Emeli Sande (Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon).
[Watch] Alexandra Burke - Let It Go
Posted at 07:49 pm by mokhal
CHERYL COLE PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'CALL MY NAME'
Cheryl Cole has unveiled her new music video online.
"Call My Name" marks the lead single from the British singer/songwriter's upcoming third album, "A Million Lights," which is due in the United Kingdom on June 18 via Fascination / Polydor Records.
The track was written and produced by Scottish hitmaker Calvin Harris, who's also responsible for songs including "Where Have You Been" by Rihanna [Universal Music Group / Island Def Jam Recordings], "Heart Beat Rock" by Kylie Minogue [EMI Music Group / Parlophone Records] and "You've Messed Up" by Leona Lewis [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].
[Watch] Cheryl Cole - Call My Name
Posted at 07:47 pm by mokhal
TANK PREVIEWS NEW ALBUM 'THIS IS HOW I FEEL'
Tank has previewed his new album online ahead of its release in the United States on May 8 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
"This Is How I Feel," the R&B crooner's fifth studio album, is preceded by lead singles "Compliments" - which features T.I. & Kris Stephens - and "Next Breath."
Among the musicians backing Tank – real name Durrell Babbs – on the follow-up to "Now or Never" are Christopher "C4" Umana (Kelly Rowland, Lonny Bereal), Tyler "T-Minus" Williams (Melanie Fiona, Nicki Minaj), Kevin "K-Mac" McCall (Chris Brown, Wynter Gordon) and Eric Hudson (Mary J. Blige, Jamie Foxx).
[Preview] Tank - This Is How I Feel
Posted at 12:48 am by mokhal
Tuesday, May 01, 2012
TOBY GAD GRACES DEBUT ALBUM BY PRIYANKA CHOPRA
Add Toby Gad to the list of producers on Priyanka Chopra’s upcoming debut album, which is due later this year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.
The German hitmaker is best known for producing hits including “If I Were a Boy” by Beyonce Knowles [Music World Entertainment / Columbia Records], “Skyscraper” by Demi Lovato [Buena Vista Music Group / Hollywood Records] and “Human” by Brandy [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records].
Other producers backing Chopra on the still-untitled project are Swedish House Mafia: Steve Angello & Sebastian Ingrosso (Taio Cruz, Kylie Minogue), Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Pixie Lott, Alexandra Burke), Orange Factory: Jeremy Skaller & Robert Larow (Jay Sean, Tinchy Stryder), Fernando Garibay (Wynter Gordon, LeToya Luckett), Will “will.i.am” Adams (Cheryl Cole, Britney Spears) and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Justin Bieber, Nelly Furtado).
Songwriters include Rachel Rabin (Tulisa Contostavlos, Rita Ora), Kelly “Madame Buttons” Sheehan (Jason Derulo, Nicole Scherzinger), Olivia “Livvi Franc” Waithe (Jordin Sparks, Kelly Clarkson), Michael Busbee (Toni Braxton, Alesha Dixon), Sam Watters (Keri Hilson, Jessica Simpson), Amber “Se7en” Streeter (Kevin McCall, Lonny Bereal) and Bilal “The Chef” Hajji (Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez).
Meanwhile, look out for more of Toby Gad’s productions on the next projects by Lauriana Mae [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], Pia Toscano [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], Rachel Crow [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], Sabi [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], Kelis [will.i.am Music Group / Interscope Records], Cassie [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records] and Carly Rae Jepsen [Schoolboy / Interscope Records].
Posted at 07:46 pm by mokhal
CHER LLOYD UNVEILS VIDEO FOR DEBUT U.S. SINGLE 'WANT U BACK'
Cher Lloyd unveiled her debut music video in the U.S.
"Want U Back" marks the lead single from the British singer/songwriter's debut album, "Sticks + Stones," which is due in the United States later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.
The track was co-written by Savan Kotecha (Alexandra Burke, Leona Lewis) and produced by Karl "Shellback" Schuster (Carrie Underwood, Britney Spears).
"Sticks + Stones" was initially released in the United Kingdom on November 2011 and peaked at number four on the Albums Chart.
[Watch] Cher Lloyd - Want U Back
Posted at 07:46 pm by mokhal
Monday, April 30, 2012
USHER DEBUTS NEW SINGLE 'LEMME SEE,' FEATURING RICK ROSS
Usher has unveiled his new single online.
“Lemme See” – which features Rick Ross – is taken from the R&B singer/songwriter’s upcoming seventh album, “Looking for Myself,” which is due in the United Kingdom on June 11 and the United States on June 12 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
The track was written by Usher Raymond along with Eric Bellinger and Lundon “Da Bridge” Knighten. Production duties were handled by James “Jim Jonsin” Scheffer and Daniel Smith.
[Listen] Usher - Lemme See (featuring Rick Ross)
Posted at 08:33 pm by mokhal
RIHANNA PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN'
Rihanna has debuted the video for her new single online.
“Where Have You Been” is taken from the Barbadian artist’s latest album on Universal Music Group / SRP / Island Def Jam Recordings, “Talk that Talk.”
The follow-up to “Talk that Talk” was written by Ester Dean (Kelly Clarkson, Mary J. Blige), Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Marina and the Diamonds, Adam Lambert), Calvin Harris (Leona Lewis, Kylie Minogue) and Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Britney Spears, Avril Lavigne).
[Watch] Rihanna - Where Have You Been
Posted at 07:35 pm by mokhal
Sunday, April 29, 2012
STOOSHE PREMIERE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'BLACK HEART'
Stooshe have unveiled the video for their new single online.
“Black Heart” is taken from the British group’s upcoming debut album, “Swings & Roundabouts,” which is due later this year via Warner Music Group UK.
The follow-up to “Love Me” was written by Jo Perry along with Shaznay Lewis, Darren Lewis and Tunde Babalola. Production duties were handled by Future Cut.
Other tracks slotted for inclusion on “Swings & Roundabouts” are “Betty Woz Gone,” “Hoochi Mumma,” “Inbred City,” “Kiss Chase” and “My Man Music.”
[Watch] Stooshe - Black Heart
Posted at 07:45 pm by mokhal
MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE 'STARRING ROLE'
Marina and the Diamonds has announced the details of her new single.
“Starring Role” will be released as the third single from the Welch singer/songwriter’s upcoming sophomore album, “Electra Heart,” which is due in the UK on April 30 via 679 Artists / Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
The follow-up to “Primadonna” was written by Marina Diamandis along with Greg Kurstin, who’s also known for crafting hits including “Not Fair” by Lily Allen [EMI Music Group / Parlophone Records], “Sex Rules” by Sky Ferreira [EMI Music Group / Capitol Records] and “Rock Me In” by Britney Spears [Sony Music Entertainment / Jive Records].
[Watch] Marina and the Diamonds - Starring Role (Acoustic)
Posted at 07:44 pm by mokhal
MERCEDES SEECOOMAR HITS THE STUDIO WITH UZOECHI "MNEK" EMINEKE
Mercedes Seecoomar has teamed up with Uzoechi “MNEK” Emineke to write new material for her upcoming debut album on Warner Music Group.
MNEK has previously co-written tracks including “All Fired Up” by The Saturdays [Fascination / Polydor Records] and “I’ll Be Your Strength” by The Wanted [Universal Music Group / Island Records]. He is also working on the next projects by A*M*E [Universal Music Group / Future Records] and Sugababes [Universal Music Group / Polydor Records].
Mercedes was previously signed to Soulpower Records and collaborated with Danish hitmakers including Carsten “Soulshock” Schack (Keyshia Cole, Toni Braxton), Kenneth Karlin (Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke), Jonas “Jay Jay” Jeberg (Nicole Scherzinger, Kelly Rowland) and Mich “Cutfather” Hansen (Pixie Lott, Kylie Minogue). Some of the tracks released online were “It’s Time to Get Rich” and “Follow Me.”
[Watch] Mercedes - It's Time to Get Rich
Posted at 07:41 pm by mokhal
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