Tuesday, May 22, 2012
KEVIN MCCALL, BIG SEAN PREMIERE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'NAKED'
Kevin McCall has debuted the video for his new single online.
"Naked" – which features Big Sean – marks the lead single from the R&B singer/songwriter's upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
The track was written by Kevin "K-Mac" McCall along with David "Mo Chedda" Wade, whose credits include "Act a Fool" by Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliot [Warner Music Group / Elektra Records], "Each Other" by Kelly Rowland [Motown / Universal Republic Records] and "What It Feels Like" by Day 26 [Warner Music Group / Bad Boy / Atlantic Records].
Fans of McCall's songwriting and production skills should keep an eye on the next projects by Chris Brown [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Brandy [Chameleon Entertainment / RCA Records], Mario [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Keke Palmer [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], Christina Milian [Young Money Records] and Joelle James [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records].
[Watch] Kevin McCall - Naked (featuring Big Sean)
Posted at 08:48 pm by mokhal
WHITNEY HOUSTON, JORDIN SPARKS TEAM UP FOR NEW DUET 'CELEBRATE'
Whitney Houston and Jordin Sparks' new duet has premiered online.
"Celebrate" marks the lead single from the upcoming original soundtrack album, "Sparkle," which is due later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.
The duet was produced by Robert "R." Kelly, who previously collaborated with Houston on the songs "Salute" and "I Turn to You."
Co-production duties on "Celebrate" were handled by Harvey Mason Jr., whose credits include "Hero" by Toni Braxton [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], "Mannequin" by Britney Spears [Sony Music Entertainment / Jive Records] and "Hand It Over" by Alesha Dixon [Warner Music Group / Asylum Records].
[Listen] Whitney Houston & Jordin Sparks - Celebrate
Posted at 08:01 pm by mokhal
MAXINE ASHLEY DEBUTS NEW SINGLE 'COOKIE MAN' ONLINE
Maxine Ashley has posted her new single online.
“Cookie Man” marks the lead single from the singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album on Universal Music Group / i am OTHER / Interscope Records.
The track was produced by Pharrell Williams, who’s also responsible for hits including “Sexify” by Leah LaBelle [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], “Goin’ Out” by Faith Evans [EMI Music Group / Capitol Records] and “Hit the Freeway” by Toni Braxton [Sony Music Entertainment / LaFace Records].
Other musicians backing Ashley on the still-untitled project are Jermaine Dupri (Christina Milian, Alicia Keys), Shondrae “Bangladesh” Crawford (Marsha Ambrosius, Beyonce Knowles), Wesley “Diplo” Pentz (Chris Brown, Justin Bieber) and Shama “Sak Pase” Joseph (Rihanna, Kanye West).
[Listen] Maxine Ashley - Cookie Man
Posted at 12:48 am by mokhal
Monday, May 21, 2012
KREAYSHAWN, 2 CHAINZ PREMIERE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'BREAKFAST (SYRUP)'
Kreayshawn has premiered the video for her new single online.
“Breakfast (Syrup)” – which features 2 Chainz - marks the second single from the rapper’s upcoming debut album, “Somethin’ Bout Kreay,” which is due in the United States on August 14 via Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia Records.
As previously reported, “Somethin’ Bout Kreay” is confirmed to sport productions and songwriting contributions from Jonas “Jay Jay” Jeberg (Kylie Minogue, Nicole Scherzinger), William Orbit (Katie Melua, Nadine Coyle), Jean Baptiste Kuoame (Tulisa Contostavlos, Wynter Gordon), Wesley “Diplo” Pentz (Nicola Roberts, Justin Bieber), Andre “Dre” Lyon (Christina Milian, Jazmine Sullivan), Marcello “Cool” Valenzano (Lil Wayne, Busta Rhymes), Alexander “Boys Noize” Ridha (Scissor Sisters, The Black Eyed Peas), Ryan Buendia (Kelis, Cheryl Cole) and Michael McHenry (Madonna, Chris Brown).
[Watch] Kreayshawn - Breakfast (Syrup)
Posted at 08:01 pm by mokhal
JUSTIN BIEBER REVEALS OFFICIAL TRACKLISTING FOR NEW ALBUM 'BELIEVE'
Justin Bieber has unveiled the official tracklisting for his upcoming third album.
The Canadian singer/songwriter will release “Believe” in the United Kingdom on June 18 and the United States on June 19 via Universal Music Group / Schoolboy / Island Def Jam Recordings.
Lead single “Boyfriend” was written by Justin Bieber along with Mike Posner and Matt Musto. Production duties were handled by Mike Posner and Mason “MdL” Levy.
Other album contributors include The Messengers: Nasri Atweh & Adam Messinger (Amber Streeter, Cheryl Cole), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Michael Jackson, Nelly Furtado), Chauncey “Hit-Boy” Hollis (Kanye West, Nicki Minaj), Wesley “Diplo” Pentz (Chris Brown, Azealia Banks), Kenneth “Soundz” Coby (Sterling Simms, LeToya Luckett), Savan Kotecha (Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke) and Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg (Carrie Underwood, Adam Lambert).
Justin Bieber – Believe [Official Tracklisting]:
All Around the World (featuring Ludacris)
As Long As You Love Me (featuring Big Sean)
Right Here (featuring Drake)
Die In Your Arms
Thought of You
Beauty and a Beat (featuring Nicki Minaj)
Out of Town Girl
She Don’t Like the Lights
[Watch] Justin Bieber - Boyfriend
Posted at 08:00 pm by mokhal
KATY PERRY DEBUTS LYRICS VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'WIDE AWAKE'
Katy Perry has debuted the official lyrics video for her new single online.
“Wide Awake” marks the second single from the repackaged edition of the singer/songwriter’s sophomore album on EMI Music Group / Capitol Records, “Teenage Dream: The Complete Confection.”
The follow-up to “Part of Me” was written by Katy Perry along with Bonnie McKee (Rita Ora, Nicole Scherzinger), Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg (Carrie Underwood, Avril Lavigne), Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Rihanna, Adam Lambert) and Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Christina Aguilera, Kelly Rowland).
[Watch] Katy Perry - Wide Awake (Lyrics Video)
Posted at 07:56 pm by mokhal
Sunday, May 20, 2012
PALOMA FAITH UNVEILS OFFICIAL SONGWRITING CREDITS FOR NEW ALBUM 'FALL TO GRACE'
Paloma Faith has unveiled the official songwriting credits for her upcoming sophomore album.
The British singer/songwriter will release “Fall to Grace” in the United Kingdom on May 28 via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.
The set is preceded by lead single “Picking Up the Pieces,” written by Paloma Faith along with Wayne Hector (Nicki Minaj, Emma Bunton) and Tim Powell (Pixie Lott, Saint Etienne). Production duties were handled by Nellee Hooper (Gwen Stefani, Andrea Corr).
Other contributors on the follow-up to “Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful?” are Chris Braide (Lana Del Rey, Kylie Minogue), Francis “Eg” White (Natalie Imbruglia, Rebecca Ferguson), Greg Wells (Michelle Branch, Paris Hilton), Toby Gad (Natasha Bedingfield, Colbie Caillat), Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh (Alicia Keys, Cheryl Cole) and Steve Robson (Leona Lewis, Olly Murs).
Paloma Faith – Fall to Grace [Official Tracklisting & Songwriting Credits]:
Picking Up the Pieces: (Paloma Faith, Wayne Hector, Tim Powell).
30 Minute Love Affair: (Paloma Faith, Chris Braide).
Black & Blue: (Paloma Faith, Francis “Eg” White).
Just Be: (Paloma Faith, Matt Hales, Greg Wells).
Let Me Down Easy: (Wrecia Holloway).
Blood, Sweat & Tears: (Paloma Faith, Toby Gad).
Beauty of the End: (Paloma Faith, Francis “Eg” White).
When You’re Gone: (Paloma Faith, Dan Wilson).
Agony: (Paloma Faith, Paddy Byrne, Blair MacKichan).
Let Your Love Walk In: (Paloma Faith, Ed Harcourt).
Freedom: (Paloma Faith, Sam Dixon, Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh).
Streets of Glory: (Paloma Faith, Wayne Hector, Steve Robson).
[Watch] Paloma Faith - Picking Up the Pieces
Posted at 07:58 pm by mokhal
SCISSOR SISTERS UNVEIL OFFICIAL SONGWRITING CREDITS FOR NEW ALBUM 'MAGIC HOUR'
Scissor Sisters have unveiled the official songwriting credits for their upcoming fourth album.
The American group will release “Magic Hour” in the United Kingdom on May 28 via Universal Music Group / Polydor Records.
Lead single “Only the Horses” was written by group members Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards and Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman along with Amanda Ghost and Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha. Production duties were handled by Scissor Sisters, Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha and Calvin Harris.
The follow-up to “Night Work” features additional productions and songwriting contributions from John “Legend” Stephens (Estelle Swaray, Keyshia Cole), Azealia Banks (Lana Del Rey, Missy Elliot), Pharrell Williams (Nelly Furtado, Toni Braxton) and Wesley “Diplo” Pentz (Justin Bieber, Nicola Roberts).
Scissor Sisters – Magic Hour [Official Tracklisting & Songwriting Credits]:
Baby Come Home: (John “Legend” Stephens, Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Ana Lynch).
Keep Your Shoes On: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha).
Inevitable: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Pharrell Williams).
Only the Horses: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Amanda Ghost, Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha).
Year of Living Dangerously: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha, Wesley “Diplo” Pentz).
Let's Have a Kiki: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Ana Lynch).
Shady Love: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha, Azealia Banks).
San Luis Obispo: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards).
Self Control: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Ana Lynch).
Best in Me: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha).
Secret Life of Letters: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Joan Wasser).
Somewhere: (Scott “Babydaddy” Hoffman, Jason “Jake Shears” Sellards, Alex “Boys Noize” Ridha).
Ms. Matronic's Magic Message (Interlude)
[Watch] Scissor Sisters - Only the Horses
Posted at 07:55 pm by mokhal
Saturday, May 19, 2012
KE$HA TEAMS WITH SIA FURLER ON NEW ALBUM
Ke$ha has collaborated with Australian singer/songwriter Sia Furler for her upcoming sophomore album on Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
Sia Furler previously penned tracks for other artists including “You Lost Me” by Christina Aguilera [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], “Get Over You” by Neon Hitch [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records] and “Born to Fly” by Leona Lewis [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].
Other musicians backing Ke$ha on the follow-up to “Animal” are Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Avril Lavigne, Britney Spears), Bonnie McKee (Nicole Scherzinger, Rita Ora), Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin (Jazmine Sullivan, Priscilla Renea) and Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg (Usher, Celine Dion).
[Watch] Ke$ha - Your Love Is My Drug
Posted at 07:30 pm by mokhal
LEONA LEWIS COLLABORATES WITH RODNEY "DARKCHILD" JERKINS FOR NEW ALBUM 'GLASSHEART'
Leona Lewis enlisted the production services of Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins for her upcoming third album, “Glassheart,” which is scheduled for release in the United Kingdom on November 26 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins recently helmed hits including “Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)” by Nelly Furtado [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], “He About to Lose Me” by Britney Spears [Sony Music Entertainment / Jive Records] and “Turn It Up” by Kelly Rowland [Universal Republic Records].
Other producers backing Lewis on the follow-up to “Echo” are Calvin Harris (Kylie Minogue, Sophie Ellis Bextor), Dallas Austin (Janet Jackson, Deborah Cox), Alonzo "Novel" Stevenson (Fantasia Barrino, Joss Stone), Carsten "Soulshock" Schack (Wynter Gordon, Meleni Smith), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, Natasha Bedingfield), Ryan "Alias" Tedder (Beyonce Knowles, Demi Lovato), Fraser T. Smith (Britney Spears, Craig David), Sandy “Vee” Wilhelm (Nicole Scherzinger, Katy Perry), Greg Kurstin (Sky Ferreira, Lily Allen) and Shahid "Naughty Boy" Khan (Alesha Dixon, Marlon Roudette).
Songwriters include Ali Tamposi (Pia Toscano, Kelly Clarkson), Andrea Martin (Blu Cantrell, Melanie Fiona), Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Rebecca Ferguson), Bonnie McKee (Rita Ora, Nicole Scherzinger), Emeli Sande (Alicia Keys, Cheryl Cole), Priscilla Renea (Kelly Rowland, Alexandra Burke), Nikeshia Briscoe (Keyshia Cole, Britney Spears), Richard “Rico Love” Butler (Michelle Williams, Taio Cruz), Sia Furler (Mary J. Blige, Christina Aguilera) and Patrick "J. Que" Smith (Anthony Hamilton, Fantasia Barrino).
[Watch] Leona Lewis - Collide
Posted at 02:45 pm by mokhal
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