Tuesday, May 29, 2012
CHRIS BROWN UNVEILS OFFICIAL TRACKLISTING FOR NEW ALBUM 'FORTUNE'
Chris Brown has unveiled the official tracklisting for his upcoming fifth album.
The R&B singer/songwriter will release "Fortune" in the United Kingdom on July 2 and United States on July 3 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
New single "Sweet Love" was produced by Jason "JP" Perry and Jamal "Polow Da Don" Jones, who are also responsible for hits including "Not Myself Tonight" by Christina Aguilera [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], "My Heart" by Jennifer Hudson [Sony Music Entertainment / J Records] and "Make Love" by Keri Hilson [Universal Music Group / Mosley Music / Interscope Records].
Other album producers include The Runners: Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson (Cher Lloyd, Keyshia Cole), Jonas "Jay Jay" Jeberg (Kylie Minogue, Pixie Lott), Tha Bizness: Justin Henderson & Dow Jones (Estelle Swaray, Trey Songz), William Orbit (Madonna, Gwen Stefani), The Underdogs: Harvey Mason Jr. & Damon Thomas (Justin Timberlake, Fantasia Barrino), Nate "Danja" Hills (Katharine McPhee, Britney Spears) and Brian Kennedy (Pia Toscano, Kelly Clarkson).
Songwriters include Kevin "K-Mac" McCall (Christina Milian, Wynter Gordon), Amber "Se7en" Streeter (Kelly Rowland, Justin Bieber), Lonny Bereal (Jamie Foxx, Teyana Taylor), Priscilla Renea (Melanie Fiona, Alexandra Burke), Jean Baptiste Kouame (Tulisa Contostavlos, Cheryl Cole), Ryan Buendia (Kelis, The Black Eyes Peas) and Kevin "K.C." Cossom (Joe Jonas, Mary J. Blige).
Chris Brown – Fortune [Official Tracklisting]:
Turn Up the Music
Till I Die
Don't Judge Me
Stuck on Stupid
4 Years Old
Don't Wake Me Up
Remember My Name
Wait for You
[Watch] Chris Brown - Sweet Love
Posted at 07:53 pm by mokhal
CHRISTINA AGUILERS COLLABORATES WITH RODNEY "DARKCHILD" JERKINS FOR NEW ALBUM
Christina Aguilera has collaborated with super producer Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins on new material for her upcoming seventh album, which is due later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins is responsible for hits including “World Wide Woman” by Beyonce Knowles [Music World Entertainment / Columbia Records], “I Forgive You” by Kelly Clarkson [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records] and “Feedback” by Janet Jackson [Island Def Jam Recordings].
The follow-up to “Bionic” is expected to boast additional contributions from Brian Higgins (Kylie Minogue, Alesha Dixon), Sia Furler (Leona Lewis, Neon Hitch), Chris Braide (Lana Del Rey, Katharine McPhee), Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Rachel Crow), Thomas “Cee Lo” Callaway (Nicole Scherzinger, Estelle Swaray), William Orbit (Madonna, Chris Brown) and Lucas Secon (Tanya Lacey, Conor Maynard).
Meanwhile, Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins have confirmed collaborations on the next albums by Justin Bieber [Universal Music Group / Island Def Jam Recordings], Kelly Rowland [Motown / Universal Republic Records], Jordin Sparks [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Nelly Furtado [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], JLS [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], Pia Toscano [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], Priyanka Chopra [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records] and Enrique Iglesias [Universal Music Group / Universal Republic Records].
[Watch] Christina Aguilera - Hurt
Posted at 07:51 pm by mokhal
JORDIN SPARKS REUNITES WITH LIVVI FRANC ON NEW ALBUM
Jordin Sparks has reunited with Olivia “Livvi Franc” Waithe on new material for her upcoming third album, which is due later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
Waithe previously collaborated with Sparks on the Lucas Secon-produced “Walking on Snow.” The Bajan singer/songwriter is also known for co-writing hits including “Trouble for Me” by Britney Spears [Sony Music Entertainment / Jive Records], “Rain on Me” by Cheryl Cole [Fascination / Polydor Records] and “The War is Over” by Kelly Clarkson [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].
The follow-up to “Battlefield” is confiemd to boast additional contributions from Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Brandy, Nelly Furtado) and Da Internz: Earnest Clark & Marcos Palacious (Ciara, John Legend).
Meanwhile, Livvi Franc is also co-writing songs on the next projects by Shakira [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], Priyanka Chopra [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], Marissa Renee Jack [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], Ciara [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], Pia Toscano [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records] and Chris Rene [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records].
[Watch] Jordin Sparks - Battlefield
Posted at 07:47 pm by mokhal
TANYA LACEY ANNOUNCES DEBUT EP 'HEAD CHEF'
Tanya Lacey has set a title for her upcoming debut EP.
“Head Chef” will be released later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records. The set is preceded by lead single “Greatness,” featuring Kano.
As previously reported, the British singer/songwriter recently co-wrote tracks on the upcoming third album by Dionne Bromfield. Some of her other songwriting credits include “How We Roll” by Loick Essien [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records] and “The Way You Watch Me” by The Saturdays featuring Travie McCoy [Universal Music Group / Fascination / Polydor Records].
[Watch] Tanya Lacey - Letter to My Ex
Posted at 07:46 pm by mokhal
ADAM LAMBERT PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'NEVER CLOSE OUR EYES'
Adam Lambert has premiered the video for his new single online.
“Never Close Our Eyes” marks the second single taken from the singer/songwriter’s sophomore album, “Trespassing,” out now via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
The follow-up to “Better Than I Know Myself” was written by The Smeezingtones: Bruno Mars, Phillip Lawrence & Ari Levine (Melanie Fiona, Cee Lo Green) along with Henry “Cirkut” Walter (Katy Perry, Marina and the Diamonds) and Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Britney Spears, Avril Lavigne).
[Watch] Adam Lambert - Never Close Our Eyes
Posted at 07:43 pm by mokhal
Monday, May 28, 2012
DIONNE BROMFIELD TEAMS WITH TANYA LACEY FOR NEW ALBUM
Dionne Bromfield has enlisted the songwriting services of Tanya Lacey for her upcoming third album on Universal Music Group / Lioness / Island Records.
Lacey’s credits as a songwriter include “How We Roll” by Loick Essien [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], “The Way You Watch Me” by The Saturdays featuring Travie McCoy [Fascination / Polydor Records] and “T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever)” by will.i.am featuring Jennifer Lopez & Mick Jagger [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records].
As previously reported, other musicians supporting Bromfield on the still-untitled project are Future Cut: Darren Lewis & Tunde Babalola (Livvi Franc, Bruno Mars), Ed Drewett (Alexandra Burke, Ruth-Anne Cunningham) and Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Jessica Jarrell).
Meanwhile, Tanya Lacey is scheduled to release her debut album later this year via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records. The set is preceded by new single “Greatness,” which is expected to hit the airwaves anytime soon.
[Watch] Dionne Bromfield - Mama Said
Posted at 07:43 pm by mokhal
FLORENCE + THE MACHINE UNVEILS NEW 'SPECTRUM' CALVIN HARRIS REMIX
Florence + The Machine have debuted a new remix for their latest single online.
“Spectrum” has been reworked by Scottish hitmaker Calvin Harris, who’s also responsible for hits including “Where Have You Been” by Rihanna [Universal Music Group / Island Def Jam Recordings], “Only the Horses” by Scissor Sisters [Universal Music Group / Polydor Records] and “Call My Name” by Cheryl Cole [Universal Music Group / Fascination / Polydor Records].
The follow-up to “Never Let Me Go” was written by lead vocalist Florence Welch along with Paul Epworth, whose credits include “Bambi” by Azealia Banks [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], “Rolling in the Deep” by Adele [Sony Music Entertainment / Columbia / XL Recordings] and “It’s OK” by Cee Lo Green [Warner Music Group / Elektra / Roadrunner Records].
[Listen] Florence + The Machine - Spectrum (Calvin Harris Remix)
Posted at 07:39 pm by mokhal
Sunday, May 27, 2012
DA INTERNZ GET 'SASSY' WITH KAT GRAHAM
Da Internz have teamed up with Kat Graham on her upcoming debut album.
The production duo have collaborated with “The Vampire Diaries” star on a track entitled “Sassy.”
However, there is no confirmation whether “Sassy” will be included on Graham’s still-untitled project.
Consisting of members Earnest Clark and Marcos Palacious, Da Internz are known for producing hits including “Birthday Cake” by Rihanna featuring Chris Brown [Universal Music Group / Island Def Jam Recordings], “88” by Diggy Simmons featuring Jadakiss [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records] and “Dance (A$$)” by Big Sean featuring Nicki Minaj [G.O.O.D. Music / Island Def Jam Recordings].
As previously reported, Graham will release her upcoming debut EP “Against the Wall” in the United States on May 29 via A&M / Octone Records.
Meanwhile, Da Internz have confirmed placements on the next albums by Ciara [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], Bridget Kelly [Roc Nation Records], Marissa Renee Jack [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], Tamar Braxton [Universal Music Group / Streamline / Interscope Records], John Legend [G.O.O.D. Music / Columbia Records], Ludacris [Universal Music Group / Def Jam Records] and Kelly Rowland [Motown / Universal Republic Records].
[Watch] Da Internz - Making of "Dance (A$$)"
Posted at 07:59 pm by mokhal
TANYA LACEY ENLISTS QUIZ & LAROSSI FOR DEBUT ALBUM
Tanya Lacey has enlisted the services of Andreas “Quiz” Romdhane and Josef Larossi for her upcoming debut album on Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
The Swedish songwriting and production duo have previously crafted hits including “Twilight” by Cover Drive [Geffen / Polydor Records], “Don’t Let Me Stop You” by Kelly Clarkson [19 Entertainment / RCA Records] and “The Life That We Know” by Meleni Smith [Anteek Tomoro / Death House Records].
Meanwhile, Lacey was credited as a songwriter on tracks such as “How We Roll” by Loick Essien [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], “The Way You Watch Me” by The Saturdays featuring Travie McCoy [Fascination / Polydor Records] and will.i.am featuring Jennifer Lopez & Mick Jagger [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records].
In addition to new single “Greatness,” the British singer/songwriter’s as-yet-untitled debut album is expected to boast productions and songwriting contributions from Autumn Rowe (Kelis, Alexis Jordan), Toby Gad (Natasha Bedingfield, Colbie Caillat), Lindy Robbins (Nicole Scherzinger, Jason Derulo), Alonzo "Novel" Stevenson (Fantasia Barrino, Leona Lewis), Emeli Sande (Alexandra Burke, Cover Drive), Shama "Sak Pase" Joseph (Rihanna, Frank Ocean), Claude Kelly (Adam Lambert, Delta Goodrem), Lucas Secon (Jordin Sparks, Toni Braxton) and Wayne Hector (Nicki Minaj, Craig David).
[Watch] Tanya Lacey - Letter to My Ex
Posted at 07:58 pm by mokhal
KAT GRAHAM SCHEDULES RELEASE DATE FOR DEBUT EP 'AGAINST THE WALL'
Kat Graham has scheduled a release date for her upcoming debut EP.
The singer/songwriter will release “Against the Wall” in the United States on May 29th via Universal Music Group / A&M / Octone Records.
Lead single “Put Your Graffiti on Me” was co-written by Sam Watters (Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke) along with Nick Audino and Lewis Hughes of production duo Twice as Nice (50 Cent, Pete Wentz).
Kat Graham – Against the Wall [Official Tracklisting]:
Put Your Graffiti on Me
[Watch] Kat Graham - Put Your Graffiti on Me
Posted at 07:56 pm by mokhal
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