Thursday, June 02, 2011
RIHANNA PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'MAN DOWN'
Rihanna is out with the video for her latest single "Man Down," taken from the Bajan beauty's 5th album on SRP / Island Def Jam Recordings, "Loud." The Shontelle-assisted track was co-written by Rock City: Theron & Timothy Thomas (Leona Lewis, Janet Jackson) and produced by Shama Joseph (Cover Drive, Alesha Dixon).
[Watch] Rihanna - Man Down
Posted at 11:27 am by mokhal
TANYA LACEY TEAMS UP WITH CLAUDE KELLY ON DEBUT ALBUM
Tanya Lacey has enlisted the songwriting services of Claude Kelly for her upcoming debut album on RCA Records. The hitmaker previously helmed tracks such as "Gasoline" by Britney Spears [Jive Records], "Price Tag" by Jessie J [Lava / Universal Republic Records] and "Just Whisper" by Kelly Rowland [Universal Motown Records]. Other musicians backing Lacey on the still-untitled project are Lucas Secon (Jordin Sparks, Alexandra Burke), Toby Gad (Beyonce Knowles, Alicia Keys) and Lindy Robbins (Kylie Minogue, Nicole Scherzinger).
Posted at 08:51 am by mokhal
Wednesday, June 01, 2011
MOHOMBI PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'COCONUT TREE,' FEATURING NICOLE SCHERZINGER
Mohombi is out with the video for his latest single “Coconut Tree,” featuring Nicole Scherzinger, taken from the Swedish artist’s debut album on Universal Republic Records, “Movemeant.” The track was co-written by Bilal “The Chef” Hajji (Alexandra Burke, Kylie Minogue) and produced by Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Enrique Iglesias, Michael Jackson).
[Watch] Mohombi - Coconut Tree (featuring Nicole Scherzinger)
Posted at 08:33 am by mokhal
TAMIA REVEALS TITLE FOR NEW ALBUM
Canadian singer/songwriter Tamia has dubbed her upcoming album “Beautiful Surprise” and will release it later this year. The project is confirmed to boast contributions from Carvin Haggins & Ivan Barias (Faith Evans, Jazmine Sullivan), The Runners: Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson (Keyshia Cole, Usher Raymond), Claude Kelly (Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston) and Chuck Harmony (Fantasia Barrino, Kelly Rowland).
Posted at 08:31 am by mokhal
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
PIXIE LOTT ENLISTS AUTUMN ROWE FOR NEW ALBUM
Pixie Lott has enlisted the songwriting services of Autumn Rowe for her upcoming album on Mercury Records. The hit songwriter is responsible for singles such as “Happiness” by Alexis Jordan [Roc Nation / Epic Records] and “Swagger Jagger” by Cher Lloyd [Roc Nation Records].
Other musicians backing the British songstress on the still-untitled project are Richard “Biff” Stannard (Kylie Minogue, Alesha Dixon), Cathy Dennis (Janet Jackson, Kelly Clarkson), Wayne Hector (Cheryl Cole, Britney Spears), Ruth-Anne Cunningham (Nadine Coyle, Katharine McPhee) and Chris Braide (Jesse McCartney, Diana Vickers).
In related news, look out for more of Autumn Rowe’s poignant songwriting on the next projects by Alexandra Burke [Syco Music / Epic Records], Estelle [Home School / Atlantic Records], Rita Ora [Roc Nation Records], Cover Drive [Geffen / Polydor Records], Jessica Jarrell [Kite / Mercury / Island Def Jam Recordings], Cobra Starship [Fueled By Ramen Records], Bridget Kelly [Roc Nation Records] and Leona Lewis [Syco Music / J Records].
Posted at 08:30 am by mokhal
Monday, May 30, 2011
BEYONCE KNOWLES ANNOUNCES NEW SINGLE DETAILS
Beyonce Knowles will release “Best Thing I Never Had” as the next single from her upcoming album, “4,” which is due on June 28th via Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records. The track was helmed by Patrick “J. Que” Smith (Keri Hilson, Fantasia Barrino) and Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds (Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson). The latter previously collaborated with the artist on the Stargate-produced hit single, “Brokenhearted Girl.”
Posted at 08:57 am by mokhal
Sunday, May 29, 2011
[RANDOM ALBUM REVIEW] JENNIFER LOPEZ - LOVE?
On the Floor: produced by RedOne.
Good Hit: produced by Christopher Stewart & Terius Nash.
I’m Into You: produced by Stargate.
Run the World: produced by Christopher Stewart & Terius Nash.
Invading My Mind: produced by RedOne, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, Beat Geek & Jimmy Joker.
(What Is) Love: produced by Dernst “D’Mile” Emile.
Papi: produced by RedOne, Beat Geek & Jimmy Joker.
Until It Beats No More: produced by Radio.
One Love: produced by Dernst “D’Mile” Emile.
Villain: produced by Christopher Stewart & Terius Nash.
Starting Over: produced by Nate “Danja” Hills.
Hypnotico: produced by Jimmy Joker.
Everybody’s Girl: produced by Mike Caren & Oligee.
Charge Me Up: produced by RedOne, Beat Geek & Jimmy Joker.
Take Care: produced by Christopher Stewart & Terius Nash.
Rating: (2/5) – Average!
Posted at 09:29 pm by mokhal
Saturday, May 28, 2011
CHER LLOYD ANNOUNCES DEBUT SINGLE DETAILS
British songstress Cher Lloyd has dubbed “Swagger Jagger” as the lead single from her highly-anticipated upcoming debut album on Roc Nation Records. The track was co-written by Autumn Rowe (Estelle Swaray, Leona Lewis) and produced by The Runners: Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson (Rihanna, Keyshia Cole).
Posted at 06:54 am by mokhal
Friday, May 27, 2011
SHONTELLE PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'SAY HELLO TO GOODBYE'
Shontelle is out with the video for her new single “Say Hello to Goodbye,” taken from the Bajan singer/songwriter’s sophomore album on SRC / Universal Motown Records, “No Gravity.” The track was produced by Martin Hansen.
[Watch] Shontelle - Say Hello to Goodbye
Posted at 02:11 pm by mokhal
BEYONCE KNOWLES REUNITES WITH TRICKY & THE DREAM ON '1+1'
Beyonce Knowles has reunited with Christopher "Tricky" Stewart and Terius "The Dream" Nash on her latest single, "1+1." The track is taken from the artist's upcoming album, "4," which is due on June 28th via Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records. The songwriting/production duo previously teamed up with Knowles on the "I Am …Sasha Fierce" tracks "Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)" and "Smash Into You."
Posted at 11:27 am by mokhal
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