Thursday, July 07, 2011
COVER DRIVE ANNOUNCES DEBUT SINGLE DETAILS
Cover Drive dubbed “Lick Ya Down” as the lead single from their upcoming debut album on Geffen / Polydor Records. As previously reported, the still-untitled project will boast alliances from Steve Mac (Alexandra Burke, Leona Lewis), Ina Wroldsen (Shontelle, Britney Spears), Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Livvi Franc, Meleni Smith), Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Estelle Swaray), Future Cut: Darren Lewis & Tunde Babalola (Nicole Scherzinger, Melanie Fiona), Linda Perry (Alicia Keys, Christina Aguilera) and Toby Gad (Wynter Gordon, Kelly Rowland).
Posted at 01:32 pm by mokhal
[RANDOM ALBUM REVIEW] BEYONCE KNOWLES - 4
I Care: produced by Jeff Bhasker & Beyonce Knowles.
I Miss You: produced by Beyonce Knowles & Robert Shea Taylor.
Party: produced by Beyonce Knowles, Kanye West & Jeff Bhasker.
Rather Die Young: produced by Jeff Bhasker, Beyonce Knowles & Luke Steele.
Start Over: produced by Beyonce Knowles & Robert Shea Taylor.
End of Time: produced by Beyonce Knowles, Terius "The Dream" Nash & Dave "Switch" Taylor.
Dreaming: produced by Beyonce Knowles, Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds & Antonio Dixon.
1+1: produced by Beyonce Knowles, Christopher "Tricky" Stewart & Terius "The Dream" Nash.
Best Thing I Never Had: produced by Beyonce Knowles, Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds, Antonio Dixon, Robert Shea Taylor, S1 & Caleb.
Love on Top: produced by Beyonce Knowles & Robert Shea Taylor.
Countdown: produced by Beyonce Knowles & Robert Shea Taylor.
I Was Here: produced by Ryan "Alias" Tedder.
Run the World (Girls): produced by Dave "Switch" Taylor, Terius "The Dream" Nash, Beyonce Knowles & Robert Shea Taylor.
Lay Up Under Me: produced by Beyonce Knowles & Robert Shea Taylor.
Schoolin’ Life: produced by Terius “The Dream” Nash, Beyonce Knowles & Carlos “Los Da Maestro” Mckinney.
Dance For You: produced by Beyonce Knowles, Terius “The Dream” Nash & Christopher “Tricky” Stewart.
Rating: (3/5) – Good!
Posted at 12:03 am by mokhal
Wednesday, July 06, 2011
KELLY ROWLAND UNVEILS PRODUCTION CREDITS FOR 'HERE I AM'
Kelly Rowland has unveiled the production credits for her upcoming album, “Here I Am,” which is due on July 26th via Universal Republic / Motown Records. The follow-up to “Ms. Kelly” features alliances from Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Beyonce Knowles, Janet Jackson), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Toni Braxton, Whitney Houston), James “Jim Jonsin” Scheffer (Michelle Williams, Alexandra Burke), Rico Love (Usher Raymond, Mario Barrett), Chauncey “Hit Boy” Hollis (Brandy, Jennifer Hudson), The Runners: Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson (Rihanna, Cher Lloyd), David Guetta (Estelle Swaray, Nicki Minaj), Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Livvi Franc, Meleni Smith), Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Enrique Iglesias, Kylie Minogue) and Soul Diggaz: Karriem Mack & Lashaun Owens (Missy Elliot, Keyshia Cole).
Kelly Rowland – Here I Am [Production Credits]:
I’m Dat Chick: produced by Christopher “Tricky” Stewart.
Work It Man: produced by Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins.
Motivation: produced by Rico Love & Jim Jonsin.
Lay It On Me: produced by Chauncey “Hit Boy” Hollis.
Feelin’ Me Right Now: produced by Rico Love and Earl & E.
Turn It Up: produced by Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins.
All of The Night: produced by The Runners.
Keep It Between Us: produced by Christopher “C4” Umana.
Commander: produced by David Guetta.
Down For Whatever: produced by Nadir “RedOne” Khayat.
Heaven & Earth: produced by Stargate.
Each Other: produced by Soul Diggaz.
Posted at 11:55 pm by mokhal
MADONNA ENLISTS STARGATE FOR 'HARD CANDY' FOLLOW-UP
Madonna has started working on her upcoming as-yet-untitled 12th album. The follow-up to “Hard Candy” is confirmed to boast recording sessions with Tor Erik Hermansen and Mikkel Storleer Eriksen of Stargate. The Norwegian production duo’s most recent hits include “Heaven & Earth” by Kelly Rowland [Universal Republic / Motown Records], “Lay Up Under Me” by Beyonce Knowles [Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records] and “I Got This” by Jennifer Hudson [Arista / J Records].
Posted at 11:39 pm by mokhal
PIA TOSCANO ANNOUNCES DEBUT SINGLE DETAILS
Pia Toscano will release “This Time” as the lead single from her upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Interscope Records. The track was helmed by Esther Dean, who’s also responsible for “I’m Dat Chick” by Kelly Rowland [Universal Republic / Motown Records], “Right There” by Nicole Scherzinger [Interscope Records] and “What’s My Name” by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings].
Posted at 11:32 pm by mokhal
Tuesday, July 05, 2011
LONNY BEREAL PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'FAVOR,' FEATURING KELLY ROWLAND
Lonny Bereal is out with the video for his new single “Favor,” featuring Kelly Rowland, taken from the R&B singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album on Notifi Music Group, “The Love Train.” The track was helmed by Chris Brown, Teyana Taylor, Kevin McCall & J. Marlon.
[Watch] Lonny Bereal - Favor (featuring Kelly Rowland)
Posted at 09:34 am by mokhal
LEONA LEWIS REUNITES WITH ANDREA MARTIN ON NEW ALBUM
Leona Lewis has reunited with songwriter Andrea Martin on new material to be included on her upcoming 3rd album Syco Music / J Records. The pair previously teamed up on the hit single "Better in Time," produced by Jonathan "J.R." Rotem. The track was released as the 2nd single from the British artist's debut album, "Spirit."
Other songwriters expected to make contributions on the as-yet-untitled follow-up to "Echo" are Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Estelle Swaray), Priscilla Renea (Kelly Rowland, Alexandra Burke), Rico Love (Michelle Williams, Keri Hilson), Claude Kelly (Jennifer Lopez, Christina Aguilera), Cristyle "The Ink" Johnson (Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey), Patrick "J.Que" Smith (Beyonce Knowles, Fantasia Barrino), Nikesha Briscoe (Britney Spears, Keyshia Cole), Shaffer "Ne-Yo" Smith (Usher Raymond, Mario Barrett) and Sia Furler (Christina Aguilera, Neon Hitch).
In related news, look out for more of Andrea Martin's poignant songwriting on the next projects by Mary J. Blige [Matriarch / Geffen Records], Jennifer Hudson [Arista / J Records], Melanie Fiona [SRC / Roc Nation / Universal Motown Records] and Rita Ora [Roc Nation Records].
Posted at 09:31 am by mokhal
Saturday, July 02, 2011
CHER LLOYD PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'SWAGGER JAGGER'
Cher Lloyd is out with the video for her single “Swagger Jagger,” taken from the pop artist’s upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Simco Limited / Sony Music Entertainment UK. The track was co-written by Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Estelle Swaray) and produced by The Runners: Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson (Kelly Rowland, Jennifer Lopez).
[Watch] Cher Lloyd - Swagger Jagger
Posted at 11:49 am by mokhal
Friday, July 01, 2011
COBRA STARSHIP DEBUTS VIDEO FOR 'YOU MAKE ME FEEL,' FEATURING SABI
Cobra Starship are out with their new single “You Make Me Feel,” featuring Sabi, taken from pop group’s upcoming album on Fueled By Ramen / Decaydance Records, “Night Shades.” The track was co-written by Ina Wroldsen (Shontelle, Britney Spears) and produced by Steve Mac (Leona Lewis, Alexandra Burke).
[Watch] Cobra Starship - You Make Me Feel (featuring Sabi)
Posted at 05:02 pm by mokhal
JOE JONAS PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'SEE NO MORE'
Joe Jonas is out with the video for his first solo single “See No More,” taken from the pop artist’s upcoming album, “Fast Life,” which is due on September 6th via Hollywood Records. The track was co-written by Chris Brown (Nicole Scherzinger, Kelly Rowland) and produced by Brian Kennedy (Ciara, Natasha Bedingfield).
[Watch] Joe Jonas - See No More
Posted at 04:55 pm by mokhal
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