Sunday, August 28, 2011
REBECCA FERGUSON ENLISTS ANDREA MARTIN FOR DEBUT CD
Rebecca Ferguson has enlisted the songwriting services of Andrea Martin for her upcoming debut album, which is due on December 5th via Syco Music / Epic Records. The hit songwriter is known for penning “Better in Time” by Leona Lewis [Syco Music / J Records], “It Takes More” by Jordin Sparks [Jive Records] and “Give It to Me Right” by Melanie Fiona [Universal Motown Records].
Other musicians backing the British songstress on the still-untitled project are Reginald “Syience” Perry (Marsha Ambrosius, Cheryl Cole), Autumn Rowe (Jessica Jarrell, Alexis Jordan), Chuck Harmony (Fantasia Barrino, Jennifer Hudson), Claude Kelly (Britney Spears, Kelly Clarkson) and Alexander “Al Shux” Shuckburgh (Priscilla Renea, Alicia Keys).
Posted at 06:31 pm by mokhal
LEONA LEWIS ANNOUNCES TITLE FOR NEW ALBUM
British singer/songwriter Leona Lewis has christened her upcoming 3rd album "Glass Heart" and will release it on November 28th via Syco Music / J Records. The set is preceded by the Avicii-assisted lead single "Collide," which was co-written by Autumn Rowe (Pixie Lott, Rebecca Ferguson) and produced by Sandy "Sandy Vee" Wilhelm (Kelly Rowland, Nicki Minaj).
The follow-up to "Echo" is expected to boast additional productions and songwriting contributions from Dallas Austin (Tamia, Janet Jackson), Andrea Martin (Monica, Toni Braxton), Carsten "Soulshock" Schack (Marissa Jack, Christina Milian), Nikesha Briscoe (Britney Spears, Keyshia Cole), Alexander "Al Shux" Shuckburgh (Alesha Dixon, Cheryl Cole), Priscilla Renea (Rihanna, Kelly Rowland), Greg Kurstin (Livvi Franc, Kelly Clarkson), Sia Furler (Christina Aguilera, Neon Hitch), Ryan "Alias" Tedder (Colbie Caillat, Beyonce Knowles), Cristyle "The Ink" Johnson (Tiffany Evans, Keke Palmer), Jeff Bhasker (Alicia Keys, Kanye West), Rico Love (Usher, Michelle Williams), Toby Gad (Robin Thicke, Meleni Smith), Claude Kelly (Whitney Houston, Toni Braxton) and Alonzo "Novel" Stevenson (Joss Stone, Tanya Lacey).
Posted at 01:13 pm by mokhal
GOAPELE SETS TITLE, RELEASE DATE FOR NEW ALBUM
Singer/songwriter Goapele has dubbed "Play" as the lead single from her upcoming 3rd album, "Break of Dawn," which is due on October 25th via Skyblaze Recordings. The track was produced by Dan Electric & Teddy Thunderbolt. Other album contributors include Christopher "Drumma Boy" Gholson (Snoop Dogg, The Game) and Kerry "Krucial" Brothers (Alicia Keys, Keyshia Cole).
Posted at 12:57 pm by mokhal
Saturday, August 27, 2011
JASON DERULO REVEALS OFFICIAL TRACK LIST FOR 'FUTURE HISTORY'
Singer/songwriter Jason Derulo has unveiled the official track list for his upcoming sophomore album, “Future History,” which is due on September 27th via Beluga Heights / Atlantic Records. The set is preceded by new single “It Girl,” co-written by Lindy Robbins (Nicole Scherzinger, Demi Lovato) and produced by Emanuel Kiriakou (Whitney Houston, Celine Dion).
Jason Derulo – Future History [Official Track List]:
Don't Wanna Go Home
Make It Up As We Go
Fight For You
Pick Up The Pieces
Posted at 06:19 pm by mokhal
LEONA LEWIS PREMIERES VIDEO FOR 'COLLIDE'
Leona Lewis is out with the video for her new single "Collide," taken from the British singer/songwriter's upcoming as-yet-untitled 3rd album on Syco Music / J Records. The track was co-written by Autumn Rowe (Cher Lloyd, Alexandra Burke) and produced by Sandy "Sandy Vee" Wilhelm (Rihanna, Kelly Rowland).
[Watch] Leona Lewis - Collide
Posted at 12:22 am by mokhal
Friday, August 26, 2011
RIHANNA DEBUTS VIDEO FOR 'CHEERS (DRINK TO THAT)'
Rihanna is out with the video for her new single “Cheers (Drink to That),” taken from the Barbadian artist’s latest album on Island Def Jam Records, “Loud.” The Stacy Barthe & Corey Gibson-penned track was produced Andrew Harr & Jermaine Jackson of R&B production duo The Runners, who also teamed up with the artist on “California King Bed,” which was co-written by Priscilla Renea.
[Watch] Rihanna - Cheers (Drink to That)
Posted at 12:25 pm by mokhal
NEW TRACK BY MARY J. BLIGE HITS THE NET
A new track by Mary J. Blige has hit the net on Thursday (August 26th, 2011). “25/8” is slotted for inclusion on the R&B singer/songwriter’s upcoming album on Matriarch / Geffen Records, “My Life II: The Journey Continues.” The track was produced by Eric Hudson, who previously teamed up with the artist on “You Know” and “Talk to Me,” taken from the albums “Reflections: A Retrospective” and “Growing Pains.”
Posted at 12:24 pm by mokhal
BEYONCE PREMIERES VIDEO FOR '1+1'
Beyonce Knowles is out with the video for her new single “1+1,” taken from the singer/songwriter’s latest album on Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records, “4.” The track was co-written and co-produced by Terius “The Dream” Nash and Christopher “Tricky” Stewart, who also teamed up with the artist on “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)” and “Smash Into You.”
[Watch] Beyonce Knowles - 1+1
Posted at 12:22 pm by mokhal
Thursday, August 25, 2011
COVER DRIVE POSTS WIDEBOYS' REMIX FOR 'LICK YA DOWN'
Cover Drive are out with the official remix video for their lead single "Lick Ya Down," taken from the Bajan quartet's upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on Polydor / Geffen Records. The track will be released in the UK via online digital outlets on August 28th.
[Watch] Cover Drive - Lick Ya Down (Wideboys Remix)
Posted at 05:12 pm by mokhal
LUKE JAMES ANNOUNCES DEBUT SINGLE DETAILS
R&B singer/songwriter Luke James has dubbed "I Want You" as the lead single from his upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album on New Age Rock Stars / Interscope Records. The track was produced by Nate "Danja" Hills, who's also responsible for "Nothing But Love" by Whitney Houston [Arista / J Records], "Gimme More" by Britney Spears [Jive Records] and "Love Story" by Katharine McPhee [RCA Records].
Posted at 01:18 am by mokhal
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