Tuesday, September 16, 2008
SPEARS BLASTS WOMANIZERS ON NEW SINGLE
Pop star Britney Spears has christened her next album “Circus”, and will release it on 2nd December via Jive Records. The disc is preceded by lead single “Womanizer”, which was helmed by Atlanta-based production team The Outsyders.
Other album contributors include Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg (Avril Lavigne, Kelis Rogers), Kara DioGuardi (Samantha Jade, Cassie Ventura), Lukasz “Dr. Luke” Gottwald (Katy Perry, Jeannie Ortega), Kasia Livingston (Jessica Simpson, Whitney Houston), Jack Splash (Alicia Keys, Beyonce Knowles), Cathy Dennis (Kylie Minogue, Carrie Underwood), Fernando Garibay (Nicole Scherzinger, Paris Hilton), Sean “The Pen” Garrett (Ashlee Simpson, Ciara Harris), Guy Sigsworth (Madonna, Alanis Morissette), Keri Hilson (Toni Braxton, Mary J. Blige), Bloodshy & Avant: Christian Karlsson and Pontus Winnberg (Christina Milian, Jordin Sparks), Stefani “Lady GaGa” Germanotta (LeToya Luckett, Esmee Denters) and Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Jennifer Lopez, Fantasia Barrino).
Posted at 04:05 pm by mokhal
SULLIVAN POSTS NEW SONG @ MYSPACE: "LIONS, TIGERS AND BEARS"
R&B vocalist Jazmine Sullivan posted a new song on her official MySpace profile entitled “Lions, Tigers and Bears”, so make sure you check it out! The track was co-written and produced by Salaam Remi, who also helmed the 2nd single, “Bust Your Windows”.
Sullivan’s upcoming debut album, “Fearless”, is out on 23rd September via J Records. Expect additional productions from Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliot (Whitney Houston, Mariah Carey), Cool & Dre: Andre Lyon and Marcello Valenzano (Teedra Moses, Christina Milian), Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Janet Jackson, Beyonce Knowles), Nate “Danja” Hills (Usher Raymond, Justin Timberlake), Jack Splash (Estelle Swaray, Alicia Keys), Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Chante Moore, Tamar Braxton), James Poyser (Nikka Costa, Vivian Green) and Wyclef Jean (Lionel Richie, Claudette Ortiz).
[Visit] Jazmine Sullivan @ MySpace
Posted at 04:03 pm by mokhal
PINK - FUNHOUSE [ALBUM COVER]
Here is the cover art for Pink’s new album, “Funhouse”, which is due on 28th October via LaFace / Zomba Records. Lead single “So What”, was co-written and produced by Martin “Max Martin” Sandberg, who’s also working on the next projects by Britney Spears (Jive Records), Paula DeAnda (Arista Records) and Samantha Jade (Jive Records).
“Funhouse” sports additional alliances with Nate “Danja” Hills (Justin Timberlake, Nelly Furtado), Kara DioGuardi (Beyonce Knowles, Kylie Minogue), Francis “Eg” White (Natalie Imbruglia, Javine Hylton), Billy Mann (Joss Stone, Kelly Rowland) and Butch Walker (Avril Lavigne, Katy Perry).
Posted at 04:01 pm by mokhal
WILLIAMS TO RELEASE "UNEXPECTED" IN OCTOBER
Destiny’s Child star Michelle Williams will release her upcoming album, “Unexpected”, on 7th October via Music World/Columbia Records. The set features hit singles “We Break the Dawn”, “The Greatest” and “Hello Heartbreak”.
Album contributors include Jim Jonsin (Kelly Rowland, Teedra Moses), Makeba Riddick (Janet Jackson, Mya Harrison), Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Keke Wyatt, Mary J. Blige), Rico Love (Usher Raymond, Keri Hilson) and Solange Knowles (Alesha Dixon, Kelly Rowland).
Posted at 04:00 pm by mokhal
NIKKA COSTA - STUCK TO YOU [VIDEO]
Singer/songwriter Nikka Costa is out with the video for “Stuck to You”, taken from her upcoming album, “Pebble to a Pearl”, which is due on 28th October via Go Funk Yourself / Stax Records. The disc boasts collaborations with Justin Stanley (Maria Hamer Jensen, Lamya Al Mughairy), Kara DioGuardi (Nicole Scherzinger, Christina Aguilera) and James Poyser (Mariah Carey, Jazmine Sullivan).
[Watch] Nikka Costa - Stuck to You
Posted at 03:59 pm by mokhal
GRACE JONES - HURRICANE [OFFICIAL TRACK LIST]
Here is the official track list for Grace Jones’ comeback album, “Hurricane”, which is due on 27th October via Wall of Sounds Records. The set includes productions from Reggae pioneers Sly Dunbar & Robbie Shakespeare (Dawn Penn, Gwen Stefani, Sinead O’ Connor).
Grace Jones – Hurricane [Official Track List]:
01 – This is Life
02 – William’s Blood
03 – Corporate Cannibal
04 – I’m Crying (Mother’s Tears)
05 – Well Well Well
06 – Hurricane
07 – Love You to Life
08 - Sunset Surprise
09 – Devil in My Life
Posted at 03:56 pm by mokhal
Monday, September 15, 2008
CRAIG DAVID TO RELEASE GREATEST HITS IN NOVEMBER
Craig David is eyeing a November 24th release date for his upcoming Greatest Hills Collection. The Warner Brothers/Atlantic set is likely to include hits such as “Rewind”, “7 Days”, “Fill Me In”, “Walking Away”, “Hidden Agenda”, “Unbelievable”, “All the Way”, “Rise & Fall”, “6 of 1 Thing” and “Officially Yours”.
Throughout his musical career, the British crooner collaborated with hitmakers such as Mark Hill (Corinne Bailey Rae, Michelle Escoffery), Soulshock & Karlin: Carsten Schack and Kenneth Karlin (Shola Ama, Jamelia Davis), Curtis Richardson of The Conglomerate (Jennifer Lopez, Keri Hilson), Rick Nowels (Shaznay Lewis, Dido Armstrong), Mark Taylor (Christina Milian, Delta Goodrem), The Underdogs: Harvey Mason Jr. & Damon Thomas (Nick Lachey, Justin Timberlake), Harold Lilly (Alicia Keys, Janet Jackson) and Nina Woodford (Alesha Dixon, Leona Lewis).
Posted at 05:27 pm by mokhal
[PREVIEW] JAZMINE SULLIVAN - FEARLESS
Feel free to preview all songs from Jazmine Sullivan’s upcoming debut album, “Fearless”, which is due on 23rd September via J Records. The disc includes hit single “Need U Bad”, which was co-written and produced by Missy “Misdemeanor” Elliot and Cainon Lamb (Tweet, Fantasia Barrino, Monica Arnold).
Among the other musicians backing Sullivan on “Fearless” are Salaam Remi (Amy Winehouse, Mutya Buena), Marsha Ambrosius (Emily King, Solange Knowles), James Poyser (Nikka Costa, Vivian Green), Wyclef Jean (Mary J. Blige, Lionel Richie), Jack Splash (Beyonce Knowles, Alicia Keys), Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Jennifer Hudson, Tamar Braxton), Nate “Danja” Hills (Christina Milian, Usher Raymond) and Cool & Dre: Andre Lyon and Marcello Valenzano (Teairra Mari, Mariah Carey).
[Preview] Jazmine Sullivan - Fearless
Posted at 05:24 pm by mokhal
DONNIE KLANG RELEASES DEBUT CD
Up and coming artist Donnie Klang released his debut album, “Just A Rolling Stone”, on 9th September via Bad Boy Records. The set features lead single “Take You There”, which was produced by The Soul Diggaz (Brooke Valentine, Cheri Dennis, Keyshia Cole).
Other album contributors include 7 Aurelius (Mariah Carey, Ashanti Douglas), Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Jesse McCartney, Britney Spears), Terius “Dream” Nash (Chris Brown, Rihanna Fenty), Phalon “Jazze Pha” Alexander (Usher Raymond, Aaliyah Haughton), Johnta Austin (Leona Lewis, Jordin Sparks), Mario Winans (Tamia, Faith Evans), The Clutch: Balewa Muhammad, Candice Nelson, Ezekiel Lewis & Patrick “J.Que” Smith (Omarion Grandberry, Mary J. Blige) and Nate “Danja” Hills (Justin Timberlake, Trey Songz).
Posted at 05:21 pm by mokhal
Sunday, September 14, 2008
JOHN LEGEND - EVOLVER [ALBUM COVER]
Here is the cover for John Legend's upcoming album, "Evolver", which is due on 28th October via Sony Urban/Columbia Records. The set features lead single "Green Light", helmed by Rick Nowels (Craig David, Alicia Keys, Dido Armstrong).
Posted at 10:03 pm by mokhal
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