Thursday, February 02, 2012
JOJO ENLISTS LASHAWN 'BIG SHIZ' DANIELS FOR NEW ALBUM 'JUMPING TRAINS'
Jojo has enlisted the songwriting services of LaShawn "Big Shiz" Daniels for her upcoming album on Blackground / Interscope Records, "Jumping Trains."
The hitmaker previously co-wrote tracks such as "Work It Man" by Kelly Rowland [Universal Republic / Motown Records], "Just in Love" by Joe Jonas [Hollywood Records] and "High Road" by Alexis Jordan [Roc Nation / Columbia Records].
Other musicians backing the "Disaster" singer on the highly-anticipated project are Da Internz: Ernest Clark & Marcos Palacios (Rihanna, Sean Kingston), Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins (Toni Braxton, Nelly Furtado), Matthew "Boi-1da" Samuels (Nicole Scherzinger, Keri Hilson) and The Messengers: Nasri Atweh & Adam Messinger (Chris Brown, Justin Bieber).
Posted at 04:44 pm by mokhal
PIA TOSCANO TEAMS UP WITH LIVVI FRANC ON DEBUT ALBUM
Add Olivia “Livvi Franc” Waithe to the list of contributors on Pia Toscano’s upcoming debut album on Interscope Records.
The Bajan singer/songwriter previously co-wrote tracks such as “Trouble for Me” by Britney Spears [Jive Records], “The War is Over” by Kelly Clarkson [RCA Records] and “Dub on the Track” by Cher Lloyd [Simco Limited / Sony Music Entertainment].
Other musicians backing Toscano on the still-untitled project are Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Whitney Houston, Janet Jackson), Nasri Atweh (Chris Brown, Justin Bieber), Harvey Mason Jr. (Justin Timberlake, Claudette Ortiz), Lindy Robbins (Nicole Scherzinger, Pixie Lott), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, Meleni Smith), Ali Tamposi (Amanda Reifer, Beyonce Knowles), Brian Kennedy (Jesse McCartney, Natasha Bedingfield), Bonnie McKee (Elliot Yamin, Leona Lewis) and Rock Mafia: Tim James & Antonia Armato (Demi Lovato, Miley Cyrus).
Posted at 04:43 pm by mokhal
REBECCA FERGUSON PREMIERES VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'TOO GOOD TO LOSE'
Rebecca Ferguson is out with the video for her new single “Too Good to Lose,” taken from the British singer/songwriter’s debut album on Simco Limited / Sony Music Entertainment, “Heaven.” The follow-up to “Nothing’s Real But Love” was written by Ferguson along with frequent collaborator Francis “EG” White.
[Watch] Rebecca Ferguson - Too Good to Lose
Posted at 04:41 pm by mokhal
NEON HITCH UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR NEW SINGLE 'FUCK U BETTA'
Neon Hitch unveiled the official artwork for her new single, “Fuck U Betta,” taken from the British singer/songwriter’s upcoming debut album on Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records, “Beg, Borrow and Steal.” The track was written by Hitch along with Lauren Christy (Avril Lavigne, Britney Spears) and Benjamin “Benny Blanco” Levin (Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera).
Posted at 04:39 pm by mokhal
Wednesday, February 01, 2012
MELENI SMITH UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR DEBUT ALBUM 'MY HEART IN FOCUS'
Singer/songwriter Meleni Smith unveiled the official artwork for her debut album, “My Heart in Focus,” which is out now on iTunes. The set is preceded by lead single “I Don’t Need a Plan,” which was written by Smith and Chris Pinset.
Other album contributors include Andreas “Quiz” Romdhane (Kelly Clarkson, Alexandra Burke), Josef Larossi (Amanda Reifer, Ina Wroldsen), Toby Gad (Alicia Keys, Robin Thicke) and Chuck Harmony (Fantasia Barrino, Nicole Scherzinger).
Posted at 04:42 pm by mokhal
STARSHELL REVEALS TITLE FOR DEBUT ALBUM
Singer/songwriter Starshell has revealed the title of her upcoming debut album. “Liberation” will be released later this year via Matriarch / Interscope Records. The set is preceded by lead singles “Superluva” and “Birthday Girl.”
Album contributors include Kasseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean (Nicki Minaj, Whitney Houston), Marsha Ambrosius (LeToya Luckett, Alicia Keys), Fernando Garibay (Wynter Gordon, Lady Gaga), Nire AllDai (Nicole Scherzinger, Keri Hilson), Jeff Bhasker (Leona Lewis, Natalia Kills), Stacy Barthe (John Legend, Katy Perry),Kanye West (Janet Jackson, Mariah Carey), Shaffer “Ne-Yo” Smith (Jennifer Hudson, Fantasia Barrino), Will “Will.I.Am” Adams (Cheryl Cole, Usher Raymond) and Scott Storch (Christina Aguilera, Paris Hilton).
Posted at 04:42 pm by mokhal
ALONZO "NOVEL" STEVENSON SETS TITLE FOR NEW EP
Novel has dubbed his next LP “Red Wine & Ambien” and will start working on it in March 2012. According to his official Twitter account, the follow-up to “Grant Me Serenity” will be free to the public.
The hitmaker, born Alonzo Stevenson, previously co-wrote and produced tracks for other artists such as “Coming Home” by Lemar [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records], “Music” by Joss Stone featuring Lauryn Hill [EMI / Virgin Records] and “Whatever It Takes” by Leona Lewis [Syco Music / J Records].
Posted at 04:41 pm by mokhal
MADONNA UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR NEW ALBUM 'MDNA'
Madonna unveiled the official artwork for her upcoming album, "MDNA," which is due on March 26th via Live Nation / Interscope Records.
The set is preceded by lead single "Give Me All Your Luvin'," featuring Nicki Minaj and M.I.A. The track was written by Madonna along with Nicki Minaj, Maya "M.I.A" Arulpragasam, Martin Solveig and Michael Tordjman.
Other musicians backing Madonna on the follow-up to "Hard Candy" are Marco "Benny" Benassi, Alessandro "Alle" Bennassi, William Orbit, Julie Frost, , Priscilla Renea, Jimmy Harry, Michael Malih, Hardy "Indiigo" Muanza and The Demolition Crew: Demacio Castellon, Mike Anthony, Square Boogie & Jax.
Posted at 04:38 pm by mokhal
DIGGY SIMMONS SETS RELEASE DATE FOR DEBUT ALBUM 'UNEXPECTED ARRIVAL'
Diggy Simmons has the release date of his upcoming debut album. “Unexpected Arrival” will hit the stores on March 20th via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records. The set is preceded by lead singles “Copy Paste” and “Do It Like You,” featuring Jeremih.
Album contributors include Warren “Oak” Felder (Keri Hilson, Toni Braxton), Andrew “Pop” Wansel (Elle Varner, Fantasia Barrino), Bei Maejor (Frank Ocean, LeToya Luckett) and Dernst “D’Mile” Emile (Janet Jackson, Wynter Gordon).
Posted at 04:37 pm by mokhal
LABRINTH DROPS LYRIC VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'LAST TIME'
Labrinth unveiled the official lyric video for his new single "Last Time." Taken from the British singer/songwriter's upcoming debut album, "Electronic Earth," the track was written & produced by Timothy "Labrinth" McKenzie and will be released in the UK on March 11th via Syco Music.
[Watch] Labrinth - Last Time (Lyric Video)
Posted at 04:33 pm by mokhal
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