Tuesday, April 08, 2008
KELLY ROWLAND - COMEBACK [VIDEO]
Here is the video for Kelly Rowland’s “Comeback”, which is taken from her latest album “Ms. Kelly” (Music World/Columbia Records). The track was produced by Scott Storch, who also produced her UK top 10 single “Work (Put It In)”.
“Ms. Kelly” includes additional alliances with Soulshock & Karlin: Carsten Schack and Kenneth Karlin (Keyshia Cole, Michelle Williams), Durrell “Tank” Babbs (Keke Wyatt, Claudette Ortiz), Polow Da Don (Fergie, Keri Hilson), Sean “The Pen” Garrett (Beyonce, Gwen Stefani), Mysto & Pizzi (Cassie, Wynter Gordon), and Billy Mann (Esmee Denters, Joss Stone).
Posted at 08:52 pm by mokhal
SEAN GARRETT - GRIPPIN' [VIDEO]
Here is the video for Sean "The Pen" Garrett's new single "Grippin", which was directed by Hype Williams. The Ludacris assisted track is taken from his forthcoming debut album, "Turbo 919", due in June via Interscope Records.
Although the track list isn't finalized, "Turbo 919" is confirmed to boast collaborations with Allaune "Akon" Thiam (Whitney Houston, Gwen Stefani), Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson), Bloodshy & Avant: Christian Karlsson and Pontus Winnberg (Britney Spears, Jordin Sparks), Pharrell Williams of The Neptunes (Toni Braxton, Faith Evans), and Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins (Mary J. Blige, Jennifer Lopez).
[Watch] Sean "The Pen" Garrett - Grippin'
Posted at 08:50 pm by mokhal
CAREY SAYS "BYE BYE" ON STARGATE PRODUCED SINGLE
Singer/songwriter Mariah Carey recently unveiled her new single “Bye Bye”, which was co-written by Johnta Austin (Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans), and produced by Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Beyonce, Janet Jackson).
The heartfelt ballad is the 2nd joint lifted from Carey’s forthcoming album, “E=MC²”, which features additional collaborations with Christopher “Tricky” Stewart (Madonna, Celine Dion), Terius “Dream” Nash (Rihanna, Britney Spears), Cristyle “The Ink” Johnson (Monica, Jennifer Lopez), Jermaine Dupri (Alicia Keys, Whitney Houston), Scott Storch (Christina Aguilera, Keyshia Cole), Kasseem “Swizz Beatz” Dean (Angie Stone, Fantasia Barrino), James Poyser (Vivian Green, Nikka Costa), Bryan Michael Cox (Brandy, Nicole Scherzinger), and Nate “Danja” Hills (Nelly Furtado, Katharine McPhee).
[Listen] Mariah Carey - Bye Bye
Posted at 08:27 pm by mokhal
JAMELIA SNAGS TAYLOR, SCYIENCE FOR NEW ALBUM
British songstress Jamelia has roped in the likes of Robert Shea Taylor (Janet Jackson, Wynter Gordon), and Scyience (Beyonce, Mary J. Blige) for her forthcoming 4th Studio album, which is expected to drop later this year.
The “Thank You” singer’s last album “Walk With Me” was released in 2006 via Parlophone Records, and boasted collaborations with musicians such as Soulshock & Karlin: Carsten Schack and Kenneth Karlin (Toni Braxton, Blu Cantrell), Bloodshy & Avant: Christian Karlsson and Pontus Winnberg (Christina Milian, Britney Spears), Karen Poole (Dannii Minogue, Mutya Buena), Eg White (Maria Lawson, Natalie Imbruglia), Hannah Robinson (Sophie Ellis Bextor, Emma Bunton), Nina Woodford (Craig David, Leona Lewis), Cutfather & Joe (Holly Valance, Cleopatra Higgins), and Peter Biker (Tracie Spencer, Keisha White).
Posted at 08:18 pm by mokhal
CASSIE PLOTS SEPTEMBER RELEASE FOR SOPHOMORE ALBUM
Model turned singer Cassie has earmarked a September release for her as-yet untitled sophomore album, which will be preceded by the Nate "Danja" Hills produced lead single "Official Girl".
The Next Selection/Bad Boy set is scheduled to spawn collaborations with Pharrell Williams of The Neptunes (Kelis, Britney Spears), Bryan Michael Cox (Mary J. Blige, Faith Evans), Eric Hudson (Wynter Gordon, Raven Symone), Kara DioGuardi (Beyonce, Ashlee Simpson), Kanye West (Estelle Swaray, Janet Jackson), Mario Winans (Ashanti, Keyshia Cole), and Ryan Leslie (Megan Rochell, Cheri Dennis).
Posted at 08:14 pm by mokhal
BROWN UNVEILS POLOW DA DON PRODUCED SINGLE
R&B crooner Chris Brown posted his new single "Forever" on his official MySpace profile, so make sure you give it a listen. The Polow Da Don produced joint is taken from the forthcoming re-release of his sophomore album, "Exclusive" (Jive Records).
The rejuvenated set features additional collaborations with Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Mario Vazquez, Lionel Richie), The Underdogs: Harvey Mason Jr. & Damon Thomas (Mario Barrett, Justin Timberlake), Sean "The Pen" Garrett (Usher, Jamie Foxx), Kasseem "Swizz Beatz" Dean (Ruben Studdard, Fantasia Barrino), Scott Storch (Trey Songz, Kelly Rowland), Will "Will-I-Am" Adams (Mary J. Blige, Nicole Scherzinger), and Bryan Michael Cox (Omarion, Marques Houston).
[Visit] Chris Brown @ MySpace
Posted at 07:58 pm by mokhal
BRIT & ALEX RELEASE NEW SINGLE @ ITUNES UK
Interscope recording group Brit & Alex checked in with fans via MySpace on Sunday (6th April) with the following message: - “Hey to all our friends in the UK ... Our first single "Let It Go" off the “Step Up 2: The Streets” soundtrack is now available on iTunes!!! Check it out, and thank you all for being so supportive.”
[Purchase] Brit & Alex - Let It Go @ iTunes UK
Posted at 07:52 pm by mokhal
Monday, April 07, 2008
BEYONCE DRAFTS DOZIER FOR NEW ALBUM
Newly married Destiny's Child star Beyonce Knowles has added songwriter/producer Beau Dozier to the list of A-List musicians backing her on the follow-up to "B'Day", which is scheduled for release later this year via Music World/Columbia Records.
The as-yet untitled set is expected to additional collaborations with Amanda Ghost (Jordin Sparks, Kylie Minogue), Timothy "Timbaland" Mosley (Madonna, Nelly Furtado), Cristyle "The Ink" Johnson (Mariah Carey, Janet Jackson), Jack Splash (Alicia Keys, Britney Spears), Johnta Austin (Leona Lewis, Jessica Simpson), Stargate: Tor Erik Hermansen & Mikkel Storleer Eriksen (Mary J. Blige, Claudette Ortiz), and Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins (Jennifer Lopez, Toni Braxton).
On the other hand, Dozier is belting out hits on the next projects by Girlicious (Interscope Records), Samantha Jade (Jive Records), The Paradiso Girls (Interscope Records), Prima J (Geffen Records), Gia Farrell (Atlantic Records), Tiffany Evans (Sony/Columbia Records), and Linda Kiraly (Universal Records).
Posted at 08:57 pm by mokhal
LIL' MAMA REVEALS NEW SINGLE TITLE
Rapper/singer Lil' Mama – whose real name is Niatia Jessica Kirkland - has christened "What It Is" as the latest single to be released from her forthcoming debut album, "VYP: Voice of Young People", due 29th April via Jive Records.
The set is expected to spawn collaborations with Kasseem "Swizz Beatz" Dean (Gwen Stefani, Mariah Carey), Scott Storch (Beyonce, Mya Harrison), Nate "Danja" Hills (Nelly Furtado, Katharine McPhee), Cool & Dre: Marcello Valenzano and Andre Lyon (Christina Milian, Teedra Moses), and Lukasz "Dr. Luke" Gottwald (Leona Lewis, Avril Lavigne).
Posted at 08:56 pm by mokhal
HOUSTON HAS NOTHING BUT LOVE ON NEWLY RECORDED TRACK
R&B powerhouse Whitney Houston recorded a new song entitled "Nothing but Love", and it's earmarked for inclusion on her highly-anticipated comeback album due this Holiday season via J Records.
The as-yet untitled disc is scheduled to sport alliances from Will "Will-I-Am" Adams (Mariah Carey, Teedra Moses), Eric Hudson (Brandy, Mary J. Blige), Allaune "Akon" Thiam (Madonna, Gwen Stefani), Sean "The Pen" Garrett (Janet Jackson, Alicia Keys), Kasseem 'Swizz Beatz" Dean (Angie Stone, Marsha Ambrosius), Soulshock & Karlin: Carsten Schack and Kenneth Karlin (Jill Scott, Keyshia Cole), Schaffer "Ne-Yo" Smith (Celine Dion, Nicole Scherzinger), and The Underdogs: Harvey Mason Jr. & Damon Thomas (Toni Braxton, Keke Wyatt).
Posted at 08:56 pm by mokhal
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