Thursday, May 03, 2012
NIRE ALLDAI DEBUTS VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'INSIDE OUT'
Nire AllDai has debuted her new music video online.
"Inside Out" marks the lead single from the singer/songwriter's upcoming debut album, which is scheduled for release in the United States on January 2013 via EMI Music Group / Virgin Records.
The still-untitled project will boast productions from Danish hitmaker Jonas "Jay Jay" Jeberg, who teamed up with AllDai on the tracks "Diggity Bomb" and "Stereophonic."
[Watch] Nire AllDai - Inside Out
Posted at 10:41 pm by mokhal
NELLY FURTADO REVEALS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR NEW ALBUM 'THE SPIRIT INDESTRUCTIBLE'
Nelly Furtado unveiled the official artwork for her upcoming fifth album, "The Spirit Indestructible," which is due in the United Kingdom on June 18 and the United States on June 19 via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.
Lead single "Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)" was written by Nelly Furtado along with super producer Rodney "Darkchild" Jerkins, who's also responsible for hits including "He About to Lose Me" by Britney Spears [Sony Music Entertainment / Jive Records], "Turn It Up" by Kelly Rowland [Motown / Universal Republic Records] and "Feedback" by Janet Jackson [Universal Music Group / Island Def Jam Recordings].
"The Spirit Indestructible" is expected to sport additional productions from Salaam Remi (Amy Winehouse, Jazmine Sullivan), Fraser T. Smith (Rebecca Ferguson, Leona Lewis), Rick Nowels (Lana Del Rey, Craig David), Lester Mendez (Shakira, Enrique Iglesias), Pharrell Williams (Mariah Carey, Toni Braxton) and John Shanks (Colbie Caillat, Delta Goodrem).
[Listen] Nelly Furtado - Big Hoops (Bigger the Better)
Posted at 10:08 pm by mokhal
TANK UNVEILS OFFICIAL SONGWRITING CREDITS FOR NEW ALBUM 'THIS IS WHO I AM'
Tank has unveiled the official songwriting credits for his upcoming fifth album, "This Is How I Feel," which is due in the United States on May 8 via Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records.
New single "Compliments" – featuring T.I. & Kris Stephens – was written by Durrell "Tank" Babbs along with Shankar Seetharam (Drake, Nicki Minaj) and Tyler "T-Minus" Williams (Ciara, Diggy Simmons).
"This Is How I Feel" sports additional contributions from Lonny Bereal (Jamie Foxx, Kelly Rowland), Chris Brown (Justin Bieber, Keri Hilson), Troy Taylor (Aretha Franklin, Whitney Houston), Kevin "K-Mac" McCall (Joelle James, Wynter Gordon), Marcella "Ms. Lago" Araica (Britney Spears, Joe Jonas), Luke Boyd (Katharine McPhee, Melanie Fiona), Nate "Danja" Hills (Justin Timberlake, Nelly Furtado), Christopher "C4" Umana (Musiq Soulchild, Kelly Rowland), James "J-Doe" Smith (Ginuwine, Tyrese), Eric Hudson (Marsha Ambrosius, Leona Lewis), Patrick "Guitarboy" Hayes (Brooke Valentine, Trey Songz), Micah "The Composer" Powell (Jordan Knight, Ron Isley) and Rex Rideout (Ledisi, Carl Thomas).
Tank – This Is How I Feel [Tracklisting & Songwriting Credits]:
Lonely: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Floyd E. III Bentley, Lonny Bereal, Chris Brown, Donald Degrate, Cedric Hailey, Melvin R. III Monroe, James "J-Doe" Smith, Kristinia Stephens, Vincent Watson).
Your One: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Jerren Spruill, Troy Taylor).
Compliments: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Kristinia Stephens, Clifford "T.I." Harris, Shankar Seetharam, Tyler "T-Minus" Williams).
Don't Give Up: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs).
Nowhere: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Floyd E. III Bentley, Lonny Bereal, Melvin R. III Monroe, James "J-Doe" Smith).
Off Your Hands: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Kevin "K-Mac" McCall).
This Is How I Feel: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Kristinia Stephens, Marcella "Ms. Lago" Araica, Luke Boyd, Nate "Danja" Hills).
Next Breath: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Sammie Bush, Kevin "K-Mac" McCall, Micah "The Composer" Powell, Christopher "C4" Umana).
Better Than Me: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Eric Hudson).
Lost It All: (Durrell "Tank" Babbs, Patrick Hayes, Troy Taylor).
[Listen] Tank - Compliments (featuring T.I. & Kris Stephens)
Posted at 07:55 pm by mokhal
ALEXANDRA BURKE UNVEILS OFFICIAL TRACKLISTING FOR NEW ALBUM 'HEARTBREAK ON HOLD'
Alexandra Burke has revealed the official tracklisting for her upcoming sophomore album, "Heartbreak on Hold," which is due in the United Kingdom on June 4 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
The set is preceded by new single "Let It Go," written by Mich "Cutfather" Hansen along with Jason Gill and Belle Humble.
Other album contributors include Mike Spencer (Diana Vickers, Kylie Minogue), Autumn Rowe (Estelle, Christina Aguilera), Richard "Rico Love" Butler (Brandy, Sean Paul), Emeli Sande (Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon), Lucas Secon (Mohombi, Conor Maynard) and Priscilla Renea (Demi Lovato, Kelly Rowland).
Alexandra Burke – Heartbreak on Hold [Official Tracklisting]:
Elephant (featuring Erick Morillo)
Let It Go
This Love Will Survive
Between the Sheets
Love You That Much
Oh La La
Sitting On Top of the World
What Money Can't Buy
[Watch] Alexandra Burke - Let It Go
Posted at 07:53 pm by mokhal
PRIYANKA CHOPRA TAPS MAKEBA RIDDICK FOR DEBUT ALBUM
Priyanka Chopra recently recorded new material with songwriter Makeba Riddick for her upcoming as-yet-untitled debut album, which is due later this year via Universal Music Group / Interscope Records.
Riddick is known for co-writing hits including “Rude Boy” by Rihanna [Island Def Jam Recordings], “Please” by Toni Braxton [Blackground Records] and “All I Have” by Jennifer Lopez featuring LL Cool J [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records].
Other songwriters backing Chopra on the highly-anticipated project are Autumn Rowe (Christina Aguilera, Leona Lewis), Kelly “Madame Buttons” Sheehan (Nicole Scherzinger, Rita Ora), Bilal “The Chef” Hajji (Pixie Lott, Kylie Minogue), Olivia “Livvi Franc” Waithe (Ciara, Jordin Sparks), Amber “Se7en” Streeter (Justin Bieber, Chris Brown), Sam Watters (Jessica Simpson, Keri Hilson), Rachel Rabin (Shakira, Tulisa Contostavlos) and Michael Busbee (Alesha Dixon, Chris Rene).
Producers include Swedish House Mafia: Sebastian Ingrosso & Steve Angello (Taio Cruz, Ellie Goulding), Orange Factory: Jeremy Skaller & Robert Larow (Jay Sean, Cover Drive), Toby Gad (Kelly Clarkson, Natasha Bedingfield), Nadir “RedOne” Khayat (Nicki Minaj, Enrique Iglesias), Rodney “Darkchild” Jerkins (Nelly Furtado, Michael Jackson), Fernando Garibay (Britney Spears, Lady GaGa) and Will “will.i.am” Adams (Cheryl Cole, John Legend).
Meanwhile, fans of Makeba Riddick’s poignant songwriting should keep an eye on the next projects by Cassie [Universal Music Group / Interscope Records], Lauriana Mae [Warner Music Group / Atlantic Records], Christina Milian [Young Money Records] and Rita Ora [Roc Nation / Columbia Records].
Posted at 07:52 pm by mokhal
COLBIE CAILLAT, COMMON PREMIERE VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'FAVORITE SONG'
Colbie Caillat unveiled her new music video online.
"Favorite Song" – which features rapper Common – marks the third single from the singer/songwriter's latest album on Universal Republic Records, "All of You."
The follow-up to "Brighter Than the Sun" was written by Colbie Caillat along with One Republic's frontman Ryan "Alias" Tedder, who's also known for helming hits including "Rumor Has It" by Adele [XL Recordings], "Already Gone" by Kelly Clarkson [19 Entertainment / RCA Records] and "Battlefield" by Jordin Sparks [Sony Music Entertainment / Jive Records].
[Watch] Colbie Caillat - Favorite Song (featuring Common)
Posted at 07:52 pm by mokhal
EMELI SANDE SETS U.S. RELEASE DATE FOR DEBUT ALBUM 'OUR VERSION OF EVENTS'
Emeli Sande will release her debut album "Our Version of Events" in the United States on June 5 via EMI Music Group / Capitol Records.
The set is preceded by lead single "Next to Me," written by Emeli Sande along with Harry Craze and Hugo Chegwin.
"Our Version of Events" sports additional alliances with Shahid "Naughty Boy" Khan (Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon), Emile Haynie (Eminem, Lana Del Rey) and Alicia Keys (Marsha Ambrosius, Christina Aguilera).
As first tipped here, it has not yet been confirmed whether newly-recorded tracks "Wonder" and "Happy Never After" will feature on a repackage of "Our Version of Events" or her next studio collection.
Meanwhile, fans of the Scottish singer/songwriter's poignant lyrics should keep an eye on the next projects by Alicia Keys [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Sugababes [Universal Music Group / Polydor Records], Leona Lewis [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records], Cover Drive [Universal Music Group / Geffen / Polydor Records], Ms. Dynamite [Sony Music Entertainment / Relentless Records] and Alexandra Burke [Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records].
[Watch] Emeli Sande - Next to Me
Posted at 07:52 pm by mokhal
USHER UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK, TRACKLISTING FOR NEW ALBUM 'LOOKING 4 MYSELF'
Usher unveiled the official artwork and tracklisting for his upcoming seventh album, "Looking 4 Myself," which is due in the United Kingdom on June 11 and the United States on June 12 via Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records.
New single "Lemme See" – which features Rick Ross – was written by Usher Raymond along with Eric Bellinger and Lundon "Da Bridge" Knighten . Production duties were handled by James "Jim Jonsin" Scheffer and Daniel Smith.
Other musicians backing Usher on the follow-up to "Raymond v. Raymond" are David Guetta (Wynter Gordon, Estelle Swaray), Pharrell Williams (Toni Braxton, Justin Timberlake), Richard "Rico Love" Butler (Sean Paul, Keri Hilson), Eric Hudson (Mary J. Blige, Sterling Simms), August Rigo (Cover Drive, Mindless Behavior), Sean "Redd Stylez" Fenton (Jason Derulo, Kelly Rowland), Andrew "Hit Drew" Clifton (Trey Songz, Keyshia Cole), Salaam Remi (Leona Lewis, Nelly Furtado), Wesley "Diplo" Pentz (Chris Brown, Justin Bieber), Ariel Rechtshaid (Charli XCX, Sky Ferreira), Martin "Max Martin" Sandberg (Celine Dion, Katy Perry), Savan Kotecha (Alexandra Burke, Cher Lloyd) and Karl "Shellback" Schuster (Carrie Underwood, Mike Posner).
Usher - Looking 4 Myself [Official Tracklisting]:
Can't Stop Won't Stop
I Care for U
Lemme See (featuring Rick Ross)
Twisted (featuring Pharrell Williams)
What Happened to U
Looking 4 Myself (featuring Luke Steele)
Lessons for the Lover
Sins of My Father
Say the Words
[Listen] Usher - Lemme See (featuring Rick Ross)
Posted at 06:16 am by mokhal
SHAKIRA DEBUTS VIDEO FOR NEW SINGLE 'ADDICTED TO YOU'
Shakira debuted her new music video online.
"Addicted to You" marks the fifth single off the Columbian singer/songwriter's latest album on Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records, "Sale el Sol."
The follow-up to "Antes de las Seis" was written and produced by Shakira along with Luis Fernando Ochoa, El Cata and John Hill.
[Watch] Shakira - Addicted to You
Posted at 12:27 am by mokhal
Wednesday, May 02, 2012
ALEXANDRA BURKE UNVEILS OFFICIAL ARTWORK FOR NEW ALBUM 'HEARTBREAK ON HOLD'
Alexandra Burke unveiled the official artwork for her upcoming sophomore album, "Heartbreak on Hold," which is due in the United Kingdom on June 4 via Sony Music Entertainment / RCA Records.
New single "Let It Go" was produced by Danish hitmaker Mich "Cutfather" Hansen, who's also responsible for tracks including "Get Outta My Way" by Kylie Minogue [EMI Music Group / Parlophone Records], "My Love" by Pixie Lott [Universal Music Group / Mercury Records] and "Heal This Heartbreak" by JLS [Sony Music Entertainment / Epic Records].
The follow-up to "Overcome" is expected to boast additional productions and songwriting contributions from Mike Spencer (Loick Essien, Diana Vickers), Priscilla Renea (Rihanna, Demi Lovato), Lucas Secon (Christina Aguilera, Jordin Sparks), Autumn Rowe (Leona Lewis, Jessica Jarrell), Richard "Rico Love" Butler (Keri Hilson, Michelle Williams) and Emeli Sande (Cheryl Cole, Alesha Dixon).
[Watch] Alexandra Burke - Let It Go
Posted at 07:49 pm by mokhal
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