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New Music Alert! Kalpee releases “Thinking Bout You” ?
The young Trini sensation
is dropping his long awaited single “Thinking
AVAILABLE ON ALL PLATFORMS
Kalpee, one of the most promising artists to emerge from the Caribbean in the past few years. Having amassed over 24 million global streams and views, the effortless performer Trinidad & Tobago natives unveils his highly anticipated track “Thinking Bout You” accompanied with a stunning video today!
The track is an emotional affair. The song is an R&B pop infused ballad with an upbeat chorus. It was co-written and recorded by Kalpee in Sweden last year.
Shot in Los Angeles, the video features Kalpee reminiscing about his love and having flashbacks of the good times they shared in the streets of the city of angels.
Listen, stream and download now from all worldwide platforms and keep thinking about your loved ones!
CHECK OUT ‘7LIWA’ DEBUT SINGLE WITH SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT MIDDLE EAST “OHLALA”
Sony Music just released the debut track of the Moroccan Urban Star entitled “Ohlala” with multiple singles and an album to follow in 2019 featuring some very exciting Hiphop artists from Morocco and beyond.
The young artist who rose to fame 2013 thanks to his viral hits such as ‘’ Da7k T9ada ‘‘and ‘’ Batal l3alam ‘’ is back with another great tune entitled “Ohlala”. This track is about 7liwa’s determination to achieve the career and life goals that he had set for himself and how nobody is going to stand in his way. The Hiphop artist uses his own writing style and flow to deliver his message. “Ohlala” is a trap hop track written 7liwa himself in Moroccan Darija and produced by two amazing producers:’Nabz’ & ‘Naji Razzy’. The Video clip of the song was directed by Moroccan/ Belgian director and cinematographer ‘Soufiane Jarraf’. The video features 7liwa doing things his way surrounded with his crew.
The talented rapper has already collaborated with many regional and international stars such: L’Artiste, Balti, Soolking, LBenj, Laioung, 3robi, a few of them will feature in his upcoming releases with the label. Stay tuned for more info about his releases.
Manal Is Back With Another Banger ‘Pas Le Choix’
Manal drops ‘Pas Le Choix’, a brand new French pop tune with an infectious hook that is set to conquer new ground for the rising urban star.
It’s been an incredible 12 months for the Moroccan songstress, who has had a meteoric rise since signing to Sony Music, releasing smash hits Taj, Nah and capping off 2018 with the chart-busting ‘Slay’ that made waves across the world.
‘Slay’ was one of the first songs from the region to feature on Spotify’s Iconic playlists: New Music Friday and Global X. The young star Managed to get more than +60M streams in a short span of time.
‘Pas Le Choix’ sees Manal reflect on her ambitions for a career in music, a theme set against a flouro-soaked, trop-pop backdrop. The music video features Manal with her crew, dancing through her hometown Marrakech, as vibrant colors and striking visuals set the mood.
Her first, fully French-language song – with lyrics written by the imaginative singer herself – is tinged with irresistible Arabic, English and Latin flare.
The new release is produced by the talented produced by Zak Cosmos Prod, who was also behind Franco-Algerian hit maker L’Algerino’s biggest hit, ‘Les Menottes’. The artist himself became an instant fan after hearing ‘Slay’.
‘Pas Le Choix’ is a fantastic insight into Manal’s passion for experimentation and constant evolution. The song has sparked an exciting collaboration with L’Algerino, too – due to hit the airwaves soon, so stay tuned for news and updates!
Manal is also set to release a new music video later this year – watch this space!
Trinidadian sensation Kalpee returns with triumphant new material after a busy 2018. The Sony Music star releases Love Letter today, a song written and produced from his heart, spreading a message of peace and love to his fans all over the world.
Love Letter touches on one of the most emotional experience of life;
expressing love. The song reminisces on the fun-loving moments Kalpee shared with a special person in his life, pouring
his feelings to them through love letters.
This laid-back R&B smash with an infectious chorus and dreamy vocals was written and recorded by Kalpee in Sweden during a busy winter of writing and producing with some of the Europe’s best. The track release is accompanied by a unique digital generator using lyrics form the song to allow fans to share love letters with someone special via social media.
Sony Music Entertainment Middle East announce signing of Moroccan R’n’B StarAminux’s debut single with the label -“Ana Dialek” – drops worldwide TODAY!!Rumors of debut album in pipeline
Sony Music Entertainment Middle East today confirmed the signing of Moroccan RnB sensation Aminux. A hit maker, the 26-year-old boasts over 111 million worldwide streams, 2.8 million passionate social media fans and a history of hits including regional smashes Makayan Ma and Ghanjibo.
release – Ana Dialek (Moroccan Arabic) – which means I am Yours in English, is Aminux’s first release with Sony Music
and falls perfectly with Valentine’s day as a message of love to his fans. The
record is a fresh, uplifting RnB infused pop record, which blends Aminux’s
unique vocals with heartfelt lyrics and a mixture of melodies produced by the
artist, from his heart.
The song represents a mixture of Aminux’s Moroccan/Arabic
Identity and his urban influences beautifully, and is destined to travel far
and wide, touching the hearts of his fans all over the world.
The record is available today on all global digital music
services, including Spotify, Anghami, Deezer and Apple Music. The single is accompanied
by a vibrant and colorful music video which follows Aminux, his love interest and
their relationship journey from youthful fun and passion, to love and the
ultimate bliss of marriage. The video would not be complete without an
appearance from one of Aminux’s great loves: his golden retriever Summer
Sony Music Entertainment Middle East will be representing
and promoting Aminux in the Middle East and worldwide.
Speaking on Aminux signing, Mike Fairburn, General
Manager of Sony Music Middle East commented: “Sony Music is a people and artist first company, passionate about the careers of our talent.
In the Middle East, we are committed to nurturing and promoting Arabic artists
and so today a proud moment for the label and artist teams.”
continued, “Aminux is not only a brilliantly gifted artist, but a humble and
sincere person. Working with him has given us all the greatest thrill, and I
couldn’t be happier for him today as we release his brilliant record Ana
Dialek. And there’s even more to come. Watch this space!”
With more music to follow and rumors of a debut album, it
will be an exciting year ahead for the young superstar. Commenting on the day of release and of the signing,
Amine said “It has always been important
to me to work with passionate people and the entire team at Sony Music really
shares my vision for my music. I’m so excited to finally share Ana Dialek with
the world and my fans but the journey is only just beginning”.
The single is available to stream worldwide on all services.
Born in Tangiers,
Amine Temri, better known as Aminux is one of the most popular Moroccan artists
on YouTube with more 100 millions of views. Winner of the 2015 Morocco Music
Awards in the pop category, this young man has is known for his unique music
style, which is a mix of R’n’B and Moroccan Pop.
His biggest hits
are “Wayema”, “Machi B7alhom”, “Makayn Ma” and
He also took part
in a number of festivals, notably Mawazine (2016 & 2018).
In 2018, he featured
“Men Kol Makan” the official anthem of
the World Youth Forum together with artists from across the globe: Carmen
Soliman (Egypt), Adel Ebrahim (UAE), Kostas Ageris (Greece), Carolina Russi
(Italy), Eden Myrrh (South Africa) and Fatin Shidqia (Indonesia). They
performed the Song at the opening ceremony of the Forum in Sharm Al Sheikh,
Egypt in front of the Egyptian President, Abdelfattah El-Sisi.
July 31, 2018 — Following his head-turning hit “Colourful, Kalpee has unveiled a new remix EP. The pack features one remix by enigmatic DJs and producersThe FaNaTiX bringing dancehall and bashment to the mix, along with another remix helmed by UAE’s premium talent MarkShakeDown, who introduces a touch of fun 80’s vibes. A third remix is included in the pack all the way from Sweden, by Hannes & Isac adding a nice tropical breeze to the record. “Colourful” is Kalpee’s third single, garnering millions of streams and views, this track could be described as a multi-genre blend combining Funk, Reggae, pop and a little bit of RnB… WATCH the music video here.
Just last weekend, Kalpee performed at The Emergence Series supporting War Child UK. Promoting individuality and inclusivity, Kalpee recently showed off his musical and performing prowess with a special set at The Colour Run UK. He is also set to light up the stage at Festival of Colours on September 8th and will be heading to Asia for live events and promo later this September.
“New Ones” is a follow up to the release of the “Spaceship” EP , with its title track making the duo explode overseas and topping the charts on Asia’s biggest music platform, Joox, in Thailand for 20 weeks and bringing home millions of streams.
An earworm of a track, the combination of Camper’s soulful vocals and Hollaphonic’s feel good bassline make “New Ones” a guaranteed blistering summer anthem.
Sony Music Artists At Mawazine 2018
Established in 2001, the annual Mawazine Festival has become one of the most highly anticipated music festivals in North Africa, hosting approximately 2.5 million concert-goers each year. Organized by Maroc Cultures, the nine-day festival aims to unite musical talent from all points of the globe. Tickets for the festival are currently on sale, and can be purchased online.
Martin Garrix – June 22nd
22 year old Martin Garrix joins the Mawazine line up! Martin Garrix and Khalid team up on new single “Ocean”. Martin officially confirmed “Ocean” will release on Friday, June 15th!
French Montana – June 23rd
Super star French Montana to perform at Mawazine on Saturday June 23rd, on the OLM-Souissi stage. Earlier this year French Montana dropped “Famous” shot in Morocco from his RIAA gold-certified critically acclaimed sophomore album, “JUNGLE RULES”. The superstar was keen to show the world his roots and to bring out a message of positivity.
The Chainsmokers – June 26th
The Chainsmokers are headlining at Mawazine on June 26th. The American EDM pop duo’s debut album Memories… Do Not Open is officially the third longest-running album on Billboard’sTop Dance/Electronic Albums chart.
James Arthur will be performing during Jounieh Summer Festival 2018
James Arthur is to Beirut this June. It’s a great time for James as he just dropped two brand new songs “You Deserve Better” and “At My Weakest”!
“You Deserve Better” is an up-tempo future smash, featuring a soulful groove, funk guitars and James’s trademark stunning vocals and harmonies. The track, written by James with superstar songwriters Camille Purcell and TMS, sees James tell a love they are better off without him.
Showing another side of James, “At My Weakest” is a beautiful gospel-tinged ballad that is sure to appeal to his ever growing army of fans worldwide.
James’s last single “Naked” was a smash hit late last year. It has been streamed an amazing 100 million times worldwide. The video for the song features model/actress Cressida Bonas and has to date had over 85 million views.
Arthur is set to perform at this year’s summer festival on June 29 – and tickets are already being sold. Click here: Ticketing Box Office.
The festival is set to start mid-June, and will also feature performances by IL Divo, Julien Clerc, and Lebanon’s very own Wael Kfoury.
Who’s ready for a night of singing our hearts out with James?
Ammar Al Azaki Drops Spiritual Single “Shantat Safar”
Khaleeji pop star Ammar Al Azaki releases “Shantat Safar” to celebrate Ramadan’s positive spiritual vibes. “Shantat Safar” comes after Ammar’s debut single, “Kalam Abyad” released in March 2018.