GRAMMY Award winning and YouTube record breaking artist Ed Sheeran unveiled 14 YouTube Shorts giving fans the first full preview of his forthcoming album ‘=’ (Equals), only on YouTube. ‘=’ is the fourth installment in Sheeran’s symbol album series and he is giving fans a first ever album preview on YouTube Shorts with a glimpse into all 14 tracks ahead of the albums official release this Friday, October 29 (Asylum/Atlantic). What’s more, fans around the world are now able to watch and create their own #SheeranShorts to every track on the album.
Hailing from La Puente, California, Crystal Starr is your next favourite diva artist, with her new single, ‘All Mine’. She’ll instantly call to mind the likes of Beyoncé, Mariah Carey, and even Whitney Houston – and fans of all of the above will love her. ‘All Mine’ can be all yours when it’s released on October 28.
When your band is deemed the “Death Cab For Cutie Of The South”, you immediately give listeners new and old an idea of what to expect. But the Birmingham Alabama natives, comprising lifelong friends Kameron Mitchell, Mason Thomas, and Ethan Standard, and their new single, ‘It’ Not The Same’, from their album, ‘Under’, show that they bring a whole lot more to the table.
‘Thrills Of My Life Version 2’, by Emmanuel Ndawula, is the new version of his single, ‘Thrills Of My Life’, which he released two years ago. The original has been transformed from its upbeat tempo to a more soft, ballad style track; entirely wholesome and filled with joy and happiness, the song is accompanied by a heartwarming music video, focusing on Emmanuel as he sings and plays piano.
If you’ve been living under a rock then you’ll not have realised that Jedward have in recent months become not just the darlings of Twitter, but they’ve taken over TikTok as well. On two accounts – @planetjedward and @jepictiktok, they’ve been uploading videos about their day to day lives, but in true Jedward fashion, there’s fun and humour involved.
Atlanta natives Riiyoo and Lil Lee met while working at a local food chain at an airport, and from there fate took control. The pair shared a common passion for music, and their friendship grew. The pair have been working together ever since – this time on their music, and their latest song and music video, ‘Pray 4 Me’, is the perfect introduction to their unique sound, genuineness, and humbleness.
Nadine Bloch, known professionally as Nadine, is set to release her third single today. ‘Missed Call’ follows on from the excellent ‘My Way’ and ‘Three’ which both showcase the diversity and quality of this artist. Having graduated from the prestigious popular music program at USC, where she added to her already outstanding natural ability developed from the age of 5 in musical theatre, Nadine has hit the ground running with the high quality of her output. ‘Missed Call’ is a further development along the path of musical female empowerment; it’s very clear that Nadine self-empowers with her lyricism as she writes very definitely from the perspective of a young modern woman, but the music is also hugely empowering to the listener whatever the age or gender.
Michigan native Jen Fodor threw caution to the wind, and packed up her life and moved to Los Angeles, to follow her dreams. The City of Angels is well known for taking young hopefuls and spitting them out the other side, but thankfully Jen is made of sterner stuff, and her immense creative vision and drive has seen her take on just about every role you can think of in the entertainment industry.
Singer-songwriter DANIEL left his hometown at an early age to dive into the music scene in London. With a sound he describes as, “pop-laced music with raw and honest lyrics”, he grew up listening to a wide range of genres, and cites his inspiration as coming from elements of the songs he listened to during that time, making him the artist he is today. DANIEL’s new single, ‘Want Me Back’, is filled with confidence, and is a sure-fire dancefloor hit.
AURORA has revealed her ethereal music video for latest single, ‘Giving In To The Love’. Since it’s premiere at 5pm BST, it has already surpassed 219k views on YouTube! Shot in Oslo and directed by AURORA herself, alongside Fill In Productions, it sees the Norwegian songstress dancing amongst nature, before seemingly giving a statue the magic touch of life.
Based in Liverpool, Daisy Gill is a singer songwriter who’s been learning music since she was 5, and at 11 she started writing songs. With her new single, ‘Nothing Out Of Me’, she’s standing up against all the misogyny and discrimination in the music business, and fighting for all the strong, confident, and intelligent women.