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Producer Confirmed Akon Wrote the 'Sorry' Song

August 29, 2007 04:40:32 GMT


Producer Clinton Sparks has denied the claim that Akon didn't write his latest song 'Sorry, Blame It on Me'. Sparks insists that both of them work together and that his collaborator is "an incredibly accomplished producer and songwriter".

Earlier this week, gossip site TMZ.com reported that a close source said Akon didn't pen the apology song. Instead, it was initiated that Sparks had written the entire piece although he was still credited as co-writer and producer.

Britney Spears' Official Song to Hit Airwaves Next Week!

August 29, 2007 04:05:50 GMT


Britney Spears will officially release a brand new song on radio outlets according to insiders in Jive Records. A track called 'Gimme More' is ready to be launched next week and will be included in her come back album which is due 2008.

The up-beat song is Timbaland and protege Danja-produced which is still unknown to be a first single or a promotional track only. In July, it was reported that her new single is 'Get Back' which music video has been shot.

Kanye West's Collaboration With Chris Martin Leaked

August 28, 2007 07:56:51 GMT


Kanye West is adding the momentum of his already hype buzz. After accepting a chart battle from 50 Cent and declaring himself the new Michael Jackson, now his highly-anticipated collaboration with Chris Martin has leaked online.

'Homecoming', a track taken from the September 11 release 'Graduation' presents original materials that he did with the Coldplay's frontman. It has the mid-tempo feel with Martin's signature piano-playing and additional sound of drum.

The Raconteurs Unveil New Progress in New Album

August 28, 2007 07:27:33 GMT


Done with the album work in The White Stripes, Jack White is putting a full gear on his other project, The Raconteurs aka The Saboteurs in Australia. The band announced that they have accumulated a number of songs ready to be molded into new CD.

A post on their official website read, "The 'teurs have a lot of new songs in the works people, the writing and structure of them has dissipated and reinvigorated many times over since we came home from our last shows."

Daft Punk Chronicle Their Second Live Album

August 28, 2007 06:39:53 GMT


French electronic Daft Punk finally put their performance into a live album dubbed 'Punk Alive 2007' which is due November 20. The album contains footage taken from the June 14 show in Paris' Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy, featuring the duo playing first hometown show in 10 years.

The live album that marks the band's second after 2001's 'Punk Alive 1997', will be released in two formats. A single CD edition and a two-disc set attached with a 50-page book are both offered via Virgin with the latter featuring five extra tracks from the show's encore.

The Last Goodnight's 'Poison Kiss' Out Now!

August 28, 2007 04:58:18 GMT


Look out for this summer's hottest release. The Last Goodnight's debut album 'Poison Kiss' is flying to the shelves today (August 28) via Virgin.

The rock band will also make their Canadian live performance at 99.9 MIX FM's 16th Annual Beachfest on Sunday, September 2 at Sunnyside Park - Beaches West in Toronto. And as previously reported, they will jump in a 31-city tour with American Idol's Elliott Yamin starting October 5 in Chicago, I.L.

The Next Great American Band Finds the Judges

August 28, 2007 04:28:19 GMT


FOX's new reality show, The Next Great American Band, has begun taking shape. Three judges and a host for the show have been appointed to be the other version of American Idol's Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson, Paula Abdul and Ryan Seacrest.

Goo Goo Dolls' frontman John Rzeznik joins percussionist Sheila E., who is notable being Prince's drummer, and TV personality Ian Dickson to sit at the judging panel for the show. Serving as the host is New Zealand Idol presenter, Dominic Bowen.

'Shoulda Let You Go', Keyshia Cole's New Mid-Tempo Track


August 28, 2007 03:29:53 GMT


A mid-tempo track from R&B artist Keyshia Cole has leaked online. 'Shoulda Let You Go' which is expected to be the second single from her new album 'Just Like You' has been ripped from its radio premiere on August 26.

The song, that is produced by Rodney 'Darkchild' Jerkins, was played for the first time in Atlanta-based radio station V103 and has now circled file sharing sites. It was planned to be released digitally and physically in September, few days before the album's street date on September 25.

Solange Knowles Inked Deal With EMI for New Album

August 28, 2007 03:10:05 GMT


Stepping into the light, Beyonce Knowles' sister Solange Knowles is gearing the work of a new album which is slated for a 2008 release. The 21-year-old singer has just signed an exclusive deal with EMI that will entitle her to the worldwide publishing of her music.

Big Jon Platt, the Exec Vice President of Urban EMI said, "Solange first came to our attention four years ago when her father and manager, Mathew Knowles, pointed her out to me. Immediately I knew something was there, that special quality that's hard to define, but one that you can't miss."

Common's New Music Video With Lily Allen

August 28, 2007 02:44:59 GMT


Common's video for his new single 'Drivin' Me Wild' has been completed. The clip was shot in Las Vegas earlier this month and features British import Lily Allen.

'Drivin' Me Wild' is the third official single off the rapper's seventh album 'Finding Forever'. It was produced by Kanye West and contains the samples from Rotary Connection's 'Love Has Fallen on Me'.

P. Diddy Announced Making the Band 4 Winners


August 27, 2007 08:48:37 GMT


Music mogul P. Diddy finally announced the winners of Making the Band 4 on Sunday, August 26. The show that was held live saw Diddy cutting ten finalists to mere 5 which will make the ultimate all-male band under his Bad Boy Records.

The ten men were first split into two groups where each performed New Edition's 'If It Isn't Love'. In this round, Diddy sent contestant Dyshon home before continued with the next challenge. The remaining nine were up for a ballad version of 'Exclusive'. This time Brian H. didn't make the cut.

Ashlee Simpson's Third Album in November!

August 27, 2007 06:53:47 GMT


Ashlee Simpson's official site has announced that her third album will arrive this November. The reported star-studded new album was initially scheduled for October release.

Although the street date is within a short period of time, no title for the album or first single has been announced. The working of this set meanwhile, has begun since last year with rumored collaborators revealed sporadically.

Shop Boyz's New Video for 'They Like Me' Premiered

August 27, 2007 06:10:24 GMT


A new song from Shop Boyz has got its video online officially. The music video for 'They Like Me', a second single pulled from the group's debut album 'Rockstar Mentality' was premiered worldwide on MTV on Thursday, August 23.

The video has now been roaming file sharing websites like YouTube. The song has David Banner in the producer line and is currently at # 98 in Billboard Hot 100. The album has so far sold under 200,00 copies despite the popularity of 'Party Like a Rockstar'.

Justin Timberlake Earns His 21st Winning in Teen Choice Awards

August 27, 2007 04:54:23 GMT


Justin Timberlake, a regular in Teen Choice Awards, wins big in music category by gaining his 21st win this year. The singer who was serving his tour in Winnipeg accepted through a video webcast the honor for most Teen Choice wins, be it in film, TV and music.

In the video he said, "I have a whole house full of Teen Choice surfboards now. And they just never get old. I go surfing on a different one every day. And that's a lot of days to go surfing." The Ultimate Choice Award that he gained was accompanied with other winnings like Choice Male Artist and Choice Payback Track for 'What Goes Around...'.

'It Feels Nice', Britney Spears' Rap Song That Also Leaks

August 27, 2007 04:02:11 GMT


Apparently, the recent ballad dubbed 'Baby Boy' that Britney Spears did recently is an unreleased material that is piled with another song which is now being leaked also. 'It Feels Nice' is a song which is new to music fans but not to the artist.

Due to the anticipation of Britney's new album, any sound which is new from her is marked "new single". However, 'Baby Boy' that leaked few days ago and the new one 'It Feels Nice' are said to be old materials that went unreleased. Although still to no confirmation, they are not to appear in the new album which is now due early 2008.
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