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Nicole Scherzinger – Wet Music Video

Wet” is the fourth official promotional music video and single (and the second U.S. single), from American singer-songwriter Nicole Scherzinger‘s debut studio album, Killer Love.

The music video was directed by Justin Francis, the video premiered on Nicole Scherzinger’s official YouTube VEVO channel in early-mid August 2011.

The track was produced by StarGate and written with Sandy Vee.

“Wet” is best described as a “party playlist essential” thanks to it’s throbbing base and electronic beats. It was described, by Phillip Ellwood from Entertainment Focus, as the best of the up-tempos.

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Steven Tyler feat. Nicole Scherzinger – (It) Feels So Good Music Video

(It) Feels So Good” is a song and music video by Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler, included on an upcoming studio album or compilation.

Written by Tyler and Marti Frederiksen, it features background vocals from American recording artist Nicole Scherzinger.

The music video premiered on Steven Tyler’s official YouTube VEVO in mid-early May 2011.

The music video for the song was directed by Ray Kay. Filming took place in April 2011 and the world premiere took place on Thursday, May 12 2011 on American Idol. Kay, in the past has directed videos for Britney Spears, Lady Gaga, Melanie C, Justin Bieber and Adam Lambert.

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Nicole Scherzinger feat. 50 Cent – Right There Music Video

Right There” is the third official promotional music video and single (and the first U.S. single), from American singer-songwriter Nicole Scherzinger‘s upcoming debut studio album, Killer Love.

The Banger of a Track was produced by Jim Jonsin and it features American rapper 50 Cent.

The music video premiered in early May 2011.

The song’s producer Jim Jonsin, has reworked a version of the song to feature American rapper 50 Cent. The new version of the song will be released as the lead single for the American release of Killer Love. 

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Nicole Scherzinger feat. 50 Cent – Right There

Right There” is the third official promotional single, and the first U.S. single from American singer-songwriter Nicole Scherzinger‘s upcoming debut studio album, Killer Love.

The Banger of a Track was produced by Jim Jonsin and it features American rapper 50 Cent. It premiered in early May 2011, and is set to be released to digital downloads in mid May.

The song’s producer Jim Jonsin, has reworked a version of the song to feature American rapper 50 Cent. The new version of the song will be released as the lead single for the American release of Killer Love. The song will be sent to mainstream radio in the US on May 24, 2011. According to Digital Spy, “Right There” will be released in the United Kingdom on June 6, 2011.

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Nicole Scherzinger – Cold

Cold” is a promotional song from singer Nicole Scherzingers‘ upcoming studio album.

The track is produced by Dave Aude. It debuted in early January 2011, it is unknown whether or not it will become a single – or if it will have a video shot for this song.

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Nicole Scherzinger – Don’t Hold Your Breath

Don’t Hold Your Breath” is the second single from pop singer Nicole Scherzinger‘s upcoming studio album.

The track is produced by Grammy nominated producer, house DJ, and remixer Dave Aude.

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Nicole Scherzinger – Poison Music Video

Poison” is the lead single from American singer, songwriter, dancer Nicole Scherzinger – who is best known as the lead singer of the Pussycat Dolls.

The music video was directed by Joseph Khan and it premiered in late October 2010.

The track is produced by RedOne, and the single is set to be released on November 29th 2010 from her upcoming debut studio album (after Her Name Is Nicole had already been shelved.)

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Nicole Scherzinger – Poison

Poison” is the lead single from American singer, songwriter, dancer Nicole Scherzinger – who is best known as the lead singer of the Pussycat Dolls.

The track is produced by RedOne, and the single is set to be released on November 29th 2010 from her upcoming debut studio album (after Her Name Is Nicole had already been shelved.)

The music video has been shot in mid October 2010 and should be set for release soon around or before the set release date.

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Enrique Iglesias feat. Nicole Scherzinger – Heartbeat Music Video

Heartbeat” is a Dance pop song performed by Spanish pop singer-songwriter Enrique Iglesias featuring Pussycat Dolls lead runner Nicole Scherzinger released as the second English single from his upcoming bilingual studio album Euphoria.

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Enrique Iglesias feat. Nicole Scherzinger – Heartbeat

Heartbeat” is a Dance pop song performed by Spanish pop singer-songwriter Enrique Iglesias featuring Pussycat Dolls lead runner Nicole Scherzinger released as the second English single from his upcoming bilingual studio album Euphoria.

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Pussycat Dolls – “Hush Hush” Music Video

Hush Hush is a song recorded in 2008 by the Pussycat Dolls with lead and background vocals performed by lead singer Nicole Scherzinger. The other Pussycat Dolls only perform the background vocals and small parts on the chorus. It is the sixth single released from Doll Domination, or fifth if you do not include “Bottle Pop” which hasn’t had a proper release yet.

It was included on the first edition of their second studio album Doll Domination, without the “I Will Survive” mash-up. The “I Will Survive” version is featured on Doll Domination 2.0.

Despite the song never officially being released the single would go on enter the Russian Airplay Chart, debuting at thirty-eight, and eventually reaching number one. It outperformed the majority of the official singles released in Russia helping the album to reach Gold status.


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The video features a cameo by the very-fake Perez Hilton.

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Pussycat Dolls – Performing “Jai Ho” Live on Jimmy Fallon 3/10/09

Jai Ho is a Hindi song composed by A. R. Rahman, written by Gulzar, and performed by Sukhwinder Singh and Rahman, for the end credits of the film Slumdog Millionaire (2008), where it accompanies a choreographed Bollywood dance sequence. The song was recorded in 2009 by The Pussycat Dolls with English lyrics and featuring lead vocals from Nicole Scherzinger. Produced in collaboration with A. R. Rahman and Ron Fair, Scherzinger prefers to consider this version an interpretation of the original song rather than a remix. The music video, shot in a Vienna trainyard, alludes to the dance sequence in the film – will premiere March 21st. They performed the song on Jimmy Fallon on March 10th.


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The Hype Factor in 2009, New upcoming Album Releases – Timbaland, Ciara, Missy Elliott, The-Dream, Kelly Clarkson, Keri Hilson and many more!

Fantasy Ride / Ciara

Fantasy Ride is the upcoming third studio album by American R&B/pop singer Ciara. LaFace Records, in collaboration with Zomba Label Group and Sony Music Entertainment will release the album in early 2009. Originally, Fantasy Ride was set to be released December 9, 2008.

A promo single, “Go Girl“, which features T-Pain, was released September 30, 2008. The lead single, “Never, Ever“, which features Young Jeezy, is scheduled to be released on January 5, 2009.

Ciara confirmed that the album includes appearances by Young Jeezy, T-Pain, Ludacris, and Missy Elliott.

Meaning, they’re acting like Go Girl never existed. Basically, if you haven’t seen the album art yet or know anything about how it’s being released – it’s going to be just like Beyonce’s I Am… Sasha Fierce, (but instead of two discs, it will include three.) Except, Ciara is known as “Super C” who is a character Ciara becomes when she performs onstage and in her music videos. (Anyway.. sound familiar?)

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Fantasy Ride is scheduled to be released as an eclectic three-disc album, with five or six stylistically similar songs per disc. The first disc, entitled Groove City, features slow jams similar to Ciara’s Evolution single, “Promise”. The second disc, Crunktown, includes crunk-influenced tracks reminiscent of “Goodies”. The third disc, Kingdom of Dance, has up-tempo house and freestyle cuts.

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Fantasy Ride introduces Ciara’s alter-ego Super C. Ciara said Super C is a character she becomes when she performs onstage and in her music videos. Super C is used in Fantasy Ride promotional photos. She is a futuristic superhero-esque Ciara, based on the robotic character Ciara portrayed in the “Go Girl” music video.

DC Comics artist Bernard Chang helped Ciara create the alter-ego for the album artwork. Ciara said she worked on the artwork about nine months to a year.

Confirmed tracks

  • Go Girl(featuring and produced by T-Pain)
  • Never, Ever(featuring Young Jeezy) (produced by Polow da Don)

Recorded Tracks

  • “High Price” (featuring Ludacris) (co-produced by Tricky Stewart & The-Dream)
  • “Work” (produced by Danja)
  • “Echo” (co-produced by Danja and The Clutch)
  • “Dream”
  • “Pride” (produced by Polow da Don)
  • “When I” (produced by Champ Champ)
  • “Supernatural” (co-produced by Chuck Harmony & Ne-Yo)
  • “Fantasy Ride” (produced by Tricky Stewart)

Block Party / Missy Elliott

“Block Party” is the seventh studio album by American rapper-songwriter Missy Elliott, scheduled to be released February 10th 2009 in the United States. It will feature production by Timbaland, Pharrell Williams, Danja, Swizz Beatz, T-Pain, and The Arkitects.

On January 9, 2008, Elliott’s official website announced the release of “Ching-a-Ling” as lead single for soundtrack of Step Up 2 the Streets, also confirming that the track will feature on the upcoming studio album. Another song called “Shake your Pom-Pom” was included in the soundtrack and will appear on “Block Party” again. In June 2008, a song called “Best Best” leaked on the internet and was said to be the lead single of “Block Party”. After months without information or promotion, they canceled their plans to make “Best Best” a single and wanted to choose another unknown song to be the lead single. “Best Best” will also appear on “Block Party”.

  • “Act a Fool” (produced by Soul Diggaz)
  • “All for You” (produced by Soul Diggaz)
  • Best, Best(produced by Danja)
  • Ching-a-Ling(produced by The Arkitects)
  • “Hip-Hop Don’t Die” (produced by T. Gooch)
  • “Like When You Play the Music” (featuring Jazmine Sullivan) (produced by Timbaland)
  • “Love” (produced by Timbaland)
  • “Milk & Cookies” (produced by Point Guard)
  • Shake Your Pom Pom(produced by Timbaland)

At the moment Amazon lists the album release date as February 10th, 2009.

Shock Value: Volume 2 / Timbaland

Have you wondered what happened to Timbaland? Well, he’s just been brewing up Shock Value: Volume 2. I’m sure you remember how hot his first Shock Value was that included the hits “Way I Are” featuring Keri Hilson and D.O.E.

Meltdown” is a song by Timbaland, and it features Gwen Stefani and Justin Timberlake. It will be the first single off his third studio album Shock Value: Volume 2.

Other tracks to be included on his upcoming Shock Value: Volume 2:

  • “Meltdown” (feat. Gwen Stefani & Justin Timberlake)
  • “That’s The Way” (feat. Keri Hilson & Usher)
  • “Til I Say So” (feat. Akon)
  • “Act Right” (feat. T-Pain & Tim Dog)
  • “Dumb” (feat. Jonas Brothers)
  • “Still Standing” (feat. Linkin Park)
  • “Across The Sky” (feat. Justin Timberlake & Madonna)
  • “Rain” (feat. Jordin Sparks)
  • “Don’t Hurt ‘Em” (feat. T.I.)
  • “Underground” (feat. Rihanna)
  • “Why U Still Callin” (feat. Keri Hilson & Sebastian)
  • “Click Clack” (feat. Dr.Dre & Missy Elliot)
  • “Talk” (feat. T-Pain & Missy Elliot)
  • “Cruel” (feat. Coolio)
  • “Head 2 Toe” (feat. Jay-Z)
  • “Aruba” (feat. Sebastian)
  • “From Dusk Til Dawn” (feat. Tim Dog, Flo Rida & Attitude)
  • “Pick Up” (feat. Magoo)
  • “Baby” (feat. Keri Hilson)
  • “Love Song” (feat. Justin Timberlake)

Wow, it’s like a Guitar Hero songlist for the ears. Timbaland + all of these artists = awesomeness. Who can’t agree, you know this is going to be excellent and will once again change what we think about music. Shock Value: Volume 2 drops February 14th 2009.

Timbaland described the album to be like a “Now That’s What I Call Music!” compilation and that “It’ll be hot for the world,” he boasted of the 2007 album. “I really do focus groups. I get reports, readouts. I’m not gonna talk about it. If you ask for documentation, I got it. I’m a businessman and at the same time a CEO. But I looked at the charts: Africa? Double platinum. Ireland? Double platinum. New Zealand? Triple platinum. London? Platinum. London is the hardest place to go platinum. France? Platinum. They don’t like nobody unless you French, but they like me.”

“Talk That”, a track featuring T-Pain leaked in fall 2008; Timbaland said that it may not appear on the album “’cause it’s so much of a smash”, but claimed to have recorded several records with T-Pain which he describes as “retarded,” and also commented that “If you would’ve come to my wedding, you would have heard the records. At my reception, everybody was going crazy. It’s phenomenal! Everybody is like, ‘You rapping like that?’ I’ve been doing that. It’s nothing for me.”

Love vs. Money / The-Dream

Love vs. Money is the sophomore album from singer-songwriter and producer, The-Dream. The album is scheduled to be released on February 17th 2009 via Def Jam Recordings and The-Dream’s Radio Killa imprint.

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In regards to his new album, The-Dream stated:

  • This album’s gonna be the same thing – a little more beefed up, I’m just gonna give you more. Every album I’m just gonna try to give you more of me, and what I think about certain things… This album is just gonna be the first album on crack, basically.
  • “My Love” (featuring Mariah Carey)
  • “You Ain’t Shit”
  • Let Me See the Booty(co-produced by Lil Jon)
  • “Fancy”
  • “Right Side of My Brain”
  • “Make Love to Me”
  • “Kelly’s 12 Play”
  • Rockin’ That Thang

A few others to be on the lookout for will be Chris Brown‘s Grafitti, Rihanna‘s upcoming fourth studio album: On 24th December 2008 in the United Kingdom during an interview with RWD Rihanna stated that she would be back in the recording studio in early 2009 working on her fourth studio album. She also confirmed that the album would definitely be released in 2009. Not much is known about either besides they’ll be out sometime in 2009.

Yet another Plies album will be released, titled “REALer Than Usual” sometime in April along with a new Usher Untitled. Another Theater of the Mind 2 from Ludacris and they’re still trying to push out Her Name Is Nicole… from Nicole Scherzinger (of Pussycat Dolls), how much longer do you think until THAT’S released?

Albums I’ll be on the lookout for, if they’re decent quality albums – this is definitely what’s going to be posted. As always this isn’t limited to all I’ll post, but also what you should be on the lookout for also.

January

January 13

January 27

February

February 3

February 10

February 14

February 17

February 24

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March

March 10

March 17

March 24

March 30

April

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  • REALer Than Usual by Plies

1st quarter

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