Here Is A Unreleased Neptunes Track by Fefe Dobson “If I Was A Guy” From Her Album “Sunday Love” (2006) Which Never Released and A Skit with Pharrell by Cilvarings “the very first international Wu-Tang Member“ of the Album “I (2007)”.
-> Fefe Dobson – If I Was A Guy (Neptunes) (06′) (MP3)
Brent Paschke (Guitar) & Eric Fawcett (Drums) from SpyMob also worked on the Track.
Kelly Levesque Brings Album Out !
The Former Star Trak Artist Kelly Levesque (pronounced Le-Vek) ”Singer and Songwriter” is finnally get to release her forthcomin album next year due January 22nd (2008) titled “Three Graces” (Country/Pop) with her girl group “The Three Graces” (Joy Kabanuck, Sara Gettelfinger, Kelly Levesque) through DECCA/Universal. After a unsuccesful co-operation with Star Trak/Interscope for the Country/Pop singer’s solo career, she has been dropped 2002 from Star Trak/Interscope and then has been signed to DECCA/Universal.
“…I am in a group called “The Three Graces” that is signed to DECCA/Universal Records. We are in Hollywood recording the last 4 songs to our album and I’m really happy with the way the record is turning out! It’s fantastic! We worked with a Live Orchestra playing on our tracks such as Walter A (Mariah Carey, Celine Dion, Josh Groban), Desmond Child (Bon Jovi, Ricky Martin, Meatloaf), Marc Partmann (Barbara Streisand, Josh Groban) and Guy Roche (Celine Dion, Christina Aquilera)…”
She is signed to an exclusive publishing contract with Warner Chappell Music. Two of her compositions (Lovin Is Easy, El Equilibre) were recorded by European pop acts taking these songs to top 10 positions in England and France and was also featured on The Soundtrack of the Julia Roberts movie, Americas Sweethearts singing a Diane Warren song “Some Hearts“.
She is sought after for jingles and demos in New York and LA. Kelly has worked with producer/songwriters such as David Foster, Desmond Child, Walter Afanasieff, The Matrix, Narada Michael Walden, Trevor Horn, Tim and Bob, The Underdogs,Tommy Simms, Peter Zizzo, David Kahne, The Neptunes and was the featured singer of the Pussycat Dolls at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas for a 10 week engagement. Most recently, Kelly sang with Andrea Bocelli for two shows on his US tour, sold out crowds to over 17,000 at the Tweeter center in Boston and the Boardwalk Hall.
Ashanti Gets Neptunes & Thicke On New Album !
Ashanti is finally heading back with her fourth studio album titled “Declaration,” early next year featuring productions of Jermaine Dupri, LT Hutton, Babyface, The Neptunes & Robin Thicke as guest appearance, where Pharrell & Thicke both sing on The Neptunes record.
“…It’s been about three years in between albums, I’ve done a lot of growing up. It’s very deep and a little bit edgier than my previous records, so I’m excited. I’ve used a lot of different people so the sound is definitely, a little bit more mature than previous albums…” she said.
Madonna’s Soiety (Demo) !
A demo of Madonna’s forthcoming album has been leaked onto the Net and was recently sold on ebay for US$500 on 21st August 2007 featuring Six Demo Tracks from Madonna’s forthcoming album Soiety “due 2008” including a 3rd Neptunes Track called “Still Doin’ It” after “Candy Shop” & “The Beat Goes On”.
Madonna – Soiety (Demo) (2007)
1. The Beat Goes On (Neptunes)
2. L. S. D. (Stuart Price)
3. Candy (Neptunes)
4. Still Doin’ It (Neptunes)
5. La La (Justin Timberlake)
6. Keep My Love Part I (Timbaland)
Eve’s “Here I Am” Has 3 Neptunes & Robin Thicke !
Apparently The Neptunes have 3 productions and Robin Thicke for a collabo on Eve’s new album “Here I Am” due next year.
She Also Reveald that she is singing on one of The Neptunes track called “All Night Long“. “…I was singing before I ever started rapping. Ever since I’ve been signed to Interscope 10 years, they’ve wanted me to do more of that. Pharrell pushed me. He said he had this song. But that I had to sing the whole thing. I thought he was crazy. But once we did it, I wanted more. Why not give people something different for the fourth album? Roll the dice, you know…”
Unofficial Tracklist !
Eve – Here I Am (2008)
1. Cash Flow feat. T. I. (SwizzBeatz)
2. Tambourine feat. (SwizzBeatz)
3. Ain’t Nothin’ Changed
4. All Night Long (Neptunes)
5. We Belong Together (CoolDre)
6. Give It To You” feat. Sean Paul (SwizzBeatz)
7. Get That Money (SwizzBeatz)
8. Turn Me On feat. Sizzla (SwizzBeatz)
9. Fantasy” feat. Robin Thicke
10. Guess Who’s Single Now (Neptunes)
11. Hey Girl feat. Eminem (Neptunes)
12. I’m Caught Up
13. Fire (DrDre)
14. Here I Am feat. Elan Atias
Pharrell talked with mtv.com about the Swedish Garage-Rockers The Hives, who he teamed with for their Black & White Album. “…Those are my guys, They’re fun, they’re smart, they have a great image, they love music…” Pharrell said he actually picked up a few tips from Hives frontman Pelle Almqvist. “…Forget about it. He knows everything. I’m in the studio learning things from him…”
There Is a Interview on rwdmag.com with Alesha Dixon “former member of the girl group Mis-Teeq” where she is talking about her solo album & Pharrell.
Last time you went on a date with Pharrell Williams?
[Laughs] I haven’t unfortunately…
No, I didn’t mean it like that. He’s too short for me. I didn’t fancy him, but I will admit he’s cute.
Last time you went on a date??
I have been dating, but no one you would know. I’m not ready yet to be in another relationship. I actually feel sane just being single right now.
Keri Hilson Talking About Thicke !
There is a big interview with Keri Hilson on hiphop-elemnts.com where she is talking about her biggest inspirations as an artist & writer.
“…So who are some of your biggest inspirations as a writer and then as an artist, too. Keri: Uhm, Justin Timberlake really inspires me, he’s a no-holds-bar kind of artist and I like that about him. Let’s see… it’s a lot of different things. I listen to a lot of different music – Thicke – Robin Thicke, he’s super inspiring. Ooh, I was all over his first album. His first album… which most people have not heard is really like – I like it – well, I’m not gonna say I like it better, but I like it for different reasons – than I like “The Evolution. I’m more attached to it. Exactly…”
And unfortunately Robin didn’t won the award for the Breakthrough Artist at the AMA’s, instead Daughtry was named for the winner, beating out also Plain White T’s for the award.