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Mary J.Blige covers A Night To Remember

Here is the video for Mary J. Blige's wonderful cover of Shalamar's "A Night To Remember" which is featured in the number 1 US box office movie Think Like A Man Too. Click here for the video! Enjoy!


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Roger Sisto's - Go Dancing / Feel so high

Roger Sisto's Go Dancing / Feel So High is featured in this week's Beatport 'Staff Picks'!

Ayah Marar's new video release

Ayah Marar recently released her new video for 'Bass Soldiers' see the cracking video here!

BMI garden party

Our colleagues John Saunderson and Leo Whiteley attended BMI's garden party a few weeks back. See here for the lovely piece in Music week HERE!

23rd Precinct & First Run Records

Read about our great partners 23rd Precinct in this nice write up by Baad Glasgow here!

Kids in Glass Houses farewell tour is almost SOLD OUT!

Make sure you get your tickets for Kids In Glass Houses last tour, for still available venues please click HERE!

Bleach blood off to Deadpunk Bank Holiday Special

Bleach Blood are added to the Deadpunk Bank Holiday Special bill in Bristol - 25 August! Get your tickets online!To read more about the event, head over here.

NOTTING HILL MUSIC'S SUMMER BALL 2014!

Notting Hill Music arranged a summer ball on the 2nd of July. It turned to be a complete success, over 250 people arrived and just had a blast. There was drinks, food, musical acts and a lot of laughter. We are very pleased to have such amazing industry friends and talented artists. Among the music acts we had were Danni Nicholls, Sam Gray & Joe Killington, Natives, Nancy Langton & Femi Santiago playing during the night. They were all fantastic and we are very proud to have you all on our team. To see the rest of the photos, click HERE!

Music funding

Need help with your music career, or want to help out others? Then this here is exactly what you are looking for, helpmusicians.org.uk has featured on their site about finding the right funding, it's super simple just click here to find out more!

Charlie Simpsons album launch party!

"Charlie Simpson invited industry friends to his album announcement party last week at London's 'home of ping pong', Bounce. The singer/songwriter's latest offering is called Long Road Home and will be released on August 4 with first single Haunted set for radio. Pictured to the left are (L-R) Richard Dawes (Dawbell),Charlie Simpson, Tristan Lillingston (1983 Management), Lisa Birch (Dawbell) Leo Whiteley And John Saunderson ( Notting Hill Music Publishing), Amelia O'Shea ( Dawbell)" - Nice write up in Music Week from Charlie Simpson's pre-listening album party!

Danni Nicholls is playing at Before The Gold Rush!

"The finest folk and americana live music night in London!" Sounds intresting? It sure is one good night, head down to The Haberdashery in London tomorrow evening to watch our gorgeous gal Danni Nicholls perform with loads of different talented people on stage.Click here to find out more about the event.

Hedkandi - Beach House 2014

Our very own Debbie Blackwell have co written 'ILLUMIN△TE ME' together with James Kinnear, Jon K and produced by Carl Hanaghan which is now featured on the new Beach House 2014 album, things are just getting better!! Well done girl! Get your summer party started right HERE!!!

Stevie V's Dirty Cash

So Called Scumbag's remix of Stevie V's Dirty Cash is now at number 4 in the Track It Down House chart! Track It Down House Charts. Click here to get your copy now!

Girls Generation

Another top hit wonder from our very own songrwiter/singer Claire Rodrigues! Claire attended the DWB Songwriting camp and together with Albi Albertsson & Chris Meyer they wrote the song 'indestructible' that is now featured in the next Girls Generation album. "I am so happy, another dream come true" - Claire Rodrigues. Get your copy HERE!

Kids In Glass Houses plays at Bridgwater Palace!

Don't miss out on Kids In Glass Houses's new gig at Bridgwater Palace on Thursday the 17th of July with support from A Tale of Two Cities & Bridges! This is a show you don't want to miss out on, get your tickets HERE!

New release from ITCH!

Itch is back and he is back strong, this will blow your mind! Check out his brand new official video for "Another Man" Here --> LINK. After hearing this, we can not wait to hear the rest of the debut album! Get your 'The Deep End' copy here!

Win a pair of tickets to the 2000 trees festival

Head over here to win a pair of tickets for the 2000 trees festival where you will be seeing Bleach Blood, Kids In Glass Houses & Natives performing.

Will you be attending this year 2000 trees festival?

The highlight of the summer? All the amazing festivals ofcourse! Natives, Bleach Blood & Kids In Glass Houses will all be attending this year 2000 trees festival. Get your tickets HERE!

Want to be in Natives new music video?

As you all know, the awesome band Natives is all about their fans and trying to give back as much love as possible. They will be releasing their new album 'Egypt Lane' next month, and they want YOU to be a part of it! What are you waiting for? To receive a free MP3 download of L.O.V.E. to assist you, and for full details on how to send in your own footage for the video, drop them an email with your name to nativestransmission@gmail.com - they will also be sharing the best entries on facebook and on twitter over the next 4 weeks. For more information, head over to : www.facebook.com/follownatives

¡IMS Ibiza!

Our Head of A&R John Saunderson attended the seventh International Music Summit in Ibiza last week. The conference is growing year by year and it was rumoured that there were around 900 delegates from all over the world. Each year the IMS team find the best possible industry speakers and experts to talk about the hot topics of the day. Click HERE to find out more about IMS.

Natives new video - Ghost

Check out Natives brand new video Ghost

Writing camp in Malmö

John Saunderson (A&R) just got back after 2 hectic days in Sweden where he brought our very talented young lady, Katerina Bramley. She’s been writing new hits with the rest of the talented people at Roasting House over the last few days. ”We had a wonderful experience at the Roasting House Songwriting Camp. Theo and Thomas, our hosts were amazing. Hide from Soundgarphics was so focussed on the briefs. That guys really knows his stuff. It was fascinating. I'm really looking forward to hearing the creations that were born in Malmö” - John Saunderson.

Curious about the famous writing camps?

Ever wonder what a writing camp really is all about? Have a look here to hear what John Saunderson ( A&R) has to say about it - Link

Watch Natives interview with VEVO

These guys have been flying across the UK in a windstorm and won't be long til' they go global. We are proudly representing these wonderful guys with great talent. Remember where you heard them first! Natives' amazing VEVO DSCVR session is now live! Watch the interview and live performance of 'Can't Say No' here Make sure you catch the band live on their forthcoming tour - http://follownatives.com

Writing camp 2014!

After a long week of blood, sweat and tears we finally made it! The second Writing camp ever made here in Notting Hill Music. 3 Days, 60 writers/producers, 20 studios & 70 AMAZING songs in the end! Just wanted to say a huge thank you to our great partners at BMI & Tileyard Studios, always a pleasure working with you. And ofcourse a big great thank you to all the artists who did so well, such talented people!

2014

We have had tracks on 2 consecutive number 1 US albums with Schoolboy Q and Rick Ross as well as 6 tracks on the Top 10 album this week from Ashanti. They will be followed into the Top 20 next week by the new Ledisi album, on which we have 4 songs. We have the top added song at Urban AC this week from Tank and our recently signed single "Confident" by Justin Bieber has passed the 40m views mark on youtube. Next week sees the release of the movie Rio2, in which we have one of the key songs specially composed for the film by our writer, Taura Stinson. Taura also has 2 tracks on the current UK number 2 album by Paloma Faith and we also have 2 tracks on next week's UK number 1 album from George Michael.

5 Simultaneous Dance Chart Hits on Billboard

We have been enjoying stellar edm success in the US with no fewer than 5 hits currently riding high on the Billboard dance charts. They are:- Calvin Harris featuring Ayah Marar "Thinking About You", Fergie featuring Q-Tip & Wiz Khalifa "A Little Party Never Killed Nobody", Danny Howard & Futuristic Polar Bears "Thundergod", Arian Grande "Right There" and DJ Fresh featuring Dominique Young Unique "Earthquake".

Ayah Marar Breaks Into the US Hot 100

Long-term Notting Hill writer Ayah Marar follows the UK Top 10 single success of her collaboration with Calvin Harris, "Thinking About You", entering the US Hot 100 this month. Now top 20 at US pop radio and number one on the Billboard dance charts. Her solo single, "Beg Borrow & Steal" has been released by Radikal in the US after storming the Billboard club play chart at the end of 2013 which she follows with appearances at SXSW and WMC later this month.

Natives fight Indoor War Across the world

March also sees the release of the much-anticipated debut album from Natives, "Indoor War" on Transmission Recordings. The band is garnering glowing reviews for the album and following a trip to the Philippines to play a festival with Red Hot Chilli Peppers, embark on a tour of the UK and Europe to support the release of the album and its first single "Can't Say No". If you can’t make it to a show here is the video!

23rd Precinct gets 2014 off to a flyer

Our Glasgow based publishing partner, 23rd Precinct Music, has enjoyed a fantastic start to the year with the signing of Robert Hodgens a.k.a. Bobby Bluebell and his back catalogue of songs including the Texas hit singles "Detroit City", "Summer Son" & "Black Eyed Boy" as well as The Bluebells' UK number one single "Young At Heart" and all of his work with The Bluebells. We are very excited at the prospect of pairing Bobby with both Notting Hill writers and the very best third party writers to work on new material for placement with artists around the world.