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UK / EUROPE
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1) GARETH GATES (BMG)
The original Pop Idol runner up is working and co-writing on his new album.
Style: Melody-laden Pop/rock with a very contemporary feel, think Maroon 5 "This Love", also funky piano-led songs. www.gareth-gatesonline.com/

2) EMMA BUNTON (19)
Former Baby Spice had a hit earlier this year with "Free Me" from album of same name.
Style: Smooth pop with a Latin / Brazilian edge, like last album. Big melodic choruses.
"Crickets Sing For Anamaria" is a good reference from the last album. www.emmabuntonofficial.com/

3) MALE ARTIST (major label) *Still Looking*
Songs needed for a young artist that has a track record.
Style: Pop/rock along the lines of: Paul Weller (Stanley Road), Rod Stewart (Handbags And Gladrags), Lightning Seeds (Pure / Sense). NOTE: CDs or MP3s ok.

Send to: 19 Management
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TRIPLE EIGHT (label tba)
Boy band scored Top 10 hits last year with 'Knockout' and 'Give Me A Reason' (on Polydor). Working on new album, very close to a new deal but open to offers, inc. overseas markets.
Style: Cool R&B/Pop like Blue. Send CD or MP3.
Manager. Robert Waterman, Nu-Soft Management
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SARA JORGE (Purple City/Universal)
Sara's debut single is out March 21 and it has already been #1 in the UK Club Charts and is #4 on The Box music channel charts. Producer: Barry Blue/various.
Style: Pop - 70/80s glam rock a la Blondie BUT with modern day production ie Natasha Bedingfield. Deadline: March 30th. CD or MP3 ok.
A&R: Jordan Jay, Purple City Music
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ABI RYAN (Beat Factory)
Good looking female, just 17 with a great voice major label interest , and working around the UK. She co- writes her own stuff, and is about to release a dance/ R&B album which is mid-way in completion, with top writers and producers already on board.
Style: Looking for tracks to write over (i.e instrumentals only), dance or R&B possibly with a hip hop flavour, but we're adventurous and will consider anything interesting, fresh and new, with great production. Demo, video, and general info pack available on request. CDs please or mp3s (3 tracks maximum ) are ok, but no phone calls initially please - we will reply to everybody.
Contact Jim Beadle
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THE HENRY GIRLS (label tba, N. Ireland)
3 sisters and 1 guy are in the finals of Ireland's 'You're A Star' contest to find the Irish Eurovision entry on March 6th, having appeared for 10 consecutive weeks on RTE. Big interest in the act, who also write themselves.
Style: Pop, country, folk crossover, suitable for fiddle and harp instrumentation. Think Dixie Chicks, The Corrs etc. Send CDs only.
Send to: Alan Cummings
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IRA LOSCO (BMG Germany)
Beautiful Maltese female singer came 2nd in the Eurovision contest 2002. Has had success in Europe, now signed in Germany, with a single "I'm In Love Again" due out shortly. Need more songs for album.
Style: Pop/rock, like Ana Johnsson (Spiderman 2 theme), Avril Lavigne.
CDs to: Paul Zammit
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DANIEL HALL (Safety Records)
Male singer with nice voice, looking for more tracks.
Style: Pop/soft rock, ala Ronan Keating.
Send to: Nicole Botter, Germany
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MINX (label shopping, Ireland)
Lively female trio have been showcasing to major labels.
Style: Commercial Pop/rock, catchy Punk rock. Send on CD.
Manager: Mike Raman, Dublin
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ALCAZAR (Sony BMG Sweden)
The Swedish band Alcazar (2 boys 2 girls) has taken the world by storm with their happy and uplifting Disco-House music. Hits include "Crying At The Discotheque", "Shine On" and others. During the first three weeks in January 2005 the band will have some time off and will be listening to new songs.
Style: The next album will try to go more "old school disco". M/F vocals. Send on CD or MP3.
Send to: Henrik Johnsson, Stockholm
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BOY BAND (Tonic Ent, Norway)
Looking for songs for a boygroup as well as Co-writers.
Style: Pop
Send to: Tonic Entertainment, Oslo
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KACI (Curb)
Young female artist had hits with 'I Think I Love You', 'Paradise', 'Tu Amore'. New single is 'Txt Me' written by UK writers James Heald and Leon Cave. Is making separate albums for Europe and USA.
Style: Uptempo, fun pop for Europe, more pop/rock edge for USA market. CD or MP3.
Manager: Jason Morey (full address, tel/fax & e-mail supplied with subscription)

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T. I.(Atlantic)
Atlanta male artist's new UK single is 'Bring Em Out' from hit album 'Urban Legend'. Was also featured in detiny's Child 'Soldier' single and video. No rush on this, just stockpiling songs for end of year.
Style: R&B "crunk", likecurrent album. CDs only. No mp3s or calls.
A&R: Mike Caren, Atlantic Records
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FRANKEE (Marro Records)
Female artist who stirred up some controversy with her first single F.U.R.B., the answerback record to Eamon's hit record 'F** It' (Jive). Frankee was No. 1 for 3 weeks in the UK and is on the cover of UK's FHM Magazine. She was also in the Top 10 charts for various European countries, and is with label formed by Rosa Morris and former Head of A&R/Sr. VP of Sony Urban, Marvin Peart. Their UK affiliate want to release a 2nd single bu want something more tailored to the UK market.
Style: More Pop/Dance, sort of Deborah Cox meets Kylie Minogue. Her album leans more to R&B/pop as the Trackmasters, Troy Taylor, Chris Liggio produced the bulk of it.She lives in Staten Island so it would be no problem to do recording sessions with her if you happen to be in New York City. They are really anticipating the follow up record and we need a surefire hit to strip onto the album. Got any? Send MP3 or CDs.
Send to: Rosa Morris, Marro Records
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NO MERCY (label tba)
Male trio had big hits in 1997 with "Please Don't Go" and "Where Do You Go".
Currently re-recording these hits others and looking for some new songs.
Style: Pop & dance - radio friendly and hit potential.
Send CD, MP3 or Web links. *Also need Co-writers*
Send to: Lee Gatch, C & G Artist Mgm't
(full address, tel/fax & e-mail supplied with subscription)

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MALE ARTIST (major label)
Looking for songs for artist being A&R'd at highest level (major label head).
Style: Pop/dance songs in the style of George Michael and Enrique Iglesias ( English) Also need finished masters to license to film and television. Superior tracks only.
CDs to: David Polemeni
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THREAT (Break Em Off)
New male triom all 18-years old is currently tracking its upcoming album.
Style: All tempos of R&B/hip-hop hits, a la B2K.
YOUNG HAWK (Break Em Off/So So Def)
New artist, in his early-20's, has already begun recording but is still looking for more submissions. Style: Hip-hop base tracks and completed songs of all tempos.
A&R: Dan Brown
(full address, tel/fax & e-mail supplied with subscription)

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LISA PERRY (Hurricane Valley)
Young female artist in development with producer Mark Riddick.
Style: Uptempo Pop/dance with humour and attitude.
CDs to: Mark Riddick. Hurricane Valley Records
(full address, tel/fax & e-mail supplied with subscription)

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ANGELINA (Upstairs Records)
Established artist, in her mid-20's, has already been in the studio with her current album but still seeks more tracks to wrap-up this project.
Style: Latin/dance, dance/pop, and hip-hop material like Ashanti with J. Lo influences; up-tempos only, please.
2) DAVID WADE (Upstairs Records)
New artist, in his early-20's, is just starting pre-production on his current album, but is looking for more cuts for this project.
Style: Mid- and up-tempo, R&B/hip-hop ala R. Kelly with Nelly overtones.
A&R: John Lopez, Upstairs Records
(full address, tel/fax & e-mail supplied with subscription)

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1) CHELSEA PALMER (tbc)
New, 17-year-old, artist is in the earliest stages of pre-production on her upcoming album.
Style: Jazz influenced tracks of all tempos. CD submissions only, please.
2) DOMINIC MANTUANO (tbc)
New Italian/English artist, in his late-20's, has already started recording his forthcoming album, but still seeks more material for this project.
Style: All tempos of classical-pop sides with Euro-pop influences to take advantage of his versatility as an artist. He would especially like some power ballads with a Josh Groban/Michael Crawford appeal. CDs only.
3) JASON CONDELLO (tbc)
New artist, in his early-20's, has already started cutting his debut album. Jason has a classically trained pop voice and his sound is described as a cross of Josh Groban and Luther Vandross. A major TV ad. campaign is already in the works, to help launch him.
Style: Mid- and up-tempo classical-pop and some quiet storm power ballads. CDs only.
Prod: Tony Camillo
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MOWANNA (Canada)
Looking for good Blues and Jazz for up and coming female artist MoWanna. She is also good with hip hop.
Send to: Jack Cooper, Cooper Studios
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MIRRA JENSEN (MMI Australia)
Australian female artist is looking for songs.
Style: Thoughtful Pop, ala Tori Amos, Kate Bush, Evanescence, Delta Goodrem. Meaningful lyrics. Please send CD's only.
Send to: Mike Puskasa, Executive Producer
(full address, tel/fax & e-mail supplied with subscription)

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MALE ARTIST
This is for an independent project set for next year. Looking for material on two fronts. I already have a few songs for each but not enough for a complete album on either one. I am looking for strong material across the board, not album fillers. No major label involvment at this stage.
1) Rock/blues material written for a baritone. Style: Early Presley, John Cougar Mellencamp, Brian Setzer
2) Original Christmas songs for a baritone. Style: Presley. And a capella songs. Send CD or MP3.
Send to: Adam Walczak, USA
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ERICA HOYT (label shopping)
18-year-old new female artist working with acclaimed guitarist/writer/producer Tim Thompson.
Style: Country/Pop; think Shania Twain meets Julie Roberts. Uptempos and ballads. CDs only.
Producer: Tim Thompson
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CO-WRITERS WANTED
We are looking for writers/artist/bands to co-write with, we have top-line writers ready. Style: Pop in every genre.
Contact: Lotte Aagaard, TG Publishing (Denmark)
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CO-WRITERS WANTED
Working alone is working with 2 ears. 2 people = 4ears = more fun with better results. Contact me and we will see...German songwriter (Traunstein) seeks co-writers to write and publish with.
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COLLABORATORS WANTED
Someone who can bring bright songs and clear arrangements on a higherlevel by looking at it from a different angle. What should we know about you: I play guitar, bass and keyboard write my own lyrics and melody which I sing myself I also work together with a female singer and a drummer we write and arrange together.
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CO-WRITERS WANTED: Professional USA lyricist with credits and music background seeking co-writers. Pro-writers only please.
Style: pop, country, R&B, AAA/modern rock, children's, and theater.
Contact: Sandy Sherman
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CO-WRITERS WANTED: for BLADE (Polydor). Male singer, combination of commercial Bjork meets Sneaker Pimps meets Olive.
Style: trip-hop to experimental sounds but with a commercial/pop edge. Lyrics to be of an adult or thought-provoking nature.
Contact: Jacqui Lowe, Miss Music Management
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CO-WRITERS WANTED: Danish female singer/songwriter/lyricist based in London seeks producers/songwriters to work with.
Style: pop/alternative, like Madonna, Morcheeba.
Contact: Evamaria Nielsen
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SUB-PUBLISHING WANTED: Websongs Ltd writers include Paul Westcott, Ian Bowman and Magnus Fiennes (of All Saints success). The company also manages various artists and are looking for overseas companies and catalogues to represent in the UK.
Contact: Kip Trevor, Websongs Ltd
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LICENSING AVAILABLE: for new album by 4-piece band Lunar Drive, featuring a unique blend of dance and Native American culture. Available with sub-publishing for world ex-USA, just released by Beggars Banquet in USA only.
Contact: Gary Davison, The Liaison & Promotion Company Ltd
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LYRICISTS WANTED: to provide English lyrics for hip hop/R&B artists signed to Kalik Records in Germany.
Contact: Jeffrey L. King, Crown 'N' Jewels
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VOCALIST WANTED: songwriting team looking for female singer for current project. Style: pop/R&B, due in the studio in London late October. Must be UK based and some performing experience preferred.
Contact: Ron Roe, London
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VOCALIST WANTED: attractive female singer 18-24 with personality to front band Shamrock who had a UK hit last year with "Tell Me Ma."
Style: Irish music meets pop/dance. Record deal in place - urgent!!
Contact: John Hamilton, EQ Studios
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LICENSING AVAILABE: for new album 'Musette' by Henny Langeveld.
Style: instrumental/accordion. We'll send you a copy if you are seriously interested.
Contact: Rene Karst, Dukarec Music Productions
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PRODUCER AVAILABLE: Hot R&B producer available for top productions and remixes, for that phat American street sound. Past projects for: Epic, edel, Northwestside, East West (all UK), Interlink (Holland).
Contact: OD Hunte, Treasure Hunte Productions, London
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LICENSING/PUBLISHING AVAILABLE: distribution/publisher (USA & international) required for an album/master just produced in New York by the Chris O'Connor Band. The album, "Holler" has achieved critical acclaim and is described as "organic, percussive, folk roots rock."
Contact: Scott T. Alfieri, Alter Rock Management Corp.
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MASTERS WANTED: Shout magazine in New York is about to debut its new label, Shout Records. Searching for finished product only.
Style: dance and uptempo R&B/pop. All types of dance from hip-hop to house.
Contact: Arthur Braun, Shout Records
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LICENSING AVAILABLE: Jose Feliciano Christmas album including Feliz Navidad, Do You Hear What I Hear and Silent Night. Also Jose Feliciano fIlm and TV underscores never heard anywhere before.
Contact: David Polemeni, World Entertainment Associated
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ARTISTS WANTED: looking for unsigned Christian groups to sign to the top Christian label Word's roster.
A&R: Brent Bourgeous, Word Records & Music Group
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LICENSING AVAILABLE: 5 year old company with combined experience of 20 years. Style: Independent urban, hip hop, R&B, neo-soul etc. Looking for overseas licensing deals (new compilation ready) and tours.
Contact: Kamal Oates, President, Cipher Entertainment
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