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Pulse clients collab with Panic! at the Disco on their #1 album

Pulse clients collab with Panic! at the Disco on their #1 album

Panic! at the Disco scored its first #1 album this week after 10 years of releasing music and touring around the world. Death of a Bachelor is the band’s fifth album and features the single “Victorious” which was co-written and produced by CJ Baran and reached the Top 10 on Billboard’s “Hot Rock Songs” chart. J.R. Rotem co-wrote and produced track #2 on the album titled “Don’t Threaten Me with a Good Time.” Get Panic! at the Disco’s new album on iTunes Watch the video for... Read More

“Sorry” tops the Billboard Hot 100!

“Sorry” tops the Billboard Hot 100!

Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” is the #1 song in America, topping the Billboard Hot 100 chart and dethroning Adele’s “Hello” which held the honor for 10 straight weeks. Pulse client Bloodpop co-wrote and produced “Sorry” which has been RIAA certified Platinum, streamed 330 million times on Spotify, and viewed 550 million times on YouTube. “Sorry” is Bieber’s second career #1 on the Hot 100 following his single with Jack Ü “What Do You Mean?” Bloodpop had a breakout year as a writer & producer in 2015... Read More

Artists to Watch in 2016

Artists to Watch in 2016

BØRNS and Pell were the “Artists to Watch” in 2015, and both certainly had banner years. We are excited to see more Pulse clients featured on the “Artist to Watch” lists for 2016, and it would be wise to keep your eye on all of ‘em! Gallant Spotify – Spotlight on 2016 Billboard – 15 Dance Artists to Watch Pandora – Artists to Watch Dancing Astronaut – 25 Artists to Watch Red Bull Sound Select – Artists to Watch Cam developed by Pulse & Creative Nation client Tyler Johnson Billboard – Country Artists to... Read More

Pulse – Best Of 2015

Pulse – Best Of 2015

A recap of the albums and singles by Pulse clients which were included on various Best of 2015 lists Kendrick LaMar – To Pimp A Butterfly co-written & produced by Rahki Pitchfork – 50 Best Albums of 2015 (#1) Rolling Stone – 50 Best Albums of 2015 (#1) Spin – The 50 Best Hip Hop Albums of 2015 (#1) The Guardian – Best Albums of 2015 (#1) Mashable – The 30 Best Albums of 2015 (#1) BBC – The Top 10 Albums of 2015 (#1) Noisey – 50 Best Albums of 2015 (#1) US Weekly... Read More

Celebrating Our 2016 Grammy Nominees!

Celebrating Our 2016 Grammy Nominees!

We recognize and celebrate our nominees at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards being held on February 15th, 2016. Bloodshy and Svidden are both nominated as producers for Best Dance Recording for Galantis’ hit single “Runaway (U & I).” Creative Nation and Pulse clients Barry Dean and Luke Laird are nominated as songwriters in the Best Country Song category for Tim McGraw’s “Diamond Rings and Old Barstools.” Rahki is a co-writer and producer on Kendrick Lamar’s To Pimp a Butterfly, which is nominated for both Album... Read More

Pulse/American Songs Signs D.R.A.M. To Music Publishing Deal

Pulse/American Songs Signs D.R.A.M. To Music Publishing Deal

Breakout hip hop artist D.R.A.M. has signed a worldwide music publishing deal with Pulse and Rick Rubin’s American Songs. He is the mc, vocalist, and producer behind the viral hit “Cha Cha” which has a combined 30 million plays on Spotify, YouTube, and Soundcloud. In a little more than a year, D.R.A.M. has gone from a local phenom in his hometown of Hampton, VA to one of the most talked-about artists in the hip hop blogosphere. He recently signed to Atlantic Records following the success... Read More

Pulse Clients Co-Write & Produce 7 Songs On New Justin Bieber Album Purpose

Pulse Clients Co-Write & Produce 7 Songs On New Justin Bieber Album Purpose

Justin Bieber’s fourth studio album Purpose was released today on Def Jam Records, and features a total of 7 songs co-written by Pulse clients. Blood is a co-writer and producer of the current hit single “Sorry” and also collaborated on the tracks “Children,” “Mark My Words,” and “I’ll Show You.” Josh Abraham and Oligee are co-writers and producers of the tracks “Been You” and “Get Used To It,” and Gladius is a co-writer and producer of the track “Company.” Nico Stadi also co-wrote and produced... Read More

Goldlink – And After That, We Didn’t Talk

Goldlink – And After That, We Didn’t Talk

Goldlink recently told Pitchfork “whatever world you create, that’s what people are going to be stuck in.” His “future bounce” sound comes full circle with the release of his debut album After That, We Didn’t Talk on Soulection today. Music from the album has sprinkled out over the past several months including the tracks “Spectrum,” “Unique, and “New Black” which are part of the 11 song album, that features collaborations with the likes of Louie Lastic, Anderson. Paak, Masego, and Demo Taped. Having amassed millions... Read More

Matoma Signs Publishing Deal With Pulse

Matoma Signs Publishing Deal With Pulse

Pulse is very pleased to announce the signing of Matoma, a dj, producer, and musician from Norway who broke onto the scene last year with his remix of Notorious B.I.G.’s “Old Thing Back” which hit #1 on Hype Machine and has gone on to amass 25 million combined plays on Soundcloud and Spotify. He has since produced Jason Derulo’s “Try Me feat. Jennifer Lopez” and released an original track titled “Feeling Right (Everything Is Nice)” which features Wale and Popcaan. Matoma was recently signed to... Read More

Gallant – “Weight In Gold” Video

Gallant – “Weight In Gold” Video

Gallant is one of 2015’s most-blogged about artists, and his single “Weight In Gold” is becoming one of the most talked-about songs. Zane Lowe made the track his very first world exclusive premiere on Beats 1 Radio, and it was most recently featured on Elton John’s “rocket hour” program on the same network. Indie rock blog The 405 called it “one of the strongest tracks to come out this year from such a new artist,” and it has racked up 2.5 million plays on Soundcloud... Read More

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