Calvin Harris Ft. Ellie Goulding – I Need Your Love
Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding’s “I Need Your Love” is a collaboration between two of the hottest names in music right now! Today’s KickStart!
Set to appear on both of their upcoming albums, Calvin Harris and Ellie Goulding’s “I Need Your Love” is a collaboration between two of the hottest names in music right now. Rightfully so, you should have high expectations going in, but do the two superstars deliver something special? That’s something you’ll have to decide for yourself. Listen to “I Need Your Love” below, and expect Goulding’s Halcyon out October 9th, with Harris’ 18 Months following on October 29th.
Adam Richard Wiles (born 17 January 1984), better known by his stage name Calvin Harris, is a Scottish DJ, singer, songwriter, and record producer. His gold-selling debut album, I Created Disco, was released in 2007 and contained the top-ten singles “Acceptable in the 80s” and “The Girls”. His second studio album, Ready for the Weekend (2009), reached number one on the UK Album Chart and includes the chart-topper “I’m Not Alone”, the UK top-five hit “Ready for the Weekend”, and the singles “Flashback” and “You Used to Hold Me”.
A remix album titled L.E.D. Festival was released in July 2010 as a free album in the August issue of Mixmag. Harris is currently working on his third studio album, 18 Months—due for release in October 2012—which has produced the singles “Awooga”, “Bounce”, “Feel So Close”, “Let’s Go” and “We’ll Be Coming Back”. He has written and produced records for other recording artists including Kylie Minogue, Sophie Ellis-Bextor, Dizzee Rascal, Example, Rihanna (on the international chart-topper “We Found Love”) and Kesha.
“Let’s Go” featuring Ne-Yo, released in April 2012, reached number two in the UK and Scotland, while reaching number six in Ireland. It was his second Hot 100 appearance as a main artist, charting at number seventeen. The song was commissioned for a Pepsi Max advertising campaign. “We’ll Be Coming Back”, featuring rapper Example, was released as the fourth single in July 2012. It peaked at number two in the UK, and reached number one in both Ireland and Scotland. The fifth single to be released, “Sweet Nothing”, features Florence Welch of Florence and the Machine, and is due to be released on 14 October 2012.These singles precede Harris’s third studio album, which will be released in October 2012; He has said of the album, “I’m going for pretty epic-sounding dance records. I guess the whole sound has just moved on in terms of production as I’ve got a new studio and some new gear to make the sounds I wasn’t able to make before.” On 22 August 2012, Harris announced via Twitter that his third studio album will be titled 18 Months and will feature Kelis, Rihanna, Example, Nicky Romero, Ellie Goulding, Tinie Tempah, Florence Welch, Dizzee Rascal, Ne-Yo, Ayah Marar and Dillon Francis.