Something New

Album: Ten (2012)
Charted: 2


  • Girls Aloud recorded this upbeat dance anthem as their comeback single after three years of hiatus. Its release marked the tenth anniversary of Girls Aloud as a group. The single was leaked online on October 15, 2012 and got its first official play on Capital FM the following day at midday.
  • The song was crafted by Brian Higgins and his Xenomania production team, the writers behind all of the girls' hit tunes. Swedish singer-songwriter Tove Lo also contributed to the writing of the track.
  • This was the official single for the 2012 Children In Need charity drive.


Be the first to comment...

Editor's Picks

Second Wind SongsSong Writing

Some songs get a second life when they find a new audience through a movie, commercial, TV show, or even the Internet.

Martyn Ware of Heaven 17Songwriter Interviews

Martyn talks about producing Tina Turner, some Heaven 17 hits, and his work with the British Electric Foundation.

Francesca BattistelliSongwriter Interviews

The 2011 Artist of the Year at the Dove Awards isn't your typical gospel diva, and she thinks that's a good thing.

Dave EdmundsSongwriter Interviews

A renowned guitarist and rock revivalist, Dave took "I Hear You Knocking" to the top of the UK charts and was the first to record Elvis Costello's "Girls Talk."

Mike Love of The Beach BoysSongwriter Interviews

The lead singer/lyricist of The Beach Boys talks about coming up with the words for "Good Vibrations," "Fun, Fun, Fun," "Kokomo" and other classic songs.

Phone Booth SongsSong Writing

Phone booths are nearly extinct, but they provided storylines for some of the most profound songs of the pre-cell phone era.