‘#NB4U (Naked Before You)’ is the debut album from US singer / songwriter, Duane Harden, released on his label, Soltrenz on 4November. Duane is a man responsible for penning some of the biggest crossover dance and pop records of recent years and is a larger than life personality, known for his chart topping releases such as the number 1 hit classic ‘U Don't Know Me with Armand Van Helden, ‘Love Generation’ with Bob Sinclar, ‘Party All Night (Sleep All Day)’ with Sean Kingston, and recent club classics Live Your Life’ and ‘Stronger’ with Erick Morillo.
After over 10 years of co-writing, Duane now steps into the spotlight to his unveil his solo album. ‘#NB4U (Naked Before You)’ is a 12 track album that spans mainstream pop to underground dance. With collaborations from over 20 artists and producers, #NB4U delivers musical diversity alongside quality production, allowing Duane to showcase his songwriting skills.The album features vocals by Pussycat Doll's Jessica Sutta, Australia's Got Talent judge and Sony Platinum recording artist Timomatic, Ne-Yo’s protégée, Adrienne Bailona and The Voice of David Guetta and Grammy nominated, Chris Willis, to name a few. Production collaborations come from Ferry Corsten, Sidney Samson, Bob Sinclar, Louie Vega and many more.
The debut single to be release from #NB4U is ‘Like If Ruff’ – a collaboration featuring American rapper Big Ali, vocalist Dragonfly who appeared on Bob Sinclar & Pitbull’s ‘Rock The Boat’; four piece hip-hop group DaOutsidaz and Sidney Sampson. It lands on Soltrenz Records on 21 October.
Duane embraces his role as CEO of Soltrenz Records in New York City, releasing music through his joint venture with legendary label, Strictly Rhythm. Soltrenz is the home to Da Groove Doctors, Jay Dabhi, Noel G, Moises Mdoesto, Kelvin Scott and more. Have a listen to it below.