Prepare to be blown away by the explosive collaboration between singer-songwriter Ashley Paul and Ritchie Neville, the renowned member of the UK boy band “Five.” Together with acclaimed producer Liam Keegan, they are set to release the electrifying single, “Bingo Baby.” This captivating track is the result of a chance encounter in Liverpool, where creativity and spontaneity merged into something truly remarkable.
The Birth of “Bingo Baby”
The genesis of this collaboration can be traced back to a casual lunch conversation, where the duo discussed the popular event series, Bongo’s Bingo. In a moment of inspiration, Ashley Paul blurted out the words “Bingo Baby,” and everything fell into place. This serendipitous encounter, facilitated by Jason Dauman of Dauman Music, marked the beginning of a creative synergy that is palpable in their work.
Studio Magic and Creative Chemistry
The chemistry between Ashley Paul and Ritchie Neville in the studio was nothing short of magical. “We went straight from our meal to the studio, and the song practically wrote itself,” shares Ritchie Neville. Both artists were amazed by the effortless flow of ideas and the vibrant energy that fueled their creativity. Ashley Paul describes the studio atmosphere as “playful yet professional,” highlighting the mutual respect and admiration they shared. Additionally, Ashley had the privilege of working with the esteemed vocal producer, Jackie’s Boy, who has won a Grammy and produced tracks with Madonna and Lil Wayne. Jackie’s Boy commented, “Working with Ashley Paul was amazing. Her vocal ability is refreshing and outstanding to witness.”
Musical Alchemy and Future Collaborations
The dynamic vocal energy and creative storytelling of Ashley Paul, combined with Ritchie Neville’s songwriting prowess and Liam Keegan’s production skills, resulted in a track that is not only fun and a little naughty but also a testament to their collective artistry. Looking ahead, they are thrilled about future collaborations and have plans for another studio session in early 2024.
About the Artists
Ritchie Neville: As a member of the iconic band “Five,” Ritchie Neville has sold over 20 million records worldwide, boasting four number one albums and multiple awards. He is currently involved in a project called “The 998,” set to release their second single, “Redline.”
Ashley Paul: Known for her soulful lyrics and infectious melodies, Ashley Paul is a celebrated figure in the Dance music and EDM space. She has recently achieved four top ten hits in the UK in under two years with songs like “Come n Get Me,” “Feel Your Fire,” “Yo No Se,” and “Love Light Me Up.” She is gearing up for the LeeStock Festival and a series of performances in the UK summer of 2024. Additionally, she has exciting collaborations lined up with the infamous Luv Foundation, Melissa Manchester (“Whisper Surrender”), and freestyle artist Corina (“Shine” and “Ribbons”) with Damon Sharpe, all set to be released in 2024.
“Bingo Baby” – A New Anthem for All
“Bingo Baby” is a playful and sexy track that captures the essence of a spontaneous burst of creativity. It invites listeners to let loose and enjoy the moment. With its upcoming release on [date], the single will be available on all major streaming platforms, destined to become a staple in playlists across the globe.
For More Information:
To stay updated on Ashley Paul and Ritchie Neville’s musical journey and “Bingo Baby,” follow Ashley on Instagram [@official_ashley_paul]. You can also visit ashpaulmusic.com for the latest updates. Stay tuned for the special MTV feature and the fresh animation video accompanying the single.