News and Releases

Sarah has been working with Anna's Feather House a new Idie artist in the Sylvan Esso and Mitski mold. Expect to hear more about it soon.

Announcing three new releases; two with Sarah's regular collaborator Polina Goudieva (Eminem) and one with her protégé and recent signing, Alec Chambers.

"Shadow Boxing" by Zen Freeman (co-written with Freeman and Polina Goudieva) is scheduled for release on Tiesto's Black Hole Recordings in December 2015. A co-write with Goudieva (and Fredro Odesjo), "Running" was released Gatekeeper Records for Polina's new project, Contessa in December 2016. The same team co-wrote "Shivers" for John Dahlback which was released on Armada Music, in early 2016. Dahlback released another version of "Shivers" on his Acoustics EP in late 2016.

Alec's single "Do You See Me" was released on Glassbeat Music on December 1, 2015. It was premiered on Popmatters.com. Nagourney and Aaron Espe are co-writers. Espe, also, produced. An earlier acoustic version of "Do You See Me" was chosen among the top 3 in the Pop Category in the John Lennon Song Contest (2015), as well as among the top 5 in the Great American Song Contest (2015).

CMJ featured Alec Chambers latest single "Whole Again" on their homepage during the music festival and on their October mixtape. "Whole Again" is the title track from Chambers' well-received debut EP. Nagourney is credited as co-writer on each track.

Alec's song "My Cup" was a finalist in the Coffee Music Project and will be featured on a CD of songs about coffee and the project sponsored by Starbucks. All associated proceeds will be donated to Project Waterfall, an organization working to access drinkable water for children in Africa.

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"JJJ is pumped because we get to exclusively premiere the debut single "Whole Again" from Alec Chambers!" - Just Jared Jr.

"His debut single is one of those tracks you just want to put on repeat, and we can’t wait to hear more!" - Secret Fangirls

"Alec Chambers is a 19-year-old singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who will sweep you off your feet." - BSC KIDS

"Alec Chambers has a great sounding single on his hands. The rhythms are there, the hooks are there, and he has a nice clear voice." - Comic Pop Library


Alec Chambers' song "Do You See Me," written with Sarah Nagourney and Aaron Espe, was a Top 3 Winner in the John Lennon Songwriting Contest (2014) - Pop Category and a Top 5 Winner of the 16th Annual Great American Song Contest (2014) - Singer/Songwriter Category.

Since coming to her attention as a 16 year old, Sarah has been developing and nurturing up-and-coming artist, Alec Chambers. Now 19, Alec accompanies himself on guitar, piano and harmonica and is also a great drummer. With Sarah's extensive songwriting experience and Alec's distinctive vocal style and musicianship, the two have composed over 30 compelling songs together.

Nagourney has, also, enlisted the additional writing talents of Grammy® Award-winning Lee Groves (Black Eyed Peas), Robbie Guariglia (Oh Honey) and Jon Siebels (Eve 6). Armed with an arsenal of great material, Sarah brought Robbie Guariglia on board to produce Alec's debut 4 song EP, scheduled for release in early February. The first single, "Whole Again," will drop via iTunes on November 12th and the accompanying video will be released simultaneously. Alec's style is youthful yet thoughtful, reminiscent of such diverse influences as 5SOS, Neil Young and Ed Sheeran and The Script.

Sarah has been working regularly with Polina Goudieva, featured on Eminem's song, "Legacy (feat. Polina Goudieva)" from his Grammy® Award-winning, new album, Marshall Mathers LP 2, on Steve Aoki's Grammy®-nominated album, Wonderland, as well as on Basto!'s new single, "Hopeless Dreamer (feat. Polina)" on which Sarah is a co-writer. Polina's earlier single, "Shotguns" was co-written by Sarah and Marc Swersky, and was voted Best Anti-Valentine's Day song by About.com for her acclaimed Ministry Of Sound release.

Sarah's song ,"Silence Room" (Gravitas) is the first worldwide release by Season 3 Winner of (19 Entertainment's French version of Pop Idol, American Idol) Novelle Star, Myriam Abel.

Sarah's song, "Melting" has been used in two episodes of America's Next Top Model.