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Labrinth Reveals Plans To Work With Rihanna On Her New Album - Audio
The 'Last Time' star reveals he is set to head into the recording studio with the Bajan pop singer.
Labrinth has revealed exclusively to Capital FM that he is set to head into the recording studio with Rihanna in the near future to work on some songs for her new album.
The 'Earthquake' singer says he will hopefully be recording some "hot ones" for the 'We Found Love' star's seventh studio offering, which she starting writing and recording on a recent trip to London last month.
"I'm supposed to be working with her soon hopefully so I've spoke to her managers," Labrinth told Capital FM this week. "Yeah It'll be good.
"I think she's currently working on some stuff so everybody's in there at the moment and she's working in certain studios so it seems like it's very exciting," the 'Express Yourself' singer-songwriter explained. "She's not in my studio [yet] but hopefully I'll have some hot ones on her album."
Check out a picture of Labrinth performing live in London's Hyde Park for Wireless 2012 over the weekend below (Credit: PA):
Rihanna was pictured heading to various music studios in the UK capital back in June where she teased fans by saying she has been "making magic" in the studio for the follow-up to her 2011 album 'Talk That Talk'.
Listen to Labrinth revealing his plans to work with Rihanna on her next album to Capital's showbiz reporter Kevin Hughes below:
Labrinth is set to kick off a brand new UK tour this autumn, in support of his debut album 'Electronic Earth', which is set to launch with a show at Bristol's O2 Academy on 17th October.