Rihanna Recording Concept Album Based On Animated Movie Home?

26 February 2014, 10:57 | Updated: 26 February 2014, 11:10

Rihanna Pre-Grammy Party 2014

The 'We Found Love' star voices one of the film's key characters.

Rihanna is apparently set to record a concept album based on the new animated movie Home.

The 'You Da One' star has been busy working on the follow up to 2012's 'Unapologetic' but looks set to try something different for her eight LP, according to reports from Variety.

They quote DreamWorks animation chief Jeffrey Katzenburg as revealing the news during Tuesday's (25th February) fourth quarter meeting.

Home, formely known as Happy Smekday! is based on Adam Rex's book The True Meaning Of Smekday and features voiceovers by Rihanna, Jim Parsons, Steve Martin and Jennifer Lopez. 

rihanna and jim parsons

The film is scheduled for release in November this year.

Meanwhile, Rihanna was on stage with Drake this week as she joined him for a performance of 'Take Care' in Paris.

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