Will.i.am At BRIT Awards 2012: "I Love Hanging Out WIth Jessie J" - Video

22 February 2012, 16:08

The 'T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever)' rapper says he is a big fan of 'Domino' singer Jessie.

Will.i.am has said he loves getting to hang out with fellow The Voice UK vocal coach Jessie J.

The '#willpower' rapper attended yesterday's BRITs 2012 (21st February) to present an award on stage, and says he enjoys how much energy the 'Domino' singer has.

"I've seen her today. She came and busted in my dressing room and was like, 'What up?'" Will.i.am told Capital FM's showbiz reporter Kevin Hughes. "I like hanging out with that girl.

"She has so much energy, she's so good to be around, [she] lifts your spirits up," he explained. 'I like that part of a person.

Will.i.am revealed that although he is still keen to collaborate with the 'Who You Are' singer, he doesn't want to rush working with her.

"Eventually I am. People get hit up all the time," he added. "I just want to respect her space and not come off as an opportunist."

Check out Capital's BRIT Awards area for full coverage from this year's ceremony and view a complete list of BRITs 2012 winners here.

Watch will.i.am discussing his friendship with The Voice's Jessie J with Capital FM below: