Blonde beauty Gwen Stefani has broken away from No Doubt to work on her
first solo album.
The DON'T SPEAK star has worked with a diverse collection of music greats
including Dr Dre, The Neptunes and New Order on the new record, which she
describes as an "art project".
She explains, "To do a solo record means trying to pour my heart out,
which I feel like I already do in No Doubt. I wanted to work with a ton of
"At first, it was kind of intimidating, I didn't feel I could shine. But
by the end, it felt like we were in a band together!"
The album is due for release on 23 November (04).