Leona Lewis says her new album will be inspired by Motown after she had so much fun recording her Motown-tinged Christmas album.
Leona Lewis says her next album will be Motown-inspired.
The 'Bleeding Love' singer is gearing up to make a new record and she says she was heavily influenced by the Motown themes on her new Christmas album, 'Christmas, with Love'.
She told BANG Showbiz: ''This year, after the third record, I really wanted to get into a different headspace which is why I did the movie ['Holiday'] and went into '80s mode and then I went into Motown mode on the [Christmas] album. I've been so re-inspired. I'd love to try some more Motown, soul kind of sounds, something very authentic.''
The 28-year-old star also revealed she is eager for a collaboration with 'When I Was Your Man' crooner Bruno Mars for the new album, as well as production trio The Smeezingtons - the group Bruno is part of with Ari Levine and Philip Lawrence.
She said: ''I'd love to work with The Smeezingtons, I'd really love to work with Bruno Mars at some point. I want to see where I feel like I want to go next but that'll be in the New Year.''
Leona's album 'Christmas, with Love' is out now.
This year's Rotterdam event was definitely one to remember.
New album 'Flower Boy' comes later this summer.
The director is thought to have written a script on the Manson family murders
Reports have suggested the hitmaker is in "secret discussions" abut next year's prestigious show
Stranger Things Is Back And Looking Better Than Ever