Paolo Nutini - Paolo Nutini Ready For Jay-z Record

Paolo Nutini is "ready" to record with Jay-Z.

The US rapper is reportedly keen to collaborate with the Scottish singer, but the 'Candy' hitmaker is unsure on what to do next to make the duet happen.

He said: "What happens next? I don't know, I don't know whether he just says that, 'We've got to do a song and see you later', you know, or maybe he said that because he wants to do it. If that's the case, Jay-Z, give me a phone and I'm ready, I'm ready.

"I'll say to him, 'You do the chorus vocals and I'll do the rap and verses, you know, we'll be good, we'll be good.' "

Last month, Jay-Z and Arctic Monkeys star Alex Turner watched Paolo's performance from the side of the stage at the Glastonbury festival and the 'New Shoes' singer admits it was a surreal experience.

Speaking at this weekend's Latitude festival, he told Absolute Radio: "It was like 'Zoolander', da da, you know, you've got the guys there. It was cool, man.

"Alex I've been lucky to meet a few times, for most young musicians he's got to be a massive inspiration. I don't really know why, you know, lyrically obviously, but just in general being able to be that big but keep that kind of. you know?"


Contactmusic

Tags: Paolo Nutini - Alex Turner - Arctic Monkeys - Jay Z - The Glastonbury Festival - Latitude Festival

Advertisement

More Paolo Nutini

Paolo Nutini - Caustic Love Album Review

Paolo Nutini's second album, 2009's 'Sunny Side Up', saw the Scotsman top the charts with a record that would go on to be certified platinum...

Mr Probz Snags UK No.1 Single with 'Waves'

The Dutch rapper-turned-singer Mr Probz has gone straight in at No.1 with his tune 'Waves'. Probz sold 127,000 copies of the track, which is his...

Paolo Nutini's New Album Finds 'Caustic Love' At Hands Of Critics

Paolo Nutini's new album has been out for nearly a week giving music critics chance to chew over the Scottish singer-songwriter's third studio effort, Caustic...

Paolo Nutini - Scream (Funk My Life Up) Single Review

Paolo Nutini is back after five years with the release of his third studio album 'Caustic Love' - and there definitely feels to be a...

Advertisement

Pinkpop 2014 Announce Headliners The Rolling Stones, Arctic Monkeys, Metallica Plus Many More

Pinkpop is proud to announce that The Rolling Stones will be headlining the first day of the festival. The Rolling Stones - 14 ON FIRE...

Paolo Nutini Unveils Tracklisting And Artwork For New Album 'Caustic Love'

Paolo Nutini releases his eagerly anticipated new album 'Caustic Love' on April 14th. Produced by Paolo and Dani Castelar, the album features 12 sparkling new...

Paolo Nutini Unveils 'Caustic Love' Landmark New Album Out April 14th 2014

Paolo Nutini returns with a career defining new album that showcases his maverick talent and incredible vocal prowess with a maturity way beyond his 27...

Paolo Nutini - Coming Up Easy Video

Coming Up Easy video from Paolo NutiniPaolo Nutini follows up his last single 'Candy' with 'Coming Up Easy' set for release on August 10th through...

Advertisement

Comments

Paolo Nutini Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Paolo Nutini

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All