will.i.am has teamed up with his Black Eyed Peas bandmate Fergie on her second studio album and claims her latest offering is ''awesome''.
The 39-year-old rapper - who has been promoting his TV show 'The Voice' in the UK - revealed he is heading back to the US to continue working with his Black Eyed Peas bandmate on her second studio album and thinks the material is going to be better than ever.
Will - who recently announced that Black Eyed Peas are releasing a follow-up album to their 2010 offering 'The Beginning' - told Capital FM: ''Fergie is making an album too though. I get with Fergie right when I land. I think all this week I'm working with Fergie and we are finishing Fergie's stuff. Fergie's stuff is going to be awesome as well.''
Continue reading: Will.i.am Teases Fergie's 'awesome' New Album
The Black Eyed Peas think there would be ''no point'' in reforming unless they are able to come up with a new musical style.
The Black Eyed Peas insist they won't reform unless they develop a new sound.
The 'Where Is The Love?' band - made up of Will.i.am, Fergie, taboo and apl.de.ap - have been taking a break from recording and performing since the release of their last album 'The Beginning' in 2010 and group leader will.i.am believes there's ''no point'' in reuniting if they aren't able to come back with a fresh musical style.
He told radio station Capital FM: ''We're doing some configuration as far as, 'What do we do as the Peas next?'
Continue reading: Black Eyed Peas Looking For New Sound
will.i.am says there's ''no point'' in reforming the Black Eyed Peas if they can't create a bold new sound as they did with their 2009 album 'The E.N.D.'
The Black Eyed Peas won't reform unless they develop a bold new sound.
Group leader Will.i.am believes ''there's no point'' in reuniting with his fellow 'I Gotta Feeling' hitmakers - including Fergie, taboo and apl.de.ap - if they aren't able to burst onto the charts with a fresh musical style, like they did with their 2009 album 'The E.N.D.', which spawned hit songs like 'Boom Boom Pow'.
He explained on Capital FM: ''We're doing some configuration as far as what do we do as the Peas next.
Continue reading: Will.i.am: Black Eyed Peas Need New Sound
The I Gotta Feeling hitmakers, minus singer Fergie, are set to headline the Rebuild Philippines! benefit gig at Hollywood's Greek Theatre on 8 June (14) to help raise funds for the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan, which caused destruction across the region in November (13).
Taboo admits each of the bandmembers have been busy working on solo projects in recent years, so the get-together at the fundraiser will give them a chance to catch up with one another - and delight fans with a mini-reunion.
Continue reading: Taboo Excited To Reunite With Black Eyed Peas Bandmates At Charity Gig
Black Eyed Peas are set to return next year and are currently working out a deal for a new album and tour.
Black Eyed Peas are set to return next year.
A source told The Sun newspaper: ''The Black Eyed Peas are all in agreement they should put a new tour on for the fans - it's not like they properly split when they parted for a hiatus in 2012.
Continue reading: Black Eyed Peas To Return
Josh Duhamel wants to drive a wedge between Fergie and her Black Eyed Peas bandmate will.i.am because he wants his wife to work on building her solo career.
The 'Safe Haven' star is trying to encourage his wife to return to her solo career, but feels the only way she'll gain success is if she lets go of her Black Eyed Peas bandmate.
A source told RadarOnline.com: ''Josh is pushing hard for Fergie to make a much cleaner and clearer break from The Black Eyed Peas so she can re-invent herself as a solo artist without the looming spectre of will.i.am influencing every creative decision she makes.''
Continue reading: Josh Duhamel Drives Wedge Between Fergie And Will.i.am
Taboo has revealed his Black Eyed Peas bandmate Fergie is enjoying a great pregnancy so far.
The 37-year-old rapper insists his bandmate - who is expecting her first child with her actor husband Josh Duhamel - is having a glowing pregnancy so far and he can't wait to meet her new bundle of joy, which is due in July.
Speaking to E! News at the Billboard Latin Music Awards on Thursday night (25.04.13), Taboo said: ''Fergie's doing very well, I'm so proud of her.
Continue reading: Taboo Says Fergie's Pregnancy Is 'going Well'
The I Gotta Feeling hitmaker's older sibling, Eddie Gomez, took to his Twitter.com page to announce the sad news.
Taboo, real name Jaime Gomez, writes in a post, "I am truly devastated by the death of my older brother, Eddie Gomez. God rest his soul."
Continue reading: Black Eyed Peas Star Taboo's Brother Dies
Black Eyed Peas star taboo surprised young students in Los Angeles last week (ends19Jun11) by turning up unannounced to deliver musical instruments to their school - and then taking to the stage for their annual concert.
The rapper visited Miramonte Elementary on Friday (17Jun11) to help the Little Kids Rock organisation, which provides free instruments to public schools in America.
He delivered 10 electric guitars to the music department and then thrilled the young pupils by joining them during their spring concert.
Taboo, who grew up in L.A., says, "It's an honour for me to support music education in my community. As a parent and a lifelong Angeleno, I recognise the importance of the arts in our classrooms. Little Kids Rock does such important work keeping music in the schools and I encourage everyone to get involved by donating and supporting their cause."
Continue reading: Taboo Stuns School Kids With Surprise Concert Appearance
The I Gotta Feeling hitmaker revealed his wife is expecting a baby boy on 3 May (11) during a radio chat with DJ Ryan Seacrest on Monday morning (07Feb11).
The busy star has also published his memoirs.