Rihanna Said to Work With Ryan Tedder and Max Martin for Forthcoming AlbumApril 13, 2009
Top notch R ‘n’ B singer Rihanna reportedly will enlist help from Ryan Tedder and Max Martin to finish her upcoming fourth studio album. Breaking news on that matter is The Prophet as being informed by a source at Rihanna’s record label Def Jam. Though so, there haven’t been official words issued by the Barbadian songstress herself or her people regarding the reported collaboration.
Ryan, who is a singer and Grammy-nominated songwriter and record producer, has written and produced songs for various artists. Widely considered as a sought after songwriter in music industry, he is best known as the frontman of band OneRepublic. As for Max, he is known as a Grammy-nominated music producer and songwriter. He has crafted songs for a number of famous singers, like Britney Spears and Pink.
In related news, The Prophet also reports Def Jam has revealed its confidence that Rihanna’s upcoming effort will be a hit. The label even refers to the album as “monster album”. Greater than that, it is also said many producers have been trying hard to get their songs featured on the not-yet-titled set.
Despite the mounting claims, there has yet confirmation or denial outed by Def Jam. Both Ryan and Max also have not yet offered a single clue on their alleged collaboration with Rihanna.
Rihanna’s new album reportedly is planned to be dropped sometime before the end of this year. Chicago acid house pioneer Adonis is believed to be in charged for its production process. Two new tracks titled “We Own the Night” and “Pretty Girl Blues” off the effort have been finished and are expected to be outed soon.