- Dancehall artist Shaggy has revealed that he turned down an offer to "audition" to be on Rihanna's new album
- Shaggy implied he believes he is much too established to have to audition to feature on the album
- It's been confirmed that the title of the much-anticipated album is R9
Shaggy has revealed that he was approached to feature on Rihanna's upcoming album. The long-anticipated album is to be called R9.
The legendary dancehall artist said he was asked to audition in order to qualify to feature. He however, declined the offer.
51-year-old Shaggy told Daily Star: "They approached me for the Rihanna project, yeah. There's a lot of great people involved but for me I didn't need to audition to be on the record, I'll leave that to younger guys."
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Rihanna has been teasing R9 for ages now.
Just last week, the pop star said it's ready but she's not ready to release it yet.
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This revelation however, did not sit well with social media users as some tagged it a disrespect to Shaggy who has not only been around longer than Rihanna, but paved the way for stars like herself.
Some however, feel the Work singer was simply been a businesswoman considering she is the hotter artiste between the two of them.
See some reactions below:
Meanwhile, on July 23, 2019, social media users woke up to a story of a beautiful young girl who looks very much like American singer Rihanna. Rihanna set social media buzzing after she shared a photo she had spotted of the little girl who looks so much like her.
The young girl named Ala’a Skyy can pass for the singer’s twin or her daughter. Rihanna was just as shocked to see how striking their resemblance appeared to be. Well, Legit.ng dug deeper to get more photos of the beautiful young girl.
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