Rita Ora is stunned to be working on a second album.
The 'How We Do (Party)' hitmaker is looking forward to releasing the follow-up to last year's hit self-titled debut, 'Ora', and promises her song writing will be more personal and current than her first record.
"I can't believe I'm doing a second album already ... To me, it's more like, finally - thank you for just giving me the chance.
"I'm actually going to sing about things that's happening to me now. You know, when I was 18 I was performing at 21, so to me the music was two years old already.
"What's exciting about this record is that I have just felt like I've found confidence to be honest."
The singer also said she enjoys the freedom she is granted through "being an artist" without being held to account for "creative" decisions.
She added: "[The] best thing about being an artist is that you get away with things that you love, and you don't have to explain it anybody. And that's what being a creative artist is about."
Meanwhile she revealed that a duet with Justin Timberlake could be on the cards.
The 'RIP' hitmaker - who is currently dating Calvin Harris - could see a collaboration on the horizon after she stumbled into luck when Justin's wife Jessica Biel put in a good word for her, following their friendly chat at London's Wireless Festival last weekend.
A source told The Sun newspaper: "Rita and Jessica really hit it off because they were both standing looking adoringly at Justin as he played his set.
"Jessica saw how enamoured Rita was with her husband's performance and got chatting to her.
"She put a word in with Justin afterwards and now Rita and he could be working together very soon."