Lewis Capaldi hired Adele and Beyonce songwriter Ryan Tedder to work on his new album.
The 25-year-old “Before You Go” hitmaker enlisted the help of OneRepublic frontman for his second album, which is slated for release in the first half of 2022.
Ryan told The Sun Newpaper’s Weird column, “I was playing the songs an hour ago in the car and it’s like goosebumps! The guy could sing a random song in Spanish and that would still give me the goosebumps. He’s so good. “
For the follow-up to 2020’s “Divinely Uninspired To A Hellish Extent”, the chart-topping singer once again teamed up with 24-year-old JC Stewart, who wrote the track “Hollywood” on Lewis’s debut album, but he refuses to get too professional about his relationship with the superstar.
He said: “We’ve written a few songs over the last year. But first and foremost we’re friends, so we keep it.”
Lewis’s debut record – which included the singles “Someone You Loved” and “Before You Go” – spent 36 weeks in the Top 10, including 10 weeks at No.1, and became the best-selling album on the planet. year in the UK.
Ryan – whose credits include Adele’s hit “21” “Rumor Has It, Beyonce’s anthem” Halo “and Leona Lewis’ hit” Bleeding Love “- also added that everything is set for the next one. OneRepublc fifth studio album.
The 42-year-old star said: “We just got the engines restarted there. I want to continue like this for at least ten years while we still love to go around the world. I also have side projects that I’m now part of, so I’ll leave it at that.