Rita Ora: 'Jay-Z Is Like My Older Brother'
WIRELESS EXCLUSIVE! R.I.P. singer also talks Snoop & her second LP...
Rita Ora has revealed she sees boss Jay-Zas an older brother.
Speaking backstage toSnoop Dogg, describing the video shoot as "awesome", before adding: "It was kind of like a surreal moment, we shot the video in Thailand and it was one of those things where I felt like, 'OK, I met Hip-Hop royalty Jay-Z', but you need to remember Snoop knows 2Pac you know what I'm saying? We unfortunately never got to meet or see.
"Well anyway, I couldn't believe it when he asked me and he knew who I was because it was just one of those surreal moments where it was like one album in and Snoop asks you to be part of a track."
Ora also revealed that fans can expect the first single from her new album in September, stating: "The second album is so exciting 'cause it's the first time I get to do things that I wanna do.
"I recorded the first album when I was 18 and I released it at 21 so to me, it was two years old so now I'm finally in a position where I can perform the music that I'm in my head space."
As for collaborations, she teased: "There's some artists that I cannot believe know who I am. I love A Tribe Called Quest and Jay, there's a lot of surprises, I don't want to give too much away."
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By Joanne Dorken @mtvuknews
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