Good news, Kelly Rowland fans! The Marie Claire UK cover girl has confirmed that she’s working with the hit-making producer behind Rihanna’s “We Found Love,” Calvin Harris. In a new feature in the London Evening Standard, the “Motivation” songbird spoke about judging the across-the-pond X Factor and her acclimation to the London lifestyle, which apparently included hooking up with some of the UK’s hottest producers. Miss Kelendria also opened up on her thoughts about motherhood, prompted by the impending arrival of Beyonce’s baby. Read more below.
“I won’t be jealous when Beyoncé’s baby arrives. I’ll just be just happy to pick her up and put her down again,” she told the London rag. Clearly Kelly’s got too much going on to pay any attention to her biological clock — and we can’t blame her, seeing as the success of “We Found Love” has made Calvin Harris one of the most sought-after producers of the moment.
If he can craft a tune for Kelly that’s as radio-friendly as “We Found Love” or “Where Have You Been” (or as much fun as his Kelis-featuring earworm “Bounce”) it could mean we’ll hear a lot from Kelly in 2012.
Read the full piece here.