Rihanna Hits the Studio with The Neptunes

  • Rihanna Hits the Studio with The Neptunes

Rihanna Hits the Studio with The Neptunes

"I'm going to be in the studio", she shared when asked about her Valentine's Day plans.

The Happy singer and producer shared the same snap on his Instagram account and added a flame emoji, along with Rihanna and Hugo's names.

Rih-Rih took to Instagram on Thursday with a photo not only confirming that she's back in the recording studio, but that she's collaborating with The Neptunes-Pharrell Williams' hip-hop duo.

"Gang. back in da STU", she captioned it. That came and I was like, 'Woah, I didn't think about this part.' But having that creative space and having different outlets goes right in line with music and creating. I'm so excited actually.

In May, Rihanna told The New York Times' T Style magazine she has been hard at work on a new album, which she's been referring to as R9, but that fans should not expect a collaboration with Lady Gaga or Drake, contrary to rumors. [It's] Pharrell, ' she added along with a big laugh and smile on her face.

Rihanna previously announced that, by the end of previous year, she would release her ninth official studio album.

When pressed further, Rihanna responded: "Okay, I'll tell you".

It was released to mostly positive reviews, which included numerous publications that had it on its best album of the year lists.

"Not anytime soon, I don't see it happening", she said of working again with frequent collaborator Drake. "It's not gonna be typical of what you know as reggae". However, she did appear on N.E.R.D's 2017 hit "Lemon".