will.i.am Confirms Collaboration with 2NE1
By Staff Writer | August 14, 2012 08:42 PM EDT
The Wrap Party for will.i.am's new album, willpower was held in Los Angeles.
At the party, he was interviewed and revealed his excitement in his collaboration with 2NE1. He said that his goal is to, "bring a little Asia over here to the West side and spread it down south to Brazil. If I can do that with them, you know it'll be a mission accomplished."
Like Us on Facebook
It is known that will.i.am has previously expressed admiration and respect for 2NE1 and it has been said that he enjoys their music especially. This is a testament to the potential for 2NE1's possible appeal in the US.
There are no official claims or statements about whether there will be a US debut album for 2NE1 but with this new collaboration with a big name like will.i.am and their world tour which will come to the US as well, the album may not be that far away.
will.i.am's new album, willpower, is scheduled for release in September.
© 2013 KpopStarz. All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.
Latest Photo Gallery
New Release 12.07.13 | 11:12PM EST
With song titles like 'Lonely Christmas', K-Pop celebrates the joy of relationships and the sorrow of breakups at Christmastime. Juniel and CNBLUE's Lee Jonghyun will offer the antidote to the sadness with 'Love Falls'.
OP-ED 12.07.13 | 11:52PM EST
G-Dragon and his attractive ways.
2NE1 recently got a chance to meet Stevie Wonder at the 2013 Mama Awards, and now fans can check out the moment in a new photo!
Hot Issues 12.07.13 | 04:56AM EST
Albums sales were led by EXO. EXO was a relatively quiet and weak brand in the previous year, but they came back kicking for 2013.