's Matt Bellamy
is set to feature on the new album from New Zealand singer Kimbra
notes, Kimbra, best known for featuring on Gotye
's huge 2011 single "Somebody That I Used to Know
," recorded at least one song with Bellamy for her second solo album.
News of the collaboration was revealed in a press release for the singer's co-headline tour with Janelle Monae
, which listed confirmed album collaborators including Van Dyke Parks
, Mark Foster
, John Legend
and Matt Bellamy. The singer is also reported to have worked with Queens of the Stone Age
, Dirty Projectors
and Unknown Mortal Orchestra
on new material.
According to Faster Louder
, Bellamy visited the studio and ended up laying down guitar on what is rumoured to be the album's first single.
Speaking in an interview with Faster Louder, Kimbra said: "What united all of the people I've worked with on this record is the love of a great song, the love of a great melody, the love of a potent lyric, or a hypnotic drum beat."
Also, the track will mark the Muse frontman's first ever collaboration with the other artist.
Kimbra released her debut solo album "Vows
" in 2011, which featured the singles "Settle Down
" and "Cameo Lover
Meanwhile, Muse performed a tribute cover of the Nirvana
" last week during their Lollapalooza
set, to mark the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain