Rihanna to Craft Concept Album
February 27, 2014

Rihanna has been tapped to create a concept album based on the forthcoming animated movie, Home. She will also perform new songs in the film and provide the voice of one of the main characters. DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg revealed the news on Tuesday during the company's quarterly earnings call, Variety reports. The movie also will feature the voices of Jim Parsons, Jennifer Lopez and Steve Martin, and it's due in theaters on November 26. However, it's unclear when Rihanna's concept album will be released.

As previously reported, Rihanna also is teaming with Eminem to play some shows together. The pair have announced three concerts in New York, Detroit and Los Angeles that will take place in August as part of The Monster Tour. Specific dates, venues and ticketing information have not yet been announced. Eminem and Rihanna first teamed up on the 2010 smash "Love the Way You Lie" before reuniting for their current hit, "The Monster."

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