Dionne Warwick is considering “getting closer” to Taylor Swift for a collaboration.
The 80-year-old music legend has previously teased a charity single with The Weeknd and Chance the Rapper titled “Nothing’s Impossible,” and now the “Walk On By” hitmaker has revealed she plans to work with a number of stars. , including the “Shake It Off” hitmaker.
She told ET Canada: “I’m going to talk to them about how they feel about going into the studio with me.”
On her duet with Chance, she adds: “[We] recorded a duet and it’s lovely. It probably won’t be released until the first of the year, [we’re] prepare it now. “
Dionne added of hitmaker “Take My Breath”: “I will also be working with The Weeknd.”
The collaboration came about after the iconic singer – who is dubbed the Queen of Twitter – jokingly trolled the pair on the microblogging site and the profits from the song will go to the Hunger Not Impossible initiative.
The collaboration was written and produced by Dionne’s son, Damon Elliott.
The 48-year-old songwriter said: “My mom and I had a moment to speak with Chance after she tweeted him about the word ‘the’ in her name. They had such an amazing conversation that had them. brought to discuss hunger not impossible initiative.
“The result of our conversation with Chance is this new single that we will be recording soon and we are all looking forward to this collaboration.”
Dionne added: “We are trying to make it something that permeates all of the Earth, so that there are no more hungry people anywhere or anywhere.”
In a video message, the Grammy winner announced on Twitter, “Hi everyone. I’m so excited I can’t tell you. I can’t contain myself. The Weeknd has agreed to join Chance the Rapper and myself on our song ‘Nothing is impossible’. “
She also wrote: “I’m still on a mission to end the madness by 2021. It looks like @theweeknd and @chancetherapper are joining me. Who’s next? (I edited this video myself ). “
Dionne asked Chance, 28, why he chose to add the words “the rapper” to his name when it is “obvious” that he is a rapper.
She wrote in December: “Hello, @chancetherapper. If you are very clearly a rapper, why did you put it in your stage name? I keep thinking about it.”
And the ‘Holy’ hitmaker replied, “Sorry, I’m still freaking out that you know who I am. It’s amazing! I’ll be whatever you want to call me Mrs. Warwick. God bless you.”
Dionne then suggested that the couple record a rap together.
She replied, “Of course I know you. You’re THE rapper. Let’s rap together. I’ll send you a message.”
It was The Weeknd’s turn then and she decided to ask the 31-year-old “Blinding Lights” hitmaker why he spells her name incorrectly.
She wrote: “The Weeknd is next. Why? It’s not even spelled correctly?”, To which he exclaimed: “I just got roasted by Dionne Warwick and I feel honored! You are coming. to make my day (sic) “