New solo project
The Black Eyed Peas member has announced that he will release a solo CD in 2012, reports Digital Spy. The CD, titled #willpower will be preceded by trailer single 'T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever)', which will feature Jennifer Lopez and was produced by Dallas Austin and Audiobot. The producer also confirmed that he and Lopez will perform the track for the first time live during this Sunday's (November 20) American Music Awards ceremony. A demo of the song leaked online earlier this year and included a feature from Mick Jagger, but it has not been confirmed whether the Rolling Stones member has made the final cut. 'T.H.E. (The Hardest Ever)' will be added to the US iTunes store following the performance. #willpower will serve as the follow-up to's 2008 record Songs About Girls, which included the Cheryl Cole collaboration 'Heartbreaker'.