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Christina Aguilera Collaborating With Ian Kirkpatrick

The man responsible for Jason Derulo’s “Want To Want Me” is lending his talents to Christina Aguilera.

The grammy nominated, multi-platinum music producer and songwriter, who crafted Hilary Duff’s “Outlaw” and many Neon Trees classics, posted a photo inside Xtina’s luxurious home confirming the two are collaborating together.

awesome night at Queen Aguilera's palace … one of the craziest most fun sessions ever #blessed #didhejusthashtagblessed #latergram

A photo posted by Ian Kirkpatrick (@cloudology) on

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Aguilera’s new record is said to sound “caviar ratchet,” so it’s interesting to see her enlist Kirkpatrick who’s production is more organic than urban. The “Still Dirrty” singer is on track to regain complete dominance of pop music with her upcoming record she’s steadily worked on for several years. Aside from her cover ballad on the “Finding Neverland” broadway album, “Anywhere But Here,” along with her country tracks on ABC’s Nashville for “The Real Thing” and “Shotgun,” it’s been awhile since she’s shared new music from a studio album, and that time is approaching.

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