heatworld can exclusively reveal that new music from that twinkly blue-eyed charmer and tattoed bad boy James Arthur will be hitting our airwaves in a matter of months.
A source close to James has revealed that the first single will be out in late May with an album tentatively pencilled in for July.
And what’s more we’ve been told that the music X Factor champ James’ is going to gift our ears with will be a real surprise.
Our insider tells us: “Some of the songs have got a real Boyz II Men r‘n’b vibe to them.
“There are also some quite emotional tracks. He’s written about his family, in particular about how close he is to his sisters.
“He’s surprisingly sensitive and has really poured his heart and soul into his lyrics.”
We can’t wait to hear what James comes up with…
Meanwhile the 25-year-old has revealed on Twitter that – during a lads’ holiday in Miami with his best mates form home – he’s been in the studio with Amy Winehouse producer Salaam ReMi.
He’s also been having a pop at The Voice judges will.i.am and Danny O’Donoghue after they dissed his failed attempt at auditioning for their rival singing show.
He tweeted: “"Who's James Arthur?" .. He was the dude keeping you off the top spot for weeks.. Sights set higher than the voice #whereisthelove “
Steady on love.