Shania Twain is behind the scenes preparing new hits .She is seeking a good producer for her new material.
The Canadian country pop singer-songwriter told the Rolling Stone magazine this week that she has cited the music of pop star Lana Del Rey, as well as Robert Plant and Alison Krauss’ album Raising Sand, as two examples of production that she desires.
She spoke from her Swiss château, about the progress she’s made in completing her forthcoming tracks.
“So that goes to show you how lost I am as far as production direction because I’m listening to such a broad spectrum,” she said.
She noted that her new songs may be “less upbeat” than her past work but that she’s aiming to stay positive in her lyrics.
Shania Twain’s 1995 album The Woman in Me brought her fame, and her 1997 album Come On Over became the best-selling studio album of all time by a female act in any genre and the best-selling country album of all time, Come On Over sold more than 40 million copies worldwide.
Her fourth and last studio album to date, Up!, was released in November 2002 and has sold more than 20 million copies worldwide.
Twain has won 5 Grammy Awards and 27 BMI Songwriter awards.She has had three albums certified Diamond by the Recording Industry Association of America and is the second best-selling artist in Canada, behind Céline Dion, with three of her studio albums certified double diamond by the Canadian Recording Industry Association.