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The Wanted ditch Bieber and Ora from album

By | Published on Tuesday 13 August 2013

The Wanted

The Wanted have ‘decided’ not to include collaborations with Justin Bieber and Rita Ora on their new album ‘Word Of Mouth’ because they don’t fit with the sonic palette that the band are currently working with.

Speaking to Digital Spy, The Wanted’s Siva Kaneswaran said: “We wrote with Justin and Rita, but for all of us, we’ve always said that if a song was right to release, we’d release it. They’re great songs, but in regards to our sound right now and the album, they weren’t right. We still have them and we can still use them and put them out at the right time”.

It’s alright though, you can still listen to their new single, ‘We Own The Night’, which doesn’t feature anyone of note: