Dannii teams up with X-Factor star

Dannii Minogue is recording her new album - with songs written by X Factor contestant Ruth Lorenzo - who she used to mentor.

The Aussie judge has teamed up with Ruth, who finished fifth behind Alexandra Burke two years ago.

It's the first time Dannii has been in the studio to record an album since 2003.

The singer has just given birth to her first child, Ethan.

Ruth is also hoping to bring out her first album last this year.

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