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Kanye West teams up with La Roux, MIA and Jay-Z on new album

Kanye West teams up with La Roux, MIA and Jay-Z on new album

Kanye West has collaborated with La Roux's Elly Jackson, Jay-Z, MIA, Alicia Keys and Mos Def on his new album.

John Legend, Kid Cudi, Bon Iver and No ID also contribute to the album, which is named 'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy' and will be released on November 22.

The rapper did not reveal the full details of the collaborations, but name-checked the artists as he showcased his new music video, 'Runaway', at BAFTA in London's Piccadilly last night (October 6).

'My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy' will be Kanye West's fifth studio album, the follow-up to 2008's '808s & Heartbreak'.

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