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Ludacris Dismayed to Fail Landing a Duet With Lauryn Hill

March 27, 2010 (7:40 am) GMT
'I think Lauryn Hill is like extremely talented and I can say I did try to do that (organise a duet), it just didn't work itself out,' says Ludacris about his dissapointment.

is disappointed he failed to convince to collaborate on a new song after the reclusive singer/rapper turned down the hip-hop star's efforts to feature her on his new album. The "Stand Up" hitmaker recruited a host of female rappers for his latest project "", including , Lil Kim, and .

But Ludacris admits there was one other big name he was hoping to land a duet with - even though Hill has collaborated with few artists since her days in with and Pras Michel.

He tells the Associated Press, "I think Lauryn Hill is like extremely talented and I can say I did try to do that (organise a duet), it just didn't work itself out." Hill has not released a disc of new material since her debut, "", in 1998.

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