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Soul star PP ARNOLD and 70s pop star Linda Lewis sing on three tracks on the forthcoming Oasis album ‘Standing On The Shoulder Of Giants’ according to a report in The Sun today.

Classical flautist Charlotte Glasson also plays on one track.

PP Arnold started her career as one of Ike & Tina Turner‘s backing singers The Ikettes in the early 60s before settling in London. She enjoyed several solo hits in the 60s and sang on the Small Faces ‘Tin Soldier’. More recently she has worked with Primal Scream and Ocean Colour Scene.

Linda Lewis was a top 70s session singer who had a few hits in the early 70s with ‘Rock A Doodle Doo’ and a cover of ‘It’s In His Kiss’.

The report also says that former Oasis producer Mark Coyle plays sitar on one track.