Kelis likes to do the unexpected.
Completing work on her new album, the American artist eschewed major label offers to sign with British independent Ninja Tune.
New album 'Food' will be released on April 21st, and - in a neat twist - Kelis has been given her own cooking show.
A new series on American network the Cooking Channel, 'Saucy And Sweet' opens on February 26th at 8:30pm EST. In the promo, Kelis says: "I'm a multi-platinum recording artist, my passion is food."
Watch a teaser below.
'Food' is set to be released on April 21st.