Beyonce reveals Destiny's Child to release new album

Beyonce has announced she is reuniting with her Destiny's Child band mates for a new album - their first in eight years.

The songstress wrote on her official website, "I am so proud to announce the first original Destiny's Child music in eight years!"

Michelle Williams, Kelly Rowland and Beyonce Knowles pictured in 2005 Credit: Anthony Harvey/PA Archive/Press Association Images

The album, titled Love Songs, is due for release on 29 January.

The black-and-white album cover pictured on her website shows a sultry-looking Beyonce, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams.