Rochdale singer Lisa Stansfield's first hit All Around the World was released nearly 30 years ago.
Lots more best-selling music followed - along with a stack of awards. But it's now been nearly four years since her last album.
Now she's back in the recording studio.
Our entertainment correspondent Caroline Whitmorewent along for an exclusive chat as she records her latest music video.
One of the region's most enduring singers releases her seventh studio album today.
Lisa Stansfield recorded Seven in her home town of Rochdale and shot the video in Manchester.