RUMOURS are rife Shakira and Rihanna are to release a duet.

The Spain-based beauty, who is married to Barcelona player Gerard Pique, is believed to be in LA filming a video with Rihanna, after the new mum’s body double let the arrangements slip on Twitter.

In a tweet that was subsequently removed, Alexita Ortiz wrote: “Working on set with Shakira as her stand in for the new music video featuring Rihanna.”