reveals she's working on an album of Metallica covers

She's covered Blondie, The Cure and The Cranberries.

And now, it seems, is making a Metallica tribute album. 

The pop star, 27, belted out the heavy metal band's Nothing Else Matters at Glastonbury in 2019 and in the new issue of Interview magazine, she's revealed she's working on a whole collection of songs by the rockers.

New direction: Miley Cyrus has revealed to Interview magazine that she is currently working on an album of Metallica covers

New direction: has revealed to Interview magazine that she is currently working on an album of Metallica covers

'We’re so lucky to be able to continue to work on our art during all of this. At first, it felt uninspiring and now I’ve been totally ignited,' she explained.

She doesn't say which songs will be covered or when the album might be released.

Metallica was formed in Los Angeles in 1981 and is one of the most commercially successful bands of all time.

The band has won nine Grammy Awards and its last six studio albums have consecutively debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. 

New project: The pop star, 27, belted out the heavy metal band's Nothing Else Matters at Glastonbury in 2019, pictured, and has decided to cover a whole bunch of their tracks

New project: The pop star, 27, belted out the heavy metal band's Nothing Else Matters at Glastonbury in 2019, pictured, and has decided to cover a whole bunch of their tracks

Huge: The band has won nine Grammy Awards and its last six studio albums have consecutively debuted at number one on the Billboard 200

Huge: The band has won nine Grammy Awards and its last six studio albums have consecutively debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 

Rock icons: Metallica was formed in LA in 1981. Founding members James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo are pictured on stage in 2016

 Rock icons: Metallica was formed in LA in 1981. Founding members James Hetfield, Lars Ulrich, Kirk Hammett, and Robert Trujillo are pictured on stage in 2016

Meanwhile, the former Hannah Montana star shared that she believes she's had an encounter with aliens.  

'I had an experience, actually,' Miley told Interview. 'I was driving through San Bernardino with my friend, and I got chased down by some sort of UFO.'

She added, 'I'm pretty sure about what I saw, but I'd also bought weed wax

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