Louise Redknapp, 44, who is believed to be single following her divorce from Jamie Redknapp, 46, in 2017, reached out to BBC Radio 2 star Richie Anderson after he shared his love for her song Stuck In The Middle With You.
Zoe Ball, 48, brought up the encounter during her BBC Radio 2 show this morning, prompting Richie to explain.
Richie told listeners he had mentioned his favourite karaoke song was Louise’s hit during the show’s podcast.
Following this, he explained: “We got very excited in the middle of recording this…
Her and I then exchanged a few tweets
“Somebody ran in with a phone and said, ‘You’ve had a tweet from actual Louise’.”
The tweet from Louise read: “I want to hear your version of of ‘Stuck In The Middle With You’ @richie_anderson @ZoeTheBall @BBCRadio2 @sueperkins @JasonManford @westlifemusic Happy Friday guys xxx.”
Explaining further, Richie added: “Her and I then exchanged a few tweets and it was left on Saturday evening with her saying, ‘I’m going on tour next year, you can perform Stuck In The Middle With You on my tour’.”
Richie then claimed he didn’t think much of her invitation, until he was approached by her manager.
He added: “I was at Hyde Park yesterday and this man came over with a crisp white