Dr. Dre Planning Collaboration With Burt Bacharach

Songwriting legend Burt Bacharach and Dr. Dre,

arguable hip-hop's most prolific producer, are working together on an upcoming

project which will reportedly feature a variety of music styles.

"Dr. Dre gave me these drum beats and told

me to do what I like," Bacharach told told U.K.'s Sun newspaper. "These

won't be like usual songs. These are like compositions, which is very interesting

to me." he told The Sun.

Burt Bacharach has written songs for everyone

from Nat King Cole and Johnny Mathis to Neil Diamond and Dionne Warwick and

has penned some of the most memorable pop songs in history, including "Raindrops

Keep Falling On My Head," "Walk On By," "A House Is Not

A Home," and many others.