REPORTS of an international pop star renting out an island in Essex to record her music are ‘a complete fabrication’.

The Mirror reported that singer Rhianna had rented out the whole of Osea Island to record new music.

However, the team on the island have denied there is any truth in the statement.

A spokesman said: “I’ve got to be honest but there is no grain of truth in that claim.

“It is a complete fabrication.”

The article has also appeared in the Daily Mail and East Anglian Daily Times.