The 37-year-old rapper, who was on the same flight with Bieber after the Teen Choice Awards, said the `Baby` hitmaker had made him listened to the track, reported Ace Showbiz.
"He taps me on the shoulder... `I want to show you this song I produced and wrote. I`m really excited about it because it`s one of the first songs I produced by myself`.
"The song was dope. He was like, `Yeah, I wrote it for Selena. It`s great.` And it was really awesome. It was, like, really, really dope," will.I.Am said.
The Black Eyed Peas rapper says that as a producer himself it makes him proud to see someone so interested in producing and songwriting.
"I think that guy is gonna be around for a really, really long time," he added.
First Published: Saturday, July 28, 2012, 09:40