Leona Lewis has admitted that her record label Syco is "scared" about her new album.

The X Factor winner has taken a new direction for her upcoming album, and it is reported that her record label are “slightly scared.”

Speaking to the Guardian newspaper, Lewis revealed that she has never caved in to critic demands about releasing albums more frequently saying, she "would've had a gazillion albums by now" had she given in.

Although the Bleeding Love singer stated that Simon ‘trusts her instincts’ as an artist, she also explained that they have had previous arguments saying: "Simon and I mostly agree but there have been arguments definitely.”

Lewis's new album Glassheart will be released on November 28 in the UK, following the release of the record's lead single Collide on September 4.