Pop Idol Winner Will Young has confirmed that he has signed a new record deal.

The 34-year-old Leave Right Now singer has described his new deal with Island Records as "a dream come true".

Speaking to ITV's This Morning, Will said: "I've just signed to Island Records and I'll be working on that next year. [It's] a dream come true because they are really about the music . . . so it'll be great to go back to that."

Will is currently touring the UK with the recent West End production of Cabaret, reprising his role as the Master of Ceremonies.