Singer Rihanna stands at halftime during Game 2 of the NBA Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Orlando Magic in Los Angeles, June 7, 2009. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok

Rihanna's new album will likely be released on November 23, the R&B singer twitted Tuesday.

Rihanna tweeteed this afternoon, The wait is Ova. Nov 23 09, triggering speculation from fans and media who wondered if she was referring to her new album.

Producer Tricky Stewart said last week that he would begin recording the album with Rihanna soon and that it would be released later this year, according to

Rihanna's album is expected to be a little more grown-up and have some edge, Justin Timberlake said in September, according to He and RIhanna have been working together on new material.