Randy Jackson and Smokey Robinson Ready ‘Duets’ Album

Former "American Idol" judge Randy Jackson and award-winning icon Smokey Robinson have teamed up to produce and record a major duets album.

Due for release via Verve Records this Fall, the album will include songs written by Robinson during his solo career and for his former group, The Miracles, Marvin Gaye and The Temptations.

While a list of collaborators has not been revealed, "contemporary and classic artists" are said to be confirmed for the project.

"It's my utmost pleasure to produce this amazing duets record with the legend Smokey Robinson. He is one of the most incredible songwriters of all time. It's going to be hot," Randy Jackson shared in a statement via Billboard.