"He didn't come to the studio but I'd play him songs down the phone. It's scary and you think, ''Please like it!'' We've formed more of a bond and we can be honest with each other," the Daily Telegraph quoted her as saying.
Lewis, who has become a multi-platinum selling artist and three time Grammy Award nominee, further revealed she still gets star-struck when meeting other A-listers. She added: "I was star-struck when I met Samuel L Jackson and Daniel Day-Lewis at the Golden Globes. I was excited when I met Nelson Mandela, too. I performed at his birthday in 2008. I was really honoured."
Melbourne (ANI): Singer Leona Lewis has confessed despite sharing a bond with mentor Simon Cowell, she continues to be scared of his comments. The 24-year-old star, who won Cowell"s UK TV talent show 'The X Factor' in 2006, said she gets the jitters thinking about his reaction to her recording material.