Country trio THE Dixie Chicks have turned to the man who revitalised JOHNNY CASH's career to give them a edgy boost on their new album.

The WITHOUT YOU hitmakers are working with Def Jam co-founder Rick Rubin on a new album in Los Angeles.

Rubin is very much in demand at the moment - he's also the unlikely choice to produce crooner Neil Diamond's latest album.

02/05/2005 02:22