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*In the spirit of her forthcoming album, “Food,” Kelis will host a new cooking show on the Cooking Channel.

Saucy & Sweet,” set to premiere Feb. 26, will feature the singer’s culinary creations – or as the channel’s website puts it, “food with attitude.”

Her “FOOD” album, due April 21, is exudes its culinary theme in the tracklist, with first single “Jerk Ribs” joined by “Breakfast,” “Cobbler,” “Fish Fry” and “Biscuits ‘n’ Gravy.”

Produced by TV on the Radio’s Dave Sitek, the album will be her first release on indie label Ninja Tune, and her first release since 2010′s “Flesh Tone,” which peaked at No. 48 on the Billboard 200.

“Saucy and Sweet” will air at 8:30 p.m. ET on Wednesdays.