Has Nadine tried to steal Will.i.am from under Cheryl's nose?

Insiders tell Now that Nadine Coyle has made a beeline for Will.i.am Cheryl Cole,’s confidant and the man credited for her solo success.

Nadine‘s still a bit envious about Cheryl‘s relationship with Will.i.am and Simon Cowell and is annoyed that despite having the best voice in the group and having lived in LA for years, she hasn’t had a hand from anyone in the industry with their kind of clout,’ says our insider.

‘She’s been keen to meet Will and finally did at a party a few weeks ago.

‘She introduced herself as the lead singer of Girls Aloud and spoke about her upcoming solo album. She said she and Cheryl weren’t in touch.’

According to our source, Cheryl‘s aware that he’d met Nadine, 25 – and isn’t best pleased.

Will‘s not one for gossip. He just let Cheryl know he’d seen Nadine,’ says our source.

Cheryl no longer hangs out with her, so she wasn’t comfortable with it, but Will assured her that he wouldn’t do anything to hurt her – including working with her bandmate.’

Nadine‘s spokesperson tells Now: ‘Nadine‘s just focused on her forthcoming solo project.’

See the full story about Cheryl Cole and Nadine Coyle in Now magazine dated 23 August 2010 – out now!

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