Producer turned artist Labrinth got himself into hot water on Thursday as he tweeted that he wanted to sleep with singer Rita Ora.

The awkward moment started on Twitter when one of Labrinth’s followers suggested he collaborate with Rita, tweeting:

Rita was very offended by this out of the blue tweet and replied:

Labrinth then saw the error of his ways and apologised, saying he was only joking:

Rita then realised that she had overreacted and replied:

Ahhh all solved then, no need for us to get our popcorn out …