The singer told fans that she will record a follow-up to her latest album Heartbreak on Hold, which entered at number 18 on the UK chart earlier this year.
"Today has been a great day. Received some amazing news, its that time to keep on going, working hard and remain focused," Burke tweeted yesterday (October 8).
"Bring on the new year. The new era ... And the New Album. My beasties. Thank you for your support and patience. I appreciate it."
She added: "My fans mean more to me then words can even express. U guys are the reason I live. Music will always be my 1st love. Ima make ya'll proud."
Burke recently revealed that she is working on music for her US debut album and is concentrating on recording "R&B bangers".
Watch the music video for Alexandra Burke's 'Elephant' below: