Enrique Iglesias pulled out of a tour with Britney Spears the same day it was announced. Sources say Iglesias didn’t want to play second fiddle to Spears, who is touring in support of her just released album ‘Femme Fatale’. Watch an animated report on the news from NMA World Edition below.
‘Jimmy Kimmel Live’ featured an interview with Johnny Knoxville, who played a deleted scene from ‘Jackass 3D’ that included Britney Spears being catapulted in a port-o-potty in a stunt called the Poo Cocktail Supreme – though it looked like they only used water. After the frightening experience, Spears is seen attacking the Jackass crew, punching Knoxville in the groin. Watch the comedy bit via YouTube below.
Britney Spears and Christina Aguilera exchanged Tweets after Christina congratulated Britney for the release of her new album ‘Femme Fatale’ yesterday. Britney then gave a mention to Christina’s new television singing competition ‘The Voice’. The pair write:
Christina: Hey @BritneySpears Congrats on Femme Fatale release! Can’t wait to see what you bring in the next video. xo – Xtina
Britney: Thanks @TheRealXtina. Can’t wait to watch you on your new show. Hope we get to hear that voice on The Voice. -Brit
Britney Spears appeared on ABC’s ‘Good Morning America’ on Tuesday live from the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco. The 29-year-old performed ‘Hold it Against Me’, a medley of ‘Big Fat Bass’ and portions of ‘Gimme More’ and ‘3’, and her new single ‘Till the World Ends’. The pop star was promoting her new album ‘Femme Fatale’, which was released Tuesday. Watch the performances at YouTube.
Britney Spears is laying down the law with her dancers and boyfriend Jason Trawick as she prepares to shed 10 pounds over the next month gearing up to promote her new album ‘Femme Fatale’. “Dieting’s hard for Brit. She and Jason love going to drive-thrus and cooking big meals for the boys like hot dogs with pasta, which is her absolute favorite,” a source told The Sun. The 29-year-old is refusing to eat any sugar and has warned her team not to show up to work with a hangover or they’re gone.
Britney Spears performed a pair of surprise shows at Palms Casino Resort’s Rain Nightclub on Friday (March 25). The performance was filmed by MTV as part of an upcoming Britney special that will air next week in celebration of her latest album, ‘Femme Fatale’. More than a thousand fans heard Spears delivered songs from the new album including the singles ‘Hold it Against Me’, ‘Till the World Ends’ and ‘Big Fat Bass’.
“We are extremely excited to have one of the most iconic artists of all time back at the Palms. Britney’s performances were unbelievable and her fans will never forget this night,” said Palms owner George Maloof. “We have a great relationship with MTV and feel fortunate to be a part of her upcoming special.” Britney herself told Twitter followers, “OMFG it feels good to be on stage again!!”
Britney Spears was in the studio with Ryan Seacrest at KIIS FM in Los Angeles, where the pop singer talked about her new album ‘Femme Fatale’, working with will.i.am on the project, her boyfriend Jason Trawick, touring and her workout routine.
“It’s, I think, my best work yet,” Spears said. “I love the album, I actually listened to it on the way over here. It’s definitely something that you want to work out to. It’s definitely upbeat. Will.i.am’s on the record and I’m a dancer so it’s definitely something I can work with. It’s just really fun, it’s a really really fun record.”
Listen to the interview below.
Britney Spears is out with the music video to her new single ‘Hold It Against Me’, the first release from the 29-year-old’s seventh album ‘Femme Fatale’, out March 25th on Jive Records. The Jonas Åkerlund directed video has received some criticism for product placement of Sony products, Britney’s fragrances, and the dating site Plentyoffish.com, mirroring critiques fellow Sony artist Avril Lavigne received for similar personal and Sony product tie-ins with her ‘What The Hell’ video. Watch ‘Hold It Against Me’ via YouTube below.
Britney Spears and will.i.am of the Black Eyed Peas were in the studio on Thursday (February 17) working on her new album ‘Femme Fatale’, with both Tweeting about the collaboration. Will told his followers (@iamwill):
In the studio with @britneyspears today. we recorded another song for #femmefatale. that’s 2 bangers
Spears responded (@britneyspears):
@iamwill We make sweet sweet music….
Britney Spears did a Q&A with fans on her Twitter account (@britneyspears), where the pop singer talked about her upcoming album ‘Femme Fatale’, candles, Valentine’s Day and global warming. Check out a transcript below:
Whats up everybody, I’m really excited to talk to all of you. Let the questions rip…
Where is @Britneyspears doing the Q&A? (from @NoelKanhai via @ItsBritney) I’m at my house in Calabassas
If your boys really want to be in the entertainment industry would you support em (from @Phoenix800) Yes. I would support anything they had a love for.
What is your opinion on Global Warming? LOL jk xoxo. But seriously, Lady GaGa?? (from @PrinceAli89) Does anyone think global warming is a good thing? I love Lady Gaga. I think she’s a really interesting artist.
Are you finally going to come to South America on your next tour? By that we mean BRAZIL! (from @GabrielOnyx) I’m thinking about tour right now and I would to visit a lot of places I didn’t get to go to on my last tour….Especially BRAZIL!!!
Did you write any track on FEMME FATALE? How would you describe the album? <3 (from @Allan_Guchards) I would describe it as moody, edgy pop with A LOT of energy. I co-wrote a couple of songs. I think its some of the best work I have ever done
What is your fave movie of all time? (from @britney24_7xoxo) I LOVE Ferris Bueller’s Day Off