New Britneyology

Archive for November 2014

What’s A Girl To Do?!

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 27, 2014

I’ve noticed lately that attacks on female singers for using their sexuality have been on the increase. There’s the constant outrage at the lighthearted antics of Miley Cyrus. We had the venerable Bette Midler blasting nubile young Ariana Grande and telling her “You don’t have to be a whore” to be successful. Then we had […]

Out From Under (In Depth series)

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 14, 2014

Compared to Blackout and Femme Fatale, Britney’s album Circus provided fans with a great deal of variety – some may say too much. But what was particularly welcome was to find a couple of ballads, Out From Under and My Baby, and a quasi-ballad, Unusual You. In the interview packaged with the deluxe edition of […]

Why this obsession with bringing Britney down?

Posted by: Karenannanina on: November 6, 2014

It goes on all the time. Even if everything in Britney’s garden looks rosy, the media are constantly trying to bring her down. As I mentioned in the State of Britney Report, we had just about every celebrity website crowing triumphantly that Britney’s salary per show in Vegas was about to be eclipsed by J. […]

  • Deborah: There's an interview with Charli XCX where she talks about her admiration for Britney, and how much she was influenced by her as a young girl. Maybe t
  • George: I was just listening to Charli XCX's new track "Blame It On You" and thinking of how much she sounds like Britney (or like an impersonator of). It is
  • Karenannanina: Thank you! Welcome to the New Britneyology community!