New Britneyology

Archive for May 2015

The joys of being imitated

Posted by: Karenannanina on: May 23, 2015

In the last 3 or 4 months the two biggest Britney stories have been…. what? The release of her collaboration with dance-music supremo Giorgio Moroder? The release of her soon-following collab with Iggy Azalea? The extension of her Vegas residency? No! It was “Christina Aguilera imitates Britney Spears” (otherwise rendered as “makes fun of Britney […]

Apologies and promise

Posted by: Karenannanina on: May 20, 2015

Guys, I apologise for abandoning you for a few weeks now. Unfortunately I’ve been very ill, my morale has dropped through the floor and I’m struggling to regain both my focus and my willpower. I’m feeling a bit better now though, so I promise to do something for you. I know you love talking about […]

Pretty Girls (quick review)

Posted by: Karenannanina on: May 3, 2015

Behind the spectacular, retro cover art for Pretty Girls lies a thoroughly modern jam and a fresh new setting for Britney Spears’ distinctive vocals. It seems that Britney got what she wanted – a record very much inspired by the girly sass and energy and fun of Iggy’s brilliant Fancy. Compared to her peers, Britney […]

  • 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!