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An Alternative “Blackout” Album – Part Two

Posted by: Karenannanina on: September 1, 2012

When I posted the first part of this retrospective review, it was featured at BreatheHeavy, and one or two people there remarked that I’d expressed a preference for this unofficial album over the official “Blackout”, yet my remarks on several of the tracks were negative. Perhaps I need to clarify my point – I prefer […]

An Alternative “Blackout” Album – Part One

Posted by: Karenannanina on: August 19, 2012

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness…” Charles Dickens was writing about the situation […]

Debate No.20: the “Blackout” Outtakes!

Posted by: Karenannanina on: February 11, 2012

A member of a well-known Britney forum recently posed the question: would “State of Grace” (which didn’t make the cut for “Blackout”) have been a better lead single for the “Circus” album than “Womanizer”? Nobody agreed with this proposition, but it did get me thinking about the quality of the “Blackout” outtakes versus the official […]



  • Sarah Giansanti: First off, yeah! I've missed your writing haha Secondly, I've always been baffled of how people can say Britney's not a singer... Derr, that's her
  • Aline: Great article as usual. Please Karen, never stop writing for the site. I love your thoughts about our queen!
  • Karenannanina: Thanks Craig! I didn't realise I'd left some tracks out. I'll see what I can do!