Britney wants to show us her different sides, and today she got fans very excited by starting with her topless torso.
Ms. Spears debuted the cover art for her highly anticipated new album Britney Jean, on Friday, through a tweet to her fans. The tweet also contained a bit.ly link, leading to a longer message posted to her website.The photo expands on click-through to include mention that Britney's new song is called "Perfume" and that it will be available along with the album pre-order on November 5.
"Dear Fans," the post began. "I haven't sat down to write you guys in SUCH a long time. Long overdue! We're all so used to getting our thoughts out in 140 characters, but sometimes its nice to take time to sit down and write something a little longer and more personal. I am putting the finishing touches on my new album, 'Britney Jean' over the next few days and I am so excited for you to hear it. I poured my heart and soul into this album and it's been an incredible journey. I've learned a lot about myself, and as I am finishing, I am reminded of the incredible foundation that has supported me for the last 15 years. Thank you all for continuing to follow me on this journey and for allowing me to do what I love to do. I can’t believe this is my eighth studio album and I know I keep telling you that it is my most personal record yet, but its true and I’m really proud of that."
She then goes on to share some more specifics about what fans have to look forward to, referring to the album as a "labor of love."
"I have been through a lot in the past few years and it has really inspired me to dig deeper and write songs that I think everyone can relate to. Working with people like Sia, William Orbit, and of course Will.i.am has been an amazing experience. They have listened to all of my ideas and helped me bring them to life. There are a lot of really fun, upbeat dance songs, but it was important to me that I show my strength, and my attitude, and my vulnerability. Of course, I also have some surprises for you guys ;)
I want to show you the different sides of Britney Spears. I am a performer. I am a Mom. I am funny. I am your friend! I am Britney Jean."
So there you have it — we're gonna see different sides of Britney this time around. And she's our friend! Thank goodness.
The December 27 debut of her Vegas show "Piece of Me" can't come soon enough!
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