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Britney Spears posts new “Circus” songs on Web

November 14, 2008

(Reporting and writing by Alex Dobuzinskis)

As she works on her comeback, singer Britney Spears awaits the release of her album “Circus” on Dec. 2. But fans can start delving into the album now with the release of extended segments from six “Circus” songs that were posted on Thursday at the Web site of New York radio station 103.5 KTU.

One of the songs, “Womanizer,” was already released in September, and another song “Kill The Lights” turned up on the Web site YouTube this week, then was taken down within hours and later reposted. With lyrics that include the words “Mr. Photographer, I think I’m ready for my close up tonight,” the song is a clear reference to her paparazzi-filled life. The video posted online for the song features images of Spears pole-dancing, demonstrating that Spears shows no signs of changing gears from the sex-fueled persona that helped shoot her to pop stardom.
    
Other songs included in the nearly 8-minute segment posted on Thursday at KTU’s Web site were: “Circus,” “Out from Under,” “If U Seek Amy” and “Unusual You.”
    
It remains to be seen how far the album “Circus” will propel Spears as she seeks to make a career comeback from the public meltdown she suffered in 2007 and early 2008. Since the album will be released on her birthday, the singer stands a chance to give herself an outsized present if “Circus” is a hit.

Comments

The music sucks I hope the full version is better than the clips I listened to here

Posted by Brandi | Report as abusive
 

The new album is going to be amazing!

The clips are fantastic.

Posted by Emilia | Report as abusive
 

From what I hear it sounds like a catchy fun, well produced album, and with some promoting, I think it will be a success. Britney gets attention for just getting coffee, actually putting out some fun pop music should be the attention she needs.

Posted by Jake | Report as abusive
 

her new album is going to be awesome. i cant wait! the old britneys back!

Posted by michelle | Report as abusive
 

I just heard the track…its great! She really is back!

Posted by SK | Report as abusive
 

Russ castella remix of “circus” is amazing. this album is gonna be great

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