Britney has been awarded an award in Hungary for her services to Cultural Diplomacy; she Tweeted following the presentation of the award before her Femme Fatale Tour show in the country “I got the Ambassador’s Award for Cultural Diplomacy tonight in Hungary. Very cool. Thank you Hungary!”
Kiss 100 have aired the interview with Britney did with Rickie, Melvin and Charlie on the Kiss 100 Breakfast Show when she was in the UK a few weeks ago talking about London, the video for “Criminal,” the recording process for “Femme Fatale,” the tour and more.
Full story “Britney meets Kiss 100 UK breakfast team”
Britney’s interview with “T4” to promote the “Femme Fatale” tour has aired today, shot at the same time as many of her other interviews in the Dorchester Hotel, London.
Full story “Britney’s interview with “T4” airs”
Britney has kicked off the European leg of the Femme Fatale tour in St. Petersburg, Russia, the first show of this leg and the 39th show of the tour overall. The stage was downscaled without the moving catwalk due to financial restrictions from the promoters. Britney enjoyed the show saying “St. Petersburg – you all were amazing tonight. Great way to kick off the European leg of the Femme Fatale Tour!”
Britney has been interviewed on many UK TV and radio shows to promote the “Femme Fatale” tour, which kicks off in Europe this week before commencing in the UK in October. Her interview on “Daybreak” aired today, and an exclusive round of quick-fire questions was uploaded to their web site. Britney also appeared on “This Morning” with Alison Hammond, “Loose Women” with Denise Welsh and “OK! TV” with Jeff Brazier.
Full story “Britney chats to “Daybreak,” “This Morning,” “Loose Women” & “OK! TV””
Britney’s interview with Nick Grimshaw for the BBC Radio 1 breakfast show aired this morning, with Nick asking Britney a series of questions about her forthcoming tour and recording “Femme Fatale.”
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Britney has arrived in the UK to launch the European leg of her “Femme Fatale” tour and will be promoting the tour with a series of UK interviews. In addition to Britney’s interview on This Morning with Alison Hammond, Britney has been busy in the UK recording interviews with Capital FM, Kiss 100 and BBC Radio 1 as well as TV interviews on MTV UK with Laura Whitmore, Daybreak with Steve Hargraves, OK! TV with Jeff Brazier, T4, Freshly Squeezed, Loose Women with Denise Welch and the Chris Moyles Quiz Show.
Britney has officially announced her new remix collection saying: “Exciting news people – new remix album is coming out on 10th October! Pumped for you to hear these tracks – I love them!” alongside the tracklist, which features 10 remixes of songs from “Blackout,” “Circus” and “Femme Fatale” including the previously unreleased Varsity Team remix of “Criminal.”
Full story ““B In The Mix – The Remixes: Volume 2” confirmed”
BBC Worldwide have announced that they have acquired their first 3D music offerings, with the acquisition of Britney Spears’ “Femme Fatale” tour saying “after 100 million records sold worldwide, Britney Spears is back in her seventh concert tour, in support of her studio album ‘Femme Fatale’. Filmed in August 2011 in stunning 3D at the sold-out Air Canada show in Toronto, BBC Worldwide has attained distribution rights outside the USA. The 2D version will be broadcast on Christmas Eve 2011, with the 3D version available in February 2012.”
The video for “Criminal” will be shot in London according to Britney on Twitter, marking her first music video to be shot outside of the USA. Announcing that she is excited to be touring here (tickets are still available for her dates with Joe Jonas at the O2 Arena and Wembley Arena in London here) she said she will be filming the video in ‘her second home’ of London. The single is rumoured to be remixed to cross-promote both “Femme Fatale” and the forthcoming “B In The Mix: The Remixes – Volume 2” collection.
Britney’s latest cover shoot sees her once again appearing the cover of Britain’s #1 women’s magazine “Glamour,” available this Thursday in stores. In the interview accompanying the shoot Britney talks about turning 30 (“I think the older you get, the wiser you get. I can’t wait. I’m really excited and definitely gonna celebrate and do something spectacular. I’m gonna be in South America so I’ll have to do something pretty fun. A carnival of Britney?”) as well as Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding and inviting the couple to her show. “That would be amazing. That would be really crazy and cool. I think they’re a beautiful couple. Unfortunately I didn’t get to watch the wedding but I heard it was beautiful.”
She’s one of the most enduring pop icons of her generation and in recent years, one of the most publicity shy. To mark the 10th anniversary of her first ever “Glamour” cover, Britney Spears grants Sylvia Patterson a rare audience to discuss motherhood, her mistakes and living in the moment.
Full story ““Britney one more time” in “Glamour” magazine”