Britney Spears - Britney Spears Thanks Zoe Saldana For Defending Her In Alien Song Leak

0
0
Subscribe to Britney Spears alerts

Britney Spears has reached out to her former movie co-star Zoe Saldana to thank her for defending the pop star following the recent leak of an unedited recording of her track Alien.

The Toxic hitmaker's musical talents came under scrutiny last month (Jul14) when a raw clip of the 2013 song surfaced online, prompting critics to mock the singer's out-of-tune vocals.

Producer William Orbit jumped to Spears' defence, insisting the audio is actually of the star warming up to help studio engineers prepare their equipment.

Saldana was asked her opinion of the controversy during an appearance on U.S. talk show Watch What Happens Live last week (ends01Aug14), and she refused to speak ill of her old co-worker, who she appeared onscreen with in 2002's Crossroads.

The actress said, "I'm pretty sure that 80 per cent of our musical artists would be mortified if they were caught singing without auto-tune.

"I have a huge amount of respect for Britney Spears. And I've always said this, and I will always continue to say it: She was the one big, big celebrity that I met when I was starting to work in Hollywood who was humble, and whatever was going on in her mind or in her world, it was never about hating her neighbour.

"She was the only pop star at that time - and I can name a lot of prominent figures right now that today are more famous than Britney that literally got to where they're at by hating on Britney a lot. Because it was cool at one time to really just diss her. And Britney never did that."

Spears was so touched by Saldana's kind words, she sent the pregnant Avatar beauty a message on Twitter.com on Monday (04Aug14).

In the post, she wrote, "@zoesaldana Truly the sweetest, thx 4 (thanks for) the kind words. Nothing but great memories of working w u (with you)."

She then joked about making a sequel to their movie, adding, "Crossroads pt 2?"

Spears also shared an old clip from the film of the pair dancing with their co-star Taryn Manning while on a road trip.


Contactmusic

Tags: Britney Spears - Zoe Saldana - Alien

0
0
Subscribe to Britney Spears alerts
Advertisement

More Britney Spears

Wolf Alice: The Name That Will Be On Everyone's Lips In 2015

If any band is blowing up in the UK right now, it's London rockers Wolf Alice. Hotly tipped by virtually everyone and having easily made...

Britney Spears Reveals Intense Workout Routine And Diet Plan

At 33-years-old Britney Spears arguably looks in the best shape of her life, and for any keen fan to find out how she keeps such...

Lena Dunham, Gwyneth Paltrow and Gerard Butler Take On Not-So-Constructive Criticism On Jimmy Kimmel's Mean Tweets

If you’re one of those people, who like to tweet snarky comments at your favourite celebrities, you’re probably already familiar with Jimmy Kimmel’s segment Celebrities...

Britney Spears Confirms New Romance, Calls New Man Charlie Ebersol "Special"

In August news broke that Britney Spears had split from her boyfriend David Lucado after dating for over a year, and during her residency show...

Advertisement

Ed Sheeran Records New Songs With Swift, Admires Spears, Dedicates Song To Cameron

More Ed Sheeran news in what’s been a mind-bogglingly successful 2014! The distinctive singer-songwriter made a number of revelations during a Q&A session at the...

Britney Spears Is A Picture Of Sophistication With Her Neat New Hair Do

Britney Spears has traded in her trademark long blonde curls for a sleek and sophisticated bob cut as she now embarks on a more serious...

Britney Spears Reveals New Lingerie Collection At New York Public Library

As part of the Mercedes-Benz New York Fashion Week for Spring 2015, Britney Spears attended her own collections premiere, entitled 'The Intimate Britney Spears Show'.The...

Newly Single Britney Spears Admits She Would "Possibly" Join Tinder

For anyone part for the online dating world, one day you may just come across one of the world's biggest pop-stars, Britney Spears. The newly...

Advertisement

Comments

Britney Spears Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Britney Spears

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All