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OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASED OF “SCREAM AND SHOUT”

will.i.am Teams Up With Britney Spears In New Video For The Single, “Scream & Shout”

VIDEO TO PREMIERE WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 28th ON THE X FACTOR

SANTA MONICA, Calif.Nov. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Multi-platinum producer and songwriter will.i.am will release the video for the new single, entitled “Scream & Shout,” featuring Britney Spears, on Wednesday, November 28th.  The video will premiere on The X Factor which airs on FOX 8:00-10:00 PM ET live/PT tape-delayed. The video, directed by Ben Mor, will be available for viewing on VEVO immediately following the west coast broadcast.

"Scream &Shout," produced by Lazy Jay was released to radio on Monday, November 19th and is currently available digitally.  

"To be able to work with Britney again was amazing. Working with an artist like Britney is the reason I love making music. She loves music as much as I do. And I am so proud of this new song ‘Scream & Shout.’ This is the most exciting song I’ve worked on in a long time," said will.i.am.

"There are few people on the planet who inspire me like will.i.am does," said Britney.  "I couldn’t be more excited to work with him again.  I can’t wait for people to hear the song and see the video."

A seven-time Grammy Award-winner, will.i.am is known not only for his work with The Black Eyed Peas, who have sold 31 million albums and 58 million singles worldwide, but also for his work with some of the entertainment industry’s biggest names, including Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Usher, Nicki Minaj, Britney SpearsDavid Guetta, and film composer Hans Zimmer. Recognized and honored by numerous industry organizations, will.i.am is the recipient of multiple Grammy Awards, a Latin Grammy Award, an Emmy Award, two NAACP Image Awards, a VH1 Do Something Award, the BMI President’s Award and a 2008 Webby Award.

Multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning worldwide pop icon Britney Spears is one of the most successful and celebrated entertainers in pop history. Her musical career boasts nearly 100 million albums sold worldwide, five No.1 debut albums and 24 Top 40 songs.  Britney’s achievements include three MTV Video Music Awards for Video of the Year, Best Female Video and Best Pop Video for “Piece of Me,” and in 2011 she was honored with MTV’s Video Vanguard Award, the network’s lifetime achievement award given to musicians whose talent has had a profound effect on pop culture. Britney is Billboard’s Best-selling Female Artist of the Decade (1998-2008), and in 2003, she received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, becoming one of the youngest honorees ever.

FOX PICKS UP THE X-FACTOR FOR THIRD SEASON

Despite reports claiming The X Factor is headed for cancellation, FOX released a press release stating they picked it up for a third season!

“We’re absolutely thrilled that THE X FACTOR will be returning to FOX for a third hit season,” said Trish Kinane, President of Entertainment Programming at FremantleMedia North America. “We’ve seen an incredible range of talent so far and we’re getting set for some truly blockbuster live shows this season that viewers will love. THE X FACTOR has really come into its own this year, finding its unique place and cementing its position as one of the leading talent shows in the entertainment landscape, as well as showing clear potential to build into a brand with true longevity. We’re looking forward to working with the fantastic teams at FOX and Syco, along with our sponsors, to build upon the show’s success.”

Read more The official press released, here!

Hope Britney will forever be a part of the show :’)

BRITNEY SPEARS REACHES PLATINUM STATUS WITH FEMME FATALE

Her U.S. Albums Certifications Now Total 32 Million

Ticket Sales For “Femme Fatale Tour Begin On April 30th

New York, NY - Pop superstar Britney Spears achieves another benchmark with her current album, Femme Fatale.  This week, Spears’ seventh album – which spawned the No. 1 hit “Hold It Against Me” and the Top 5 smash “Till The World Ends”- is certified platinum by the RIAA. This latest news brings Britney’s U.S. albums certifications to the 32 million sales mark.

The certification comes as tickets for her highly anticipated all female Femme Fatale Tour with special guest Nicki Minaj, Jessie and the Toy Boys and Nervo go on sale April 30th.  The tour kicks off on June 16th in Sacramento.

Spears’ impressive reach goes beyond the U.S. as fans world wide are embracing her latest project. Femme Fatale has also achieved platinum status in Canada and is gold-certified in the UK, France, Mexico, Czech Republic, Brazil, Korea & Singapore.  The current single, “Till The World Ends” is in the Top 10 on iTunes charts in Canada, Mexico, Australia, France, Spain and Denmark and the song ranks in the Top 20 on radio airplay charts across Europe.

With the release of the critically-acclaimed Femme Fatale, Britney has earned more distinctions and set new records: she is the only woman to have six albums debut at No.1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart; she and Mariah Carey are the only artists to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart with more than one song; Britney’s one of only seven artists- and just three women- with Hot 100 No. 1’s in three decades; Femme Fatale is one of the Top 10 longest running trending topics on Twitter.

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