Sunday, May 31
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Listening Booth – Britney Spears, “Toxic”

Yes that’s right, that Britney Spears.  I scoff at just about every recorded utterance her name’s ever been attached to, but damn if this isn’t one of the most infectious pop songs of the decade.  Of course Britney’s vocals are hardly what sells the song – that accolade goes to the crack production job by the Swedish duo of Bloodshy & Avant.  Whoever the hell they are.

So yeah, here’s the first and last really good song from Britney Spears, 2004’s “Toxic”.