The singer rejoiced on Twitter: “Okie Dokie … my first song in 6 years !!!! ”. She added: “It’s pretty cool that I’m singing with one of the most classic men of our time …”
Okie dokie … my first song in 6 years 🎶 !!!! It’s pretty damn cool that I’m singing with one of
the most classic men of our time … @eltonofficial 🚀!!!! I’m kinda overwhelmed… it’s a big deal to me !!! I’m meditating more 🧘🏼♀️ and learning my space is valuable and precious !!!
— Britney Spears 🌹🚀 (@britneyspears) August 25, 2022
“Hold Me Closer” marks the singer’s first release since the legal victory last November that freed her from her father’s 13-year conservatorship that controlled her career and personal life.
The song is an EDM reimagining of John’s 1971 hit “Tiny Dancer.”