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Britney Bombs: Spears’ ‘Perfume’ Fails To Make A Splash On Charts


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#1 alpro

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 01:55 PM

 

As one of Pop’s most successful figures, Britney Spears is used to explosive sales. However, the singer is dealing with a bomb of a different sort – new single ‘Perfume’.

Commissioned as the second single from the 31-year-old’s new album ‘Britney Jean’, it was hoped that the Sia penned cut would enjoy greater success than predecessor ‘Work B*tch’ – which sold dreadfully and peaked #12 on the Billboard Hot 100.

However, as at writing, the ballad is actually performing worse than ‘Work’.

Indeed, though lapped up by Spears’ legion of loyal fans, it appears ‘Perfume’ has the general public holding their noses and wallets. For, though released just one week ago, the track quickly tumbled down the iTunes tally, where it currently sits at #83. Interestingly, ‘Work B*tch’ is performing marginally better, holding firm at #45.

Beyond the boring, bland, abomination that is the track itself, the saddest part of the matter is that the few things that could help the song commercially are also potential disasters-in-waiting (see: live performances, videos). At a time where only her material can “save” her, it’s such a shame, yet more so worrying that Team Britney ever even considered recording – speak less releasing – this.

And despite being advocates for club-geared Britney, our issue isn’t that it’s not an “uptempo”. After all, we’re growing tired of watching Britney dance like she has cement in her boots. Rather, it’s the fact that the song is flat-out crap and not a patch on past ballads such as ‘Everytime’ and ‘Blackout’s ‘Why Should I Be Sad’ that grates us most.

‘Britney Jean’ arrives December 3rd. But, honestly, at this point, we don’t even care.

Read more at ONTD: http://ohnotheydidnt...l#ixzz2kH4mBcg5





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Posted 10 November 2013 - 01:56 PM

They dragged ha a bit.

Flopping sucks, what can I say

 

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 01:57 PM

Ugh ONTD are so bipolar. Do they not know the meaning of 'sleeper hit'


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Posted 10 November 2013 - 01:57 PM

flop review/comment. :byebitch:


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#5 Cappycorn87

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:01 PM

The song just came out stupid

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:01 PM

Written by someone who's username is fucking pigeon_poop http://pigeon-poop.l...nal.com/profile

 

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:03 PM

NOT EVEN WRITTEN BY THEM? THEY GOT IT FROM THATGRAPEJUICE.... PFF


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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:04 PM

NOT EVEN WRITTEN BY THEM? THEY GOT IT FROM THATGRAPEJUICE.... PFF

Thread closed tbh.


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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:06 PM

FLOP ASS sh!t REVIEW. lol+31.gif


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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:07 PM

On sales it did horrendous but on BB it will do fine i mean with radio play i wanna go went from #90 to #7 so...stop saying stuff flopped when it was just fucking released, it's not an instant hit and it's considered a flop -_- plus Britney's singles always under performed yet her albums sold good and went platinum so...again stop making assumptions and even if it's annoying when Britney does it...you'll have to wait and see what happens :dealwitit:



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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:08 PM

Send it to radio!

 

WHY are they waiting so fucking much!?



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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:09 PM

So unfrofessional.



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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:09 PM

How horrible, ugh!! Talk about harsh! How dare they even act like her album is gonna be sh!t. Idiots! Britney will remain flawless.
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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:10 PM

omg...not again. :londonomg:

Perfume doesn't do any judgment for BJ. :squinty:



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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:10 PM

Wow :(

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:10 PM

Send it to radio!

 

WHY are they waiting so fucking much!?

It's being sent to radio in 2 days & it's already doing great.


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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:11 PM

Send it to radio!

WHY are they waiting so fucking much!?

it's being sent tomorrow :coffee:

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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:12 PM

It's being sent to radio in 2 days & it's already doing great.

It HAS TO SLAY!!! It is a GREAT song


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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:12 PM

Send it to radio!

 

WHY are they waiting so fucking much!?

 

They push back because Perfume doesn't doing well..... :what:



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Posted 10 November 2013 - 02:14 PM

They push back because Perfume doesn't doing well..... :what:

It has no promo...what were they thinking?






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