The 'Hold It Against Me' hitmaker unveils 'The Smurfs 2' theme song a month after it got leaked and is expected to premiere the music video real soon.
Britney Spears has finally dropped the official version of "The Smurfs 2" soundtrack, "Ooh La La", after it leaked a month ago. She officially played the song for the first time on radio while chatting with Ryan Seacrest on his radio show.
She described the track as "definitely straight-up pop." She added, "It has a young feel to it but the main reason why I did it was because my boys. They're obsessed with the Smurfs. We've seen The Smurfs movie a million trillion times and they were told they could be in the video and all this cool stuff, so that's the reason why I did it."
Her boys, Sean and Jayden, will be on the music video which will be out in a few weeks. "They were actually really, really good onset. They were, like, acting and my oldest son Preston was right on cue every time they would tell him to do something," she gushed.
She teased of her sons' cameo appearances, "They play themselves ... [but when] we did the actual shoot of the video I didn't see [them]. I was in hair and makeup, so later on I got to see what they actually did on camera and it was adorable."
When asked what "Ooh La La" meant, the mother of two said, "I think it doesn't really certainly mean a certain phrase or anything, but it's about feeling good. Like you make me feel like 'ooh la la' like when a guy makes you giddy ... it's more of a feeling."
She confirmed she's doing a new album, but it's "definitely at the beginning stages right now," adding, "I want to definitely take this album and have a new approach with it and make it a little different than anything I've ever done." will.i.am and William Orbit will help her get it done.
She promises to offer it "by the end of the year."