AceShowbiz - "3", Britney Spears' first single from her upcoming compilation album, has been debuted on Z100's The Elvis Duran Show on September 29. Soon after that, audio stream for the Max Martin-produced song hits the web.
"1, 2, 3 / Not only you and me / Got one eighty degrees / And I'm caught in between Countin'," Britney sings on the hook. "1, 2, 3 / Peter, Paul & Mary / Gettin' down with 3P / Everybody loves *** Countin'."
A danceable track, "3" was recorded while Britney was in Sweden embarking on a tour to support her 2008 album "Circus". The new material is confirmed to be put out for digital purchase on October 6.
Britney's new greatest hits set itself is titled "The Singles Collection". It is slated for U.S. release on November 24 and will be available for purchase as a standard set and a packaged box set.
"The ultimate fan box set version of 'The Singles Collection' will contain all 29 of her singles, including the new song '3'," it was detailed. "Each disc will be packaged in its own slip sleeve case with original artwork, and will include an additional b-side or a remix of the track. The collection will include a DVD featuring all of Britney's videos in chronological order. The ultimate fan box set will also include a special booklet featuring iconic images and fun facts about each track."