Now darlings… this isn’t something I like to admit to at parties, but I’ll let you in on a little secret: I’ve been nursing a girl crush on Britney Spears since I was a little Gossip Girl. Make that past tense, though. Because since I heard this hilarious/tragic video of her actual singing voice, I can no longer count Brit-Brit amongst my It Girls.
Some intrepid sound engineer isolated Britney’s microphone feed during one of her old concerts to show that without a backing track, other singers and MOUNDS of AutoTune, Britney sounds like a squawking chicken. She doesn’t even whisper on key. Check out the video below to hear her real voice… if you dare: