Britney Spears  fans will have to wait a little longer than expected to get their hands on the pop star's new album, "Femme Fatale." Jive Records officially confirmed a Mar. 29 release date for the set today (Feb. 8), two weeks after a label source confirmed the accuracy of a leaked one-sheet  that stated the album was coming out on Mar. 15.
In the meantime, the music video for "Hold It Against Me" -- "Femme Fatale's" first single, which sits at No. 8 on the current Hot 100 -- will premiere next Thursday night (Feb. 17). The video was directed by Jonas Akerlund (Madonna 's "Ray of Light," Lady Gaga 's "Telephone") and will air simultaneously on VEVO and MTV at 9:56 PM EST.
Spears fans are already getting sneak peeks of the "Hold It Against Me" clip via daily video teasers posted on the pop star's Twitter feed. A total of 14 previews will be released before the video premiere next week; the fifth clip, posted earlier today, shows a bright set of lights beaming down on Spears as she reaches toward the ceiling. Check out our roundup of all of Spears' "Hold It Against Me" teaser clips here .
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