Our 90s dreams have become a reality!
After rumors began swirling about a potential collaboration, Britney Spears confirmed on Friday (Dec. 11) that she teamed up with the Backstreet Boys for the sultry “Matches.” The pop crossover appears on Spears’ just-released deluxe edition of her 2016 album, Glory.
“What a GLORIOUS day it is… we’ve been asked about the possibility of a collab like this for the past 20 years and today is the day!!” the boy band wrote on Twitter. “#BritneyXBackstreet is finally here!”
The pop princess shared the sentiment. “I’m so excited to hear what you think about our song together,” she tweeted.
“Matches” 🔥 featuring my friends @backstreetboys is out now !!!! I’m so excited to hear what you think about our song together 🙊 !!!! You can also listen to Glory Deluxe everywhere now !!!! https://t.co/XGUlxHtdN6https://t.co/IuBZXNzcX1 pic.twitter.com/fsbDPPN0EC
— Britney Spears (@britneyspears) December 11, 2020
What a GLORIOUS day it is… we’ve been asked about the possibility of a collab like this for the past 20 years and today is the day!! #BritneyXBackstreet is finally here! #Matches is out now on @britneyspears’ Glory Deluxe 🔥 https://t.co/Yhh6X3aH0P pic.twitter.com/bsE6CFGSCS
— Backstreet Boys (@backstreetboys) December 11, 2020
Glory‘s deluxe issue also features four remixes of Spears’ “Mood Ring.” Listen to “Matches” in the new Glory edition below.