Didn’t She Learn From Taylor’s Mistake?! Britney Spears Gets Dragged For Covering Aretha Franklin Song

by Ellyce Ferguson

April 18, 2018

Photo by KMazur/WireImage for NFL

So obviously Britney Spears missed Taylor Swift getting all types of backlash for releasing a cover of Earth, Wind & Fire’s iconic hit, September. That’s the only explanation for why the pop-singer would post a watered-down version of an Aretha Franklin classic so soon after. Check it out below:

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bhpk5FzlbX6/?taken-by=britneyspears

Well what did you think?! While this wasn’t nearly as excruciating as Swift’s rendition, of course Twitter users were not having it! Here are some of the reactions.

The original video was posted with a SnapChat filter that changed the pitch, but a fan took it upon himself to adjust the audio to reveal Spears’ real voice:

In either version, it seems that the general consensus is that Britney probably should’ve just left this one alone.

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