October 26, 2017


'Besterday' Podcast: Britney Spears' 'Blackout' Turns 10, Celebrating Her Brilliant (& Best) Album

It's Britney bitch! Besterday is back with a dope new episode! Bianca Gracie's weekly pop culture nostalgia podcast will remind you of all the throwback one-hit-wonder jams you listened to on your Walkman and the classic Nickelodeon shows you craved.

This week we're joined by Forbes music journalist & freelance writer Hugh McIntyre as we celebrate the 10th anniversary of one of the most definitive albums in modern pop history—Britney Spears' Blackout! And as always, we also break down the latest news on upcoming movie and TV remakes (you know those are never slowing down!) and music updates.    

Listen and subscribe to Besterday on iTunes!

In this episode, we chat about:

—Our favorite songs from Blackout
—Why the album was such a juxtaposition from her personal life at the time 
—Where it falls in Britney's album ranking list
—The album's impact on the shift in modern pop music
Pink revealing more about her old feud with Christina Aguilera

And, of course, we reveal our favorite throwback songs of the week!

Listen above now, and be sure to subscribe and listen on iTunes. Got thoughts on the episode or what you want to hear on the show next week? Chat with Bianca on Twitter or join the conversation using the #Besterday hashtag!

Find Bianca on Twitter at @BiancaEnRogue          
Find Hugh on Twitter at @PopBangHugh

To keep the Besterday spirit alive throughout your week, stream/subscribe to this playlist of our favorite throwback songs below (we'll continue to add with each episode):

Want even more Besterday goodies? Listen to last week's episode with special guest co-host Robbie Daw as we dig deeper (& deeper) into Madonna's Erotica for its 25th anniversary: