Elton John has offered a preview of his and Britney Spears’s new collective single “Hold Me Closer” at a restaurant in Cannes, France.
The upcoming re-recorded version of the British singer’s 1971 hit track, “Tiny Dancer”, is set to release on Friday (25 August).
However, the music symbol couldn’t resist sharing the track with customers of French restaurant La Guérite on Tuesday (23 August).
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John also streamed the event on Instagram. In the video clip, John can be seen approaching the restaurant’s DJ before the music changes to “Hold Me Closer”. The star continues to sing together with the tune virtually in its entirety, much the exhilaration of fans in the dining establishment.
The tune begins with Spears singing the first couple of lines from John’s track “The One” prior to she transitions to the widely known chorus of “Tiny Dancer”.
The new version has more of a positive dance rhythm than the original, comparable to that of Elton John and also Dua Lipa’s 2021 collab “Cold Heart”, which inserts John’s 1972 solitary “Rocket Man”.
Last month, it was reported that Spears, 40, and also John, 75, satisfied at a music workshop in Beverly Hills to place a brand-new spin on his 1971 hit.
The brand-new solitary will be Spears’s very first because being without the conservatorship that has actually managed her life for over a decade. In November 2021, a judge ruled that the singer be repaid control of her personal as well as monetary freedom for the very first time because 2008.