With the ramp-up to her gig as an "X Factor" judge, and slow recovery in her music career thanks to her latest record "Femme Fatal," Spears seems to have returned to form. Her first order of business -- Kim Kardashian.
"I love my jeans and my sweats. I'm really just a tomboy at heart. So it's really hard for me to be like Kim Kardashian," she told Elle magazine, which featured her in a fashion spread.
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