Britney certainly woke up America in a memorable way with this black crop top and low-riding leather pants that showed off her awesomely toned abs. But it's no wonder she looked so amazing; the singer had been working her butt off (literally) in preparation for her much-anticipated comeback. And even though Spears says she used to be obsessed with working out, she admits that going to the gym "isn't fun… so to do it every day would be horrible. Three days a week is cool, even two. It makes me feel good and feel like I’ve done something."
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