"Work Bitch" (stylized as Work Bitch!) is a song recorded by American singer Britney Spears for her forthcoming eighth studio album. It made its premiere on September 15, 2013, on iHeartRadio and will be released to digital retailers on September 16, 2013, by RCA Records as the lead single from the record.An accompanying music video directed by Ben Mor was filmed in Malibu, California. Previously, in 2012, Spears and will.i.am collaborated on the song "Scream & Shout"; will.i.am was later announced in March 2013 as the executive producer for Spears' eighth studio album. In preparation for the single and album, Spears began working with a vocal coach and choreography collaboratively. "Work Bitch" was confirmed by Spears on September 7, 2013, during the video's filming. On August 20, 2013, Spears' official website launched a countdown titled "All Eyes On Me" counting down to September 17 which lead fans to speculate that this was in fact the single title. In response, Spears told fans that new music was coming "much sooner than you think". On September 10, 2013; Spears confirmed "Work Bitch" worldwide radio premiere for September 16, 2013, at 6 pm ET on her official Twitter account, following up with a second tweet, "Work Bitch will be available on @iTunesMusic that night at 12:01am ET, Sept 17th... are u ready?! #YouBettaWorkB #1Week". On September 11, Spears revealed the writers of the song. On September 12, Spears revealed the official single cover. The artwork features Spears posing in front of a vanity mirror, wearing a bedazzled leotard complete with feathered shoulders. A small sign can be seen behind her reading "Las Vegas", perhaps referencing her speculated and highly-anticipated upcoming Las Vegas residency. The song leaked in full on September 15, 2013, one day before it was due for release on iHeartRadio and was therefore premiered a day earlier than scheduled. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.