We love this, and we are playing every hour all day! Britney Spears And Elton John Release ‘Hold Me Closer’ Duet. Reps for Elton and Brit say, “This was Elton’s idea, and Britney is a huge fan. They have recorded a remix of ‘Tiny Dancer’ as a full duet — and it is incredible. The release date, August 26, also marks the six-year anniversary of the release of Britney’s last studio album, ‘Glory’.