"It's basically about a girl addicted to a guy. I really like 'Toxic.' It's an upbeat song. It's really different, that's why I like it so much." - Britney Spears
''Writing this song was a sheer torture. I beat myself up for seven days, not sleeping. The melody came first, then I had this puzzle of trying to fit words to the right number of syllables. It was really weird." - Cathy Dennis (songwriter)
''This villain girl, she'll do anything to get what she wants. She goes through different obstacles." - Britney Spears
''THE STORY BEHIND THE SONG''
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