Britney Spears Wears Sophisticated Black Dress at X Factor Press Conference

Celebrity Style Dec. 18, 2012 AT 1:00PM
Britney Spears and Carly Rose Sonenclar at "The X Factor" Season Finale Press Conference Britney Spears and Carly Rose Sonenclar at "The X Factor" Season Finale Press Conference Credit: Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic

Britney Spears has had an impressive sartorial run on The X Factor.

Rocking sexy designs by Herve Leger, Paco Rabanne and Sheri Bodell throughout the season, the 31-year-old pop star wowed yet again during a press conference in L.A. Dec. 17  to promote this week's finale.

PHOTOS: Meet The X Factor's top 13 contestants

Spears posed for photographers on the purple carpet wearing a sleeveless, knee-length black dress and gold jewelry. At one point, the Louisiana native held hands with 13-year-old Carly Rose Sonenclar, who will face off against Fifth Harmony and Tate Stevens for a $5 million recording contract during the Dec. 20 episode.

PHOTOS: Britney Spears' most iconic music videos

During The X Factor press conference, the "Scream and Shout" singer said being a judge on the show is "even better" than she ever dreamed. "The whole experience has just opened me up to so many different things and just how many gifted people are out there," Spears said. "It's been a very special experience for me."

VIDEO: Simon Cowell wonders if hiring Britney Spears was a mistake

Spears is fully confident that her sole remaining contestant will be crowned the season 2 champ. "She reminds me a lot of myself when I was younger because she is really shy," the pop princess said of Sonenclar. "She is a very humble girl, which is really surprising considering how gifted she is, and I'm really proud to be in her life."

The X Factor airs Wednesday and Thursday at 8 p.m. EST on FOX.

How we use your email
X

We may use your e-mail address to send you the newsletter and offers that may interest you, on behalf of Us Weekly and its partners. For more information please read our Privacy Policy.

comments powered by Disqus

ADVERTISEMENT