Britney Spears is very aware that Brad Pitt, her longtime celebrity crush, is now single

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Everyone's got a celeb crush!

Britney Spears, who has been very candid over the years about her affection for Brad Pitt, took note of the 52-year-old actor's recent split from Angelina Jolie, 41, during an interview on Australia's Todayshow, where she was asked about her celebrity crush.

"My first celebrity crush was Brad Pitt," the 34-year-old singer smiled. "He's single now!"

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Of course, fans of Spears know she's long had a soft spot for the actor.

During an interview in August with KTU 103.5 FM's Cubby & Carolina Bermudez, Spears was again asked about her famous favorites, where she ultimately admitted, "It's always been Brad Pitt."

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Last year, the pop star even offered up her services to become Pitt and Jolie's nanny.

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"I met Brad Pitt once, but I'd like to meet him again," she said on Good Morning Britain. "And I'd like to become their nanny. That sounds fun to me!"

Watch the video below to see what she said.

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