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Shania Twain makes a That Dont Impress Me Much joke on Brad Pitts birthday – USA TODAY

For one day only, that does impress her much. 

Shania Twain made a cheeky reference to her hit “That Don’t Impress Me Much” in celebration of Brad Pitt’s 57th birthday.

“Happy Birthday to Brad Pitt, I’ll make an exception for today,” the 55-year-old country music star tweeted Friday with a kissing face emoji. 

In the song, a 1998 single from Twain’s third studio album “Come On Over,” the singer rattles off a list of traits she doesn’t find all that important in a man: taking care of his car like it’s his child, being a rocket scientist, or toting around a mirror and a comb to make sure his hair looks perfect at all times. 

“OK, so you’re Brad Pitt? That don’t impress me much,” she sings. 

For one day only, Brad Pitt does in fact impress Shania Twain.

Twenty years later, Twain explained in a 2017 interview with Billboard that while she was working on the album, news broke of Pitt’s nude photo scandal with his then-fiancée Gwyneth Paltrow in Playgirl. Pitt would go on to sue the magazine for invasion of privacy and infliction of emotional distress, claiming a photographer trespassed at a hotel to photograph the couple without their consent.

Twain said she intended to reference the ordeal as something she didn’t think was a big deal, not as any sort of snarky call-out to the actor. 

“I just thought, well, I don’t know what all the fuss is about, and this is … where I took it from,” she said. “I’m like, well, that don’t impress me much. I mean, we see people naked every day. That’s really what I thought. I wasn’t picking on Brad Pitt. But that was just the association in that moment and things we make fusses about and whatever. Of course, it could have been any gorgeous guy.”

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