In a brief interview on American Idol host Ryan Seacrest's radio show on October 31, 2007, Britney said her favorite Blackout song is "Heaven on Earth." Said Spears: "It's a cool track. It's like, I love the producers who did that and it's kind of different from all the other songs."
A spokesperson for Jive Records said that the title of Britney's fifth studio album, Blackout, is about "blacking out negativity and embracing life."
Synth-pop specialist Nicole Morier wrote this song with the Nick Huntington and Michael McGroarty, a duo that go by Freescha.