"1999" finds Charli XCX and Australian singer Troye Sivan celebrating turn-of-the-millennium pop culture.I just wanna go back, back to 1999
Take a ride to my old neighborhood
I just wanna go back, sing "Hit me baby, one more time"
Wanna go back, wanna go
Charli XCX was 7 years old in 1999; Sivan, who was born in 1995, was too young to really remember the period. Charli told Genius
that she was a fan of the Spice Girls (especially Baby Spice) and was also "just beginning to get into Britney Spears," as 1999 was the year "...Baby One More Time
" was released in the UK.