Britney Wears Lots of LeatherBritney Spears, as everyone knows, is a top star. She hails from Louisiana. She is the middle sister of Bryan Spears and Jamie Lynn Spears.
Britney is from Kentwood, LA. It is a small town in the middle of nowhere, and reporters had to stake her out there endlessly at the height of her fame.
Her full name is Britney Jean Spears.
Her big hits include "I'm a Slave 4 U," "Oops!...I Did It Again," "Toxic," "...Baby One More Time," and "3."
"(You Drive Me) Crazy" was another big hit for her.
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She dated Justin Timberlake for several years before he married Jessica Biel.
Her birthday is in early December.
She sang "Me Against the Music" with Madonna, whose style she adopted from time to time.
She did an infamous kiss with Madonna on MTV.
Britney's idols are Madonna and Mariah Carey.
She studied at NYC`s Professional Performing Arts School.
She was the first solo artist ever to have a #1 Album and single on the Billboard charts at the same time with a debut.
Her mother's name is Lynne Spears.
Britney was offered a role in Scary Movie (2000), but was forced to turn it down, due to concert scheduling. The movie became an unexpected hit.
One of her trademarks is to show her midriff during performances.
She is a smoker.
Was one of People`s 50 Most Beautiful People in 1999.
Britney ended up as the youngest cast member of "MMC" (1989); during the initial audition, she won the part only after Jessica Simpson freaked out at the final question during the initial audition.
Britney purchased a $1.5-million loft in Greenwich Village, Manhattan, for her brother Bryan.
Her songs sometimes reference each other. In her first song "Baby One More Time" there is a line "My loneliness is killing me" and in another of her songs, "Stronger", there is a line "My loneliness ain`t killing me no more".
Britney's Rolling Stone cover in the American flag caused a controversy.
Britney is a natural blonde.
Britney signed to do an endorsement campaign for Pepsi. She did numerous TV commercials promoting the soft drink. The first commercial was slated for the 2001 Academy Awards.
Her third album was released in October 2001.
Britney hosted the American Music Awards in 2001.
Britney has written two books, one with her mother.
Britney's deal with Pepsi was worth over $10 million.
Was once an aerobics instructor at her parents' gym.
Britney was voted one of the "Fun and Fearless Females" by Cosmopolitan Magazine.
She had a nervous breakdown in 2007-2008, but has recovered from it.
She was on the People Magazine list of the 50 Most Beautiful People in 2002.
Britney was best friends with Christina Aguilera when they performed together on "MMC" (1989). They later had a falling out after both became famous.
She lived with her brother in the Greenwich Village pad for a long time.
She is a Republican and offered to perform at the 2004 Republican National Convention. The organizers refused, fearing it would become an object of ridicule.
She became something of a national joke in 2007 when she shaved off all her hair and did other odd things.
Britney lost physical custody of her two sons with Kevin Federline due to not having a valid driver`s license and failing to take a random drug and alcohol test. Federline has sole custody of the children, and appears to have been a very good father.
She performs nightly in Las Vegas now, like Elvis.
She was a judge for a year on "American Idol."