Britney Spears Net Worth, Early Life, Personal Life and Much More
It’s estimated that Britney Spears, an American pop singer, actress, and entertainer, has a net worth of around $70 million. Britney Spears’ breakthrough into the mainstream occurred with the release of “Baby One More Time” in 1999 and its follow-up, “Oops! I Did It Again,” in 2000. She’s generally regarded as the person who gave teen pop a new lease on life in the ’90s. Britney Spears has racked up record sales of over 100 million units. Spears is the eighth best-selling female artist in the United States, according to the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
Britney was one of the highest-paid entertainers in the early 2000s when she was at the height of her career. From concerts and record sales, she made $40 million in 2002 alone.
Early Life and Early Success
Britney Spears’s early career began when she was just a kid when she started appearing in theatre and TV shows. When a reboot of The Mickey Mouse Club was being considered, Spears tried out for it but was ultimately told she was too young. Spears signed with an NYC agency after being scouted for The Mickey Mouse Club in December ’92. Upon its initial release in the United States in 1999, “Baby One More Time” became her first studio album to reach the top spot on the Billboard 200. After a month, the album was certified two times platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America. The single “Baby One More Time” became the fastest-selling single by a female artist after its initial release of 500,000 copies and its subsequent debut at number one on the Billboard Hot 100.
Oops!… I Did It Again,” “I’m a Slave 4 U,” “Me Against the Music,” “Piece of Me,” and other songs from Spears’ subsequent albums are all well-known. In addition to her musical career, Spears has also tried her hand at acting, landing the lead role in the film Crossroads in 2002. In 2005, she starred alongside her then-husband Kevin Federline in the MTV reality series Britney & Kevin: Chaotic. Spears has designed a small collection of clothing for Candies and has appeared on several TV shows.
Spears was hired as a judge on “The X Factor” in 2012. She earned $15 million per season, making her the highest-paid judge in the history of any television singing competition.
Issues of Mental Health and The Umbrella Incident
If you recall, Britney went through a rough patch in her personal and professional life in late 2007. The paparazzi were relentless in their pursuit of her. She had been known for more than a decade. She was a young mother. She and her ex-husband, Kevin Federline, were involved in a heated custody battle. A judge ruled that she was a “habitual, frequent, and continuous user of controlled substances and alcohol,” and thus she was removed from her role as her children’s primary caretaker. For a while, she completely lost her mental capacities. As a result, her father now acts as her conservator. Nobody would ever guess it now, but back then, that was widely considered to be the final chapter. The Pop Princess had hit rock bottom, and there was no way she could recover. Britney’s comeback was a huge shock to the world, but now she’s back and better than ever.
From 1998 to 2002, Britney Spears dated Justin Timberlake. Who could forget the denim-clad pop superstar couple from the 2001 American Music Awards red carpet?
After meeting Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst in 2002, Britney and Durst had a brief affair. In 2003, after Spears and Farrell both attended a film premiere, rumors began to circulate that they were more than just friends. She and her childhood friend Jason Alexander got married on the spur of the moment in January 2004 after a wild night of partying in Las Vegas. The marriage was dissolved 55 hours later.
britney spears is the princess of pop, but never forget that if things had gone a little differently, she could have also been the queen of england pic.twitter.com/5V8VGTZ5BH
— matt (@mattxiv) September 20, 2022
Britney’s marriage to her backup dancer Kevin Federline on October 6, 2004, was another shock to the world. They split up in 2007 despite sharing two sons, Sean (born in 2005) and Jayden (born in 2006). During their divorce, she only paid Federline $1 million, but she’s committed to paying him $20,000 per month in child support until their kids turn 18.
Her relationship with paparazzo Adnan Ghalib began in 2007. They split up in 2008.
In 2009, Britney and her now ex-manager Jason Trawick established a stable relationship. They got engaged in December 2011 but called it off in January 2013.
Spears started seeing Lucado shortly after she and Trawick called off their engagement. After discovering the TMZ video of his infidelity, Spears decided to end their relationship.
In the years 2014 and 2015, Spears dated Charlie Ebersol, a film producer, for a total of eight months.
On the set of her 2016 music video for “Slumber Party,” Britney met model and much younger man Sam Asghari. Since then, the two have been inseparable. Sam’s 1994 birthplace is Tehran, Iran. Britney is 13 years older than him, but he seems like the ideal match.
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