Britney Jean Spear is a thirty-five years old American singer, actress and dancer based in Louisiana, United States of America. The second in the family of three, Spears was born to Lynne Irene Bridges and James Parnell Spears in McComb, Mississippi.
As a child, Britney Spears performed acting roles in TV shows and eventually signed up with Jive Records in 1997. She so influenced pop in the 1990s, especially the teen pop, that she was regarded as a pop icon.
Spears is also famous as the ‘best-selling teenage artist of all time’ earning the enviable title of the “Princess of Pop.” Although her relationship, family and personal problems took the shine off her career in 2007 and 2008, she bounced back and is still soaring.
Spears’ life has been full of issues. She’s been victims of drug abuses, severally hospitalised, forced to lose custody of her children and has even been placed into conservatorship.
Once, Britney Spears was caught having her baby on her lap while driving.
Awards and Nominations
Spears’ enigmatic styles have earned her many accolades and honours. She’s reputed to have been influential in the revival of teen pop sometimes in the 1990s. Some of her awards include a Grammy Award, several MTV Video Music Awards, Billboard Music Awards, the Lifetime Achievement Award and the Millennium Award.
In the late 2000s, Billboard ranked Spears as the eighth overall Artist of the 2000s as well as the best-selling female artist of the decades. She also turned out the fifth best-selling overall and had sold over 100 million singles and 100 million albums globally.
Rolling Stone also chose her as one of the Top 25 Teen Idol Breakout Moments through all time, and she is on number 11 of VH1’s 2012’s list of the “100 Greatest Women in Music.” In 2012, Forbes said she’s the highest paid female musician with about 58 million dollars as income.
Spears’ first experience on the stage dated back to her performance at her kindergarten graduation ceremony. She sang “What Child IS this?”and she was just five at the time. She also travelled with her mother for the audition of the 1990s’ revival of The Mickey Mouse Club in Atlanta, Georgia. Although she couldn’t make it as the director rejected her based on her young age.
After being involved in acting roles in television shows and stage productions during those childhood years, Spears eventually signed for Jive Records when she turned sixteen. She came up with her first studio album, Baby One More Time two years later and followed it up with the second, Oops! I Did It Again in the year 2000. The two works became extremely successful internationally breaking international sales records.
Her third record, Britney came out in the 2001 and In the Zone became a reality in 2003. About this time, 2002 precisely, Spears also starred in the movie, Crossroads. Other works she released are: spawned singles: Gimme More and Piece of Me; studio album, Circus (2008) which included the international chart-topping single Womanizer.
Her seventh studio album titled Femme Fatale came out in 2011 and preceded Britney Jean in 2013 which happened to be her eighth studio album. The same year, she started her residency show, Britney: Piece of Me. lastly; she landed her ninth and last album, Glory.
Spears has also been involved in several commercial deals and promotional works. Some of these are a massive promotional deal with Pepsi; a deal with the popular clothing brand Candie’s; Sony and many more.
Besides all these, she’s also involved in philanthropic deals and floats charity programmes that have been of help to thousands.
Social Media and Snapchat Engagement
Like many stars like her, Spears has been using the social media to her favour. She’s been active on the Facebook, Twitter and even Instagram with millions of fans and followers. For now, though, she seems more vibrant and confident with the Instagram.
However, you won’t be able to lay hold on Britney Spears’ Snapchat Id for now even though she has used the Snapchat App for a couple of snaps and video.
In her recent Snapchat posts, obviously from her kids’ page, Spears commented on how thrilling the Snapchat app is and regretted that she’s already getting late coming on board. Let’s hope that’s a signal to the fact that she’s coming on soon.
What is Britney Spears’ Snapchat Name?
Britney Spears’ snapchat username – britneyspears.