Britney Spears is an American pop singer and an actress. She is an entertainer who has an estimated net worth of $115 million. Britney Spears became famous and entered mainstream pop music with the 1999 hit “Baby One More Time” and she follows up album “Oops! I Did It Again.” To date, Britney Spears has sold100 million copies worldwide.
Early Life And Rise to Success
Britney Spears started her performance career when she was a child. She started off with acting roles on stage productions and also appeared in many television shows. Spears auditioned for The Mickey Mouse Club but were not accepted as she was too young for the role in the series. Britney however entered The Mickey Mouse Club in December 1992. She made her debut with her album, 1999’s “Baby One More Time“. It was a major hit and made its debut at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200.
The single “Baby One More Time” was an instant hit and sold millions of copies on its first day of release. It also hit number 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was the fastest-selling single. Spears’ released a number of hit albums over the years that include “Oops!… I Did It Again,” “I’m a Slave 4 U,” “Me Against the Music,” “Piece of Me,” and more. Spears appeared in TV shows and entered the world of acting in films with Crossroads.
The Umbrella Incident and Mental Health Issues
Britney was struggling in her personal and professional life. She was followed by the paparazzi and was famous for a decade. She also became a young mom and was just 26. She also faced a custody battle with ex-husband Kevin Federline. She lost custody of her sons because she was charged with being addicted to the continuous use of drugs and alcohol. She was admitted to a conservatorship that was run by her father. The Pop Princess surprised everyone and made a major comeback once again.
Britney Spears Net Worth Milestones
Britney Spears has massive wealth and has an estimated net worth of $45 million. Her net worth rose all through the years of her career and was raised by $75 million. While she was performing in Las Vegas the singer earned around $20-30 million from her various endeavors.
Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake were together from 1998 to 2002. The pop superstar couple was very popular at that time and their matching denim outfits on the red carpet of the American Music Awards 2001 made them an ideal couple of that time.
Britney was briefly involved with Limp Bizkit’s Fred Durst. She was also romantically linked to Colin Farrell when she attended a movie premiere with him. She was also linked to her childhood friend Jason Alexander after they were spotted together at a party in LA. The couple decided to get married but after 55 hours their marriage was annulled.
Britney broke sudden news to the world that she has married her backup dancer Kevin Federline. The couple had two sons together, Sean (born 2005) and Jayden (born 2006) but later got divorced in 2007.