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Britney Spears

Britney Jean Spears (born December 2, 1981) is an American recording artist and entertainer. Born in McComb, Mississippi and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana, Spears began performing as a child, landing acting roles in stage productions and television shows. She signed with Jive Records in 1997 and released her debut album ...Baby One More Time in 1999. During her first decade within the music industry, she became a prominent figure in mainstream popular music and popular culture, followed by a much-publicized personal life. Her first two albums established her as a pop icon and broke sales records, while title tracks "...Baby One More Time" and "Oops!... I Did It Again" became international number-one hits. Spears was credited with influencing the revival of teen pop during the late 1990s.

Articles About Britney Spears

Lady Gaga Proudly Posts Instagram Photo of Her Once Slim But Now Curvy Body

By IBTimes AU

Lady Gaga, whose real name is Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta, proudly posted an Instagram photo of her once slim but now curvy body. "Curvy and Proud," read the caption on the said photo. (8:14 pm)

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Singer Selena Gomez Arrives at the 2014 Vanity Fair Oscars Party in West Hollywood
Selena Gomez Turns 22 Today, Celebrates Early without Justin Bieber: Top 12 Interesting Facts About the Singer [SEE PHOTOS]

By IBTimes AU

Selena Gomez is now 22 years old and has had a very early celebration of her birthday with good friend and model Cara Delevingne in Saint Tropez. The Texan beauty celebrates her birthday on July 22 has yet to be spotted with Justin Bieber. (Jul 22)

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Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi
5 Famous Australians Who are Openly Gay

By IBTimes AU Special

Here is a list of five famous and successful gay Australians. (Jul 21)

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Weird Al Yankovic's New Mandatory Fun Album. Pokes Fun at Lorde, Iggy Azalea, Robin Thicke, Miley Cyrus, One Direction and Pharrell Williams [WATCH VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Weird Al Yankovic is at it again with his hilarious spoofs of famous pop songs! This time he pokes fun at Lorde, Iggy Azalea, Robin Thicke, Miley Cyrus, One Direction and Pharrell Williams as part of his new “Mandatory Fun” album which was released on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. (Jul 20)

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U.S. singer Miley Cyrus performs during her concert at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm
MTV Video Music Awards 2014 Nominations: Lady Gaga, Britney Spears, Rihanna, One Direction Out, Miley Cyrus In [SEE COMPLETE LIST]

By IBTimes AU

The most happening awards in the music industry - 2014 MTV Video Music Awards have announced their nominations and it is surprising to see that many famous artists like Rihanna, Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, and Britney Spears have not made up to the lis... (Jul 18)

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Viral Video Celebrity Impressions: Rob Cantor Shares YouTube Video that Reveals Voice-Over Artists Backing Him Up in Song Titled Perfect [WATCH]

By IBTimes AU

Singer Rob Cantor initially shared on YouTube last Tuesday, July 1, the video titled “29 Celebrity Impressions, 1 Original Song” that went viral with over 7 million views and the viewers stunned with his performance. (Jul 11)

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Britney Spears holds her award at the 2014 People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles
Britney Spears’ Autotune-Free ‘Alien’ Leaked; Producer Defends Star From Cruel Reviews [AUDIOS]

By IBTimes AU

Britney Spears’ raw vocals for her song “Alien” has been leaked online, and the reviews weren’t kind. Music producer William Orbit has defended the pop princess from the cruel comments that claimed the autotune-free version was off-key. (Jul 10)

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Shia LaBeouf
Disney Darlings Gone Delinquent, Jail and Rehab Plus More: From Shia LaBeouf to Billy Unger, Selena Gomez to Demi Lovato [PHOTOS]

By IBTimes AU

Disney stars are known to be successful in the business, be it in the movie or music industry. However, not all Disney stars ended up to be on the right track since their exit from their respective shows. While a few ended up in jail, some ended up in rehab. (Jul 04)

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Singer Rob Cantor Performs His Original Song Perfect with 29 Different Celeb Impressions [Watch YouTube Clip]

By IBTimes AU

Singer Rob Cantor showed his exceptional vocal prowess as he performed his original song "Perfect" with 29 different celebrity impressions. His video went viral on YouTube after it amassed over 1.9 million views in just a matter of three days. (Jul 04)

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Singer Lorde accepts the top new artist award onstage at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas
Celebs Defending Other Celebs: From Lorde Defending Rihanna's Nudity to Miley Cyrus Defending Justin's Behaviour [PHOTOS]

By IBTimes AU

It's very uncommon for one celebrity to praise another one! But recent examples set by few celebs have shown that exceptions are always there. Grammy Award winning singer Lorde has revealed that she is a big fan of Rihanna and called her a "fearless" personality. (Jul 01)

MORE TOPICS: GRAMMY AWARD, JUSTIN BIEBER