/ 25 October 2023

Britney’s own words


The hype around Britney Spears’ memoir – The Woman in Me* – has been huge. The book is available to buy in Oz today, and there’s been no shortage of headlines in the past few weeks about what’s in it. That includes that she terminated a pregnancy when dating fellow pop icon Justin Timberlake while just starting out in her solo career. And she shared some insights into her difficult rise to fame and mental health battles that saw her family take control of her life and finances under a conservatorship arrangement that was finally lifted in 2021 after the massive #FreeBritney movement. As for what’s next, Spears says she isn’t interested in pursuing a music career right now and that “it’s time to actually find myself”. You can read some excerpts here

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