Britney Spears is an important part of pop music history. starting from her early days on the Disney show, she has risen in fame and power, while hitting a few bumps along the way. Although 2009 was a bad year for Britney, she has powered past that to become a pop Legend. She’s had some bumps along the way, but let’s take a look at how Britney Spears and her impressive fortune.
Britney Spears Net Worth $185,000,000
How did Britney Spears Make her Money & Wealth
Britney Jean Spears was born in McComb, Mississippi on December 2nd 1981. she was raised by her parents, Jamie Spears and Britney Spears, in Kentwood Louisiana. She has an older brother, Bryan James, and a younger sister, Jamie Lynn. She began her performance career fairly early. She was involved in dancing lessons in her hometown of Kentwood at the age of 3. And soon she was picked to perform as a solo artist at the annual recital. She was motivated even then in regards to her ambition towards fame. In addition to the dancing lessons, she also took voice lessons and gymnastics. She even competed on the state level. At the age of 5, she got up on stage at her kindergarten graduation, and sang What Child Is This.
Britney Spears really got into the entertainment industry when she went to Atlanta, Georgia to audition for the revival of the Mickey Mouse Club. As she was only eight years old, she wasn’t chosen to be part of the cast. However, this did get her in contact with New York City talent agent Nancy Carson. Spears moved to New York City to in order to attend the elite Professional Performing Arts School. Her first professional role was in the off- Broadway musicals Ruthless! She was the understudy for the lead role of Tina Denmark. She was finally cast in the Disney Channel’s The Mickey Mouse Club alongside Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera in December of 1992. She stayed there until that was cancelled in 1995, and then moved back to her hometown of Kentwood.
In June of 1997, Spears manager, Superman, recommended that she get a professional demo that she could pitch to radio and record labels. Spears move back to New York in order to pitch that demo, but was rejected by 3 labels. however if she has some too Jive Records in next week after singing Whitney Houston’s I Have Nothing for the record executives. She released her debut album Baby One More Time on January 12th 1999. It began its life in the number one spot on the Billboard 200. It was certified two times Platinum after months of sales. The single Baby One More Time, also saw instant success. It was the 25th most successful song of all time in British chart history.
In the year 2009 Britney released her new studio album Oops!… I Did It Again. The catchy tune started off at number one in the charts in the United States This broke the record for the highest debut sales by a solo artist. in 2001, she signed a very lucrative deal with Pepsi for about 8 million dollars. She released a book titled A Mother’s Gift which was cowritten with her mother. She released her third studio album in November of 2001, which was self titled “Britney”. It’s sold over 12 million copies worldwide. In June 2002, Britney Spears opened up a restaurant called Nyla in New York City. she backed out of it a short 5 months later, saying that the restaurant was mismanaged and that she was not informed. during this time she was getting Justin Timberlake, but the relationship ended in December of 2002.
Still going strong, Britney released her fourth studio album in November of 2003, titled in the zone. this one also debuted at number one, and Spears became the first female artist to have all four of her Studio albums debut at number one. She has released an impressive total of eight albums. She currently has a lucrative residency in Las Vegas at the venue in Planet Hollywood. She is said to earn $475,000 per performance.
Britney Spears Personal Life & FAQ
Is Britney Spears married?
Britney spears has been married twice. in early 2004, Spears was married childhood friend ever chapter in Las Vegas. Just 55 hours later, the marriage was annulled on the grounds that Spears did not have a full understanding of what she was getting herself into. In April of the same year, she met Kevin Federline. in July of 2004, just three months after they met, they became engaged. They got married on September 18th, 2004, but it did not become official and three weeks later in order to finalize the prenuptial agreement. the marriage lasted until November of 2006 when the couple filed for divorce.
Does Britney Spears have kids?
Britney Spears has two children with her former husband Kevin Federline. Well she lost custody of the children after her break down in 2007 she is currently taking care of them. According to her ex-boyfriend Adnan Ghalid, they had a pregnancy scare during the course of their relationship, but it proved to be a false alarm.
Where did Britney Spears go to College?
Britney Spear did not attend college. She went to Parklane Academy in McComb Mississippi, and the Professional Performing Arts School in NYC.
Where does Britney Spears live?
In April of 2015, Britney Spears moved into a three floor suite at the Rio in Las Vegas. This used to be out in Johns text, but he moved out merely twenty-four hours before Britney Spears moved in.
Britney also has a 8 million dollar mansion in California. However she recently listed this for sale. She sometimes stays in the mansion in Kentwood that she bought for her mother in 1999.
What car does Britney Spears drive?
The princess of pop has quite the car collection. She has a Mercedes Benz G 55, a smart car, as well as a Jaguar XK, Maserati Gran Turismo, A BMW 328i and, a Mercedes Benz CLK.
Britney Spears’s Charity Work & Philanthropy
In addition to supporting a bunch of Children’s Charities such as Keep a Child Alive, Elevate Hope Foundation, and the Luke Neuhedel Foundation, Britney Spears also has her own Foundation that helps children in a long-term hospital setting express their creativity, and perform. She also supports the charity music Rising, which helps musicians that were devastated from Hurricane Katrina support their careers. When the hurricane hit, she donated $350,000 to support the relief efforts.
How much did Britney Spears earn last year?
Britney Spears is currently raking in the cash at her Las Vegas residency, which recently got extended another two years. She also pulled in a 15 million dollar contract with X Factor. It is reported by TMZ that Britney Spears earns 1 million dollars a week, which would put her 2015 earnings at 15 trillion dollars per year.
How Does Britney Spears Spend Her Wealth?
According to People magazine, the singer definitely has lavish when it comes to shopping. She spent almost $50,000 on her wardrobe as well as nearly $20,000 on her makeup and hair dressing. She spent almost $25,000 on Pet Care, pampering her Adorable dog, Hannah Spears. She also purchased another three dogs, at the expense of $17,000. She has an enviable $15,000 going towards meals and entertainment.