On December 2, 1981 Britney Spears was born. Britney Spears was raised in Kentwood, Louisanna, and had her start on Disney’s 90’s “The Mickey Mouse Club,” alongside Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera. Her debut album, 1999’s “…Baby One More Time” was certified diamond, with sales of 12 million. Her follow up albums were also multi-platinum.
In 2007 Spears was placed on a conservatorship (which as of 2013 is still in placed) after a serious of personal struggles and various incidents of erratic behavior (e.g. shaving her head, attacking paparazzi cars with her umbrella, rumored drug use). Ever since then, Spears has worked on cleaning up her image and getting her career on track. She had a 2012 stint as a judge on “The X Factor,” signed on in 2013 for a two-year residency show in Las Vegas at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, as well as is scheduled to release her eighth studio album “Britney Jean” in December 2013.
Britney Spear’s debut single, “… Baby One More Time”:
She has sold over 100 million records worldwide.