Britney Spears40, called another pop star Kelly Clarksonalso 40 years old, during an old interview american idol winner returned in 2007. At the time, Britney was going through the biggest public crisis of her career as she navigated a divorce from her ex Kevin Federlineand released a critically acclaimed album Blackout — while Kelly was promoting his project My month of December. “Dude, but wouldn’t it be funny if she gave a shit about everyone?” Kelly, then 25, told the station Q100.
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In particular, Britney drew criticism after shaving her head and hitting a paparazzi’s car with an umbrella, as well as driving with her younger son. Jayden, now 15, on her knees. Amid Brit’s personal struggles, she dropped the Danja produced the single “Gimme More” with a very different music video in which she played a dark-haired stripper. The album also included the hits “Piece Of Me” and jams like “Toy Solider”. Notably, Britney did little public promotion for the project (aside from a scenic performance at the 2007 MTV VMAs), which Kelly also pointed out.
“Because it would be really funny if she was like, ‘just kidding!'” Kelly continued the hosts. “I mean, think about it. She didn’t do any press for her album, which I love by the way… She didn’t do any press, she gets so much press on all this other stuff,” a added the Texas native.Notably, Britney’s legal guardianship was put in place the following year by her father. Jaime Spears – an arrangement that lasted 13 years until it was finally terminated in November 2021. Under this arrangement, the Kentwood, Louisiana native had no ability to make financial or medical decisions for herself.
15 years later, Britney took to Instagram to share a snippet of Kelly’s interview – apparently calling out the talk show host for her comments. “‘I don’t forget’… wouldn’t you wish she said she was joking???” Britney wrote as she modeled a neon green top and dark green skirt while switching to “Mine” by Bazzi. “Clarkson…in a world where bullying has been heartbreaking, I’ve had my share…. Can we get an AWW??? Psss… no kidding… play on friends, play on!!!” she added. Kelly has yet to respond to Brit’s message.