Britney Spears was born in McComb, December 2, 1981.
She is one of the most famous and awarded artists in the history of pop music. In her career she has won a Grammy Awards (2005), 12 Billboard Music Awards, 6 MTV Video Music Awards, 4 World Music Awards, 1 Emmy Awards and 1 American Music Awards. She has been in the Guinness Book of World Records 13 times and was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at the age of 21.
Despite making her debut in the music industry at just seventeen, Britney Spears quickly rose to global stardom with her first two albums ...Baby One More Time (1999) and Oops!... I Did It Again (1999).
In 2001 she made her debut in the world of cinema with participation in the film Crossroads, in which she also plays her younger sister Jamie Lynn. The 2003 album In the Zone, from which the singer personally engages in the artistic production of her music, contains the famous Toxic with which Spears won the first Grammy Award of her career.
Starting with the seventh album Femme Fatale of 2011, Spears returns to success, becoming the first artist to have all of her albums in the top two places of the Billboard 200 chart in their first week of publication, conquering the related Guinness Book of Records. In 2011, the city of San Francisco officially established March 29 as Britney Day in honor of the singer.
With around 100 million albums sold, she has become one of the most important figures in pop music, earning her the nickname Princess of Pop. According to the Billboard newspaper, Spears profoundly revolutionized international pop music and culture and is often remembered for having caused the resurgence of teen pop in the late 1990s and anticipated and influenced express pop in the 2010s with the successful album Blackout .
She has collaborated, among others, with Madonna, Michael Jackson, Aerosmith, Elton John, Rihanna, Giorgio Moroder, John Legend, Pharrel Williams, Will.i.am, Kesha, Beyonce, Pink, Justin Timberlake, Miley Cyrus, Diddy, Nicki Minaj, Iggy Azalea, Backstreet Boys, Mark Ronson, Max Martin, Sia.