Jamie Lynn Spears hit back after Britney Spears criticized her GMA interview

“I hate popping my sister’s bubble, but my book is not about her. I can’t help the fact that I was also born Spears… I built my career despite being just someone’s little sister.”

Posted January 14, 2022 at 10:24 am ET.



By now you have probably seen that enmity between the Spears sisters reached new heights.

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The rift between Britney and Jamie Lynn, which has played out in the public eye since last June, escalated this week after Zoe 101 star appeared on good morning america long interview about the conflict.



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In case you missed it, Britney accused Jamie Lynn of “doing nothing” to help her throughout her guardianship, when her life and finances were controlled by her father and lawyers from 2008 to November 2021, during the explosive court hearing last year.

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Jamie Lynn refuted Britney’s statement shortly after testifying, instead claiming she had always “loved” and “supported” her sister.

Since then, the two have been embroiled in a vicious ongoing Instagram feud that only escalated on Wednesday when Jamie Lynn spoke publicly about the drama for the first time on GPA

“I love my sister” – Jamie Lynn. said… “I just always loved and supported her and did what was right for her. And she knows it. So I don’t know why we’re in this position now.”

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“When [the conservatorship] was put in place I was 17 years old. I was about to have a baby, so I didn’t understand what was going on,” she said. “And I wasn’t focused on it. I was focused on the fact that I was 17 and about to have a baby. I knew just as little about it then as I do now.”

Despite the assertion that she is not “understand“Wardship,” Jamie Lynn claimed that she provided Britney with the resources to help her when she was under her control, which she said “didn’t end well for her.”

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“I didn’t control the funds or anything like that, and if I did, it was a misunderstanding,” she said. “In any case, I didn’t take any steps to be a part of it.”

“I’ve tried my best to make sure she has the contacts she needs to maybe go ahead and end this custody and just end it all for our family,” she said. “If it’s going to cause so much controversy, why continue?”

“If she wanted to talk to other people… I arranged it. I even talked to her legal team… the previous legal team and it didn’t end in my favor,” she added.

Elsewhere in the interview, Jamie Lynn defended the Spears family patriarch, Jamie Spears, who is accused of abusing his former role as Britney’s conservative. Not only did the “Toxic” singer say he “should be in jail” during her devastating testimony back in June, Jamie was also completely removed from custody before it ended.

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“It’s messy and I’m working on it,” Jamie Lynn said of her current relationship with her father. “I have good days and bad days.”

“I think the relationship is that he is still my father and I have to responsibly acknowledge that,” she explained.

That Nickelodeon The alum also defended her tribute performance at the 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards, during which she sang remixes of her sister’s songs – that’s what Britney was very vocal about dislike.

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“I paid tribute to my sister and all the wonderful things she did.” – Jamie Lynn said… “I don’t think she is personally upset with me because of this. To be honest, I don’t know why this bothers her.

Jamie Lynn also said she “can’t talk to anyone else about her state of mind” when asked about Britney’s well-being in an interview, despite calling her “volatile”, “paranoid” and “twisted” in her forthcoming memoir. in a spiral.”

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Well, with all the criticism unfolding online, it wasn’t long before Britney stepped into the conversation herself to respond to her sister’s remarks.

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Sharing a long statement on twitter On Thursday, the “Piece of Me” singer not only dragged out her sister’s words, but questioned the possible timing of the interview, given that Jamie Lynn’s memoir is due to hit store shelves next week.


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“Two things that my sister said that bother me are that my behavior is out of control,” Britney wrote.

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“At the time, she was never around me, so why are they even talking about it, unless she wants to sell the book at my expense???” she asked.

Britney went on to discuss the conversation about Jamie Lynn remixing her songs as a “tribute” while being denied creative control and custodial freedom.

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“I know this may sound silly to most people, but I wrote a lot of my own songs and my sister was a kid,” Britney wrote. “She never had to work for anything. They always gave her everything.”

“If you were me, you could understand asking 13 years for remixes to go to small venue shows and tours!!! 13 years later they appoint me the MOTHER OF ALL… heart of gold… Britney sits there and watches a 15 minute performance of everything I’ve ever wanted… But you see, I’ve always been a big person,” she continued . …

“They all had to DO IT and PLAY ME, and I always sat there and accepted it. But you see, now it’s a joke… The last thing I ever did was ask for what they just gave her!!! So yes, they ruined my dreams,” she wrote.

“I remember asking my sister why she did it when she knew I was waiting to change my show and her only words were ‘well that wasn’t my idea’… I hope your book is a success Jamie Lynn!!! ‘ Britney added.

Perhaps, as you might expect, Britney’s announcement was met with a ton of support and praise from fans, many of whom have criticized Jamie Lynn even more.

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Now, after the backlash and that of Britney, Jamie Lynn, who often remains silent when she is under scrutiny, has shared statement on instagram referring to the whole test.

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“The last thing I want to do is this, but here we are… It’s hard to see these posts as I know the world feels too,” she began.

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“I just wish her the best. Brit, I’m always here, you know, backstage I’ve always been here. It gets tiresome when the conversations and texts we have in private don’t match what you post on social media,” she said.

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“I know you go through a lot and I never want to belittle it, but I also can’t belittle myself,” she added.

Jamie Lynn went on to note that after being “silent all her life,” she now feels she must “establish the truth” to protect her family’s mental health.

“Frankly, what is being said is absolutely untrue and I need to make this clear,” she wrote.

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“[Because] now it’s getting harder for me to explain to my eldest daughter why our family keeps getting death threats because of their aunt’s vague and accusatory posts, especially when we know she can tell the truth and put an end to it all. in one second if she wants to,” the statement said.

That sweet magnolias The actor then responded to Britney’s claim that she “never had to work for anything” by writing that she made a name for herself “despite being just someone’s little sister.”

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“I hate popping my sister’s bubble, but my book is not about her. There is nothing I can do about the fact that I was also born Spears, and that some of my experiences are related to my sister, ”wrote Jamie Lynn.

“I worked hard even before I was a teenager, and I built my career despite being just someone’s little sister,” she added.

Jamie Lynn eventually concluded that there were “no sides” to this feud and that she didn’t want “drama”.

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“I speak my truth to heal my wounds, to close this chapter and move forward, and I want my sister to do the same,” she said.

“No matter what happens, I will always love my older sister and be by her side. It’s time to end the unhealthy chaos that has controlled my life for so long, ”she wrote.

Jamie Lynn’s remarks were again heavily criticized online, with fans dubbing her statement “slap in the faceto Britney.

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Interesting, some indicated that she captioned the post as “Jamie Lynn Spears Watson” — including her husband’s last name, Jamie Watson — when she’s always referred to as “Jamie Lynn Spears” or “JLS” on social media.

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A little proposed that, in light of her comments about the weight of the last name, Jamie Lynn may be trying to distance herself from the Spears name given the recent backlash.

Well, between Britney and temporary break from Instagram and Jamie Lynn, saying that she doesn’t want any “drama”, it will be interesting to see what happens next in this feud.

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