Britney Spears’ estranged sister, Jamie Lynn Spears, has accused the star of sparking loss of life threats towards her household by means of “accusatory” social media posts.
The Spears siblings addressed one another on social media on Thursday, following claims Jamie Lynn Spears, 30, has made about her massive sister in her new memoir, Things I Should Have Said.
After “Toxic” singer Britney Spears, 40, took to Twitter to lash out at her sister’s recent appearance on Good Morning America, the place she promoted the ebook, the youthful Spears sister mentioned on Instagram that she and her household have confronted threats.
“Quite frankly, the things being said are absolutely not the truth,” the mom of two wrote, “and I have to clarify that, because now it’s getting harder for me to rationalize to my oldest daughter why our family continues to get death threats, as a result of their aunt’s vague and accusatory posts, especially when we know she could tell the truth, and put an end to all of it in one second if she wanted to.
“Sadly, after a lifetime of staying silent, I’ve come to understand this is not going to be a actuality, and I could must set the report straight myself so as to shield mine and my household’s properly being.”
Concluding her post, in which she insisted that her book “isn’t about” her sister, Jamie Lynn Spears wrote: “There aren’t any sides, and I do not need drama, however I’m talking my fact to heal my traumas, so I can shut this chapter and transfer ahead, and I want my sister may do the identical.
“No matter what comes, I will always love my big sister, and be here for her. It’s time to put an end to the unhealthy chaos that has controlled my life for so long.”
In her ebook, Jamie Lynn Spears shared her account of her sister’s psychological well being struggles, which led to her being positioned beneath a conservatorship—along with her private and monetary choices being taken out of her fingers—for nearly 14 years.
Discussing one argument she had with her famous sister, Jamie Lynn Spears mentioned in her Good Morning America interview, which aired on Wednesday: “She cursed at me and so I just walked out of the room. I was like, we’re just all family under one roof. I’m not trying to argue.
“And when I attempt to take away myself from the state of affairs, that is once I guess she simply received actually offended and my oldest daughter tried to, you recognize, mediate the state of affairs, I hated that, like, that is not what you are speculated to do, you are 12.”
Hitting again in her personal assertion on Twitter, Britney Spears wrote: “The 2 issues that did hassle me that my sister mentioned was how my habits was uncontrolled. She was by no means round me a lot 15 years in the past at the moment… so why are they even speaking about that except she needs to promote a ebook at my expense ??? REALLY ???”
Elsewhere in her post, Britney Spears said that her family had “ruined my goals 100 billion p.c and attempt to make me appear like the loopy one.”
“My household loves to tug me down and damage me at all times so I’m disgusted with them!!!” the mother of two went on.
The sisters’ unhealthy blood has acquired a lot consideration in latest months, with Britney Spears criticizing her youthful sibling in various social media posts.
Back in October, after Jamie Lynn Spears unveiled the duvet for her ebook, Britney Spears appeared to take a swipe in an Instagram publish.
She wrote, partially: “Psssssss also great news … I’m thinking of releasing a book 📚 next year 😜 but I’m having issues coming up with a title so maybe my fans could help !!!!
“Option #1 … ‘S***, I actually do not know’ Option #2 … ‘I actually care what folks assume’ 😂🙄🤷🏼♀️ !!!!’ What do you guys assume 🤔🤔🤔 ????”
Jamie Lynn Spears’ book was originally set to be named I Must Confess: Family, Fame, and Figuring It Out, drawing a line from Britney Spears’ debut hit single “… Baby One More Time.” It was modified quickly after the working title was leaked.
The youthful Spears sibling confronted additional controversy forward of the ebook’s launch, when psychological well being charity This is My Brave, to which she had planned to donate the proceeds from her book, rejected her offer.
Britney Spears followers commented on the charity’s web page in droves, stating the singer’s claims that her household was complicit in her controversial conservatorship, which was formally dissolved in November.
For her half, Jamie Lynn Spears mentioned of the conservatorship in her Good Morning America interview this week: “First off, I don’t understand what it was [that was] put into place. I was 17 years old, I was about to have a baby.
“So I did not perceive what was occurring. Nor was I centered on that. I used to be centered on the truth that I used to be 17 and about to have a child. I perceive simply as little about it then as I do now.”