Britney Spears debuted a shorter hairstyle on social media Wednesday, coinciding along with her conservatorship case’s return to a California court this week.
The 39-year-old pop star shared three images on Instagram. The first was paired with the caption: “Cut my hair !!!! what they say …. out with the previous …. in with the brand new !!!!! Now let us pray
A few of her followers commented on how a lot they beloved the brand new look, whereas others expressed concern.
One particular person wrote, “Stunning haircut Britney! Love this new look!”
nother fan commented, “Are you okay hun.”
The daring new look comes as Spears has been embroiled in a public legal battle with her father, Jamie Spears, 68. The singer has been below conservatorship since her mental breakdown in 2007 — when she famously shaved her own head at a hair salon in Los Angeles; her father was deemed sole conservator final yr after attorney Andrew Pockets resigned. In August, Spears filed court documents requesting that her father be removed.
In November, Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Brenda Penny rejected Spears’ request to remove her father from the conservatorship. “My client has informed me that she is afraid of her father,” her lawyer, Samuel D. Ingham III, told the decide, according to the Associated Press. “She will not perform again if her father is in charge of her profession.”
“I like my daughter and I miss her very a lot,” he stated. “When a family member wants particular care and safety, families must step up, as I’ve done for the last 12-plus years, to safeguard, defend and continue to like Britney unconditionally. I’ve and can continue to offer unwavering love and fierce safety against these with self-serving pursuits and those who search to hurt her or my family.”