Britney Spears closes her Instagram account to celebrate her engagement… What’s the story?
Britney Spears surprised her fans and followers by closing her account on Instagram, which made many wonders why especially since this step came right after she announced her engagement to Sam Asghari.
Britney Spears justifies the reason for closing her Instagram account
Singer Britney Spears sparked controversy on Tuesday when fans noticed the disappearance of her Instagram account, initially leading some to believe it had been deactivated, but Spears later clarified that she deleted the account herself, and announced that she was “taking a break” from social media after her engagement to Sam Asghari. “Don’t worry folks … just taking a little break from social media to celebrate my engagement, I’ll be back soon” she wrote in a tweet on her Twitter account, explaining the reason for the closure.
Don’t worry folks … just taking a little break from social media to celebrate my engagement 💍😉 !!!! I’ll be back soon 💋🌹✨
— Britney Spears (@britneyspears) September 14, 2021
Spears’ Instagram account has been central to the battle over her guardianship
Spears’ Instagram account has long been at the center of the battle over her guardianship, a complex legal arrangement imposed on her in 2008 by a court. Other issues related to her personal matters, which caused Britney Spears to describe her as “abusive”, and recently asked the court to remove her father from the position of guardian.
Followers are trying to unravel the meaning of Britney Spears’ posts
While Britney Spears was seeking to regain control of her life, fans speculated that she was sending tacit messages through her Instagram posts, even her bizarre posts at times prompting people to try to understand the true meaning behind her, and when her battle to regain control of her life became public, She began posting more candidly on Instagram, sharing criticism of her father and sister in one comment, writing: “I’m so hurt by this so-called support system.”
The latest developments on the issue of guardianship
In a related context, Mr. Jamie Spears has since applied to end the guardianship, and the Guardian reported that Jamie Spears’ lawyers said in the application to the court: “Mr. Jamie Spears has repeatedly emphasized that everything he wants is what is best for his daughter.”
It is worth noting that days after her father filed an application to revoke the guardianship system, Spears announced her engagement to Sam Asghari on Sunday with a flyer displaying a diamond ring.