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Having lived most of her life in the limelight, under intense scrutiny, it’s not surprising to hear that Britney Spears has often felt overwhelmingly anxious during her career.


The mum-of-two has spoken about that anxiety for the first time this week, in an interview for the latest issue of Marie Claire magazine.


The star, who is mum to 11-year-old Jayden and 10-year-old Sean, revealed: “I moved to Los Angeles when I was very young. I was so under scrutiny. If a hair was out of place, I’d be so anxious.”



With motherhood came a new phase, however, and the Baby One More Time singer credits her two boys with helping her through the difficult times.


“Becoming a mother and being with my boys has made me so much more accepting of myself. I’m their mum. That has been a really big thing for me over these last few years,” she said.



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She also insisted that she is happy to be single right now, adding that ‘the best relationship she has ever had is with her boys’.


What a lovely tribute to Jayden and Sean.


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