Jamie Lynn Spears is on the defensive after being referred to as out by her large sister, Britney Spears.
Jamie Lynn, 30, is gearing up for the January 18 launch of her memoir, “Issues I Ought to Have Stated.” However the upcoming launch has been marred by controversy when Britney, 40, took to Instagram on Thursday to blast her youthful sister and the remainder of her household for profiting off of her music profession.
On Friday, Jamie Lynn reacted to Britney’s remarks on social media.
“Very last thing I need to be doing is that this, however right here we’re…It is laborious to see these posts, as I do know the world additionally feels. I simply want her effectively. Brit, I’m at all times right here, you recognize behind the scenes I’ve at all times been right here. It is turn into exhausting when conversations, and texts we’ve got in personal do not match what you submit on social media. I know you are going via loads and I by no means need to diminish that, however I can also’t diminish myself,” Jamie Lynn wrote in a prolonged assertion shared to her Instagram on Friday.
Her submit continues: “Fairly frankly, the issues being mentioned are completely not the reality, and I’ve to make clear that, as a result of now it is getting more durable for me to rationalize to my oldest daughter why our household continues to get dying threats, because of their aunt’s imprecise and accusatory posts, particularly once we know she might inform the reality, and put an finish to all of it in a single second if she wished to.
“Sadly, after a lifetime of staying silent, I’ve come to appreciate this is not going to be a actuality, and I could should set the document straight myself to be able to defend mine and my household’s effectively being,” Jamie Lynn added.
The previous Nickelodeon star went on to say her guide “isn’t about” Britney.
“I can not assist that I used to be born a Spears too, and that a few of my experiences contain my sister. I’ve labored laborious since earlier than I used to be even an adolescent, and I’ve constructed my profession despite simply being somebody’s little sister,” the “Zoey 101” alum mentioned.
“There are not any sides, and I do not need drama, however I am talking my reality to heal my trauma, so I can shut this chapter and transfer ahead, and I want my sister might do the identical. It doesn’t matter what comes, I’ll at all times love my large sister, and be right here for her. It is time to put an finish to the unhealthy chaos that has managed my life for therefore lengthy,” Spears added, together with her full identify Jamie Lynn Spears Watson.
Jamie Lynn’s assertion comes simply hours after Britney tore into her interview that aired on ABC’s “Nightline.” In her message, the “Poisonous” singer wrote, “I watched it with a 104° fever lol and it was truly form of good having a fever so excessive trigger I needed to give up to not caring. I simply could not give a f–k however my head harm so dangerous.”
The star mentioned there have been two issues particularly that bothered her about Jamie Lynn’s interview, one being when Jamie Lynn mentioned Britney’s “conduct 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 guide at my expense ??? REALLY ???” Britney wrote.
The pop star additionally pointed to her sister being requested about performing remixes of Spears’ songs, one thing the pop star has aired grievances over earlier than.
“I do know it could sound like a foolish factor to most individuals however I wrote a whole lot of my songs and my sister was a child. She by no means needed to work for something. The whole lot was at all times given to her !!!!,” Britney defined. “In the event you had been me, you may perceive asking for 13 years for remixes to enter a small venue present and on excursions !!!!”
“I’ve given sufficient … MORE than sufficient. I used to be by no means given again ever what I would like,” Spears added. “They are saying within the bible ‘ask and also you shall obtain’ …. uhhhhh not in my life … similar to my household, I requested safety for Aleve as I laid there with 104 diploma fever in mattress and he informed me NO !!!!”
Britney made headlines final summer season when the singer spoke out in courtroom and accused her household of not serving to her when she was below a conservatorship for 13 years.
A decide ended the conservatorship as soon as and for all in November.
Fox Information’ Nate Day contributed to this report.