Madonna compared legal guardianship that controls the life of Britney Spears for 13 years with slavery and stated that “violates human rights”, in a message of support published this Friday on their social networks.
The “queen of pop” uploaded to her Instagram story (“stories”) a photograph in which she wears a t-shirt with the name of Britney Spears and demands that the guardianship be ended, as the singer pleaded three weeks ago before the courts of Los Angeles (USA).
“Give this woman her life back. Slavery was abolished long ago! Death to the greedy patriarchy that has been doing this to women for centuries. This is a human rights violation! Britney we’re going to get you out of jail! “Madonna wrote.
Madonna and Britney shared the throne of pop music during the 1990s and early 2000s. The first was the “queen” of pop, the second the “princess.”
The two collaborated together in 2003 with “Me against the music” and their performance to the rhythm of “Like a Virgin“-Madonna’s emblem- at the MTV awards that year, including a kiss between the two, is considered one of the most memorable moments in pop culture.
Christina Aguilera, who was also in that performance, already showed her support for Britney days after her statement in court: “The conviction and desperation of this request for freedom lead me to believe that this person I once knew has been living without compassion or the decency of those who have their control “, he claimed.
Justin timberlake (Britney’s ex-partner), Paris Hilton, Elon Musk and Iggy Azalea are several of the celebrities who have publicly supported the “Toxic” singer.
The latest reaction since Britney’s intervention is the request that Lynne Spears, Britney’s mother has asked the Superior Court of Los Angeles so that her daughter can choose a lawyer to defend her interests.
In this way, the mother would take Britney’s side, considering that her current situation is very different from that of Britney. mental health collapse he suffered in 2008, when the legal guardianship began with a temporary nature at its beginning.
However, his father, Jamie Spears, He is the one who has been the guardian since then and, for the moment, has not taken any steps to comply with the desire expressed by his daughter to end this legal mechanism.
Britney’s parents have been divorced since 2002, And although they reconciled for a time, they lead separate lives.
In recent days, several people involved in Britney’s life have resigned: Her former attorney, your artistic representative and the fund that controlled his assets of $ 60 million.