Britney Spears Taking Indefinite Hiatus After Her Dad 'Almost Died'


Britney Spears delivered some heartbreaking information Friday afternoon (Jan. four), saying on Instagram that her new Vegas present "Britney: Domination" is not going to be occurring, as her father's well being is ailing.

"It’s necessary to at all times put your loved ones first… and that’s the choice I needed to make," she wrote in a prolonged put up together with an image of her as a baby along with her mother and father. "A few months in the past, my father was hospitalized and nearly died. We’re all so grateful that he got here out of it alive, however he nonetheless has a protracted highway forward of him. I needed to make the troublesome resolution to place my full focus and vitality on my household right now. I hope you all can perceive."

A launch in regards to the information says that "Britney: Domination" might be placed on maintain till additional discover, however Spears gave refund data in her put up, declaring, "I can't be performing my new present Domination."

Spears' father, Jamie, was rushed to the Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas two months in the past after his colon spontaneously ruptured. He was instantly admitted to surgical procedure and spent the next 28 days within the hospital. He's anticipated to make a full restoration, however Britney is "dedicating my focus and vitality to take care of my household," as said within the launch.

Along with the Vegas residency, Spears introduced an indefinite work hiatus to take care of her father. She apologized to followers for the abrupt information in each her Instagram put up and the discharge.

"I’ve been wanting ahead to this present and seeing all of you this 12 months, so doing this breaks my coronary heart ... I respect your prayers and help for my household throughout this time. Thank you, and love you all… at all times."

"Britney: Domination" was set to launch Feb. 13. The different authentic dates have been Feb 14, 16, 17, 20, 22, 23 and 27; March 1 and a couple of; May eight, 10, 11, 15, 17, 18, 22, 24, 25 and 26; July 24, 26, 27 and 31; and August 2, three, 7, 9, 10, 14, 16, with the finale on the 17.

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I don’t even know where to start with this, because this is so tough for me to say. I will not be performing my new show Domination. I’ve been looking forward to this show and seeing all of you this year, so doing this breaks my heart. However, it’s important to always put your family first… and that’s the decision I had to make. A couple of months ago, my father was hospitalized and almost died. We’re all so grateful that he came out of it alive, but he still has a long road ahead of him. I had to make the difficult decision to put my full focus and energy on my family at this time. I hope you all can understand. More information on ticket refunds is available on I appreciate your prayers and support for my family during this time. Thank you, and love you all… always.

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