I wanted her to know: ‘Guess what?’ you are not alone. “
Mariah Carey revealed that she “communicated” with Britney Spears while the pop star was still under her tutelage.
While speaking to NME, the 52-year-old singer explained why she decided to call Britney during her tenure, which was terminated last month.
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When asked if she believes there is a “closeness” between the way she and Britney are treated by the media, their family, and the music industry, Maria said, “I’m not sure it’s affinity. I think everyone on this planet deserves to be free and what they’ve done to her, What I saw was awful.”
“So I reached out to her through a mutual friend because I wanted her to know: ‘Guess what?’ You’re not alone “.
The Grammy winner shared how another famous artist contacted her she He was going through a tough time in the past.
“I remember when I was struggling with a lot of things years ago, Prince reached out to me, gave me the Bible, and talked to me for hours,” Maria recalls.
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“He’s an amazing person and he’s been caring about the music business and an industry that’s been failing — and that’s it,” she added of Prince, who died in 2016 of an accidental overdose. “You have to be a giver. It doesn’t matter if they were my best friend or something, I just felt like it was the right thing to do.”
Back in June, Mariah was one of the many celebrities who voiced support for Britney after she testified violently about her rationalization. Maria “We love you Britney!!! Stay strong” chirp on time.
On November 12, Britney’s 13-year term was ended. She was not required to undergo any other mental evaluation.
“The court finds and determines that guardianship of the person and property is no longer required,” Los Angeles District Judge Brenda Penny said in court at the time, according to PEOPLE. “Therefore, as of today, the protection of the person and property of Britney Jean Spears… is hereby terminated.”
The “Baby One More Time” singer has been under guardianship since 2008, with her father Jamie Spears in control of her personal and professional life. Jamie was suspended from the position of Britney’s bodyguard on September 29.