Britney Spears, the American singer, has declared her decision to “never come back to the music industry” following rumors about her potential return to the studio. The pop star’s response comes amid US media speculations suggesting she was preparing for a 10th studio album, with reports indicating Julia Michaels and Charlie XCX as potential collaborators.
In a post shared to Instagram on Jan. 3, the pop star clarified that she does not plan to return to the music industry
Just so we’re clear most of the news is trash!” she captioned a photo of a Guido Reni painting of the biblical story of Salome, holding John the Baptist’s head on a tray.
“They keep saying I’m turning to random people to do a new album … I will never return to the music industry!!!” she continued. “When I write, I write for fun or I write for other people!!!”
She added that she’s written “over 20 songs for other people (in) the past two years.”
“I’m a ghostwriter and I honestly enjoy it that way,” she said.
In her post, Spears went on to dispute another rumor that her 2023 memoir “The Woman In Me” was released without her approval. She said this “far from the truth.”