Lance Bass Shares Support for Britney Spears Amid Legal Battle

Lance Bass needs Britney Spears’ standpoint to be heard amid her rocky conservatorship battle.

“We should definitely listen to her, and if she wants out of this conservatorship with her dad controlling it, then we should listen to her,” Bass, 41, informed Australia’s Today Extra on Tuesday, December 29. “I don’t know the specifics of her situation and if she should be out of a conservatorship. But the thing I’ve told the fans out there is I don’t know. I have no idea what’s really going on.”

The former ‘NSync member added, “I do trust her sister, Jamie Lynn [Spears]. And as long as Jamie Lynn is cool with whatever she’s doing, I mean, I have to be.”

Lance Bass and Britney Spears Kim White/South Beach Photo/Shutterstock; Matt Baron/Shutterstock

Bass has been associates with Britney, 39, because the Nineties. The “Toxic” singer beforehand dated his former bandmate Justin Timberlake, whom she cut up from 2002 to 2005.

While Bass understands the stress related to fame at a younger age, he defined why his expertise differed from Britney’s. “Being a female is definitely different. Being at such a young age. Also, I had my best friends in my group, so it was easier to deal with. She was just a solo act,” he stated on the morning present. “She had everything riding on her shoulders, the whole world was either against her or for her and that’s a lot to take in.”

Bass revealed in September that he had spoken with Jamie Lynn, 29, about her sister’s conservatorship. “I have talked to Jamie Lynn recently, which is why I feel so much better about this situation. They aren’t as worried as we are,” he informed Entertainment Tonight on the time, including that the world has “no idea what’s really going on” with the authorized battle.

Following her public breakdown in 2007, the Crossroads actress was positioned underneath a court-ordered conservatorship, which controls her funds and property in addition to a number of features of her private life. Britney’s father, Jamie Spears, served as her major conservator till September 2019. At the time, he quickly stepped down from the position and fiduciary Jodi Montgomery took over. That identical month, Britney’s ex-husband Kevin Federline was granted a restraining order in opposition to Jamie that stops him from having contact with the previous couple’s sons, Sean Preston, 15, and Jayden, 14, after Jamie allegedly acquired into an altercation together with his eldest grandson.

Last month, Us Weekly confirmed that the “Gimmie More” singer filed to have her 68-year-old father eliminated as a co-conservator. She had beforehand requested to have Bessemer Trust Company take management of her property and her dad made them a co-conservator as nicely.

In the submitting, Britney moreover requested that Jamie be “suspended immediately upon the appointment of Bessemer Trust” as her sole conservator.

The “Womanizer” singer not too long ago shared her gratitude for her followers’ assist amid her tough 12 months. “As you all know … 2020 was a challenging year for us all,” she wrote via Instagram on Monday, December 28. “Thank you to my amazing fans that have given me so much support!!!! I’m grateful for you and thank you!!!!”

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