[artist id="501686"]Britney Spears[/artist] is officially off the market. Reports were confirmed Friday (December 16) that the singer is engaged to Jason Trawick , her boyfriend of two years and “Criminal” video co-star.
Fans of the pop princess sent their love and congratulatory wishes online shortly after the story surfaced. Everyone loves a comeback, and Britney Spears’ fans are no exception. After a rough period in 2007 that included losing custody of her children and an infamous public head-shaving, Spears has spent the past three years getting her life together, and fans have taken notice.Take a walk down memory lane with this timeline of Britney and Jason’s relationship!
Facebook user Rosanna Principessa Fabbro wrote, “So happy for her. She really nailed it, turned her life way around, and look — now with a good man :)” Other fans gushed, while Zakir Khan wrote simply on Facebook, “Best of luck.”
On Twitter, @Elina_BS made a Twitpic card for the singer wishing her and Jason well.
Many of Britney’s fans have been listening to her music for almost their entire lives, so news of her engagement felt especially personal for them. @mollypannell1 tweeted, “Is it weird how happy I am for @britneyspears? So cuuute. I still remember when her first video came out. I was 7!”
Celebs also took to Twitter to send their love. Ryan Seacrest tweeted his approval of the union, “I used to work w/ Jason Trawick and can’t think of a better guy and more perfect match for @BritneySpears. Congrats guys.” Nick Cannon also tweeted “Congrats @BritneySpears is engaged” and included a link to a post from his website that included a family photo of Britney, Jason and her two sons.
If nothing else, this milestone in Britney’s personal life has renewed her fans’ love. @Mae_tweet wrote, “You can’t help liking @britneyspears! With Britney’s infectious, resilience & strength. Born survivor. Credits to her X.”
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