Pop superstar Britney Spears announced that she is taking an indefinite break from work to be with family.
Britney broke the news on Instagram where she said, “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.“
The singer was scheduled to appear in her Las Vegas residency, Domination at the Park Theater in the Park MGM Hotel. The show was supposed to debut on February 13 with 32 scheduled shows planned until August of this year.
Britney’s father, Jamie Spears was recently hospitalized as his colon suddenly ruptured. Her father is expected to make a full recovery.