Britney Spears is accusing Justin Timberlake of infidelity in her The Lady in Me memoir.
A resource confirms to Us Weekly that Spears, 41, writes that she understood that Timberlake, 42, cheated on her “a few of times” throughout their partnership.
In a person occasion, Spears alleges that the former ‘NSync singer was photographed with “one of the girls from All Saints” when out in London in 2000. (British woman team All Saints was comprised of Natalie Appleton, Nicole Appleton, Melanie Blatt and Shaznay Lewis before they disbanded in 2001.) The experience allegedly took place a single year into Spears’ marriage with Timberlake.
Spears also writes that Timberlake, at a later on date, the moment allegedly bragged to one of her dancers about a woman he hooked up with the evening prior to in Las Vegas. She promises that Timberlake mentioned he “hit that last evening,” in accordance to the insider.
The “Stronger” singer and Timberlake — who met as costars on The All New Mickey Mouse Club in the early ‘90s — manufactured their public debut as a couple in 1999. After 3 a long time jointly, they went their individual ways in 2002 after studies of infidelity.
“We’re not excellent. I never judge anybody,” Timberlake told Barbara Walters when requested about the rumors that Spears experienced been unfaithful. “It’s just young appreciate. It was a extremely powerful romance, that’s for confident.”
Timberlake’s break up ballad “Cry Me a River” also appeared to hint that their split transpired due to infidelity. In the new music video, Timberlake even costarred with a Spears lookalike.
“I feel I was in shock, to be straightforward. I didn’t know what to say, what to do,” Spears informed Rolling Stone in 2003 about obtaining out Timberlake had seemingly penned a track about her. “That was the last detail I at any time believed any person may do. I was truly shocked s—tless. But you live and you find out.”
She continued at the time: “I consider it seems like these a desperate attempt, individually. But that was a excellent way to market the history. He’s sensible.”
Timberlake — who has yet to handle Spears’ memoir promises — afterwards rehashed the musical drama in his 2018 reserve, Hindsight & All the Matters I Just can’t See in Front of Me.
“I’ve been scorned. I have been pissed off. I wrote ‘Cry Me a River’ in two hrs. I did not program on writing it,” he wrote at the time. “The inner thoughts I had were so sturdy that I had to write it, and I translated my emotions into a form in which men and women could hear and, ideally, relate to it. Persons read me and they understood it simply because we have all been there.”
Timberlake inevitably moved on with wife Jessica Biel, with whom he shares two sons. Spears, for her section, shares two sons with ex-husband Kevin Federline. She later married Sam Asghari in June 2022 before they finally break up in August.
The Girl in Me hits cabinets on Tuesday, October 24.