Britney Spears and Kevin Federline‘s public disagreement took an much more private activate Wednesday night time. Federline posted movies of the singer seemingly yelling at their sons — Sean Preston, 16, and Jayden James, 15 — 4 years in the past. Yahoo Entertainment considered the clips, which seem like from two separate incidents, earlier than Federline deleted the put up.
“I can not sit back and let my sons be accused in this way after what they’ve been through,” Spears’s ex-husband wrote on Instagram. “As much as it hurts us, we decided as a family to post these videos the boys took when they were 11 & 12. This isn’t even the worst of it. The lies have to stop. I hope our kids grow up to be better than this. #NeverFearTruth.”
Yahoo reached out to reps for each Federline and Spears.
Federline’s message got here hours after the “Toxic” singer shared a prolonged Instagram speaking about her relationship with the boys.
“It’s hard for me to let go of things I truly love … like my kids,” Spears started in a now-deleted put up. “The situation should have 100 percent been dealt with privately and definitely not online.”
Spears is referring to Federline’s upcoming tell-all interview, which journalist, Daphne Barak, stated will not air in full because it’s too “hurtful.” In a preview revealed by the Daily Mail, the backup dancer stated the boys haven’t seen her in months and selected to not attend her marriage ceremony to Sam Asghari. Federline claimed the boys, partially, are embarrassed by her nude Instagram photographs.
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Federline and Spears finalized their divorce in 2007. He’s had full custody of the boys for the reason that conservatorship was established in 2008. However, she nonetheless had visitation rights. In Wednesday’s Instagram put up, the singer stated that when the boys would come to her home they would not spend time together with her, writing, “the teenage age is weird.”
“Yeah, I know that teenagers are just hard to deal with at that age … but COME ON, there’s being rude then there’s being HATEFUL … they would visit me, walk in the door, go straight to their room and lock the door !!!” Spears wrote. “The MONITOR would tell me that he just likes to be in his room … I’m like why come visit me if they don’t even visit me !!! But I never said that because I have to be kind !!!”
The singer continued: “Remember… if I speak up as a woman or say something argumentative like I did with a dance move saying no to it, I got sent to that place for 4 months.”
Spears stated she “tried and tried” together with her sons, however they stopped coming over. “I wanted them to love me so much that I might have overdone it !!!” When they advised her this summer season they would not be coming over as a lot, Spears stated she known as Federline about how they have been being “harsh.” She claims Federline initially advised her he would not let their youngsters cease seeing her.
“Well after that, I haven’t seen them since,” she wrote, later including: “I talk about it because my heart doesn’t understand cruelty.”
“I can’t process how I dedicated 20 years of my life to those kids… everything was about them,” she continued, including they knocked “the breath out of me.”
Spears additionally took a shot at Federline within the prolonged message, writing, “I can guarantee you, that house has more weed than Ludacris, 50 Cent, Jay-Z and Puff Daddy combined!!!!”
Federline’s lawyer, Mark Vincent Kaplan, advised TMZ his consumer discovered that half significantly bothersome. Kaplan claimed Spears hasn’t seen the boys in 5 months as they really feel uncomfortable to be round her and he or she allegedly despatched them very upsetting texts. Kaplan emphasizes it was Jayden and Sean Preston’s option to distance themselves from the singer.