The successes and struggles of Britney Spears
In recent years, pop phenomenon Britney Spears has gone from America's singing sweetheart to fodder for tabloids and celebrity bloggers. The singer's personal struggles, including court dates, custody battles, and rehab stints have overshadowed the starlet's career. But she's bounced back with her latest chart-topping album, "Femme Fatale," she turned 30 on Dec. 2, and on Dec. 15 the superstar got engaged to her former agent, Jason Trawick.
To celebrate three decades of Britney Spears, here's a look at the star's highs and lows over the years.