Britney Spears followers have put Timbaland beneath fireplace after a latest misogynistic remark.
The producer, who’s a frequent Justin Timberlake collaborator and has labored with Spears, was dismissive of the “I’m a Slave 4 U” singer throughout a latest panel interview. “She going loopy, proper?” Timbaland requested the reporter when it was famous that JT’s “Cry Me a River” has been again within the headlines amid the discharge of Spears’ memoir, The Girl in Me.
“I wished to name and say, ‘JT, you gotta put a muzzle on that lady,’” Timbaland added.
Spears and Timberlake dated 1999 to 2002, and the pop star opened up about numerous moments of their relationship in her memoir, together with an abortion she underwent. In an excerpt initially printed by Individuals, Spears mentioned that the being pregnant was a “shock,” even thought she at all times “anticipated” to start out a household with Timberlake. “However Justin undoubtedly wasn’t joyful concerning the being pregnant. He mentioned we weren’t able to have a child in our lives, that we have been manner too younger,” she wrote, including, “To at the present time, it’s some of the agonizing issues I’ve ever skilled in my life.”
“After that, I used to be tousled for some time, particularly as a result of I nonetheless love Justin a lot,” she wrote. “It was insane how a lot I cherished him, and for me, it was unlucky.”
After all, following Timbaland’s feedback, Spears followers flooded Twitter in protection of the celebrity, slamming the producer for misogyny. “Karma will get you @Timbaland,” one fan wrote alongside a photograph of Spears holding up her center finger, whereas one other quipped, “How do I put a muzzle on Timbaland?”
See fan reactions under.