I Did It Again , became international successes, with the former becoming the best-selling album by a teenage solo artist. Baby One More Time" and "Oops! Born in McComb, Mississippi, and raised in Kentwood, Louisiana, she performed acting roles in stage productions and television shows as a child before signing with Jive Records in Spears's first and second studio albums, Her erratic behavior and hospitalizations continued through the following year, at which point she was placed under a still ongoing conservatorship. She became the 'best-selling teenage artist of all time' and garnered honorific titles including the "Princess of Pop". In , Spears's much-publicized personal issues sent her career into hiatus.
Bending Spoons with Britney Spears
In , Billboard ranked her as the 8th overall Artist of the Decade, and also recognized her as the best-selling female artist of the s, as well as the fifth overall.
She released her eighth studio album Britney Jean in Spears's first and second studio albums, Her fifth studio album, Blackout, was released later that year, and spawned singles such as "Gimme More" and "Piece of Me". Her seventh studio album, Femme Fatale , became her first to yield three top-ten singles in the United States.