Britney Addresses Fans For First Time Since Seeking Treatment

Britney Spears fans started a "Free Britney" campaign after rumors suggested she was being held at a mental facility against her will, but now the singer is addressing the claims, and wants fans to calm down.

Britters posted a video on Instagram where she insisted to fans that "all is well," noting, "my family has been going through a lot of stress and anxiety lately so I just needed time to deal."

In the caption for the video she addressed all the rumors out there, noting, "things that are being said have just gotten out of control!!!," adding, "There’s rumors, death threats to my family and my team, and just so many things crazy things being said. I am trying to take a moment for myself, but everything that’s happening is just making it harder for me. Don’t believe everything you read and hear."

She then added, "My situation is unique, but I promise I’m doing what’s best at this moment." Check out the video to the right.

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