BRITNEY SPEARS’ LAWYER PUTS CONSERVATORSHIP TEAM ON BLAST FOR EXPENSIVE FEES: Britney Spears’ lawyers just blasted her conservatorship team, including her father, James Spears, claiming they charge exorbitant fees. In a filing, they wrote: “After denying for months that any structural change to this conservatorship was necessary, an hour before the last hearing James suddenly reversed direction and conceded that a co-conservator of the estate is needed after all. However, rather than work collaboratively with Britney to find the best candidate, James chose to work in direct opposition to her clear statement that she “strongly prefers to have a qualified corporate fiduciary appointed to serve in this role.”
AJ MCLEAN TO LAUNCH NEW PODCAST WITH ‘DWTS’ PARTNER CHERYL BURKE: Backstreet Boys’ AJ McLean and his Season 29 Dancing with the Stars partner Cheryl Burke are launching a podcast together. The podcast, Pretty Messed Up, premiered on the iHeartRadio app yesterday. McLean, 42, and Burke, 36, will talk about participating in the dance-based show, as well as life and mental health. Joining AJ and Cheryl will be dancer Rene Elizondo Jr., who will also be part of the podcast with them.
ARIANA GRANDE TEASES CLIP OF NEW MUSIC: Ariana Grande has posted a clip of a new track on social media and teased it won’t be long before fans hear new music. She simply captioned the post: “brb.” What’s more, the singer appeared to tweet some lyrics before she posted the teaser video. She wrote: “know my love infinite nothing that i won’t do.” Ariana’s last album was 2019’s Thank U, Next. She released two hit duets this year, “Stuck With U” with Justin Bieber and “Rain On Me” with Lady Gaga.
TAYLOR HANSON IS TO BE A DAD OF SEVEN: Taylor Hanson and his wife Natalie are expecting their seventh child, with a new baby due by the end of the year. Taking to Instagram, he wrote alongside a photo of him and his wife: “The best kind of unexpected. Number seven coming this December. #2020” In a statement to People magazine, the singer songwriter added: “Our family is thrilled to be welcoming a new member later this year. More than ever, we are especially grateful for this fresh wave of joy.” Taylor and Natalie are parents to Jordan, 17, Penelope, 15, River, 14, Viggo, 11, Wilhelmina, seven, and Claude, 21 months.