Oops! It appears Britney Spears did it for real. Meaning, the pop star took a spill on stage Wednesday night during her performance and twisted her ankle. The Sometimes star took an unexpected tumble during her performance at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada, where she is currently a performer in residence, and turned her left ankle. While it is believed to be a minor injury, the singer’s doctors advised the pop star to re-schedule a few performances while she recovered.
Video from the incident is inserted at the bottom of the article. It indicates that Spears was in significant pain following the misstep she performed, but she continued on to finish her performance. On Friday, the Baby One More Time star took to social media to express gratitude for all the concern and well-wishes she has received from fans. Moreover, she also posted on Twitter and Instagram, where she included pics of herself in her ankle brace. Her catchy photo caption, “This boot was made for walkin’,” was an obvious play-on-words that paid homage to the 1966 Nancy Sinatra classic tune, These Boots Are Made for Walkin’. Here is a video clip of the February 1966 release of the iconic tune, which hit number one on the U.S. and U.K. Pop Music charts.
As fans wait for the pop singer to recuperate and her cancelled shows to be rescheduled, Spears can finally say Oops! She did it for real as she recovers from her on-stage misstep and twisted ankle. For those fans who cannot wait for more Britney, Spears and Iggy Azalea are set to release their collaborative new single, Pretty Girls, on Monday.
Spears’ Las Vegas show is part of a lucrative 113-performance deal she inked with Planet Hollywood in 2013 and is scheduled to end in September 2015. Perhaps the venue will opt to extend the deal in the wake of the singer’s recent injury and missed concerts dates.
Oops! She did it for real as Britney Spears, 33, injured her left ankle earlier this week during a performance in Las Vegas. As a result of her injury, the Crossroads star was advised by doctors to cancel performances through the weekend, so that she could properly recover from the incident. While dates for the rescheduled concerts have not yet been announced, Spears has assured her fans that new dates would be worked out.
In the wake of her fall on stage Wednesday night, it appears Britney Spears can say Oops! She did it for real after the pop star fell and twisted her ankle during her concert. The Circus star stumbled during her performance at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, NV, where she has been a performer in residence since 2013, and injured her left ankle. While it is believed to be a minor injury, the singer’s doctors advised the Crazy star to re-schedule a few performances while she recovered. A video of the incident from Spears’ Wednesday night performance is available below.
By Leigh Haugh
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