Sony Apologizes to Britney Spears Over Twitter Death Hoax
Sony Music has apologized to Britney Spears after the label’s official Twitter account was hacked Monday (December 26), in which a message was posted that alleged the pop star had died in an “accident.”
“Sony Music Entertainment’s Twitter account was compromised,” the record company announced, the BBC reports.
“This has been rectified. Sony Music apologizes to Britney Spears and her fans for any confusion,” they added.
Speaking to CNN, Spears’ manager, Adam Leber, confirmed that the Glory star is “fine and well.”
“There have been a few internet clowns over the years who have made similar claims about her death, but never from the official Sony Music Twitter account,” he added.
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