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Start of her fame
In 1988 Spears went on tour to 26 shopping malls before her first song even released.
Her signature hit "Baby One More Time" was 1999's biggest seller by a solo artist and sold over 18 million copies worldwide.
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Peak of her career
She was also nominated for a 2000 Grammy for best new artist, but was beat by Christina Aguilera.
That same year she also topped the list of Forbe's most powerful celebrities.
Bailed on her own concert
Spear's helps charity
She made a performing arts camp to benefit sick and disadvantaged children, and the money she raised during her "Dream Within A Dream" tour was given to people affected by 9/11.
But later on in the same year, she married Kevin Fenderline.