PHOTOS: Britney Spears' Rollercoaster Life

As the princess of pop tackles her newX Factor gig, take a look at her many travails and triumphs through the years

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Cristina M. De Oliveira on Sep 12, 2012 at 10:38AM

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PHOTOS: Britney Spears' Rollercoaster Life

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Baby Boom

"It's a boy!" Britney's website announced following the birth of son Sean Preston in September 2005. The pregnancy was not a surprise to the 23-year-old pop star, who had been very open about her desire to start a family with Federline. Shortly after their wedding, MTV quoted one of Britney's online posts: "A lot of people think you should wait till you're older to have kids. I've had a career since I was 16, have traveled around the world and back… The only thing I haven't done is experience the closest thing to God, and that's having a baby. I can't wait!"

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