Britney Spears through the years

Published On: Nov 29 2011 03:45:29 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 02 2016 01:00:00 AM CST

Despite some hiccups along the way, Britney Spears has been a force on the pop scene for more than two decades. With the pop star turning 35 on Friday, let's take a look at her career so far.

Britney Spears through years - One More Time cover
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Spears burst upon the pop music scene at the age of 16 in late 1998 with her first hit "... Baby One More Time." The song was the first off her debut album of the same name, which was released in January 1999.

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