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Long before Miley Cyrus twerked up a storm at the MTV Video Music Awards, there was another pop princess whose performances caused controversy at the annual show: Britney Spears. During a Sept. 17 Good Morning America interview, Spears—who also confirmed her Las Vegas residency at Planet Hollywood—defended the "We Can't Stop" singer's racy new image.
"I think anytime you do a performance that is that memorable, you're going to have criticism," she explained. "I think she's doing her thing. She's being herself, so I give props to her."