Rumor: Britney Spears Will Lip-sync In Vegas Pieces Of Me Show

New York Daily News is reporting that someone told the magazine that the 31-year-old singer will be lip-syncing during her Britney: Pieces of Me shows. The source said, “Britney does not sing. She is being paid a lot of money to lip-sync. Her fans are none the wise, but it is disingenuous of her to take their cash and not deliver a proper performance.” “She hasn’t sung live for a couple years,” the source added. “If the crowd thinks they are being cheated then there is likely to be an uproar.” However, someone close to the singer told Gossip Cop that the allegations are completely untrue. The tipster has evidently been trying to get someone to fall for the information for weeks and finally got NY Daily News to go with the story. “Britney will be singing,” the source close to the singer said. Spears’ own rep has said that there is “zero truth” to the rumor. According to Contact Music , the rep also said, “Britney will be singing. As stated before, she is in vocal training – has been for months.” As previously reported , the “Toxic” singer will be performing 48 shows over a two year period in Las Vegas for nearly $15 million. She will be performing her Britney: Pieces of Me shows at the Planet Hollywood hotel.

Britney Spears ‘Will Be Singing Live At Her Las Vegas Shows’ Amid Lip-Syncing Speculation

The ‘Work B***h’ singer wants to wow her fans with her vocals rather than her dance moves at the Planet Hollywood shows. Fans have previously complained about Brit miming, particularly because the tickets for her shows are so expensive. A representative for Britney revealed: Britney will be singing. As stated before, she is in vocal training has been for months. Britney Spears will be performing live at her Las Vegas shows next year (Twitter) It had been reported that Britney would not be performing live with a source telling NY Daily News: Britney does not sing. She is being paid a lot of money to lip-sync. Her fans are none the wiser, but it is disingenuous of her to take their cash and not deliver a proper performance.” When Britney announced the Sin City residency she also spoke about what kind of songs her fans could expect to hear. Im going to definitely do the greatest hits, but Im going to have to put some of my new material in it to just keep it fresh, she said on GMA. So far only 16 dates have been confirmed, but Britney will be performing 50 shows in 2014 and 2015. With tickets priced between $59 and $179, it is estimated that the ‘Toxic’ singer will be earning $15 million a year. Britney is expected to release her eighth studio album on December 3 this year.

Britney Spears may lip-sync during Vegas shows — report

23, 2013 at 5:56 PM LAS VEGAS, Sept. 23 (UPI) — Britney Spears ‘ publicist Monday denied a report claiming the pop star will lip-sync performances during her upcoming two-year Las Vegas residency. “Britney will be singing. As stated before, she is in vocal training — has been for months,” her representative told the New York Daily News. But another source told the newspaper Spears won’t actually be singing during her 90-minute shows at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino, starting Dec. 27. “Britney does not sing. She is being paid a lot of money to lip-sync,” one insider said. “Her fans are none the wiser, but it is disingenuous of her to take their cash and not deliver a proper performance,” the source said. “She hasn’t sung live for a couple of years. If the crowd thinks they are being cheated then there is likely to be an uproar, but then again look at the success of Cirque du Soleil’s Michael Jackson shows. The performers in that production don’t sing live, and it has been a runaway success.”