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Britney Spears is one of the biggest pop stars in the world and that title has come with a lot of drama, controversy and public support … and all of it started because of how Britney and her image was marketed as a brand, and how focused her label and family was on protecting her brand and image when she went through some personal struggles. The #freebritney marketing movement was created by fans to break Britney free of her conservatorship and it worked. The #freebritney hashtag on Tiktok has surpassed over 1.1 BILLION views illustrating the real potential of a people-powered marketing movement.
Tune in to hear the full story, including how musicians’ record labels handle their talent’s marketing, how important fans can be to propel a star’s brand and how Britney continues to dominate in the eyes of her fans despite some of her questionable Instagram content.
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