Britney Spears and Jason Trawick have ended their engagement after Spears revealed that she and Trawick mutually decided to part ways as a couple.
After a long egagement, Britney Spears and agent Jason Trawick released a joint statement about their mutual breakup.
“Jason and I have decided to call off our engagement,” said Spears in a statement released by her publicist. “I’ll always adore him and we will remain great friends.”
The news of the split came only hours after Britney confirmed her exit from The X Factor.
In his own statement about the break up, Jason Trawick echoed the sentiments of Britney. “I love and cherish her and her boys,” said Trawick, “and we will be close forever.”
Britney Spears and Jason Trawick began dating in 2009 when Trawick was her agent before getting engaged in 2011. As part of the break up, reports indicate that Trawick resigned his role as a co-conservator of Britney estate, which he had been since April 2012 without control over the singer’s finances.
Despite the split, Spears revealed that she’s looking forward to moving on with her music career. “I can’t wait to get back out there and do what I love most,” Spears told fans.
Upon her exit from The X Factor, Spears revealed that she left the show to focus on her music.
Britney confirmed she was back in the studio working on her eigth album with the help of producer will.i.am. The two most recently collaborated on the will.i.am single “Scream & Shout”.