Lady Gaga and other celebrities are celebrating the release of Britney Spears from her conservatorship after 13 years.
Lady Gaga honored Spears with a touching Instagram post, which featured a photo of them embracing at the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards.
“I have loved @britneyspears her whole career. I looked up to her, admired her strength—she empowered so many people and still does. I couldn’t be more happy for you today. You never deserved what happened, Thank God 4 today,” wrote Gaga in the post. “You’re a superstar and a super-human being. I LOVE YOU.”
“I’m so happy that this day has finally come. This moment is so long overdue,” wrote Paris Hilton on Instagram, with the hashtag #FreedBritney. “@BritneySpears is finally free!!! You’re the most resilient, kind and inspiring soul. We all love you so so much! Your best days are yet to come!”
Donatella Versace posted an old photo of herself and Spears, writing:
“Freedom is a human right. My heart is smiling for you, Britney. Congratulations on your regained and deserved emancipation. I love you, your fierce fans love you and the world NEEDS your brilliance,” wrote Versace. “Happy Britneypendence day! #FreeBritney”