Washington (ANI): Britney Spears has been left “embarrassed" by her universally panned performance at this year"s MTV Music Video Awards. The singer"s act at the event was supposed to mark her comeback to the music scene. However, her performance had people commenting how uninspired it was. The New York Post commented that the act was "Totally lame, pathetically lip-synched", the New York Times said: "She didn't disappoint; she was awful", with Barbara Walters and Whoopi Goldberg adding comments like "The lip-synching didn't work" and "She looks like she doesn't care. This is like a bad stripper."
Now, a source reveals that Britney has been left “embarrassed" by the whole episode. "Britney was supposed to wear a matching corset that she opted out of wearing at the last minute. She was just plain nervous because of all the hype and she's embarrassed," People quoted the source, as saying. Another source who was also backstage as well as at rehearsal said that her performance at the rehearsal had been far different.
"She was extremely nervous. It's been awhile since she's done this, and she was performing in front of all her peers, on live TV," the source said. "She just got out there and froze. People who were at rehearsal saw something else. It was good. It really was," the insider added.