“Depart Britney Alone!”
These had been the well-known phrases mentioned repeatedly by Chris Crocker when he shared an emotionally charged YouTube video in 2007.
Crocker’s video message on Britney Spears’ wellbeing gained worldwide fame and made him an in a single day social media star. Watch above.
Inside 4 days, the clip was seen over 4 million occasions. However all he wished was to voice assist for the pop star who was being ripped to shreds within the tabloids.
“How f—ing dare anybody on the market make enjoyable of Britney, in any case, she has been by way of,” Crocker, who was 19 on the time, mentioned.
“Depart Britney Spears alone proper now! I imply it! Anybody that has an issue together with her, you take care of me as a result of she shouldn’t be properly proper now. Depart her alone.”
Whereas the video wasn’t taken severely on the time, Crocker’s plea appears to be like somewhat completely different in 2021.
Because the launch of The New York Times documentary Framing Britney, the world is speaking concerning the media’s poor therapy of the pop star and her conservatorship.
READ MORE: What’s going on with Britney Spears?
The place is the Depart Britney Alone man now?
In keeping with his present Instagram bio, Crocker calls himself a efficiency artist and grownup entertainer.
After the discharge of the “Depart Britney Alone” clip, Crocker went on to launch music of his personal. Crocker launched his first single, ‘Thoughts within the Gutter,’ in 2008.
The identical yr, he featured as one among Lily Allen’s web correspondents on an episode of BBC’s Lily Allen and Buddies.
Since then, he is appeared in grownup movies and has launched a critically-acclaimed HBO documentary titled Me on the Zoo.
Crocker’s work these days entails filming short-form, self-directed monologues. In 2015, he closed his YouTube account however he is nonetheless creating content material for Instagram and his OnlyFans account.
Has Chris Crocker spoken about Britney in 2021?
Crocker positive has!
In gentle of Framing Britney Spears’ launch, Crocker has had his say as soon as once more.
Crocker referred to political activist Michael Moore defending Spears within the documentary. “Nobody batted an eyelash,” Crocker mentioned of his feedback.
“Possibly individuals reaching out to inform me, ‘Chris, you had been proper’ would really feel good, if I knew that individuals might unpack that the rationale nobody took me severely was as a result of I used to be a gender-bending teenager and the response to me was transphobic,” Crocker wrote on Instagram in February this yr.
Crocker went on to element the extreme backlash he acquired for talking up.
“Once I mentioned [‘leave Britney alone’] I needed to worry for my life… Bodily assaults had been made in direction of me at homosexual bars and out within the streets,” Crocker mentioned.
“I hope not solely Britney will get the liberty she deserves, however that Femme queer individuals are not tortured within the media when displaying humanity.”
What’s Chris Crocker’s internet value?
Crocker is reportedly value US$450,000 (approx. $575,000).
How outdated is Chris Crocker?
Crocker is now 33 years outdated.
Is Chris Crocker single?
It appears to be like like Crocker is presently unattached.
Nonetheless, he was beforehand linked to YouTuber and entrepeneur Jeffree Star.
They dated between 2005 and 2009. They had been the preferred social media stars on the time.
Does Chris Crocker have social media?
He positive does!
You possibly can comply with Crocker on Instagram at @itschriscrocker. He presently has over 1 million followers.