Report: Britney Spears to become the highest paid performer in Las Vegas

29th Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California.Featuring: Britney SpearsWhere: Beverly Hills, California, United StatesWhen: 12 Apr 2018Credit: Sheri Determan/

WASHINGTON (SBG) - Pop singer Britney Spears will soon become the highest paid performer in Las Vegas.

Through a new residency contract, the singer will make a staggering $507,000 per show, according to the DailyMail. Until recently, singer Celine Dion held the title of the highest paid act earning $476,000 a performance.

Spears' new residency is at the MGM owned Park MGM Hotel, formerly known as the Monte Carlo. The pop princess will be locked into a two-year agreement as a result of the new contract.

Spear's has not officially announced the new presidency show. She did tease during an appearance on "Ellen" that she had a "big announcement" to make Oct. 18, which is the 20 year anniversary of the "Hit Me Baby One More Time," release. Ellen will broadcast the announcement live Thursday on Ellen DeGeneres' YouTube Channel.

According to the DailyMail, Spears will join other acts held by the MGM Las Vegas resorts and casinos including Aerosmith, Cher and Ricky Martin.

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