Celebrity·Posted on Aug 9, 2021Here's Why Britney Spears Won't Be Posting On Instagram As Much Anymore"Unfortunately the news has been pretty nasty."by Alex GurleyBuzzFeed ContributorLinkFacebookPinterestTwitterMail Britney Spears is taking a step back from Instagram. Steve Granitz / WireImage / Getty Images After seeing some "nasty" reports in the media, the singer has decided that it would be best for her to post less on the platform. Axelle / FilmMagic / Getty Images In a post dedicated to her new passion for cooking, Britney explained how she's been feeling about social media. View this photo on Instagram @britneyspears / Via instagram.com "In a system where I’ve felt completely hopeless for so long, at least I do have a platform to share !!!!" Britney wrote. View this photo on Instagram @britneyspears / Via instagram.com She continued, "As Selena Gomez says it best - The world can be a nasty place ... I know it ... you know it … kill them with kindness ☀️☀️☀️ !!!" Jeff Kravitz / FilmMagic / Getty Images "Unfortunately the news has been pretty nasty saying horrible and mean lies about me so I’m gonna post a little less from now on 🤷🏼♀️🤷🏼♀️🤷🏼♀️ !!!!" Britney concluded. View this photo on Instagram @britneyspears / Via instagram.com Sadly, that means less of the Britney content we've come to know and love — her dancing, inspirational quotes, and straight-up random pictures. View this photo on Instagram instagram.com But she received a lot of support from fans in the comment section, including Selena, who extended an invite for Britney to come cook with her. Instagram / Via instagram.com Meanwhile, other fans expressed concern that someone was trying to silence Britney now that she's finally expressing herself. Jamie Mccarthy / Getty Images Hopefully that's not the case, and Britney is simply doing what's best for her mental health. View this photo on Instagram @britneyspears / Via instagram.com But no matter what Britney's reasoning, fingers crossed that we get some content from Chef Britney eventually!