Britney’s First Day at X-Factor Did Not Go Perfectly

Here is new 'The X Factor USA' judge Britney Spears arriving for the first round of auditions in Austin, Texas, alongside fellow panelists Simon Cowell and LA Reid. The new panel of four swept into the Erwin Center for the first of two show tapings as crowds of fans cheered in excitement.

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As in, she walked off set in the middle of auditions, reports TMZ. Britney was reportedly offended by a bad performance of "Hold It Against Me," though show sources claim she "just needed a break." Also, Paula pulled the same stunt last year — so maybe it was scripted? Or maybe we are in for a more, um, animated Britney than expected.