Jamie Lynn Spears pregnancy: Mary J Blige reacts

Britney Spears sister is congratulated by stars

Britney Spears’s sister Jamie Lynn Spears has been congratulated by Mary J. Blige on her pregnancy.

The 16 year-old Spears announced she was pregnant yesterday (December 19).

Mary J. Blige sent the US TV presenter a word of support through MTV, saying: “Stay strong, baby girl. If that’s her choice (to keep the baby) then congratulations. Hope she’s responsible and I hope she understands what that brings.

“You have to change your lifestyle so (your children) can look at you as an example. It’s all about Mommy being an example Jamie. That’s what it’s about.”

John Legend also told MTV: “My sister had a baby when she was young, so I know what it’s like, and …It’s going to be difficult, so I hope her family supports her and takes care of her. It’s hard for a young mother.”