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Sony “sorry” after Britney dead tweet, blames “hackers”

NEW YORK: No, Britney Spears is not dead. Yet her fans' hearts may have skipped a beat today when tweets purportedly from Sony Music Entertainment said "RIP @britneyspears #RIPBritney 1981-2016" and "Britney spears is dead by accident! We will tell you more soon #RIPBritney." The real Sony Music Entertainment quickly deleted those tweets and issued a terse clarification: "Sony Music Entertainment's Twitter account was compromised. This has been rectified," it said. "Sony Music apologises to Britney Spears and her fans…