Aug 28, 2011 at 05:17pm IST

My personal life is private: Spears

London: Singer Britney Spears says she tries to keep her private life away from the public as much as possible.

"I can be pretty guarded with my personal life and I've learned that's okay. I think your personal life is your personal life, and that should stay private," she told

Spears also revealed that she wouldn't stop her sons - Sean Preston, 5, and Jayden James, 4 - from entering the showbiz, reports

My personal life is private: Spears

The actress claims that she wouldn't keep her sons from the world of showbiz.

"I'd definitely keep an eye on them, but if that's what they wanted to do, then I'd let them go after it. I'd just be very protective," she said.