Britney Spears named VH1`s Save the Music Ambassador

PTI| Updated: Nov 11, 2013, 16:20 PM IST

Los Angeles: Pop star Britney Spears has been named one of the VH1`s `Save the Music` ambassadors.

The 31-year-old singer joins Cher Lloyd, Diane Birch, Hunter Hayes, and Taye Diggs as part of the 2014 Save the Music Ambassador Class, reported the Rolling stone.

"I am so proud to be a VH1 Save the Music Foundation ambassador. Music has always been a big role in my life, and as a mother, I can`t imagine my children growing up without it," Spears said.

VH1`s Save the Music Foundation is a non-profit organisation that raises awareness about the importance of music as part of a child`s complete education.

Founded in 1997, the organisation has provided USD 51 million in new musical instruments in 1,900 public elementary and middle schools across the country.