Birthday girl got birthday greetings from celebrity friends, including , , and , during her live appearance on "Good Morning America" on Tuesday, December 2. She was also presented with a six-tier cake made by Buddy Velastro of Carlo's Bakery.
Hugh, who has just been named People's 2008 Sexiest Man Alive, sang "Happy Birthday" for Britney and he also blew a kiss for her in a video aired during the TV show. As for Reese, beside wishing the pop star a happy birthday she also praised her as a "great" person. Taylor admitted in the video that she is a big fan of Britney and feels optimistic about her new album "", which hit the U.S. market that day. Britney's birthday cake, meanwhile, was also decorated with circus stuff to match up her circus-themed performance on "Good Morning America."