Britney Spears Las Vegas Residency Reportedly Halted Partly Due To Low Ticket Sales:\u00a0 According to\u00a0Page Six,\u00a0Britney Spears\u2019 decision to postpone her Las Vegas residency may have more underlying issues than previously thought.\r\n\r\nThere was genuine worry over father Jamie\u2019s illness, but sources told the media outlet that low ticket sales were also a reason the Domination show was called off.\r\n\u201cA lot of people rely on Britney, so they wanted to milk every cent from this deal. Ticket sales were very soft. The tickets were priced so high.\u201d\r\nA report from\u00a0The Blast\u00a0also alleged that Spears\u2019 claim of leaving the residency to care for her father was a distraction to divert from the singer\u2019s \u201cdownward spiral\u201d and that she \u201cjust could not do\u201d the show.\r\n\r\nA \u201csource directly connected to the situation\u201d told the website Spears\u2019 advisors renegotiated a lucrative new agreement with MGM that lasted through the end of 2018, and brought in more money than the Piece of Me residency.\r\n\r\nSpears\u2019 people closed the deal, while others in her circle said it was clear that the pop star was not mentally prepared to take on the rigors of such work schedule, and wouldn\u2019t be able to see it through.\r\n\r\nSome members of her team continued to push for the show, despite her rapidly deteriorating mental health. Her state gradually worsened until the situation was such that the Vegas show was a no-go unless things greatly improved.\r\n\r\nhttps:\/\/twitter.com\/PageSix\/status\/1120503464008794112\r\n\r\nSources revealed that Jamie was the one that \u201ctook action\u201d and made sure Spears received the help she needed. Jamie\u2019s illness and subsequent hospital treatment happened to occur around the same time, and it was decided the situation would be used as a reason to postpone the Vegas shows.\r\n\r\nA source said that Spears was in a position where she was unable to care for herself, and stayed in California while her father recovered from surgery in Louisiana.\r\n\r\nSpears is reportedly not being held against her will but was unhappy about having to go in for treatment.\r\n\r\nPage Six\u00a0spoke to \u201ca source close to the star\u201d who denied ticket sales were an issue as well as\u00a0The Blast\u2019s story.\r\n\r\nWhile carrying out her stay at the mental health facility,\u00a0Page Six\u00a0reported that Spears was spotted on what was reportedly a \u201cday trip\u201d with boyfriend Sam Asghari over the weekend. She was apparently out for less than 24 hours, for what was her first appearance in public since checking herself into treatment.