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No, Britney Spears is not dead. Sony Music got hacked.

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Britney Spears is not dead.

The Twitter accounts for Sony Music Global and Nobel laureate Bob Dylan were hacked on Monday morning, and the hacker apparently sent a hoax tweet that the pop star was "dead by accident."

The hacker collective OurMine appeared to be behind the hacks, The Verge reports. A since-deleted tweet from @SonyMusicGlobal was hashtagged #OurMine, and a tweet from @bobdylan referred to the group.

Here's how the now-deleted tweets looked.

A representative quickly sorted things out.

But not before everyone had a moment of panic.

OurMine has a track record of high-profile hacks, including Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, Google CEO Sundar Pichai, Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, Buzzfeed -- and more recently, Netflix and Marvel

A least one person was emotionally unprepared to deal with another celebrity death.

Others, of course, suspected a broader conspiracy.

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