Britney Forgets to Pay Bill, Makes It Up With Big Tip Spears accidentally left Cheesecake Factory without paying By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff Posted Jul 17, 2014 9:10 AM CDT Updated Jul 17, 2014 9:13 AM CDT 14 comments Comments Britney Spears accepts the award for favorite pop artist at the 40th annual People's Choice Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) (Newser) – Britney Spears got into hot water yesterday when TMZ reported that she'd left a California Cheesecake Factory on Sunday—doggie bag in hand—without paying her bill. But the singer's team quickly explained that Spears thought her security guard paid, while the guard thought Britney paid, and that Brit felt "horrible" about the mistake. So, TMZ reports today, Spears plans to return and not only pay the $30 bill, but bring her waitress a $100 tip. Click for 13 more celebrities who are big tippers.