Britney Spears Debuts at #1, Makes Music History

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Britney Spears' new single, "Hold It Against Me," has just made music history. She's only the second artist ever to debut more than one song at #1.

"Hold It Against Me" took the pole position in its first week of release. The pop star previously took over the top spot out of the gate with "3" in 2009.

The only other act with multiple #1 starts is, not too surprisingly, Mariah Carey with "Fantasy" and "One Sweet Day" in 1995 and "Honey" in 1997.

"Hold It Against Me" is Brit's fourth song to hit #1 on the Hot 100 overall, after "3," her classic "Baby One More Time" (1999) and "Womanizer" (2008).

The track has already netted 411,000 downloads, according to Nielsen SoundScan, which marks the highest first-week tally for a female artist.

That mark was previously held by the 325,000 downloads piled up by Taylor Swift's "Today Was a Fairytale" in February of last year. Goooo Britney!

Aside from Kanye and the Bellamy Brothers, we're all happy to see the former teen idol turned train wreck turned superstar again back on top.

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To all the Haters! You might not like her or her music, but yet you still take the time out of your dull and obviously boring life to comment!

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I miss the good ole days when Britney was pregnant back to back, and wore flip-flops, sweats, and had a hamburger in one hand and a supersized soda in the other. Now her life seems kind of boring.

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This woman is so overrated. She can't sing, her voice is annoying, and her music is always the same. Plus she has made it easier for other less- than- talented 'singers' to become pop stars in the music industry. (Like Ke$ha). I'm not a hater, I just don't care for her music and I'm tired of seeing less talented singers be worshipped while the more talented artists are ignored. I'd rather see her on Dancing with the Stars. She should leave singing to the pros.

Joesr31

seriously haters gotta back off. the queen is back better than ever and is gonna rule the music industry again!! GO BRITNEY BITCH

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Tm8 - Agreed!

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Fuck yeah! Gooooo Britney!

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I love it! Go Britney!!

Lil icep

its something that i wouldnt picture her singing but maybe this is the new change of britney i hope.

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The song sucks. Common sense must be dying off with good taste in music.

Britney Spears Biography

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Born
Birthplace
Kentwood, Louisiana
Full Name
Britney Jean Spears

Britney Spears Quotes

I miss it here so much! I love it so much! It makes me it's kinda like bittersweet coming here because I used to live here for two years. And when I come here, it's like, man, I wish I had my apartment here still.

Britney Spears [on New York City]

MTV has long played an important role in my career. How can I not be there to kick off their 25th VMAs?

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