Brit Hits No. 1 One More Time

New single hits No. 1 on Billboard chart in record time
By Rebecca Smith Hurd,  Newser User
Posted Oct 16, 2008 11:08 AM CDT
Britney Spears accepts the award for best pop video at the MTV Music Awards in Paramount Pictures Studios in Los Angeles on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008.   (AP Photo/Kevork Djansezian)
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(Newser) – The princess of pop is back at the top for the first time in a decade, Billboard reports. Britney Spears’ new song, “Womanizer,” shot from 96 to 1 in one week, a record-breaking climb up the Hot 100 chart—and a place the singer hasn’t been since her debut single, “...Baby One More Time,” ranked No. 1 in 1999. Spears’ sixth album, "Circus," drops Dec. 2.