Saturday, December 5, 2009

Britney Hits Number One With "3"

In celebration of the 10th anniversary of her debut on the music scene, Jive Records is releasing Britney Spears The Singles Collection on November 23rd. To launch the special package, a brand new single entitled "3," which Britney recently recorded with hitmaker Max Martin, was released on November 9th in the UK and debuts at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US, making her the first artist to do so in over three years, Billboard magazine reports.

The critically acclaimed single will also debut at #1 on the Billboard Digital charts. The ultimate fan box set version of The Singles Collection will contain all 29 of her singles, including the new song "3." Each disc will be packaged in its own slip sleeve case with original artwork, and will include an additional b-side or a remix of the track. The collection will include a DVD featuring all of Britney's videos in chronological order. The ultimate fan box set will also include a special booklet featuring iconic images and fun facts about each track.

The standard version of The Singles Collection will contain 17 of her chart topping favorites along with the new song "3," all on one CD.