Radio 1 has debuted Britney's new single Piece Of Me to a ground-breaking reception. The UK's leading radio station premiered the track on Thursday evening and just 24 hours later the song, Brit's 19th UK single, had received over 2000 requests from listeners.As a result, the song has shot straight up the UK radio airplay chart, debuting at #4 with 270 spins in just 2 days; a record only beaten by Leona Lewis's "Bleeding Love" and Rihanna's "Umbrella", which both have an impressive 400 spins within 48 hours.
Meanwhile on the chart, some of Britney's other work is also climbing up due to the popularity of Piece Of Me.
Her last single, Gimme More, has climbed ten places to #16 with 110 spins and her classic 2004 track Toxic has also made an appearance, creeping onto the chart at #57 with 21 spins.#4 (debut) Britney Spears Piece Of Me Blackout Spins: 270+#16 (26) Britney Spears Gimme More Blackout Spins: 110#57 (re-entry) Britney Spears Toxic In The Zone Spins: 21The video for the track was filmed last week in Los Angeles, and will debut in the UK on Channel 4 in the next couple of weeks. The single is due for physical and digital release on January 7th.
Thats A Supprise To Me!
Soure: Radio 1