Jive/Zomba recording artist Britney Spears
announces her sixth studio album, Circus
, set for release December 2nd. The first single from the album, "Womanizer," scored the biggest chart move
in Billboard Hot 100 history - up 95 spots to take #1 in just one week. The single was produced by the up-and-coming Atlanta production team The Outsyders. The album's release date is set to coincide with Spears' birthday.
On the heels of an MTV VMA awards sweep, where Britney walked away with three Moonmen awards for "Video of the Year," "Best Female" and "Best Pop Video" for "Piece of Me," Jive Records is preparing her latest album, Circus
, a follow-up to her critically well received album, Blackout
. For her latest effort, Britney has enlisted a stellar group of established producers/writers that include Dr. Luke (who wrote and produced the album’s title track, “Circus”), Danja, Max Martin, Bloodshy & Avant
and Guy Sigsworth (Madonna
, Alanis Morissette
Britney Spears is one of the top-selling artists of the last decade and to date; she has sold in excess of 62 million albums worldwide, that include …Baby One More Time
(1999), Oops!...I Did It Again
(2001), In The Zone
(2003), and Blackout
(2007), eight #1 worldwide singles and four consecutive #1 albums.
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