Swift Defeat: Britney Spears Beats Taylor Swift's Digital Record

New single leaves country star in the dust … for now

Sorry Taylor Swift but Britney Spears is now the queen of digital singles

The singer’s new song “Hold It Against Me” has beaten Taylor Swift’s record and is the top-selling digital single debut by a female solo artist.

Spears’s single sold 411,000 downloads this week. Swift’s “Today Was a Fairytale” sold 325,000 downloads in its first week.

Spears’s last major digital release, the 2008 “Womanizer,” sold 303,000 downloads.