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Lady Gaga's 'Born This Way' Fastest Selling Single Ever on the iTunes Store

posted 20 Feb 2011, 07:16 by Sam Mbale   [ updated 20 Feb 2011, 07:18 ]

Hits Number One in 23 Countries, Selling Over 1 Million Tracks in Just Five Days

SANTA MONICA, Calif.Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- "Born This Way," the first single and title track from Lady Gaga's hotly anticipated upcoming album, is the fastest selling single ever on the iTunes Store (www.itunes.com) worldwide, hitting #1 in all 23 countries and selling over one million tracks in just five days.

In addition to breaking the iTunes record this week Lady Gaga gave a spectacular performance of the song on Sunday's Grammy telecast, where she won her 3rd, 4th and 5th Grammys.

Lady Gaga's third full-length album, Born This Way (Streamline/Kon Live/Interscope), is scheduled for release on May 23rd.

SOURCE Interscope Records