London, Dec 30: X-factor winner, Leona Lewis has broken her third world record to become the fastest selling female performer of all time.
Her single ‘A moment like this’ reached the number one position and sold 571,253 copies in the first week itself.
“It’s great news for Leona, and the song looks solid at number one for a second week,” The Mirror quoted her spokesperson, as saying.
Lewis’ single smashed Britney Spears record of 464,000 copies of her single ’Hit Me Baby One More Time’.
Leona’s debut song, a cover of a Kelly Clarkson ballad, broke its first record on day one, becoming the fastest selling download with 50,000 copies in the first half hour, and created its second record by becoming the best selling download over the period of a week.