Britney Spears 'Toxic' #1 Played Song in the Country

#1 On Billboard's Airplay Monitor Top 40 Chart

#1 On Radio & Records' CHR Pop Chart


Jive Recording artist Britney Spears' "Toxic" is the #1 most played song in the US according to both Billboard Airplay Monitor and Radio & Records. The charts will be printed March 12. "Toxic" moves from *2-*1 on both charts. "Toxic" is the 2nd single off the In The Zone album which is over 2X platinum.

This is Britney Spears' first #1 song since " ... Oops I Did It Again" in 2000. The video for Toxic is one of the most played songs at MTV and VH-1.

Britney Spears also has the #1 song in the UK and her album has just gone platinum in the UK as well. "Toxic" is also the #1 most played song in Canada, Mexico and Belgium.

Britney's 2nd leg of "The Onyx Hotel" tour will kick-off in Hartford, CT and travel to more than 30 cities in the U.S.

A portion of all ticket sales will be donated to The Britney Spears Foundation. Designed to benefit deserving youth, The Britney Spears Foundation supports the annual Britney Spears Camp for the Performing Arts. The annual camp includes 130 boys and girls who participate in performing arts workshops and master classes. For more information on Britney Spears, The Britney Spears Foundation or Britney's fan club please visit

Tickets for "The Onyx Hotel Tour" are on sale in select markets. Check local listings for on sales, dates and times.

  Tour Dates for 2nd leg of the The Onyx Hotel Tour:

   June 22        Hartford, CT             Meadows Music Theater
   June 23        Boston, MA               Tweeter Center
   June 25        Scranton, PA             Montage Mountain
   June 26        Buffalo, NY              Darien Lakes
   June 27        Toronto, Canada          Moison Amphitheater
   June 29        Detroit, MI              DTE Energy Music Theater
   June 30        Indianapolis, IN         Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
   July 02        Milwaukee, WI            Marcus Amphitheater
   July 03        Columbus, OH             Germain Amphitheater
   July 04        Hershey, PA              Hershey Park Stadium
   July 08        Wantagh, NY              Jones Beach
   July 09        Wantagh, NY              Jones Beach
   July 10        Washington, DC           Nissan Pavilion
   July 12        Philadelphia, PA         Tweeter Center
   July 13        Holmdel, NJ              PNC Bank Arts Center
   July 14        Pittsburgh, PA           Post-Gazette Pavilion
   July 16        Minneapolis, MN          Target Center
   July 17        Chicago, IL              Tweeter Center
   July 19        St. Louis, MO            UMB Bank Pavilion
   July 20        Nashville, TN            Starwood Amphitheater
   July 22        Raleigh, NC              AllTel Pavilion
   July 23        Charlotte, NC            Charlotte Verizon Wireless
   July 24        Virginia Beach           Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
   July 27        Tampa, FL                Tampa Bay Amphitheater
   July 28        West Palm, FL            Sound Advice Amphitheater
   July 30        New Orleans, LA          New Orleans Arena
   July 31        Houston, TX              Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
   August 02      Dallas, TX               Smirnoff Music Center
   August 03      San Antonio, TX          Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
   August 05      Albuquerque, MN          Journal Pavilion
   August 07      Irvine, CA               Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
   August 08      Irvine, CA               Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
   August 10      Sacramento, CA           Sleep Train Amphitheater
   August 11      San Francisco, CA        Shoreline Amphitheater

For further information on Britney Spears call Sonia Muckle at 212.824.1370 or for tour press call Lori Berk at 212.824.1885.

SOURCE: Jive Records

CONTACT: For information on Britney Spears: Sonia Muckle,
+1-212-824-1370, or for tour press: Lori Berk, +1-212-824-1885, both for Jive

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