Pop icon Britney Spears turned down what massive 2007 Billboard hit?

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    Songwriter and producer The-Dream, aka Terius Nash, originally asked Spears to record "Umbrella." The singer, after consulting with her management team, turned down the track. The-Dream then offered "Umbrella" to up-and-coming Barbadian artist Rihanna, who ultimately decided to record it. The single rose to the top spot on the Billboard chart. Source: Billboard

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