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HERE are some top entertainment facts from the new 2009 edition of Guinness Book of World Records, which is on sale from Wednesday:

Britney Spears is the Most Searched Person on the internet, based on statistics from search engine Google.

Amy Winehouse has the record for the Most Grammy Awards won by a British Female Act after taking five awards in 2008.

X Factor winner Leona Lewis has the record for Best Selling Debut Album in the UK in One Week by a female and has set the record for the Fastest Selling Album to Reach One Million Copies in the UK by a Female Artist for her album Spirit.

The Sugababes' track About You Now became the First Track by a British Pop Act to Top the Singles Chart solely on the strength of download sales.

Paul McCartney is the Most Successful Songwriter of all time. Among his 188 charted records, 91 were in the Top 10 and 33 got to No.1.

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are named Most Powerful Actor and Actress in the World. Jolie grabs her previously-joint title from Jennifer Aniston, while Pitt takes the crown from Tom Cruise, who was Most Powerful Actor every year since 2005.

Actor Samuel L.

Jackson has the world record for the Highest Grossing Actor. From the 68 movies he has appeared in, he has raked in £3.94billion.

Hospital drama House, starring British actor Hugh Laurie, is the Most Popular TV Show, a record which was held by Lost.