Olivia vs. Britney: Who's the Bigger Pop Star?

By the time her suggestive song "Physical" became the #1 hit of the decade, Olivia Newton-John was one of the world's hottest stars. You could even call her the Britney Spears of the '80s.

Speaking to the U.K.'s Attitude magazine, Newton-John says she feels a kinship with Spears, as both rose to big fame at a pretty young age. However, she says that she never had to deal with Spears' paparazzi problems: "We'd have occasional intrusion, you know I had a few incidents, but it was nothing like it is now."

Olivia Newton-John is now 61, and her pop-tart days are long behind her. So: was her career really comparable to Britney's? Let's decide:

Olivia has 4 Grammys and 5 Number One Singles.
Britney has 1 Grammy and 3 Number One Singles.
Winner: Olivia.

Olivia starred in Grease, the highest-grossing movie musical in history.
Britney starred in Crossroads, which opened at #2.
Winner: Olivia.

Olivia had her first hit, "If Not for You," at 23.
Britney had her first hit, "Baby One More Time," at 17.
Winner: Britney.

Olivia was married to first husband Matt Lattanzi for 11 years.
Britney was married to first husband Jason Alexander for 55 hours.
Winner: Olivia.

Olivia once saw a U.F.O.
Britney thinks time travel is real.
Winner: Everybody.

Who do you think is a bigger star -- Olivia or Britney? Chime in below!

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