'Taylor Swift Earns 11th No. 1 Album, Achieves Biggest

11th No. 1 Album, Achieves Biggest

On the

eve of the 11th month of the year, Taylor Swift has achieved her 11th No

— the

largest week for any album in nearly seven years, as noted by Billboard

Swift is

now tied with Barbra Streisand as the female artist with the most No

1 albums

on the chart, joining the Beatles (19), Jay-Z (14), and Drake, Bruce Springsteen, and Streisand (all with 11)

 She also becomes

the only artist to have five albums debut with over 1 million units sold in

21, is

already the year’s top-selling album by overall sales; she beats her own record for the

Three hours

after its release, “Midnights” was followed up with a deluxe version, aka the “3am Edition,”

The CD

edition, which was also available with four different covers and interior artwork, logged 395,000 in sales —

record for

single-week vinyl sales, selling 575,000 vinyl LPs of “Midnights

” (By comparison,

Harry Styles’ “Harry’s House” achieved top vinyl-seller status in its first week with 182,000 copies

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