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Taylor’s 1989 Sells 1.287 Million Copies

Taylor Swift has sold more albums in one week than anyone else in the last 12 years. Billboard reports that the immensely popular artist’s new album 1989 sold 1.287 million copies in its first seven days of release, according to data from Nielsen Soundscan. To top that, you would have to go back to 2002, when rapper Eminem sold 1.322 million copies in one week of The Eminem Show. More from The Brief: #FullNewsAudioAvailable


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