Taylor Swift Breaks Beatles Record

Taylor Swift released the re-recorded version of her Fearless album from 2008, and the re-release has become the UK’s number one album. This achievement has broken a previous record, held by the Beatles for 54 years.

The album, Fearless (Taylor’s Version), is her third album to hit number one in the UK in 259 days. The other two albums by her to hit number one were Folklore and Evermore. Folklore hit number one on the 31st of July, and Evermore reached this achievement next on December 18, 2020.

Previously, the Beatles had achieved three number one albums from 1965-66 with Help!, Rubber Soul, and Revolver. This achievement took the British band a total of 365 days.

Fearless (Taylor’s Version) sold 21,145 units this week alone. It is also Swift’s seventh album to hit number one in the UK overall.

As the singer is currently re-recording many of her old works, fans are eagerly anticipating which album will be released next. Many fans speculate that the next album to be rereleased will be 1989.

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