It’s been a few weeks since Taylor Swift dropped her * surprise * eighth studio album, Folklore and since then, it has broken 17 major music records.



  • Biggest opening-day streams for a female album on Spotify.
  • Second biggest opening-week streams for a female album on Spotify.
  • Seventh consecutive #1 album on the Billboard 200.
  • Fourth female artist to score seven #1 albums.
  • Biggest first-week sales of 2020 in the US.
  • Biggest-selling album of the year in the US (in pure sales)
  • First artist in HISTORY to sell 500,00 copies in one week, with seven different albums.
  • Fourth biggest US streaming week of the year, biggest non-rap album.
  • Second-biggest US streaming week for a female album ever.
  • First artist in HISTORY to debut a song & album at #1 simultaneously.
  • First female artist to debut two songs in the top 5 simultaneously.
  • Fifth female to debut multiple songs at #1.
  • Sixth female artist to chart three songs in the Top 10 simultaneously.
  • Sixth-most Top 10 hits in HISTORY, third among females.
  • Extends her record as the female with the most Top 10 debuts.
  • Most Hot 100 entries among women, fourth overall.
  • Twentieth #1 son the digital song sales chart, extends record for the most chart-toppers.


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