Taylor Swift Sells 1.2 Million Albums First Week / by


Hold on to your wigs because Taylor Swift is snatching them bitches like Kurruche Tran snatches rices cakes. Her new album "Red" which was released last week will debut on top of the Billboard charts. The album sold 1.2M copies making her have the highest debut of the year and within the last decade.

The singer's album is alreeady certified platinum. According to reports, iTunes is responsible for over 465K albums sold, and retail giant Target manged to sling out 396K copies. The album was also bundled freely with a $22 order from pizza giant Papa John's and they managed to push out 8,000 units. Also, Walgreens stores arcross the country were selling the album. Congratulations are due to Taylor.

She couldn't believe the news herself. She tweeted  "They just told me Red sold 1.2 million albums first week," Swift tweeted shortly after final figures were released. "How is this real life?! You are UNREAL. I love you so much. Thanks a million ;)". This marks the 18th album to ever cross ! million in sales within the first week, and she's now the 4th act to have two consecutive album cross the 1 million mark. Congratulations Taylor.