Taylor Swift's Reputation is taking the world by storm. But with its catchy beats and cryptic lyrics about her ex-loves and famous feuds, how could it not? Not only is the album a huge hit with fans, but it's causing major waves in the music industry. In fact, it is already poised to become the biggest selling album of the year! The "old Taylor Swift" may be dead, but her star power is thriving. See which records it is set to break and which ones it has already broken below!
According to Billboard, Reputation was preordered over 400,000 times before its release, which is double the amount of presales Swift had for her previous album, 1989.
Not only did Swift break her own record, but Reputation was also Target's biggest music presale to date.
After Reputation's release, Billboard reported that the album sold more than 700,000 copies in its first day, making it the largest sales week of 2017, a record previously held by Kendrick Lamar's DAMN, which sold 603,000 copies in its first week.
According to Elite Daily, Reputation became the fastest album to reach No. 1 on iTunes in just six minutes.
As Billboard reports, Reputation could earn more sales in its first week than Swift's previous album, 1989. Additionally, it could become her fourth album to sell a million in its first week, following 1989 (1.29 million), Red (1.21 million), and Speak Now (1.05 million).
Forget breaking her own records - Swift's Reputation could become the biggest-selling album of 2017! Ed Sheeran's Divide is currently this year's top seller, with 909,000 copies sold.