The Official Charts Firm can verify that by scoring her third chart-topping album within the house of simply 259 days (following Folkore on July 31 and Evermore on December 18), Taylor units a brand new all-time report for the quickest accumulation of three No 1 albums ever, and the primary solo artist to take action in underneath 12 months.
The report was beforehand held by The Beatles for 54 years – the band notched up a trio of chart-toppers in 364 days between 1965-1966, with Assist!, Rubber Soul, and Revolver.
Taylor Swift together with her Official No 1 Album Award from the Official Charts Firm for Fearless (Taylor’s Model)
Fearless (Taylor’s Model) racks up simply over 21,000 chart gross sales to grow to be the star’s seventh UK No 1 album, and outperforms the Quantity 5 peak of the unique, launched in 2008. The entry now locations Taylor third amongst feminine artists with probably the most chart-topping albums, behind Madonna (12) and Kylie Minogue (8).
Taylor’s different UK No 1 albums are: Purple (2012), 1989 (2014), Repute (2017), Lover (2019), Folklore (2020), and Evermore (2020). View Taylor’s Official Chart historical past in full right here.
In the meantime, Ariana Grande’s former chart-topper Positions rebounds 45 locations to Quantity four following its launch on vinyl, topping the Official Vinyl Albums Chart, and DMX retrospective The Finest Of enters at Quantity 12 one week after the information broke of the rapper’s dying.
Additional down, there are new entries for French composer Jean-Michel Jarre’s newest album Amazonia (21), and Roadrunner – New Gentle New Machine by US hip hop boyband Brockhampton (24).