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Taylor Swift"s Fearless (Re-recorded) Scores Biggest 1st-Week Debut

Monday, April 19th, 2021 3:34pm

By Jude Chukwuemeka

Fearless was the top-selling album of 2009

Fearless (Taylor's Version), is the first of the singer/songwriter's albums to get the re-recording treatment. 

This is a re-recorded version of her 2008 album Fearless, which was released on April 9 to became the biggest first-week debut of any country album in nearly six years.

Billboard revealed that 291,000 equivalent album units have been sold and this is the U.S top overall album release of 2021 until now.

With this album, she ties Madonna for the second-most #1 albums among women on Billboard. It marks Swift's ninth consecutive no. 1 album.

The original Fearless was the top-selling album of 2009, and it won Album of the Year at the Grammys, proving that it was also a very successful album.

Swift has responded positively to the news on social media.

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