Taylor Swift has secured her seventh number one album in the US.
The ‘cardigan’ singer’s surprise studio album, ‘folklore’, topped the charts in the United States, earning 846,000 equivalent album units in the week ending July 30, data from Nielsen Music/MRC has revealed.
And it has also been noted as the largest debut week for an album since her own release in 2019, where ‘Lover’ debuted with 867,000 units.
Her two albums are only beaten by another of her own – ‘reputation’, which was unveiled in 2017 and sold 1.24 million units.
For her album ‘folklore’, 615,000 of these units were for full album sales, whilst 289.85 million streams of the tracks on the album converted to 218,000 in…