Taylor Swift turns into 1st lady with 4 albums in Billboard prime 10 concurrently

Taylor Swift’s quest to re-record her catalog continues to be a smashing success. 

Swift’s re-recorded model of her 2010 album “Converse Now” has debuted at primary on the Billboard 200 albums chart, turning into the singer’s fourth album to occupy the chart’s present prime 10. This makes her the primary lady in historical past to have 4 albums within the prime 10 on the similar time, in keeping with Billboard. Along with “Converse Now (Taylor’s Model)” Swift’s albums “Midnights,” “Lover,” and “Folklore” are all within the prime 10. 

In accordance with Billboard, Swift is now the primary dwelling artist with 4 albums within the prime 10 concurrently since Herb Alpert in 1966. Prince additionally had 5 albums within the prime 10 on the similar time after his demise in 2016. Swift has moreover surpassed Barbra Streisand for the file of most primary albums for a girl at 12. They have been beforehand tied at 11. “Converse Now (Taylor’s Model)” had the largest week for any album in 2023, an particularly spectacular feat given it consists primarily of covers of her previous music.

Swift has been re-recording her earlier albums since 2021 as a part of an effort to realize management of their grasp recordings following a dispute together with her former file label. She began with “Fearless (Taylor’s Model)” in April 2021 adopted by “Pink (Taylor’s Model)” in November 2021 after which “Converse Now (Taylor’s Model)” in July 2023. All three of the re-released albums included beforehand unheard music “from the vault,” they usually every debuted at primary on the Billboard 200 chart. In accordance with Billboard, although, “Converse Now (Taylor’s Model)” had the largest first week of the three. 

This comes as Swift is in the midst of her wildly standard Eras Tour, which has possible helped enhance curiosity in her previous music. The Eras Tour seems to be set to grow to be the highest-grossing tour of all time and probably the primary in historical past to gross over $1 billion.