Entertainment Taylor Swift breaks chart record set by The Beatles
Taylor Swift Surprise Releases 'Mr. Perfectly Fine,' Her Second 'From the Vault' Song
The singer previously released 'You All Over Me.'"Me in 2020: life is chill, writing songs based in fiction to avoid drama, feeling pretty grown up. My 2008 music from the vault, in a goblin voice: 'REELEEEEEEASE MR PERFECTLY FIIIIIIINE,'" Swift tweeted.
Taylor Swift has broken a chart record set by The Beatles after her re-released version of 'Fearless' took the number one spot in the Official Albums Chart.
The 31-year-old singer scored her third chart-topping album in just 259 days for 'Fearless (Taylor’s Version) ', after the success of 'Folklore' (July 31) and 'Evermore' (December 18), meaning she now holds the record for the fastest accumulation of three Number 1 albums in the UK chart.
Before Taylor took the record, The Beatles - made up of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr - held it for 54 years after they secured three number one albums in 364 days between 1965-1966, with their LPs, 'Help!', 'Rubber Soul', and 'Revolver'.
Olivia Rodrigo and Conan Gray Jam Out After Taylor Swift Sends Them 'Fearless (Taylor's Version)' Sneak Peeks
'Fearless (Taylor's Version)' is due out Friday, April 9.Rodrigo and Gray kicked things off by expertly recreating Swift's iconic music video for "You Belong With Me." As the rerecorded version of the track played, Rodrigo, dressed in nerdy clothes, held up a sign that reads, "Conan, you OK?," which is a direct reference to Swift's original music video.
Gallery: Mr Perfectly Fine..? Everything you need to know about Taylor Swift's new album (BANG Showbiz)
Love Story (Taylor's Version)
You All Over Me
Mr. Perfectly Fine
Breathe (Taylor's Version)
Fearless (Taylor's Version)
Today Was A Fairytale (Taylor's Version)
Forever & Always (Taylor's Version)
You Belong With Me (Taylor's Version)
Elsewhere, Justin Bieber sat at number two with his album 'Justice', followed by Dua Lipa's LP 'Future Nostalgia', Ariana Grande's 'Positions' and Harry Styles' 'Fine Line'.
Taylor Swift's new version of Fearless reaches No. 1 on US Apple chart
The updated version to her sophomore LP had a lot to live up to considering the original would garner the singer-songwriter her very first Grammy win for Album Of The Year. Fearless is the first of six albums that she plans to re-record and release as a way to regain creative control of her music following the sale of her past catalog 'without her knowledge.' © Provided by Daily Mail Top spot: Taylor Swift's re-recorded version of her 2008 album Fearless has already hit No.
Taylor had previously revealed her plans to release new versions of her early records after Scooter Braun's Ithaca Holdings bought the rights to her back catalogue.
Speaking about her decision to re-record her tracks, she said: "It’s going to be fun, because it’ll feel like regaining a freedom and taking back what’s mine. When I created [these songs], I didn’t know what they would grow up to be. Going back in and knowing that it meant something to people is actually a really beautiful way to celebrate what the fans have done for my music."
Announcing 'Fearless (Taylor's Version)' on social media, she wrote: "I'm thrilled to tell you that my new version of 'Fearless (Taylor's Version)' is done and will be with you soon. It has 26 songs including 6 never before released songs from the vault. 'Love Story (Taylor's Version)' will be out tonight."
Arlo Parks and Headie One confirmed to perform at 2021 BRIT Awards .
Arlo Parks and Headie One are the latest stars confirmed to take to the stage at the 2021 BRIT Awards with Mastercard.The 20-year-old singer has been nominated for three awards at the upcoming ceremony – Best Solo Female Artist, Breakthrough Artist and Best Album - and has vowed to put on a performance that "feels immersive and inclusive" at the May 11th show at London's The O2 arena.