Ed Sheeran Responds to Rumors That Taylor Swift Wrote 'Dress' About Him

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The songstress was spotted leaving her Reputation album release after-party in Manhattan's Tribeca neighborhood wearing a casual going-out outfit that looks more like something you'd wear to your best friend's house.

The album had tallied 1,050,000 copies by the end of business on Monday, four days after its release on November 10, according to Nielsen.

Reputation, which is the 27-year-old Swift's sixth studio album, is also her fourth to sell a million copies in a week. Plenty of fans posed amid the CD aisles of Target, and some stocked up on multiple copies of the album.

While Swift's numbers are impressive, they are dwarfed by the biggest debut in music history: Adele's "25" sold 2.3 million copies in its first three days before ending its first week with 3.3 million copies sold in 2015. Adele also initially kept "25" from streaming services.


The label did, however, have a deal with iHeartRadio to stream it for 24 hours on the broadcast conglomerate's marketing site, HitRadio.

According to midweek figures, the USA popstar's sixth studio album Reputation is the hot favourite to take out top spot, and on track to be the singer's fifth-straight #1 Aussie album.

This story was first published on CNN.com, "Taylor Swift's "Reputation" sells a million copies in four days".

Swift this week announced the first US dates of what is expected to be a world tour to promote the album.

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