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As predicted, Taylor Swift sold more than one million copies of her album Red in its debut week, Billboard reports .
In fact, she sold 1.21 million copies, giving Red the best one-week sales in 10 years. In 2002, Eminen sold 1.32 million copies of The Eminem Show.
Taylor also now has the second-best week of sales for all female artists, just behind Britney Spears' Oops! . . . I Did It Again, which sold 1.31 million copies in its first week back in 2000.
Well, how about this: Taylor is the first female artist to have two albums sell 1 million copies since SoundScan started tracking sales in 1991. Her first, Speak Now, sold 1.05 million copies in its debut week in 2010.