Taylor Swift Scores Global Hit
RED will have scanned more than 1.8 million albums in the U.S. since its October 22nd release.
RED, released on Big Machine Records, has topped the sales charts in 42 countries worldwide, with international sales topping 920,000 albums thus far. Taylor now has worldwide career record sales in excess of 26 million albums and 75 million song downloads.
Tickets recently went on sale for Taylor's two July RED Tour stops at Foxborough, Mass.'s Gillette Stadium, with the back to back stadium shows selling out in just 5 minutes.
Taylor also sold out three stadiums: Toronto's Rogers Centre (sold out in 5 minutes), Detroit's Ford Field (sold out in 10 minutes), and Chicago's Soldier Field (sold out in 25 minutes), as well as arenas in Los Angeles (2 shows in 1 minute), Washington DC (2 shows in 5 minutes), Atlanta (2 shows in 5 minutes), Miami, Tampa, Columbus, San Diego and Sacramento. Tickets for Taylor's two August shows in Kansas City also sold out over the weekend.
Taylor Swift's The RED Tour will now include 11 stadium stops, for a total of 62 shows in 45 cities in 29 states and 3 provinces in 2013.