Taylor Swift’s Sales Surpass 5 Million

Taylor Swift has officially sold more than 5 million albums, combining her 2006 self-titled debut (3.7 million units) and this year’s Fearless (1.5 million units). She was also named the best-selling country artist of 2008 by Billboard magazine and ranked fourth in sales among all genres, behind Josh Groban, Alicia Keys and Miley Cyrus. Swift was also named country music’s top songwriter of 2008. She appears in the January issue of Vanity Fair, as well as the upcoming E! special, Young Hollywood From A to Zac.