The scene opens with a clock showing the remaining time until the show begins, followed by a gentle fake out and a sensation akin to a rollercoaster slowly approaching its peak. Before she is seen, Taylor Swift is heard
"It is been a while," she says with a strong voice. Then the big reveal occurs
a shortened rendition of "Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince" that leads into "
"Cruel Summer," a song that TikTok revived four years after it was first released on her 2019 album "Lover."
Now is the time for it to become apparent: the movie "Taylor Swift: The Eras Tour
" is a near-exact replica of her hugely successful live performance, which spans 17 years of recorded work and includes a recap of all 10 of her studio albums.
with 507,000 units sold in the week ending July 2023. This makes 1989 the highest sales week of 2023.
With 1.14 million sold in the week ending October 27, 2022, 1989 (Taylor's Version) had the highest sales week of any album since the first frame of Swift's Midnights.
Taylor Swift's 1989 (Taylor's Version) has crossed the million sales milestone, making it the sixth album to do so in a single week.
There have been 25 cases overall, involving 23 distinct albums, where an album sold one million copies or more in a single week.