News

Taylor Swift picks up 2 new chart records with ‘Shake It Off’

Taylor Swift picks up 2 new chart records with ‘Shake It Off’

'SHAKE IT OFF:' The track is expected to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 countdown on Wednesday but it has started off high on other charts. Photo: Associated Press

Taylor Swift is breaking records again – her new single “Shake It Off” has become the highest debut on America’s Adult Pop Songs chart.

The track is expected to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 countdown on Wednesday but it has started off high on other charts.

It debuts at number nine on the Adult Pop Songs radio airplay chart, becoming the first single to bow in the top 10.

The previous record was set by Alanis Morissette, who debuted “Thank U”at 13 in 1998.

“Shake It Off” also enters America’s Pop Songs countdown at 12, tying the previous highest debut, Mariah Carey’s 1993 tune “Dreamlover.”

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Cosby said he got drugs to give women for sex

cosby

The AP reports that during a 2005 deposition "The Cosby Show" star admitted to giving sedatives to at least one woman.

in Music

Lady Gaga falls over during Monaco show

17-overlay4

The "Poker Face" hitmaker tripped over the train of her long gown but managed to keep on going.

in Entertainment

Nicolas Cage almost played ‘Superman’

17-overlay3

And there's video to prove it!

in Music

Ed Sheeran lands role in ‘gruesome’ new show

edsheeran

The "Thinking Out Loud" hitmaker has landed a role in a top-secret TV pilot.