"1989" was released on October 27, 2014. It was Taylor Swift's fifth album.
This album was different from her earlier country music and had a pop sound inspired by the 1980s.
It was a huge hit, reaching number one on the Billboard 200 chart and selling over 1.2 million copies in its first week.
"1989" had many hit songs like "Shake It Off," "Blank Space," "Style," "Bad Blood," and "Wildest Dreams."
It even won Album of the Year at the Grammy Awards.
With over 10 million copies sold worldwide, it's one of the best-selling albums ever.
People loved its catchy tunes, Taylor Swift's songwriting, and the way it was produced.
This album helped Taylor Swift become one of the biggest pop stars in the world.
In 2021, Taylor re-recorded the album and called it "1989 (Taylor's Version)."
It's considered one of the most important pop albums of the 21st century.