Ryan Adams' latest release is a song-for-song cover of Taylor Swift's 1989 album. Left: Julia Brokaw /Courtesy of the artist. Right: Jason Merritt/Getty Images hide caption

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No Blank Space, Baby: Taylor Swift Is The Soul Of Ryan Adams

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Ryan Adams Locates The Dark Underbelly Of Taylor Swift's '1989'

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Clockwise from upper left: Spoon, Sharon Van Etten, St. Vincent, Future Islands, Flying Lotus. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Poll Results: Listeners Pick Their Favorite Albums Of 2014

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Ken Tucker's Top 9 Albums Of 2014, Plus A Book

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Top row: Weezer; Middle row: Run The Jewels, Beyonce; Bottom row: St. Vincent, FKA Twigs, Beck Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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All Songs Considered: The Year In Music 2014

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Some things actually are surprising: Taylor Swift, performing on ABC's Good Morning America in New York City on Oct. 30, sold over a million copies of her new album, 1989, in its first week. Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images hide caption

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Taylor Swift, Platinum Party Of One

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'Anything That Connects': A Conversation With Taylor Swift

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Taylor Swift Aims For Pop's Throne

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Taylor Swift's Red challenges her diehard fans while inviting naysayers to give her music another try. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Taylor Swift Leaps Into Pop With 'Red'

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Taylor Swift's fourth studio album, Red, sold 1.2 million copies in its first week — the highest first-week sales total in a decade. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Taylor Swift: 'My Confidence Is Easy To Shake'

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Taylor Swift, Princess Of Punk?

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