31 Mar '11, 10am

Taylor Swift was honoured for reaching the 20 million mark in worldwide album sales

LONDON - TAYLOR Swift ended her European tour on a celebratory note: Not only did she perform in front of thousands of fans, she got an honour for reaching the 20 million mark in worldwide album sales. A giddy Swift was given a plaque commemorating the milestone before her sold-out concert on Wednesday night at the O2 Arena. 'It's just sort of beyond my comprehension to get a plaque like that, and the fact the fans have done that much for me in such a short period of time is unreal, and I'm so excited and so thankful,' she told The Associated Press after the presentation. The 21-year-old Grammy-winner released her latest multiplatinum effort, Speak Now, last fall. It's just the third album of her young career. She launched an international tour this year that took her to Asia and Europe. It wrapped up with her London concert. She called the trek a 'life-changing experience...

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