Taylor Swift's "1989" Edging Towards 1.2 Million

Taylor Swift might break Britney Spears’ “Oops!… I Did It Again” opening week record.

Industry insiders predict she’ll sell 1.2 million unites by Nov. 2. Sources say 1989 sold more than 600,000 albums in its first day on sale mostly from Target and iTunes. Apple says 1989 broke the pre-order record in its U.S. store, surpassing One Direction’s 195,000 pre-order figure for last year’s Midnight Memories.

From Billboard:

“If 1989 sells as forecasted, it will become the biggest-selling album released in 2014 after only one week on sale, have the largest sales week by any album since Red, and make Swift the only act to earn three million-selling weeks.”

Britney’s “Oops!” album opened up with 1.3 million units, making it the highest one-week sales by a female artist, unless…