' is a live video album by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift. It wasreleased on November 21, 2011, by Big Machine Records. The album consist of songs and performances recorded from various tour dates around the world of Swift's '. It debuted at number eleven on the US Billboard 200 chart with 77,000 sold.BACKGROUNDThe album was announced on September 21, 2011 via Swift's official website, along with the album cover. The DVD and Blu-ray releases feature all seventeen performances fromthe North American leg of the 'Speak Now World Tour', as well as bonus content.
The CD has over seventy-five minutes of music as well as select live performances of songs from the ' album. The combo was released on November 21, 2011.A Target exclusive of the live album contains the bonus performances of the songs 'Ours', '(Going Back to) Nashville' and 'Sweet Escape', as well as the behind the scene making of themusic video for 'Mean'. Many of the songs and performances were captured from various legs around the world of the tour. The Brazilian release of the album contains a previously unreleasedversion of the song 'Long Live' featuring new verses in Portuguese composed and sung by singer Paula Fernandes, that peaked at #5 on the Brazilian Hot 100.CRITICAL RECEPTIONMatt Bjorke of Roughstock gave a mixed review on the album and stated that Swift 'has shown a lot of growth through the years and takes her live show seriously so it’s good to hear thislive album sound nearly as good as her records do.' Bjorke also compared the CD/DVD combo to Sugarland's Live on the Inside. James Monger of AllMusic rated the album three outof five stars and stated that the performances on the DVD were 'an elaborate affair that utilized dancers, aerialists, numerous costume changes, and a mammoth, multi-stage setup that more closelyresembled a high-profile Broadway musical than it a did country music concert.' COMMERCIAL PERFORMANCEThe album debuted at number eleven on the US Billboard 200 chart with 77,000 sold.
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It also debuted at number two in Billboard Top Country Albums on the same week. Todate the album has sold 346,000 copies in the US. In Canada, the album entered at number 25. It also debuted in Australia at number thirty and later peaked at numbersixteen. The album then fell off the chart completely the following week. It also appeared in Mexico at number sixty seven.As of November 2017, the album has sold 366'000 copies in the US.