Entertainer Beyonce's surprise visual album that she released moments before midnight on Friday, December 13 is already poised to be the biggest debut by a woman in 2013. Billboard.com Editor Tye Comer reveals how the album managed to be kept a secret and details the historic nature of the album's record-setting sales. As Beyonce has been credited with changing the face of music with this move, Comer also explains how the singer could be changing the way artists sell their music in the future.

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