Taylor Swift

Singer and Songwriter
Born Dec 13, 1989

Taylor Alison Swift is an American singer, songwriter and actress. Raised in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, Swift moved to Nashville, Tennessee at the age of 14 to pursue a career in country music. She signed to independent label Big Machine Records and became the youngest songwriter ever hired by Sony/ATV Music Publishing. She released her self-titled debut album in 2006.… Read More

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With her fifth album, the pop-focused 1989 (2014), she became the first act to have three albums sell a million copies within one week in the United States. … Read More


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…  The release of her eponymous debut album in 2006 marked the start of her career as a country music singer. … Read More
2007 17 Years Old 1 More Event
Swift also released the holiday album Sounds of the Season: The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection in October 2007 and the EP Beautiful Eyes in July 2008. … Read More
She was also nominated for Best New Artist at the 2008 Grammy Awards. … Read More
In 2009, Swift appeared in the late-night show Saturday Night Live followed by her film debut the following year in Valentine's Day. … Read More


Fearless won Swift many accolades. She garnered four Grammy Awards in 2010.
Swift won various other awards for Speak Now, including Songwriter/Artist of the Year by the Nashville Songwriters Association (2010 and 2011), Woman of the Year by Billboard (2011), and Entertainer of the Year by the Academy of Country Music (2011 and 2012) and the Country Music Association in 2011.
After providing vocals for B.o.B's "Both of Us" in May 2012, Swift dated political heir Conor Kennedy from July to September 2012. … Read More
2013 23 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2013, Swift co-wrote "Sweeter Than Fiction" with Jack Antonoff for the One Chance soundtrack, and received a Best Original Song nomination at the 71st Golden Globe Awards. … Read More
In March 2014, Swift relocated to New York City. … Read More
In 2015, "Shake It Off" was nominated for three Grammy Awards, including Record of the Year and Song of the Year and Swift won the Brit Award for International Female Solo Artist. … Read More
In 2016, Swift won three Grammy Awards for 1989—Album of the Year, Best Pop Vocal Album, and Best Music Video for "Bad Blood".
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