10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

 

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 10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift:

She was born December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania

10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

A computer repairman taught her how to play three chords on the guitar when she was 12, and this inspired her to writer her first song “Lucky You”.

10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

 Taylor knew she need to go to Nashville, Tennessee to pursue her musical dreams after watch a Behind the Music special on Faith Hill.

10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

She says Shania Twain is her greatest influence, but is also “devoted” to Britney Spears

10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

She played a rebellious teen in an episode of CSI in 2009. (See below)

She has 7 Grammy Awards, 11 American Music Awards, and 6 Country Music Association Awards.
10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

She has received two Golden Globe Award nominations.

10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

 In 2013, she became the second person (and first woman) to receive the Country Music Association’s Pinnacle Award.
10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

Taylor used Myspace to develop her fanbase, which was unheard of in country music at the time.
10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

She is obsessed with iPhone cases, and she loves all the vintage, handmade ones on Etsy.

10 Useless Facts about Taylor Swift

Taylor Alison Swift (born December 13, 1989) 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 with the independent label Big Machine Records and became the youngest songwriter ever hired by the Sony/ATV Music publishing house. The release of Swift’s self-titled debut album in 2006 established her as a country music star. “Our Song“, her third single, made her the youngest person to single-handedly write and perform a number one song on the Hot Country Songs chart. She received a Best New Artist nomination at the 2008 Grammy Awards.

Swift’s second album, Fearless, was released in 2008. Buoyed by the pop crossover success of the singles “Love Story” and “You Belong with Me“, Fearless became the best-selling album of 2009 in the US. The album won four Grammy Awards, with Swift becoming the youngest ever Album of the Year winner. Swift’s third album, 2010’s Speak Now, sold over one million copies in its first week of US release. The album’s third single, “Mean“, won two Grammy Awards. In 2012, Swift released her fourth album, Red. Its opening US sales of 1.2 million were the highest recorded in a decade, with Swift becoming the only female artist to have two million-plus opening weeks. The singles “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” and “I Knew You Were Trouble” were worldwide hits. Her fifth album1989, which has produced the number-one single “Shake It Off“, is set to be released on October 27, 2014.

Swift is known for narrative songs about her personal experiences. As a songwriter, she has been honored by the Nashville Songwriters Association and the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Swift’s other achievements include seven Grammy Awards, twelve Billboard Music Awards, eleven Country Music Association Awards and seven Academy of Country Music Awards. To date, she has sold over 26 million albums and 75 million digital single downloads. In addition to her music career, Swift has appeared as an actress in the ensemble comedy Valentine’s Day (2010), the animated film The Lorax (2012) and The Giver (2014). As a philanthropist, Swift supports arts education, children’s literacy, natural disaster relief, LGBT anti-discrimination efforts, and charities for sick children.