Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift

Biography

Taylor Swift (born 13.12.1989) Taylor Swift is an American Country-turned-Pop artist, who has earned seven Grammy Awards, twelve Billboard awards, eleven Country Music Association Awards and seven Academy of Country Music Awards as of January 2015.

Net Worth: According to Celebrity Net Worth in 2015, Taylor Swift has a net worth of 280 million USD.

Childhood: Taylor Swift was born in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania to Andrea and Scott Kingsley Swift. Swift began writing her own music at around the age of ten. She went on to perform some of these songs live at local karaoke contests, festivals and fairs, before compiling her own demo tape when she was eleven. Swift travelled to Nashville and began handing out the demo tape to receptionists on Nashville's Music Row, and despite many rejections, she was later chosen to sing the national anthem at the US Open tennis tournament. With the sudden growth of her potential career, the Swift family moved to Nashville entirely. Swift gave a performance at the Bluebird Café, which was seen by Scott Borchetta of Big Machine Records. He promptly signed Swift to the label.

Career: Taylor Swift released her debut single, 'Tim McGraw', on 19th June 2006 at the age of 16. The film reached the 40th spot on Billboard's Hottest 100, and the 6th spot on Billboard's Hot Country Songs chart. Later in the same year, Taylor Swift released her self-titled debut studio album, which was released on 24th October 2006. The album received glowing reviews, and shot to the top of the Billboard Country Albums charts, as well as coming in at number five on Billboard's 200 list. The film went on to become double Platinum in the UK and 6x Platinum in the US. On 14th October 2007, Swift released 'Sounds of the Season: The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection'. The EP received moderate results and topped the US Holiday Albums Charts, as well as reaching the 20th Spot on Billboard's 200 list.

It was swiftly followed by a second EP, 'Beautiful Eyes', which was released on 15th July 2008. The EP topped the US Country Albums charts, as well as reaching the ninth spot on Billboard's 200 list. The EP was still on Billboard's 200 (admittedly at number 192) by the end of the year - almost six months later. On 11th November 2008, Taylor Swift released her second studio album, 'Fearless', which received glowing reviews and became her first chart topping album. As well as topping the Billboard 200 list in 2009, it was still in seventh position in 2010, and was still in the charts at number 88 in 2011, and was still in the charts at 126th position in 2012. This helped the album become 6x Platinum in the US and Australia, as well as being certified 9x Platinum in the Philippines. 'Fearless' was still in the Billboard charts when Taylor Swift released her third studio album, 'Speak Now'. The album was released on 25th October 2010. Again, the album received glowing reviews and topped 7 main albums charts, including Billboard's 200 and the US Country Music charts.

The following year on 21st November 2011, Taylor Swift released her first live album from her world tour. 'Speak Now World Tour - Live' received moderate reviews, yet did not see as much success as the previous album. It still, however, reached the 11th spot on Billboard's 200 List. On 22nd October 2012, Taylor Swift released 'Red', her fourth studio album. It received strong reviews, and reached the top spot of ten major world album charts. It also became Swift's third album to remain at the top spot on Billboard's 200 list for six weeks, making Swift the first artist to achieve that in 43 years since The Beatles. Swift released her fifth studio album, '1989', on 27th October 2014. The album received strong reviews again and received very similar success and became the bestselling album in the US of 2014.

Personal Life: In July 2008, Taylor Swift dated Joe Jonas until they broke up in October 2008, when Swift began dating Taylor Lautner until December of the same year. Between late 2009 and early 2010, Swift was romantically linked to John Mayer. Between October and December 2010, Swift dated Jake Gyllenhaal, although they were seen together in January and February of 2011. Between July and September 2012, Swift dated Conor Kennedy, before dating One Direction singer Harry Styles between October 2012 and January 2013. Swift's most recent relationship as of 2015 is with Scottish DJ Calvin Harris in June the couple were announced by Forbes as the highest paid celebrity couple over the past year with a combined earnings of over $146 million.



Biography by Contactmusic.com

Taylor Swift Misses Out With No Nominations At VMAs


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Taylor Swift is having a tough time of things at the moment and the release of this year’s Video Music Award (VMA) nominations has not helped improve her outlook. Unfortunately, the singer received no nominations despite releasing three videos during the last year and in comparison to a stonking 10 nominations last year for Bad Blood.

Taylor SwiftTaylor Swift has not been nominated at this year's VMAs

To make matters worse, Taylor’s current rivals - Kanye West and ex-boyfriend Calvin Harris - have found themselves with recognition, although Calvin’s song, This Is What You Came For, was co-wrote with Swifty herself.

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Calvin Harris Raps Along To Kanye West Before Partying With Kim Kardashian


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If you weren't already sure whose side Calvin Harris was on in the Taylor Swift and Kim Kardashian feud, the Scottish DJ made things pretty clear over the weekend. On Saturday Harris shared videos on his Snapchat account showing him miming along to Kanye West’s ‘The Part’, then later that night he was pictured hanging out with Kim at Jennifer Lopez’s birthday party.

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Tom Hiddleston Takes A Break From Taylor Swift To Appear At Comic-Con


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Tom Hiddleston took some time away from his new girlfriend Taylor Swift and their globetrotting on Saturday (July 23) to appear at San Diego Comic-Con on the panel for his new movie Kong: Skull Island. During the panel a new trailer for the film was revealed, featuring Hiddleston and co-stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson and John Goodman.

Tom HiddlestonTom Hiddleston appeared at San Diego Comic-Con on Saturday.

Speaking to Deadline before his panel appearance, Hiddleston said the event is full of good memories for him. “Well, Comic-Con is the location of some of my fondest memories in the last five years. It was really the first place I ever spoke about Loki,” he said.

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Taylor Swift's Wikipedia Page Vandalised By Trolls


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Taylor Swift’s Wikipedia page has been vandalised by trolls in the wake of her public feud with Kanye West and Kim Kardashian over ‘Famous’.

In the birth name section on the right hand side of the page, the 26 year old star’s name was changed to “Taylor ‘Slithering Snake Becky With the Good Lies’ Alison Swift” – a nod to Beyonce’s album Lemonade and the ‘Becky With the Good Hair’ controversy from earlier this year.

Her nicknames were changed to “Regina George” (a Mean Girls reference) and “victim”, and “liar” added a list of occupations.

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RIP Taylor Swift Graffiti Appears In Australia


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A huge mural dedicated to the ‘death’ of Taylor Swift has been painted in a laneway in Melbourne - just days after Kim Kardashian ‘shut down’ the singer with a series of revealing recorded calls. The graffiti has a picture of Swift, alongside the words "in loving memory of" and "1989 - 2016".

Taylor SwiftIt's been a bad few weeks for Taylor Swift

However, the artist got his last names muddled up and wrote "Taylor Smith" instead of Taylor Swift.

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Has Kanye West Broken The Law Over Taylor Swift Phone Call?


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In the midst of the on-going fallout between Taylor Swift and Kimye over ‘Famous’, legal experts claim that Kanye could face a civil lawsuit in California if it turns out he secretly recorded the phone call that Kim released at the weekend.

35 year old Kim triggered a social media furore after she published an audio clip of her husband’s phone call with Swift in which they discussed the rapper’s song and the lyrics therein, which included a line about her. In the controversial track, Kanye raps: “I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex / Why? I made that b**** famous.”

Kanye WestKanye West's feud with Taylor Swift has deepened ever further over the last few days

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Taylor Swift Responds To Kim Kardashian Sharing Audio Of Her Phone Call With Kanye Over 'Famous' Track


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Taylor Swift has hit back at Kim Kardashian, after she posted a video on Snapchat of the singer’s phone call with Kanye West in which he told her about the song ‘Famous’. In the video, West told Swift he would use the line: “I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex,” but he did not mention that he would also be referring to her as a “bitch”.

Taylor SwiftTaylor Swift has responded to Kim Kardashian releasing her phone call with Kanye West.

In an Instagram posted captioned, “That moment when Kanye West secretly records your phone call, then Kim posts it on the Internet,” Swift wrote: "Where in the video of Kanye telling me he was going to call me ‘that bitch' in his song? It doesn't exist because it never happened.

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Did Things Start To Go Wrong Between Calvin Harris And Taylor Swift As Far Back As February?


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Problems between Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris are now reported to have started as early as February, months before they announced their break-up in May. Swift is said to have been frustrated with Harris after he refused to accompany her to the Grammy awards where she was nominated for album of the year.

Calvin HarrisWere there problems between Taylor Swift and Calvin Harris as far back as February?

A source told The Sun: “There isn’t a better award you can get than a Grammy Album of the Year. It’s the ultimate accolade you can receive as a musician. If you’re the kind of guy who doesn’t want to stand by your woman on an important night like that then you’ll also be the kind of guy that gets a bit p***ed off when your woman’s getting toasted for the biggest track of your career for the past five years.”

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Chris Hemsworth Speaks On Taylor Swift And Tom Hiddleston's Romance


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Chris Hemsworth has given his thoughts on Tom Hiddleston’s relationship with Taylor Swift, saying his Thor: Ragnarok co-star looks “happy”. Swift is currently with Hiddleston in Australia where he's filming the comic book sequel and she even reportedly joined him for a screening of Hemsworth's Ghostbusters on Thursday night (July 14).

Chris HemsworthChris Hemsworth has spoken about Hiddleswift.

Appearing on Aussie radio show Fitzy & Wippa, Hemsworth was asked if Swift had stopped by set yet. “I haven’t actually met her. I think they only got here three or four days ago,” he said. “I’ve seen Tom around. He looks happy, mate, you know.”

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Katy Perry Returns With Olympic Anthem 'Rise'


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Katy Perry has taken fans by surprise by dropping brand new single ‘Rise’, her first new music in nearly three years. The track is the anthem for NBC's coverage of the 2016 Summer Olympics which begin in Rio de Janeiro next month.

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Taylor Swift and her latest beau Tom Hiddleston enjoy a romantic walk on the beach near Lowestoft in Suffolk, England. The couple were joined by Tom's mother and some other friends. After 2 hours spent on the beach the party returned to their cars and were escorted by Police back towards their house. United Kingdom - Sunday 26th June 2016

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Taylor Swift - 64th Annual BMI Pop Awards 2016 held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel - Arrivals at Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel - Los Angeles, California, United States - Tuesday 10th May 2016

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Taylor Swift - 64th Annual BMI Pop Awards 2016 held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel - Arrivals at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel - Beverly Hills, California, United States - Tuesday 10th May 2016

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Taylor Swift - Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala - After Party - New York, New York, United States - Tuesday 3rd May 2016

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Taylor Swift - 'Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala held at the Metropolitan Museum Of Art at Metropolitan Museum of Art - New York, New York, United States - Monday 2nd May 2016

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Taylor Swift

Date of birth

13th December, 1989

Occupation

Musician

Sex

Female

Height

1.78




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