Ten fun facts about Taylor Swift
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Raised in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, she moved to Nashville, Tennessee at the age of fourteen to pursue a career in country music.
She became the youngest songwriter ever hired by the Sony/ATV Music publishing house.
The release of Swift's eponymous 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 country chart.Fact 5
Buoyed by the pop crossover success of the singles "Love Story" and "You Belong with Me", Fearless became the best-selling album of 2009.Fact 6
The record won four Grammy Awards, with Swift becoming the youngest ever Album of the Year winner.Fact 7
Swift's third album, 2010's Speak Now, sold over a million copies in its first week of US release.Fact 8
The album's third single, "Mean", won two Grammy Awards.Fact 9
The opening sales of Swift's fourth album, Red, were 1.2 million, the highest recorded in a decade, with Swift becoming the only female artist to have two million-plus opening weeks.Fact 10
Swift is known for her narrative songs about her experiences as a teenager and young adult. Go to more people facts ❯
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