Taylor Swift is a very famous American personality who is well-known as a singer-songwriter and country-pop star. She has won several Grammy Awards and living every teenager’s dream. Swift is the only female artist to have won two ‘Album of the Year’ awards at the Grammy’s. She was born in a very small town in the United States and was only sixteen when she released her debut album. The diva is a great vocalist and also plays instruments like guitar, piano and ukulele. Her chart-busters like ‘Love Story’ and ‘You Belong with Me’ help her to achieve a global recognition. Fans know her more as a perfectionist who breaks her own record after the release of every album.
Early Life –
Taylor Alison Swift was born on December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania, United States. She spent her early years on her family’s Christmas tree farm with her grandmother who was a professional opera singer. By the age of 10, Swift sung a variety of local events including fairs and contests. She also started writing her own songs and learning guitar at 12 years. Swift often visited Nashville, the country music capital in order to pursue her music career. When her family noticed her dedication towards music, it moved to nearby Hendersonville, Tennessee.
Music Career –
Swift got help from a stellar performance at The Bluebird Cafe in Nashville where she signed a contract with Scott Borchetta’s Big Machine Records. Her first single, “Tim McGraw” was released in 2006 and the song became a Top 10 hit on the country charts. This self-titled song went on to sell more than 5 million copies. Soon after, popular singles including “Our Song,” a No. 1 country music hit, “Teardrops on My Guitar,” “Picture to Burn” and “Should’ve Said No” were also released and became successful tracks.
Swift received critical praise for her debut efforts and won the Horizon Award from the Country Music Association (CMA) and the Academy of Country Music (ACM) Award for Top New Female Vocalist in 2007.
Personal Life –
It was rumored in 2008 that Swift was dating Joe Jonas from the popular musical group The Jonas Brothers. Swift dated actor Taylor Lautner, one of the stars of the successful Twilight saga whom she met while filming her big-screen debut Valentine’s Day. The couple broke up in late 2009. Swift was romantically linked up with Mayer for a short time, Glee star Cory Monteith and Jake Gyllenhaal in 2010 and Conor Kennedy, son of Robert F. Kennedy Jr. in 2012.
In 2015, Swift dated Calvin Harris who is a music producer, DJ and singer. The pair broke up in June 2016. After that, Swift began dating actor Tom Hiddleston but their relationship ended after three months. Since October 2016, Swift has been dating actor Joe Alwyn whom she met at Met Gala and the actor inspired songs like “Gorgeous” and “Call It What You Want” on her album.
- Real Name – Taylor Swift
- Nick Name – Swifty, T-Swizzle
- Birth Date – December 13, 1989
- Age – 31 years
- Born Country – Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
- Sun Sign – Sagittarius
- Profession – Singer, Songwriter
- Height – 5’10” (178 cm)
- Father – Scott Kingsley Swift
- Mother – Andrea Finlay
- Brother – Austin Swift
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
- Since she often chooses to run on a treadmill and perform a lot of cardio to keep in shape and be healthy, Taylor Swift does not have a personal gym trainer.
- The media and her supporters gave her the moniker “America’s Sweetheart.”
- Her YouTube channel has more than 42 million subscribers.
- Hollywood actor Austin Swift, who is most known for his role in the American crime thriller film Live By Night, is her brother (2016).
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) –
1. What is Taylor Swift age?
She is 31 years old.
2. What is Taylor Swift height?
She is 5 feet 10 inch (1.80 m).
3. What is Taylor Swift weight?
She is approx. 55 Kg (121 lbs).
4. How old is Taylor Swift?
Swift is 31 years old.
5. How tall is Taylor Swift?
She is 5 feet 10 inch tall.
Wrap Up –
Taylor Swift is an inspiration to several aspiring artists and teenagers who want to pursue their career in music. She is listed in the platinum-selling albums of all time and always ready for extended unending support to several charitable organizations.