At an industry showcase at Nashville's The Bluebird Café in 2005, Swift caught the attention of Scott Borchetta, a Dreamworks Records executive who was preparing to form his own independent record label, Big Machine Records. Taylor was one of the new label's first signings.
Taylor Alison Swift was born December 13, 1989, in Reading, Pennsylvania. Her grandmother, an opera singer, was an early influence but Swift soon discovered the music of Patsy Cline, Dolly Parton and LeAnn Rimes.
While some of you may know that Taylor plays guitar and piano-- but did you know she can also play a total of four instruments? ... So the four instruments that Taylor Swift happens to know how to play are the guitar, banjo, ukulele, and piano.Mar 10, 2017
Unless you've been living under a rock, you're probably aware that Taylor Swift was 22 years old last year (she turned 23 in December) and wrote an entire song on the subject.Apr 2, 2013
Last night, like a bear emerging from a long winter sleep, a piece of Taylor Swift news stumbled back into our lives. The Sun, which first reported that Swift was linked to Tom Hiddleston last summer, revealed that Taylor is now dating 26-year-old British actor Joe Alwyn, and has been for the past three months.May 17, 2017
A stellar performance at The Bluebird Café in Nashville helped Swift get a contract with Scott Borchetta's Big Machine Records. She released her first single, "Tim McGraw," in 2006, and the song became a Top 10 hit on the country charts.Jan 13, 2018
Taylor Swift's Net Worth: $280 Million In 2017. Taylor Swift's net worth again lands her a spot on our list of America's Richest Self-Made Women, which appears in the June 13th, 2017 issue of FORBES.Jun 5, 2017
Swift's main residence is a duplex penthouse in the Tribeca neighborhood of New York City. She also spends time at a three-bedroom cottage in Beverly Hills, California, and a duplex penthouse in Nashville, Tennessee. She owns an eight-bedroom summer home in coastal Watch Hill, Rhode Island.
"Should've Said No" Released: May 18, 2008. Taylor Swift is the debut studio album by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift, released on October 24, 2006, by Big Machine Records. Swift was 16 years old at the time of the album's release and wrote its songs during her freshman year of high school.