Taylor Swift is a singer and songwriter who was born in Pennsylvania, United States, on December 13, 1989. Her father, Scott Swift, is a stockbroker and her mother Andrea, a housewife. He also has a younger brother named Austin. Taylor has certainly proved to be one of the most popular singers currently taking a net a worth of $ 360 million dollars.
From a very young age, she began to show interest not only in music but also in writing. It is known that at the age of five she was already writing songs and was also very enthusiastic when singing in karaokes and in the fairs that appeared in his city of origin. When she was in fourth grade, she was awarded a poetry contest for the poem she presented, entitled “Monster in My Closet”. During one of the summers of his childhood, he also wrote a novel of more than 300 pages, which to date has not been published.
When he was twelve years old, he took the composition of songs more seriously, collaborating with some composers close to the area where she lived. Later her family moved to the suburbs of Nashville and she scored in a contest held at and “The Bluebird Café”.
It was in that place that it caught the attention of the musical producer, Scott Borchetta, who made him the offer of a contract with the record label Big Machine Records. Taylor became the youngest songwriter ever hired by the company. At that time, hes musical career was about to take off.
Musical career and first success
After entering Big Machine Records, Taylor released their first self-titled album, which stood out for its country songs. The same ones were also focused on romantic subjects and they turned out to have great acceptance on the part of the hearing. The singles that were derived from her, ended up sticking to the most important lists of music and sales, starting with this to be very recognized in the musical scene.
In 2008, her EP “Beautiful Eyes” was a big hit in the Walmart supermarket chain, where it was sold exclusively.
That same year revealed her second album, “Fearless”, which finished consolidating her as the country star of the moment and also as a popular figure of music. Several of the singles released came with great success to the lists of the Billboard and they initiated a great tour, with which it appeared in numerous cities of the United States and Cánada.
Starting in 2010, already a pop star and country star, Taylor released her third studio album, “Speak Now”, which led her to tour internationally, visiting different countries.
In 2010 also made its first appearance in the cinema, acting in a secondary paper for the film “Valentine’s Day”. To date, it has two other albums, “RED”, put on sale in 2012 and “1989”, which was unveiled in 2014. He has made appearances on television through programs and documentaries and posed for the covers Of several famous magazines.