Taylor Swift Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Jul, 2018
Facts of Taylor Swift
Date of Birth: 1989 , December-13
Age: 28 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
Name Taylor Swift
Birth Name Taylor Alison Swift
Nick Name Swifty
Father Scott Kingsley Swift
Mother Andrea
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Religion Christian
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Singing
Working For singer
Net Worth $280 million
Salary $40 million plus
Body Measurements 34-25-35 inches
Breast Size 34 in
Waist size 25 in
Hip Size 35 in
Neck Size 9
Shoe Size 10
Weight in KG 57.4 kg
Affair with Joe Alwyn
Boyfriend Joe Alwyn
Movies The Giver
TV Show New Girl
Siblings Austin Swift
Albums Reputation, Fearless, Red, 1989, Speaking Now, Taylor Swift
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Taylor Swift is the big name in the world music. She is famous for her several hits songs and several high profile relationships. She is considered one of the world’s leading contemporary recording artists who is famous for narrative songs about her personal life, which have received a huge media coverage.  

She rose to fame from You Belong with Me- a single from her second studio album Fearless in 2009. 

She is a singer-songwriter from Nashville, Tennesse who has earned 10 Grammys, Six Guinness World Records, One Emmy and 23 Billboard Music Awards. In 2015, she was listed in Rolling stone’s 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time.

She started her musical journey at the young age of 16 in 2006. She released her self-titled debut album in 2006 which peaked #5 on the Billboard 200. She has released six studio albums to date and has toured in different parts of the world. As of July 2018, she is in a relationship with English actor Joe Alwyn.

Early Life, Age, And Education Of Taylor Swift

Swift was born on 13 December 1989, in Reading, Pennsylvania, U.S. She holds an American nationality and belongs to the White-American ethnicity.

Her father, Scott Kingsley Swift has worked as a financial advisor for Merrill Lynch. Her mother, Andrea has worked as a mutual fund marketing executive. She has a younger brother named Austin.

Swift attended preschool and kindergarten at Alvernia Montessori School. The school was run by Franciscan nuns. When she was 9, her family moved to a rented house in a suburban town, where she attended West Reading Elementary Center and Wyomissing Area junior/senior high school.

Taylor Swift's Career

Songs, Music videos and Achievements

Swift is an American singer and a songwriter. Afterward, she moved to Nashville Tennessee at the age of fourteen to pursue her career in country music.

Swift was young while signing with the independent label big machine records. She was the youngest songwriter ever hired by the Sony/Atv music publishing house. She has great writing experience with music row songwriters such as Troy Verges and The Warren brothers.

Swift also began to record demo’s part of her music with Nathan Chapman who was a producer. She left the company of RCA Records when she was fifteen, but the company wants to hire her for the album.

Until she was eighteen to release the album, but she wanted to do other material on her own so she left the RCA record company. When her father purchased a share of the fledgling company at $12,0000 she became one of the first label’s signings with her own father.

As for the introduction of country music, the arranging work for her music was done by Borchetta to intern as an artist escort at CMA MUSIC FESTIVAL. After signing her record deal she started working on her own eponymous debut album.

Swift wrote all three albums on her own including two singles, the remaining eight was done with writers such as Liz Rose. On 2006 October she was released and the New York Times described her as a small masterpiece of the pop-minded country with both wide-eyed and cynical and was held together by ms.swift’s firm, pleading voice.

Swift was also described as a sixteen years old Swift as a “prodigy” on the New Yorker’s Sasha frère-Jones. She was busy in spending much more time in promoting her album on a radio tour.

Swift painted and baked cookies to gift to radio station programmers who played her music in radio. She was also presented in many television appearances including on the grand ole opry and good morning America.

Swift was the first to win a music award of MTV music award for you belong with me which was her second album song and the was shoot on her brother school and she also named as a best female video in 2009.

Swift has won four Grammy award in 2010 out of eight nominations and her second album was known as the best album of the year.

Reputation

She released her sixth studio album Reputation in November 2017. She released the album through Big Machine Records. Her musician friend Ed Sheeran and rapper Future also feature on this album. The album peaked #1 at the US, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, Scotland, United Kingdom and the Netherlands.

The album sold 1.216 million copies in the United States during its first week of release. It is the Country’s best-selling album of 2017. As of July 2018, the album has sold 2 million copies worldwide.

She released the lead single Look What You Made Me Do of the Reputation in August 2017. She later released her promotional single of the album Ready for It, In September 2017. Next month, her new song Gorgeous released. She released her full album in November of the same year.

She won Billboard Music Awards for the Top Selling Album category in 2018. The album went 3 times RIAA platinum. She has also released the music video of 8 out of 15 tracks.  

Taylor Swift's Net Worth

She is a Christian as a religion. Her income was 55 million in 2013 and own a three bedroom duplex penthouse and a private jet Dassault Falcon 900. Swift has maintained an incredible net worth of $280 million as of June 2017.

Taylor Swift's Personal Life, Dating, Affair, Boyfriend

Romantical Affairs

Taylor Swift is not only popular from her songs but also of her high-profile relationships. The celebrity diva has dated many Hollywood handsome hunks from Joe Jonas to Tom Hiddleston.

She is dating English actor Joe Alwyn since May 2017. The sources claim that the duo kept their affair under the radar for several months before paparazzi caught their hangout in London in 2017.

Before dating Alwyn, she dated a number of Hollywood celebrities. Her first highly profiled relationship was with singer Joe Jonas. The duo dated for a few months before she told Ellen Show that he broke up with her over a 27-second phone call. She later wrote two breakup songs Last Kiss and Forever and Always which she dedicated him.

She then dated actor/model Lucas Till from March- April 2009. He featured on her song You Belong With Me’s music video. She later said that the duo decided to remain friends after their separation.

Her next lavish romance was with singer John Mayer in late 2009-early 2010. The duo involved in a relationship when she collaborated with him for a song Half of My Heart. She later wrote a song Dear John dedicating to him.  

From July- October (2012), she dated Conor Kennedy- the eldest son of the attorney Robert Kennedy Jr. In December 2012, she started dating former One Direction heartthrob Harry Styles. But she also did not spend a long time with him for a long time. The duo split in early 2013.

Her another high profiled affair was with a popular musician/DJ Calvin Harris. She started dating him in March 2015 and spent one year with him. The news outlets and magazines said that the duo was serious for their relationship. Unfortunately, Swift separated from him after 15 months in June 2016.

Eventually, she was seen tearing up the dance floor with MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) star Tom Hiddleston at the Met Gala 2016. But, she separated from him in September of the same year.

Taylor Swift-Kanye West Controversy

After breaking up him, she was involved in a conflict between Kanye West and his wife Kim Kardashian. The all started in February 2016 when Kanye West wrote few offensive lines about Taylor in his rape.

After some reactions from the internet, West wrote on his Twitter and clarified the audience that he wrote the lyrics in a funny away after asking her. In 2016 Grammys, she received the biggest prize of the night-album of the year- and made a powerful speech indicating Kanye West.

Later, in an interview with GQ, West’s wife Kim Kardashian also told that Swift approved the lyrics before its recording. But, in Jun 2016, Swift’s spokesperson revealed that Kardashian said that under the pressure of her husband. And the complete lyrics was never heard by her.

Then, West released his music video for the controversial song Famous. The video also snipped of her and background audio from that fateful night at the MTV Video Music Awards.

After a month, Kim took to Snaphat to release the recording of a phone call between her husband and Swift discussing lyrics as wee their history. Which, she heard complete lyrics and appreciated him.

But, Swift then said it was not true he disrespected her emotional insights. Then, people started calling her snake and started hating her. Then, she disappeared almost entirely from the spotlight. She was no longer active on social media, she did not attend any events and she kept a focus on working for a new album.

In August 2017, she released the lead single from her sixth studio album Look What You Made Me Do which she inspired by Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s controversial events. She released her full album Reputation in November 2017.

Taylor Swift is also a talented painter. She plays several instruments including piano, Banjo, Ukulele, acoustic and electric guitar. She has two cats named Meredith and Olivia Benson. She shares their pictures on her Instagram.

Body Measurement:

Height: She stands at 5'7 inches.

Weight: She weighs 60 kg (133 pounds).

Body figure: Her body measurement size is 34-25-35 inches.

Workout: Running, Body By Simone, Cardio

 Diet: Protein-packed breakfast, Healthy snacking

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