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Taylor Swift Biography

Taylor Swift Biography
Full Name: Taylor Alison Swift
Popular Name: Taylor Swift
Date of Birth: December 13, 1989
Place of Birth: Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, United States
Occupation: Singer-songwriter, musician, actress
Instruments: Vocals, guitar, piano, ukulele
Taylor Swift was born on December 13, 1989 is a country music singer and creator. Debuting over the indie music scene in 2006, Swift started musical career with the release of single Tim McGraw and positioned directly on U.S. charts Billboard.
Swift was born in Pennsylvania and lived with his parents and his brother, Austin in Tennessee. Musical talent from her grandmother who obtained an opera singer and was influenced by singer LeAnn Rimes. At age 10, he started to perform in public and began writing song lyrics.

On October 24, 2006, Swift who had the original name Taylor Alison Swift released his album titled TAYLOR SWIFT. Almost all the songs on this album were written by him alone. And the result, an album of this talented young singer can be sold up to 61,000 copies in its first week. Not long after, the album won the Billboard Top Country.
Taylor Swift also released the album Sounds of THE SEASON was released on October 16, 2007. Unfortunately, the album was not as successful as her first album.
In 2008, song Love Story and White Horse released their second album, Fearless. In three weeks alone have sold over 330 thousand copies.
Through the album, Fearless, Swift was awarded in the event the Academy of Country Music Awards To-44 in the category of Album of the Year. He also received a crystal trophy milestone as country music artist with the best sales during 2008.
In February 2010, Taylor Swift received eight Grammy Award nominations and get 4 of them, including Album of the Year and Best Country Album for Fearless, as well as Best Female Country Vocal Performance and Best Country Song for “White Horse”. He was also nominated as Best New Artist of 2008 (passed on Amy Wine house), and was nominated for 4 categories, namely the Record of the Year, Song of the Year, and Best Female Pop Vocal Performance for “You Belong with Me” and Best Pop Collaborations with Vocals for “Breathe”, with Colbie Caillat.
Swift then appears in the film Valentine’s Day, and sang the main song in the soundtrack, entitled “Today Was a Fairytale”. Reaction of this song is very powerful, and in a week this song has sold 325,000 copies, and gets a position 2 on the Billboard Hot 100. Beat the previous record held by Britney Spears and his song “Womanizer” sold 280,000 copies in its first week.
Swift released his third album titled Speak Now on October 25, 2010. Since its release, the critics gave a very positive review even close to perfect for this album. Completing a positive response from critics, Speak Now with great success through the numbers one million copies in its first week, which only 1,047,000 in its first week. Swift was the first artist to get a million copies for the first week album sales since Lil Wayne in 2008, and also the first country artist to get a million copies first week album sales, Garth Brooks since 1994. Speak now to record a country album of the artist’s first woman to penetrate more than one million copies its first week, and second overall, after Garth Brooks. Wing other country female artist who had occupied this record is the album Shania Twain Up! In 2002 which sold 847,000 copies.

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