Taylor Swift was born on December 13, 1989 in the United States, in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania.
As a child, Taylor was already a local celebrity in his city: she performed in children's festivals and even sang the national anthem at the opening of Philadelphia's 76 games.
In 12 years, the young singer took up the guitar and she started to write songs, which later appeared at the window of a cafe in a suburb of Nashville. That's how it saw the owner of the record label Big Machine Records Scott Borkett.
In spring 2006 debut single, Taylor, and the fourth in October of the same year saw the release of her first album Taylor Swift. The release was very successful and brought Swift widely known among students and people from the world of music.
Just a year later, in October 2007, she was recognized as "best performer and the author of the year", according to the "International Association of Songwriters" Nashville.
In the same month she was released a Christmas album called Sounds of the Season: The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection.
In 2008 he was released the mini-album Beautiful Eyes. In the same year, Taylor was nominated for "Grammy" as "Best New Artist".
The next album of the singer released November 11 this same 2008 year. He almost immediately took first place in the Billboard 200.
This successful year did not finish pleasant surprises - Taylor won "Young Hollywood" in the category of "future superstar".
In 2009 and 2010, she received two more no less worthy awards - Best Female Video at the MTV Video Music Awards, and a prize People Choice Awards 2010 in the category "Singer of the Year".
Also, in 2009, Taylor made his debut in the film - she starred in the famous series: "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" and "Hannah Montana".
In 2010, the screens out comedy "Valentine's Day", in which one of the roles went to Swift.
January 31, 2010 at the Staples Center was held the 52nd awards ceremony "Grammy", which Taylor won in several categories. As "the best country music singer", "Best country song" White Horse for single and "Album of the Year", "Best Country Album" for the album Fearless.
Taylor Swift is still young, but she already had affairs, though short - with the actors Jake Gillenholom and Taylor Lautner.