In the beginning (according to Wikipedia)….
Taylor Swift was born on December 13, 1989, in Reading, Pennsylvania. She was named after singer James Taylor. Her father, Scott Kingsley Swift, is a Merrill Lynch vice president; he was raised in Pennsylvania, and is the descendant of three generations of bank presidents. Her mother, Andrea Gardner (Finlay) Swift, is a homemaker who previously worked as a mutual fund marketing executive.
THE REAL DEAL (according to our sources):
Taylor was born into a wealthy family with a history of financial service success. She began writing songs at age 5.
Taylor’s mom supported her daughter’s ambition at an early age in the entertainment industry. Her family’s financial position allowed her to comfortably explore her talent.
Taylor became the youngest songwriter in the history of Sony/ATV Tree Publishing House to sign to a publishing deal. She was on her way.
After the family relocated to Nashville Tennessee, Taylor began working with Troy Verges, Brett Beavers, Brett James, Mac Mac McAnally and The Warren Brothers. She recorded song after song to master her craft.
As breakout artists like Ryan Leslie and his protege Cassie leveraged social media to create huge fanbases, Taylor turned her attention to the MySpace music community to release new songs and grow her fanbase.
After working effortlessly to perfect her songwriting and signing, Taylor releases a song called “Tim McGraw” that is a breakout hit and attracted a national fanbase. She then becomes extremely popular and famous among the country music community.
Taylor Swift has had many high profile relationships. Despite many persisting break up rumors with her boyfriend Calvin Harris, they are still going strong as a global megastar couple but are not engaged.
DOES SHE DESERVE HER FAME?
WOULD YOU DO WHAT SHE DID TO GET FAMOUS?
TAYLOR SWIFT BRAND
Her celebrity peaked in November 2014.
TAYLOR SWIFT FAME
She is currently searched by 7.5M people each month but is declining by 32.6%
FAME RANK: 90