Who is Taylor Swift?
Taylor Swift is an American singer and songwriter who became the youngest artist in history to win the Grammy Award for Album of the Year at age 20. Born on 13th December 1989, Swift was raised in her hometown in West Reading, Pennsylvania, United States.
She came to the public’s eye after she became a famous country music singer by age 16 with early hits “Love Story”, “You Belong With Me” and Grammy-winning Fearless (2008). She rocked the music industry after her singles “Shake it Off” and “Blank Space” were featured no.1 on Billboard in 2014.
She is also listed by Forbes as one of the most Powerful Women for the year 2020.
Childhood – Family
Taylor Swift was born as the daughter of Scott Swift (former Merrill Lynch stockbroker) and Andrea Swift (former mutual fund marketing executive). She is survived by a younger brother Austin Swift.
According to IMDb, Swift attended West Reading Elementary Center and Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School, based in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania. She didn’t plan to attend college after she was signed to Big Machine Records at 16 and her career immediately took off.
|Real Name/Full Name||Taylor Alison Swift|
|Age||31 years old (2021)|
|Date of Birth||13th December, 1989|
|Genre||Pop and Country Music|
|High School||Hendersonville High School|
|Hometown||West Reading, Pennsylvania, United States|
|Ethnicity||Mixed (Mainly German and English)|
|Debut Single||Tim McGraw|
|Debut Album||Taylor Swift|
|Parents | Siblings|
|Father||Scott Kingsley Swift (Former Merrill Lynch Broker)|
|Mother||Andrea Gardner Swift|
|Birthday | Zodiac Sign | More|
|Birth Place||West Reading, Pennsylvania, United States|
Career – Works
She became interested in the country music industry after her at age nine after being inspired by Shania Twain and Stevie Nicks’ songs. The Swift family moved to Nashville where Taylor attended Hendersonville High School and Aaron Academy to pursue her music career.
She released her debut album, Taylor Swift, on October 24, 2006, ranking at number five on the Billboard 200 albums chart in the United States, with millions of copies sold worldwide. Swift’s third studio album Speak Now, released in October 2010, revolutionized her music career, becoming the fastest-selling digital album by a female artist, with 278,000 downloads in a week.
She continued to top the charts with her new albums, listed among the top 100. With 200+ million albums sold worldwide, Swift is one of the best music artists of all time.
Swift has won a total of 10 Grammy Awards throughout her music career.
According to her date of birth, Taylor Swift is 31 years old in 2021. Her zodiac sign is Sagittarius.
With a body measurement of 34-24-34 inches, Taylor currently weighs 56 kilograms or 124 pounds, and she stands at the height of approximately 5 feet and 11 inches or 180 centimeters. Having blonde hair and blue eyes make her more attractive for modeling and brand endorsement.
Despite revealing her struggle with the eating disorder in 2020, Swift enjoys a healthy diet that includes meat, fish, eggs, and dairy. Overall, she is not a vegan nor a vegetarian.
|Weight | Height | Body Measurements|
|Weight||56kg in Kilograms or 124lbs in Pounds|
|Height||5'11" in feet and inches or 180 cm in centimeters|
|Bra Size||34 A|
|Dress Size||2 (US)|
|Shoe Size||8.5 (US)|
|Bust - Waist - Hips||35-24-35 inches (89-61-89 cm)
Taylor Swift is one of the world’s highest-paid celebrities, with the highest-grossing tour, Reputation Stadium Tour, in US history. She is listed at the 20th position among the richest singers in the world. She is also listed by Forbes as one of America’s Self-Made Women for the year 2020.
She has also endorsement deals and partnerships with high-profile brands, including Keds, Diet Coke, CoverGirl, Capital One, and Apple, that bring a lot of money. According to Forbes, she has an estimated net worth of $365 million and is likely to grow with her eighth album.
|Net Worth: 2015 – 2020|
|Net Worth in 2015||$200 million|
|Net Worth in 2016||$250 million|
|Net Worth in 2017||$280 million|
|Net Worth in 2018||$320 million|
|Net Worth in 2019||$360 million|
|Net Worth in 2020||$365 million|
|Net Worth in 2021||To Be Updated|
Dating Life – Boyfriend
Here is the timeline of Taylor Swift’s boyfriends by The Sun:
|Joe Jonas||July – October 2008|
|Lucas Till||March – April 2009|
|Taylor Lautner||August – December 2009|
|John Mayer||December 2009 – February 2010|
|Conor Kennedy||July – October 2012|
|Harry Styles||October 2012 – January 2013|
|Calvin Harris||February 2015 – June 2016|
|Tom Hiddleston||June – September 2016|
Who is Taylor Swift Dating in 2021?
Taylor Swift is dating American actor Joe Alwyn in 2021, for over three years. However, they have kept their relationship private. According to Insider, fans speculate that they first met at the 2016 Met Gala. In 2016, The Sun also reported Taylor and Joe were dating secretly for months.
The pair didn’t walk the 2020 NME Awards carpet together, but they did sit next to each other at the show, which took place at the O2 Academy Brixton in London. A fan recorded several videos showing the couple kissing and hugging at the show after Swift won the award for the best solo in the world.
|New Boyfriend||Joe Alwyn (May 2017 – Present)|
10 Facts Only Taylor Swift Fans Know
- Her full name is Taylor Alison Swift
- She was named after singer James Taylor
- She grew up on a Christmas tree farm in Pennsylvania and her job was to rake Praying Mantis pods off the trees
- Her album, “Fearless”, is the most awarded album in country music history
- At age 20, she became the youngest artist in music history to win the Grammy Award for Album of the Year
- She wrote her hit single “Love Story” on her bedroom floor in 20 minutes
- She is one of the most-followed people on Instagram, with 140+ million followers
- Her song “Look What You Made Me Do” had the biggest 24-hour debut in YouTube history, having 43.2 million within 24 hours
- She’s a big supporter of LGBT+ rights
- Besides singing, she can also play the guitar, piano, ukulele, electric guitar and the banjo