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Swift-ing your World: The Facts about Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift’s Red Tour in Singapore on June 9, 2014 was a blast. The concert was attended by more than 8000 Singaporean fans. It was held at the Singapore Indoor Stadium. The 90 minute set spoke of Swift’s passion for music. Her spontaneity and raw emotion made her the world’s one of the most popular star.


If you missed the concert, you should not fret because it won’t be the last. You should expect more. If you are not a fan of Taylor, this is the time to get to know her. Here are some facts about Taylor:

  • Early life: She is named Taylor Alison Swift. She was born in Pennsylvania on December 13, 1989. Her father is Scott Kingsley Swift, an oil rig engineer and her mother Andrea, a marketing executive. Taylor has a brother named Austin. At the age of 9, Taylor became passionate about music. She drew her inspirations from Shania Twain. The family eventually moved to Tennessee so Taylor can pursue her country music career.
  • Career: Taylor’s genre include country, pop and pop rock. She is famous because most of her songs are written by her. That makes her both a recording artist and a songwriter. She can play guitar (acoustic, electric, banjo and ukulele) and piano. She is under the Big Machine Records.


  • Public Image: There is no doubt that everyone knows Taylor. In America, she has high Davie-Brown Index as well as Q Score ratings which reflect American’s high level of awareness.
  • Awards: Taylor received many awards. She was dubbed as the youngest songwriter ever employed by Sony/ATV Music publishing. To this date, Taylor gathered seven Grammys.