Here are a ton of fascinating Taylor Swift Facts that every fan must know. This gorgeous, young singer has captured the hearts of millions. Some of these facts about Taylor Swift might amaze you and some you might already know.
Some facts listed here might alter as time goes by, for example the amount of awards that she has won. As fans of Taylor Swift, we want her to win as many of awards as possible, right?! Anyways, sit down, have a coffee, and here are some Taylor Swift Facts, hope you enjoy!
75She is extremely successful
The amount of awards she has accumulated is unbelievable at her age! Up until now, she has won:
- 19 American Music Association Awards
- 11 Country Music Association Awards.
- 8 American Country Music Awards
- 4 American Country Awards
- 7 Grammy Awards
- 1 Emmy
- 6 CMT awards
Source: Taylor Swift awards
74She has broken 5 Guinness World Records
- Fastest Selling Digital Album by a Female Artist
- Most Simultaneous U.S. Hot 100 Hits by a Female Artist
- First Solo Female with Two Million-Selling Weeks on the U.S. Albums Chart
- Fastest Selling Single in Digital History
- Most Million-Selling Weeks on the U.S. Albums Chart with Three Consecutive Albums
Source: Guinness World Records
73Taylor is Clumsy
Because she spills everything, Taylor confesses that she is a very awkward individual and jokes that her moms and dads constantly make fun of her.
72Taylor likes to watch:
- Brain Games aired on National Geographic
- Pretty Little Liars
71She is proud to be an introvert
- She openly admits this, HOWEVER, she is NOT shy. She believes that one can be a shy extrovert or an “unshy” introvert.
- Because she’s an introvert, she needs to be alone sometimes because she considers this like recharging her batteries.
- As an introvert, Taylor Swift states that she always observes individuals in a conversation before she tries to add anything to it.
This is one of my favorite Taylor Swift Facts because it shows that celebrities are a little bit normal too 😛
70Taylor Swift Fans are called “Swifties”
Are you part of the swifties? Meet and engage with more swifties at Taylorswift.com.
69First Country Singer to Win an MTV Video Award
Taylor is the first country singer to win an MTV Video Music Award. Her video “You Belong with Me” won the Best Female Video award in 2009.
68She was born upon December 13 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania.
The specific time she was born is 5.17 a.m.
67Taylor Swift’s Favorite number is 13
Why is her favorite number 13? Well, by adding the figures on the time of her birth, 5 + 1 + 7 = 13. So Taylor’s favorite number is 13..
66Taylor Swift’s full name is “Taylor Alison Swift”
65Taylor Swift was named after the popular musician, James Taylor.
Since music was very popular in their family, they named their daughter after James Taylor, the singer songwriter from the 70’s
64Her parents are Scott Swift and Andrea Swift.
63Youngest songwriter to be employed by SONY
Taylor is the youngest songwriter to be employed by Sony/ATV Music publishing home.
62She spent most of her time during childhood on an 11 acre Christmas tree farm.
61She has dated a lot of people
60Taylor Swift’s height is currently 5′ 10″ or 1.77 m.
59Taylor Swift’s weight is currently 54 kg or 119 lbs.
58Her natural hair color is strawberry blonde
57Taylor Swift Eye Color is blue
56Taylor Swift’s measurements are 34-25-35 inches or 75-62-77 cm.
55Taylor Swift bra size is 34 B.
54Taylor’s shoe size is 8.5 (United States).
53She went to school at West Reading Elementary Center and Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School.
52Her Favorite dessert is cheesecake.
51The 6 things that are constantly in her refridgerator are:
- thinly sliced ham and chicken
- orange juice
- diet coke
- Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese
- binge food like cookie dough or a tube of cinnamon rolls.
Throughout show days she begins with a breakfast of eggs, sausage, biscuits and “anything else I can get my hands on”.
50Won Talent Show at Age 11
At the age of 11, she won a local skill competition by singing a rendition of LeAnn Rimes’s “Big Deal”.
49She won a Nationwide Poetry Contest
She won a nationwide poetry contest with her poem titled “Monster in My Closet”.
48Taylor Swift’s first song she ever wrote was “Lucky You”.
47She is terrified of spiders, snakes, and beetles, oh my.
46Her favorite Holiday is Christmas.
45“Back to December” is about Taylor Laughtner
44Her favorite seasons are summer time and the cold winter.
43Her favorite books are:
- The Hunger Games
- To Kill a Mockingbird
- The Divergent Trilogy by Veronica Roth.
42Tiffany Blue is her favorite color.
41Taylor is obsessed with Disney films and everything about Disney.
40Played Audrey in the Movie “The Lorax”
She provide her voice in the animated film The Lorax a 2012 film playing the role of Audrey.
39She’s shy if she likes a guy
If she likes a guy, she won’t confront him face to face.. Instead she’ll compose a song about him.
38Taylor is scared of Dying.
She is freaked out by not having happy endings.
37Appeared in the movie, Valentine’s Day
She has appeared in the film Valentine’s Day (2010) as well as in one episode of CSI in 2000.
36She had a cameo in Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009).
35She loves mystery book
Here’s another one out of many Taylor Swift Facts… Her favorites mystery books are:
- “Murder on the Orient Express”
- “And Then There Were None” by Agatha Christie.
34Taylor loves quotes
At the moment, her favorite quote is from the Great Gatsby which reads – “just as things grow in fast movies, I had the familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”
She enjoys the subject of history and knows American history like the back of her hand.
32Taylor can be extremely moody at times.
Maybe it’s a girl thing?
31Youngest Artist to win a Grammy
Taylor is the youngest artist in history to win a Grammy Award for Album of the year in 2010. She was only 20 years old at that time.
30Created Songs for the Hunger Games
She contributed two songs to the motion picture The Hunger Games (2012).
These songs are:
- “Safe & Sound”
- “Eyes Open”
29Her brother Austin photographs her tours
Her brother Austin Swift is a freelance photographer. He helped photograph her Fearless Tour.
28Her Fearless album is the most awarded in Country Music history.
The album is certified six times platinum.
27Taylor is the top selling digital artist in history.
Here are some Taylor Swift Facts about the success of her songs:
- Taylor ended up being the youngest sole writer and vocalist of a no. 1 country song through her single “Our Song“.
- Her lead single “Love Story” launched in 2008 became the 2nd best selling nation single of all time.
- In her 3rd studio album “Speak Now’, she composed all the songs
She composed 9 of the 16 songs in her fourth studio album “Red”. The other 7 tunes in the album she co-wrote it with Max Martin, Ed Sheeran, Gary Lightbody, Dan Wilson and Liz Rose.
- Her single “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” launched in August 2012 became Swift’s very first no. 1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
26She dated Joe Jonas from June 2008 to October 2008.
25Some of Taylor’s famous friends are:
- Selena Gomez
- Emma Stone
- Kellie Pickler (american Idol)
- Hayley Williams
- Emma Watson
24Taylor loves the Great Gatsby
Taylor loves “The Great Gatsby” because it captivates her, with all the secret symbolism behind the story.
23Her song “Never Too Far Away” is about her cousin Kristen.
Nearly every night when she was young, Taylor and her friend who lives down the street go biking around the block.
21Her song “This is Us” is about her Best Friend.
Taylor connects fragrances, films, and songs to certain times and locations.
20She loves YouTube videos
Her favorite YouTubers are:
- Jack and Finn
19She loves to watch movies
While watching motion pictures, she likes to observe everything in the movie from the acting to the soundtrack.
18She Doesn’t have a favorite movie
Taylor does not have a favorite movie because she LOVES each and every single Disney movie.
17She Loves to compose her own songs
Taylor is among those vocalists who love to compose her own songs. To date she has actually composed more than 40 tunes and the number is growing every year. The songs that she composes are a reflection of her life, her daydreams and nothing else.
Her songs are extremely catchy and really identifies with the heart of teens and young grownups. Having said that, she has a very unique ability to link to the lows and highs of this generation. (no surprise she’s so popular).
16She is infatuated with how the brain works
She is constantly captivated with Psychology and character types and how her brain works.
15She’s an Optimist
She considers herself an optimist. Her optimism also depends on the circumstance though.
14She is not a realist
She pretty much prefers to be a dreamer.
13She is obsessed with iPhone cases
She is obsessed with iPhone cases specifically the vintage looking ones that are handmade usually found on Etsy.
12She Loves the Ocean
She loves Long Beach Island and prepares to buy a house there when she’s old.
11Taylor admits that she has trouble accepting change.
Taylor likes to stick with routine. She rarely branches out of what she chooses to be in.
10She Reflects a lot
She invests a lot of time reflecting on herself and her life trying to think of ways to express them in metaphors
9She likes DYI projects
She rather complete something herself, she’s a very project oriented person, which explains her ability to create songs so well.
8Her ultimate dream is to be a singer and songwriter.
Well, our Taylor is certainly living her dream right now.
7If she was not an Artist, she would most likely be:
- Interior Designer
6She loves long road trips
Longer the better, 4 hours or more!
She has an attachment to locations that have a profound effect in her life. School would be among them.
5She is more like her Father
Both of them prefer to make decisions rationally and logically based on the mind and not the heart. Taylor and her father love English and they read the exact same books. They are both very close.
4She likes to put on sunscreen.
It must have to do something with the consistency of how it feels.
3Kayne Stole her mic
During the VMA awards, Kanye West stole Taylor Swift’s Mic.
2Taylor Swift Threatens Apple
In June 2015, Taylor Swift single handedly lowered the $750 billion dollar business, Apple, by making it alter its choice with concerns to royalty payments to artist during the 3 month trial period of Apple Music. No other singer in history had such an instant result on the tech giant, Apple. I find this to be one out of the best Taylor Swift Facts out there because it shows that she really does care about people and wants to do good for others. Thanks Taylor for melting our hearts yet again!!
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