Taylor Alison Swift (born December 13, 1989) is an American singer-songwriter. Her discography straddles genres, and her narrative songwriting—often inspired by her personal life—has received critical praise and widespread media coverage. Born in West Reading, Pennsylvania, Swift moved to Nashville, Tennessee at the age of 14 to pursue a career in country music. She signed a songwriting contract with Sony/ATV Music Publishing in 2004 and a recording deal with Big Machine Records in 2005, and released her eponymous debut studio album in 2006.
Swift explored country pop on the albums Fearless (2008) and Speak Now (2010); the success of the singles "Love Story" and "You Belong with Me" on both country and pop radio established her as a leading crossover artist. She experimented with rock and electronic genres on her fourth studio album, Red (2012), supported by the singles "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" and...
|Also known as||Dr. Taylor Alison Swift, T-Swizzle, Taylor Alison Swift|
|Born||13 Dec. 1989 (Age: 32), in West Reading|
|Parent(s)||Scott SwiftAndrea Swift|
|Label(s)||Big Machine RecordsTaylor SwiftRepublic RecordsBig Machine RecordsUniversal Music[no label]Mercury RecordsUniversal Music TaiwanUniversal Music GroupOpen Road Recordings|
|Label management||Taylor Swift Productions, Inc. (personal label)Taylor Swift (personal label)Taylor Swift Music (personal publisher)TAS Rights Management, LLC (personal publisher)TASRM Publishing (personal publisher)|