Taylor Alison Swift is an American singer and songwriter. She is one of the most popular country singers, known far beyond the United States.
Taylor Swift was born December 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania to a family of Scott Kingsley Swift and Andrea Gardner Swift. She was named after the singer-songwriter James Taylor by her parents and has a bother Austin.
Taylor Swift started her career at the age of 14 when she moved to Nashville, Tennessee. Her debut self-title album was the longest-charting album of the 2000s in the US and made her one of the youngest musicians to write a top-chart country song.