Taylor Swift Net Worth
|Net Worth||$400 Million|
|Full Name||Taylor Swift|
|Date of Birth||Dec 13, 1989|
|Birth Place||United States of America|
Singer-songwriter and actress Taylor Swift has a net worth of $80 million. In 2011 alone Taylor Swift made more than $45 million from album sales, touring, merchandise and endorsements. Born in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, Swift and her family relocated outside Nashville, Tennessee when Swift showed keen interest in pursuing a career in country-pop music. A year after signing with Big Machine Records, Swift released her first single, Tim McGraw, preceding her first self-titled studio album release. Taylor Swift reached the number five position on the US Billboard 200, but obtained the number one spot on the US Country Music chart. The album produced two number one hit singles (Our Song, Should’ve Said No) and to date Taylor Swift has been certified platinum four times by the RIAA. Swift’s second album, Fearless, peaked at number one on the US Billboard, US Country, New Zealand and Canadian music charts. It has been certified platinum in four countries, six times in the USA alone, and also produced two number one singles (Love Story, You Belong with Me). She has performed with music artists such as John Mayer, Justin Bieber and Faith Hill. Among Swift’s many accolades are six American Music Awards, four Grammy Awards, and five CMT Music Awards. Swift has made several television and film appearances, both as herself (Saturday Night Live, Dateline NBC) and in fictionalized roles (Valentines Day, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Hannah Montana: the Movie). Additionally, Swift has appeared in many popular publications including Seventeen, Teen Vogue, Rolling Stones and she is the current image of L.E.I. Jeans. In 2010 alone, Forbes estimates that Swift earned $45 million.Taylor Alison Swift (born December 13, 1989) is an American singer-songwriter and actress. Raised in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, Swift moved to Nashville, Tennessee at the age of 14 to pursue a career in country music. She signed to independent label Big Machine Records and became the youngest songwriter ever hired by Sony/ATV Music Publishing. She released her self-titled debut album in 2006. The record spawned five singles: “Tim McGraw”, “Picture to Burn”, “Teardrops on My Guitar”, “Our Song” and “Should’ve Said No”. Swift wrote three of the album’s songs alone, including two singles, and co-wrote the remaining eight. As part of the album’s promotion, Swift opened on tour for Rascal Flatts, George Strait, Brad Paisley, Tim McGraw and Faith Hill. She received a Best New Artist nomination at the 50th Grammy Awards.
In 2008, Swift released her second album, Fearless, which became a crossover commercial success. Five singles were released: “Love Story”, “White Horse”, “You Belong with Me”, “Fifteen” and “Fearless”. Swift wrote seven of the album’s songs alone, including two singles, and co-wrote the remaining six. The record won four Grammy Awards, with Swift becoming the youngest ever Album of the Year winner. Fearless also received Album of the Year plaudits at the American Music Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards and Country Music Association Awards, making it the most awarded album in country music history. Swift conducted a 105-date Fearless world tour in support of the album. Billboard named her Artist of the Year in 2009.
In 2010, Swift released her third album, Speak Now, which sold over one million copies in its first week. Written and composed entirely by Swift, the record spawned six singles-“Mine”, “Back to December”, “Mean”, “The Story of Us”, “Sparks Fly” and “Ours”. “Mean” was awarded Best Country Song and Best Country Solo Performance at the 54th Grammy Awards.