With a net worth of $280 million, Taylor Swift has already enjoyed a tremendous amount of success in her 28 years. She is considered to be one of the leading artists in contemporary music.
Taylor Swift Bio
Taylor began performing onstage at just nine years old. She appeared in local musical productions to gain experience acting and singing. Her future career aspirations took her to New York City to take acting and voice lessons. Over the years she began to develop a passion for country music. At 12 years old Taylor learned how to play the guitar. This is also when she began writing songs after a full day of school.
Taylor Swift Awards
From an early age, Taylor knew she wanted to pursue a music career. When she was only 14 years old her family moved from her home state of Pennsylvania to Nashville, where she attended home school due to her hectic schedule. At that time her goal was to become a country music star. In 2006 she released her first album, which made it to the number five spot on the Billboard 200. Two years later she released her second album, which became 2009's top-selling album and earned her four Grammy Awards.
She followed up her second album with a third one, released in 2010. When the album debuted it quickly shot to the top of the music charts and earned Taylor her a second Grammy for the album's hit single. Upon the release of her next two albums, the latter of which helped her make history for being the first female artist to gain two awards for Album of the Year. In 2015 she embarked on a tour that grossed more than most other artists concerts for the entire year. Now she is following up past tours with one that begins in 2018.
Taylor Swift Philanthropy
Aside from being a talented singer and songwriter, Taylor also works to promote various causes and charities. She has made significant cash donations to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the V Foundation for Cancer Research. Taylor is also known to donate items to be auctioned off for charity and has performed at events such as a telethon for Stand Up To Cancer. She even visits medical facilities to cheer up and support their sickest patients.
Taylor Swift Reputation Tour
Taylor's Reputation Tour is expected to surpass the $450 million in sales, being one of her biggest tours yet. The tour starts on May 2018 until November 2018. Taylor is expected to price her tickets higher in order to prevent sell out and sale at the black market. The tickets are expected to start at $500 for floor seating. The tour will start in Glendale, Arizona.
Known for her deeply personal song lyrics, Taylor Swift wears her heart on her sleeve. She pours all the passion she has into her music and into supporting causes she believes in. Taylor goes out of her way to show support to those in need and continues to speak out against injustices that resonate with her.
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