About Taylor Swift
One of the most popular people in the music and acting industry Taylor Swift net worth has been announced to have an estimate of 80 million dollars, which also makes her one of the richest people in the business. In addition to her career as a singer, Taylor Swift is also known as a very talented song writer.
Taylor Swift became known internationally relatively recently and it is surprising how much she has achieved. In 2011 alone, the star has accumulated 45 million dollars out of her album sales, touring and endorsement deals.
Taylor Swift was born in Pennsylvania, however after she decided to become a country music singer, her family moved to live to Tennessee where she had more opportunities to excel as a country musician, which today brings millions of dollars to the total amount of Taylor Swift net worth.
Taylor Swift got signed a record deal with Big Machine Records. Under this music label the singer released her 1st single called “Tim McGraw”. Soon after, her debut album was released which was entitled “Taylor Swift”. The album sales went well and it increased Taylor Swift net worth a lot. The album landed in the 5th position on the Billboard charts, however it hit the US Country Music Chart. The album included two singles which gained a lot of success, “Our Song” and “Should’ve Said No”. RIAA has certified Taylor Swift’s first album as platinum four times.
Her second album reached more success. It was entitled “Fearless” and it hit a lot of charts such as US Billboard, US Country, Canadian and New Zealand music charts. The album got a platinum certification six times in the United States and it also received platinum certification in other countries. The album also included two singles which gained success, “You Belong with Me” and “Love Story”.
In addition, Taylor Swift has collaborated with a lot of successful artists such as Justin Bieber, Faith Hill and John Mayer. Talking about her awards, Taylor Swift has received many of them such as six American Music Awards, five CMT Music Awards and four Grammy Awards.
In addition to her singing career, acting is another sphere in which Taylor Swift is very successful. She has appeared in various TV shows and movies such as “Hannah Montana: The Movie” and “Valentines Day”. Thus acting is another source which increases Taylor Swift net worth a lot.