Taylor Swift is an American Pop singer-songwriter. The singer is popular for writing songs about her ex-boyfriends and personal life. Some of her hit singles include ‘Red,’ ‘Blank Space,’ ‘Bad Blood,’ ‘Look What You Made Me Do,’ ‘Shake It Off’ and ‘You Belong with Me.’ Here is a quick summary of Taylor Swift’s net worth in 2018, career and earnings.
Taylor Swift Early Life
Taylor Alison Swift was born in 1989 on 13th December to Scott Kingsley Swift and Andrea Swift. Taylor Swift also has a younger brother named Austin Swift. She was born and raised in Pennsylvania. She had switched multiple schools during her childhood, but continued studying through a private school after becoming famous.
Taylor Swift is a trained musician who can play banjo, ukulele, guitar, and piano. She is friends with some of the most beautiful women on the planet which includes Victoria Secret’s supermodels, like Gigi Hadid, Cara Delevingne and fellow singers like Lorde, Selena Gomez, etc.
Taylor Swift has dated celebrities like Sam Armstrong, Jake Gyllenhaal, John Mayer, Taylor Lautner, Harry Styles, Calvin Harris and Tom Hiddleston. Currently, she is rumored to be dating Joe Alwyn, a British actor.
Taylor Swift Career
Taylor Swift released her first studio album titled ‘Taylor Swift’ in 2006. Following which she has five other studio albums ‘Speak Now,’ ‘1989’, ‘Reputation,’ ‘Fearless,’ and ‘Red.’
She started off her career as a country artist but switched to pop music as she became more popular.
She has worked with record labels like Big Machine and RCA. Most of her music is written by her, which surrounds her personal life and relationship.
Taylor Swift has also worked in movies like ‘The Lorax,’ ‘Valentine’s Day,’ and ‘The Giver.’
From early 2011 till 2015, she was amongst the top-earning female artists in the industry.
Last year, Taylor found herself caught up in Kanye West Drama when he proclaimed in his song called ‘Famous,’ that he is the reason why Taylor Swift became famous after the 2009 MTV Awards incident.
Taylor came out as a victim, telling her fans that she didn’t know about the lyrics, but Kim Kardashian released a video in which Kanye took Taylor’s permission to use the said lyrics. This was one of the most exciting events of last year which transformed Taylor’s image into a scam and an evil snake.
Taylor Swift also has her own clothing line, under which she sells her merchandise.
Awards & Achievements
Taylor Swift has won 275 awards and 590 nominations. Her awards include 8 Academy of Country Music Awards, 4 American Country Awards, 19 American Music Awards, 21 Billboard Music Awards, 3 Billboard Touring Awards, 2 Billboard Women in Music, 66 BMI Awards, 5 Canadian Country Music Association Awards, 10 Grammy Awards, and many more.
Times Magazine also made Taylor their ‘Person of the Year’ in 2014. Forbes also listed her in Celebrity 100 and top 100 powerful women list.
Net Worth of Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift has an estimated net worth of $280 million. She has made her million dollar empire through her record and tour sales. Her beautiful face also allows her to act as a model for several brands and magazine covers. She has also featured on an advertisement for brands like Apple and Beats 1 radio.
Taylor Swift is one of most powerful and influential female artist in the world. Girls relate to her heartbreak songs which is what makes her so popular. She is often criticized for the same as some people find it very humiliating that she talks about her celebrity ex-boyfriends, portraying a bad image of them. However, this doesn’t really bother her or her fan following. She has a following of over 80 million on Twitter and over 100 million on Instagram, giving her power to influence a large of a population on the planet.