In 2009, she released her second album Fearless. The release of the album took Taylor’s career to a new level. She earned four Grammy Awards, which included being named Album of the year. In 2009, Billboard Magazine named her “Artist of the Year.” Also, Forbes Magazine ranked Taylor the 69th most powerful celebrity with her earning over $18 million. Fearless made her the biggest star of any genre, and ultimately the highest grossing artist of the year.
Taylor became the youngest artist to win the highest honor of the Country Music Association Award for Entertainer of the Year in November 2009.
In 2010, she released her third album, Speak Now and within the first week over one million albums were sold. It took Taylor two years to write the music for the album. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard Top 200 chart.
In 2011, Taylor was ranked the 7th most powerful celebrity with earnings of over $45 million. Billboard also ranked her as the 38th Best Artist of the decade. At this point, she has sold over 20 million albums worldwide. Rolling Stone’s ranked her as only one of two female country artists who made it on the Queens of Pop list.
The end of 2011, she announced on Twitter that “Safe & Sound” was featured on The Hunger Games official movie soundtrack. At the end of the year, Taylor sold over 41 million digital tracks.
Early 2012, she was listed in the Guinness Book Of World Records for the Fastest Selling Digital Album by a Female Artist for her album, Speak Now, and also listed for the Most Simultaneous US Hot 100 Hits by a Female Artist. Billboard name her woman of the year too.
Not only is Taylor a talented songwriter and musician, but she is also talented as an actress. She has appeared on Hannah Montana: The Movie, Valentine’s Day, Taylor Swift: Journey to Fearless, Dancing with the Stars, Jonas Brothers: The 3D Concert Experience, America’s Got Talent, voice only for The Lorax, voice only for Bruno the Robot Various, and much more!
Next time, Taylor Swift is performing in your area; get tickets as soon as you can so you don’t miss out on her outstanding performance. She has captured the hearts of millions! Every one of any age will love her performance.