One of the pivotal figures of pop-country music who ranked first on the Forbes Celebrity 100 for 2016 and 2019.
December 13, 1989
Taylor Swift is a remarkable pop singer who started out in the country music genre early in her teens. She became a pop culture icon and released the highly famous songs ‘You Need to Calm Down’ (2019), ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ (2017)’, ‘End Game’ (2017), and ‘Shake It Off’ (2014). Swift easily became one of the top-grossing female artists of the 2010s after selling more than 50 million albums, on top of receiving recognitions such as 10 Grammy Awards. On the side, she was also cast in several films, including ‘The Giver’ (2014), ‘Cats’ (2019), and ‘Miss Americana’ (2020). Additionally, in the film adaptation of the internationally acclaimed musical ‘Cats’, she co-wrote the original song, ‘Beautiful Ghosts’ (2019), with the famed musical theatre composer Andrew Lloyd Webber.
Her lucky number is 13, as manifested by many things around her 13-second intros in her songs, her first album that got gold status after 13 weeks, and turning 13 years old on a Friday the 13th.
In 2019, she made it as the most googled female singer with a net worth of $360 million.