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Taylor Swift

Biography Prezi grade 7
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Lyndsey De Selms

on 1 November 2012

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Taylor Swift Taylor Alison Swift was born December 13th, 1989,in Reading Pennsylvania. Taylor was named after James Taylor, her mother believed that if she had a gender name it would help because if she take's over the business career nobody will know if she was a boy or girl on her business card. Taylor was raised on a 11 acre Christmas tree farm in Wyomissing, in Berks County, Pennsyvania. And she loved riding the horses and playing with her cat. Singing in public
When Taylor was ten she started singing at a weekly karaoke contest for more than a year.
She sang the national anthem wherever she could, including at a Philadelphia 76ers game,and the U.S tennis tournament in 2000. Moved
She moved when she was 13 years old. She and her family moved to Hendersonville Tennessee, outside of Nashville in 2003. Age 11
Wrote a 250 page novel over summer break.
Said "Hi I'm Taylor. I'm Eleven. I really want a record deal". when she went to "Music Row".
wrote her first song "Lucky you". Family
Mother: Andrea Swift (stay at home mom when Taylor was 4 to be with her).
Father: Scott Kingsley Swift (stockbroker who operated on a Christmas tree farm as a hobby).
Brother: Austin Swift (younger brother by two years).
Grandmother: Marjorie Finlay (an opera singer). Height
Taylor Swift is 5'11" (1.80m) Instruments
Guitar (age 12
Vocals/singing (age 5)
Piano
Banjo
Ukulele By Lyndsey De Selms Taylor Swift's timeline. 1989 2012 2007 Taylor was born 1999 Started singing at contests. 2002 Taylor and her family moved to Hendersonville Tennessee Taylor turned 18 on December 13th 2006 Released her first album "Taylor Swift" October 24. 2011 Wonderstruck came into stores in July. Today Taylor is 22 going to turn 23 on December 13th. "Giving up doesn't make you weak sometimes your just strong enough to let go." 10 Interesting Fact 1. Was raised on a Christmas tree farm
2. learned how to play the guitar at age 12.
3. Age 11 she wrote her first novel.
4. has over 50 songs.
5. Was named after James Taylor.
6.Her grandmother was an
opera singer.
7.Her first house was a three-bedroom house in Beverly Hills just for her self.
8. She bought a million dollar home just for her parents.
9.The most cool thing about turning 18 was being able to vote.
10. Taylor turned 13 on Friday the 13th. 13 Childhood Education Taylor was a great student she had a 4.0 grade point average Schools
Alvernia Montessori
Wyomissing School Area
Hendersonville High School Can't Wait to change schools.
The kids that attended Hendersonville High School were much more welcoming than her middle school and this time made a few friends. Put words from school into a song.
When Taylor was 12 she was bullied the most so she would write into her diary and from the word in her diary she made songs. And she didn't care if she made them feel bad or used their name. No friends in school.
Taylor didn't know why the girls would always tease her. Tall and gawky with frizzy blonde hair she didn't look like the "cool" girls. And in the town that she lived in country music was definitely uncool. Being in school.
Growing up Taylor was an outsider girls she thought were her friends wouldn't hang out with her. Adulthood Still writing.
After turning 18 Taylor still wrote song nonstop. A grown up.
As her first house alone she bought a three-bedroom house in Beverly Hills California and a million dollar home in Nashville for her parents. Today.
22 years old.
Loves quilts.
Loves bright colors.
Just release her album "Red"
Is 5'11''
Recently stopped dating Conor Kennedy. Turned 18.
Taylor turned 18 on December 13th, 2007. She said "the most exciting part of turning 18 was being able to vote." Age 21
In 2010 when Taylor was 21, she posted on her website "I've apparently been the victim of growing up which apparently happens to all of us at one point or another." Achievements Her first album.
Taylor's first album, "Taylor Swift" was released on October 24, 2006. Wonderstruck.
In July 2011, Taylor announced she would be joining the ranks of celebrities with their own fragrances. She named her perfume "Wonderstruck" from the lyric "I'm wonderstruck" from the song "Enchanted." Famous for.....
mainly for being a singer and a songwriter.
Also was in Hannah Montana The Movie.
Also a Cover Girl.
"Valentine's Day".
Did the "Hunger Games" soundtrack. Singles:
2008 "Picture To Burn"
2007 "Our Song"
"Teardrops On My Guitar".
2006 "Tim McGraw" Some Awards:
2008 won two CMT awards.
2009 Video of the year.
Female Entertainer of the year. Some of the many songs.
A place in this world
Back to December
Begin again
Better than revenge
Breathe
Breathless
Change
Cold as you
Crazier
Dear John
Enchanted
Eyes open
Fearless
Fifteen
Forever & Always
Haunted
Hey Stephen
If this was a movie
Innocent
Jump then fall
Last kiss
Long live
Love story
Marry's song (oh my my my)
Mean
Mine
Never grow up
Our song
Ours
Picture to Burn
Ronan
Safe and Sound
Should've said no
Sparks fly
Speak now
Stay beautiful
superman
Teardrops on my guitar
Tell me why
The best day
The outside
The story of us
The way I loved you
Tied together with a smile
Tim McGraw
Today is a fairytale
We are never getting back together
White horse
You belong with me
You're not sorry
And Many Many More!!!! In 2008 Taylor Swift dated Joe Jonas. Taylor Swift also dated Jake Gyllenhaal. And even dated Taylor Lautner. Taylor Dated John Myer also Taylor Swift last dated Conor Kennedy in 2012. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBkJ9QFWGBw https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=niVVIOP2pms https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WA4iX5D9Z64
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