100 Interesting Taylor Swift Facts
Every Fan Should Know

This young and beautiful singer has captured our hearts. Here are 100 interesting Taylor Swift Facts that every fan of hers should know. Some may surprise you and some you would have already knew.

Of course there are many more facts about her that will emerge with time. Going through the list lets you get to know her a little bit more. Some facts here may change as time goes by for example the amount and list of awards that she has won. Well, we have great faith in her don't we? As fans of Taylor we want her to win as many awards as possible. We also want her to write more songs. And yes hopefully someday we can give the name of her husband here.

  1. Taylor Swift is so successful that she has won 11 American Music Awards, 7 Grammy Awards, and 6 Country Music Association Awards.
  2. Taylor is the first country singer to win an MTV Video Music Award. Her video "You Belong with Me" won the Best Female Video award in 2009.
  3. She was born on December 13 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania.
  4. One of her best friend's name is Abigail
  5. 13 is Taylor's favorite number.
  6. Taylor was born with the name "Taylor Alison Swift".
  7. She was named after James Taylor.
  8. Her parents are Scott and Andrea Swift.
  9. Taylor is the youngest songwriter to be hired by Sony/ATV Music publishing house.
  10. She spent her childhood on an 11 acre Christmas tree farm.
  11. Taylor Swift's height is 5' 10" or 1.77 m.
  12. Taylor Swift's weight is 54 kg or 119 pounds.
  13. Her hair color is blond, her eyes are blue in color and her measurements are 34-25-35 inches or 75-62-77 cm.
  14. Taylor's bra size is 34 B.
  15. Taylor's shoe size is 8.5 (US)
  16. She attended school at West Reading Elementary Center and Wyomissing Area Junior/Senior High School.
  17. Her favorite food is cheesecake.
  18. The six things that are always in her refridgerator are eggs, thinly sliced ham and chicken, orange juice, diet coke, Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese and binge food like cookie dough or a tube of cinnamon rolls.
  19. During show days she kicks off with a breakfast of eggs, sausage, biscuits and "anything else I can get my hands on".
  20. At the age of 11, she won a local talent competition by singing a rendition of LeAnn Rimes's "Big Deal".
  21. She has won a national poetry contest with her poem titled "Monster in My Closet".
  22. The first song that she ever wrote was "Lucky You"
  23. Her first hobby was English horse riding and she competed in horse shows.
  24. Her favorite holiday is Christmas.
  25. Her favorite book is The Hunger Games and To Kill a Mockingbird
  26. She lend her voice in the animated film The Lorax a 2012 film playing the role of Audrey.
  27. If she likes a boy, she won't tell him face to face. Instead she will write a song about him.
  28. She has only put one guy's name in the songs she's written about boys. The lucky guy is Lars.
  29. She has appeared in the film Valentine's Day (2010) and also in one episode of CSI in 2000.
  30. She had a cameo in Hannah Montana: The Movie (2009)
  31. Taylor's hair has been progressing from long hair to shorter and shorter hair styles over the years.
  32. She loves mystery books. Her favorites are "Murder on the Orient Express" and "And Then There Were None" by Agatha Christie.
  33. Taylor love quotes.
  34. Her favorite quote at the moment is "just as things grow in fast movies, I had the familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer." The quote is from the Great Gatsby.
  35. She loves the subject of history and knows American history like the back of her hand.
  36. Taylor can be very moody at times.
  37. Taylor is the youngest artist in history to win a Grammy Award for Album of the year in 2010. She was only 20 years old at that time.
  38. She contributed two songs to the movie The Hunger Games (2012). The songs are "Safe & Sound" and "Eyes Open".
  39. Her brother Austin Swift is a freelance photographer. He help photograph her Fearless Tour.
  40. Her album "Fearless" is the most awarded album in the history of country music. The album is certified six times platinum.
  41. Taylor is the top selling digital artist in history.
  42. Taylor became the youngest sole writer and singer of a no.1 country song through her single "Our Song".
  43. Her lead single "Love Story" released in 2008 became the 2nd best selling country single of all time.
  44. She wrote all the songs in her third studio album "Speak Now'.
  45. She wrote 9 of the 16 songs in her fourth studio album "Red". The other 7 songs in the album she co-wrote it with Max Martin, Ed Sheeran, Gary Lightbody, Dan Wilson and Liz Rose.
  46. Her single "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" released in August 2012 became Swift's first no.1 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
  47. The person she wrote about in her song "Tim McGraw" is named Johnny. 
  48. She was in a relationship with Joe Jonas from June 2008 to October 2008.
  49. 53 She is fascinated with The Great Gatsby.
  50. Taylor is best friends with Selena Gomez and Emma Stone. She is good friends with Kellie Pickler, Hayley Williams and Emma Watson.
  51. Taylor loves "The Great Gatsby" as it fascinates her, with all the mystery and symnolism behind this story.
  52. Her cousin Kristen is the subject of he song "Never Too Far Away".
  53. Taylor admits that she is an extremely clumsy person and jokes that her parents always make fun of her because she spills everything.
  54. Taylor likes to watch Brain Games aired on National Geographic. She also love Pretty Little Liars and Twisted and also Whodunnit.
  55. Taylor is an extrovert and a spontaneous person.
  56. Taylor is an extremely caring person.
  57. She believes that one can be a shy extrovert.
  58. Her song "This is Us" is about her best friend.
  59. Taylor connect songs, scents, and movies to specific times and places.
  60. She loves YouTube videos.
  61. Taylor is friends with PewDiePie and she texts him on the phone.
  62. Her favorite YouTubers are catrific, missglamorazzi, macbarbie07, meghanrosette, Kingsley, Jack and Finn, Smosh, and TheFineBros.
  63. She loves to watch movies. While watching movies, she likes to observe everything in the movie from the acting to the soundtrack.
  64. Taylor doesn't have a favorite movie but she LOVES every single Disney movie.
  65. Taylor is one of those singers who love to write her own songs. To date she has written more than 40 songs and the number is growing every year.
  66. The songs that she write is a reflection of her life, her daydreams and nothing else.
  67. Her songs are extremely catchy and captures the heart of teenagers and young adults. Being able to connect to the high and lows of this generation. (no wonder she's so popular)
  68. Which one do you think Taylor love more? Silver Jewelry or Gold? Answer : Silver Jewelry.
  69. Cleaning her room while listening to "Taylor" is one of her favorite things in life.
  70. She is always fascinated with Psychology and personality types and how her brain works.
  71. She considers herself an optimist. But her optimism also depends on the situation.
  72. However, she is not a realist. She pretty much likes to be a dreamer.
  73. She is obsessed with iPhone cases especially the vintage, handmade ones that can be found on Etsy.
  74. She act in plays and have found lots of friends in the plays.
  75. Taylor's favorite place is the ocean. She loves Long Beach Island and plans to buy a house there when she old.
  76. She is afraid of beetles.
  77. Taylor admits that she has trouble accepting changes.
  78. Taylor is an introvert and rarely tell others what is in her mind.
  79. She spends a lot of time thinking of herself and life and theories and metaphors.
  80. She likes to DIY. Taylor buys things for herself and like to finish it herself.
  81. Summer to her is like the 1940s style. She imagines herself spending time with friends and family in a lake house.
  82. She hates medical school. 
  83. Her ultimate dream is to be a singer and songwriter. Our Taylor is definitely living her dream right now.
  84. If she is not a singer she would probably be an interior designer, detective, neurologist or psychologist.
  85. She loves to travel long distance in a car enjoying long rides of more than 4 hours plus.
  86. She has an attachment to places that have a profound effect in her life. School would be one of them.
  87. She is more like her dad. Both of them like to make decisions rationally based on the mind and not the heart.
  88. Taylor and her dad love English and they read the same books. Both father and daughter are like best friends.
  89. Her favorite series is The Divergent Trilogy by Veronica Roth.
  90. She likes to put on sunscreen.
  91. Taylor is obsessed with everything regarding Disney.
  92. Her mums side family reunion has more than 50 people.
  93. One of her dreams is to be on the Ellen show.
  94. Kanye West once rob Taylor's mic during the VMA award show.
  95. "The Martian" is a movie that moved Taylor.
  96. The first song she learned to play on the guitar is "Kiss Me" by Sixpence None The Richer.
  97. Her favorite scented candle is Byredo Treehouse. You can check out what it looks like here.
  98. In June 21 2015, Taylor Swift wrote an open letter to Apple withholding her album from Apple music.She single handedly brought down the billion dollar company by making it change its decision with regards to royalty payments to artist during the 3 month trial period of Apple Music. Apple responded within 24 hours agreeing to pay the royalties within the trial period. No other singer in history had such an immediate effect on the tech giant, Apple.
  99. Taylor won the Album of The Year at the 2016 Grammy Awards for her album 1989. This is her second Album of The Year. The first being Fearless in 2010. She is the first woman in history to win album of the year twice!
  100. Taylor is one of the most followed celebrities on Twitter with 77 Million followers and growing!
  101. Taylor is also one of the most followed celebrities on Instagram with 77.1 Million followers (almost the same like Twitter) and growing!
  102. Taylor Swift has 2 music videos that has more than 1 Billion views on YouTube. They are Blank Space (currently about 1.59 Billion) and Shake It Off (currently about 1.5 Billion). Facts as of May 14 2016.

I try to list the source from now on because I want this list to be as accurate as possible, secondly to give credit to the reporters or whoever produces the article or video, and thirdly so that you can reference and have a look at it yourself.

The facts about The Martian, the first song she learned to play on the guitar and Taylor's favorite scented candle is taken from 73 Questions With Taylor Swift by Vogue. There are so many new facts that I didn't know and maybe you are not aware of them too.

You might have noticed that there were more than 100 facts. As I prepared this list we realized that you just couldn't contain such a mega star and unique personality into just 100 facts as she is simply life changing. So, for the benefit of Taylor Swift fans all over the world, we will continue to update interesting facts about Taylor below. We know all Swifties will definitely enjoy them.

  • Taylor is the only artist in the history of music to have an album hit 1 million 1st Week sales figure three times. Her 3 albums to achieve that is Speak Now (2010), Red (2012) and 1989 (2014)

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