Taylor Swift is one of the most preeminent singer-songwriters in country music today. Soon after learning the rudiments of guitar playing, Swift wrote her first song. By the time she was in high school, she was a professional songwriter, and she earned her MTV Video Music Award at the age of 19. Although she has sold millions of albums, toured the world, and landed lucrative endorsement deals, Taylor Swift has not let fame change her. Beyond the trappings of superstardom is a young, creative songwriter who became a megastar the old fashioned way—by making incredible music. This book includes important biographical information about the life and career of this talented young woman who has become an inspiration to millions of fans.