Swift signed to the independent label Big Machine Records and became the youngest songwriter ever hired by the Sony/ATV Music publishing house.
The release of Taylor Swift’s eponymous debut album in 2006 established her as a country music star.
“Our Song”, her third single, made Taylor Swift the youngest person to single-handedly write and perform a number one song on the country chart.
She received a Best New Artist nomination at the 2008 Grammy Awards.
It was released from March 18, 2011, by Interscope Records, in association with its affiliated record labels.
and went for a ride on the back of her boyfriend, "Laguna Beach's" Talan Torriero (what?! While there's no word on how in the hell he managed to land a babe like Nicole, there is good news for Talan.
Taylor Swift’s second album, Fearless, was released in 2008.
Buoyed by the pop crossover success of the singles “Love Story” and “You Belong with Me”, Fearless became the top-selling album of 2009 and was supported by an extensive concert tour.
At times it was felt that Scherzinger lacked coherence across the record, often taking the sound that individual producers had created for her instead of showing originality.
Critics compared many of the songs to those her fellow pop and R&B contemporaries Beyoncé and Rihanna. Kelly, Snoop Dogg and Ne-Yo for the North American release of Killer Love; however, she confirmed that recording for her second studio album, originally scheduled for late 2013 release, had begun, signalling the end of the promotion for Killer Love.
The song gave Scherzinger her first entry on the US Billboard Hot 100 as a lead artist.