About Taylor SwiftKnown for her chart-friendly take on a country theme and lyrics that are wise beyond her young years, Taylor Swift is the up and coming star of American country music. Singles Love Story and You Belong With Me both took Swift to the mainstream chart number one position in 2009, and helped her to sell in excess of four million albums worldwide. Her self titled debut Taylor Swift is heavily influenced by Taylor's idol Shania Twain, and helped make the singer amongst the top 10 most listened to MySpace artists of all time, with over 200 million listens. 2008 album Fearless was accompanied by cover features on numerous big name magazines, including Rolling Stone and CosmoGirl. Taylor also does charity work relating to the Red Cross, disaster relief funds and runs a campaign to help protect children from Internet sex crimes.