Considered one of the most prominent music artists to grace planet Earth, Tayor Swift broke records after she was awarded 10 Billboard Music awards, including the Top Artist Award during the 2023 Billboard Music Awards.
The 33-year old American music artist, who is recognized for her songwriting, musical versatility, artistic reinventions, and influence on the music industry, has left an unforgettable mark on the world music stage – winning various accolades and topping the music charts for years now.
Taylor Swift responded to the achievement by saying:
Well, this is unreal. This is the fact, that you guys have given me ten Billboard Awards, I’m talking to the fans specifically, none of this happens without you. Billboards base everything on what you are listening to, and what you’re passionate about and I’m so honoured that this year you made the tour, the era’s tour, so magical.
You went and saw the movie, you cared about my recordings. I just like, I love you so much. I feel like the luckiest person in the world to have you in my corner and caring about the music that I make. So thank you, thank you, thank you, thank you 10 million times, for this.
A little about Taylor Swift
Swift began her music career as a professional songwriter at the age of 14 before signing with Big Machine Records in 2005 as a country singer where she was able to release six studio albums under the label. Her album, Fearless (2008), explored country pop having hit singles “Love Story” and “You Belong with Me”, which pushed her to mainstream fame.
Taylor Swift’s Red (2012) album, which experimented with electronic elements featured her first Billboard Hot 100 number-one song, “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together“. She later dropped out of the country music scene with the release of 1989 (2014), a synth-pop album supported by the chart-topping songs “Shake It Off“, “Blank Space“, and “Bad Blood“.