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How you know Taylor:
Taylor Swift’s self-titled, multi-platinum debut album in 2006 established her as one of the Recording Industry Association of America’s biggest new sensations. She was nominated for the best new artist award at 50th Grammy Awards. In November 2008, Swift released her second album, "Fearless," which earned Taylor four Grammy Awards, including album of the year. In 2008, her two albums sold a combined four million copies, making her the best-selling musician of the year in the United States Additionally, "Fearless" spent more time at No. 1 than any album since 2000. Swift was named artist of the year by Billboard Magazine in 2009. She has also been honored with awards from the Academy of Country Music, American Music Awards, Country Music Association Awards, Billboard Music Awards, MTV Awards, People’s Choice Awards and Teen Choice Awards, just to name a few.