We don't know if we believe this…
Taylor Swift may not be 100% country anymore, but that doesn't mean she doesn't owe her fame to her original southern twang!
Tay Tay first made a name for herself back in 2006 with her debut single Tim Megraw, but now one celebrity is claiming that he actually first discovered the 25-year-old.
While we were under the assumption that Scott Borchetta found and signed Taylor, Jason Alexander recently revealed that he put T-Swift on the map when he cast her in one of his music videos!
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Jason apparently starred in and directed Brad Paisley's 2007 hit Online and put Taylor and Kellie Pickler in the vid as extras.
Since Taylor already had a radio-friendly track on her hands by that point, we think she was well on her way to super-stardom… but the publicity couldn't have hurt!
Ch-ch-check out Taylor play backup to Brad and Jason (below)!!!
Taylor Swift was a little bit country — now she's a little bit rock 'n' roll.
Gurrrl is just keeping with the times, this IS 1989 after all! LOLz!
Taylor kicked off her tour in Tokyo on Tuesday, and by all accounts she slayed the entire city!
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Floating above the crowd, costume changes, agilely shifting from intimate acoustics to huge production numbers with dancers and magical paper airplanes…
Here are just a few clips of the can't-miss concert of 2015:
And they're the two best friends that anyone could ever have!
Everyone in the world knows that Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran are like, the greatest musical BFF coupling in history!
So any interaction we get to see happen between the two of them is just like winning the lottery!
[ Watch: Taylor Vs. Ed: Who Knows Who Better?? ]
It's been a hot minute since Tay posted anything about her British bestie — and in a swift moment on Monday morning, everything changed.
The Blank Space songstress shared a HIGHlarious text conversation the duo had on Instagram:
How can you not love a girl who has an AH-Mazing voice, fantastic style, and hangs out with Taylor Swift! So we're all wondering, what's in store for her second album?
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Joel Little, songwriter and producer of Lorde's smash hit first album, Pure Heroine, chatted with Billboard at the 32nd annual ASCAP Pop Music Awards, held Wednesday night. And we learned all about Lorde's follow up album and how it'll be a bit different. Take a peek at what he had to say: