22 Taylor Swift Facts for Her 22nd Birthday [Gallery]

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Her debut album spent eight consecutive weeks at the top of the Top Country Albums chart and remained at the top for 24 out of 91 weeks
Her debut album spent eight consecutive weeks at the top of the Top Country Albums chart and remained at the top for 24 out of 91 weeks
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Taylor made her first musical guest appearance on Saturday Night Live in April 2009 - the same month she kicked off her first headlining tour. She was the show's youngest performer ever.
Taylor made her first musical guest appearance on Saturday Night Live in April 2009 - the same month she kicked off her first headlining tour. She was the show's youngest performer ever.
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Taylor said she was "blown away" to be thanked by rapper Nicki Minaj during her acceptance speech Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Artist at the 2011 AMAs. Nicki credits Taylor for making her single "Super Bass" a phenomenon
Taylor said she was "blown away" to be thanked by rapper Nicki Minaj during her acceptance speech Favorite Rap/Hip Hop Artist at the 2011 AMAs. Nicki credits Taylor for making her single "Super Bass" a phenomenon
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Last Year Taylor Swift celebrated her birthday with a Christmas-themes party in Nashville
Last Year Taylor Swift celebrated her birthday with a Christmas-themes party in Nashville
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The first song taylor ever wrote was titled, "Lucky You."
The first song taylor ever wrote was titled, "Lucky You."
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The red floor-length dress Taylor wore to the 2010 CMA Awards is now on display at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. The Monique Lhuillier gown is featured in an exhibit with famous outfits worn by Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton.
The red floor-length dress Taylor wore to the 2010 CMA Awards is now on display at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Nashville. The Monique Lhuillier gown is featured in an exhibit with famous outfits worn by Reba McEntire and Dolly Parton.
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During Taylor's concert in Raleigh, North Carolina, Bruce Springsteem played his hit "Dancing in The Dark" for her backstage and signed her guitar.
During Taylor's concert in Raleigh, North Carolina, Bruce Springsteem played his hit "Dancing in The Dark" for her backstage and signed her guitar.
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Taylor will be featured in the film The Lorax as the voice of "Audrey," which will be released March 2nd.
Taylor will be featured in the film The Lorax as the voice of "Audrey," which will be released March 2nd.
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Taylor tells MTV News; her 4th album will have a "definite theme that will be unveiled when it all comes out." She said it's "very different" from her previous albums, and Nathan Chapman, who produced her other three albums, is overseeing the next one as well.
Taylor tells MTV News; her 4th album will have a "definite theme that will be unveiled when it all comes out." She said it's "very different" from her previous albums, and Nathan Chapman, who produced her other three albums, is overseeing the next one as well.
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Taylor named her new kitten "Meredith" after Ellen Pompeo's character oon ABC's Greys Anatomy
Taylor named her new kitten "Meredith" after Ellen Pompeo's character oon ABC's Greys Anatomy
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For Taylor;s next album, she tells Billboard that two songs were written with co-writers, unlike her Speak Now album wish she wrote by herself
For Taylor;s next album, she tells Billboard that two songs were written with co-writers, unlike her Speak Now album wish she wrote by herself
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During Taylor's Speak Now World Tour 2011 she invited over 20 acts to perform with her, including Nicki Minaj, Flo Rida, Usher, Justin Bieber, Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw and James Taylor
During Taylor's Speak Now World Tour 2011 she invited over 20 acts to perform with her, including Nicki Minaj, Flo Rida, Usher, Justin Bieber, Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw and James Taylor
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Taylor's 3rd album, Speak Now, has been nominated for Best Country Album at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, and her single "Mean" has also been nominated for Best Country Song and Best Country Solo Peroformance.
Taylor's 3rd album, Speak Now, has been nominated for Best Country Album at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards, and her single "Mean" has also been nominated for Best Country Song and Best Country Solo Peroformance.
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According to Big Machine Records, Taylor's overall album sales top 20 million, and she has digital track sales of more than 40 million.
According to Big Machine Records, Taylor's overall album sales top 20 million, and she has digital track sales of more than 40 million.
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Taylor was recognized as Billboard's Woman of the Year and is the youngest artist to ever receive the honor.
Taylor was recognized as Billboard's Woman of the Year and is the youngest artist to ever receive the honor.
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The Country Music Association along with the Academy of Country Music both honored Taylor this year as Entertainer of the Year
The Country Music Association along with the Academy of Country Music both honored Taylor this year as Entertainer of the Year
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On June 13th, 2010, Taylor held a 15 hour meet and greet during the CMA Music Festival in Nashville. She greeted more than 2000 fans, who were also entertained by costumes and other memorabilia from the Fearless World Tour
On June 13th, 2010, Taylor held a 15 hour meet and greet during the CMA Music Festival in Nashville. She greeted more than 2000 fans, who were also entertained by costumes and other memorabilia from the Fearless World Tour
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In June, Taylor donated one-million dollars from her Speak Now..Help Now! dress-rehearsal concert to Alabama tornado victims. She also partnered with Scholastic Inc. to donate 6000 booksto the public library in her hometown of Reading Pennsylvania.
In June, Taylor donated one-million dollars from her Speak Now..Help Now! dress-rehearsal concert to Alabama tornado victims. She also partnered with Scholastic Inc. to donate 6000 booksto the public library in her hometown of Reading Pennsylvania.
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Alan Jackson was recently inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, and Taylor was invited to perform. She sang Alan's ballad, "Where were you (When the World Stopped Turning)."
Alan Jackson was recently inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, and Taylor was invited to perform. She sang Alan's ballad, "Where were you (When the World Stopped Turning)."
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Taylor managed to sell out the Staples Center in Los Angeles in two minutes and filled Gillette Stadium in Foxborough
Taylor managed to sell out the Staples Center in Los Angeles in two minutes and filled Gillette Stadium in Foxborough
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The song "Enchanted," which can be found on Taylor's Speak Now album, is featured in the movie trailer for the upcoming film The Vow, starring Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum.
The song "Enchanted," which can be found on Taylor's Speak Now album, is featured in the movie trailer for the upcoming film The Vow, starring Rachel McAdams and Channing Tatum.
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Taylor recently received the Harmony Award by the Nashville Symphony for her significant contributions to the development and appreciation of musical culture.
Taylor recently received the Harmony Award by the Nashville Symphony for her significant contributions to the development and appreciation of musical culture.
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