Tag: Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift Gets Political By Backing Tennessee Democrats

Taylor Swift recently announced her support for Democrat Phil Bredesen, the former governor of Tennessee in his senatorial bid against U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn. The singer has mostly been silent about her views in politics until now.

Celebrities October 9, 2018

Taylor Swift Returns To Spotify And Pandora: All 5 Albums Back On All Streaming Services

Taylor Swift has finally returned to Spotify and Pandora, as she has brought all five of her albums back to all music streaming services. According to the singer's management team, the move was made to thank fans for their support.

Celebrities June 9, 2017

James Corden’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Dream Guests: Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, U2, Barbra Streisand, And More

James Corden has revealed his ultimate ‘Carpool Karaoke’ guest wish list. Among his dream rides are Beyoncé, Ed Sheeran, Katy Perry, Taylor Swift, U2, and Barbra Streisand.

Internet February 28, 2017

Prince Back On Spotify, Other Artists Like Beyonce, Taylor Swift, Thom Yorke Still Out

Some of late singer Prince’s songs have appeared back on Spotify. The singer who died of drug overdose in 2016 was vehemently opposed to free music streaming apps and refused to put his work up on them during his lifetime.

Apps/Software February 16, 2017

Is The Robot Girlfriend in Calvin Harris’ New 'My Way' Video Really Taylor Swift? [Video]

Calvin Harris has just released the video for his newest song ‘My Way.’ Viewers have observed many similarities between Harris’ robot girlfriend in the video and pop star Taylor Swift, with whom he contentiously split up this past summer.

Celebrities October 31, 2016

TMZ Wins Jared Leto Lawsuit Over Posting Taylor Swift Curse Video

Online gossip website TMZ has prevailed in a lawsuit brought against it by actor Jared Leto. The site aired a video of Leto cursing Taylor Swift, footage which he says was transferred to TMZ illegally.

Celebrities September 25, 2016

Apple Music Is Only Paying $.002 Per Stream For Trial Subscriptions After Taylor Swift’s Objection

Last year, Apple Music famously reversed its decision to stiff artists on streams during its free trial period when pop star Taylor Swift publicly objected. Now, the exact amount the streamer pays per free trial stream has been revealed as $.002 or below.

Apps/Software July 31, 2016

Kim Kardashian Snapchats Proof Taylor Swift Approved Her Inclusion In Kanye West's 'Famous'

Kim Kardashian has posted a conversation between her husband Kanye West and Taylor Swift on Snapchat. In it, Taylor appears to approve her inclusion in West’s song 'Famous,' an approval which she later publicly denied.

Celebrities July 20, 2016

Calvin Harris Attacks Taylor Swift In Twitter Rant

The gloves are off in the former relationship between pop star Taylor Swift and music producer Calvin Harris. After Swift announced that she had in fact written Harris’ latest hit song, he replied to her through a scathing Twitter rant.

Celebrities July 16, 2016

Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga and Other Artists Target YouTube For Digital Copyright Reform

Many of the world’s biggest music stars have petitioned for reform of copyright laws that allow online platforms like YouTube to present their content illegally. Taylor Swift, Paul McCartney, Lady Gaga and Britney Spears are among those signing the petition.

Internet June 23, 2016

Tidal vs. Apple Music: Which Music Streaming Service Has The Best Exclusives

Tidal and Apple Music both have deals with artists to bring their new music to its platform first. We broke down the list of major artists on each team to help decide which has the better exclusives.

Apps/Software April 27, 2016

Do Calvin Harris’ Instagram, Twitter And Facebook Posts Hint At Taylor Swift Coachella Collaboration?

Are power couple Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift finally ready to drop a track together? Some observers have pointed to a cryptic image posted on Harris’ Twitter, Instagram and Facebook accounts as an indication he may feature a new song with Swift at Coachella this weekend.

Internet April 22, 2016

Taylor Swift Is So Powerful, She Can Make Jimmy Eat World Relevant Again

Taylor Swift single-handedly has the power to make songs popular thanks to her new Apple Music ads.

Internet Culture April 18, 2016

The Power Of Apple Music's New Ad Starring Taylor Swift

Let's just say that Drake and Future owe the pop diva big time.

Apps/Software April 8, 2016

#FreeKesha: Kesha Issues Instagram Thank You As Celebs Tweet Support, Offer To Make Music With Her

Kesha has been garnering huge celebrity support via Twitter in her contract battle with Sony and her alleged attacker, music producer Dr. Luke. The pop star just issued an emotional thank you to her supporters via Instagram.

February 25, 2016

Kanye West 'SNL' Meltdown Audio Posted On Web As He Attacks Taylor Swift Again

Kanye West reportedly had a huge meltdown backstage last weekend prior to his performance on 'Saturday Night Live.' Now audio of his tirade has leaked on the web, confirming the story and including a random attack on nemesis Taylor Swift.

Internet February 22, 2016

Taylor Swift Sweeps The Top Awards And Other Big Winners Of The 2016 Grammys

Taylor Swift made a new record and Kendrick Lamar broke an old one. Find out how the 58th Grammy Awards made history with its 2016 winners.

Movies/TV Shows February 16, 2016

Who Will Win A Grammy? Here Are Instagram's Predictions

Instagram has for the first time compiled a list of possible 2016 Grammy Awards winners. The list is based on the most talked about nominees on Instagram and pits Taylor Swift as the favorite to win Song and Album of the Year awards.

Arts & Culture February 12, 2016

Taylor Swift Launching Mobile Game With Same Company As Kim Kardashian And 'Bad Blood' Rival Katy Perry

Taylor Swift is partnering with Glu Mobile to launch a new mobile game later this year. Glu is the company that developed Kim Kardashian’s successful game, as well as that of Katy Perry, Swift’s 'Bad Blood' rival.

Apps/Software February 5, 2016

Older Albums Outsold New Releases In 2015

According to Nielsen's end-of-the-year music report, older albums released more than 18 months ago sold more copies than newer releases in 2015.

Money January 25, 2016

Apple Music Snags Exclusive Taylor Swift ‘1989’ World Tour Film Streaming Rights

Taylor Swift revealed that '1989 World Tour Live' will be streamed exclusively on Apple Music. The world tour compilation will be available starting Dec. 20.

Internet December 14, 2015

Taylor Swift Creates Bad Blood In New Zealand - Music Video Shoot May Have Put Rare Bird At Risk

Taylor Swift will soon come out with a new music video but New Zealand officials accuse the singer of violating the terms of the permit during production. Find out how Swift may have further endangered an already endangered bird species.

Movies/TV Shows November 26, 2015

Katy Perry Beats Out Taylor Swift And Beyonce As Highest Paid Woman In Music

Katy Perry is the world's highest-paid woman in music, according to the Forbes 2015 ranking. The 31-year-old singer-songwriter has bumped off her gal pal turned frenemy, Taylor Swift, who lands at No. 2 in this year's list.

Movies/TV Shows November 6, 2015

Adele’s ‘Hello’ Breaks Records By Selling 1.11 Million Downloads In Its First Week

Adele has been on hiatus for the past three years but is currently making a splash with her latest single. 'Hello,' has broken records over the past week and charted 1.112 million downloads just a week after its debut.

Internet November 3, 2015

Taylor Swift Let It Go and Kylie Jenner's Toned Tummy: Here's How Hollywood Celebrated Halloween

Halloween is not just for kids as the biggest Hollywood stars prove time and again. Check out some of celebrities costume ranging from awesome to funny

Movies/TV Shows November 2, 2015

Adele's 'Hello' Video Breaks Taylor Swift's YouTube First Day Viewing Record

Adele has shattered the record for first day video views on YouTube with her new spot entitled “Hello”. Taylor Swift was the previous record holder.

Internet October 28, 2015

Ryan Adams Said Singing Taylor Swift 1989 Cover Helped Him Through His Divorce

Ryan Adams is the epitome of a true Swiftie. Listening and singing to Taylor Swift's '1989' album helped him get though his divorce with his wife of almost six years, singer-actress Mandy Moore.

Movies/TV Shows October 27, 2015

Is There A Taylor Swift Baseball Curse?

Wherever Taylor Swift goes, losing baseball teams are to follow. This is according to some baseball fans who have been observing a trend since July for Swift's '1989' concert tour.

Movies/TV Shows October 5, 2015

Taylor Swift Employs Dedicated Team To Remove All Periscope Videos From Net

Taylor Swift’s team has been sending notices to video streaming service Periscope demanding that videos of her concerts be removed. The concert clips are usually posted by fans and are already set to disappear after 24 hours.

Legal September 28, 2015

Taylor Swift Loses Chill After Winning Emmy, Celebrates on Instagram

Taylor Swift won an Emmy for Best Original Interactive Program and promptly lost her chill after confirming the award. She took to Instagram to celebrate while on tour.

Movies/TV Shows September 16, 2015

'Bad Blood' Taylor Swift Parody Pits Superman And Batman In An Epic Showdown

Waiting for 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' to hit theaters? Check out this battle between Batman and Superman featuring a 'Bad Blood' Taylor Swift parody in the meantime.

Movies/TV Shows September 11, 2015

The Business Of Music-Streaming Services: How Deals With Record Labels And Publishers Are Made

Music-streaming services could be the industry’s best solution to get consumers to start paying for music again after the Napster revolution caused a rise in illegal downloads. While consumers are on board, some musicians have spoken up against being unfairly compensated. Here’s how the business deals work between music streaming platforms and those who own the licensing rights.

Deals September 10, 2015

Taylor Swift Attacks Spotify Again While Praising Apple

Taylor Swift has come out swinging against Spotify once again in a new interview. She calls out the company as a “start-up with no cash flow”, and praises Apple.

Internet August 13, 2015

Miley Cyrus Has Strong Opinion About Taylor Swift's New Music Video

Miley Cyrus slams the hypocrisy of perceiving Taylor Swift as a role model and how fame is never equal to happiness.

Society August 10, 2015

Watch Sir Ian McKellen And Sir Patrick Stewart Do Dramatic Readings Of Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood' And 'Blank Space'

Sir Ian McKellen and Sir Patrick Stewart deliver unique renditions of Taylor Swift's hit songs.

Movies/TV Shows July 18, 2015

After Dealing With Apple, Taylor Swift Convinces GoFundMe To Raise Donation Limits

Taylor Swift's generous $50,000 donation for a little girl fighting leukemia has prompted fundraising platform GoFundMe to revise its individual donation limit from $15,000 to $50,000.

Society July 11, 2015

Here Are The Artists You Won’t Find On Apple Music, Tidal and Spotify

With more artists cutting the cord on music streaming services, it's hard to keep track of where you can find your favorite music. Here's the rundown on who is and isn't featured on Apple Music, Tidal and Spotify.

Apps/Software July 3, 2015

Taylor Swift Confirms 1989 Will Be Streamed On Apple Music, But What About Spotify?

Taylor Swift has officially announced that her hit album 1989 will be streamed on Apple Music. The pop star recently criticized Apple in an open letter, which caused the company to reverse its stance on artist royalty payments.

Internet June 27, 2015

0.2 Cents: How Much Apple Music Will Pay Labels For Every Song Users Stream During Trial Period

After a strongly-worded rebuke from Taylor Swift, Apple gives in and agrees to pay the industry standard of 0.2 cents per song.

Business June 25, 2015

Was Taylor Swift-Apple Feud A Conspiracy To Publicize Apple Music Streaming Service?

Internet conspiracy theorists are floating the notion that the recent feud between Taylor Swift and Apple Music was merely a publicity stunt. They claim the feud was contrived to promote both the pop star and the upcoming streaming service.

Business June 25, 2015

Apple Inks Beggars Group, Merlin And Thousands Of Independent Record Labels In Royalty Deal

After falling back from its original stance of not paying artists during its 90-day, free-trial period, Apple Music has signed thousands of independent record companies, led by Merlin and the Beggars Group.

June 24, 2015

Taylor Swift Makes Apple Music Shift Gears: Here's How Twitterverse Reacted

Apple may have listened to Taylor Swift's plea but the genuineness of the act is being questioned by detractors.

Movies/TV Shows June 24, 2015

Apple Feels Influence Of Taylor Swift: Apple Music Will Pay Artists During Trial Period

Apple listens to Taylor Swift and will pay artists even during the free trial period of Apple Music. The streaming service will launch on June 30.

Business June 22, 2015

Even Apple Music Cannot Make Taylor Swift Bite On Streaming Music: '1989' Album A No-Go

Taylor Swift’s hit album '1989' will not be streaming on Apple Music nor in any other existing streaming services. Apple Music subscribers can at least stream the artist's back catalog.

Society June 19, 2015

Apple Investigated For Pressuring Taylor Swift And Other Music Stars To Snub Spotify

The New York attorney general is officially investigating Apple and top record labels for evidence of collusion. Top stars like Taylor Swift have snubbed Spotify and other free streaming services for the newly announced Apple Music.

Internet June 13, 2015

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