Taylor Swift has been named the Woman of the Year for 2014 Billboard magazine.
Swift was named Billboard Women of the year in 2011, she’s the first artist to receive this honor twice.
Swift is one of the most influential artists of our generation.
“Swift has seen incredible success on the Billboard charts, over the course of her career, she’s charted 60 entries on Billboard Hot 100, the most of any female artist since her debut in 2006. We are tremendously excited to be honoring her as the 2014 Billboard Woman of the Year for the second time.” Said Janice Min, co-president and chief creative officer of Guggenheim Media’s Entertainment Group.
This is a well-deserved honor for her; she has accomplished so much in her career. She is a seven-time Grammy winner, and the youngest recipient in history of the of the Grammy Award for Album of the Year, she’s also the best-selling digital music artist of all time, and the only female artist in music history to have an album hit the one million mark the first week of sales twice.
Billboard will present Swift with the award at the ninth annual Women in Music event on Dec. 12 at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City.
Congratulations Taylor! You deserve much success!
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