Taylor Swift Settles Lucky 13 Legal Battle

November 10, 2015

Taylor Swift ended an 18-month legal dispute when the singer reached a settlement after being sued over her use of the term "Lucky 13" on merchandise and other marketing endeavors. Terms of the settlement, which allowed Swift to avoid a trial, were...


Taylor Swift, Idina Menzel Sing 'Let It Go' in 'Frozen' Garb

November 1, 2015

Halloween night marked the grand finale for Taylor Swift's often-star-studded North American leg of her 1989 Tour, and the singer had an October 31st surprise for fans at Tampa, Florida's Raymond James Stadium as she was joined onstage by Idina...


Taylor Swift's Star-Packed '1989' Tour: Relive Every Cameo

October 29, 2015

Taylor Swift has spent the better part of the past five months bringing her masterful 2014 album, 1989, to the masses. Swift's gigantic pop production — winding down Saturday in Tampa, Florida — has criss-crossed the United States,...


Taylor Swift Files Countersuit Over Backstage Grope

October 29, 2015

Taylor Swift has filed a countersuit against the Denver radio host who was fired from his job after allegedly inappropriately touching the singer. In the initial lawsuit, David Mueller claimed he was terminated from his job at country music station...


Watch Martin O'Malley Sing Taylor Swift's 'Bad Blood'

October 20, 2015

You might not know it by looking at him in his debate night finery, but presidential candidate Martin O'Malley likes to rock and roll all night (and debate the nuances of gun policy all day). O'Malley, the former governor of...


Taylor Swift Talks 'Bad Blood,' Kanye West, Managing Mythos

October 15, 2015

Taylor Swift delved into the way she manages and maintains her career, friendships — including Kanye West — and the mythology that surrounds songs like "Bad Blood," in a revealing, lengthy profile in GQ. Author Chuck Klosterman spends...


Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, the Weeknd Top AMA Nominations

October 13, 2015

Taylor Swift earned a pack-leading six nominations for this year's American Music Awards, followed closely by Ed Sheeran and the Weeknd, each of whom garnered five and will compete against the 1989 star for both Artist of the Year and Song of...


Julianne Moore, John Stamos Act in Taylor Swift Soap Opera

October 6, 2015

James Corden took Taylor Swift's delightfully melodramatic lyrics to their logical conclusion on The Late Late Show Monday, using them as lines in a fake soap opera, The Bold and the Lyrical, co-starring Julianne Moore and John Stamos. The...


See Keith Urban Surprise Taylor Swift's Toronto Audience

October 3, 2015

Ontario, Canada, has no shortage of pop and rock stars, and the 45,000 fans assembled at the Rogers Centre in Toronto last night could have been forgiven for expecting Taylor Swift to introduce Drake or the Weeknd as her special guest three-quarters of...


Charts: Drake, Future Take 'What a Time' to Number One

September 27, 2015

Drake and Future each scooped up their second Number One album of 2015 as the rappers' surprise joint mixtape What a Time to Be Alive cruised to the top of the Billboard 200 despite heavy competition. What a Time to Be Alive sold...


Watch Taylor Swift, Steven Tyler Perform Aerosmith Classic

September 26, 2015

Taylor Swift's 1989 tour has already witnessed a steady stream of all-star guests joining the singer onstage, and Friday night's concert at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena was no exception as Swift was joined by Aerosmith's Steven Tyler to perform...


Father John Misty Drops Taylor Swift Cover After Crazy Dream

September 22, 2015

Father John Misty has removed his Velvet Underground-style covers of Taylor Swift's "Blank Space" and "Welcome to New York" after detailing on Facebook a presumably apocryphal, ridiculous dream in which the angry spirit of Lou Reed...

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Taylor Swift Delivers Chilling Acoustic 'Out of the Woods'

October 27, 2015

Taylor Swift celebrated the one-year anniversary of her blockbuster pop album, 1989, with an acoustic performance of "Out of the Woods," recorded last month at the Grammy Museum's Clive Davis Theater. Swift introduced the song by saying it chronicled...


See Ryan Adams, Taylor Swift Discuss '1989,' Songwriting

October 19, 2015

Ryan Adams recently re-recorded Taylor Swift's 1989 – a covers album that was enthusiastically approved by Swift herself – and now the two artists have sat down for a conversation for GQ. In their chat, they discuss the...


The Billion View Club: YouTube's 10 Most Watched Videos

October 13, 2015

Last week Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth's "See You Again" clip, their tribute to late Fast & Furious star Paul Walker, became the 10th video to join YouTube's Billion View Club. It's an elite group, but membership is growing fast. For...


Taylor Swift's New Conflict Resolution Plan: Texting

October 8, 2015

Taylor Swift will resolve her celebrity feuds through texts, not Twitter, in the future after misconstruing a tweet from Nicki Minaj about this year's MTV Video Music Awards nominations, NME reports. While Swift was reluctant to go into detail...


Watch Taylor Swift, Charli XCX Team for 'Boom Clap'

October 4, 2015

On the same night that Saturday Night Live poked fun at Taylor Swift's ever-expanding "squad," the singer welcomed another artist into her crew as Charli XCX joined Swift onstage at Toronto's Rogers Centre to perform her breakout hit "Boom Clap."...


Watch Taylor Swift, Nelly and Haim Perform 'Hot in Herre'

September 30, 2015

With Taylor Swift out on tour, expect two things: All-star guests making surprise appearances – just this weekend, she welcomed Steven Tyler and Mick Jagger to the stage – and Nelly coming out for her St. Louis...


Taylor Swift, Mick Jagger Sing 'Satisfaction' in Nashville

September 27, 2015

Taylor Swift took the stage at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena for the second of two concerts there Saturday, and a night after bringing out Steven Tyler and Alison Krauss during the 1989 Tour stop, the singer this time welcomed Mick Jagger for...

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September 24, 2015

One year after releasing 1984, his love-letter EP to mid-Eighties punk, Ryan Adams is back with an album-length cover of Taylor Swift's 1989. It plays like the latest chapter in his ongoing recent Tom-Petty-meets-the-Smiths re-imagining of the Reagan...