Famous singer Taylor Swift has received another great honor. The star was named Billboard Woman of the Year for 2014, by Billboard magazine. The magazine revealed that the honor goes to the star as she “has shaped and inspired the music industry with her success, leadership and innovation over the past twelve months.”
Taylor Swift has surely had an incredible year in 2014, so this nomination is not shocking after al. “As one of the most influential artists of her generation, Taylor Swift has seen incredible success on the Billboard charts,” Janice Min, the co-president and chief creative officer of Guggenheim Media’s Entertainment Group claimed.
“Over the course of her career, she’s charted 60 entries on the 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,” Min explained.
Well, Taylor will only receive her award at the ceremony that it set to take place on December 12, in New York City. Still, this is not the first time when the beautiful singer receives such an honor. Taylor was also named Billboard Woman of the Year in 2011. Other celebrities to receive the honor are Katy Perry, Beyonce and Pink.
The 24 year old singer has become a widely known star back in 2006. Even though she launched her career as a country singer, Taylor became very successful with her pop music. The star is set to release her fifth album on October 27. Each of the studio albums that Taylor has released so far sold in more than 4 million copies in the United States. In fact, the star is now the best-selling digital musician of all time.
Taylor Swift also is a seven-time Grammy winner and the only female artist to twice have an album hit the 1 million first-week sales figure. Taylor Swift has always shown a lot of determination to create great music and the star has millions of fans all around the world. In fact, her focus on her career is one of the most appreciated things about the beautiful singer.