[email protected]'s first app has arrived—and it’s only on the App Store.(Early reviews are in: Meredith and Olivia give it two paws up.) …Ready for it?Her father, Scott, is a wealth management adviser with Merrill Lynch; her mother, Andrea, worked at a mutual fund before becoming a full-time mother to Taylor and her younger brother, Austin.While at school in Pennsylvania Taylor often appeared in musical productions, local fairs and talent shows; and her love of country music was sparked by Shania Twain, perhaps the last country superstar to cross over to the pop charts as successfully as Swift.‘I didn’t think it was going to be international news or affect a public offering,’ she claims.‘If I have an opinion on something, I act accordingly – and I believe music is valuable.’ She ponders whether she’ll be the last person ever to sell this many records.
The only thing I can say about Zac Efron is that he’s really one of those people that you can’t help but love. Taylor Swift is not only the biggest pop star on the planet, but also the biggest worrier.Right now she is worrying about this interview – her first major sit-down chat of the year.I don’t feel comfortable with that dynamic.’ Taylor Alison Swift was born in West Reading, Pennsylvania, on December 13 1989 (13 is her lucky number).She spent her early years on a Christmas-tree farm run as a side business by her parents.‘I worry about everything all the time,’ she says with a grin.