On October 23 Taylor Swift released her debut album…

On October 23, 2006 Taylor Swift released her self-titled debut album, “Taylor Swift.” The album, released when Swift was 16 years old, is a country-music styled album (opposed to future pop oriented-music albums she would release) that featured Swift as a co-writer for each of the album’s songs. The album’s theme focused on romantic relationships,…

On June 25 Carly Simon was born…

On June 25, 1945 Carly Simon was born. The singer-songwriter has achieved 13 Top 40 U.S. hits, including “You Belong To Me,” “Let the River Run,” “Coming Around Again,” and arguably her most popular single, the number one hit “You’re So Vain.” Her self-titled debut album was released in 1971, in which she won the…

On June 13 Alanis Morissette released “Jagged Little Pill”…

On June 13, 1995, Alanis Morissette released her third studio album, “Jagged Little Pill.” The album received both critical and commercial acclaim. The album is one of the most successful albums of all time, selling over 33 million copies worldwide, and spawned the critically acclaimed singles “Ironic” and “You Oughta Know.”  The album spent 12…

On December 13 Taylor Swift was born…

On December 13, 1989 Taylor Swift was born.  Having moved to Nashville, Tennessee at a young age, Swift became the youngest songwriter ever to be hired by Sony/ATV Music Publishing. With the release of her 2006 self-titled debut album, Swift solidified herself as a country star, topping the Hot Country Songs Chart with the single “Our…

On November 11 Taylor Swift released “Fearless”…

On November 11, 2008 Taylor Swift released her second studio album, “Fearless.” The album, which featured the hit single “Love Story,” topped the Billboard 200 for eleven non-consecutive weeks, eventually selling over 8.5 million copies worldwide. In addition, “Love Story” went on to become Swift’s most successful single today, with her album becoming the longest…

On October 23 Taylor Swift released her first album…

On October 23, 2006 Taylor Swift released her self-titled debut album, “Taylor Swift.” The album, released when Swift was 16 years old, is a country-music styled album (opposed to future pop oriented-music albums she would release) that featured Swift as a co-writer for each of the album’s songs. The album’s theme focused on romantic relationships,…

On June 13 Alanis Morissette released “Jagged Little Pill”…

On June 13, 1995, Alanis Morissette released her third studio album, “Jagged Little Pill.” The album received both critical and commercial acclaim. The album is one of the most successful albums of all time, selling over 33 million copies worldwide, and spawned the critically acclaimed singles “Ironic” and “You Oughta Know.”  The album spent 12…

On December 13 Taylor Swift was born…

On December 13, 1989 Taylor Swift was born. Having moved to Nashville, Tennessee at a young age, Swift became the youngest songwriter ever to be hired by Sony/ATV Music Publishing. With the release of her 2006 self-titled debut album, Swift solidified herself as a country star, topping the Hot Country Songs Chart with the single…