About the Artist
In addition, Taylor was recently nominated for the CMA Horizon Award and the American Music Award for Favorite Country Female. She won the fan-voted CMT Music Award for Breakthrough Video of the Year for "Tim McGraw." Her media profile has exploded in the past year with television appearances on America's Got Talent, the Academy of Country Music Awards, Good Morning America, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Fox & Friends, CMT Music Awards, Grand Ole Opry Live and the ground-breaking series GAC Short Cuts. She has also been featured in People, US Weekly, Entertainment Weekly, Blender, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Country Weekly and Pollstar.
Taylor is a MySpace fan favorite and is the #1 Country artist with over 26 million song streams and over 442,000 'friends.' She has taken her live show to more than ONE MILLION fans in the past year, thanks to opening tour slots for Rascal Flatts, Kenny Chesney, George Strait, Brad Paisley, and Tim McGraw & Faith Hill. This summer she is playing shows in 33 states in 3 months. Taylor has also taken time from her busy schedule to be a co-spokesperson with Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen for Tennessee's "Delete Online Predators" campaign, a new statewide public education campaign designed to combat Internet crimes against children. She is also partnering with Allstate to promote safe teen driving for the holidays.