Still… In shock! With over a hundred award nominations over the course of her impressive career, you might think Taylor Swift I wouldn’t be too surprised to get another trophy.
The country-pop star won her first Grammy Award in 2009 and took home the prestigious Album of the Year award for her second studio album, Fearless. There were more wins that night as she won Best Female Country Vocal Performance, Best Country Song and Best Country Album. As she took the stage to accept the honor, Swift put her hand over her mouth in disbelief.
As her winning streak continued over the years, the Pennsylvania native’s candid facial expressions that accompanied every major award she received became infamous, meme-worthy moments. In her second win for Album of the Year at the 2016 Grammys, Swift made a powerful statement unashamedly celebrating her successes in the face of criticism.
“As the first woman to win Album of the Year twice at the Grammys, I want to tell all young women out there that along the way there will be people who will try to undermine your success or take credit for it To take their credit or your fame,” the “Look What You Made Me Do” singer said at the time. “But if you just focus on the work and don’t let these people distract you, one day when you reach your goal, you’ll look around and know that it was you and the people who love you that brought you there. And that will be the greatest feeling in the world.”
In March 2021, Swift became the first woman to win album of the year three times and won a Grammy for her eighth studio album. folklore. Not only that Miss Americana The star has made Grammy history, but she has also won 23 Billboard Music Awards, 12 Country Music Association Awards, eight Academy of Country Music Awards and a Brit Award.
The Cats The actress also holds the record for the most American Music Award wins of any musician with 32 trophies. When Swift accepted the Artist of the Decade award at the 2019 AMAs, she shared the special moment with the fans who have stood by her through it all.
“The fact that this is an award that celebrates a decade of hard work and art and fun and memories, all that matters to me are the memories that I’ve had with you, with you, the fans, over the years,” she said at that time. “Guys, we have had great, incredible, exciting and extraordinary times together, and may it continue. Thank you for being the reason I am on this stage from day one of my career until tonight.”
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