Since it was recently announced that Taylor Swift will be a headliner on “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest,” many people are left wondering how this superstar got into our hearts in the first place. The truth is rather simple. She sang her way there by using a few tricks that worked.
When Taylor Swift first emerged on the country music scene, she stole the hearts of young girls everywhere by putting their rawest emotions into words and setting those words to music. As Swift matured and crossed into other genres, she still kept to her roots and made sure her songs were personal. She wrote about break ups and heartache and made millions of fans face their emotions because she got them just right in her songs.
It is no doubt that music lovers from all over the world will be tuning in to watch Swift take the stage or will be flocking to Times Square to see her performance. Taylor Swift will remain on center stage for the coming years as long as she continues to explore the human emotions that touch the hearts and lives of so many people. In a world in which superstars seem untouchable and plastic, Taylor still seems approachable, real and grounded. This is what makes her America’s sweetheart.