Taylor Swift is a very popular singer. She won many awards at the 2011 CMA awards such as: Entertainer of the year, Female vocalist of the year, and a very popular song called Mean won Song of the year. At the AMA awards she won Artist of the year and favorite female artist of the year. In both the CMA and AMA awards she won Album of the year for Speak Now. At the 2011 People Choice Awards, Taylor Swift won Favorite Country Artist of the year. Taylor Swift's song: Sparks Fly ranked #3 for CMT Top 20 Countdown. She first started singing when she was 10. She released her first hit song called Tim McGraw in 2006 when she was 16 years old.