Taylor Swift Youngest Grammy Album Of The Year Nominee Ever
December 4, 2009 at 7:43 AM (PT)
BIG MACHINE RECORDS artist TAYLOR SWIFT is the youngest individual ever to be nominated for a GRAMMY for "Album of the Year." She is nominated for her album "Fearless." SWIFT will be 20 years old and one month on JANUARY 31st when the GRAMMYS are presented. The former record holder as the youngest
nominees was JANET JACKSON for her album "Control" in 1987, when she was 20 years old and nine months.
SWIFT was nominated for eight awards in total, including song and record of the year (NET NEWS 12/3).
SWIFT said: "I honestly never would have predicted this, eight nominations — I'm ecstatic, and blown away and so so thankful."
For more on TAYLOR SWIFT, see www.taylorswift.com.