It wasn't until the age of 9 that Taylor started to develop her interest in music. Orth remembers Swift always being bubbly and full of talent, especially when it came to singing. Swift first turned to musical theatre at school and performed in numerous productions at Berks Youth Theatre Academy including "Bye Bye Birdie" and "Annie." She traveled regularly to New York City for vocal and acting lessons but became discouraged by Broadway after numerous unrecognized auditions.
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Automated bots and armchair investors are watching the presidents Twitter feed for company mentions but predicting what happens next can be tricky. (via A Little Birdie Told Me: Playing the Market on Trump Tweets - The New York Times)
A New York Times best-selling author and award-winning journalist with publishing credits in Essence and Vibe, Aliya S. King uses her experience covering celebrity culture to create juicy tales of sex, ambition, and betrayal. In Diamond Life, Alex Maxwell’s rapper husband, Birdie, sees his album go multiplatinum - but life in the spotlight might be too much for his marriage to withstand.