UofMixtape: Essential Taylor Swift

Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 2:59pm

Since debuting in 2006 as a country teen with a guitar, Taylor Swift has developed into a certified Top 40 pop star, achieving seven Billboard Number One songs. In the course of five releases, Taylor inched closer to mainstream pop music and fully committed to the genre with 2014’s nearly flawless 1989. In the wake of Reputation, I outline in sequential album order Taylor’s essential tracks: (Disclaimer: “All Too Well” is Taylor’s greatest song)