Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 2006 Big Machine released Taylor Swift's debut single, "Tim McGraw?"

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Here are 5 interesting facts about Taylor Swift.

  • She began performing at age 10.
  • At age 14, she became the youngest staff songwriter ever hired by Sony Tree publishing house in Nashville.
  • She wrote or co-wrote all of the songs on her self-titled debut album.
  • She made her acting debut in a 2009 episode of "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation."
  • She is an active philanthropist and supports disaster-relief efforts, the Make-A-Wish Foundation, St. Jude Medical Center and Habitat for Humanity, among many other charitable organizations. She has received recognition, including a Do Something Awards nomination and the Big Help Award (presented by Michelle Obama), for her charitable endeavors.