London, Feb 25 - Taylor Swift has been named as Woman of the Year at Elle Style Awards after beating Katy Perry, who won the award previous year.
The 25-year-old songstress was presented with her award at the event by another winner, Sam Smith, who was named musician of the year, the Mirror reported.
'X-Factor' guru Simon Cowell was recognized for his outstanding contribution to entertainment.
Here is the list of other winners:
Editor's Choice: Christopher Bailey
Emerging Designer: Ashley Williams
Musician of the Year: Sam Smith
Los Angeles: Taylor Swift thinks it was "exciting" making her latest album, 1989, as it fitted more into the pop genre than the country one.
The 'Style' hitmaker moved further away from her country roots on the album, reported Billboard.
"(The label) were very comfortable with what we had been doing because things had been going well. Making my last album was sort of a hybrid between country and pop. I just thought there's no way you can keep doing the same thing over and over again and it's got to be exciting to you or exciting for fans.
Los Angeles - After being teased with several previews on Instagram, the full music video for Taylor Swift's 'Style' has arrived online. The beautiful clip centers on the 25-year-old pop superstar and her on-screen lover, reported Ace Showbiz.
In the video, Swift sports some different outfits as the face of her boyfriend is projected onto her body.
She also appears as a reflection in a broken mirror while in another scene, her face is projected onto the walls in the boyfriend's bedroom.
London, Feb 15 - Taylor Swift has admitted that she's concerned that getting a new boyfriend and falling in love would be a " career weakness".
The 25-year-old singer, who has remained single ever since splitting from One Direction member Harry Styles in December 2013, asserted that she wasn't going to sit next to somebody and flirt with them for five minutes, because she knew the next day the guy will be rumored to be her boyfriend, the Mirror reported.
London, Feb 13 - Taylor Swift recently tweeted that she just found out that her latest album '1989' has surpassed sales records of her 2012 album titled 'Red'.
The 24-year-old singer tweeted that, "Just found out that in 3.5 months, 1989 has now outsold Red (which has been out for over 2 years) AND I THINK THAT'S PRETTY COOL GUYS", the Mirror reported.
Swift's huge success has come following her decision to remove her songs from streaming service Spotify late last year. (ANI)
Washington, Feb 10 - Taylor Swift and Hozier are not dating ! The music stars are nothing more than friends, sources have claimed.
The 25-year-old 'Blank Space' singer and the Irish rocker, 24, had recently attended Sam Smith's Grammy after-party, where, as per an onlooker they looked "very cutesy," People magazine reported.
However, another partygoer at the Hangar 1 Vodka and Dobel Tequila-sponsored bash says the two were only hanging out as pals with Swift's other friends pals including the band Haim.
Washington, Feb 3 - Taylor Swift has confirmed that she will not be performing at 2015 Grammys as she has some tour plans.
The 'Shake It Off' singer said that she has been planning for her '1989' World Tour from so long and she needs some time to focus on that and therefore, she will be skipping performing at Grammy's this year, E! Online reported.
The American singer added that she won't be singing any of her hit songs, but will surely try out her two feet on in the aisles.
Washington, Jan 29 - Taylor Swift has been sued by Jose Hilario, a convicted child pornographer for 100 million dollars after he claimed that the singer stole his lyrics in her latest album '1989'.
Hilario said in his handwritten lawsuit that his heart hurts adding that he have suffered so much humiliation already, Radar Online reported.
The federal lawsuit has revealed that how Swift, who had just turned 18, allegedly emailed Hilario, in January 2008 and begged him to meet her online via Skype because she was lonely and sad and that she needed someone to chat with.
Los Angeles - Rocker Matt Healy has shut down rumours of dating Taylor Swift, saying they are too busy to have a relationship even if they wanted to.
The frontman of rock group The 1975 had been romantically linked to the 25-year-old musician on several occasions but insisted they have never dated.
Washington, Jan 9 - A new study has found that songs by Rihanna, Taylor Swift and other singers gives a significant reduction in pain to kids after major surgeries.
Los Angeles - Taylor Swift's hand delivered some surprise gifts to her fans.
The 25-year-old singer uploaded a video, which showed her in the process of wrapping a whole heap of gifts for some of the fans who had been most supportive and vocal on social media throughout the year, reported Us magazine.
Washington, Jan 2 - Taylor Swift's latest album ' 1989' has emerged as the top selling album of 2014, as per Billboard, beating soundtrack for Disney's blockbuster hit 'Frozen' to second spot.
London, Dec 26 : Ed Sheeran is reportedly hoping that Taylor Swift and Orlando Bloom become a little bit more than just friends.
The 'Thinking Out Loud' singer has revealed that he would like to see sparks fly between the pop singer and Bloom, the Mirror reported.
Sheeran added that Bloom's lovely, they live in the same building and he's hoping that the magic might present itself eventually. (ANI)
Los Angeles - The Taylor Swift Experience has opened at The Grammy Museum in Los Angeles.
The exhibit opened on December 13 to mark the singer's recent 25th birthday, reported E! online.
Visitors will be able to look at nearly 100 items that relate to Swift, including personal photographs, home videos and handwritten lyrics.
Several of the musician's instruments will be on display, as well as costumes from music videos including 'Mean' and 'Teardrops On My Guitar'.
Los Angeles - Country star Taylor Swift celebrated her 25th birthday with Beyonce and Jay Z.
Swift, who reached the milestone last weekend, performed at New York City's Jingle Ball before carrying on the party at her apartment in Tribeca.
Alongside a photo of her posing with the 'Drunk in Love' hitmakers and Justin Timberlake, Sam Smith, Karlie Kloss and girl band HAIM, she wrote, "So this is being 25... #WHAT #bestbirthdayEVER. (sic)"
Washington, Dec 14 : Taylor Swift has celebrated her 25th birthday in New York.
The singer partied with celebrities like Beyonce, Jay Z, Sam Smith, the girl group HAIM, Karlie Kloss and Justin Timberlake, who was wearing a poop emoji mask, TMZ.com reported.
The party reportedly took place at the 'Shake it Off' singer's home. (ANI)
Washington, Dec 14 - Taylor Swift has recently been predicted by her natal chart to be born like star and have many good things in the coming year.
Jupiter's presence alone shows that it was highly unlikely that Swift will ever be poor, as she was born under an incredibly lucky star for wealth, the Washington Post reported.
London - Supermodel Karlie Kloss thinks her friend Taylor Swift should be an honorary Victoria's Secret Angel.
The 22-year-old model walked the runway at the brand's annual show at London's Earls Court Exhibition Centre while her 24-year-old pop star friend performed, with them even stepping down together at one point, and the blonde beauty thinks the 'Shake it Off' hitmaker should be an honorary face of the lingerie company, reported Contactmusic.
New York, Dec 13 - Taylor Swift has addressed her decision to pull her album catalog from Spotify, including the multimillion-selling 1989, and expressed her hope that the music industry "can work together to bond technology with integrity" at Billboard's Women in Music Awards.
Washington, Dec 6 - Taylor Swift recently accepted her singlehood in an interview saying that she is still single and happy to be one.
The 24-year-old singer told in an interview to 'Billboard' magazine that that she was all happy to be single and independent as this way no one would get hurt, Us magazine reported.
Wellington, Nov 22 - Taylor Swift has revealed that she knows nothing about love and relationships, as she hasn't had a lasting one.
The ' Love Story ' hitmaker, who has a colourful romance history with many stars, including Jake Gyllenhaal and Harry Styles, said in an interview with Lucky Magazine that she to believe that you find the one and that's it and nothing's difficult after that, Stuff.co.nz reported.
London, Nov 21 : Taylor Swift has become the first female singer to beat herself to top the US Billboard Hot 100 chart.
The 24-year-old beauty's new track, 'Blank Space', claimed the top spot, pushing down her previous number one hit, 'Shake It Off', from the top after a four-weeks, the BBC reported.
Swift's album '1989' too has remained on top for the 3rd consecutive week at, however, One Direction's latest album, 'Four', is expected to push it down next week.
London, Nov 20 - Taylor Swift has denied the rumors that she has signed a deal with Google in order to make her music available on its new YouTube Music Key service.
A spokesperson for the 24-year-old songstress said that the singer has had absolutely no discussion or agreement of any kind with Google's new music streaming service, the BBC reported.
Los Angeles: One Direction star Harry Styles and country star Taylor Swift are rumoured to be thinking about giving their relationship another shot, after spending almost two years apart.
Styles, 20, who recently made comments hinting he may be bisexual, is said to have been bombarding the 24-year-old beauty with text messages in a bid to get her back, reported Hollywood Life.
London, Nov 19 - Billy Bragg has recently accused Taylor Swift of not being honest with her fans, as according to him she was offered more money, so she "sold her soul" to Google.
The English singer wrote on his Facebook account that it was a shame that the 24-year-old singer's principled stands against those who would give her music away for free has turned out to be nothing more than a "corporate power play," the BBC reported.
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