Washington D.C., Nov 13 : Taylor Swift's copyright lawsuit seems to have ended on a happy note as a judge dismissed it by invoking the star's own lyrics.
Dismissing the case, United States District Court judge Gail Standish wrote, "At present, the Court is not saying that Braham can never, ever, ever get his case back in court. But for now, we have got problems, and the Court is not sure Braham can solve them," TMZ.com reports.
Washington D.C., Nov. 1 - Taylor Swift is being sued by a songwriter for stealing lyrics for her hit-single 'Shake it Off.'
Songwriter Jessie Braham has said that the 'Shake it Off' singer stole lyrics from a song he wrote in 2013 called 'Haters Gone Hate,' and has pointed out that his song phrase was used more than 70 times in Taylor's 2014 song.
Braham said that his lyrics were "Haters gone hater, playas gone play. Watch out for them fakers, they'll fake you everyday."
The songwriter wants USD 42 million from Taylor and also wants his name added to 'Shake It Off.' (ANI)
Washington D.C., Oct. 31 - Oh suit! A songwriter has recently accused Taylor Swift of taking lyrics from his composition.
Jessie Braham has claimed in the lawsuit that the 25-year-old songstress' signature hit borrows heavily from a song he wrote in 2013 called 'Haters Gone Hate,' reports TMZ.com.
He has also pointed out that his song's phrase is used more than 70 times in Swift's 2014 song.
Braham now wants the 'Bad Blood' hit-maker to pay him 42 million dollars and print his name on the new prints of 'Shake It Off.' (ANI)
Washington D. C, Oct. 30 - To mark the national cat day, Taylor Swift took to the social media and shared an adorable snap of her cat.
Sharing a picture of her internet-famous cat, Olivia Benson, the 25-year-old singer tweeted, "With every passing day, Olivia looks less like a cat and more like a melting snowman Happy #NationalCatDay", E! Online reports.
The cute snapshot shows Olivia sitting as she stares.
Notably, Swift is yet to post something for her cat Meredith. (ANI)
Washington D. C., Oct. 29 - Cherishing her childhood memories, Taylor Swift recently shared her throwback pic on the social media.
The 25-year-old singer took to her Instagram page and shared her old childhood pic, which shows her dressed in the yellow Teletubby for Halloween, E! Online reports.
The 'Shake It Off' hit-maker captioned the cute pic "When you dress as the yellow teletubby for Halloween, but it's before Teletubbies got huge so all the kids at school ask you why you're dressed as a yellow pregnant alien."
Washington D. C., Oct. 29 - Taylor Swift has recently filed a countersuit against a radio host, who allegedly groped her during Denver concert.
The 25-year-old singer claimed that back in 2013, the accused David Mueller had lifted her skirt and grabbed her butt backstage while taking a photo, TMZ. com reports.
Denying the accusations, Mueller claimed that the assault was carried out by someone else.
However, the 'Bad Blood' hit-maker opined that the country music DJ was the one who grabbed her butt.
Washington D. C., Oct. 28 - One year of '1989' was a special day for Taylor Swift as she was accompanied by the love of her life Calvin Harris on that day.
The 25-year-old songstress performed in Miami to celebrate the big day, where her DJ boyfriend was spotted wearing a neutral colored T-shirt with a black jacket, reports E! Online.
While Harris was only picture singing along to classic hits, including 'Style' and 'Blank Space,' Swifties were able to enjoy a couple more surprise guests, including Dwyane Wade, Pitbull and Ricky Martin during the comcert.
Washington D. C., Oct. 19 - Looks like Taylor Swift is not a pro when it comes to using knives in the kitchen, as she recently cut her thumb open while cooking.
The 25-year-old superstar took to her Instagram page to share a snap of her bandaged up thumb , alongside caption, "Band aids don't fix kitchen knife-related injuries," TMZ. com reports.
Swift bandaged her thumb for her concert in Texas and wrote number 13 on it. (ANI)
Washington D.C., Oct. 14-This year she was just a guest in the Met Gala, but next year she will be the host. Yes, Taylor Swift will be hosting the 2016 Met Gala awards.
The 25-year-old songstress will be sharing the stage with Idris Elba, Anna Wintour, Jonathan Ive, reports E! Online.
Interestingly, the theme of the awards will be Manux X Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology.
The 2015 Met Gala awards will take place on May 2, 2016. (ANI)
Melbourne, Oct 13 - A ruffled Calvin Harris expressed his displeasure over the rumours that he and Taylor Swift have broken up and warned that if anyone goes around spreading or encouraging the rumour in any way, will be sued.
The Forbes Highest-Paid DJ tweeted using some harsh words saying that it's not going to be a 'happy ending' for everyone, who would fabricate rubbish rumours, he would sue him/her for defamation of character, News.com.au reported.
Later the 'Shake It Off' singer favourited her lover's tweet from her own account, in order to back him.
Melbourne, Oct. 9 - Looks like Taylor Swift has had enough of being 'Taylor Swift' as she wishes to take a break now.
The 25-year-old songstress, who has been going around the world for her 1989 world tour, said in a recent interview that she thinks she should take some time off, reports News.com.au.
The 'Bad Blood' added that people might need a break from her and now she wishes to hang out with her friends and write music.
Swift added that she is in news every day for some reason and she feels like everyone is waiting for her to mess up from which she wants a break. (ANI)
Washington, Oct. 5 - Taylor Swift finally got a chance to reunite with her furry friends, whom she has been missing due to her 1989 tour.
The 25-year-old singer who previously wrote on Instagram, "When you can't take your cats to Canada so you hug a cardboard version of them, But it's NOT THE SAME," met her cats on October 4, reports E! Online.
Posting a picture with her cat, the 'Bad Blood' hit-maker posted, " Meredith is allergic to joy." (ANI)
Washington D.C., Sept. 18 - Singers Rihanna and Taylor Swift's fans are not going to see them perform together anytime soon, as their duet performance does not make sense to the 'Diamonds' hit-maker.
In a recent interview, when the 27-year-old singer was asked whether or not she will be joining the 25-year-old 'Bad Blood' hit-maker on stage, she replied, "I don't think I would. I just don't think that makes sense," reports E! Online.
Rihanna added, "I don't think our brands are the same; I don't think they match. I don't think our audiences are the same." (ANI)
Washington D.C., Sept. 15 - It's a trouble bubble for Taylor Swift as she has been sued by a country music DJ in Colorado, who was fired for touching the singer's butt.
According to sources, David Mueller has filed a lawsuit against the 25-year-old singer and has claimed that he was fired from his job at 98.5 KYGO over false allegations that he grabbed the singer's butt while taking a photo, reports E! Online.
Melbourne, Sept 15 - Taylor Swift is ahead of choosing a name like Pumpkin, Sugarcane and Honey for her DJ boyfriend Calvin Harris, as reportedly she call him by his real name, Adam, rather than with his stage name .
A source close to the couple informed that the 'Love Story' hit-maker always calls her 31-year-old DJ boyfriend by his birth name and never "Calvin" in private, News.com.au reported.
The source added that the 25-year-old singer is head over heels and hasn't ever been in love like this before as she dresses up especially whenever she is going to see him to look her best.
Washington D.C., Sept. 14 - Blake Lively has clarified that she didn't intend throwing shades on Taylor Swift while comparing the singer's latest hit track ' Bad Blood's star squad with her recent group post of L'Oreal Riche lipstick advertisement.
The 'Gossip Girl' star said that she is so obsessed with the 25-year-old songstress, that she even possesses marriage aspirations towards her, E! Online reports.
Washington D.C., Sept 9 - With her 45.5 million followers on Instagram, Pop star Taylor Swift snatched Kim Kardashian's most followed person crown.
Earlier, the 25-year-old songstress was ranked the third most followed celeb, with the 34-year-old reality star and Beyonce preceding her, reports Us magazine.
The 'Bad Blood' hit-maker has not given any reactions on her achievement yet. ANI)
Washington D. C., Sep. 1 - Everyone knows Taylor Swift has a nice bunch of model and celebrity friends, but unlike this, Miley Cyrus has admitted that she doesn't need famous people to be friends with.
The 'Wrecking Ball' hit-maker said in an interview that none of her friends are famous because she likes real people who are living real lives and gets inspired by them, Us Magazine reported.
Melbourne, Aug. 21 - Taylor Swift has reportedly rejected a multi-million dollar deal to appear in an underwear advertisement alongside beau Calvin Harris.
Tabloid media revealed that Armani had approached the 25-year-old singer with a 13.9 million dollar offer to appear in their campaign, but the songstress rejected the offer claiming that showing off too much skin would damage her image, reports News. com. au.
Sources further said that if the 'Bad Blood' hit-maker was married to her boyfriend, then she would have accepted the offer. (ANI)
Melbourne, Aug. 19 - Taylor Swift had an emotional moment onstage during her concert at the Glendale, Arizona, when she opened up about her mother's cancer diagnoses.
During the concert, the 25-year-old singer sung 'Ronan', a song which she wrote for a child named Ronan Thompson who died from neuroblastoma at the age of three, reported News. com. au.
The 'Bad Blood' hit-maker got choked while she was introducing her emotional song and even spoke about how cancer has impacted her own family as her mother Andrea Finlay Swift was diagnosed with the disease in 2015.
Washington DC, August 16 - Taylor Swift seems to have added herself as the new member of the Fifth Harmony as she recently shared the stage with pop group members for her performance on ' Worth It'.
The 25-year old singer invited the pop group members Dinah Jane Hansen, Camila Cabello, Ally Brooke Hernandez, Lauren Jauregui, and Normani Kordei to perform with her on stage as her surprise guests at the concert in Santa Clara, California, E! Online reported.
Washington DC, Aug 12 - Taylor Swift took to Twitter to put an end to rumours of her buying a castle in Scotland to stay closer to her beau Calvin Harris.
The 25-year-old 'Shake It Off' singer posted a line from her song, 'New Romantics' and wrote "Cause baby I could build a castle out of all the bricks they threw at me" adding, "But I'm not actually buying a castle", the People Magazine reported.
London, Aug. 5 - Taylor Swift has opened up about how Jay Z helped her in mending her rift with Kanye West that was fueled after the rapper interrupted her winner's speech at the MTV VMAs in 2009.
While speaking to the Vanity Fair, the 25-year-old singer said that after becoming friends with the 45-year-old rapper, she and West eventually developed a mutual respect for each other, reported the Guardian.
The 'Bad Blood' hit-maker claims that she was not ready to be friends with the 38-year-old 'All Day' hit-maker until she felt that he respected her and West wanted the same.
Washington DC, Aug. 4 : Taylor Swift just made Karlie Kloss' day by sending her warm wishes for her 23rd birthday.
In a heartfelt Instagram post, the 25-year-old singer posted a throwback photo of the supermodel cooking in the kitchen with Calvin Harris and captioned it, "Some of my best memories have been with this girl, laughing in the kitchen, Happy Birthday to the ray of light that is @KarlieKloss," reported E! Online
Washington DC, July 29 - When Taylor Swift got a break from her 1989 World Tour, she quickly jetted to Los Angeles to meet Jaime King's newborn like a good godmother.
Posting a picture of herself cuddling the baby boy, who was born on July 16, the 25-year-old singer captioned it, "Meeting my boy," reported People magazine.
The 'Blank Space' hit-maker also posted a picture where in Leo Thames' hand was curled around the singer's finger and captioned it with her song's lyrics, "Your little hand's wrapped around my finger and it's so quiet in the world tonight"
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