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Taylor Swift And Amar'e Stoudemire Are Buddies(?)

Pop star and New York institution Taylor Swift, who moved to New York in April, is a big fan of the New York Knicks. She is a fan despite the fact that the Knicks are a garbage-ass basketball team, but as Swift told Time.com, her love of them is not entirely without merit: » 11/13/14 9:58am 11/13/14 9:58am

Taylor Swift's 1989 Proves That "Pop" Doesn't Mean Anything Anymore

These are trying times to find oneself still riding for Taylor Swift, the Artist. As a celebrity, as a mostly willing punchline, as a cultural nemesis, as a content generator, she's never been bigger or better—this week alone, she's made cat noises, continued stalking her own fans on social media, preened courtside ( » 10/31/14 12:44pm 10/31/14 12:44pm

Oh Nothing, Just Taylor Swift Hanging Out With Her Pals From The Knicks

Taylor Swift is the new Queen of New York, or something, so she went to Madison Square Garden to hang out with Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire. They probably talked about how great it is to be a New Yorker. In 20 years, graffiti murals of this image will grace brick walls throughout New York's five boroughs. » 10/27/14 1:39pm 10/27/14 1:39pm

Taylor Swift's VMAs Performance, With Her Vocals Isolated

Taylor Swift performed her new single, "Shake It Off," at tonight's MTV Video Music Awards. It's a song about all her "haters," many of whom say the pop-country star can't sing live. So here's her isolated vocal track. » 8/24/14 11:26pm 8/24/14 11:26pm

What's The 404? The Digital Trials (And Errors) Of Lily Allen

This is the tale of two very different pop songs called "22." The first, from 2012, is written and performed by one Taylor Swift, America's polarizing sweetheart, taking a break from mocking her ex-boyfriends' social inadequacies to indulge in a giddy, vaguely EDM-scented Girls Night Out pajama jam that nods to the… » 5/05/14 9:43am 5/05/14 9:43am

Here's A Guy In A Custom Taylor Swift Eagles Jersey

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Deadspin Classic: The Hater’s Guide To Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift's new album, "Red," has sold 1.2 million copies in its first week, which is some sort of record for something or other. In 2010, Drew Magary wondered: Why the big fuss over a woman who makes "training-bra music"? » 10/31/12 10:30am 10/31/12 10:30am

Taylor Swift Duetting With Nicki Minaj On "Super Bass" Is Perhaps The…

Deadspin once said some very nasty things about Taylor Swift. We now want to say some nice things about Taylor Swift. » 8/30/11 11:30pm 8/30/11 11:30pm

Golden Tate Sings Taylor Swift

When you're asked to croon a few lines from your favorite Taylor Swift song, the only correct answer is "I don't know any." Golden Tate does not give the correct answer. » 5/27/10 4:30pm 5/27/10 4:30pm