Taylor Swift Breaks an All-Time AMA Record — And Urges People to Vote In Midterm Elections


Tonight (Oct. 9) on the American Music Awards, Taylor Swift opened the present with a revamped model of her hit "I Did Something Bad" full with fierce facials, hearth and (in fact) a big snake that reached the ceiling. But that was solely considered one of her many moments all through the night time.

Swift took dwelling 4 awards (Tour of the Year, for her Reputation Tour; Favorite Album — Pop/Rock, Reputation; Favorite Female Artist Pop/Rock, and Artist of the Year) and efficiently turned essentially the most adorned feminine AMA winner ever with 23 AMAs. She beat the document beforehand held by Whitney Houston.

After profitable for Favorite Album — Pop/Rock, Swift had lots to say. "This is the primary time I wrote an album based mostly on a title first, she revealed. "I used to be writing the album based mostly on all of the aspects of a repute [while being surrounded by friends and family] who by no means beloved me any much less based mostly on all of the fluctuations of public opinion."

"I all the time take a look at albums as chapters in my life," she continued. "I'm so completely happy that you simply like this one. But I’ve to be actually sincere — I'm much more excited concerning the subsequent chapter."

But when she received for Artist of the Year, she had an much more essential message to share. "Every single time this occurs it represents encouragement and motivation for me to be higher, work more durable, and attempt to make you guys proud," Swift stated. "[I want to] point out the truth that this award, and each single award given out tonight, have been voted on by the individuals. And you realize what else is voted on by the individuals? The midterm elections on Nov. 6 — get out and vote. I really like you guys."

The urge to vote within the upcoming midterms comes after a really political put up from Swift, during which she overtly shared her help for Democratic nominees Phil Bredesen for Senate and Jim Cooper for House of Representatives. See the put up right here.

Taylor Swift Breaks an All-Time AMA Record -- And Urges People to Vote In Midterm Elections