September 21, 2011 10:15 PM

Timothy Finn | There’s talent behind Taylor’s swift rise to the top

The consensus after a weak performance at the 2010 Grammys was that Taylor Swift’s career might be in jeopardy because she had been exposed as some kind of industry concoction: another pretty face with a voice in need of cosmetic repairs. All she has done since then is remain at the top of the popular-music mountain.

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