ACM Awards queen Taylor Swift is a frequent Grammy grabber, too

On the eve of Taylor Swift‘s expected romp at the Academy of Country Music Awards (see our predictions here), let’s put her current CD release “Red” in other kudos context – the Grammys.

Our contributor Daniel Boneschansker has done all of the heavy lifting.

Check out this impressive thread he maintains in our forums where he documents the Grammy past of all current top-selling tunes, plus he adds their sales, chart stats and Metacritic scores.

Below is how Swift stacks up.

Also see how Daniel presents the hot music releases of Justin Timberlake, One Direction, Jason Aldean, Bruno Mars and others HERE.

Taylor Swift
Album: “Red”
Sales: 3,570,995
Release: October 22, 2012
Genre(s): Country, Pop
Metacritic: 77
Peak: #1 (7 weeks)

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“We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” (8/14/12) — Hot #1, Country #1, Pop #2, Adult Pop #7, AC #9; Certified 3x Platinum

“Begin Again”(9/25/12 digital, 10/1/12 radio) — Hot #7, Country #10, Country Airplay #3; Certified Gold 

“I Knew You Were Trouble”(11/27/12) — Hot #2, Pop #1, Adult Pop #1, AC #13; Certified 3x Platinum

“22”(3/12/13) — Hot #44, Pop #27, Adult Pop #34

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2008: Best New Artist

2010: Album of the Year (“Fearless”)

2010: Best Country Album (“Fearless”)

2010: Best Female Country Vocal Performance (“White Horse”)

2010: Best Country Song (“White Horse”)

2010: Record of the Year (“You Belong with Me”)

2010: Song of the Year (“You Belong with Me”)

2010: Best Female Pop Vocal Performance (“You Belong with Me”)

2010: Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals (“Breathe” with Colbie Caillat)

2012: Best Country Album (“Speak Now”)

2012: Best Country Solo Performance (“Mean”)

2012: Best Country Song (“Mean”)

2013: Record of the Year (“We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together”)

2013: Best Country Duo/Group Performance (“Safe & Sound” with The Civil Wars)

2013: Best Song Written for Visual Media (“Safe & Sound” with The Civil Wars)

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