The energy and anticipation inside L.A.'s The Palladium was palpable as Swift took the stage -soundtracked by her own feminist anthem "The Man", naturally - at Thursday night's (December 12) Billboard Women in Music Awards.
Over the past year, Swift has repeatedly expressed her devotion to liberal politics, so it's surprising that she would go after a leftwing billionaire who has funded countless high-profile Democratic political campaigns. "It wasn't", Taylor insisted.
Speaking to the crowd, she said: "It's really weird to be woman of the year at 17".
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In a candid chat she explained: "New artists and producers and writers need work, and they need to be likeable and get booked in sessions, and they can't make noise - but if I can, then I'm going to".
Describing the past ten years as "magnificent, happy, free, confused, sometimes lonely but mostly golden", the Grammy Award victor acknowledged Braun's deal to buy the rights to her master recordings which happened without her "approval, consultation, or consent".
Carlile thanked her wife, her business team and her collaborators, Phil and Tim Hanseroth, and she also spoke about her two young daughters, who she says "were put here to challenge everything I believed in or thought I could count on".
"I just want to say that the definition of toxic male privilege in our industry is that people say", Well, he has always been nice to me, "when I am rightly concerned about artists and their rights to own their music, "continued". Follow Clash Magazine as we skip merrily between clubs, concerts, interviews and photo shoots.
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This means that the company owns Swift's earlier music material and has a legal basis to prevent her from performing it until 2020.
"No!" Swift exclaimed. "That criticism is reserved for [women]!" He also added that Swift had "every chance in the world to own her masters". Of course he's nice to you. "It comes down to this: Who lets that scrutiny break them and who keeps making great art?"
After presenting the large cake to her, Duran requested that the lights come up on the audience so that they could sing "Happy Birthday" to the star. With Swift spending less time in the spotlight, her famous friendships became far less public than in years past.
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