ray j 10/11/2013 10:01 PM ET | Filed under: kim kardashian reggie bush Taylor Swift Taylor Swift 's neighbors in Rhode Island might not have been bringing chocolate chip cookies and fresh lemonade to her door when she first moved in, but it looks like things have smoothed over. After allegedly pissing off locals by not allowing them access to clean up the beach in her area, she must have sent them all some of her baked goods because one neighbor is welcoming her with open arms or maybe we should say an open cornfield! Richard Manfredi has mowed the words "Welcome Taylor" accompanied by a guitar into his corn maze. He says that he was able to complete the warm welcome with the help of three others all because they just wanted to be good neighbors to Swifty. And we're sure Swifty is being just as good a neighbor to her new BFFs!
Nominations for the prizes were announced Thursday morning on Good Morning America, with Macklemore & Ryan Lewis leading the pack with six nominations, followed closely by Swift and Timberlake with five nominations a piece. Also read: Foam Finger Inventor Says Miley Cyrus Degraded an Honorable Icon Florida Georgia Line, Rihanna and Robin Thicke earned four nods, while Mars and Imagine Dragons were nominated for three awards. And lock up those teddy bears and break out the flesh-colored bra and panty sets, because it was also announced that Miley Cyrus , the former Disney Channel star who also twerks, will perform on the show. Imagine Dragons will be featured on the show as well, which will be broadcast live from the NOKIA Theatre L.A. LIVE on Nov. 24 on ABC. Additional acts and presenters will be announced in the coming weeks. 2013 AMERICAN MUSIC AWARDS NOMINEES: ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Taylor Swift?s ?Sweeter Than Fiction? Track Is Catchy and Confessional
But Nashville's appeal also lies in what isn't based there. "Every time I go anywhere else where I've bought a house, every day of my life seems to be documented in some way. Either there's a photo of me going to the grocery store, and you know what I bought there - which is weird - or there's a photo of me going in to work out, or there's a picture of me paddle-boarding, or there's a picture of me in my car leaving my driveway. Somehow, Nashville has remained the coziest, most normal place for me to live. Because I still go to the grocery store in Nashville, but instead of it being documented and there being paparazzi and people speculating on what I bought at the grocery store, I just end up having normal conversations with someone in the cereal aisle, and that somehow never gets documented (laughs).
The pop star opened her $4 million Taylor Swift Education Center at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Saturday. And she'll accept a record sixth songwriter-artist of the year award from Nashville Songwriters Association International on Sunday. Swift, 23, cut the ribbon on the kim kardashian gallery new education center she donated to the museum as part of its expansion campaign, and showed reporters and area high school students the new classroom and exhibit space before the museum opened. "I'm really excited about this music education center and the fact that right now they have three different classes going on today," Swift said in an interview after the ceremony. "It's really exciting that we can be here on a day when they're not only unveiling it, but they're starting to actively use it today." The center, which is opening earlier than planned (it was supposed to be early 2014), spans two floors and includes three classrooms, a learning lab and hands-on instrument room, as well as an interactive children's exhibit gallery that will open next year. Taylor Swift at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum on Oct. 12 in Nashville, after opening the $4 million education center she donated.
And fans finally get to listen to a snippet of the song. Although its a brief clip, its undeniably Swift.Your eyes are brighter than distance / This love is sweeter than fiction, she sings to a catchy beat. The songstress wrote this song with the help of Jack Antonoff from fun. and theres more electronic beats and subtle influences from his own style, making for a fun (no pun intended) and danceable song. The film, which has been described as gritty, starsJulie Walters and James Corden, http://snowmjsw.jigsy.com drawing comparisons to other movies like The Full Monty and Billy Elliot. Swift just finished up the U.S.