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We still may not be sure about whom Taylor Swift is singing in her latest single, "We Are Never Getting Back Together," but we can be certain of one thing:

It's already a huge hit.

The track is on pace for 600,000 downloads in its opening week, meaning it will challenge Flo Rida (and "Right Round") for the largest debut of all-time and shatter the female record-holder: Lady Gaga with "Born This Way."

Taylor Swift in White

The song also broke in to the Billboard Hot 100 at number-72, but its initial seven days of sales, combined with its overwhelming airplay, make it a strong favorite to hold the top spot later this month.

SoundScan will post final scales figures tomorrow, but we don't need to wait until then to declare: the music world belongs to Taylor Swift. All other artists are just living in it.

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So... who is it about?

That's the first question fans have for Taylor Swift, as the singer played host to a number of fans last night during a live Web chat and answered a number of questions about her career. To wit:

"I have a new album coming out October 22 and I wanted to tell you about it and I wanted to tell you all about it right now," she told the crowd, teasing them with the title of the debut single off the upcoming CD:

We Are Never Getting Back Together.

Taylor Swift Album Cover

So, we ask again: Who is this breakup anthem about?

In the track - listen to "We Are Never Getting Back Together" now! - Swift croons about an on-again/off-again relationship, also mentioning an "indie record" that her ex sets out to make.

Any theories?

In her current personal life, Taylor couldn't be happier. She's dating Conor Kennedy and even just purchased a beach house right next door to his family.

WATCH THE FULL Q&A BETWEEN SWIFT AND HER FANS BELOW.

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Taylor Swift is back with her second song off The Hunger Games soundtrack.

The superstar, who has already released the official video for "Safe and Sound," surprised fans in New Zealand over the weekend with an acoustic version of "Open Eyes," a track that will accompany Katniss and company on screen this Friday when the biggest movie of the year opens.

"I'm really excited about it... but, I mean, you don't think I'd get in trouble if I played it now? Probably not, right?" Swift teased thousands of attendees in Auckland before launching into the track.

Listen to it now and pick up The Hunger Games soundtrack this week. It also includes tunes by Arcade Fire, Maroon 5 and Miranda Lambert.

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Taylor Swift enjoyed a REALLY good 2011.

Based on U.S. income from tours, album sale and publishing royalties, Billboard has determined that the talented young crooner earned more money than any other musician in 2011. Just how much did Taylor bring in?

A cool $35 million.

Taylor Swift Grammys Photo

The singer is currently on tour in Australia, meanwhile, looking to get a big, early start in 2012.

Here's a look at the top 10 music money makers from the past year:

  1. Taylor Swift
  2. U2
  3. Kenny Chesney
  4. Lady Gaga
  5. Lil Wayne
  6. Sade
  7. Bon Jovi
  8. Celine Dion
  9. Jason Aldean
  10. Adele

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Taylor Swift + Katniss Everdeen = Utter awesomeness.

Granted, the singer doesn't actually interact with the District 12 resident in the following video - which is for "Safe and Sound," the single by Swift and The Civil Wars that will be included on The Hunger Games soundtrack - but still. That notion makes us smile.

Swift and Civil Wars

Below, watch as Taylor wanders around the forest alone, barefoot and ragged, never actually meeting with The Civil Wars (who opened for her at the 2012 Grammys), but eventually picking up the iconic Mockingjay pin from the books and perfectly honoring the story we all know and love.

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What do you get when you combine Taylor Swift with The Hunger Games? Absolute awesomeness!

Also, the single "Safe and Sound."

Indeed, the young superstar will include that just-released track on the aforementioned movie's upcoming soundtrack, as she's joined on it below by The Civil Wars. Take a listen now and sound off: What do you think?

Remember: The Hunger Games will be released on March 23, 2012. Continue to build on your excitement for the blockbuster by checking out the official movie trailer now!

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Taylor Swift has come out with the official video for her fifth track of the platinum album, "Speak Now."

The superstar has said she had a "very definitive" vision for what she wanted to do with "Ours," and director Declan Whitebloom was all too happy to abide by the advice of the singer/songewriter, he told E! News:

"When Taylor says, 'I've got an idea,' you listen to what she's gonna say. And so I did, and it was a great idea - and I loved it!"

Taylor Swift, Ours

In the video, Swift takes on the role of an office worker having a no good, terrible, very bad day... until she remember that there's a special someone on whom she can count. And he's played by former Friday Night Lights quarterback Zach Gilford! Watch it below:

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Taylor Swift has received yet another honor.

The multiple-time Grammy and Country Music Award winner is Billboard's Woman of the Year, the magazine announced this week, making Swift the accolade's youngest-ever recipient.

"Taylor has shown the power of good songwriting with music that has transcended genres," said Bill Werde, Billboard's Editorial Director. "At the young age of 21, Taylor has already made a major impact on music and has been an incredible role model for aspiring songwriters and young women everywhere. I look forward to watching her career continue to flourish in the years to come."

Swift has spent all summer on her Speak Now tour, covering tracks by local artists and welcoming special guests on stage. Catch up on various performances by the star in our Taylor Swift video section!

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Another Taylor Swift concert, another special local guest star.

As THG has excitedly documents over the past few weeks, Swift has been inviting hometown favorites on stage with her throughout her Speak Now tour, from Usher in Atlanta to Andy Grammar in Nashville.

The latest? B.O.B. in Dallas. Watch these two duet on "Airplanes," courtesy of a show at Dallas Cowboys Stadium, now:

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Go see Taylor Swift in concert this summer and you never know who might pop up on stage.

Throughout her Speak Now tour, Swift has surprised fans by singing duets with Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj and, most recently, Tim McGraw, Kenny Chesney and Andy Grammer! All three joined the young icon for a show in Nashville over the weekend.

Below, you can watch Taylor introduce Grammer to the crowd and then join him for a rendition of "Keep Your Head Up," a song Swift says she listens to any time she's feeling down.

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I think it's kind of fun to call out your ex-boyfriends. Like why do this if you're not gonna take the opportunity to always have the last word. It's so much fun.

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I saw that documentary on Britney Spears, and I feel bad for her—she can't leave her house!

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