Mon, 21 May 2012 15:20:24 GMT | By Kevin Ritchie
Billboard Music Awards 2012: Best & worst moments

Billboard Woman of the Year: Taylor Swift



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Woman of the Year winner Taylor Swift received the kind of welcome usually reserved for musicians that are knocking on death's door. After effusive introductions by singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson and actress Zooey Deschannel, a montage listed off the her many accomplishments: the only woman in music history to release three number one albums in a row, she's written every song on all of her albums, she has worldwide sales of 22 million albums, is the youngest person to win Album of the Year at the Grammys. Of course, the 22-year-old still managed to look shocked.

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