Miley Cyrus Vs Taylor Swift

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Miley Cyrus vs. Taylor Swift: Does Sex Really Sell? In today’s world, it seems as though the females in the entertainment industry are relying on over-sexualizing themselves to sell their music. We have all heard the common phrase “sex sells,” but does it, really? Amidst all the twerking and sledgehammer licking we see in today’s music videos, there are a few females that vow to keep it clean. Does how the public and media view these stars affect their sales, and how do those squeaky-clean stars’ numbers match up to this generation’s sexy youth? Miley Cyrus throughout the years Miley Cyrus throughout the years Back in 2006, Miley Cyrus was America’s Sweetheart. Fast forward a couple years, and that image seemed to vanish in almost an instant.…show more content…
Known for her squeaky-clean image and tendency to write songs about ex-boyfriends, Swift has undergone a much more subtle transformation over the years from starting out as a country artist, to slowly rising to pop stardom. With five albums and three tours under her belt, Taylor Swift has taken the entertainment industry by storm, all while keeping her clothes on. And in today’s portrayal of females in the media, one may ask how Ms. Swift can achieve such success while being fully clothed. Like Cyrus, she started her career off in the country music genre at the young age of 14, and was an instant star in the eyes of the public. Her first album, properly entitled Taylor Swift, contained five successful singles and peaked at number 5 on Billboard Top 200 and has sold over 5 million copies in the US and 11 million worldwide since it’s…show more content…
The lead single, “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” marked Taylor’s first Billboard number 1 single and the album overall hit 4x Platinum status in the United States. Red Taylor Swift’s album Red One of the reasons why the media portrays Swift in such a positive light is because she actively connects and interacts with her fans. As part of promotion for the album, Swift arranged a live web chat between herself and her fans. The chat generated over 72,000 fans while Taylor chatted about the album, and revealed its release date. In addition to this web chat, Swift surprised a fan at her home with gifts in November, contributing to her All-American-sweetheart
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