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Taylor Swift visits Oprah

Monday, May 11, 2009 – Taylor Swift took a break from her Fearless 2009 tour late last month to tape an episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show, set to air on Monday, May 18.

The appearance was a lifelong dream for Swift, and she visited the show's Chicago studios to surprise a young fan as a part of a special episode - the finale of "Oprah's Search for the World's Smartest and Most Talented Kids." Dancers, singers and more take to the "Oprah" show stage to show off their best skills to a global audience.

Swift went overseases last week, playing two sold-out shows in London. She returned home this weekend, and the tour resumes on May 14 in Spokane, Wash. Every date on the tour has sold out.

Swift will take her tour to 52 cities in 40 states and provinces in the U.S. and Canada over the next 6 months.

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