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Taylor Swift joins with Symphony for July 4 celebration

Thursday, June 28, 2007 – Taylor Swift, will join the Nashville Symphony as a special guest at this year's Music City July 4th: Let Freedom Sing! concert. The annual event attracts more than 100,000 spectators each year. Beginning at 8 p.m. (CDT) on July 4th, the concert will be broadcast live on the GAC: Great American Country television network.

For her first-ever performance with an orchestral accompaniment, Swift will perform her current Top 10 hit single "Teardrops on My Guitar." Swift and her band will perform "Picture To Burn," another selection from her platinum-selling self-titled debut CD.

Immediately after the show, Swift will board her bus and hit the road for more summer concert dates - this month she's a guest on Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's Soul2Soul 2007 tour and Brad Paisley's Bonfires and Amplifiers tour.

Last month, Swift made country music history as the only female artist in ever to write or co-write every song on a Platinum- selling debut.

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