Taylor Swift has stated that she has written songs about all of her ex-boyfriends, and that they are the greatest inspiration for her. So this is a list of who was the inspiration for what song, what interviews she talked about it in, and any other relevant information.
Their relationship ended because he had to go to college. His current girlfriend isn't too pleased with it, though. He was going away to college so she wanted to write him something to remember her by. Picture to Burn was written about an ex-boyfriend named Jordan Alford, whom she calls a redneck, and says he never let her drive his pick-up truck. Teardrops on My Guitar was written about a boy she liked, whom she never actually dated. Drew was surprised when he heard his name in the song. Taylor stated that two years after the song came out Drew showed up at her house and asked her on a date.
Joe Jonas broke up with her over the phone, which is something she has complained about on Ellen DeGeneres' Show and elsewhere. She got her record company to let her record a song about it, to add at the last minute to her album. Taylor Lautner became her boyfriend after they met on set for the film Valentine's Day.
Their relationship was popularly known as Taylor Squared. They broke up in early She mentioned going to a hockey game with him during her October 29th appearance on The Ellen Show. According to MTV he was more into her than she was into him, he going everywhere he could to see her, but it was not working out. The song, Back to December is suspected to be about Taylor Lautner. The song is an apology to him.
Some of the lyrics go Because the last time you saw me is still burned in the back of your mind So this is me swallowing my pride, standing in front of you saying I'm sorry for that night.
And I go back to December all the time. You gave me all your love and all I gave you was goodbye. The couple hasn't reunited and at the recent American Music Awards Swift performed the song and at the end added "and he said..
The song Enchanted is about Adam Young of Owl City but she never dated him, although he did state his interest in her. Conor Kennedy is rumored to have inspired the song Begin Again.
Taylor and Calvin Harris broke up after 15 months of dating. To learn about Taylor's current boyfriend, please read Current love interest.