Sohu CEO Charles Zhang Chaoyang denied the rumours on Friday morning after Chinese internet users speculated that he could be Swift’s new boyfriend. Pop singer Taylor Swift tops Forbes’ 2016 list of highest paid women in music The rumour about Zhang and Swift had surfaced recently after talk on Chinese social media that “America’s number one singer” was seeing a middle-aged tech mogul in China.Swift has been described in China as America’s most popular singer and Zhang is in his 50s.
Swift’s 2015 stare-down of Apple—she declined to put her hit album on Apple’s nascent streaming-music service when the company said it would not pay artists during its initial launch; Apple changed its policy immediately and paid everyone—was a seismic example of a single artist’s toppling corporate might.
I don’t even know who Taylor Swift is.'He distanced himself from the rumor during a live-stream hosted by his company, Sohu.
And the internet rumor may not even be talking about Swift, as it simply refers to 'America’s number one singer'.
—she took Maack to Reem Acra, where Britany got fitted for her custom hand-embroidered silk-taffeta wedding gown and Taylor for the blush-pink, cap-sleeved chiffon maid-of-honor dress that she has on today (the fitting was also Instagrammed, naturally).
Swift has even known the groom, Benjamin La Manna, since kindergarten—she admits to having had a little crush on Ben way back then, when he was “that kid who sat next to me in class with the bowl cut and the Lego lunch box.”Swift hasn’t been to Reading in more than a decade; she was fourteen when she moved with her family to Nashville, on her way to becoming a celebrated country singer-songwriter and later blossoming into one of the biggest pop acts in music history.