While it may have just come out that LeAnn Rimes may be a little too addicted to popping supplements in the interest of maintaining her youthful glow, this country superstar is no newbie to media gossip. From the age of 13, LeAnn has been in the spotlight, and it’s her 20 year career that we’re celebrating with her on her 33rd birthday this August 28th. Here are some tidbits about LeAnn that has kept our attention on her for all of these years.
10. She Influenced Taylor Swift to Become Taylor Swift
Another fabulous talent that broke out as a teen mega-star on the country scene is Taylor Swift, and this idol is a force to be reckoned with. She is one of the best-selling artists of all time and has won seven Grammy Awards. And who does this prodigy attribute as her greatest influence? That’s right, Ms. LeAnn Rimes! Not only that, but as a budding-starlet, Swift won her first singing competition at the age of 11, singing LeAnn Rimes’ “Big Deal.”(Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)