More popular singles soon followed, including "Our Song," a No. "Teardrops on My Guitar," "Picture to Burn" and "Should've Said No" were also successful tracks.
Swift also received critical praise for her debut effort.
The facility opened with three classrooms, a learning lab and a space dedicated to exhibits for children.
"But if you just focus on the work, and you don't let those people sidetrack you, someday when you get where you're going, you’ll look around and you will know that it was you and the people who loved you who put you there.
And that will be the greatest feeling in the world."Swift and Katy Perry, who both dated John Mayer, ended their friendship with Perry allegedly tried to poach some of Swift's tour dancers.
By the age of 10, Swift was singing at a variety of local events, including fairs and contests.
She sang "The Star-Spangled Banner" at a Philadelphia 76ers basketball game at the age of 11, and began writing her own songs and learning guitar at 12 years old.