RSS Feed Follow me on Twitter! Country Music Tattle Tale on YouTube Country Music Tattle Tale on Flicker Follow Country Music Tattle Tale on Facebook Instagram

Taylor Swift Being Sued by Capital Hoedown

Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift was set to headline the Canadian Hoedown in Ottawa last August but when officials canceled the show Taylor kept her advance payment of $2.5 million dollars, and according to TMZ, she is now being sued.

Organizers of the Capitol Hoedown announced in July 2012 that zoning problems and rising costs had forced the cancellation of the event.

So what does all of this have to do with Taylor Swift?

According to a new lawsuit filed in federal court in New York, Taylor was given her payment up front and the ticket company, which had to refund $1.8 million in tickets, believe she is responsible for paying the money since she never actually did anything.   According to TMZ even if Taylor were to pay, she would still walk with $700k in profit.

Taylor’s rep told TMZ the singer NEVER made a deal with the ticket company — and has not yet seen the lawsuit … which means she’s not exactly rushing to fork over a $1.8 million check.

Sounds to me like someone forgot to put an ever important clause into Miss Swift’s contract when they made the deal.

CMTT wants you to be a Tattle Tale! We want to hear what you have to say about country music and your favorite artists. Email Jessica at CMTT wants you to be a Tattle Tale! We want to hear what you have to say about country music and your favorite artists. Email Jessica at Don’t miss a country music beat! Sign up to receive free email updates or subscribe to CMTT via RSS today!

Performers Mentioned In This Article

Tweet about this on TwitterPin on PinterestShare on FacebookEmail this to someoneShare on LinkedInShare on Google+
Both comments and pings are currently closed.

11 Responses to “Taylor Swift Being Sued by Capital Hoedown”

  1. Anonymous says:


  2. anonymus says:

    je déteste déteste la sanglante chatte kristen stewart et Tay Tay tellement rapide, mais je suis un gros bébés swiftie 4eva moi aussi je hais coq kassidy

  3. alyzssa says:

    i love you taylor

  4. melika says:

    iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii LOVE y()()()()()()u tayLOooOOOr <3

  5. anna says:

    i love her. she’s reaaly good and beautifull!

  6. Taylor is so beautiful inside and out, and my absolute inspiration. This is a gorgeous picture of her btw.

  7. Nick says:

    Taylor’s a nice girl and kind one, I doubt she’d lie about this. It’s obvious that money isn’t important to her. Money to her is probably just like money to us: Food, clothes and probably bills too. This was shocking to read but if it’s true then I hope she does the right thing. XD

  8. Anonymous says:

    Agh Tay wouldn’t keep the money on purpose!

  9. Anonymous says:

    I Love You

Search By Artist

Recent Comments

  • Louise: Ditto....
  • Gloria: So proud for Keith! He works so hard and puts on ...
  • Felix: If you are interested in topic: earn online philip...
  • Marilyn: Love me some Keith!!!...
  • Heather: Tawny, Thanks anyway. We found out that Sammi Smit...
  • Heather: That is so funny. It would have frightened me als...
  • Gloria: Keith is beautiful and he sings beautiful! I love ...