Taylor Swift Sits in the “60 Minutes” Hot Seat (Video)

Taylor Swift AMAsTaylor Swift holds onto her 3 American Music Awards during a portrait session on Sunday evening. Taylor picked up awards for favorite female artist Country, favorite album Country, and artist of the year.

Taylor was also profiled for “60 Minutes,” which aired last night. In the special, Taylor opened up about being a role model, songwriting, running her own business, and facing criticism.

“The things that were said about me by this dude floored me and like leveled me,” Taylor said of the critic whom she wrote “Mean” about. “I don’t have thick skin. I hate reading criticisms. You never get past things hurting you.”

Check out Taylor’s full “60 Minutes” segment below and click inside for more pics from the AMAs. Taylor closes out her Speak Now World Tour at Madison Square Garden this week, but you can pick up the Speak Now World Tour Live CD/DVD combo pack in stores now.

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