Taylor Swift allegedly told Hayley Williams that she wanted to resemble Carole King.

When Taylor Swift was 19 years old, she wanted to be like Carole King.

according to a recent interview with Paramore singer Hayley Williams.

Williams and Swift discussed it when they were both just getting started in the business.

Williams expressed her admiration for Swift's ability to straddle genres and influence pop culture.

In March, the two performers will support one another on tour.

And they both think it's an honour. Swift continued by stating that being allowed to begin was unique.

Almost two decades after they first began writing their own songs as adolescents in Nashville, they are still on tour together.