Women in Music: Watch Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande & More Discuss the Challenges of Being Female in the Music Industry

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Matt Lauer on stage with Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande and Idina Menzel at the 2014 Billboard Women in Music Awards on Friday, Dec. 12.

There was a lot of star power at Billboard's Women in Music event Friday, and luckily, we were able to gather all it on stage at the same time. Following the various acceptance speeches, the honorees -- including Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Idina Menzel, Aretha Franklin, Jessie J, Charli XCX and Hayley Williams -- gathered for a discussion with Matt Lauer about the music industry, trusting their own judgment, and what they want their legacy to be.

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Check it out below -- and be sure to stick around for the epic end-of-chat selfie. 

 

 


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