Taylor Swift – Ronan Review
“Ronan” is performed by American recording artist Taylor Swift as a charity single for “Stand Up to Cancer”. It was released on 8 September, 2012 by Big Machine Records, and written by Maya Thompson and Taylor Swift.
Taylor Swift started writing the song, when she was reading Maya Thompson’s (Mother of 4 year old Ronan Thompson, who dies in 2011) blog.
Billy Duke from “Taste of Country” wrote about “Ronan” that “in this song, she was the voice for Maya Thompson”. Rolly Stone called the song “a made me cry song”. Ed Masley from “The Arizona Republic” commented that “performing the song was the best hour of Swift’s life”.
“Ronan” ranked at number 34 on the US Billboard Hot Country Songs Chart, at number 2 on the US Billboard Hot Digital Songs Chart and at number 16 on the US Billboard Hot 100 Chart.