Caroline Smedvig is an American celebrity known for being the wife of popular American singer-songwriter and guitarist James Vernon Taylor.

James Taylor is one of the best-selling music artists of all time and a 6-time Grammy Award winner.

Quick Info
Birth Name
Caroline ‘Kim Smedvig’ Taylor
Birth Date
31st May 1957
Birth Place
Albany, United States
Current City
Zodiac Sign
Height5 feet 6 inches
Hair Blonde
Dark Brown
James Taylor (2001-Present)
Rufus and Henry
Social Media
Marketing director & Publicist for Boston Orchestra
Net WorthN/A


Caroline Smedvig was born on 31st May 1957 in Albany, United States. Since she was born and raised there, she possesses American nationality and white ethnicity. However, she hasn’t disclosed any information regarding her family and childhood yet. Her full name is Caroline ‘Kim Smedvig’ Taylor. She has a birth sign, Gemini.

Caroline Smedvig and her husband James Taylor
Caroline and her husband James Taylor Source: Flickriver

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Smedvig’s educational background hasn’t been disclosed by her yet. However, she has previously served as a reporter for Springfield daily news. Hence we believe she has a degree in journalism. She attended the college in Northampton.


How did Smedvig start her Career?

Caroline is better known for being the wife of legendary singer, guitarist, and songwriter, James Taylor. She used to work for Boston Symphony Orchestra as a publicist or marketing director and daily news reporter of Springfield Daily News. She is currently living her retired life. As for her husband, James is still an active singer and working in his field. He is not planning to retire yet.

Smedvig’s husband James has sole more than 100 million records and is considered a best-selling artist of all time. He has been awarded Grammy Awards for Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male two times, Best Pop Album, Best Pop Vocal Performance, Male, Best Country Collaboration with Vocals, and Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album.


Who is Caroline married to?

Caroline is a married woman and mother of two twins. She tied her knot to James Taylor on 18th February 2001. Their wedding was held in a historic church in Boston called Emmanuel Episcopal Church. The couple met each other in 1993 at Tanglewood and started dating in 1995. After their 6 years long dating, they eventually vowed to remain together forever.

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The couple has a twin child who was birth through surrogation by a family friend. Caroline was 47 years old and could not give birth; hence they welcomed their son through a family friend by undergoing Vitro fertilization. In April 2001, they welcomed Rufus and Henry.

Caroline Smedvig with her twin children and husband
Caroline with her twin children and husband Source: Instagram

James Taylor made the song “On The 4th Of July” and “Caroline I See You” dedicating to Smedvig. Before marrying Caroline, James had two failed marriages. He was previously married to American singer-songwriter Carly Simon. They had two children together, namely Sally and Ben, before ending their marriage in 1983. He married an American actress, Kathryn Walker, for the second time but again ended their marriage in 1996.


Body Measurement

Caroline Smedvig turned 64 years old in May 2021. On the other hand, her husband, James Taylor, turned 73 years old. She stands 5 feet 6 inches tall. She has blonde hair and an average body build. She possesses dark brown eyes. She has a straight sexual orientation.


Social Media

Caroline is not a social media user. Hence, she does not have a presence on any social media platforms like Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook. But her husband, James Taylor, does own an Instagram account. He has over 279 thousand followers and can be connected with @jamestaylor_com.

Caroline Smedvig and James Taylor for Obama Final White House Dinner
Caroline and James Taylor for Obama Final White House Dinner Source: Bravo TV

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Net worth

There has been no estimation made regarding Smedvig’s net worth. She shares her net worth with her husband, James Tayor, who has a net worth of $70 million as of 2021. She is currently living a luxurious life with her multi-millionaire husband. The couple resides in a luxury house in Lenox.


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