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Taylor Swift's brother steals the VMAs spotlight with his good looks — here's what you should know

Move over, T-Swift.

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The MTV Video Music Awards proved to be the place where another Swift stole the spotlight: Taylor's younger brother, Austin.

The hunky sibling grabbed headlines Monday when Tay's BFF, Lorde, tweeted about his response to being invited to the Republic Records VMAs after party.

"At the after party, Austin leaned down from the banquette heaving with models in VIP to whisper in Taylor's ear, ‘We grew up on a FARM!!'" Lorde wrote. "Way cuteeeee."

But in addition to being hot and humble, there's plenty more to know about Austin Swift. Here are 13 of our favorite facts about the lesser-known Swift.

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1. He actually did grow up on a farm.

 2. He parties hard with his sister and her famous friends.

Last night was a wild ride

A photo posted by Austin Swift (@austinkingsleyswift) on

 3. He's a world traveler.

Dub dub dub dub DUBLIN

A photo posted by Austin Swift (@austinkingsleyswift) on

4. He has no idea what to do with a full set of vowels in Scrabble.

This is the day it finally happens. This is the day I get last place in family scrabs. Give me strength.

A photo posted by Austin Swift (@austinkingsleyswift) on

 5. He likes to hike.

Checking out some left coast landmarks

A photo posted by Austin Swift (@austinkingsleyswift) on

6. He's a San Francisco fan.

2nd day at Levi's stadium tonight. Glad there was some room in my suitcase on the way up.

A photo posted by Austin Swift (@austinkingsleyswift) on

7. He's an actor.

 8. He's close to his sister and he calls her "Teffy."

 9. He's as much of a cat lady as his sister is.

 10. He really likes teasing Taylor.

11. He's very punny.

12. He's a Stones fan.

 13. He deals with stress the same way we do: ice cream.

#SiblingGoals, amirite?

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Should Austin Swift be the next big thing? Head down to the comments and let us know if you love him as much as we do!

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