"American Girl" is a digitally released song by Taylor. It is a cover version of Tom Petty’s "American Girl".
Taylor and her band, The Agency, teamed up with Rhapsody and Verizon to record a cover version of Tom Petty’s "American Girl" as recorded on her "Fearless Tour 2009" using Rhapsody and Verizon’s mobile recording studio. The song was released with a
video featuring exclusive footage captured on Taylor’s sold-out arena show from June 30, 2009. The track was available for full-song download, ringtone download and ringback download.
In November 2017, Taylor covered the song for a second time on SiriusXM radio, in honor of Tom Petty's passing.