“Taylor Swift and Matty Healy’s Love Story Turns Bittersweet: The Lavender Haze Fades Away”
Reports have surfaced, courtesy of TMZ, that the enchanting romance between Taylor Swift and Matty Healy has come to an end, merely a month after they were first linked. While the reason behind their split remains unknown, a source confirmed the breakup to Entertainment Tonight, revealing that both Swift and Healy, immersed in their demanding schedules, realized they weren’t truly compatible with each other. It appears their friends saw it coming, as the fizzling out of their relationship didn’t come as a shock.
In a twist of events, Healy may have already found himself on the rebound when he engaged in an on-stage smooch with a security guard during the 1975’s performance in Denmark. As noted by TMZ, Swift and Healy were last spotted together on May 25, shortly before Healy embarked on the European leg of the 1975’s tour.
Despite their brief time together, their journey was eventful. Healy attended multiple shows of Swift’s Eras tour, potentially collaborated on music with her, and stirred up quite a bit of controversy among Swift’s passionate fanbase. The Sun confirmed their relationship after Swift’s split from longtime boyfriend Joe Alwyn, and Healy further fueled speculation by attending all three of Swift’s Nashville shows. However, their relationship soured swiftly when Healy made inappropriate remarks about Ice Spice’s ethnicity during an appearance on The Adam Friedland Show. Healy also made a distasteful joke about watching explicit content featuring Black women being “brutalized.” Complicating matters further, Swift had a remix of her song “Karma” in the works with Ice Spice, which she released on May 26, the day after her last public outing with Healy. While Healy apologized to Ice Spice for his comments, he defended his podcast appearance in a subsequent New Yorker profile. It seems that karma had a role to play in this love triangle.