‘I’m a Swiftie’ – Billboard


Will Taylor Swift and Bono collaborate on a tune sometime?

Graham Norton introduced up the thought of the celebs working collectively once they each appeared on the identical episode of The Graham Norton Present within the U.Ok. on Friday (Oct. 28). Bono was selling his new e book, Give up, whereas Swift was invited to the present to discuss her new album, Midnights.

“Have you ever labored collectively?” Norton requested the pair.

“Not but,” Swift replied, however added: “We’re gonna speak about it later.”

Swift may need been teasing the viewers — however based mostly on the U2 frontman’s enthusiasm for her work, the potential concept may not be utterly out of the query.

“I’m a Swiftie,” Bono introduced. Touched by that assertion, Swift put her hand to her coronary heart.

“He’s so good he despatched me roses once I performed in Dublin,” Swift stated. “He doesn’t need to take credit score … He’s a really nice particular person. He’s simply that nice and considerate, simply the very best there’s.”

“I higher have a drink,” a bashful Bono stated.

Earlier than launching into dialog about their respective new initiatives — in addition to these of fellow company actor Eddie Redmayne and athlete Alex Scott — Norton additionally broke the ice by sharing pictures of some from their earliest dwell performances, together with Swift taking part in for a really area of interest Nashville crowd when she was 14.

“This was a giant deal for me,” the “Anti-Hero” singer stated, trying on the snapshot. “I used to be 14 and it was an occasion known as the Nashville Rubber Duck Race, and it’s precisely the way it sounds. They’d put rubber geese within the river and see who gained, and I used to be the official leisure.”

“That was the entire crowd,” she stated of the three folks within the image.

Swift additionally spoke in regards to the idea behind Midights, re-recording her earlier albums, making a brief movie based mostly on “All Too Effectively” and a depressing audition/display screen take a look at she as soon as had with Redmayne. And though she revealed completely nothing about her subsequent tour, she did say one would occur “soon-ish.”

See the second Bono shared his Swiftie standing — and Swift’s response — in a fan-shared clip of the present under.

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