Taylor Swift’s subtle swipes are an art form.
The songstress’ thinly veiled, I’m-shading-you-out-without-naming-you moments come in many varieties. There’s the
The shade was detected when the award winning artist was performing Shake It Off and sang the following line with particular zest:
“Just think while you’ve been getting down and out about the liars and the dirty, dirty cheats in the world, you could have been getting down to this sick beat.”
Fans on social media noticed Tay pretty much yelled out the words “liars and dirty dirty cheats of the world” way more than she typically does, making many feel it was a dig at the music manager and her old record label, Big Machine.
Swift didn’t mention anyone by name, of course. But fans felt the message was clear, seeing as it came over a week after
Braun, meanwhile, is reportedly hoping to have a private conversation with the pop star where they can sort this all out.
It’s all very exhausting. Just think, while they’ve been getting down with the Tumblr and the dirty, dirty internet tabloids of the world, they could’ve been getting down to this. Sick. Beat.
Do U think Taylor was calling out Braun and her old label?
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