Taylor Swift is not dating Matty Healy despite reports that the two were trying to rekindle their romance. A source close to the situation says Lifestyle that the singers have not gotten back together, characterizing the rumors as completely false.
The “Willow” singer, 33, and Matty, 34, fueled dating rumors for the first time in early May, a month after news broke that Taylor and joe alwyn they had separated after six years together. But their romance wasn’t built to last that long. Lifestyle confirmed on June 5 that the couple had separated.
On Wednesday, July 3, the united states sun claimed that the two singers got back together after a brief split, but the source made it clear to Lifestyle that nothing has reignited between Taylor and Matty.
Romance rumors spiked when The 1975 frontman first appeared at Taylor’s “Eras Tour” concert in Nashville on May 5, smiling and taking photos as he performed. Matty also joined the opening act for Taylor, Phoebe Bridgeson stage during their second concert in Nashville on May 6.
Matty appeared to be delving into the “Bad Blood” singer’s inner circle, after fans spotted them holding hands while out for dinner with the frequent Taylor collaborator. jack antonoff and his fiancée, Daisy Qualleyin New York City on May 11.
The next night, Matty sat next to Taylor’s father. quick scott at their first concert in Philadelphia. It was a homecoming of sorts, as the multiple Grammy Award winner was born and raised in nearby West Reading, Pennsylvania, before moving to Nashville as a teenager to try and make it in the country music industry.
Taylor hinted at the status of her love life during her “Eras Tour” concert in Foxborough, Massachusetts on May 20.
“I feel like telling you, I don’t know, I’ve never been so happy before in my life in all aspects of my life. And I just want to thank you for being a part of that,” she said between songs, telling the audience that it wasn’t “just the tour” that brought her joy. “I just feel like my life finally makes sense, so I thought I’d play this song, which brings back a lot of happy memories.”
Taylor’s fans had mixed feelings about her whirlwind romance with Matty. Her controversial past included a 2016 interview with Q Magazine, who said it would be “emasculating” to date Taylor, denying rumors of past relationships. Matty later said in since-deleted tweets that his comments were taken out of context, calling Taylor “one of the kindest, hardest-working, most creatively talented and beautiful women I’ve ever had the pleasure to meet.”
He was also accused of using the Black Lives Matter movement to promote his music in May 2020 and called the rapper ice spice a “chubby Chinese lady” along with other derogatory comments during a February 2023 appearance on “The Adam Friedland Show” podcast. Matty later apologized to the “Princess Diana” artist.