After Joe Alwyn Breakup News, Taylor Swift Performs Again in Tampa

Taylor Swift is moving past the situation. The pop sensation performed live for the first time on Thursday night in Tampa, Florida, following the revelation that she and her boyfriend Joe Alwyn had ended their six-year relationship.

The 33-year-old “Anti-Hero” singer began her anticipated three-hour set in good spirits as she took the stage at Raymond James Stadium as part of her sold-out Eras Tour. Swift greeted the fans at the Raymond James Stadium in between songs by remarking, “We have a lot to catch up on.”

Swift’s appearance on the show marked her comeback to the public eye after her separation from 32-year-old Alwyn became known over the weekend. Due to “differences in their personalities,” the Grammy winner and the Conversations with Friends star split up a few weeks ago, a source previously told the media.

Friends assumed they would take a break but eventually get back together because they had previously overcome difficulties, the person claimed, adding that Swift and Alwyn “ultimately weren’t the right fit for one another.”

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Taylor Swift Returns to the Stage in Tampa After Joe Alwyn Breakup News

Swift and Alwyn’s representatives are mum about the split.

Swift shocked the crowd by substituting “The 1,” which focuses instead on the “what ifs” of a broken romance, for the Folklore love ballad “Invisible String,” which she had previously featured on every setlist. This was done one week before news of the separation surfaced.

When it was found that the “Lavender Haze” singer and the British actor had been secretly dating for months, their relationship was first made public in May 2017. Although it’s unclear when they originally connected, some have theorized that Swift and Alwyn met during the 2016 Met Gala.

They “fell in love in a safe bubble while she was withdrawing from the world during Reputation,” the insider claimed, referring to Swift’s 2017 studio album. They had a lot in common. “When the epidemic struck, they were cooped up together and able to develop their connection in this protected manner.

Outside of that bubble, he didn’t truly ‘know’ her yet.

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Taylor Swift Returns to the Stage in Tampa After Joe Alwyn Breakup News

The couple refused to confirm engagement rumors in previous years, keeping specifics of their courtship to themselves throughout their relationship.

However, insiders said the actor didn’t enjoy the spotlight and stressed his need for solitude when questioned about Swift in interviews.

According to the insider, Joe has “struggled with Taylor’s level of fame and the public’s attention.” “After spending so much time together, it’s also tough to overlook the disparities in their personalities.

They are no longer close.

Swift and Alwyn are still “friendly,” according to a different source, and the actress “doesn’t have anything bad to say about Joe.” Currently, Swift is slated to continue her Eras Tour until August.