Manner again in 2009, Taylor Swift and Katy Perry “was mad love.” Properly, no less than they had been pleasant on social media. “You are as candy as pie! Let’s write a tune collectively in regards to the topic we all know greatest … for my new document. It will be good,” Perry wrote to Swift on Twitter that yr. Swift was a well-known visitor at Perry’s birthday celebration, and, in 2010, they even carried out “Scorching ‘N Chilly” collectively throughout a Swift live performance. Nonetheless, issues (allegedly) took a flip in 2013 when a number of backup dancers left the “Purple” tour to affix Perry on the highway — this was seemingly the “actually deep lower” Swift referred to in “Dangerous Blood,” per Genius.
As one of many dancers in query informed The Examiner, “We weren’t actually dancing in Taylor’s tour anyway, so I had acquired a bit of bored and I actually needed to do a promo tour.” The “All Too Properly” singer did not take this information nicely, to say the least. “Have a look what you have completed,” she sang, “I used to be pondering that you might be trusted.” Swift defined her facet to Rolling Stone in 2014, saying that an nameless pop star (a.ok.a., Perry) “tried to sabotage a complete area tour” by “[hiring] a bunch of individuals out from below me.” Then she realized, “Oh, we’re simply straight-up enemies.”
Perry appeared to reply with an announcement of her personal, Tweeting, “Be careful for the Regina George in sheep’s clothes…”