With the re-recording of her 2008 album Fearless set to drop on Friday (April 9), Taylor Swift has tapped her “children” Olivia Rodrigo and Conan Grey to create their very own healthful, DIY movies impressed by two of her largest hits from the Fearless period: “You Belong With Me” and “White Horse.”
In a tweet on Thursday (April 8), Swift shared that she had despatched Grey and Rodrigo an advance copy of the re-recording of her legendary single “You Belong With Me” and her response to their corresponding video, which options the 2 singing the tune’s refrain into hairbrushes, was completely healthful. “You okay? NO trigger I despatched my two children @Olivia_Rodrigo and @conangray my new model of You Belong With Me and THEY ARE SO CUTE IT PHYSICALLY HURTS ME,” she tweeted.
Within the TikTok clip, Rodrigo and Grey pay homage to Swift’s 2008 “You Belong With Me” music video, whereby Swift and her crush, who occurs to be her next-door neighbor, correspond with each other by writing indicators and holding them as much as their home windows. “Conan, you okay?” Rodrigo’s signal reads. “No bitch, I’m listening to the Fearless re-records,” Grey’s signal solutions earlier than the 2 start dancing and singing on a mattress identical to Swift within the music video.
However the duo did not cease there. Additionally they filmed a hilarious tackle the poignant nation ballad “White Horse” through which each artists don cowboy hats and reenact the tune’s lyrics. Grey actually sweeps Rodrigo off her ft and leads her up the stairwell earlier than ending on a gloriously timed flip and tip of their cowboy hats. Rodrigo wrote on Instagram, “We acquired a sneak peak of ‘White Horse (Taylor’s Model)’ and we simply needed to make this vid. One in every of my favourite songs of all time. In response, Swift shared the video on her Instagram Story and appropriately captioned it: “sobs in yeehaw.”
Final month, Rodrigo instructed Radio.com that she had acquired a handwritten letter from Swift that left her reeling. “My tears are on it, my snot from sobbing my eyes out is on it. I really like her,” she mentioned.
She additionally revealed that Swift imparted some vital profession recommendation within the letter as nicely: “She’s like, ‘I believe we make our personal luck and I believe if you’re sort to folks and do what’s proper, it all the time comes again to you in one of the simplest ways.’ I simply adore her and that’s what I’ve actually been fascinated about since I opened that factor final evening. It’s the one factor in my mind.”