Taylor Swift and Matty Healy’s rumored romance has come to an end, as reported by multiple outlets. Though the pair never officially confirmed their relationship, they were spotted together on several occasions, including during Taylor’s The Eras Tour. Sources claim that conflicting schedules contributed to the split, and friends of Taylor wished the best for her.
Their history and breakup
Rumors of a potential romance between Taylor and Matty began back in 2014 when they first crossed paths. Though they denied the rumors for years, the pair was spotted together multiple times in the past few months, following Taylor’s breakup with British actor Joe Alwyn, her boyfriend of six years. The split was reportedly amicable, with sources stating that the relationship had simply run its course.
Prior to the breakup, there were rumors of an engagement between Taylor and Joe, which she addressed in her lyrics for “Lavender Haze.” The song describes an all-encompassing love glow and how people in it will do anything to stay there and not let anyone bring them down. Matty was also a songwriter on several of Taylor’s tracks, using the pseudonym “William Bowery.”
Despite facing and resolving numerous difficult periods, the couple’s conflicting schedules ultimately led to their separation. Though their friends believed that a temporary separation might lead to a reunion, it ended up having the opposite result.
During a tour stop in Foxborough, MA, Taylor shared personal insights with her fans after her and Matty’s relationship took steam. She expressed that she had never been so fulfilled in her life, in all its facets, ever. After performing “Question…?” as the night’s surprise song, Taylor confessed the secrets to her happiness and thanked her fans for being a part of it.
Taylor Swift and Matty Healy’s rumored romance has ended, citing conflicting schedules as the reason behind their split. Though their friends hoped for a reunion, their separation ended up being permanent. Despite the breakup, Taylor expressed her gratitude to her fans and how fulfilled she feels in her life.