Pop sensation Taylor Swift, aged 33, openly displayed her unwavering support for her close friend Selena Gomez, 31, following the release of Selena’s highly-anticipated single “Single Soon” on August 25. Taylor took to her Instagram story to share the music video of the captivating tune, accompanied by an affectionate caption that radiated their strong bond. “When ur bestie is the bestest. Will be dancing to this forever methinks,” Taylor expressed warmly.
Selena Gomez quickly reciprocated the gesture by reposting Taylor’s message on her own Instagram story. Fans, in turn, amplified the heartfelt exchange and showered praise on the enduring friendship between these two immensely talented stars, a companionship that has spanned over a decade. Grateful for the overwhelming response to her new song, Selena also expressed her appreciation to her fans.
In her caption for a black and white photo from the music video, Selena conveyed her gratitude, saying, “Thank you guys for all the love on Single Soon!!! It’s a playful anthem about being comfortable in your own skin and loving your own company… and it’s also really fun to dance to!”
“WHEN UR BESTIE IS THE BESTEST.
WILL BE DANCING THIS TO FOREVER METHINKS.” pic.twitter.com/ofn8hf91FL
— Taylor Swift Updates (@SwiftNYC) August 27, 2023
The music video showcased Selena’s enchanting presence as she sang and danced in a metallic pink sleeveless top paired with denim shorts adorned by a black and gold belt. Her outfit was complemented by elegant gold jewelry and white pearls, while her updo hairstyle and well-coordinated makeup highlighted her natural beauty.
Prior to Taylor’s endorsement of Selena’s single, the “Wolves” singer herself had demonstrated her support for Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour by attending multiple shows. Selena even brought her younger sister Gracie, 10, to experience some of the performances. Gracie had the delightful privilege of receiving Taylor’s signature black fedora hat during the rendition of “22” from the Red era. This touching moment was captured on video, and Selena made sure to express her gratitude for creating a memorable concert experience for her sibling.
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During one of Taylor Swift’s shows in Los Angeles, Selena and Gracie were captured singing along to the romantic ballad “Lover.” Their camaraderie was evident as they embraced while enjoying the song from the VIP area of SoFi Stadium, where other celebrities were also present. Gracie’s participation in the concert extended to trading friendship bracelets with fellow fans, affectionately known as “Swifties.”