Is Taylor Swift dating Matty Healy in 2023? Who is Matty Healy?


Taylor Swift, an American singer-songwriter, has received critical acclaim for her genre-spanning music, songwriting, and artistic transformations. She moved to Nashville at age 14 to pursue a career in country music and signed with Sony/ATV Music Publishing in 2004 and Big Machine Records in 2005.

Is Taylor Swift dating Matty Healy? Who exactly is Matty Healy?
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Taylor Swift

Her self-titled debut album in 2006 made her the first female country artist with a platinum-certified album. She explored country pop in her next two albums, Fearless and Speak Now, and experimented with rock and electronic styles on Red and synth-pop in 1989. Her media-inspired Reputation album and its hit single “Look What You Made Me Do” followed.

Facts about Taylor Swift

Full NameTaylor Alison Swift
BornDecember 13, 1989 in Reading, Pennsylvania, USA
ParentsScott Kingsley Swift (father) and Andrea Swift (mother)
SiblingsAustin Swift (brother)
Musical GenresCountry, pop, synth-pop
InstrumentsVocals, guitar, piano, banjo, ukulele
Debut Album“Taylor Swift” (2006)
Breakout Single“Love Story” (2008)
Biggest Hits“Shake It Off”, “Blank Space”, “Bad Blood”, “Look What You Made Me Do”, “Delicate”
Awards11 Grammy Awards, 1 Brit Award, 1 Emmy Award, 1 American Music Award
Filmography“Valentine’s Day” (2010), “The Lorax” (2012), “The Giver” (2014), “Cats” (2019)
PhilanthropyDonations to education, disaster relief, and LGBTQ+ causes; establishment of Taylor Swift Education Center at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Other VenturesPartnership with Keds footwear, fragrance line, fashion collaborations with brands like Stella McCartney and H&M
Net Worth$365 million USD

Who is Taylor Swift?

Born in West Reading, Pennsylvania, Taylor Swift has a Scottish and German heritage. Her parents are Scott Kingsley Swift and Andrea Gardner Swift. She has a younger brother named Austin. Swift attended various schools before graduating a year early from homeschooling. She spent her early years on a Christmas tree farm.

At age 9, she became interested in musical theatre and later shifted her focus towards country music. When she was 12 years old, Ronnie Cremer taught her how to play guitar. With the help of a talent manager, she began making trips to Nashville to pursue her music career.

She collaborated with seasoned songwriters in Nashville, where she met Liz Rose and developed a long-lasting collaborative partnership. Rose believed the sessions were some of the simplest she had ever done. They met every Tuesday after school.

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Taylor Swift

Swift departed Sony-owned RCA Records at the age of 14 because of the label’s negligence and worries over development partnerships. Scott Borchetta, a DreamWorks Records executive who founded Big Machine Records, became interested in Swift in 2005. On October 24, 2006, Taylor Swift was made available, and it was well received. In 2007 and 2008, she supported tours by other country artists in order to promote her debut album.

Swift’s album Fearless was released in November 2008 in North America and March 2009 in other markets. Critics praised her honest and vulnerable songwriting. The album’s five singles, including “Love Story” and “You Belong with Me”, were major successes, with “You Belong with Me” becoming the first country song to top Billboard’s all-genre Radio Songs chart.

Fearless became her first number-one album on the Billboard 200 and the top-selling album of 2009 in the US. Swift won numerous awards, including five American Music Awards, and her music video for “You Belong with Me” won Best Female Video at the MTV Video Music Awards. She also made several collaborations and made her television debut in CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.

Is she dating Matty Healy?

Rumours of Taylor Swift dating have started since she became single last month after her breakup with Joe Alwyn. Recently, she has been linked to Dylan O’Brien, Fernando Alonso, and Bradley Cooper. The Sun reported that Swift is dating her longtime friend, The 1975 frontman Matty Healy.

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Taylor Swift and Matty Healy

However, both of them haven’t confirmed the news. Swift surprised her fans by covering The 1975’s “The City” during the band’s concert in London last January. Fans shared humorous tweets about the rumours on Twitter.

Who is Matty Healy?

Matthew Timothy Healy, son of actors Tim Healy and Denise Welch, was born on 8th April 1989 in Hendon and grew up in Newcastle upon Tyne before moving to Cheshire at the age of nine. He attended a private school and then moved to Wilmslow High School.

He formed 1975 in 2002 with Adam Hann, Ross MacDonald, and George Daniel, releasing four EPs and five albums, all of which topped the UK Albums Chart. Healy co-produced No Rome’s EP and Beabadoobee’s solo EP and opened for Phoebe Bridgers on her Reunion Tour in 2021.

Healy is the 1975’s main vocalist and is renowned for his contentious television appearances. In 2016, he was charged with sexism, and in 2018, he issued an apology. Healy received criticism for his rude remarks on The Adam Friedland Show in February 2023. The episode was eventually taken down from Apple and Spotify after he was charged with racism, homophobia, and sexism. Healy’s previous actions on stage, including kissing and licking fans, drew controversy and a discussion about consent.

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