Taylor Swift has had viral moments with her exes at the Grammys before, namely with Harry Styles last year. At last night’s Grammy ceremony, Swift avoided a fling with another musician ex-boyfriend, Calvin Harris. She was photographed passing by Harris, who had brought his wife Vic Hope with him as his date. No one acknowledged each other during the ceremony, which some fans said was strange on X, formerly known as Twitter. Multiple sources later told TMZ that Swift “didn’t even register that he was in attendance, so he might as well not have been there.”
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Swift was up for six awards: Record of the Year (“Anti-Hero”), Album of the Year (“Anti-Hero”).Midnight), Song of the Year (“Anti-Hero”), Best Pop Vocal Album (Midnight), Best Pop Solo Performance (“Anti-Hero”), and Best Pop Duo/Group Performance (“Karma” with Ice Spice). Harris was up for Best Pop Dance Recording with Ellie Goulding for “Miracle”.
Harris and Swift dated for a year, from March 2015 to June 2016. Their breakup briefly went haywire in mid-July 2016 when it was revealed that Swift had secretly written “This Is What You Came For” with Harris under a pseudonym while they were dating. , Swift was publicly dating Tom Hiddleston after their meeting at the Met Gala.
“Amazing song writer and she tore it up as usual,” Harris tweeted at the time. He then accused her of leaking it: “At this point it’s saddening to me that he and his team would go so far out of their way to try to make me look bad at this stage.”
She took a dig at her Hiddleston romance, saying, “I think if you’re happy with your new relationship then you should focus on that instead of trying to tear down your ex for doing something. I know you’re off tour and you need someone new to try and bury like Katy ETC, but I’m not that person, sorry. I will not allow this.”
Harris and Swift later became cordial again. A source close to Harris and Swift told TMZ in September 2016 that they had started texting (though only texting) and had resolved their drama. They became friends… and only friends.
Swift later appeared to shed some light on her breakup Prestige The tracks “Getaway Car” and “I Did Something Bad.” His Midnight The song “High Fidelity” was also speculated by fans to be about Harris.