Fans Can't Stop Laughing at Taylor Swift as She Misses the Mark During Her Iconic Stage Dive
Taylor Swift is not only famed for her achievements in the music industry but also for her breathtaking concerts with epic production value. According to SheThePeople, the pop sensation’s ongoing Eras Tour sold 2.4 million tickets on the first day of the presale. Swift also broke a 36-year-old record for the highest attended concert for a female artist and it was a record previously held by Madonna. It's safe to assume that Swift's concert has been a huge success so far. But things don’t always go according to plan when the singer is performing on stage and the stagehands fail to catch up with her.
🏟️| Taylor couldn’t find the stage marker and missed her cue and it was hilarious cause the dive sound went off but she was still there🤣 pic.twitter.com/Itg7bkp1oY— Taylor Swift Updates 🏟️ (@swifferupdates) April 14, 2023
While Swift was performing in her April 13, 2023 concert in Tampa, Florida, fans couldn’t help but notice that she faced a little trouble while transitioning to another song. Many fans recorded the moment from different angles as Swift prepared for her viral stage dive. It has been a part of her performance in the Eras Tour where she was diving into a trapdoor made on stage which also displayed graphics of Swift swimming under the stage.
However, while transitioning into the Midnights section of the set on tour, Swift faced a small mishap as the stage door did not open in time for her cue. But being a seasoned performer, the Lavender Haze singer did not panic and instead laughed off the error. However, she did appear a bit puzzled while searching for the opening on stage which she eventually found and successfully completed her iconic dive.
Her face when she heard the splash😭 pic.twitter.com/o8wNwRcGpz— James Girly Teengirl’s #1 Defender (@JamesMist13) April 14, 2023
The audience present at the show circulated the clip which quickly went viral. The 33-year-old singer made her first surprise dive into the stage’s trapdoor during her first Eras Tour show in Glendale, Arizona in March 2023, per PEOPLE. Clips from the inaugural concert also resurfaced which featured the singer diving into a rectangular hole made on stage as the display on the stage showed her swimming underwater to reach the main stage. A graphic showing a huge wave splashing on the screen followed her dive, sending ripples through the stage. Swift reappears, mesmerizing everyone in a new outfit after the waves dissipate.
The Grammy winner has also been making headlines for a few other positive and negative reasons in the past few months. On a positive note, ahead of her show in Tampa, Swift gave a large donation to a local food bank that'll feed over 125,000 people in the area. But the pop sensation’s newly single status broke the hearts of millions of fans as well as she recently separated from her longtime partner, Joe Alwyn.
how many bruises do we think taylor swift has from that stage dive— maddie ras | T.S. 5/12 & Paramore 5/31 (@maddieeras) April 15, 2023
what you mean to say is pic.twitter.com/1vOkm0j9Ng— quentin (@deepseakintsugi) April 14, 2023
According to PEOPLE, Swift and Alwyn called it quits after being in a relationship for six years, shocking the Swifties along with the media. As Swift went ahead to tour the country while performing her hit tracks, fans noted that Alwyn was nowhere to be spotted on her tour. We hope Swift can find the trapdoors in her next concert and true love soon enough.
📝 | According to ME, Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn didn’t broke up— i.⸆⸉ (@molloysjoey) April 8, 2023
— “They are soulmates. They are still together. They are in a happy relationship. The end.” pic.twitter.com/lz9Q0XwjTc