Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce’s love story has followers simply saying sure, with Swifties, dads, Brads, and Chads alike following each element of the connection between the Tremendous Bowl–certain Kansas Metropolis Chiefs tight finish and the pop star. What started as a supposedly failed try from Kelce to slide Swift his cellphone quantity after seeing her carry out is now a full-blown relationship, full with an on-field celebration, holidays spent collectively, hanging out with the mother and father—the entire 9 yards. Neglect “you’ll be the prince and I’ll be the princess,” Swift isn’t simply the queen of pop, she’s now undeniably the queen of the Chiefs’ kingdom. (With apologies to the Eagles sweatshirt hanging from the door of yesteryear, it’s fairly clear the place her allegiances now lie.)
It’s fascinating to look at two folks on the high of their respective video games navigate their relationship and help each other of their careers as effectively, actually cheering one another on at concert events and video games aplenty. A lot has occurred, it’s exhausting to imagine that it’s been lower than a 12 months since that first “Wait, what’s she doing right here?” when Swift popped up within the VIP suite at Arrowhead Stadium.
Forward—a timeline of Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce’s relationship and the street to the Tremendous Bowl.
July 8, 2023: Travis attends Taylor’s Eras Tour in Kansas Metropolis
Travis has earned his Swiftie stripes: Together with bestie-slash-Chiefs teammate Patrick Mahomes and his spouse Brittany Mahomes, Travis headed to his dwelling turf at Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas Metropolis for the second evening of Swift’s deliberate two-show stint of the Eras Tour. On the July 26, 2023 episode of New Heights, the podcast he cohosts with older brother Jason Kelce, the middle for the Philadelphia Eagles, Travis revealed that he’d tried and failed (or so we thought!) to shoot his shot with Swift.
“I used to be upset that she doesn’t speak earlier than or after her reveals as a result of she has to save lots of her voice for the 44 songs that she sings. So I used to be a little bit butt-hurt I didn’t get at hand her one of many bracelets I made for her,” he stated. “I needed to present Taylor Swift one with my quantity on it.”
“She doesn’t meet anyone, or not less than, she didn’t wish to meet me, so I took it private,” he stated. “Nevertheless it was an unbelievable present.”
Jason had a principle in regards to the purpose for the brush-off: “She most likely simply hasn’t gotten over the Tremendous Bowl but. She’s a giant Eagles fan, so perhaps she simply made one thing up and simply didn’t wish to speak to you,” Jason Kelce stated.
As we all know now, that was removed from the ultimate bow for these two.
September 20, 2023: Jason Kelce by accident confirms romance rumors about Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce
You’ll be able to all the time rely on a sibling to razz you into oblivion, however while you’re the Kelce brothers, it would simply imply the unintentional first affirmation of your rumored relationship.
As we now know, Taylor and Travis had been hanging out on the low-low since after that fateful July live performance, as Taylor revealed in her TIME Person of the Year interview, saying, “This all began when Travis very adorably put me on blast on his podcast, which I assumed was steel as hell,” she says. “We began hanging out proper after that. So we truly had a big period of time that nobody knew, which I’m grateful for, as a result of we acquired to get to know one another.”
Again in September, nonetheless, there have been solely vague rumors from unnamed sources that the 2 had been “quietly hanging out.” Much less quiet: Jason’s interview with a sports talk radio show the place he’s placed on the spot about Travis’s attainable romance, tries to say nothing—and says one thing.
“It’s exhausting to reply as a result of I don’t know what’s occurring in Travis’s love life, and I attempt to preserve his enterprise his enterprise and keep out of that world,” he stated. “However having stated that, man, I feel they’re doing nice, and I feel it’s all 100% true, and I hope that this factor goes the mile.”