Travis Kelce’s girlfriend Taylor Swift named the TIME’s Person of the Year

Swift's Eras Tour that began in March broke off the ticket sales record and hugely influenced the economy.


Travis Kelce’s girlfriend Taylor Swift named the TIME’s Person of the Year

Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce (Via HuffPost UK/Vanity Fair)

Looks like the year 2023 is Taylor Swift‘s year! On top of the success of her Eras Tour, her record-breaking concert movie, and the high-profile love story with NFL star Travis Kelce, another milestone achievement has been added in her kitty. The pop sensation has been named the Person of the Year by Time magazine.

With this distinction, Swift has become the first entertainer to receive this in the near-century history of this award. The 33-year-old artist’s Eras Tour that began in March broke off the ticket sales record and hugely influenced the economy.

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Kelce’s superstar girlfriend also became a billionaire this year. Additionally, according to Spotify Wrapped, Swift was noted as the most-streamed artist on Spotify in 2023, surpassing the record of Bad Bunny. During the interview with the Times, the 12-time Grammy winner relished her achievement, saying

This is the proudest and happiest I've ever felt and the most creatively fulfilled and free I've ever been.
Taylor Swift named Person of The Year by Time
Taylor Swift named Person of The Year by Time (Via Time)

This honorable recognition by Time highlights Swift’s contributions and impact on the entertainment industry in 2023. Followed by her re-release of albums, meant to extend the popstar’s influence beyond the world of music, to the box office and the iconic landmark in Rio, Christ The Redeemer.

Taylor Swift finally opened up about her relationship with Travis Kelce

This year, Swift’s charm worked beyond the entertainment industry, leading straight to the sports world of the NFL. After breaking up with her longtime boyfriend, Joe Alwyn, the rumors of Swift’s dating the NFL star Kelce began. From their first date to revealing their cute nicknames for each other, the whole relationship has been well-documented over the past few months, while Swifties went totally obsessed.

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In the interview with Time, Swift finally opened up about her high-profile romance with Kansas City Chiefs tight end. She shared, that she wasn’t aware of where the camera was putting her in the broadcast, saying “I’m just there to support Travis.”

Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce's date night in New York City
Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce’s date night in New York City (Via Instyle)

Kelce’s girlfriend playfully revealed that she has become a football fan, adding

I've been missing out my whole life.

The game that Swift went to support her man was the most-watched Sunday show, since the Super Bowl.

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The most interesting thing that Swift revealed is,

By the time I went to that first game, we were a couple. I think some people think that they saw our first date at that game. We would never be psychotic enough to hard launch a first date.
Taylor Swift at Travis Kelce's game
Taylor Swift at Travis Kelce’s game (Via Time)

She added,

When you say a relationship is public, that means I’m going to see him do what he loves, we’re showing up for each other, other people are there and we don’t care.

Well, finally the fairytale romance between Swift and Kelce has been made official. And the most hilarious thing is, most of media outlets got it all wrong believing they captured their ‘first date.’

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