The Internet Can't Quite Figure Out How Taylor Swift Dived Head First Into The Stage

Chisom Ndianefo
Close up of Taylor Swift
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Taylor Swift's Era's Tour kickstarted this month, and it's been fantastic, including a mind-bending moment where the superstar dived headfirst into the stage. The 33-year-old brought Jump to Fall to reality while flexing her swimming skills. 

Taylor Swift's Grand Return

Taylor Swift

Swift included songs from all her albums for the world tour hence the title ErasAfter performing a medley from her latest album Midnights the singer transitions into a "Surprise Song" segment from her vast catalog. 

Swift Dives On Stage

The segment concludes on a high note when Swift dives headfirst into a life-size hole in the stage. Fans then see Swift swim towards a second stage and re-emerge in a cloudy haze wearing a different outfit.

The Start Of the 'Eras Tour'

The record-breaking artist started her world tour with two stadium shows in Glendale, Az. last weekend and already has fans interested in the coming shows.

A Befitting Return To The Stage

Apart from her diving skill, Swift gave her Swifties many more unforgettable moments last weekend. You wouldn't know that it was her first time on a stadium stage in five years with an effortless performance.

The Opening Act

Swift treated her fans to an electrifying opening with Cruel Summer as she elevated wearing a custom-made diamond-encrusted Versace bodysuit and matching boots.

Embracing Her Femininity

The diamond-encrusted bodysuit had a feminine color-grading of blue, lavender, and pink stones, causing her fans to describe Swift as a real-life Barbie. She wore her blonde hair in a straight style with bangs and signature red lipstick.

Starting With 'Lover'

Promotional Poster for Lover
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The singer promised her fans an adventure through her eras and they got that. After opening with Lover (2019), the singer slid into Fearless from the 2000s.

What Did She Sing?

Swift delivered a medley of You Belong with Me and Love Story before switching yet again to another era.

A Bonding Session With Fans

Swift talked the fans through the experience and expressed gratitude at being able to perform her last four albums including the re-recorded Evermore and Folklore.

Taylor Sees All

The singer chastised her fans for receiving Evermore with skepticism and performed five songs from the album to debunk claims of her dislike for the album.

A Brief 'Reputation' Moment

Taylor Swift performs at the Reputation tour
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Of course, it wouldn't be a complete era without Swift's famous Reputation album which shifted the paradigm and told the world she wasn't a pushover.

Her Message To Fans

Taylor Swift 'All Too Well'
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The singer bounced back to Red, another re-recorded album, as she thanked her fans for supporting the 2021 release despite enjoying it about nine years earlier. The star of the night was All Too Well, the 10-minute version which left Swifties in an emotional state.

Something From Red (Taylor's Version)

The crowd was all too happy to swear at Patriarchy as their leader performed the award-winning lead single of Red (Taylor's Version.)

1989 On Tour

When it came to 1989 Swift gave everything! From the backup dancers to the creative outfit, the singer reminded her fans that she'll always be young at heart.

A Burlesque Moment

Taylor Swift on the Eras Tour
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One of the highlights of the night was Swift's burlesque performance to Anti-Hero, the star of her Midnights album.

The Closing Act

However, the singer closed the show with fan favorites Karma, Bejeweled, and Mastermind. Overall, it was an unforgettable night.

An Unforgettable Night

Apart from her music, Swift captured the world's attention with her fashion on stage. The quick changes were as professional and seamless as they could get.

Fashion Moments On Tour

Swift gave everything in fashion, from the laidback cropped top and baggy pants to the sparkly bodysuits and princess dresses.

The American Leg

The first leg of the eras tour would end in August and give way for the international leg of the tour.