Taylor Swift is about to hit the road in support of her new album and she’s finally released the line up of opening acts for her Reputation Stadium Tour. It will have a decidedly international flavor.
Swift released a video today (Mar. 3) over Twitter naming Camila Cabello and Charlie XCX as her lead ins. They’ll perform every show.
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) March 1, 2018
can i officially be the bad influence on the #ReputationStadiumTour ??? (just kidding….. or am i??) 😉⚡️
— CHARLI XCX (@charli_xcx) March 2, 2018
Carmila, real name Karla Camila Cabello Estrabao is a Cuban-American singer and songwriter. She’s best known as a member of the girl group Fifth Harmony, made up of performers from the second season of “The X Factor” in 2012.
Charli, 25, real name Charlotte Emma Aitchison is a British singer and songwriter, who came up through raves in London warehouse. She signed with Asylum Records in 2010.
She’s best known for Her 2014 single “Boom Clap.” It appeared in the movie and soundtrack for “The Fault in Our Stars.” with Shailene Woodley, and became a top ten single internationally.
Swift broke the news in a video. “I’ve been wanting to tell you this for a really long time,” she said. “I’m really excited. I hope you are too, can’t wait to see you, can’t wait to see them.”
The 51-date tour starts in America in May before finishing up in New Zealand in November.
Immediately after the announcement, Charli hit Twitter with her own tease.
“Can I officially be the bad influence on the #ReputationStadiumTour?” she wrote on Twitter.
Reputation is Swift’s sixth studio album. It was released on November 10, 2017.