Taylor Swift On “America’s Got Talent” Finale With Grace VanderWaal?

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By Shari Weiss |

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Is Taylor Swift in talks to appear on the “America’s Got Talent” finale with frontrunner Grace VanderWaal? That’s the premature claim coming from a certain webloid. But Gossip Cop looked into the story, and here’s what we uncovered.

“‘America’s Got Talent’: Taylor Swift On The Finale With Grace VanderWaal? The Truth,” reads a HollywoodLife headline, which is ironic, because site doesn’t have the “truth” at all. In the accompanying article, the bad blog writes how judge Simon Cowell called VanderWaal the “next Taylor Swift” following her audition on last week’s show. And then it’s said, “Great news, Swifites: an ‘America’s Got Talent’ insider tells EXCLUSIVELY that producers are already scouting Tay for the finale!”

“Simon Cowell and the ‘AGT’ producers have been actively reaching out and hoping to set something up with Taylor,” a so-called “source” is quoted as saying. The outlet goes on to say, “Of course, all that needs to happen is for Taylor to give the go-ahead.” The supposed snitch further adds, “Though Taylor hasn’t made any decisions yet, either way, the interest is there and there is a very good chance that it will happen.”

Not so fast. Not only is the season finale months away and VanderWaal’s participation not guaranteed, but there are no talks right now with Swift about an appearance. A REAL source close to the superstar’s camp exclusively tells Gossip Cop, “No one from NBC or ‘AGT’ have reached out to Taylor’s team regarding their finale.”

So HollywoodLife fabricated this story, or relied on one of its misinformed insiders. Either way, it’s clear to see why the webloid is nicknamed “HollywoodLies.”


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