Taylor Swift's Year in Instagram
The past year may have come straight out of Taylor Swift’s wildest dreams. The Grammy winner, who celebrates her 26th birthday on Dec. 13, spent the last 12 months touring the world as a part of her 1989 World Tour, expanding her ever-growing squad, starting a new relationship with producer Calvin Harris, and documenting the whole thing on her Instagram account. Catch up with Swift’s wild year, ahead.
January, 1.7 Million Likes
Taylor Swift started off the year with a bang, sharing a shot from her vacation with Alana Haim, Danielle Haim, and Este Haim. “Greetings from Maui! @haimtheband,” she wrote.
February, 1.1 Million Likes
February was a big month for Swift, who nabbed multiple Grammy nominations just for her lead 1989 single, “Shake It Off.” She shared a shot with Max Martin, captioning the photo, “We wrote ‘Style’ exactly a year ago. Max, the guy flexin on the right, just won Producer of the Year at the Grammys.”
March, 1.7 Million Likes
Swift teased an expansion of her squad in March, sharing a sweet photo with her friend Jaime King, who was pregnant at the time with son Leo. “Guess who just got named Godmother of this little one….. (ME) @jaime_king @kyle_newman,” Swift wrote.
April, 1.8 Million Likes
The singer gave fans #squadgoals in April. She shared a shot with the Haim sisters, Grammy winner Lorde, Empire star Serayah McNeill and actress Halston Sage. “Real love. @serayah @haimtheband @lordemusic @halstonsage,” Swift captioned the photo.
May, 1.4 Million Likes
June, 2.1 Million Likes
Karlie Kloss found herself fifth-wheeling in June, as she tagged along with Swift, Calvin Harris, Gigi Hadid, and Joe Jonas for a trip to London. “Little known fact: Karlie is secretly an unofficial historian/London tour guide,” the singer Instagrammed. “Kind of.”
July, 2.5 Million Likes
In a brief show of Instagram affection, Swift posted a romantic Fourth of July photo with Harris by the water. “Friendly relations between Scotland and America. @calvinharris,” she wrote.
August, 1.6 Million Likes
Swift took a moment before the latest stop on her 1989 World Tour, reclining on the stage of Petco Park. “Sunbathing in San Diego,” she captioned the shot.
September, 2.6 Million Likes
October, 2.4 Million Likes
Swift’s cat Meredith Grey made an appearance in an October Instagram. The star took a selfie with her pet, writing, “Meredith is allergic to joy.”
November, 2.2 Million Likes
December, 2.2 Million Likes
The “Style” singer took her tour to Australia as her family tagged along in December. She caught up with a kangaroo, writing on Instagram, “I didn’t know ‘kangaroo selfies’ were a thing. But they are and this is one.”