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Taylor Swift's Billboard Music Awards Performance Is Being Compared To Beyoncé's Coachella Performance

Pamela Joyce
Pamela Joyce

8:17 AM - 2 May 2019



Taylor Swift released her first single in quite a while last week and she performed it live for the first time last night at one of the biggest nights in music, the Billboard Music Awards.

She performed her new song "ME!" with Brendon Urie of Panic! At The Disco and she didn't spare any cost when it came to the production.

From a marching band to a rake of dancers, Taylor really knows how to do a comeback performance.

Yet some people had an issue with Taylor's performance, claiming she copied Beyoncé's 2018 Coachella performance.

Beyoncé's performance, which is the subject of a recent Netflix documentary, also featured a marching band and used drums to drive much of the performance.

People took to Twitter to call Taylor out on copying the iconic Beychella:

While other people were quick to defend Taylor's choices:

Either way, we have to admit Taylor knocked it out of the park with this one - you can catch the full performance here:



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