Taylor Swift Opens Up 'Reputation Tour' Dress Rehearsal, Visits Fan In Hospital

07 May, 2018, 07:51 | Author: Angelina Schmidt
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McCune's burns will keep her from attending Swift's tour opener in Phoenix on Tuesday, so the pop star brought a little ray of sunshine to her young fan in a hospital visit.

The Delicate songstress made the special visit after the McCune's family and newspaper collaborated on a video last Wednesday - ahead of her Reputation tour which will kick off in Glendale, Arizona on Tuesday night.

Taylor Swift is building quite the "Reputation" as a kind soul. The singer spent 20 minutes with Isabella, took photos with her, her family, the hospital staff, gave her signed tour memorabilia, and gave her a handwritten note.

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"When she was leaving, my daughter asked for a hug and Taylor turned around and said, 'Absolutely - I didn't want to hurt you, '" Lilly told the publication. (Swift will be joined on the road by none other than Charli XCX and Camila Cabello.) "I can not wait for you to come to my concert", she reportedly told McCune.

The 28-year-old singer was accompanied on the visit by her own parents, who Lilly was very happy to meet.

Taylor invited her to one of her concerts once she recovers.

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Isabella's mother, Lilly McCune, told People magazine: 'Taylor took time out of her busy, busy schedule and sat down on the bed next to Isabella. I knew it meant a lot to Isabella'.

'She was so shocked! It says "Isabella! I hope you feel better soon, and I'm so honored you've been listening to my music. I was speechless. I didn't really say anything", said McCune in an exclusive interview with 12 news.

McCune had plans to attend Swift's "Reputation" tour when it stopped in Arizona, but when a fire broke out during a St. Patrick's Day party, she suffered burns that left her hospitalized for the past month and a half.

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