Matthew Crane, a singer-songwriter who’s been seen on the
‘So I can now finally reveal who I sung to on New Year’s Eve in the Maldives, probably the most notable Pop Star at the moment, the one and only @taylorswift and @joe.alwyn,’ Crane said in the caption of a shot of himself performing on the oceanfront in the luxe island locale.
Romantic: Taylor Swift, 30, and her boyfriend Joe Alwyn, 28, relaxed over New Year’s break in the Maldives, according to a singer who performed for them at a luxury resort. They were seen at the Golden Globes in LA earlier this month
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‘They were both so friendly and kind to me when I performed, they even gave me a standing ovation and complimented on my voice,’ Crane said. ‘ It was truly an honor and an experience that I will never forget.’
Crane said Swift and Alwyn approached him after his set.
‘I sang a lot of different songs when they heard me, but it was when I finished singing that they actually stood up and clapped,’ Crane said. ‘And they both said simultaneously, “You’ve got an amazing voice, that was really good. Well done to you.”‘
Unforgettable: Singer Matthew Crane said Swift and Alwyn were in attendance as he entertained a crowd at a resort in the Maldives to ring in 2020
Luxe life: Swift and Alwyn ended an up and down year for the singer on an island resort
Crane added that it was surreal to ply his craft in front of the musical megastar.
‘It was just so intimate. It was me, a dancer and them, so it was strange singing to one of the biggest pop stars in the world right now.’
He said that the pair were stylish at the island resort as they bid farewell to the old year and ushered in the new one while ‘they were on holiday with their friends.
Gorgeous: Swift beamed at the Golden Globes, where she was nominated for her Beautiful Ghosts track from Cats
Dapper: Alwyn was seen earlier this year at a London event for designer Tom Ford
‘She was in a really pretty black sequins dress that went down to her knees,’ Crane said. Joe was wearing a nice collared shirt with shorts or trousers, because they were on an island, there was a lot of people wearing smart-casual clothes.’
The couple earlier this month attended the Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, as Swift was nominated for her Beautiful Ghosts track from Cats.
Swift later this month is the basis of Taylor Swift: Miss Americana, a forthcoming documentary on Netflix that begins streaming January 31.