Another reason why this back-and-forth seems to be growing is because Swift decided to have Sabrina Carpenter as one of her opening acts for the historic The Eras Tour. Carpenter and Rodrigo have feuded over the years, due to dating rumors between Carpenter and Rodrigo’s ex-boyfriend Joshua Bassett.
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Regarding her performance, Rodrigo was able to shine while performing hits from both of her albums, and the crowd was very fired up to see the young starlet in action. In the midst of the set, there was a moment where a production malfunction seemed to occur, but it turns out that the moment was planned in order for the performance to look like the music video for “vampire.”
All in all, it is fascinating to see the continued growth of stardom in the very young career of Rodrigo.
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