Taylor has been named as the New York City global welcome ambassador for tourism. Read the announcement and watch videos below!
The first song on Taylor Swift’s album 1989 is called “Welcome to New York,” and it already bagged her a new gig.
The pop singer has partnered with NYC & Company as its global welcome ambassador for tourism. The announcement was made on Monday morning on Good Morning America as Swift spoke with Robin Roberts about the role and aired a clip of the new Manhattan resident clarifying the proper pronunciation of Houston Street. Watch the full promo here.
“I’m still learning, but I’m so enthusiastic about this city that when I love something, I’m very vocal about it,” Swift said of the title. “New York was a huge landscape for what became this album. It’s affected my life in ways I’m not even aware of fully.”