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The Best Surprise Guest Performances from Taylor Swift's Reputation Tour  

Amy Boal
179 votes 54 voters 10 items

List Rules Vote up the performances that best showcased the surprise guest's music and were all around the best.

The best surprise guests on Taylor Swift's Reputation tour, ranked by fans who either saw these shows live or really, really wish they had. Taylor, touring on the back of her 2017 album of the same name, loves to bring pals on stage to surprise the crowds. The 1989 tour saw lots of random guests (like the US Women's Soccer Team, Ellen, and Lisa Kudrow), but the Reputation tour featured Taylor Swift's famous musical friends, singing many of their own hits alongside the best songs on Reputation. Whether you melted into the floor of the Rose Bowl with your pals when Selena Gomez came out to sing "Hands to Myself," or watched the YouTube videos of Taylor and Hayley Kiyoko over and over again, vote up the surprise guest + Taylor performances that were the all around best and most enjoyable to watch.

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"There's Nothing Holdin' Me Back"
Rose Bowl, Los Angeles; May 18

Genres (Music): Contemporary R&B

Albums: The Shawn Mendes EP, Life of the Party

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"Hands to Myself"
Rose Bowl, Los Angeles; May 19

Genres (Music): Synthpop, Pop music, Rock music, Teen pop, Dance-pop, + more

Albums: Stars Dance, Shake It Up, Come & Get It, Slow Down, Cruella de Vil, + more

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"Babe"
AT&T Stadium, Arlington, October 6

Genres (Music): Country pop, Pop music, Country

Albums: Love on the Inside, Gold and Green, Stuck Like Glue, Sugarland, Enjoy the Ride, + more

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"Summer of '69"
Rogers Centre, Toronto; August 4

Genres (Music): Adult contemporary music, Pop music, Heartland rock, Rock music, Pop rock, + more

Albums: Reckless, Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, 11, Bryan Adams, Room Service, + more

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