It was a delicate dig ― however TalentRecap caught the second in a clip it posted to Twitter.
When a contestant apologetically confessed to admiring Swift as an artist, Perry responded thusly:
Catch the perhaps-damning reward and shrug?
“Entertainment Tonight” reported that Perry threw the shade in a montage of contestants making awkward first impressions, so viewers missed out on a good quantity of the second, together with the man’s efficiency.
Reports that the rivalry had calmed a bit circulated in June, when Perry, whereas acting at a live performance, modified a lyric of “Swish Swish” that supposedly insulted Swift. But Perry didn’t do a lot to help a detente within the clip above.