Selena Gomez’s friendship with Taylor Swift will get the seal of approval from her mother, Mandy Teefey. The 13 Reasons Why producer gushed over their close-knit relationship in a Thursday, May 24, interview with Entertainment Tonight.
“What I love about that friendship is it’s so solid, and with Taylor, I feel like they can tell each other anything, and it will be an honest, in-your-best-interest kind of relationship,” Teefey stated of the 2. “It’s not about anything else, and it’s one you don’t just find out here.”
As for what Teefey thinks of the 28-year-old “Delicate” singer as an individual? “With Taylor, what you see is what you get. She is who she is,” she stated, noting, “she is so grounded and works so hard and she’s always been there for Selena.”
Swift and Gomez — who each rose to fame at an early age — have remained shut buddies regardless of the hustle and bustle of fame. “They’ve come up together,” Teefey added. “And they’ve never parted. To me that’s a true friendship.”
The gal friends most just lately shared their adoration for one another when Gomez took the stage as a surprise guest throughout Swift’s Reputation tour cease on the Rose Bowl Stadium on May 19. The two regarded cute as they danced collectively and carried out Gomez’s hit track “Hands to Myself.”
Gomez additionally took the chance to point out her love for Swift as she addressed the viewers. “I want to say thank you to my best friend of about 12 years, almost 13. And the reason why she has been one of my best friends is because this person has never, ever judged a single decision I’ve made,” she stated. “She’s always met me where I’ve been. She’s encouraged me when I’ve had nothing to be encouraged about. And I don’t know if I would be as strong as I am if I didn’t have you and your family because you changed my life.”
She added: “But honestly thank you from the bottom of my heart for supporting someone that I know that is the most beautiful, strong, independent woman I’ve ever met. So thank you for supporting my best friend.”
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