Taylor Swift has had many high-profile relationships over the years, but one of her most memorable was with John Mayer when she was 19 years old. The two dated from 2009 to 2010, and their relationship was the subject of much speculation due to their age gap.
At the time, Swift was 19 and Mayer was 32. The age difference was referenced in Swift’s song “Dear John,” which was believed to be about Mayer. The lyrics of the song point to the couple’s age gap, with lines like “Don’t you think I was too young to be messed with?” and “Don’t you think nineteen’s too young to be played by your dark twisted games?”
The two were first linked in December 2009, when they were spotted out together in Nashville. They were seen out on several dates in the following months, and even attended the Grammy Awards together in 2010. However, their relationship was short-lived, and they split up in February 2010.
Since then, Swift has gone on to date a number of other celebrities, including Harry Styles, Tom Hiddleston, and Joe Alwyn. However, her relationship with Mayer remains one of her most talked-about relationships due to the age gap between them.
It’s been over a decade since Swift and Mayer’s relationship ended, and both have moved on to other relationships. Swift is now happily married to Joe Alwyn, and Mayer is currently single. Despite the age gap, their relationship was an important part of Swift’s life, and will always be remembered.