The Brief: "Gaylor Swift" is a nickname that fans of Taylor Swift use to imply that she is queer, or at least a gay icon.


Although Taylor Swift has publicly stated that she is straight, some fans continue to speculate that she is queer, giving her the title “Gaylor Swift.” The pop star has established a reputation as a gay icon through her support of the LGBTQ+ community, embrace of pop music, and songs that speak to queer experiences both directly and indirectly.