During her sensational Eras Tour, the incredible Taylor Swift proved once again that she is not only a chart-topping superstar but also an incredibly generous boss.
Taylor reportedly spread her success around, gifting her hardworking tour crew with a total of $55 million in bonuses.
Taylor took the opportunity to surprise each and every trucker responsible for hauling her elaborate equipment all across the country. Before her Saturday show in Santa Clara, CA, the pop icon handed out $100,000 bonus checks to these essential production truck drivers.
$5 Million In Total Bonuses To Just The Drivers
Now, you might wonder just how much Taylor’s kindness added up to. Brace yourselves, Swifties, because this is huge! With approximately 50 truckers on her U.S. tour, the superstar’s grand gesture sums up to an astounding $5 million.
It’s no surprise that Taylor’s Eras Tour has been a massive hit, raking in an astounding $1 billion in sales. With such incredible success, there’s no doubt that Taylor Swift is on track to claim the crown for the highest-grossing tour of all time.
E! News / YouTubeThe magical wonderland that is Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour extends beyond the truckers. We’ve got exclusive insider info that Taylor didn’t stop at her road warriors. Band members, dancers, lighting and sound technicians, caterers, and more were also showered with bonuses.
Although the exact amount gifted to the non-truckers remains a tantalizing mystery, we can confirm that E! News reports it’s over $55 million. Taylor truly knows how to show her appreciation for the hard work and dedication of her entire tour crew.
As the United States leg of the tour reaches its end, and Taylor prepares for a series of electrifying gigs at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood before venturing down to Mexico, she ensures that her team will always remember the extraordinary experience they shared together. It’s the ultimate “end of the tour” bonus, and it speaks volumes about Taylor’s genuine love for her team and the joy she finds in giving back.
So, dear Taylor Swift fans, let this heartwarming news be a reminder that behind the dazzling performances and chart-topping hits is an artist who values and cherishes the people who make her dreams come true.
The Eras Tour isn’t just about breaking records and wowing audiences; it’s also about spreading love, gratitude, and joy. And we can’t help but say it again—It truly pays to work for Taylor Swift!