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Taylor Swift accused of copying 2016 ad for its new ‘Delicate’ video

Taylor Swift is being accused of ripping of a perfume ad in her new video for “Delicate.”

(Reuters)

Pop star Taylor Swift has been accused of ripping of a 2016 perfume advertising in its new “Delicate” music video.

Swift s-video, which was released on Sunday night, had agreements with the ad of Kenzo, which was created by Academy Award-winning director Spike Jonze, the New York Daily News reported.

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The Kenzo ad featured dancer and actress Margaret Qualley, making faces in a mirror after they are bored at the gala she is attending. When she realizes that she has become invisible, she begins to dance as if nobody is watching.

In the Swift s-video, the pop star, who is bored with being interviewed by the press, also makes funny faces in the mirror before she is invisible. When she realizes that her new invisibility, Swift begins to break into silly dance moves.

Social media users were quick to point out the similarities.

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“Ayy Taylor Swift’s ‘Delicate’ video is a bit of a rip-off of Spike Jonze’s Kenzo World ad,” one person tweeted.

Ayy @theneedledrop Taylor Swift Delicate video is a sorta rip-off of Spike Jonze’s Kenzo World ad.

— Thamal Liyanage (@ThamalLiyanage) March 12, 2018

“Taylor Swift’s” Delicate “MV is a complete rip-off of Spike Jonze’s Kenzo advert with Margaret Qualley. As a Taylor fan I say not deny it,” another person wrote.

Taylor Swifts Delicate MV is a complete rip-off of Spike Jonze’s Kenzo advert with Margaret Qualley. As a Taylor fan I am say it and not to deny it. 🤷🏼♀️

— Hollie 💫 (@HollieFitzxo) March 12, 2018

“The new Taylor Swift ‘Delicate’ music video is an insanely blatant copy/rip-off of Spike Jonze Kenzo commercial World. The setting, color palette, choreography, everything,” another person tweeted.

The new @taylorswift13 Delicate music video is an insanely blatant copy/rip-off of Spike Jonze Kenzo commercial World. The setting, the colors, the choreography, everything.

— Gina Schreuder (@Gina_and_tonic) March 12, 2018

Swift has not yet responded to the claim.

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