Taylor Swift appeared to bring Jimmy Fallon to tears with the power of her voice and her keyboard during a recent Tonight Show performance – but according to one producer, the reason for Fallon’s emotion was much more complex.
Swift performed on Fallon’s show shortly after his mother, Gloria, passed away. The show was Fallon’s first since his mother’s death, and he opened it with a heartfelt tribute.
“[My mother] was the best audience,” he said. “She was always the one I was trying to make laugh, because she was such a fan of the show, and everything I did.”
He told the audience about how,