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Taylor Swift Brings Tegan And Sara On Stage

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Taylor Swift (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

 

(CBS SF) - LOS ANGELES (CBS SF) - During her "Red" Tour show at the Staple Center in Los Angeles, singer Taylor Swift invited "it" band Tegan & Sara on stage for an impromptu performance of the duo's hit song "Closer" in front of a sold out crowd.

As Swift introduces the duo, she said "I really, really love this artists music. I think that this album is one of my favorites of all time. If you ever had your heart broken, you need to have their album." She then joined-in during the second verse.

Taylor Swift & Tegan and Sara Performing "Closer" (LIVE AT STAPLES CENTER AUG. 20TH, 2013) by Warner Records Vault on YouTube

"Closer" is the first single off their seventh studio, Heartthrob, which is moving up the radio charts. Giving Tegan And Sara a first-time Pop Hits Chart milestone.

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Tegan And Sara (credit: Michael Buckner/Getty Images)

 

Along with the Grammy award-winning band "fun.," Tegan And Sara will be performing at the Greek Theater in Berkeley on Friday, September 6 and Sunday, September 8.

Taylor Swift will be at the Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Tuesday, August 27 with Ed Sheeran.

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