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  1. Taylor Swift meets ailing fan, invites autistic boy to concert

Taylor Swift meets ailing fan, invites autistic boy to concert

Pop star Taylor Swift, known for her sweet gestures for fans, invited a seven-year-old autistic boy to her concert and met a follower suffering from cystic fibrosis.

By: | Los Angeles | Published: August 23, 2015 8:39 AM

Pop star Taylor Swift, known for her sweet gestures for fans, invited a seven-year-old autistic boy to her concert and met a follower suffering from cystic fibrosis.

The 25-year-old “Shake it Off” hitmaker invited Jacob Velazquez, a piano prodigy, who was diagnosed with Autism three years ago, to her concert after she saw his medley of her songs on the piano, reported E! Online.

“@JacobsPiano I HAVE to give you a hug for that beautiful piano medley you did! Please come to a show on my tour and say hi to me. My treat,” the singer tweeted.

Swift also met 26-year-old fan Tiffany Rich, who is currently waiting for a double lung transplant for cystic fibrosis, at her San Francisco concert after Rich posted a photo, which caused the hashtag #Lungs4Tiff to go viral.

“I cried tears of joy. My dream was going to come true because of all the love and support of people re-tweeting, reposting, and sharing my photo. It was a feeling that I could never describe…

“I had butterflies in my stomach before I went in there. When I saw her I gave her a big hug and talked to her about my post.” Rich said.

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