TWINSBURG, Ohio — A local singer-songwriter used her family’s holiday light display to get the attention of Grammy-award winner Taylor Swift.
On Instagram and Twitter Friday, Sarah Bailey posted a video of her family’s extravagant Christmas lights display tracked with Swift’s “Christmas Tree Farm.”
BAILEY FAMILY LIGHTS - “Christmas Tree Farm” by @taylorswift13 @taylornation13 I am so excited that we added this song to the display this year and I hope she can see this!!! #TaylorSwift pic.twitter.com/R6IojHqfVY— Sarah Bailey (@SarahJBailes) December 5, 2020
Captioning her post “BAILEY FAMILY LIGHT,” the local singer reminded the public about a food drop box for donations to Our Community Hunger Center located at 9733 Ravenna Road in Twinsburg.
Her light display got the attention of Swift, prompting a direct message to the Bailey.
"Sarah! I loved your family's Christmas lights show!!! Thank you (and your dad) so much for using 'Christmas Tree Farm' to create such a fun spectacle. I really love how you've chosen to give back by mentioning your local food bank 🙏 I've made a donation to Our Community Hunger Center in your hometown. Happy Holidays! Love, Taylor,” Swift wrote on Instagram.
My response 😭😭😭😭 THANK YOU ALL SO SO SO MUCH!!!!!!!!!!! 😭😭😭😭😭😭🥺🥺🥰🥰❤️❤️🎄 pic.twitter.com/Zk1IreQ7gs— Sarah Bailey (@SarahJBailes) December 8, 2020
Bailey expressed her excitement and shock about receiving a response from the music star.
“I’m sobbing right now, you are my biggest inspiration and never EVER expected to get a message FROM YOU OMG!!!!!," she said to Swift.