Taylor Swift has revealed that her mother, Andrea Swift, has a brain tumor. Swift has been open about her mother’s struggle with cancer in the past, and in an interview on Tuesday with Variety, when talking about her mother’s health, she said “they found a tumor.”

She went on to say that this specific problem has been unlike anything she and her family have had to deal with in relation to her mother’s health, that “the symptoms of what a person goes through when they have a brain tumor is nothing like what we’ve ever been through with her cancer before.”


Andrea Swift is quite popular with the Swift fan base, with some fans even posting about her online. In reference to her mom, Swift said, “it was a really big deal to ever speak about her illness.”