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Taylor Swift’s Performance at the 2012 AMA’s: A Typical Initiation Ritual



Taylor Swift's Performance at the 2012 AMA's: A Typical Initiation Ritual

We’ve seen in previous articles that music award shows are often rife with ritualistic elements that reflect the occult inner-workings of the entertainment industry. The elaborate musical performances of these shows are conceived to promote artists’ latest singles but also contain symbolism reflecting elite’s  Agenda and philosophy.

In the article on the 2009 VMA Awards, we’ve seen that Taylor Swift undergone a symbolic initiation ritual. In her performance at the 2012 American Music Awards, she appears to undergo another initiation, by partaking in the often seen “good girl gone bad” narrative, complete with a transformation symbolized by color codes. Let’s look at the performance.

Taylor Swift's Performance at the 2012 AMA's: A Typical Initiation Ritual

Swift begins her performance in a virginal white dress. Notice the Masonic checkerboard pattern floors on each side of her.

Her performance takes place in what I like to call an “Illuminati Ball”: Parties where guests are masked and that are known to turn into all-out orgies (see the movie Eyes Wide Shut). For centuries, the occult elite enjoyed these masquerade balls. In more secretive circles, these events were also used to initiate new members.

Taylor Swift begins her performance in a white dress, representing purity and innocence. She is the new candidate for initiation and is welcomed by two masked individuals. In the background, we see a checkerboard pattern floor, the ceremonial Masonic surface on which transformative rituals occur.

Swift innocently dances around and mingles with some masked individuals for a while.

Taylor Swift's Performance at the 2012 AMA's: A Typical Initiation Ritual

Who are these faceless individuals?

Then her transformation occurs.

Taylor Swift's Performance at the 2012 AMA's: A Typical Initiation Ritual

Swift emerges from a pile of people wearing a red and black dress – symbol of sacrifice and initiation.

After Swift’s initiation, the set gets dark and things get nastier.

Taylor Swift's Performance at the 2012 AMA's: A Typical Initiation Ritual

From dancing innocently, things get a lot more sexual. Do these moves symbolically allude to the orgy that happen in these Illuminati balls?

Swift’s song is called I Knew You Were Trouble and appears to be, at first glance, about  guy that is not too nice with her. However, after seeing the symbolic meaning of her performance, can this heartless “guy” actually represent the occult entertainment industry? Here’s the chorus:

“Cause I knew you were trouble when you walked in
So shame on me now
Flew me to places I’d never been
So you put me down oh
I knew you were trouble when you walked in
So shame on me now
Flew me to places I’d never been
Now I’m lying on the cold hard ground”

Yes, being initiated into the industry can allow you to fly to new places…but it’ll eventually leave you lying on the cold hard (checkerboard) ground.


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Have you ever considered that maybe the PRODUCERS & people who are creating the music videos/ performances are into this masonic symbolism & not so much the artists themselves? Maybe the brains behind all these artists is the same group of individuals & they're not all "mind controlled" or reprogrammed.

Maybe it's not that every artist has "sold their soul", they're just performing the way some illuminati-inspired producer tells them to…?


Sure explains why Taylor has been getting around so much lately with the menfolk. I think the moment she stopped being "country" and went pop queen was when she joined the elite society. The Kanye moment sealed it.


it has always been like this. They cater for every generation of teens. Every 5 – 7 years they get a newcomer who encapsulates innocence and good moral values etc then they completely sexualize her. They get teens to become huge, loving fans of the singer of their generation (idolize them) and this ensures that those teens grow up continuing to stay loyal to their idol so that they are influenced to do what their idol does or do what the music videos encapsulate – drugs, sex and all that crap. Perfect example – Britney Spears first album, 1999. Who couldn't like Britney. She looked sweet, beautiful all that jazz. Now look at her. Taylor Swift is just a next generation of this.


Just like Rihanna’s song “Rehab”. Initially you think it’s about a guy but if you listen to it closely you realize it could very well be talking about the music industry… not that I like her or anything just thought I’d make the comparison.. although I think I learned that none of the celebrities are actually evil.. they are all just slaves… and need to be prayed for…


You should listen to her song on Red called 'lucky one'…it's all about how we are the lucky ones for not 'having our name in lights, like diamonds in the sky'. (Wait doesnt Rihanna have a song about diamonds in the sky? shocking!) Later in the 'lucky one' song, Taylor ends up saying 'i wonder if Ill make it out alive'. She sounds like an Illuminati PRISONER to me.


Wow, that reminds me:

"Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds"

And in the fall of '89, when I was a junior in high school, the Beatles were temporarily popular in my school, at least in the marching band. At band camp people would be playing that song and shouting "LSD!" after "Lucy in the sky with diamonds."

Beatles weren't that innocent. I was reading an article about how they were into wife-swapping and who knows what else.

Derek C.

Sweet Innocent Taylor Swift has become a Satanic priestess. Amazing but believable.


“Bad Blood” by Swift has nearly a billion views on YouTube. Many “truth” videos have a few thousand views if even that – and often those comments are about mocking/insulting other users. This is comment number 194 on this article at the time of writing.

I’ve tried to talk to my family about these things. I show them the most disturbing, credible material and they have responded by 1) asking what the source was (even in a case where it was unimportant) 2) ignoring me completely 3) stating that ‘conspiracy theories is outside their field of interests’ 4) simply telling me that it’s too far fetched, that a police state agenda is nothing to worry about be realized and that ‘I don’t believe in it’, ignoring the fact I spent time critically researching these things while they never spent a second.

I also contacted a major news network and a former member of parliament. As predicted, no response.


In Canada, there is a masonic temple in the same building as MTV Canada. I guess this shows that the wealthiest masons own MTV and the music industry. This explains all the masonic symbolism in the music videos and awards.

Milla Vidal

the comments look different….anyway soon we will hear of taylor going bad just like rihana they're gonna turn her into a music w$#@% and that is sad, she was one of the few artists that was wholesome.


Let's face it. Now days there is pretty much nothing and no one you can trust. Everything is out there to deceive and suck you in. People are so clueless and easily swayed. I'm sticking to the one TRUE BIBLE, its the only thing you can believe and trust.


I Knew You Were Trouble and Kesha's Die Young (see VC's article) are produced by Max Martin. He also produces for Britney, Christina Aguilera, among other industry pawns.


That's why they get dressed similarly all 3 of them? Similar hair dye, make-up etc. because of the same producer? lol


Thank you! Look at Max Martin's resume and you'll see that everything he touches gets soaked in Illuminati filth.


Most people — in one way or another — are offered opportunities to sell out. IF you do it, you almost always regret — no matter how much you make or how high you sail. Talk to anyone that’s done it. I was a mainstream reporter. They tried to force me to cover pro-choice events while prohibiting me from covering pro-life ones. So I quit. Because of that, I became aware of the alternative media and have never been out of work. God provides. And I don’t have to wonder how many people had abortions because of any story I wrote — because I never penned one word of pro-choice rhetoric and would NOT have had they offered me $1 million dollars to do it. “I place before you life and death… choose life.” 


This analysis is interesting, and there is definitely symbolism there, but whether it's a true initiation or just a slickly produced stage performance is up for debate. The good-girl-gone-bad thing is definitely there. I have been waiting for Taylor to do the Olivia Newton-John turnaround – there it is. I live in Nashville and she is a very touchy subject here. She represents over 60%  (!!!!!) of current country music sales. That's an amazing number, and very strange in this town to see. She is not really considered true country, either. Her new album goes even further in the pop direction than before, dropping all country pretense for some songs. She has definitely become mainstream. She is no longer just a country artist, she is now a mainstream entertainer. Her image is very obviously being crafted very carefully now as well. I have met her, about four years ago before all of this really blew up. To her credit, she was very sweet, although she was rail-thin at that time. Her Mother was with her, as I suspect she was right up until Taylor turned 18.  There have been many stories and rumors as to how Taylor got her Nashville… Read more »


 what are the stories and rumors about her Nashville deal?


Really just people saying that her Father bought her way in, because he is supposedly very wealthy. I will say right now that I don't know or endorse the truth of anything I state here, just things that have been said here and there. She had extensive parental support regardless, because her parents moved here to further her career, and she was having writers meetings with professional writers here at the age of 12 or 13. I don't think there was anything "wrong" with that… A young girl wanting to learn the craft of songwriting (and approaching it professionally) while also having money to pay her mentors would be more than welcome in Nashville, and it happens all the time. Some have said that her Father's money helped her in getting key road gigs and her label deal, which from outside appearances could be taken as a partnership between her management and her label. If you have money, you have an advantage in the music biz… but people still recognize talent here, and many people (including me) questioned her ability to sing well. Everyone in Nashville was willing to admit that Taylor had songwriting talent that touched her demographic… but… Read more »

Rebecca Horst Campbe

don't you think there are many country acts on the verge of this?  trying to go mainstream and will incorporate the illuminatti elements soon or maybe already are.  i think country music is a big goal for the bad guys to take over and then what good music will we have left?  polka music and classical i guess.


Same thing with the Beatles, they came to America looking very clean, etc, and a few years later they introduced people to drugs, rebellion, and false religions. No surprise here.


Perhaps you're right but I have to admit they were great musicians. And they weren't so innocent before they arrived in the US. They just looked so 🙂


Just watched and read the lyrics to her song "The Lucky One" on this most recent album and my gosh it is creepy. More of the same. So many of the more popular singers eventually release a song with the same theme…The entertainment industry is demonic and not all it's cracked up to be.


She said in an interview she doesn't want to end up that way and would stop if it happens…but who knows? she'll probably end up just like the rest of them 🙁

Llgrays Lc

This is soo true…satan is decieving mankind on a daily basis thats y we have to put on the armor of God daily.. The devil is out to steal kill and destroy and hes seeking those whom he may devour and hes getting those who are weak and fall into that trap behind money and fame…they have gained the world but lost they souls…how sad…n the elites r fooling the masses daily in order to achieve the new world order….Wake up ppl


i wonder if this is part of the "Great Delusion"


 Well, since the last "initiation" ritual she did on the VMA's, she has
been romantically linked to two of the Kennedys and had purchased a home
near the Kennedy compound in Hyannis Port.  Since the purchase of the
home, she has ended things with both of the Kennedy cousins… Maybe
like Kapheen said above, she's merely advanced to a new degree/level..  Maybe the romances helped boost her to the next degree?


Just like Marilyn Monroe! ;/

Tyrone F

Does the white dress symbolize that she’s about to become a bride of Satan?


It seems the Illuminati are mocking her. In performances at the 2012 VMAs and 2013 Brits, Taylor depicted her initiation rite and good-girl-gone-bad transformation, demonstrating that her celebrity is due less to talent and more to selling her soul. She’s paying a high price for her fame. Note too that the white dress might be a wedding dress, symbolizing that Tylor is becoming a bride of Satan.


I hope Taylor Swift squints her eyes so hard that her face collapses in on itself.

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