Taylor’s impact on the NFL is undeniable
Taylor Swift has made a huge impact on NFL.
Taylor Swift‘s presence at Kansas City Chiefs games has proven to be a lucrative move for both the team and the NFL. The pop sensation has gone viral multiple times while supporting her boyfriend, Travis Kelce, at Arrowhead Stadium, and the impact has been nothing short of astonishing.
According to a collaborative effort between Front Office Sports and Apex Marketing Group, Swift’s appearances at Chiefs games have generated an incredible $331 million in brand value for both the team and the NFL. This staggering amount was calculated based on various mediums such as print, digital, radio, TV, highlights, and social media mentions of Swift dating back to her first game on Sept. 24.
Taylor Swift give dance to Travis Kelce after Chief’s successful play
Each instance was then assessed for its reach and impact to determine its equivalent dollar value. Unsurprisingly, online news and digital content have contributed the most to this impressive brand value, closely followed by social media mentions.
In the lead-up to the Super Bowl, it seems that the NFL is banking on the Chiefs to emerge victorious in order to harness what has been dubbed as the “Swift effect.” The potential for Swift’s presence at the Super Bowl could further elevate the excitement and commercial appeal of the event.
However, there’s a slight hitch in this plan as Swift is scheduled to perform in Tokyo the night before the big game. This raises uncertainty about whether she will be able to make it to Vegas in time if the Chiefs secure a win on Sunday.
Swift’s influence goes beyond music
In light of this, it’s clear that Swift’s influence extends far beyond her music career. Her mere presence at sporting events has become a significant driver of brand value for teams and leagues. This underscores the evolving landscape of celebrity endorsements and their impact on sports marketing.
The $331 million underscores the immense impact of Swift’s appearances at games and serves as a testament to her ability to command attention across various media platforms.