WATCH: Taylor Swift, Carly Simon duet on ‘You’re So Vain’

FOXBORO, MA - JULY 27: Carly Simon joined Taylor Swift onstage tonight at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. in front of a sold-out crowd of more than 55,000 fans for a special duet performance of her iconic hit “You’re So Vain.” (Photo by Theo Wargo/TAS/Getty Images for TAS)

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Carly Simon joined Taylor Swift onstage tonight at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. in front of a sold-out crowd of more than 55,000 fans for a special duet performance of her iconic hit.

Taylor Swift learned the art of a good breakup ballad from one of the best.

Swift, who was dressed like she was walking onto a yacht, brought out the legendary Carly Simon to sing her infamous1972 hit “You’re So Vain” at her concert Saturday in Foxborough, Mass.

“Before I bring out my special guest, I have this question that I always, always had, and I think you have probably had this question, too, and wondered what the answer is,” the 23-year-old popstar said as she teased the crowd of over 55,000 people before Simon’s entrance.

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'I bet you think this song is about you, don't you, don't you,' Simon and Swift belted out in harmony together on stage.

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‘I bet you think this song is about you, don’t you, don’t you,’ Simon and Swift belted out in harmony together on stage.

“Who is the song ‘You’re So Vain’ by Carly Simon written about?”

Simon, 68, has forever left fans desperately wondering who exactly the lyrics of her classic ballad was about at the time.

Sound familiar T-Swift fans?

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'Got to sing 'You're So Vain' with Carly Simon at Gillette Stadium tonight!!!!!' Swift tweeted after the show.

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‘Got to sing ‘You’re So Vain’ with Carly Simon at Gillette Stadium tonight!!!!!’ Swift tweeted after the show.

It was speculated that Simon could have been referring to anyone from The Rolling Stones’ Mick Jagger to actor Warren Beatty.

“I bet you think this song is about you, don’t you, don’t you,” Simon and Swift belted out in harmony together on stage.

In the case of Swift, most of the tracks on her record breaking albums are about her famed Hollywood exes.

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Smile! Carly Simon joined Taylor Swift backstage tonight at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. in front of a sold-out crowd.

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Smile! Carly Simon joined Taylor Swift backstage tonight at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass. in front of a sold-out crowd.

Stars from John Mayer to Jake Gyllenhaal to Taylor Lautner and Harry Styles have reportedly been the lyrical targets for Swift’s number one hits.

“Got to sing ‘You’re So Vain’ with Carly Simon at Gillette Stadium tonight!!!!!” the blond beauty tweeted after the show.

“Unreal. I could not possibly look up to her more.”

“When I heard ‘You’re So Vain’ I just thought, ‘That’s the best song that’s ever been written,'” Swift told MTV backstage at the show.

“That is the most direct way anyone has ever addressed a breakup. It’s amazing.”

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