Rita Ora Calls Taylor Swift 'One of the Most Incredible Songwriters of Our Generation'

Taylor Swift may be dating Rita Ora's ex, Calvin Harris, but that doesn't mean the British pop star is holding any grudges. In a recent interview with Noisey, Ora gushed over her admiration for Swift. 

"I think she's one of the most incredible songwriters of our generation," said Ora. "I'm not even just saying it. I absolutely adore her music and love what she stands for." 

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The "Poison" singer continued, "You pay respect to people who deserve it—Beyoncé and Madonna. When Madonna was going through it on this last record, I was one of the first people to post my support on Instagram. Don't battle her because of her age. I'm a girl's girl, I support women and it comes back to you. I'd love that support. There's a fine line between believing in yourself and being a fucking arsehole. I don't step on people's toes."

Elsewhere in the article, it's revealed Ora carries a small seashell with her in her purse at all times that was a gift from Miley Cyrus, which Cyrus christened as a good luck charm by peeing on it.