'Beef-free': Taylor Swift and Katy Perry officially end feud in 'You Need To Calm Down' music video

A beef-free happy meal!

Taylor Swift and Katy Perry officially ended their feud in Swift's "You Need to Calm Down" music video, which premiered first thing on Monday morning. 

At the end of the star-studded video, which featured cameos from a slew of other stars, Perry and Swift lock eyes while wearing hamburger and french fries costumes, respectively, during a dance party (Perry famously wore the hamburger outfit to a Met Gala after-party back in May). 

Both Swift and Perry took to Instagram after the video's premiere to share a photo of their happy embrace.

"This meal is BEEF-free #MeatFreeMonday," Perry captioned her photo, while Swift simply wrote, "A happy meal."

The pair dances together and embraces in the music video the second single off of Swift's upcoming seventh studio album, which serves as the official peace treaty between the two pop stars, who publicly feuded for years. Fans who were plugged into Perry and Swift's every move knew that there was no more ill-will between them, as Perry sent a literal olive branch to Swift in the mail while she was on her Reputation Stadium Tour, and Swift returned the favor last week by sending Perry a plate of cookies that said, "Peace at last."

Their infamous beef reportedly started when Perry hired key dancers off of one of Swift's tours. Perry once called Swift "Regina George in sheep's clothing," while Swift wrote "Bad Blood" about their feud.

The moment of unity in the "You Need to Calm Down" clip echoes some of the song's lyrics calling for fans to stop pitting female pop stars against one another in the hopes of fueling feuds between them.

"We see you over the on the internet comparing all the girls who are killing," Swift sings. "But we figured you out: We all know now, we all got crowns. You need to calm down."

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It was all fun and games for Perry and Swift the at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards in 2010. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage

Katy Perry addresses whether she'll involve the Taylor Swift feud in her Super Bowl Halftime performance, and reveals that Missy Elliot will be joining her on stage for her performance.

The "Trouble" singer got cozy with her longtime BFF Selena Gomez and Perry at the 2011 American Music Awards. Apparently, gold was the color of the evening. (Photo by Christopher Polk/AMA2011/Getty Images for AMA)

The pair seemed pretty cozy at the show, 2011 American Music Awards despite the fact that they were both up for awards.  (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/AMA2011/FilmMagic)
Talk about a pop powerhouse! Singers Selena Gomez, Nicki Minaj, Katy Perry and Taylor Swift all popped a pose together at the 2011 American Music Awards. (Photo by Lester Cohen/AMA2011/WireImage)
It's all about happy faces. (Photo by Lester Cohen/AMA2011/WireImage)
The duo's friendship stretched all the way back to the 2009 GRAMMY Salute To Industry Icons honoring Clive Davis at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. (Photo by Larry Busacca/WireImage)
Back in 2009, Kelly Clarkson and Miley Cyrus were also a part of the duo's inner circle. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
Smile for the cameras! Swift, Perry and Cyrus looked like they had a blast together at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
Perry pulled in the "Tim McGraw" singer and the former Disney princess in for a squeeze at the 2008 MTV Video Music Awards. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 20: Taylor Swift and Katy Perry arrive at the 2011 American Music Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE on November 20, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/AMA2011/FilmMagic)
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Also appearing in the "You Need to Calm Down" music video are a slew of other mostly LGBTQ celebrities including the "Queer Eye" cast, Ellen DeGeneres, RuPaul, Laverne Cox, Adam Lambert, Adam Rippon, Todrick Hall, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and his husband, Justin Mikita and more.

Watch the "You Need to Calm Down" music video below:
 

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