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Taylor Swift Relives The Origins Of Her ‘Lover’ Songs During A Raw Tiny Desk Performance

NPR’s Tiny Desk concerts have become a storied music institution, and at this point, there have been around 800 or so of them. Through all those performances, though, the NPR offices have likely never hosted a star bigger than Taylor Swift. She’s a generational icon, and now, she has taken her stadium-filling songs and brought […]

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Watch Taylor Swift’s Overdramatic And True Performances Of ‘Lover’ And ‘False God’ On ‘SNL’

[embedded content] During her last album cycle in late 2017, Taylor Swift returned to the Saturday Night Live stage for the first time in almost a decade to perform songs off her darker pop project, Reputation. And for her bright, loved-up new era of Lover, she returned to the iconic late night show joining a […]

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Taylor Swift Reveals What She Almost Called ‘Lover’ And Teases Her ‘SNL’ Performance On ‘Fallon’

Taylor Swift has spent this week getting ready for her upcoming stint as musical guest on this weekend’s episode of Saturday Night Live. She managed to get away for a bit, though, so she could visit SNL album Jimmy Fallon and guest on The Tonight Show. Swift sat down for an interview, and during the […]

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Taylor Swift’s First-Week ‘Lover’ Sales Made Up Over A Quarter Of All US Album Sales That Week

Getty Image Just days after its release, Taylor Swift’s new album Lover was generating some eye-widening statistics. After one day, the album already had the most first-week sales of any album this year. After two days, it was the best-selling album in the US of the entire year. Naturally, then, this news isn’t surprising: Lover […]

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Taylor Swift Opens The 2019 VMAs By Performing ‘You Need To Calm Down’ And The Live Debut Of ‘Lover’

MTV Before the VMAs began, Taylor Swift teased something exciting: Her show-opening performance would feature two songs, one of which she’s never played live before. She said in an Instagram story, “I have something VMAs related to tell you, and that thing is that I’m not just gonna be opening up with one song. I […]

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Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ Has Generated The Most First-Week Sales Of 2019 In Just One Day

Republic Records Taylor Swift‘s highly-anticipated album Lover debuted Friday in the form of four separate mixtapes. Taylor rolled out a clever release campaign before the album’s release and even partnered with Amazon to advertise Lover on boxes. The hard work paid off for the pop star, as Lover grossed the highest first-week sales of 2019 […]

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Taylor Swift Revealed Which Song She May Never Play For A Live Audience

Getty Image Taylor Swift‘s highly anticipated album, Lover, was finally released Friday. According to the track list, out of the 18 tracks, three were completely written by the singer herself. Taylor celebrated the release of Lover by playing a private acoustic session for a SiriusXM Town Hall. During the session, she imparted words of wisdom, […]

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Taylor Swift’s ‘Cruel Summer’ Is A Perfect Pop Anthem Co-Written With Jack Antonoff And Annie Clark

[embedded content] Share This Video On Thursday, a fan Twitter account revealed the writing credits for Taylor Swift‘s Lover. It was mostly as expected — every song written by Swift herself, with a handful of collaborations with Jack Antonoff. But the writing credits also featured one curious anomaly. “Cruel Summer” is a collaboration with Antonoff […]

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Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ Video Is A Technicolor Tribute To Domestic Bliss

[embedded content] Share This Video With the release of Taylor Swift‘s seventh album Lover just hours away, the singer has shared a final pre-release look at the album. The gorgeous, dizzyingly romantic title track was released last week, and now “Lover” has a beautiful video to match. Directed by Drew Kirsch and Swift herself, the […]

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Taylor Swift’s Full ‘Lover’ Tracklist Features The Dixie Chicks And A Possible Kanye West Reference

Republic Taylor Swift is a fan of giving small hints to her fans about what she has coming up, but now she’s done with being subtle: Swift has just shared the full tracklist for her upcoming album, Lover. Lover💕 Friday, August 23. Pre-add, pre-save, pre-order: https://t.co/AdsErGvGS1 pic.twitter.com/PbxN49rYEh — Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) August 16, 2019 One […]

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Taylor Swift’s Dreamy, Romantic ‘Lover’ Title Track Is Finally Here

[embedded content] Taylor Swift‘s highly anticipated album Lover is out one week from today, and the singer-songwriter has stoked already sky-high expectations with another fantastic single. Swift first teased “Lover” in her cover story for Vogue. “This has one of my favorite [song] bridges,” she said the interview. “I love a bridge, and I was […]

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Amazon Is Advertising Taylor Swift’s Upcoming Album, ‘Lover,’ On Their Boxes

Apple Music Taylor Swift recently put on a colorful show at Amazon’s first-ever Prime Day concert in New York City. The “You Need To Calm Down” singer is reportedly continuing her close relationship with Amazon, again partnering with the company to advertise her upcoming seventh studio album, Lover, by replacing a select few of Amazon’s […]

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We Regret to Inform You That the New Taylor Swift Song Is Really Good

Taylor Swift’s album cycle for her upcoming seventh studio LP Lover has not been her most successful. She’s yet to nab a number one single with her previously-released Brendon Urie-assisted “ME!” and “You Need to Calm Down” thanks to the ongoing dominance of Lil Nas X’s “Old Town Road.” Plus, after her masters were unceremoniously […]

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Taylor Swift Performed An Eclectic Mix Of Old Favorites And New Music At Her Prime Day Concert

Getty Image Taylor Swift performed a killer set at Amazon’s Prime Day concert. In conjunction with its annual Prime Day shopping event, Amazon hosted its first-ever Prime Day concert in New York City. In addition to Swift, the show featured performances from SZA, Dua Lipa, and Becky G. Swift’s nine-song setlist was an eclectic mix […]

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Taylor Swift Gave A Surprise Performance At The Historic Stonewall Inn

Getty Image Taylor Swift‘s newest single, “You Need To Calm Down,” features the singer’s most pro-LGBTQ lyrics this side of “Welcome To New York” — and it looks like Swift is speaking out in honor of Pride month. As reported by Variety and others, Swift gave a surprise performance to 100 lucky fans at New […]

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Taylor Swift’s New Song ‘You Need To Calm Down’ Is An Instantly Catchy Follow-Up To Her Last Single

Apple Music Taylor Swift has kept her fans anxiously searching for clues about her new upcoming music. As disclosed in an Instagram Live stream Thursday, Taylor’s forthcoming album Lover will be released on August 23rd is comprised of 18 tracks. Taylor’s new single, “You Need To Calm Down” dropped Friday morning at Midnight, and needless […]

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