"Swift aptly positions ".Ready For It?" as the album opener, bracing listeners for the shots about to be fired, and on the Ed Sheeran and Future-assisted "End Game", Swift raps (yes, raps) about her "big reputation", claiming, "I swear I don't love the drama, it loves me". "Ready For It?" and an acoustic version of "Call It What You Want".
While numerous songs reveal intimate details about her secret relationship with boyfriend Joe Alwyn, Swift - who spent most of 2016 in hiding - also tells her side of the story on her past relationships and her feud with Kanye West and Kim Kardashian West. Many began questioning if she's put on weight.
Lots of people are excited about Taylor Swift's new album, perhaps none more so than this adorably dorky TV reporter.
And it seems like those fans were right! This was about as polar opposite of clean-cut, and another proclamation that she's not the Taylor of old.
Taylor at SNL in 2015 vs.at SNL in 2017. Though Tay did manage to sneak in some of her new persona by making sure a snake was also visible on the sweater she was wearing. "Those teasers she released before the album's announcement told the fandom just that, and she got to tell them again during her performance of "...