Taylor Alison Swift is an American singer-songwriter. She is known for narrative songs about her personal life, which have received widespread media coverage. At age 14, Swift became the youngest artist signed by the Sony/ATV Music publishing house and, at 15, she signed her first record deal.
Her 2006 eponymous debut album was the longest-charting album of the 2000s in the US. Its third single, "Our Song", made her the youngest person to single-handedly write and perform a number-one song on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart. Swift's second album, Fearless, was released in 2008.
Buoyed by the pop crossover success of the singles "Love Story" and "You Belong with Me", it became the US' best-selling album of 2009 and was certified diamond in the US. The album won four Grammy Awards, and Swift became the youngest Album of the Year winner.
Taylor Swift is counting down to on a promotional blitz, revealing her forthcoming album's complete track list, a high-profile collaboration, a tease about how boyfriend Joe Alwyn inspired what is sure to be one of her sweetest new songs.
In the middle-of-the-night hours between Thursday and Friday, Swift kept her fans up with hourly-updates on her TikTok series that revealed her new song titles one-by-one.
The big finale was with track No. 4, «Snow on the Beach,» featuring Lana Del Rey. But her most exciting disclosure came after announcing the album's opening track, «Lavender Haze,» when Swift hopped over to Instagram with a video detailing the song's catalyst. «I happened upon the phrase 'Lavender Haze' when I was watching and I looked it up because I thought it sounded cool, and it turns out that it was a common phrase that was used in the '50s where they would just describe being in love,» she explains. «Like, If you were in the 'Lavender Haze,' that meant you were in that all-encompassing love glow, and I thought that was really beautiful.»She continues, «and I guess theoretically when you're in the 'Lavender Haze,' you'll do anything to stay there and not let people bring you down off of that cloud.
And I think a lot of people have to deal with this now -- not just, like, quote-unquote public figures — because we live in the era of social media and if the world finds out that you're in love with somebody, they're gonna weigh in on it.»Unsurprisingly, Swift says she has plenty of experience in this lane — specifically when it comes to her longtime love, Alwyn. «My relationship for six years, we've had to dodge weird rumors, tabloid stuff, and we just ignore it,» she shares. «And so this song is sort of about the.Read more on etonline.com