Friday, Aug. 25, 2017|1 a.m.
New York City– You can finally shake it off: Taylor Swift has actually released her brand-new single.
The 27-year-old vocalist dropped the positive tune “Look What You Made Me Do”– which utilizes an interpolation from Right Said Fred’s 1991 hit “I’m Too Attractive”– late Thursday to streaming platforms and iTunes. The tune, featuring aspects of pop, dance and home, includes sharp lyrics like: “Honey, I rose up from the dead I do it all the time/I got a list of names and yours is in red, underlined I examine it once/Then I examine it two times.”
The track ends with a voice message of Swift saying, “I’m sorry, but the old Taylor can’t pertain to the phone today. Why? Oh, ’cause she’s dead.”
Some felt the tune was a diss toward Kanye West, whom Swift has actually had concerns with in the past. In 2015 their fight struck a new height when West’s partner, Kim Kardashian, released audio recordings that she stated proved Swift provided West the proceed for a Swift recommendation in the song “Famous.”
Swift’s voice message on her new song might be a recommendation to the audio Kardashian leaked. Others felt the opening lines of “Look What You Made Me Do”– “I do not like your little games/Don’t like your tilted phase”– was a referral to West’s current tour, which featured a floating stage.
The anticipation of “Look Exactly what You Made Me Do” assisted Swift pattern greatly on social networks. The tune is the first single from her 6th album, “track record,” to be launched Nov. 10. A clip of the tune’s video will premiere Friday on “Excellent Morning America.”
Swift wiped her social networks pages tidy recently and triggered a craze online with video bits of slithery snake parts. Fans dissected the hints in hopes it would reveal information about her new music, and the pop star lastly revealed Wednesday that a new song would come today followed by an album three months later on.
“Track record” is the follow-up to 2014’s “1989,” Swift’s first main pop album after years of dominating in c and w. “1989” launched 7 struck singles, from “Shake It Off” to “Bad Blood,” and won 3 Grammys, consisting of album of the year. The album assisted her produce a star-studded world trip, including visitor appearances from musicians such as Justin Timberlake and John Legend to A-List stars like Ellen DeGeneres and Chris Rock.
“Look What You Made Me Do” utilizes an interpolation of a tune from “I’m Too Hot,” a No. 1 hit that was composed by Richard Fairbrass, Fred Fairbrass and Rob Manzoli. After the song’s release, Right Said Fred tweeted thanks to Swift and called the new song a magnificent reinvention.
Swift composed and produced the new tune with frequent collaborator Jack Antonoff, who carries out in the bands Bleachers and enjoyable. Antonoff, who has produced for Lorde, Sia, Sara Bareilles and others, made a Grammy Award for his work on three songs from Swift’s “1989.”
He also produced and co-wrote Swift and Zayn’s Leading 5 hit from the “Fifty Tones Darker” soundtrack, “I Don’t Want to Live Permanently,” and the 2 shared a Golden World nomination for the song “Sweeter than Fiction,” from the 2013 film “Once Chance.”
Swift’s “track record” might become the singer’s fourth album to offer more than one million albums in its launching week, following “1989,” 2012’s “Red” and 2010’s “Speak Now.”