Taylor Swift Is Back!
It’s safe to say this artist is ‘never getting back together’ and doing great things for herself; Taylor Swift has finally released her updated version of her beloved 2012 record. Now she calls it, “Red (Taylor’s Version)”.
Initially announced back in June 2021, and the long-awaited album, Red, resembles a time of heartbreak and a mix of emotions.
“Musically and lyrically, Red resembled a heartbroken person,” she shared in a post. “It was all over the place, a fractured mosaic of feelings that somewhat all fit together in the end. Happy, free, confused, lonely, devastated, euphoric, wild, and tortured by memories past.”
Latest Single, ‘Red (Taylor’s Version)’
Fans were in for a surprise from the Grammy-award-winning artist, and it’s safe to say this new album is a fresh start for her.
“This will be the time you hear all 30 songs that were meant to go on Red,” she posted. “And hey, one of them is even ten minutes long.”
Swift’s latest album, ‘Red (Taylor’s Version),’ was released on Thursday, Nov. 11, and slowly people began to fall in love with Swift all over again. The artist features all her iconic singles during her lifetime like “We Are Never Getting Back Together,” “22,” “I Knew You Were Trouble When You Walked In,” and many more.
With a mix of unreleased songs, many are excited about the extended 10-minute version of “All Too Well”.
The Extended 10-Minute Song
The extended version of the track, Swift finally released the 10-minute edition of “All Too Well.” Fans are let into Swift’s world and the breakup ex-boyfriend, Jake Gyllenhaal. Many guessed who Swift sang about, but the lyrics behind the song showed it was a difficult time for the artist.
“They say all’s well that ends well, but I’m in a new hell every time you double-cross my mind,” Swift sings. “You said if we had been closer in age, maybe it would have been fine / And that made me want to die.”
The Grammy winner has also created a short film for the song’s 10-minute version that she wrote and directed. And let’s just say, it has fans losing their minds.
It’s That Time
The songwriter expressed her latest album is a chance for people to see her music through her eyes. In fact, the release of ‘Red (Taylor’s Version)’ really showed that and more.
“It would have been possible to go back & remake my previous work, uncovering lost art & forgotten gems, along the way if you hadn’t emboldened me,” she shares.
“Red is about to be mine again, but it has always been ours. Now we begin again. Red (my version) is out.”
Taylor Swift has had a difficult time getting rights to her music, and this latest album is genuine to her as she proves herself to fans that she is a true artist. Each song gives a different story, and the album takes you to a place Swift is so passionate about.