Austin Butler has made his case to seem on Taylor Swift‘s subsequent rerecording.
Butler took half in W Journal‘s Lyrical Improv phase, wherein actors do a dramatic studying of a well-liked track. The Elvis star was given Swift’s 2012 hit, “Red,” and he turned the track right into a devastating story of heartbreak, including to the already emotional lyrics together with his low-toned voice and completely timed pauses.
“Shedding him was blue, like I’d by no means identified / Lacking him was darkish grey, on their lonesome / Forgetting him was like attempting to know someone you by no means met / However loving him was crimson,” he learn within the refrain.
“Was that alright?” he requested with fun when he accomplished the duty.
Swift unveiled the Taylor’s Model of her Purple album in 2021, and instantly debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 albums chart with 605,000 equal album models, and the 10-minute model of “All Too Nicely” shot to the top of the Scorching 100 chart. “All Too Nicely (10 Minute Model) (The Quick Movie)” was up for track of the 12 months and received greatest music video on the 2023 Grammys.
Watch Butler’s rendition of “Purple” under.