Taylor Swift could also be a hero to thousands and thousands of Swifties the world over, however to herself? It’s difficult. In a Monday (Oct. 3) video, the 32-year-old songwriter opened up about “Anti-Hero” — the newest observe to be announced off her upcoming album Midnights — and revealed that she’s by no means been fairly so sincere in some other music about what it’s prefer to be one of many largest pop stars on this planet.
“Monitor three, ‘Anti-Hero,’ is considered one of my favourite songs I’ve ever written,” Swift started, filmed sitting by herself in a blue chair. “I actually don’t assume I’ve delved this far into my insecurities on this element earlier than.”
“I battle rather a lot with the concept that my life has change into unmanageably sized,” she continued within the video, aptly posted at midnight. “To not sound too darkish, however I simply battle with the concept of not feeling like an individual — don’t really feel unhealthy for me, you don’t have to. However this music actually is an actual guided tour by means of all of the issues I are inclined to hate about myself; all of us hate issues about ourselves.”
“Anti-Hero” is the sixth Midnights observe to be unveiled by the 11-time Grammy winner — who’s been slowly saying music titles from her Oct. 21-slated album at random in a TikTok video sequence she calls “Midnights Mayhem With Me” — however is simply the primary to be defined in any capability by Swift. Followers nonetheless do not know what beforehand introduced songs “Maroon,” “Midnight Rain,” “Query…?” “Vigilante Shit” and “Mastermind” will entail, not like observe three:
“It’s all of these points of the issues we dislike and like about ourselves that we now have to return to phrases with if we’re going to be this particular person,” Swift added. “I like ‘Anti-Hero’ rather a lot as a result of I feel it’s actually sincere.”
Watch Taylor Swift open up about her newly introduced Midnights observe “Anti-Hero” beneath: