Taylor Swift is aware of she has a, effectively, fame for dropping bread crumbs throughout her social media and music for eagle-eyed followers to decode and decipher. However that’s not what she’s as much as this time round.
She’s prepared to present her followers some simple info, posting a TikTok very first thing Wednesday (Sept. 21) — on the stroke of midnight, naturally — with a really cable-access vibe and the title “Midnights Mayhem With Me.” The famous person singer/songwriter, sporting a mustard blazer and sitting in entrance of a brown crushed-velvet backdrop, had a gold lottery-ball cage subsequent to her with ping-pong balls labeled 1 to 13, representing every observe on her Midnights album, due Oct. 21.
“I do know I’ve a behavior of dropping cryptic clues and easter eggs when providing you with details about new music, and I’m not right here to disclaim that, however I’m right here to defy that,” she says to intro the clip. “Welcome to a brand new collection I’m calling ‘Midnights Mayhem With Me.’ I’m going to be utilizing this technologically superior system to assist me enable destiny to determine precisely what observe titles I’m going to be asserting and in what order.”
She proceeds to attract the primary ball from the cage, and what have you learnt? It’s Observe 13, representing Swift’s very well-known fortunate quantity. “The primary observe I’m going to let you know about is Observe 13, due to course,” she says with a smirk, earlier than selecting up a purple telephone and revealing into the receiver: “Observe 13 is known as ‘Mastermind.’”
So perhaps she isn’t beating across the bush this time round, however she isn’t precisely spilling her guts both, as that’s the one intel followers will get… for now.
“Midnights tracklist reveal!!” the TikTok video is captioned. “Introducing: Midnights Mayhem with Me.”
It stays to be seen how usually she’ll roll out episodes of this collection, however it looks as if we will rely on a showtime of midnight when she does.
Earlier than the song-title reveal, Swift was honored at NSAI’s Nashville Songwriter Awards on Tuesday night time because the Songwriter-Artist of the Decade. She gave a speech and delighted the gang with a shock efficiency of her 10-minute “All Too Nicely (Taylor’s Model).” Billboard was on the scene, so keep tuned for our reporting from Nashville.
Watch the inaugural episode of Midnights Mayhem With Me here.