Midnights tracklist reveal!! Introducing: Midnights Mayhem with Me 🌌😎 #TSmidnighTS #SwiftTok #MidnightsMayhemWithMe
♬ authentic sound – Taylor Swift
Stay calm, Swifties: the walk-up to Blondie’s upcoming album “Midnights” simply received a bit extra thrilling. At midnight on Sept. 21 — one month earlier than the album’s Oct. 21 launch — Taylor Swift launched the primary observe title from “Midnights” by way of TikTok after the social platform teased the large announcement earlier within the day.
Within the video — accompanied by elevator-like music — Swift tells followers: “It is me. Hello, I do know that 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 am right here to defy that. Welcome to a brand new sequence I am calling ‘Midnights Mayhem With Me.’ I will be utilizing this technologically-advanced gadget to assist me permit destiny to determine precisely what observe titles I will be asserting and in what order.”
The gadget in query? A spinning drum, from which she plucks out one among 13 balls. The primary? “Monitor 13, due to course. Monitor 13 is named ‘Mastermind.'”
Swift introduced “Midnights” throughout the 2022 VMAs in August, sharing full particulars in an Instagram submit at midnight on Aug. 29. Alongside the album-title information, she revealed the duvet artwork: a photograph of the singer with heavy blue eye make-up and holding a lighter. She additionally included a second picture with the next textual content: “We lie awake in love and in worry, in turmoil and in tears. We stare at partitions and drink till they communicate again. We twist in our self-made cages and pray that we aren’t — proper this minute — about to make some fateful life-altering mistake. This can be a assortment of music written in the course of the evening, a journey by way of terrors and candy goals. The flooring we tempo and the demons we face. For all of us who’ve tossed and turned and determined to maintain the lanterns lit and search around — hoping that simply perhaps, when the clock strikes twelve . . . we’ll meet ourselves.”
“Midnights,” which reteams Swift with a frequent collaborator, producer Jack Antonoff, is already obtainable to preorder and presave.