It’s like I’ve got this music, in my mind, saying it’s gonna be alright
♫ And the haters gonna hate, hate, hate baby, I’m just gonna shake, shake, shake, shake, shake I shake it off, I shake it off ♪
she’s ready to blaze into the next phase of her still-young career, where she’ll continue to dance like no one’s watching, write like she stole our collective diary, and inevitably soar to ever-greater heights.
“I was listening to a lot of late 80’s pop, because I really loved the chances they were taking I loved how bold they were. So being inspired by that I started delving into the late 80’s - and what I found was that it was apparently a time of limitless potential. And the idea that you can do what you want, be who you want, wear what you want, love what you want - bright colors, bold chances, rebellion. The idea of that was so inspiring to me…but basically in thinking about that, and thinking about how this new album is a bit of a rebirth for me because it’s so now. I’ve never really made these kinds of changes before. And having been born on December 13th, 1989…this album is called 1989.”
Behind the Scenes of the Making Of “Shake It Off”
Lead Single Medley / Taylor Swift
Taylor offers us a surprisingly smooth transition from 100% country to 100% pop through her five album lead singles.
But I keep cruising, can’t stop, won’t stop moving. It’s like I got this music in my mind and saying, “It’s gonna be alright.”