Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

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Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby PlasticRam » Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:02 pm



My new fav Taylor Swift song! It's lit Image Image Image


Album dropping November 10th.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reputation_(Taylor_Swift_album)
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Postby StevieFan13 » Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:05 pm

...you can keep it.
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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby Harold » Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:23 pm

Does anyone else think it's just the tiniest bit bizarre that Swift has released a song that has the same title as a song by You Know Who? (Track 2 on MBDTF, in case you've forgotten.)

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby PlasticRam » Fri Oct 20, 2017 8:27 pm

Harold wrote:Does anyone else think it's just the tiniest bit bizarre that Swift has released a song that has the same title as a song by You Know Who? (Track 2 on MBDTF, in case you've forgotten.)

Yeah this whole album is kind of a reaction to Kanye. Tilted stage and all




Album is dropping on the 10th anniversary of Kanye's mom's death. I predict that there will be a sweet song about Donda. Would be too savage if there was not.
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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby prosecutorgodot » Fri Oct 20, 2017 9:29 pm

basically a CRJ song, but Carly is a bit more compelling.

Not bad though. I probably prefer it to the first two tracks that have come from this album.

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby acroamor » Fri Oct 20, 2017 11:38 pm

Easily the best of her new singles.

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby bootsy » Sat Oct 21, 2017 6:44 am

StevieFan13 wrote:...you can keep it.

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby Pierre » Sat Oct 21, 2017 7:22 am

bootsy wrote:
StevieFan13 wrote:...you can keep it.


Thirded.

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Postby Live in Phoenix » Sat Oct 21, 2017 12:28 pm

Is this a bad year for diva pop? "Look What You Made Me Do," for instance, seemed like it was all spectacle and no song -- and then the big story ended up being that Cardi B knocked her off the #1 spot.
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Dear God, is there a single song here? (Imagine buying The Buzzcocks' Singles Going Steady on the same day, and having to compare the two.) Somehow, their next time at bat, they got 500 million times better.

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby StevieFan13 » Sat Oct 21, 2017 2:24 pm

Live in Phoenix wrote:Is this a bad year for diva pop? "Look What You Made Me Do," for instance, seemed like it was all spectacle and no song -- and then the big story ended up being that Cardi B knocked her off the #1 spot.

Deservedly so, I might add. Still not a huge trap fan, but it's a pretty badass song.
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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby acroamor » Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:30 pm

I heard a rumor that there may be a Taylor Swift x Future collaboration coming up.

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby Nick » Sat Oct 21, 2017 5:33 pm

It's...decent I suppose.

Overall these new songs of hers seem much less inspired than her stuff from 1989. I think all signs point towards Reputation ending up as a relative dud (commercially and critically) for Swift.

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Postby StevieFan13 » Sat Oct 21, 2017 7:18 pm

acroamor wrote:I heard a rumor that there may be a Taylor Swift x Future collaboration coming up.

Also,
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Of course. That's why I enjoy the catchy ones.
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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby Live in Phoenix » Sat Oct 21, 2017 8:14 pm

First song I heard when I turned on the radio this morning was "I Knew You Were Trouble." That's a good tune...

I don't envy pop divas. They have to come up with a ton of hits, every album, have big productions, and be the talk of the town. (Allegedly, Taylor's last 75 songs may or may not be about Kanye.) If they should lose focus, or otherwise have a misstep, that's like 4 or 5 hits they were supposed to have that didn't happen. Though Taylor, at least at the moment, can have a hit even with dud songs, I bet.

My brother turned out to be a closet Katy Perry hardcore fan, but he didn't recommend the new one. And then I checked Miley Cyrus's new songs just now and um...something happened. I like the Cardi B song in general, and also in comparison with a lot of its competition.
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Dear God, is there a single song here? (Imagine buying The Buzzcocks' Singles Going Steady on the same day, and having to compare the two.) Somehow, their next time at bat, they got 500 million times better.

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby Pierre » Sun Oct 22, 2017 3:22 pm

acroamor wrote:Image


Yeah, 100% agreed. The last catchy Taylor Swift song I heard, "New Romantics", I really enjoyed. What's your point?

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Re: Official Taylor Swift Hype Thread

Postby veganvalentine » Tue Oct 24, 2017 6:17 am

I agree that the melody is surprisingly weak for her. I'm not of fan of such sparse, boring instrumentation either, but I realize that's popular in pop right now.


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