Folklore, el octavo álbum de estudio de Swift, gran parte de la lista de 16 canciones, 17 en la edición de lujo, fue coescrito y producido por Aaron Dessner de The National. Bon Iver, Jack Antonoff y alguien llamado William Bowery coescribieron piezas más pequeñas. Antonoff también produjo cinco canciones. Swift describió “Folklore”, estilizado en minúsculas, como “un álbum completamente nuevo de canciones en las que he vertido todos mis caprichos, sueños, miedos y cavilaciones”.

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Beyonce, Black Is King Beyonce is not your typical pop star, and so it stands to reason that Black Is King is not your typical pop star vanity project. In fact, her new visual album is, like last year’s extraordinary concert film Homecoming, a genuinely collaborative piece, a platform for dozens of directors, cinematographers, dancers, choreographers, costume designers and actors who are mostly unknown to us.

Folklore, el octavo álbum de estudio de Swift grabado en su totalidad mientras estaba encerrada durante los meses de primavera de la crisis del coronavirus, es su trabajo menos amigable con la radio y su menos autobiográfico; pero posiblemente la más íntima. la ve colaborar con Aaron Dessner de la banda independiente adorada por la crítica The National (él coescribió o produjo 11 de las 16 canciones del álbum) así como con Justin Vernon del folktrónico Bon Iver.
Folklore contiene algunas de las canciones de Swift más autoexaminadas. “This Is Me Trying” es un retrato expansivo y atmosférico de una mujer que espera elegir la vulnerabilidad sobre los mecanismos de defensa en una relación.

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Last night I dreamt I was dashing through thorny brush in a black forest, bloodying my legs in desperate search of a clearing in the trees. I awakened screaming and panting, only to realize – it wasn’t a dream.

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You may have heard by now that Taylor Swift released a new album two Fridays ago (July 24) — the stripped-down singer/songwriter set Folklore — with less than a full day’s notice. This week, the early commercial returns for the acclaimed set are in, and if Swift’s new set suffered from any lack of promotion, the numbers certainly don’t show it.

Folklore debuta en la cima de la lista de álbumes de Billboard 200 con 846,000 unidades de álbumes equivalentes movidas, la mayor cantidad de unidades de la primera semana para cualquier álbum desde que su propio Lover publicó 867,000 en septiembre de 2019. Y con el sencillo principal “Cardigan”, Taylor logra su primer Hot 100 Sencillo número uno desde “Look What You Made Me Do” en 2017, así como el primero en debutar en la cima de la lista desde “Shake It Off” en 2014.

Taylor Swift’s ‘Folklore’ might be the best album of her entire career

“The 1” is the best album opener Swift has had in years. Ahlgrim: “I’m doing good, I’m on some new s—” is a wild way to begin a new Taylor Swift album. This is going to be different. This is easily the best intro song she’s released in years.

Folklore reveals a more introspective side to Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift learned to write songs from the movies. “I’d never been in a relationship when I wrote my first couple of albums, so these were all projections,” she explained in a 2015 interview with Elle magazine.

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In isolation my imagination has run wild and this album is the result, a collection of songs and stories that flowed like a stream of consciousness. Picking up a pen was my way of escaping into fantasy, history, and memory. I’ve told these stories to the best of my ability with all the love, wonder, and whimsy they deserve.

This Is Me Trying – Taylor Swift

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[Verse 1]
I’ve been having a hard time adjusting
I had the shiniest wheels, now they’re rusting
I didn’t know if you’d care if I came back
I have a lot of regrets about that
Pulled the car off the road to the lookout
Could’ve followed my fears all the way down
And maybe I don’t quite know what to say
But I’m here in your doorway


I just wanted you to know that this is me trying
I just wanted you to know that this is me trying

[Verse 2]

They told me all of my cages were mental
So I got wasted like all my potential
And my words shoot to kill when I’m mad
I have a lot of regrets about that
I was so ahead of the curve, the curve became a sphere
Fell behind all my classmates and I ended up here
Pouring out my heart to a stranger
But I didn’t pour the whiskey


I just wanted you to know that this is me trying
I just wanted you to know that this is me trying


At least I’m trying


And it’s hard to be at a party when I feel like an open wound
It’s hard to be anywhere these days when all I want is you
You’re a flashback in a film reel on the one screen in my town


And I just wanted you to know that this is me trying
(And maybe I don’t quite know what to say)
I just wanted you to know that this is me trying


At least I’m trying

Taylor Swift

taylor literally raised us so well that we figured it out in like 5 mins and i’m very proud of that and i hope she is too June 4, 2020: MESSAGE TO TAYLOR- It hurts me to much to say this but we are beyond disappointed with your lack of involvement towards the black lives matter movement.