Whether or not you have been glad or confused by the Crimson reveal, see a few of Swift’s hints that you simply may need missed under.
4 Crimson Hearts on a Tweet
From 5 holes within the fence to 4 hearts within the tweet … sleuthing Swifties take discover. On June 6, Swift tweeted about her love for her followers in response to Evermore‘s return to No. 1 on the Billboard 200, with some telltale emojis.
Ending a word with 4 pink hearts most likely appears of minor significance to most individuals, however it it is perhaps the obvious sign Swift gave to followers that the re-recording of Crimson, which was her fourth studio album, was looming.
A Informal Use of a Crimson Lyric
Whereas selling the Evermore vinyl launch earlier in June, Swift simply so occurred to take advantage of a possibility to reference the “like, ever” lyric from Crimson single “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together.” “You guys went and did the nicest thing this week and broke the record for biggest vinyl sales week.. like ever?” she quipped.
Her Crimson-Period Take a look at the Brits
Swift’s glam take a look at the 2021 Brit Awards in Might was all lengthy hair, bangs and pink lips straight out of 2012. Plus, the snapshots she shared with followers had a sense and filter harking back to that from her authentic Crimson album artwork.
She Despatched Olivia Rodrigo a ‘Crimson’ Ring
Swift generously mailed a present to Olivia Rodrigo again in March, and what was in that package deal may need been one of many earliest indications that Crimson was on her thoughts: “Like 12 hours ago, I got a package from her with this like handwritten note,” Rodrigo shared with SiriusXM Hits. “And she gave me this ring because she said she wore one just like it when she wrote Red and she wanted me to have one like it.”
Swift wore a “Love” ring for her authentic Crimson album. For Crimson (Taylor’s Model), a customized model of that very same ring design — that includes the phrase “Red” as an alternative — is prominently proven on the album cowl artwork.
Actually Winking at Swifties in This Clip
“Musically and lyrically, Red resembled a heartbroken person,” Swift mentioned in her announcement of Crimson (Taylor’s Model). You might say that lengthy story brief, it was a nasty time/the improper man/she survived — and it seems that in a brief Spotify video accompanying Evermore‘s “Long Story Short,” Swift was truly carrying the identical coat and cap that grew to become her cowl search for Crimson (Taylor’s Model).
And in that Spotify clip, Swift winks.