Taylor Swift unveils Red bonus tracks, including duets with Phoebe Bridgers and Ed Sheeran

Taylor Swift unveils Red bonus tracks, including duets with Phoebe Bridgers and Ed Sheeran


11-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift made it very tough for her loyal followers to find what the bonus tracks have been to her upcoming re-recorded Red album on Thursday morning.

The 31-year-old pop diva – who boasts 379M social media followers – posted a ‘casually merciless’ 30-second vault video, which unveiled 13 rows of 13-word scrambled letters.

Twitter customers realized it was a 13×13 phrase puzzle filled with clues written vertically, horizontally, diagonally, and backwards.  

'Love is a ruthless game': 11-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift made it very difficult for her loyal fans to discover what the bonus tracks were to her upcoming re-recorded Red album on Thursday morning

‘Love is a ruthless sport’: 11-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift made it very tough for her loyal followers to find what the bonus tracks have been to her upcoming re-recorded Red album on Thursday morning

The 10 bonus tracks included a 10-minute model of All Too Well in addition to Taylor’s duets with Phoebe Bridgers, Chris Stapleton, and Ed Sheeran.

Two hours later, Swift exasperated followers additional by cryptically tweeting: ‘Your subsequent clue might be within the spot the place you hear purple…’

The preppy Pennsylvania-born blonde’s $14.99, 30-track model of her 2012 fourth studio album formally drops November 19.

And after re-releasing Fearless in April, Taylor has simply 4 extra archival albums to faithfully re-record after shedding the rights to her personal grasp recordings.  

'*Cackles maniacally*': The 31-year-old pop diva - who boasts 379M social media followers - posted a 'casually cruel' 30-second vault video, which unveiled 13 rows of 13-word scrambled letters

‘*Cackles maniacally*’: The 31-year-old pop diva – who boasts 379M social media followers – posted a ‘casually merciless’ 30-second vault video, which unveiled 13 rows of 13-word scrambled letters

Scratching their heads: Twitter users realized it was a 13x13 word puzzle full of clues written vertically, horizontally, diagonally, and backwards

Scratching their heads: Twitter customers realized it was a 13×13 phrase puzzle filled with clues written vertically, horizontally, diagonally, and backwards

Swift was blindsided on June 28, 2019 when Scott Borchetta bought Big Machine Records for $300M to Scott ‘Scooter’ Braun, who then bought her masters to Shamrock Holdings for $300M.

RED (TAYLOR’S VERSION) BONUS TRACKS 

21 Ronan

22 Better Man

23 Nothing New (feat. Phoebe Bridgers)

24 Babe

25 Message in a Bottle

26 I Bet You Think About Me (feat. Chris Stapleton)

27 Forever Winter

28 Run (feat. Ed Sheeran)

29 The Very First Night

30 All Too Well (10-Minute Version)

‘For years I requested, pleaded for an opportunity to personal my work. Instead I used to be given a possibility to signal again as much as Big Machine Records and “earn” one album again at a time, one for each new one I turned in,’ the Renegade songstress stated in a press release on the time.

‘I walked away as a result of I knew as soon as I signed that contract, Scott Borchetta would promote the label, thereby promoting me and my future. I needed to make the excruciating selection to go away behind my previous. Music I wrote on my bed room ground and movies I dreamed up and paid for from the cash I earned taking part in in bars, then golf equipment, then arenas, then stadiums.’

Taylor added: ‘Some enjoyable information about in the present day’s information: I realized about Scooter Braun’s buy of my masters because it was introduced to the world. All I may take into consideration was the incessant, manipulative bullying I’ve obtained at his palms for years.’

‘Like when Kim Kardashian orchestrated an illegally recorded snippet of a telephone name to be leaked and then Scooter bought his two shoppers collectively to bully me on-line about it. (See picture) Or when his shopper, Kanye West, organized a revenge porn music video which strips my physique bare. Now Scooter has stripped me of my life’s work, that I wasn’t given a possibility to purchase. Essentially, my musical legacy is about to lie within the palms of somebody who tried to dismantle it.

‘This is my worst case state of affairs. This is what occurs once you signal a deal at fifteen to somebody for whom the time period ‘loyalty’ is clearly only a contractual idea. And when that man says ‘Music has worth’, he means its worth is beholden to males who had no half in creating it.’ 

Two hours later, Taylor exasperated fans further by cryptically tweeting: 'Your next clue will be in the spot where you hear red...'

Two hours later, Taylor exasperated followers additional by cryptically tweeting: ‘Your subsequent clue might be within the spot the place you hear purple…’

Excited? Swift's $14.99, 30-track version of her 2012 fourth studio album officially drops November 19

Excited? Swift’s $14.99, 30-track model of her 2012 fourth studio album formally drops November 19

Two down! And after re-releasing Fearless in April, the preppy Pennsylvania-born blonde has just four more archival albums to faithfully re-record after losing the rights to her own master recordings

Two down! And after re-releasing Fearless in April, the preppy Pennsylvania-born blonde has simply 4 extra archival albums to faithfully re-record after shedding the rights to her personal grasp recordings

Wheeling and dealing: Swift was blindsided on June 28, 2019 when Scott Borchetta (L) sold Big Machine Records for $300M to Scott 'Scooter' Braun (R), who then sold her masters to Shamrock Holdings for $300M

Wheeling and dealing: Swift was blindsided on June 28, 2019 when Scott Borchetta (L) bought Big Machine Records for $300M to Scott ‘Scooter’ Braun (R), who then bought her masters to Shamrock Holdings for $300M 

Swift concluded: ‘When I left my masters in Scott’s palms, I made peace with the truth that ultimately he would promote them. Never in my worst nightmares did I think about the client can be Scooter. 

‘Any time Scott Borchetta has heard the phrases ‘Scooter Braun’ escape my lips, it was after I was both crying or making an attempt to not. He knew what he was doing; they each did. Controlling a girl who did not need to be related to them. In perpetuity. That means without end.

‘Thankfully, I’m now signed to a label that believes I ought to personal something I create. Thankfully, I left my previous in Scott’s palms and not my future. And hopefully, younger artists or children with musical desires will learn this and find out about the way to higher shield themselves in a negotiation. You should personal the artwork you make.’



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