Taylor Swift not only conquered the Grammys with a well-deserved win but also simultaneously unveiled her newest musical creation: The Tortured Poet’s Department. The singer of “Cruel Summer” has now won 13 Grammys, with her album “Midnights” taking home the Best Pop Vocal Album award.
After dropping subtle hints about Rep TV, this unexpected announcement thrilled the entire fan base. The singer-songwriter also shared some details about the album. Taylor Swift accepted the award for Best Pop Vocal Album for “Midnights” during the 66th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California, U.S., February 4, 2024.
Taylor Swift Unveils 13th Grammy Win and Surprise Album Announcement
Taylor Swift kicked off her speech with enthusiasm, declaring, “Okay, this is my 13th Grammy, which is my lucky number.” Expressing gratitude towards the Recording Academy, she acknowledged, “I want to say thank you to the members of the Recording Academy for voting this way. But I know that the way that the Recording Academy voted is a direct reflection of the passion of the fans.”
Accepting her 13th Grammy win, Swift made a heartfelt revelation to her fans, stating, “So I want to say thank you to the fans by telling you a secret that I’ve been keeping from you for the last two years, which is that my brand new album comes out on April 19.”
In an unexpected turn, the “Love Story” crooner announced her latest musical endeavor, exclaiming, “It’s called the Tortured Poets Department. I’m gonna go and post the cover right now backstage. Thank you. I love you. Thank you.”
Release Date and Other Details of Taylor Swift’s “The Tortured Poet’s Department”
Taylor Swift has stirred excitement among her fans with the surprise announcement of her 11th studio album, titled “The Tortured Poet’s Department.” The singer disclosed that she has been diligently crafting this album over the past two years.
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Reports indicate that the vinyl pre-order line for Taylor Swift’s new album, “The Tortured Poets Department,” is anticipated to be lengthy—approximately 35 minutes. The album will comprise 16 tracks in its standard version, while the deluxe edition of the CD will showcase the bonus track “The Manuscript.”
Set to drop on April 19, 2024, the news coincided with a captivating black and white cover art reveal on Instagram, instantly resonating with her recent cryptic clues. The monochromatic theme, evident in her Grammys outfit and social media profile pictures, now assumes a deeper significance, offering insights into the album’s aesthetic and potentially its artistic direction.