Cue uncontrollable Swiftie screaming. It’s OK. We’re proper there with you
Attention all Swifties: If you haven’t already blown up your checking account pre-ordering all 4 editions of Taylor Swift’s upcoming album Midnights, there’s one other model of the singer-songwriter’s latest report to add to your assortment.
In conserving with Swift’s ongoing collaborations with the retail chain, Target introduced Tuesday that it’ll carry an exclusive lavender pressing of Midnights on each vinyl and CD codecs. Unlike the beforehand introduced bodily codecs, which had been made out there to buy via Swift’s on-line retailer, Target’s CD version of the album will include three further bonus tracks. (Cue uncontrollable Swiftie screaming. It’s OK. We’re proper there with you.)
Ever the savvy businesswoman, Swift has strategically launched renders of the album’s 4 distinct covers with observe checklist placeholder textual content — even going so far as to blur out song names in a recent TikTok video to hold particular particulars of Midnights underneath wraps. However, a picture of the Target-exclusive CD does provide followers some clues about what the bonus tracks may entail, as two of the three further songs are particularly recognized as remixes. While it’s unsure whether or not these bonus tracks will ultimately make their means to streaming platforms when Midnights hits stores Oct. 21, snagging a replica of the Target CD is the one surefire means to hear these songs on launch day.
Swift has recurrently launched particular variations of her albums via Target, starting with The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection in 2007. Subsequent CD releases made for the chain typically included bonus tracks and voice memos, whereas the Target-exclusive Reputation releases included one in every of two particular magazines containing handwritten lyrics, pictures and paintings from the hitmaker herself. Beginning with 2019’s Lover
In addition to gearing up for Midnights‘ launch, Swift has been busy selling her acclaimed brief movie, All Too Well, which just lately picked up a slew of MTV Video Music Awards, together with Video of the Year, the place Swift used her acceptance speech for the highest honor to announce she could be releasing new music. Over the weekend, she spoke about All Too Well and her forays into filmmaking throughout a fan-packed panel on the Toronto International Film Festival, the place she dropped an enormous reveal when she lastly proclaimed that the notorious scarf from her beloved eponymous tune was nothing more than a carefully chosen metaphor.