On October 27, 2023, Taylor Swift delighted her fans with the release of “1989 (Taylor’s Version),” a reimagined edition of her 2014 album.
In this highly anticipated project, Swift brings her beloved songs back to life, providing a sense of nostalgia and growth.
The revamped “1989” includes re-recordings of the album’s original 16 tracks, along with five previously unreleased “From the Vault” songs, titled “Slut!,” “Say Don’t Go,” “Now That We Don’t Talk,” “Suburban Legends,” and “Is It Over Now?” This offers fans a chance to experience new tracks alongside their old favorites.
Taylor Swift took to Instagram to express her deep connection to the album, sharing her journey from being born in 1989 to reinventing herself in 2014, and finally, to the 2023 re-release.
She spoke about the magic she never expected and the love shared with her fans, who she lovingly refers to as “Swifties.”
“1989 (Taylor’s Version)” is the fourth re-recording project by the Grammy-winning artist, following “Fearless” and “Red” in 2021. Swift initially announced her intention to re-record “1989” during her Eras Tour in Los Angeles.
The release of “1989 (Taylor’s Version)” coincides with the screening of her Eras Tour concert film, breaking box office records and becoming the highest-grossing concert film to date.
Swift’s continued success also extends to her latest Billboard Hot 100 No. 1 hit, “Cruel Summer,” showcasing her enduring impact on the music industry.
Taylor Swift offers heartfelt thanks to Kendrick Lamar for ‘Bad Blood’ Remix in ‘1989 (Taylor’s Version)’
Taylor Swift expressed her heartfelt appreciation to Kendrick Lamar for his contribution to the deluxe edition remix of her hit track, ‘Bad Blood.’ Swift, who recently released her re-recorded album, ‘1989 (Taylor’s Version),’ took to Instagram to share her gratitude for Lamar’s involvement.
She described witnessing Lamar create and record his verses as one of the most inspiring experiences of her life. Swift expressed pride and gratitude for how Lamar elevated the song and treated everyone around him.
She also highlighted the enthusiasm of fans during her Eras Tour when Lamar’s lines were chanted. The deluxe edition of ‘1989’ now includes the ‘Bad Blood Remix’ featuring Kendrick Lamar.