Taylor Swift Reveals Song Meaning — ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ Is About Harry Styles – Hollywood Life

Taylor Swift Admits ‘I Knew You Were Trouble’ Is About Harry Styles

Shocker! In a new interview, T-Swizzle let slip who her hit single was about -- an ex-boyfriend! Plus she says how easy it was to perform the song in front of Harry! Click on to read her admission. It's something we pretty much assumed, that Taylor Swift penned songs about her ex-boyfriend Harry Styles. But she's not even playing coy anymore -- she flat out admits "I Knew You Were Trouble" was written about the One Direction singer, and she's happy to let the world know it!

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Taylor Swift Reveals Who Her Song Is About

“You’re balancing the analytical side of your brain,” Taylor says about performing at the BRIT Awards, “which is telling you where to go and how to go there, with the other side of your brain, which is saying ‘Feel everything you’re singing, and show it on your face. Feel everything exactly as you felt it when you wrote the song.’

Tay Tay definitely seemed to “feel everything” at the BRITs when she tore off a wedding dress to reveal sexy black lingerie. The Sunday Times magazine interviewer then asks if she was horrified to perform “I Knew You Were Trouble” in front of Harry she says, “Well, it’s not hard to access that emotion when the person the song is directed at is standing by the side of the stage watching.”

This gives new meaning to those lyrics, and they actually make a little more sense now.

Harry Styles Plays Nice At The BRITs

Even though Harry was getting a hate letter sung straight to his face by his lingerie-clad ex, he remained cordial after the BRITs. “I thought her performance was really good, she looked great,” he said. That takes a lot to hold back, since he can probably recognize that “I Knew You Were Trouble” is for him.

What do you think, HollywoodLifers? Let us know!

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