This is so exciting! Taylor performed her hot new single ‘Shake It Off’ for the first time ever during a Yahoo! live stream event on Aug. 18, and we’re already SO obsessed with it!
Taylor Swift, 24, had us all on the edge of our seats ever since she revealed on The Tonight Show on Aug. 13 that she’d be making a special announcement via a Yahoo! live stream today. Well, her big reveal definitely lived up to the hype — we adore her new song “Shake It Off,” which is all about ignoring your haters and staying true to yourself!
Taylor Swift’s ‘Shake It Off’ — Singer Reveals & Performs New Song
Taylor debuted an amazing new diss song on Aug. 18, but this time her feisty message wasn’t intended for an ex-boyfriend — it was for all of her “haters!”
Taylor performed her sure-to-be-a-hit new track “Shake It Off” before a live audience of her fans at the top of the Empire State Building, bouncing and twirling through the crowd in an adorable white crop top and skirt that featured matching cutout designs.
Taylor’s fans seemed so pumped about her new song as they all danced along with her to the fun, poppy tune!
Are YOU as excited as we are about Tay’s new song?
Taylor Swift Announces New Album ‘1989’
After her upbeat performance, Taylor revealed that there was more where that came from! “Shake It Off” is just the first single off her upcoming album 1989, which she has been working on for the past two years!
Taylor hasn’t released an album since the award-winning Red, which she also announced to her fans via a live streaming event in August, 2012.
The album immediately flew to the top of the charts, selling 1.21 million copies in its first week, and earning Taylor multiple awards and Grammy nominations for Best Country Album and Album of the Year.
We’re sure Taylor’s new album will also be a huge success and we look forward to hearing more!
How about YOU, HollywoodLifers? Are YOU excited about Taylor’s new song and album? Let us know!
— Tierney McAfee