Taylor Swift has another gift for us: a surprise video directed by Blake Lively


The autumn of Taylor Swift just got even livelier.

After demolition of discs release of Red (Taylor’s version) Other appearances On The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon Other Late night with Seth Meyers first a triumphant 10-minute performance of “All too good“On Live Saturday night (hell, even the Grateful Dead held three and a half minutes!) Swift isn’t done.

“SURPRISE!” he exclaimed on social media, announcing the release of a new music video on Monday, at 10am East Coast Time. Not any old video, but one directed by his longtime friend Blake Lively.

The 10-second promo for “I Bet You Think About Me (Taylor’s Version)” features a red velvet wedding cake with two small cuts in the icing. Then a hand enters the frame to tear the cake even more. The text reveals a shared “written by” credit for Swift and Lively and announces Lively as director.

A link on Youtube leads to a static countdown page on an image of Swift, half-vocalized, holding a red guitar, in a red dress, on a red stage.

“I Bet You Think About Me (Taylor’s Version)” is one of the tracks of “From The Vault” of the new album Red (Taylor’s version) re-registration, which means it was written for the 2012 original Red album but it never came out in the world. Its co-author is Lori McKenna and features vocal harmonies with Chris Stapleton.

The video will mark Lively’s first work behind the camera. She and Swift they have been seen the night before the announcement a SNL afterparty, along with Lively’s lousy husband Ryan Reynolds, Anya Taylor-Joyand actress Sadie Sink, who appeared in Swift’s “All Too Well” video.

Swift fans accepted the news in their typically secretive way, taking a “wait and see” approach before offering any comment.

Joke. The Swifties went crazy, as is their right, by “like” Taylor’s tweet 300,000 times in less than two hours. Below is a selection of some of the funniest answers.

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