Swift has been putting out albums every two years in either October or November since 2006. She started out with her self-titled album Taylor Swift and followed up systematically with Fearless, Speak Now, Red and 1989.
Scott Borchetta, CEO of Swift’s label Big Machine Records, crushed fans’ dreams of a new 2016 album coming out soon with one simple word. When a fan asked him if she would be releasing some new tunes this year, he simply responded, “NOPE.”
While Swift’s fans were heartbroken, it may end up being a wise move for the pop star. Lately, she’s been spending a little too much time in the public eye, and not always for the best reasons.
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