Instead of individual songs that mean different things, Taylor has mentioned that 1989 will be more of a collective story. But how to the pieces of the story fit together? Here’s the whole story.
Song Title: Welcome to New York
Once upon a time, there was a girl who moved to New York…
Song Title: Blank Space
…and this girl was known by everyone and no one at the same time.
Song Title: Style
…Sadly, she fell in love with someone who simply couldn’t stay.
…They loved each other like crazy and without abandon.
Song Title: All You Had To Do Was Stay
…However, things didn’t work out and they paid the price.
Song Title: Shake It Off
…So, she danced the night away to forget about him.
…Along the way, she made friends and she made some enemies.
Song Title: Wildest Dreams
…Meanwhile, he dreamed about her every single night.
Song Title: How To Get The Girl
…Then, one day, he came back and tried to get her back.
Song Title: This Love
…Timing really is a funny thing.
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…Everyone was watching them to see what would happen.
Song Title: Clean
…In the end, she lost him again, but fortunately, she found herself in the process. Somehow that was all she needed.