Last night (August 11th) at the Teen Choice Awards, Taylor Swift announced her new song, “Lovers,” will drop this Friday, August 16th.
Swift announced the news while accepting the inaugural Icon Award.
“I also just wanted to tell you…there’s so much I’m excited about in the next 12 days until my album Lover comes out. On the 16th, I have a new song called ‘Lover’ that’s coming out and I’m so excited.”
Swift also took the opportunity to praise the people who has given her the best life.
“I just want to talk to the fans for a second,” she continued. “You make me so happy. You make me laugh every day online, I love meeting you, I love loving you. You are just the most amazing, generous people. Thank you for giving me the life that I have. Every single minute of every day I know that you are the reason that I have the life I have and I that I get to do what I love doing.”
— Teen Choice Awards (@TeenChoiceFOX) August 12, 2019