Upfront nowadays, Taylor quickly shared a snipped of a canopy of her music ‘look what you made me do’, which regarded on the soundtrack of the model new killing eve episode. The tweet appeared risk-free enough: “very stoked roughly this cowl of ‘lwymmd’ on killing eve by way of jack leopards & the dolphin membership,” she wrote. The quilt itself is darkish, haunting, completely according to the specter of the present.
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) May 25, 2020
However, in typical Taylor speedy type, there’s further to this cowl than initially meets the ears. For starters, that is the primary level out ever of a band often called jack leopards & the dolphin membership — the most convenient music attributed to them is the ‘look what you made me do’ cowl. The credit on the tune itemizing the genuine songwriters — being Fred honest brass, jack antonoff, Richard honest brass, rob manzoli, and Taylor fast. However extra curiously, this cowl lists a producer referred to as ‘nils sjöberg’, alongside jack antonoff.
Now, in case you’re now not up together with your Taylor speedy easter egg fuckery, nils sjöberg is a songwriting pseudonym that fast as quickly as used for the music ‘that’s what you bought right here for’, which she wrote with then-boyfriend Calvin Harris. you may also understand nils sjöberg’s name from a tombstone throughout the distinctive ‘look what you made me do’ music video. All that’s merely benign minutiae of course, until you keep in mind the super shitfight that happened closing yr relating to scooter braun’s contentious purchase of fast’s classic file label huge gadget — and due to this fact, the masters of her complete again catalog earlier to 2019’s lover.
her thoughts it actually amazes me pic.twitter.com/XLmwCJhJly
— sura❦ (@mydayswift13) May 25, 2020
Fast was furious on the buy, and the fallout become disagreeable and bitter, with swift vowing to re-report all her vintage albums so that you can now not provide a cent in royalties to Braun. Some eagle-eyed lovers are already happy she’s began recording a brand new version of 2012’s crimson.
re-recording your classic albums publicly is one issue, however recording and producing one in every of your previous tracks beneath a pseudonym inside a pretend band to keep away from paying licensing charges is on a completely totally different stage. Just a few lovers are additionally happy that the individual singing the quilt is fast’s brother Austin, based on the actuality that fast as soon as begged assortment author phoebe waller-bridge to permit him to sing on the soundtrack. This hasn’t been exhibiting.