taylor swift

Music

bts, psy, and the future of k-pop crossovers

K-pop boy band BTS just broke Taylor Swift's record for the most-viewed music video in 24 hours. What does streaming history suggest happens next?
Jeff Benjamin
8.31.18
Music

is it time to forgive taylor swift?

The popstar is redeeming her name through her Reputation tour.
Georgie Wright
6.25.18
Music

the dark arts of the pop charts: how music superstars sell millions when no one buys albums

As Taylor Swift’s "Reputation" sells 1.2m copies in a week — making it the biggest selling album of 2017 so far — we explore the rise of artists’ partnerships with brands, streaming deals, ticket bundles, and other magic sales tricks.
Alim Kheraj
11.22.17
News

taylor swift's new merch is inspired by the time she wore her clothes backwards

The snake emoji isn't the only thing Taylor's reclaiming.
Hannah Ongley
11.3.17
Music

it’s beef! taylor swift is no longer shaking it off, but bringing it on

RIP Taylor Swift: TayTay kills herself before reincarnating into a badass, biting back at Kim ‘n’ Kanye, David Mueller, and the media.
Hattie Collins
8.25.17
News

everything we know about taylor swift's dark new album

Look out, Katy and Kanye: Taylor Swift is reclaiming her "Reputation."
Hannah Ongley
8.23.17
kanye west

2016, the year that no one could look at the jumbotron

... Or at least that was the instruction given to models at the now infamous Yeezy Season 3 show. Considering 2016 was a year of being seduced by screens and propaganda; by constructed images like Swift and Hiddleston as a real couple, or Donald Trump...
Philippa Snow
12.14.16
Music

watch drake sing along to taylor swift

Following Taylor's "Jumpman" cover on the treadmill, Drake gets his blood pumping to "Bad Blood" in a new Apple Music commercial.
Tish Weinstock
11.21.16
News

a taylor swift museum exhibition is coming to nyc

Selfies are encouraged at The Taylor Swift Experience, which hosts everything from baby photos to a previously unseen Met Gala gown option by Louis Vuitton.
Hannah Ongley
10.21.16
Art

​the inside story of kanye’s 'famous' exhibition

The director of the gallery that hosted Yeezy’s living, breathing, nude celebrity sculpture opens up to i-D about staging the rapper’s controversial foray in contemporary art.
Nadja Sayej
9.1.16
Music

taylor swift claps back at kim and kanye for 'famous' phone audio leak

After Kim posted Snapchat videos of the phone call in which she believes Taylor gave Kanye permission for lyrics later said to be offensive by her team, Swift has responded on Twitter.
Charlotte Gush
7.18.16
Music

​taylor swift secretly wrote calvin harris’ smash hit rihanna track

Will the real Nils Sjoberg please stand up?
Tish Weinstock
7.13.16