Taylor Swift has simply dropped the brand new single which, other than being a banger, has an vital message besides.
Taylor Swift seems to be addressing web trolls and those that are anti-LGBT.
“You Want To Calm Down” contains lyrics which reference GLAAD, an LGBTQ led media-monitoring group, and within the lyric video that goes together with it, the letters “EA” are highlighted within the phrases “seats, “peace,” and “scream,” which seemingly references the Equality Act, for which Taylor has been a vocal supporter.
The Equality Act is at present with america Senate, and if it passes, it could amend the Civil rights Act to ban discrimination on the premise of gender id and sexual orientation in numerous vital sectors comparable to housing, schooling, and employment.
Earlier this month, she shared an open letter to her Senator urging him to defend LGBTQ rights and help the Equality Act.
A music video is scheduled to comply with the one subsequent Monday (6/17), debuting on Good Morning America earlier than hitting the internet-at-large. She additionally introduced the discharge date of her forthcoming album, Lover.
Watch the lyric video beneath and take a look at the “You Want To Calm Down” music lyrics: