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Taylor Swift was making ‘faces that are ugly’ whilst recording her new album

Posted On December 2, 2019 at 7:53 am by / Comments Off on Taylor Swift was making ‘faces that are ugly’ whilst recording her new album

The 29-year-old star has admitted she made her latest album, ‘Lover’, with the same intensity that she typically reserves for her live performances.

Taylor – who also created ‘Beautiful Ghosts’ for the cinematic adaption of ‘Cats’ – told the January issue of British Vogue magazine: “I was really singing a lot at that point – I’d just come from a stadium tour, and then did ‘Cats’, which was all based on live performances – so a lot of that album is nearly whole takes.

“When you perform live, you’re narrating and you’re getting into the story and you’re making faces that are ugly and you’re putting a different meaning on a song every time you perform it.”

Taylor also stressed the importance of feeling a strong connection to her own material.

The ‘You Need to Calm Down’ hitmaker shared: “I think [writing] is really important – also from the side of ownership over what you do and make.

“Even if you aren’t a natural writer, you should try to involve yourself in the messages you’re sending.”

Taylor recently won the Favorite Album – Pop/Rock accolade at the American Music Awards.

And the blonde beauty subsequently admitted she had a great deal of “fun” during the creative process.

Accepting the accolade for her record ‘Lover’, Taylor – who also hailed the toughness of the competition – said on stage: “This is amazing. That was a really tough category, wow. Thank you to the fans.

“I would love to have an opportunity to thank the people I made this album with because they’re amazing and we had so much fun.”