Taylor Swift Explains ‘Lover’ Is About Moving In With Boyfriend Joe Alwyn

October 6, 2020

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Taylor Swift’s ‘Lover’ the title track to her 2019 album, was the song that had fans dancing around the living room as she sang about her love for boyfriend Joe Alwyn. After the song made it onto the ’10 Songs I Wish I’d Written’ list at the 2020 Nashville Songwriter Awards, Taylor detailed how she wrote Lover and how the inspiration came from “two people choosing to spend their life together” and “making their own traditions.”
Taylor said she wanted the bridge in the song to “sound like when people write their own vows and how they change the traditional part to fit their relationships.” Taylor is known for drawing inspiration from her love life when it comes to writing her music which is why we lover her so much!