"Blank Space" replaced Taylor's "Shake It Off" atop the Billboard Hot 100, meaning she literally topped herself. "Blank Space" also received three Grammy nominations for Best Pop Solo Performance, Record of the Year and Song of the Year in 2016.
🎶 So it’s gonna be forever. Or it’s gonna go down in flames. You can tell me when it’s over, mhm. If the high was worth the pain. Got a long list of ex-lovers. They’ll tell you I’m insane. ’Cause you know I love the players. And you love the game. ’Cause we’re young and we’re reckless. We’ll take this way too far. It’ll leave you breathless, hm. Or with a nasty scar. Got a long list of ex-lovers. They’ll tell you I’m insane. But I’ve got a blank space, baby. And I’ll write your name.🎶
"Look What You Made Me Do" is Taylor's big comeback song. The pop singer was branded a snake following a slew of controversial feuds with other celebrities and, over time, Taylor built up somewhat of a negative reputation. But this song is Taylor clapback and she goes hard at her haters. "LWYMMD" topped the pop charts, which ended a long drought of female artists not appearing near the top of the Billboard Hot 100.
🎶 But I got smarter, I got harder in the nick of time. Honey, I rose up from the dead, I do it all the time. I've got a list of names and yours is in red, underlined. I check it once, then I check it twice, oh!🎶