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Taylor Swift announces new album 'Reputation,' new single this Thursday

Swift announced on social media Wednesday that she will be dropping a new album in November, called “Reputation."
Swift announced on social media Wednesday that she will be dropping a new album in November, called “Reputation."
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SALT LAKE CITY — Taylor Swift may have another timeless classic on her hands.

Swift announced on social media Wednesday that she will be dropping a new album in November, called “Reputation.”

And for the fans who can't wait that long, she's releasing a new single tomorrow night at midnight.

Swift’s new album will come three years after her last album, “1989,” according to Billboard.

Swift has been rumored to be working on a new album for a while, and multiple sources confirmed to Variety that Swift would release new music on Friday.

Speculation started this past weekend when Swift’s entire social media presence — her Facebook, Instagram and Twitter — went blank, according to Reuters.

Taylor came back to social media in a major way, sharing a miniseries of video that showed, of all things, a snake.

Swift has a history with snakes, according to CNN. The hashtag #TaylorSwiftIsASnake trended years ago, a reference to the singer’s ongoing feuds with celebrities (including Katy Perry). Snake emojis were also posted to her Instagram page after she split with DJ Calvin Harris.

Fans speculated about potential clues. As Time reported, one fan speculated that the snake’s face showed the numbers two and five, which hints at an Aug. 25 release date.

Not much is known about Swift’s new album. Genius listed a potential new Taylor Swift song called “Timeless” as “coming soon.” The same song was tweeted out by Vevo Australia.

There were rumors last fall that Swift was working with Drake on a new album. This was confirmed when the “More Life” rapper shared a photo of Swift and Drake working in the studio together.

But no matter who is on this new album, we can bet that Swift started out with a blank space.