The saga between Taylor Swift and Scooter Braun doesn’t seem to have run its course completely. On November 16, 2020, Variety reported that Braun had sold Swift Masters for her first six records for a whopping $ 300 million. This comes just 17 months after Braun paid the same price for buying Big Machine Label Group, which was Swift’s home label for its first six albums: Taylor Swift, Without fear, Speak Now, Red, 1989, Cliu.
Naturally, this sale caused a ton of speculation among Swifties. Some wondered if Swift and Braun had come to an agreement and surprisingly oral tradition the artist had completely bought her masters. Others questioned whether the sale meant Swift no longer intended to re-register her masters as she had originally planned to do. Seeing all the conversations, Swift took to her Twitter page to clear things up.
Taylor Swift announces that she has started re-recording her masters via Twitter
After sharing that Braun would not sell her masters to her without an NDA ironclad, Swift said she would continue to re-record her masters for her first six records. The “my tears ricochet” singer said she really enjoyed re-recording her old works and promised fans there were lots of special things for them.
“I have recently started recording my older music and it has already been inspiring and creatively fulfilling,” says Swift. “I’m surprised enough. I want to thank you guys for supporting me through this continuous saw, and I can’t wait to hear what I’ve been dreaming of. I love your boys and I’m just going to sail, as they say. ”
Critics have predicted how the ‘folklore’ artist will force fans to buy the latest versions of her albums.
In addition to the letter for her fans, Swift also included a letter to the new owners of her masters. She said that while she knew that re-recording her masters would reduce the value of her original masters, this was the only “way to regain the pride I had when I heard songs from my first six albums and also allowing my fans to listen to these recordings without feelings of guilt for the benefit of Scooter. ”
But what exactly are Swift’s surprises for fans? As well as Swift covering her older songs with a more mature voice, users forward O It wasn’t already predicting how Swift might attract its fans to buy its newly registered masters and support them over the old ones. “[The masters will come] with diaries of how it felt to look back on certain songs and the growth she feels after signing each one, ”wrote one user, Swift plans. “The pain of stopping halfway sometimes because she remembers being that young, vulnerable girl and how she wants to tell that girl to be strong. Be true. Be herself. “
Can Swift get companies, radio stations, etc. to support its new songs over the old ones?
But it was never an issue for Swift to get his fans to buy and listen to new versions of her songs. Swifties are considered a true fan base and have been supporting Swift since the beginning of her sex with Braun. The real challenge for Swift is to get companies, radios, commercials, etc. to join her and play the new versions of her songs over the older ones. But another user thinks Swift fans will solve this issue for her as well.
“Swifties will keep systematic records of companies that use its old records in advertisements and will organize boycotts of those companies once Taylor re-registers,” said one person, noting. how Swift would get the last laugh against Braun. ‘This will be big news because swifties have that kind of power and will accuse these companies of hating women. At that point, companies will use the repeats to avoid the bad press. No other artist or fanbase could get away with this but Taylor will find a way to win as always. You can take this photo online. “
Will the singer have the last laugh against Scooter Braun?
It will be interesting to see if any of these prophecies come true. But one thing we would be willing to pledge money to is that we have not yet heard the last of this ongoing conflict between Swift and Braun.