‘Midnights’ Album by Taylor Swift: Release Date, Songs, Cover & Other Details

The long wait for Taylor Swift’s album, Midnights, finally seems to be over. Let’s find out its details such as release date, songs, and cover.


The Wait is Over! Release Date of Midnight

During her MTV VMAs speech for winning ‘Video of the Year, she made an unexpected announcement about her new album. Midnights. The new album will soon be released within two months leaving the fans excited and flabbergasted. She addressed her fans and talked about dropping the album this year only,

“I had sort of made up my mind that if you were going to be this generous and give us this,”

According to her, the album will come out on October 21, 2022. Additionally, she has changed her bio on her social media handles to “meet me at midnight”. People on social media are talking about her album, and her phrase, “meet me at midnight” is trendy as a hashtag on Twitter.

“I thought it might be a fun moment to tell you that my brand-new album comes out October 21st. And I will tell you more at midnight.”

There is a high possibility that it will be a midnight release like her previous albums. Coincidently, October 21 is also the birthday of Kim Kardashian.

Furthermore, the fans when adding up the digits of the date, and month (10+2+1=13) gave thirteen. This number is a crucial number for Taylor and her fans. It’s the favorite Easter egg number of the pop star.

Songs in the Album Midnights

As per her favorable number, she has discussed that the songs will have thirteen tracks. She gave detail about her work along these lines,
“Midnights, the stories of 13 sleepless nights scattered throughout my life, will be out October 21. Meet me at midnight.”

However, she has not discussed anything regarding her first single. Unlike her previous re-recorded songs, this album will consist of her original work.

Taylor Swift and Midnights (Instagram/taylorswift)

Related: BLACKPINK’s Jennie and BTS’ V Dating Rumors Sparks Again After Picture Together

Cover of the Midnights

After months of wait and teaser, the cover is now publicized. It shows her wearing makeup while focusing on something else. Her eye makeup is glittery and has a cat-eye liner, suiting her face. Moreover, her eyes are set on the lighter she is holding.

Message of Taylor Swift

Her message talks about her album’s objective. She wrote it in a very poetic way which touched the artistic side of many. She began her message in the following way,

” We lie awake in love and in fear, in turmoil and in tears. We stare at walls and drink until they speak back. We twist in our self-made cages and pray that we aren’t – right this minute – about to make some fateful life-altering mistake. “

Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift (Credit: GOTHAM/WIREIMAGE)

Talking about the tracks and album, she declared it as a journey through sweet dreams and terrors,


” This is a collection of music written in the middle of the night, a journey through terrors and sweet dreams. The floors we pace and the demons we face. For all of us who have tossed and turned and decided to keep the lanterns lit and go searching – hoping that just maybe, when the clock strikes twelve… we’ll meet ourselves. “

She ended the message simply by revealing the number of tracks and release date,

” Midnights, the stories of 13 sleepless nights scattered throughout my life, will be out October 21. Meet me at midnight.”

Some Other Details

The pre-order option for the album, Midnights, is available. Furthermore, merchandise is also released for the people to buy. Fans have an option to get Midnights in vinyl, CD, or cassette as well as in the standard digital version.


Taylor has not talked about any tour for her album. The last tour announcement was on February 2021.

Read More: How to Watch MTV VMAs 2022: Time, Nominations, Performances and Much More

Leave a Comment

Latest Posts