Taylor Swift working on new songs 'around the clock': Report


If it feels like you haven't seen or heard much from Taylor Swift lately it's because she's hunkered down in Nashville working on new songs for her next album. It's been three years since she dropped her smash 1989 album, one of the longest breaks between release since she dropped her self-titled debut in 2006.

An unnamed source told E! Newsthat she's been "writing and recording her new album in Nashville for the last several months," which explains why Taylor has been laying low on social media for a bit. "She has been working on it around the clock and will be making an announcement soon. She is really excited about her new music and can't wait to share it with her fans."

There have been no clues as to when a new untitled album might drop, but the insider stressed that Swift has been "entirely focused on that and not much else. She has been 100 percent dedicated to making music the last few months and that's it." She did, however, come up for air on Wednesday night (May 3) to give props to her friends in Haim for their new song "Want You Back," captioning an Instagram, "On. Repeat. Til. The. End. Of Time." She paused listening to the song at 0:13, of course.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 15: Recording artist Taylor Swift performs onstage during The 58th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 15, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - FEBRUARY 28: Recording artist Taylor Swift attends the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted By Graydon Carter at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 28, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic)
INGLEWOOD, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 03: Recording artist Taylor Swift attends the iHeartRadio Music Awards at The Forum on April 3, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Taylor Swift attends the 'Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology' Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by John Shearer/Getty Images)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MAY 10: Taylor Swift arrives at the 64th Annual BMI Pop Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on May 10, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 31: Singer Taylor Swift is seen on August 31, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by XPX/Star Max/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 07: Taylor Swift seen on the streets of Manhattan on September 7, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 09: Taylor Swift leaves Tamarind restaurant on September 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 16: Taylor Swift is seen in Tribeca on September 16, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Alo Ceballos/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 27: Taylor Swift is seen in the West Village on September 27, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Alo Ceballos/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 28: Taylor Swift is seen on September 28, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Gardiner Anderson/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 12: Taylor Swift seen on October 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 12: Taylor Swift is seen outside 'Lovers Of Today on October 12, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - OCTOBER 13: Singer Taylor Swift is seen in Soho on October 13, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 07: Taylor Swift leaves Lourde's birthday party at ZZÃs Clam Bar on November 7, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by James Devaney/GC Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 02: Taylor Swift presents award onstage at the 50th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on November 2, 2016 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Erika Goldring/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 08: Singer Taylor Swift is seen walking in Soho on August 8, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 06: Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston are seen at LAX on July 06, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by starzfly/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)
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That 'gram came more than a month after she co-signed a new track by another core squad member, Lorde, saying sh had to "make up an interpretive dance" to the New Zealand singer's hit single "Green Light."

On. Repeat. Til. The. End. Of. Time‼️‼️‼️‼️‼️‼️❗️ @haimtheband

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g2g brb just gonna make up an interpretive dance to this magnificent bop for the ages ELLA I LOVE YOU

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