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Taylor Swift's Me! breaks YouTube record

Taylor Swift's Me! breaks YouTube record

Taylor is likely to chat with the radio station when she releases her new album, or announces an upcoming Australian tour. She also drew attention to the fact that the individual integers in 65.2 million (6, 5 and 2) add up to her lucky number of 13.

The track is a collaboration between Swift and Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco.

Brendon took to Instagram to thank Taylor for "allowing" him to be part of her "beautiful story" and admitted it was "incredible" to work alongside her. Am I somehow invested in Taylor Swift's future nuptials despite thinking most of her music is safe cotton candy? Yup. Well, like any Swiftie knows, there are a lot of them.

New music! Taylor (R) debuted her first material in two years on Friday - with a special midnight music video release for new single, ME!, with Panic!

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In a Tweet about the achievement, Swift thanked her fans for their role in the record-setting debut.

The 29-year-old singer's newest single, "ME!", smashed multiple YouTube records.

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The video opens with a pink snake magically morphing into a cloud of butterflies, representing Swift's Reputation-era aesthetics - which were full of snake iconography - and her metamorphosis to this next, bright phase. I can't believe how much they care.

However, instead of welcoming a new album on the said date, a new single has been given, titled ME!

"I've been a Taylor Swift fan for as long as I can remember".

The blonde beauty is already one of the most popular musicians on the video-sharing platform, with her channel boasting as many as 33 million subscribers. In a past interview, he said, "Honestly from the get-go I was into that girl".

Musical and film references abound in the video, and it's hard not to see echoes of Baz Luhrmann's movie musical Moulin Rouge starring Nicole Kidman in this scene, in which Swift perches in a waterfall dress on the top of a unicorn overlooking a Paris-like cityscape with sparkling skies.

The songs includes the lyrics "I'm the only one of me baby, that's the fun of me", "You're the only one of you".