Taylor Swift unveiled the whimsical music video for “Bejeweled” on Tuesday (Oct. 25), and Swifties are satisfied the visible hints at Communicate Now (Taylor’s Model) being the following album within the famous person’s lineup of re-recordings.
The Easter eggs begin even earlier than the Midnights observe kicks in, with an instrumental model of Communicate Now album minimize “Enchanted” taking part in on the violin. (It must be famous that Swift additionally selected to launch her new visible on the stroke of midnight on the twelfth anniversary of the 2010 album’s authentic launch.)
Nevertheless, the largest trace got here when Taylor-as-Cinderella enters the elevator to go to the prince’s ball and presses the purple button for the third ground.
“EACH BUTTON REPRESENTS AN ALBUM AND NUMBER 13 IS PURPLE. SPEAK NOW TAYLOR’S VERSION IS NEXT,” one fan wrote, pointing to the colours of every of the buttons — which occur to signify the aesthetic of every of Tay’s corresponding eras. (For instance, each “2” and “10” are the identical coloration yellow for 2008’s Fearless and its 2021 re-recording; “4” and “11” are each pink for 2012’s Purple and its (Taylor’s Model) counterpart and so forth.)
However that’s not all. Later within the video, Swift steps out onto the parapet of the citadel she now owns, and the balcony simply so occurs to be an actual reproduction of the flying rig she used in the course of the Communicate Now World Tour in 2011 to fly throughout arenas as she carried out “Love Story.”
Then, the digicam pans out to disclose the citadel underneath siege by a trio of dragons — a lyrical reference to fan favourite “Lengthy Reside” (“I had the time of my life preventing dragons with you,” anybody?) — simply in time for a stately instrumental model of the Communicate Now nearer to play over the video’s finish credit.
Take a look at extra Swiftie theories in regards to the litany of Communicate Now Easter eggs within the “Bejeweled” video under.