On Thursday (June 13),Taylor Swiftgifted us with the second single off her upcoming albumLover, "You Need To Calm Down." And aside from the track rightfullyputting haters in their place, it also champions the LGBTQ+ community and shouts out GLAAD, whichsaw an influx in donationsafter the song dropped. But the pop titan isn't stopping there.
On Sunday (June 16) Swift teased the song's music video onInstagram, which is set to premiere duringGood Morning Americaon Monday (June 17). "Asked a few friends to be in the You Need To Calm Down video 😄 Out tomorrow at 8:15am ET" she captioned a clip naming all the celebrities we can expect to see, including some of the biggest names in the LGBTQ+ community. Here's everyone: Ellen DeGeneres, Ryan Reynolds, Laverne Cox, Karamo Brown, Antoni Poroski, Jonathan Van Ness, Tan France, Bobby Berk, Billy Porter,Ciara, RuPaul, Jesse Tyler Ferguson (whom she recentlyperformed with at Stonewall Inn), Justin Mikita,Adam Lambert, Todrick Hall,Hayley Kiyoko, Adam Rippon, Chester Lockhart, Dexter Mayfield, Hannah Hart.
Check out the post below.
"I wanted you to hear the song first and then see the video because the video is very worth the wait," Swift explained during heralbum announcement livestream. From the sounds of it, she was not exaggerating! Look out for the video tomorrow morning andLoveron August 23.