After deleting the entirety of her social media posts this past weekend, the rumour mill suggested Taylor Swift is gearing up to release new music and it looks like the speculation is on the mark. 

According to US Weekly, the pop superstar will drop the first single from her forthcoming sixth studio album on Friday (US time), while a music video is expected to be released as well. 

Insiders told US Weekly that the song is "poppy" and that Swift is being "very secretive about [her new album], but it's going to be a really good one".

Swift updated her social media accounts earlier this morning with a mysterious ten-second clip of what some believe to be a slithering snake.

The news comes only a week after the 27-year-old emerged victorious in her lawsuit against a Denver radio host, after a jury ruled that Swift was groped by the DJ during a backstage meet and greet at her concert in 2013.


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