I don’t know how it gets better than this, Taylor Nation.
The Fearless One played at the Houston Toyota Center last night, May 16. There’s an excellent review from the Houston Chronicle that says, “It’s to Swift’s credit that amid so much flash and sparkle, she never gets lost. Her mischievously sweet personality is what carries every moment, every song, every stage trick, from top to bottom.” You can also read more reviews at Culture Map Houston and the c.
Here at the Swift Agency, just a guy who thinks you shouldn’t be dancing in a storm because you’ll catch a cold, we’re glad to reveal that the classic song was Fearless. This time, instead of just mentioning it, let me tell you why I love this song.
This song is old school Taylor at her best. What makes Fearless so classic is exactly the opposite of pop. It’s a song about a perfect date, meant to be sang slowly and works even better acoustic. The song is not about dancing and doesn’t make you want to dance, but it does make you remember all those times you wanted to dance with that one person. The lyrics feel like raindrops on a windshield, you don’t notice them unless you’re really listening – and if you’re not listening then this song is not for you. The music is subtle yet enticing. It’s not the perfect song, but it comes really, really close.
Vote for T-Swizzle for the Billboard Milestone Award! The 2013 Billboard Music Awards take place on May 19. The Queen of Sparks is also nominated for the 2013 CMT Awards for Video of the Year and Female Video of the Year. Don’t forget to vote.
Coming up on the Calendar!
- May 19: The 2013 Billboard Music Awards will be broadcast live on ABC from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Remember to vote for Taylor Swift for the Milestone Award! She is scheduled to perform.
- May 19: ACM Presents: Tim McGraw’s Superstar Summer Night at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, NV.
- May 21: The Red Tour at Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. On sale now. Ticket information here.
- May 22: The Red Tour at AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. On sale now. More information on Ticketmaster.