Aren’t surprise gifts the best? Little nuggets that come seemingly out of nowhere to give you the warm and fuzzy? That’s what Taylor Swift Reveals to her fans today the pop icon drops her new song. And music video “Christmas Tree Farm” at midnight Friday.
Taylor Swift reveals a video for her new festive track called ‘Christmas Tree Farm’. Hear it below.
The four-minute song co-produced by Taylor Swift and Jimmy Napes. Its accompanying video uses footage of baby Taylor in the snow on the Christmas tree farm she grew up on. So as a child by the Christmas tree and more heartwarming scenes.
“I love you / Just being in your arms / Takes me back to that little farm /. Where every wish comes true,” Swift sings on the chorus.
Watch the video below:
The singer announces the new offering on social media yesterday (December 5).
“When in doubt, ask the itty bitty pretty kitty committee,”. So She tweets alongside a video which sees her speaking to her cats.
When in doubt, ask the itty bitty pretty kitty committee. When they shun you with silence, ambivalence, and judgmental brush offs… just put the song out anyway. NEW XMAS SONG AND VIDEO (made from home videos 👨👩👧👦) OUT TONIGHT #ChristmasTreeFarm 🌲🎄🌲🎄🌲🎄🌲🎄🌲🎄🌲🎄🌲 pic.twitter.com/GdlnCAKDLF
— Taylor Swift (@taylorswift13) December 5, 2019
“When they shun you with silence, ambivalence, and judgemental brush offs. But just put the song out anyway. NEW XMAS SONG AND VIDEO (made from home videos) OUT TONIGHT. #ChristmasTreeFarm”.
Swift has cover Christmas songs in the past. So including her festive 2007 EP ‘The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection’. But this marks the first time she releases an original track.
It’s a nostalgic ditty, about days past when Christmas much simpler (and way less stressful).
“My winter nights are taken up by static, stress and holiday shopping traffic,” Swift begins. “I close my eyes, and I’m somewhere else just like magic.”
“Christmas tree farm”
In the upbeat song, Taylor Swift continues to describe a “Christmas tree farm” in her “heart”. So the music video includes several adorable home videos of the young pop icon. But who grew up on a Christmas tree farm in Pennsylvania.
In one shot, a much smaller Taylor Swift reveals, clad in pink footie pyjamas, digs through her stocking. In another, the future Grammy-winning artist rips through green gift-wrap to unveil an acoustic guitar. But Not to mention the precious clip of her on Santa’s lap.
Taylor Swift reveals Christmas song (at midnight!) and a music video ‘made from home videos’
On Thursday, Taylor Swift reveals she’d written a holiday song. And would be releasing it at midnight.
“Hey, I know this pretty wild. But I’ve just written a Christmas song. I feel like it’s weird to just, like, wait a year to put it out? I don’t have anyone to ask right now except for…” Swift says in the video clip before turning the camera onto her cat. “Meredith, should I put out a Christmas song, like, now? K, that’s hard to tell”.
Merry Swift-mas, everybody! Taylor Swift reveals & just play Santa to all of her fans. By gifting them with a new holiday song, ‘Christmas Tree Farm,’. So as well as an epic video to go with it.
While many consider Mariah Carey to be the “Queen of Christmas,”. Taylor Swift issue a serious challenge for the crown on Dec. 6. She kick-off “Swift-mas” by releasing “Christmas Tree Farm,” her first holiday-themed song in over a decade. For Swifties, new music is always on their Christmas lists. And Santa Taylor (Taylor Claus? Santa Swift?) came through. Because the new song is everything we want and more!
New holiday song
Taylor had some help when announcing her new holiday song. “I know this is pretty wild, but I’ve just written a Christmas song,” she says in an Instagram video. “I feel like it’s weird to just like wait a year to put it out. And I don’t know what to do”. The Swiftmas Santa then consult her helpers – aka the ‘itty bitty pretty kitty committee,’. So aka her cats Olivia Benson, Meredith Grey, and Benjamin Button – whether or not she should release the song. After being met with ‘silence, ambivalence, and judgmental brush-offs,” Taylor decided to just go with it. “NEW XMAS SONG AND VIDEO (made from home videos) OUT TONIGHT.”
For Taylor Swift, the song is a chance to revisit her past. Before she was one of the biggest pop stars on the planet. So Taylor a girl growing up in Pennsylvania on a Christmas-tree nursery called Pine Ridge Farm. “It an actual Christmas tree farm,” she told Philly Mag in 2018. “We had, like, 15 acres. It was really fun as a kid. I also spent my summers at the Jersey Shore, on the bay in Stone Harbor. I walk everywhere barefoot. It just the most amazing, magical way to grow up”.
Taylor said to BGM in 2018
“I grew up on a farm. It a Christmas tree farm, though. So that’s why I’m sort of obsessed with Christmas,” she says to BGM in 2018. So while explaining her love of the holiday. “Yeah, I really love Christmas. I wish it was all year round, just like for the feeling that everybody has. Everybody’s buying gifts for each other. And there’s sort of a feeling about it. But, I think that the fact that I love it so much is probably. Because I grew up on a Christmas tree farm.”
“Christmas Tree Farm” is Taylor Swift’s first-holiday release since 2007’s The Taylor Swift Holiday Collection. (Though, some die-hard fans have argued that Lover’s title track qualifies for the line. “Can we leave the Christmas lights up ‘till January?”). The EP features covers of Christmas classics like “Last Christmas,” and “Santa Baby,”. So while offering two originals: “Christmases When You Were Mine,” and “Christmas Must Be Something More”. The EP a commercial success, hitting No. 20 on the Billboard 200. So while topping the Holiday Albums chart.