Taylor Swift made a surprise visit to the NFL Draft in Nashville on Thursday.
The pop superstar was interviewed by Robin Roberts in front of an enthusiastic crowd that filled the streets to witness the annual professional football drawing.
And the 29-year-old finally revealed the project she had been teasing for weeks … a new single and music video called ME!
Surprise! Taylor Swift, 29, made a surprise visit to the NFL Draft with Robin Roberts (L), 58, in Nashville on Thursday
Taylor rocked a sparkling rainbow Retrofete Gabrielle Robe who boasted a deep neckline and an impossible high hem.
& # 39; This is great! I've been living here for 15 years and I've seen something like that, & a pleasantly surprised Taylor said about the size of the crowd.
Robin quickly mentioned her recent scourge of a new project on social media. & # 39; I have given some instructions. But there are more clues, & Taylor said.
In a pre-taped segment, Taylor drove around Nashville to show her fans where her musical career began.
The big revelation: she finally revealed the project she had been teasing for weeks … a new single and music video called ME!
Details: & # 39; It will be a new song and a video clip. The song is called ME! and it contains Brendan Urie from Panic At The Disco & # 39;
She then joined Robin again on stage and finally revealed her big news.
& # 39; It will be a new song and a video clip. The song is called ME! and it contains Brendan Urie from Panic At The Disco & # 39;
& # 39; Thank you very much for taking care of the music that I make. You gave me a chance to become 14 years old. You interviewed me at the age of 14, & she told Robin, who then asked what the Blank Space singer was feeling at the moment.
Glitzy gal: Taylor rocked a sparkling rainbow Retrofete Gabrielle Robe who boasted a deep neckline and an impossible high hem
Emotional: & # 39; It's so overwhelming. ME! is about embracing your individuality and really celebrating and possessing it, & Taylor explained
& # 39; It's so overwhelming. ME! is about embracing your individuality and really celebrating and possessing it, and you know, I think with a pop song we have the ability to keep a melody in your head … I just wanted it to be there a wax that made them feel better about themselves, & she explained.
& # 39; The fans are great … I can't believe how much they care … So it makes it more fun for me to make music, to make video clips, knowing that they care about small Easter eggs, or hints or hints will give …
& # 39; As you don't know how much fun it is to make things for people who care so much about it. So it's the fans … They've always been there … And it has become more fun when time runs out … & # 39; she added.
Tour: In a pre-defined segment, Taylor rode around Nashville to show her fans where her musical career began
Back to the beginning: Taylor explained that she was signed up for a record deal after the performance at The Bluebird Cafe
Good wishes: Taylor expressed the hope that young budding artists will continue to follow their dreams
Minutes after the announcement, Taylor shared the cover of the album for the new single on her Instagram account.
The title of the song contains upside down flowers in the inscription as she subtitles the post: & # 39; WELL GUYS 4.26 will be here in a few hours and my new number & # 39; ME! & # 39; With the extraordinarily talented and amazing @brendonurie of @panicatthedisco will go out tonight at midnight eastward.
& # 39; In other exciting news, the VIDEO will also be out and I can't wait to watch you (and answer some questions) during the premieres on @YouTube. & # 39;
Album art: minutes after the announcement, Taylor shared the album cover art for the new single on her Instagram account
The appearance comes hours after the pop superstar surprised fans in a parking lot in Nashville by posing with a huge butterfly wall painting.
On her Instagram account, Taylor explained in a selfie video: & # 39; Okay, so we had this butterfly wall painted on a wall in Nashville and gave directions about the song and the new music in the mural, so I'm going show up & # 39;
Taylor added that the mural was painted by Kelsey Montague from Denver, who painted one of her favorite murals in New York.
Fan love: a fan posted a billboard from Taylor with the title of her new soon to be big hit
The singer, who has a home in Nashville, spent 45 minutes with fans taking photos and signing autographs, according to eyewitnesses.
& # 39; You are great to sort this out because no one knew we were coming. No one knew this was part of the campaign and what we were doing, so you found out what the clue was, "she said in a clip posted on Twitter. & # 39; You are the best. I love you so much. & # 39;
Taylor thanked the artist who made the mural in an Instagram post on Thursday. She also thanked her fans for appearing and said: & # 39; I have never been so proud of your FBI level detective skills. & # 39;
Surprise: the appearance comes hours after the pop superstar surprised fans in a parking lot in Nashville by posing with a huge butterfly wall painting
Eagle-eyed fans also noted that Taylor registered a song called ME! with Panic At The Disco two days ago.
The discography information shows that the song is labeled under the & # 39; alternative / punk & # 39; genre and could be a collaboration with Brendan Urie and his band.
Taylor has maddened fans with her persistent hints about her rumor of music drop on April 26.
Meet and greet: According to eyewitnesses, the singer, who owns a house in Nashville, has spent 45 minutes with fans
Details: Taylor added that the mural was painted by Kelsey Montague from Denver, who painted one of her favorite murals in New York
The date & # 39; 4.26 & # 39; appeared in recent weeks in the captions on her social media and she started adding pink and purple glitter filters to all her photos.
If it is indeed a new album, it will be Taylor & # 39; s first release after its hugely successful Reputation album from 2017.
And since March she has been wearing pastel outfits for her public performances, including during the iHeartRadio Music Awards and this week during the Time 100 gala.
Detective work: fans of eagle eyes also saw that Taylor registered a song called ME! with Panic At The Disco two days ago