Because of Swift's perceived vindictive nature, people are flipping out at what all of this could mean, and her album title and the snake she posted could all be part of her plan to strike back at her perceived haters.
Taylor Swift gave her official announcement of her next album and single drop date on her Instagram on August 23. Based on that cover art, this upcoming record is definitely going to be a change of pace for her, which makes the new single release all the more interesting.
Q: What if I have more questions about Taylor Swift? . On the album cover, Swift is amidst black and white newspapers and is wearing a shirt that is shredded up as she holds a solemn stare. Swift, who had forever been pegged a snake thanks to the below tweet from Kardashian, was one of the first accounts to test it, and soon, her feed was snake free.
She followed up her video of an unidentified creature's tail to reveal, as fans had expected, the mystery reptile was a snake.
The feud between Kardashian, West, 40, and Swift, 27, began previous year, when the pop star claimed she didn't give the rapper permission to say "I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex, because I made that b***h famous" in his song "Famous".More news: Big Ben bongs to be silenced
Buzzfeed investigated the unusual lack of serpents on the reality star's photographs and concluded that she must have the keyword filter on.
Taylor's prologue to this was her three-day unveiling of a snake video - what many fans believe is a reference to the snake emoji that became synonymous with her after Kim Kardashian teased and released the video of Taylor Swift discussing Kanye West's "Famous" lyrics with him on Snapchat.
Swift, who was brought to tears at points during the trial, counter-sued Mueller in the civil case for a symbolic $1 (77p) and the chance to stand up for other women.
We'll find out when Taylor Swift's new single drops Thursday night.