Twitter Reacts to The National’s Aaron Dessner Collaborating with Taylor Swift on Surprise Album


There's nothing people love more than a surprise album from a Pop superstar (e.g. Beyoncé), so when Taylor Swift announced she would be releasing her eighth studio album folklore — "an entire brand new album of songs I’ve poured all of my whims, dreams, fears, and musings into," according to her Twitter — people lost their shit.

folklore comes out at midnight tonight and includes 16 tracks, one featuring Bon Iver, and 11 of which were co-written by Aaron Dessner of Cincinnati-bred Indie Rockers The National.

And the Twitter world has plenty to say about the unlikely musical duo: