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Taylor Swift - New Romantics (Official Single Cover)

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New Romantics is a song recorded by American singer-songwriter Taylor Swift for her fifth studio album, 1989 (2014). The last Target-exclusive bonus track on the deluxe edition of the album, the song was released to iTunes on March 3, 2015, as the fifth promotional single and entered the Billboard Hot 100 at number 71 due to digital sales. The following year, "New Romantics" was serviced to contemporary hit radio in the United States on February 23, 2016, through Big Machine Records and Republic Records as the seventh official 1989 single.

Lyrics

VERSE 1
We're all bored, we're all so tired of everything
We wait for trains that just aren't coming
We show off our different scarlet letters
Trust me, mine is better
We're so young, but we're on the road to ruin
We play dumb but we know exactly what we're doing
We cry tears of mascara in the bathroom
Honey, life is just a classroom

CHORUS
'Cause baby I could build a castle
Out of all the bricks they threw at me
And every day is like a battle
But every night with us is like a dream
Baby we're the new romantics
Come on, come along with me
Heartbreak is the national anthem
We sing it proudly
We're too busy dancing to get knocked off our feet
Baby we're the new romantics
The best people in life are free

VERSE 2
We're all here, the lights and noise are blinding
We hang back it's all in the timing
It's poker, you can't see it in my face
But I'm about to play my Ace
We need love but all we want is danger
We team up then switch sides like a record changer
The rumors are terrible and cruel
But honey most of them are true

CHORUS

BREAKDOWN
Please take my hand and
Please take me dancing and
Please leave me stranded
It's so romantic, it's so romantic

CHORUS

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