Taylor Swift to drop new surprise album, Folklore

VALERIE MACON / AFP

Taylor Swift has announced that she will be dropping a surprise new album, Folklore.

The Grammy Award-winning singer shared the news with her fans on Instagram on Thursday.

In her post she wrote, “Most of the things I had planned this summer didn’t end up happening, but there is something I hadn’t planned on that DID happen. And that thing is my 8th studio album, folklore.”

The 30-year-old superstar also revealed that she wrote and recorded the majority of her new album’s music “in isolation”.

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