Joe Alwyn on Edge as Taylor Swift Announces New Album ‘The Tortured Poets Department’

Joe Alwyn on Edge as Taylor Swift Announces New Album ‘The Tortured Poets Department’

Joe Alwyn Anticipates Taylor Swift’s New Album

Insiders close to actor Joe Alwyn express his apprehension as Taylor Swift announces her 13th album, “The Tortured Poets Department.”

Speculation arises about whether Swift will divulge intimate details about their past relationship in her upcoming album.

Actor’s Concerns About Diss Tracks

Sources reveal that Joe Alwyn would be “shocked” if Taylor Swift includes negative details about their split in her new album.

Despite their six-year relationship and his contribution to Swift’s previous albums, Alwyn believes it would be “shady” if she were to diss him in any way.

Album Title Sparks Alarm Bells

While confident that Swift won’t reveal too much, Alwyn is concerned about the album’s title, which he sees as an “undeniable” reference to his WhatsApp group, “The Tortured Man Club.”

The group, shared with friends Paul Mescal and Andrew Scott, has a connection that Swift reportedly disapproved of during their relationship.

Swift’s Album Announcement at the Grammys

Taylor Swift surprised fans at the Grammys by announcing her new album during her acceptance speech.

She shared that “The Tortured Poets Department” would be released on April 19, triggering speculation among fans about potential references to her past relationships, particularly with Joe Alwyn.

History of Collaboration and Silence

Joe Alwyn, despite working on ten of Swift’s songs, has remained silent about their breakup, showing respect for Swift.

The actor helped with songwriting on her previous album, “Folklore,” winning Album of the Year at the 2021 Grammys.

Alwyn has removed himself from Swift’s narrative but remains wary of potential revelations in her new album.

Swift and Alwyn’s Past Relationship

Taylor Swift and Joe Alwyn were in a relationship for six years before their surprising split in early 2023.

The secrecy surrounding their romance was intentional, with Alwyn addressing the privacy in past interviews. Speculation about engagement and marriage surfaced, but the couple kept details private.

Swift’s new album announcement has reignited interest in their past, leaving Alwyn cautious about potential exposure in her music.