Visualizing the lyrics of Taylor Swift's 'Midnights.' by USA Today
Taylor Swift, a mastermind of musical narratives, has spun together yet another new labyrinth of stories to explore in her new album "Midnights." Have a question about what those lyrics might look like if they were visualized? You're no longer on your own, kid. Here's a visual exploration of repetition within all of Swift's newly released songs, from "Lavender Haze" to "Anti-Hero" to "Karma." Each square along the bottom of the chart represents a line from a song — and arches connect the lines wherever they're repeated. Tap or hover over the arches to see more.
Before the album dropped Janie analyzed every single word used in Swift's songs in order to visualize each time the word midnights had been used: https://www.usatoday.com/in-depth/graphics/2022/10/20/midnights-every-time-taylor-swift-has-used-word-her-lyrics/10550316002/
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