On Sunday, Taylor Swift won the top honour at the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards.

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She then concluded the night with a surpisingly significant announcement: the release of her upcoming album.

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Following her win for "All Too Well: The Short Film," which won best long form video and director, Swift stated, 

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"I thought it would be a fun opportunity to remind you that my new album comes out on October 21." At midnight, I'll tell you more.

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Swift said on social media that "Midnights," the title of her upcoming 10th studio album, 

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 would feature "tales of 13 sleepless nights spread throughout my life." After releasing "Folklore" and "Evermore,

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" she will release her next album. Five months separated the release of each project two years ago. 

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 The album of the year at the 2021 Grammy Awards was "Folklore."

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The pop artist revealed it towards the conclusion of her award speech, during which she also thanked Olivia Rodrigo and Doja Cat for winning the category.

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She stated, "I know with every breath I take that without you, the fans, we wouldn't have been able to make this short film. If it weren't for you, I wouldn't be able to re-record my records. I was inspired to do that by you.

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