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Taylor Swift changes controversial lyrics for ‘Better Than Revenge’

By- USA NATIONAL POST

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Taylor Swift is using the opportunity to rerecord her tracks to make some modifications.

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The singer tackled a topic that hasn't aged well in her Friday album release, "Speak Now (Taylor's Version)".

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In the first verse of her 2010 song "Better Than Revenge," Swift declares, "She's better known for the things that she does on the mattress."

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Swift has altered the lyric in the 2023 version to "He was a moth to the flame, she was holding the matches."

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Taylor is highly renowned for supporting women, and her supporters have been arguing whether she would rewrite the original lyric for weeks because many interpreted it as "slut shaming."

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The cut was not announced in advance by the famous performer, and it drew conflicting responses online.

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